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The Main Event Preview: Fabricio Werdum vs. Mark Hunt @ UFC 180

  UFC 180, which sees the UFC make its long-awaited debut in Mexico this weekend, is something to behold and one to mourn at the same time. On the one hand, the original main event between heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, who would be headlining the promotion’s first event in his ancestral homeland, and a resurgent Fabricio Werdum who has been unbeatable since returning to the UFC, was one to relish when you consider Cain Velasquez’s last five fights came against two men (Junior Dos Santos and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva). On the other hand, while Velasquez’s latest injury is devastating when […]

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Cain Velasquez Injured; Mark Hunt vs. Fabricio Werdum Headlines UFC 180 for Interim Heavyweight Title

UFC Heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez has been ruled out of his UFC 180 title defense with Fabricio Werdum. UFC brass announced the news last night. BREAKING: Velasquez injured. Werdum vs Hunt new UFC 180 main event Full Story: http://t.co/MqgJLcfbhD pic.twitter.com/RhNBaVtVJT — UFC (@ufc) October 22, 2014 Confirmation it was a right knee meniscus that knocked Cain Velasquez out of his fight with Fabricio Werdum #UFC — Damon Martin (@DamonMartin) October 22, 2014 Velasquez suffered an injury to his right meniscus in training forcing him to withdrawn from the UFC’s inaugural event in Mexico. The headline bout will now be for the interim […]

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(Podcast) Talking Brawls MMA Radio Live featuring Paul “The Irish Dragon” Felder

Talking Brawls MMA Radio Live with Niall McGrath and Fergus O’Farrell featuring Paul” The Irish Dragon” Felder who will be joining us to tap about his UFC debut at UFC Fight Night: “Saffiedine vs. MacDonald” against Jason Saggo. We will also review Saturday’s UFC Fight Night in Japan and look forward to UFC 178. You can also listen to the show by subscribing to The Talking Brawls MMA.com Podcast on iTunes: audio feed here; Download previous episodes here , via TuneIn here & via Stitcher here . Follow us on Twitter here or hashtag #TBMMALive to engage in the conversation or if you have any questions for us.