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Fabricio Werdum Shows Off His Inner Meathead

Does not matter what supplements you are taking, getting locked in a cage with Cain Velasquez will never be fun…With that said, Fabricio Werdum has certainly proven he deserves his shot at the title and it will be very interesting to see what type of game plan the dangerous Brazilian looks to employ against Cain.  Watch all fighter video blogs at Intravid.com Fabricio Werdum preparing...
Via Tito Couture
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Biggest Heel of 2014 for WWE: The Injury Bug

Coming out of Raw last night, I was convinced that the biggest heel of 2014 is turning out to be the injury bug. Raw went off the air with Seth Rollins possibly injured after getting flung out the ring and hurting his knee.  As it turns out, Rollins was just doing a fine job of selling and is luckily fine. Still, it called to mind the injuries the WWE has already had to endure...
Via Between The Ropes
6 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC 180: Velasquez vs. Werdum

UFC 180: Velasquez vs. Werdum When: November 15th, 2014 Where: Arena Ciudad de Mexico in Mexico City, Mexico How: Pay-Per-View (10PM ET/7PM PT) Who: Fabricio Werdum vs. Cain Velasquez (UFC heavyweight champion)
Via 5thRound.com
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Anybody Else Excited For TUF Latin America???

TUF has lost some steam over the past few seasons but I have a feeling with TUF Mexico ending in a fight between those two on November 15th, that this season will be a good one. Anybody believe Werdum will be the man to steal Cain’s belt?  Cain Velasquez the father Cain Velasquez at the San Jose Sharks game
Via Tito Couture
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Team Velasquez Coaching Staff Looks Pretty Stacked

One thing is for sure, with a coaching staff like that there is no question those lucky enough to be on Team Velasquez will surely improve while on the show! Watch all fighter video blogs at Intravid.com Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez show off their flags
Via Tito Couture
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Luke Rockhold Arrives In Germany For This Weekends Fights

Luke Rockhold is recovering from a broken toe and seems to be staying away from his Bay Area home as much as possible.  Luke is helping his teammate and friend Cain Velasquez coach TUF Latin America, and apparently showed up for the gig last minute because he saw it as a free vacation.  Now Rockhold is on his way to Germany for the UFC fight week.  Luke seems to be doing alright...
Via Tito Couture
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Luke Rockhold Tries To Look More Mexican At TUF Latin America

 TUF Latin America is finally under way and the boys from AKA San Jose are ready for the world’s toughest tournament to begin. Cain Velasquez, who’s father Efrain is of Mexican descent should fit right in with the Spanish speaking competitors but for Luke Rockhold, apparently a nice mustache made him feel a bit more in the mix. All the best to Cain and Luke, hope they both enjoy...
Via Tito Couture
May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Full Cast Revealed For The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America

We had reported last month that the UFC was doing a Latin American version of The Ultimate Fighter. The coaches for the season will be UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum. The two will fight November 15 in Mexico City. A short time the UFC announced the full cast for the show. Filming is already underway in Las Vegas, with UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez...
Via Between The Ropes
May 20, 2014  |  Discuss

TUF Latin America Begins Filming

The first season of TUF Latin America starting filming this week in Las Vegas with coaches Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum.  Here is a look at the full cast in what we hope will be a successful season.  This is a big market for the UFC and what a great way to come into it. Cain Velasquez with stars at the Latino Spirits awards Fabricio Werdum in Mexico City for UFC press conference
Via Tito Couture
May 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Cain Velasquez With Stars At The Latino Spirit Awards

UFC heavyweight champ and baddest dude on the planet Cain Velasquez was at the Latino Spirit Awards in Sacramento, California yesterday and snapped this picture with actor Danny Trejo.  With Cain coaching TUF Latin America and then headlining the first ever event in Mexico Cain needs to showcase his Latin roots as he is already a big star in what appears to be the sports next major...
Via Tito Couture
May 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Cain, Dana, And Fabricio Get Ready For Their Second Day Of Media In Mexico

Yesterday it was announced, to no ones surprise, that Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum would be the coaches of the first season of TUF Latin America and will fight for Cain’s title on November 15th.  The trio is still in Mexico and are seen here about to start their second day of promotions in the country.  Will be interesting to see how many Mexican fans will route for the...
Via Tito Couture
April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Cain Velasquez Vs Fabricio Werdum Set For UFC 180; Will Coach Latin TUF

The UFC held a special press conference in New Mexico yesterday where they confirmed that the promotion will be hosting their first ever event there at UFC 180 on November 15th with a heavyweight title fight between Cain Velasquez and Fabrico Werdum headlining the show. Before that, Velasquez and Werdum will serve as the coaches on the first edition of ‘The Ultimate Fighter: Latin...
Via Fight Of The Night
April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Velasquez and Werdum Set for Mexico, TUF: Latin America

Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum will face off at UFC 180 in Mexico and will also coach upcoming season of The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America Alex Ramirez – April 30, 2014 The UFC had major news on Tuesday regarding its heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez. In fact the UFC had three major announcements rolled into one. First off the heavyweight champion will return to action...
Via Overtime
April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

The Ultimate Fighter: Team Velasquez vs Team Werdum Set To Start Filming May 12th

INAUGURAL SEASON OF THE ULTIMATE FIGHTER® LATIN AMERICA: TEAM VELASQUEZ vs. TEAM WERDUM SET TO BEGIN FILMING MAY 12 UFC® heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez and No.1 contender Fabricio Werdum named coaches Series slated to air on Televisa Channel.5 in Mexico and additional Free to Air Networks in Latin America Series Finale to take place at UFC® 180 in Mexico City on November...
Via MMAInsider
April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

TUF Latin America coaches Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum to headline UFC 180

We knew this was all coming we just did not know the details. Today Dana White gave us the information. TUF Latin America starts filming May 12th with Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum as coaches. They will fight on November 15th as the main event of UFC 180 in Mexico City. The season will feature featherweights and bantamweights from Mexico and other Latin American countries. It...
Via hov-mma
April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Cain Velasquez, Fabricio Werdum Coach “TUF: Latin America”, Fight At UFC 180

UFC President Dana White moments ago made the announcement of the first ever season of “TUF: Latin America”. The coaches will be UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum. White then stated Velasquez and Werdum will main event UFC 180 on November 15 at Arena México in Mexico City. No other matches have been announced for the card. Velasquez last competed in...
Via Between The Ropes
April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum Coach ‘The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America,’ Fight at UFC 180

As expected, UFC president Dana White announced during Tuesday’s press conference in Mexico that heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez (pictured) and Fabricio Werdum will serve as opposing coaches on the inaugural season of “The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America.” Velasquez will then defend his throne against Werdum at UFC 180 on November 15 in Mexico City. Velasquez underwent...
Via 5thRound.com
April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum headlines historic UFC 180 card in Mexico City, Mexico

Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum will coach against one another on the first ever season of The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America and then face off in the main event of UFC 180 in Mexico City, Mexico. 
Via Fox Sports
April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Cain Velasquez is taking his time recovering from surgery, won’t rush into a fight this year. Should there be an interim champ?

Cain Velasquez is taking his time coming back from shoulder surgery, and as we know now from UFC Tonight and Cain’s coach, Javier Mendez, the heavyweight champ was medically cleared to use his right hand two weeks ago, but won’t rush into a fight. That fight, specifically, is against Fabricio Werdum, in Mexico City, and supposedly slated for November. There’s been rumblings...
Via Fight Hub TV
April 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Cerrone-Nurmagomedov makes sense for UFC’s lightweight division

Among the many impressive performances during Saturday’s UFC Fight Night in Orlando, Fabricio Werdum was the clear winner with his unlikely domination of fellow heavyweight contender Travis Browne, and for his efforts, will be rewarded with a crack at the belt currently owned by Cain Velasquez. But the Brazilian wasn’t the only fighter to dramatically improve upon his near future...
Via Sports-Glory
April 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Fabricio Werdum cements his place as the number one contender, is coming for Cain Velasquez

It’s Easter Sunday. I should be preparing to go visit the family so I can eat some guilt-laden ham, but all I can think about is UFC on FOX 11, and the brilliant performances therein. If anyone denies Fabricio Werdum as the clear number one contender in the UFC heavyweight division, they’re plain nuts. Fabricio Werdum put on a clinic last night in Orlando, and reassured all of...
Via Fight Hub TV
April 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Fabricio Werdum vs. Travis Browne Winner Fights Champ Cain Velasquez in Mexico

UFC president Dana White confirmed two things during Thursday’s UFC on FOX 11 pre-fight press conference – first, Saturday’s heavyweight shootout between Fabricio Werdum (pictured) and Travis Browne will in fact get next crack at champ Cain Velasquez, and secondly, the championship affair will go down in Mexico. White and Co. have been working hard to host a show south of the...
Via 5thRound.com
April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night: Fabricio Werdum, Travis Browne to meet for possible heavyweight title shot in Orlando

The top promotion in MMA got back to business this week after a short break with Wednesday’s ”The Ultimate Fighter” finale in Montreal, and the upcoming UFC Fight Night in Orlando on Saturday that will be highlighted by a heavyweight headliner between Travis Browne (16-1-1), and Fabricio Werdum (17-5-1). Currently the second-ranked, heavyweight contender behind Junior Dos Santos...
Via Sports-Glory
April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

3 Fights That Could Re-juvinate The UFC Heavyweight Division

Velasquez has looked unbeatable since regaining his belt. (Mandatory credit: UFC.com) The UFC heavyweight division is in bad shape! Nelson and Nogueira go head to head in this weekends Abu Dhabi event and with Travis Browne and Fabricio Werdum fighting in nine days coupled with the Junior Dos Santos/Stipe Miocic announcement, it brings the heavyweights back onto our news feed after...
Via The Sports Journal
April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Cain Velasquez At San Jose Sharks Game

The UFC champ was at the San Jose Sharks game last night as an honorary guest.  The UFC also announced its return to San Jose as the promotion will hold an event on July 26th at the SAP Center, which was formally known as the HP Pavilion.  The card will be aired on FOX and no bouts have been announced.  Cain is still recovering from shoulder surgery and should be ready by late...
Via Tito Couture
March 28, 2014  |  Discuss
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