UFC 198: Fabricio Werdum vs Stipe Miocic - Highlights Knockout
It was held on the evening of Saturday, May 14, 2016 at the Arena de Baixada in Curitiba (Brazil), the highly anticipated event of mixed martial arts UFC 198. The main event of the evening was the match for the heavyweight title between local favorite Fabricio Wedum and the Croatian challenger Stipe Miocic.
As has often happened in recent months, the odds were not respected and the octagon he reserved a surprise. The UFC heavyweight champion has indeed lost in the worst way against the underdog Stipe Miocic, who knocked the Brazilian after a few minutes of the first round.
Werdum appeared too sure of his means, especially his striking, going to chase Miocic to hit him, but the Croatian has worked very well to counter striking, placing a right deadly remittance during one of the senseless attacks of the Brazilian. The punch has turned completely off the lights of Werdum, who in his career had been knocked out only by Junior dos Santos October 25, 2008 at UFC 90.
Stipe Miocic is now the new UFC heavyweight and in the coming months there will be for sure the challengers ready to take his belt.
In the other fights of UFC 198 Jacare Souza defeated Vitor Belfort (TKO) and Cris Cyborg has wiped Leslie Smith in the first round.
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