Fighters confirm Fabricio Werdum vs. Roy Nelson for UFC 143 in February


(This story first ran at PressConnects.com) BALTIMORE — At 26 years old, UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones admits it is difficult even for him to realize he could soon be considered the best fighter in the history of mixed martial arts. But it’s a reality (…)

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

  • 28 days ago
  • 28 views

Fabricio Werdum's performance at UFC 143 against Roy Nelson was an impressive turn thathelped lead to his November title shot against champ Cain Velasquez. If he pulls off the upset, and if Nelson be read news >>

  • 6 days ago
  • 15 views

Sorry, no shoves or table-toppling brawls, that's over here. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight titleholder Cain Velasquez, as well as division number one contender Fabricio Werdum, wer read news >>

  • 6 days ago
  • 7 views

At the UFC 180 press conference, UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum will discuss their upcoming clash Tuesday afternoon. The two fighters will square off on Nov. 15 in Mexico read news >>

  • 4 days ago
  • 1 views

Fabricio Werdum is a man driven by being counted out. Throughout his impressive career as a mixed martial artist, the savvy Brazilian grappling ace has found himself facing seemingly impossible odds— read news >>

  • 15 hours ago
  • 1 views

UFC heavyweight title challenger Fabricio Werdum isn’t convinced Wanderlei Silva’s trouble with the Nevada State Athletic Commission will tarnish his career.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

  • 27 days ago
  • 337 views

Mark Hunt is scheduled to fight Roy Nelson on Sept. 20 in Japan. At least that's what the UFC is hoping will happen. Hunt tweeted on Tuesday that he was "unemployed," which was obviously alarming con read news >>

  • 25 days ago
  • 2 views

The UFC’s return to Sweden in October now has its main event. Gunnar Nelson will try to keep his unbeaten record intact when he meets fellow welterweight Rick Story in the headliner of UFC Fight Nigh read news >>

  • 25 days ago
  • 2 views

After four straight UFC wins, undefeated Gunnar Nelson (13-0-1) gets his first UFC main event on Oct. 4 when he faces Rick Story (17-8) in a five-round welterweight main event of the Oct. 4 show from read news >>

  • 25 days ago
  • 1 views

And the winner could be fast-tracked to a spot among the 170-pound contenders. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has booked a welterweight main event pitting Gunnar Nelson against Rick Story for i read news >>