It was confirmed on UFC Tonight that UFC Heavyweight Champion Fabricio Werdum set to face Cain Velasquez on a date to be confirmed.
This may come as a surprised as Fabricio Werdum was expected to face either Andrei Arlovski or Stipe Miocic next but it seems that plans for that to go ahead have stopped as both fighters have been booked in separate fights.
Fabricio Wedrum has a MMA record of 20–5–1 and has won four out of his lat four fights in the UFC. Werdum hold notable win over Roy Nelson, Travis Browne, Fedor Emelianenko and Mark Hunt just to name a few. His most recent win was over his opponent Cain Velasquez via submission guillotine choke in round 3 at UFC 188 in Mexico City, Mexico this past June.
Cain Velasquez has a MMA record of 13-2 and has won three out of his last four fights in the UFC. Velasquez holds notable wins over Brock Lesnar, Junior Dos Santos, Antonio Bigfoot Silva and Ben Rothwell just to name a few.
Heavyweight Champion Fabricio Werdum set to face Cain Velasquez at UFC 194