This fighter is currently serving a suspension by an ABC-recognized athletic commission (MMA, Massachusetts)

Fabricio Werdum's Professional Record

Date Result Opponent Event Method Round Time
06/13/2015 Win Cain Velasquez UFC 188: Velasquez vs Werdum Submission Guillotine Choke 3 2:15 Title Fight
11/15/2014 Win Mark Hunt UFC 180: Hunt vs Werdum TKO/RSC 2 2:27 Title Fight
04/19/2014 Win Travis Browne UFC on FOX: Werdum vs. Browne Decision Unanimous Decision 5
06/08/2013 Win Antonio Nogueira Fuel TV 10: Werdum vs. Nogueira Submission Arm Bar 2 2:41
06/23/2012 Win Mike Russow UFC 147: Silva vs Franklin II TKO/RSC 1 2:28
02/04/2012 Win Roy Nelson UFC 143: Diaz vs. Condit Decision Unanimous Decision 3
06/18/2011 Loss Alistair Overeem Strikeforce: Overeem vs Werdum Decision Unanimous Decision 3
06/26/2010 Win Fedor Emelianenko Strikeforce: Insider Submission Arm Triangle Choke 1 1:09
11/07/2009 Win Antonio Silva Strike Force (Fedor -vs- Rogers) Decision Unanimous Decision 3
NSF 08/15/2009 Win Mike Kyle Strikeforce: Carano vs. Cyborg Submission Guillotine Choke 1 1:24
10/25/2008 Loss Junior Dos Santos UFC 90: Silva vs. Cote KO 1 1:20
06/07/2008 Win Brandon Vera UFC 85: Bedlam TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 4:40
01/19/2008 Win Gabriel Gonzaga UFC 80: Rapid Fire TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 2 4:34
04/21/2007 Loss Andrei Arlovski UFC 70: Nations Collide Decision Unanimous Decision 5
NSF 11/12/2006 Win Aleksander Emelianenko 2 Hot 2 Handle: Pride and Honor Submission Arm Triangle Choke
NSF 07/01/2006 Loss Antonio Nogueira Pride: Critical Countdown Absolute 2006 Decision Unanimous Decision 3
NSF 05/05/2006 Win Alistair Overeem Pride: Total Elimination Absolute 2006 Submission Kimura 2 3:43
NSF 02/26/2006 Win John Einemo Pride 31: Unbreakable Decision Unanimous Decision 3
NSF 10/23/2005 Loss Sergei Kharitonov Pride 30: Fully Loaded Decision Split Decision 3
NSF 08/28/2005 Win Roman Zentsov Pride: Final Conflict 2005 Submission Triangle/Arm Bar 1 4:01
NSF 02/20/2005 Win Tom Erikson Pride 29: Fists of Fire Submission Rear Naked Choke 1 5:41
NSF 05/15/2004 Win Ebenezer Braga Jungle Fight 2 KO 2
NSF 09/13/2003 Win Gabriel Gonzaga Jungle Fight 1 TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 3
NSF 03/22/2003 Win Kristof Midoux World Absolute Fight Federation: Absolute Fight Night 2 Submission Triangle Choke 1
NSF 09/22/2002 Draw James Zikic Millennium Brawl 8 3 0:00
NSF 06/16/2002 Win Tengiz Tedoradze Millennium Brawl 7 Submission Triangle Choke 0:00
: Bout results verified by an official State, Tribal, Provincial, or Municipal Commission.
NSF: Non Sanctioned Fight
* : For a variety of reasons, including weight disparity and the demands of entertainment, Exhibition Bouts are held, in which the contest is unscripted and hard fought, but the results do not count on a fighter's Official Record.
NC: Fight Declared No Contest

Fighter Bio


Fabricio Werdum is a Brazilian mixed martial arts fighter. He is Mirko Filipovi?'s coach in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Werdum has a professional MMA record of 9-2-1 as of November 12, 2006. Although he lost to Sergei Kharitonov in 2005, he advanced to the second stage of PRIDE Fighting Championships' Absolute Grand Prix, with an impressive submission victory over Dutch fighter Alistair Overeem. Werdum lost his next match, however, via unanimous decision to Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira at PRIDE-Critical Countdown Absolute on July 1, 2006. He was on the point of fighting the former Judo Gold Medal, Pawel Nastula, at last September 2006 Grand Prix, but Nastula refused to sign in. He introduced and developed alongside Robin Gracie, Alexander "Minduin" and Tito Beltrán BJJ in Spain.

In Zagreb, Croatia, Werdum has a jiu-jitsu academy Winner - Werdum Croatia Academy ( established by his former coach Maurição and his pupil Bojan Mirkovic.

Werdum recently signed with the UFC, but lost his first match via unanimous decision to former champion Andrei Arlovski at UFC 70 in Manchester, England.