Opinion: Why Fabricio Werdum pulled out of UFC 196

UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum pulled out of UFC 196 citing a back injury. He pulled out of the fight after his original opponent Cain Velasquez pulled out the day before due to injuries. It wasn’t until Stipe Miocic was named a replacement for Velasquez that Werdum decided to pull out of the fight. Did … Read more

UFC 196 to air on FOX Sports 1, no longer a PPV

The upcoming UFC 196 card will no longer be a PPV event. The event will now air on FOX Sports 1 for FREE as reported Yahoo’s Kevin Iole earlier today. It is absolutely the right move to make since the main event was crushed due to injuries to both fighters. Cain Velasquez pulling out of … Read more

Fabricio Werdum responds to Miocic: ‘You are a great fire fighter’

UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum is known to have a sense of humor about things. We’ve all seen the “Werdum face” or him joking with teammates in training videos. He took to social media Tuesday to respond to Stipe Miocic statement in that he wouldn’t want to fight him(Miocic) either: I will fight against you … Read more

Stipe Miocic: ‘I wouldn’t want to fight me either you guys’

UFC heavyweight contender Stipe Miocic thought he was finally going to get a shot at the UFC heavyweight title at UFC 196 on short notice against Fabricio Werdum. However, Werdum pulled out of the bout once he learned that Cain Velasquez would not be able to fight at UFC 196 citing multiple injuries. Miocic took … Read more

Fabricio Werdum pulls out of UFC 196

We relayed the news that Cain Velasquez had pulled out of his scheduled UFC 196 heavyweight title bout against Fabricio Werdum, and that Stipe Miocic would replace him in that bout. However, now Fabricio Werdum told MMAFighting’s Guilherme Cruz that he will not be fighting at UFC 196. “I was already injured,” Werdum told Brazilian … Read more

Matt Brown vs. Demian Maia added to UFC Fight Night Brazil

UFC officials have announced that a welterweight scrap between Matt Brown and Demian Maia has been added to the UFC Fight Night Brazil card on May 14. #UFCBrazil is stacking up! @DemianMaia vs @IAmTheImmortal booked for May 14 card! ???https://t.co/L8QAzHOzNSpic.twitter.com/ZhgKWulq7A — UFC News (@UFCNews) January 25, 2016 The UFC Fight Night Brazil event is expected … Read more

Cam Newton: ‘Too bad they don’t make band-aids for feelings’ commercial

Carolina Panther quarterback Cam Newton and team defeated the Arizona Cardinals in the NFC championship game to make their second appearance ever in the Super Bowl. The Panthers will take on Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos in what will likely be Manning’s last game. Newton has to be one of the most hated NFL … Read more

UFC on FOX 18: Johnson vs. Bader fight card

The UFC on FOX 18 event is set to take place Saturday at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. The main event will feature a light heavyweight scrap between Anthony Johnson and Ryan Bader. The co-main event will feature a heavyweight scrap between Josh Barnett and Ben Rothwell. These two fights could have title … Read more

UFC Road to the Octagon: Johnson vs. Bader full video episode

The UFC on FOX 18 event is slated to take place on Saturday in Newark, New Jersey, at the Prudential Center. The event will be headlined by the light heavyweight scrap between former title challenger Anthony Johnson and TUF 8 winner Ryan Bader. The co-main event will feature a heavyweight scrap between Josh Barnett and … Read more

Velasquez hurt, Werdum vs. Miocic is UFC 196 main event

The injury bug has struck former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez again, and he has been forced to pull out of his title fight against Fabricio Werdum at UFC 196. Stipe Miocic will now take on Werdum for a shot at the UFC heavyweight title. Cain Velasquez is out with a back injury. Stipe vs … Read more