1. Yair Rodriguez: I Had 'Less' Than $400 Before UFC 188

    Yair Rodriguez stepped into the cage on Saturday night with only five professional fights and less than $400 to his name. Standing across from him was Charles Rosa, one of the most intriguing prospects in the featherweight division...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 month ago 14,347 reads 24 comments

  2. After Silencing Critics, Fabricio Werdum Now Thinks He's Best Heavyweight Ever

    Fabricio Werdum kicked down the king’s door, marched into the king’s castle and took the king’s throne. It was only fitting that Werdum be the man to remind us that no one is unbeatable...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 month ago 4,975 reads 63 comments

  3. Video: Wanderlei Silva Loses His Mind over Fabricio Werdum's UFC 188 Win

    Fabricio Werdum has gained a number of fans in the years since he upset Fedor Emelianenko in Strikeforce, but none has been as big or as loyal as Pride legend Wanderlei Silva ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 28,691 reads 18 comments

  4. UFC 188 Results: Cain Velasquez's Fall Unexpected, Odd but Temporary

    The Tortoise and the Hare was always one of my favorite Aesop’s Fables growing up. It was a story ingrained with the moral that speed doesn ’t always win the race...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 month ago 11,820 reads 27 comments

  5. Fabricio Werdum Reminds Us, Once Again, That No Man Is Unbeatable in MMA

    Undefeated records travel to the world of MMA to die. Auras of invincibility routinely perish in this sport, disappearing in a flash of punches, kicks, elbows and submissions...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 month ago 6,517 reads 17 comments

  6. UFC 188 Results: Full List of Winners, Losers and Fight Stats

    Fabricio Werdum was the biggest winner on Saturday night in Mexico at UFC 188 . The 37-year-old Brazilian defeated Cain Velasquez by guillotine choke in the third round of the main event...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 3,710 reads 1 comments

  7. 3 Potential Fights for Cain Velasquez Following His UFC 188 Loss to Werdum

    Most MMA pundits didn't think it could be done. The notion of Cain Velasquez falling down — and not getting back up — was something our binary brains registered as inconceivable...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 1 month ago 27,956 reads 95 comments

  8. UFC 188: Grades for All the Main Card Fighters

    Mixed martial arts has a new heavyweight champion in Fabricio Werdum now that UFC 188 has ended. The Brazilian Jiu Jitsu ace stopped Cain Velasquez in with a textbook guillotine choke to become the undisputed champion...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 1 month ago 6,103 reads 9 comments

  9. UFC 189: Jose Aldo vs. Conor McGregor Early Main Card Preview and Predictions

    UFC 188 was a decent card on its own, but it was still merely the bridge between the hyper-stacked UFC 187, which featured two big title bouts, and UFC 189, home to the most hyped fight in modern UFC history, Jose Aldo vs...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 40,822 reads 179 comments

  10. UFC 188: Results and Winners from Top Fights from Saturday's Card

    UFC 188 certainly didn't end the way most expected. Instead of the familiar sight of Dana White wrapping the championship belt around Cain Velasquez's waist, it was Fabricio Werdum who was named the unified heavyweight champion...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 1 month ago 505 reads 1 comments

  11. UFC 188 Results: There Is No Greatest Heavyweight of All Time, Not Yet at Least

    UFC 188 brought a strange sort of clarity to the grand scheme of the heavyweight division. Showcasing two of the finest heavyweights competing today —Fabricio Werdum and ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 month ago 43,645 reads 110 comments

  12. Velasquez vs. Werdum Results: Winner and Storylines to Watch After UFC 188

    Fabricio "Vai Cavalo " Werdum is not only the king of the upset. He's now the king of the UFC's heavyweight division...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 1 month ago 1,903 reads 4 comments

  13. Fabricio Werdum Wants to Rematch Cain Velasquez in Las Vegas

    Newly minted UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum wasted no time in calling out his next opponent, and he chose the same man he had just defeated...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 month ago 20,771 reads 106 comments

  14. UFC 188: Video Highlights from Velasquez vs. Werdum, Melendez vs. Alvarez

    UFC 188 raided Mexico City with an action-packed and star-stacked fight card that delivered on every level...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 month ago 10,397 reads 4 comments

  15. UFC 188 Results: Winners Who Put on Most Impressive Performances

    Saturday night was a historic one for the UFC in Mexico City. It was just the second time the promotion has put on a show there, and the atmosphere was great for the sport. The altitude wasn't exactly ideal for all of the fighters at UFC 188 , though..

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 4,137 reads 3 comments

  16. UFC 188 Results: Burning Questions Heading into Fight Night 69

    UFC 188 is in the books. The results are as follows (courtesy of Bleacher Report's play-by-play linchpin , Craig Amos): UFC 188 Main Card Fabricio Werdum def. Cain Velasquez, submission (Round 3, 2:13) Eddie Alvarez def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 34,691 reads 56 comments

  17. Velasquez vs. Werdum: Result and Post-Fight Comments from UFC 188

    Fabricio Werdum 's nickname is Vai Cavalo, but perhaps it should be "The Legend Killer." On Saturday night at UFC 188 , the 37-year-old knocked off another seemingly indestructible opponent and became the UFC's undisputed heavyweight champion...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 673 reads 1 comments

  18. Nate Diaz Cusses Up a Storm over Eddie Alvarez, Calls Out Pettis at UFC 188

    Nate Diaz might not have a fight lined up right now, but the man is always working. Speaking with Ariel Helwani of MMAFighting...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 25,951 reads 94 comments

  19. UFC 188 Results: Who Should Fabricio Werdum Defend His Belt Against 1st?

    At UFC 188 , Fabricio Werdum was crowned the undisputed UFC heavyweight champion by defeating Cain Velasquez. It was a surprisingly strong performance by the ever-improving Brazilian that resulted in a third-round submission win via guillotine choke.

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 12,501 reads 62 comments

  20. Dana White Shuts Down Kelvin Gastelum's Welterweight Return

    Kelvin Gastelum was impressive at UFC 188 , roughing up former UFC title contender and former Strikeforce champ Nate Marquardt...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 2,902 reads 5 comments

  21. UFC 188 Results: The Fight Night Bonuses from Velasquez vs. Werdum Fight Card

    UFC 188 got off to a slow start, with numerous ugly, boring decisions, but it came out strong after the midway point...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 15,262 reads 21 comments

  22. UFC 188 Results: Winners and Scorecards from Velasquez vs. Werdum Fight Card

    Cain Velasquez's supposed triumphant return to the Octagon hit a major speed bump. Fabricio Werdum dumped the interim tag from his title and became the undisputed heavyweight champion ...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 23,512 reads 75 comments

  23. UFC 188 Results: One-Eyed Eddie Alvarez Stifles Gilbert Melendez in Grudge Match

    In the end, there was just too much working against Eddie Alvarez and Gilbert Melendez for them to really do their yearslong rivalry justice. It might have been foolish for us to ever expect they could...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 18,774 reads 37 comments

  24. UFC 188 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Velasquez vs. Werdum Card

    The Baddest Man on the Planet. If you were exposed to any part of the UFC's marketing push for UFC 188, which happened Saturday night in Mexico City, you heard that phrase...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 71,040 reads 111 comments

  25. UFC 188 Results: The Good, Bad and the Strange from Mexico City

    Few things are more captivating in the world of combat sports than a heavyweight championship fight. The main event at UFC 188 had added appeal as two titles were set to be unified ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 36,424 reads 57 comments