UFC news, rumors: Fabricio Werdum assembly with WWE, Chris Weidman update
March 7, 2018 - WWE
When former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey recently sealed a full-time understanding with WWE, it began a conjecture as to that other fighters from a graduation might try to make a transition to maestro wrestling. Well, we might have a answer to that question. Let’s have a demeanour during that and a few some-more churned martial humanities headlines for Wednesday, Mar 7.
Werdum wants to contest in a enclosure and a ring
Former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum has aspirations to transition to maestro wrestling and quarrel in a UFC during a same time, and apparently it’s unequivocally probable he could lift it off. When asked about stream WWE concept champion Brock Lesnar potentially returning to a Octagon in an talk with MMA Fighting, a 40-year-old Brazilian warrior suggested his pro wrestling intentions and primarily remarkable he has a assembly with WWE officials this week.
“I consider that both (at a same time) is doable,” Werdum said. “You can do WWE. … If we had a event I’d quarrel there, no problem. It’s financially great. Fight during WWE, a philharmonic that is fun to do. I’d unequivocally do it. we have a assembly Thursday about it, doing both (UFC and WWE). we wish to fight, doesn’t matter where.”
As this news began to make a rounds on Wednesday, Werdum had to offer adult a improvement on his behalf. While he might have mentioned WWE privately in a interview, a former champ took to Twitter to explain he meant he’s perplexing to negotiate a understanding to attend in Lucha Libre character pro wrestling in Mexico.
But we have to consternation now: Was this a legitimate improvement by Werdum, or was he maybe not ostensible to let a cat out of a bag only yet?
More UFC news, rumors
- Chris Weidman is still recuperating from ride surgery, and still uncertain of when he could make a lapse to a Octagon. During an coming on MMA Junkie Radio, a former middleweight champion suggested how difficult a reconstruction routine for this form of damage has been, though ideally he would cite to get a quarrel requisitioned for some time this summer.
- UFC 225 on Jun 9 in Chicago is getting a heavyweight quarrel we all approaching would be holding place. Chicago local and rising contender in a multiplication Curtis Blaydes will demeanour to continue his stand adult a ranks as he takes on UFC heavyweight maestro Alistair Overeem.
- Just since Paul Daley has a quarrel requisitioned with Bellator doesn’t meant his beef with a graduation is over. Daley, who will accommodate Jon Fitch on May 12 during Bellator 199 as he creates his promotional debut, told MMA Fighting that there are still issues that need to be attended to. The 35-year-old from England recently requested his recover from Bellator, citing their miss of honour for him.
- A documentary is set to be expelled on late Tapout co-founder Charles “Mask” Lewis, and judging from a initial trailer that was released, it will unequivocally be a must-watch as it sum a impact he had on a churned martial humanities community. With explanation from UFC boss Dana White and a horde of top-name fighters you’ll see in a trailer for “Mask,” it’s easy to be reminded only how most of an critical figure Lewis unequivocally was. Lewis was tragically killed in a automobile collision in California in Mar 2009.