Fabrício “Vai Cavalo” Werdum Full MMA Record and Fighting Statistics
Fabrício “Vai Cavalo” Werdum Full MMA Record and Fighting Statistics

Fabrício “Vai Cavalo” Werdum

MMA Record: 24-9-1 1NC

WINS
24
6
12
6
KO/TKO
SUBMISSIONS
DECISIONS
LOSSES
9
3
0
6
KO/TKO
SUBMISSIONS
DECISIONS

FINISH RATE
75%
Age
44
Reach
77'
(195.6 cm)
Height
76'
(193 cm)
Country
Brazil

Fabrício “Vai Cavalo” Werdum is a 44 year old Male fighter from Brazil with a 24-9-1 pro MMA record. Werdum most recently fought Renan Ferreira at PFL 2021 #3 on Thursday May 6, 2021. Fabrício Werdum vs Renan Ferreira ended in No Contest KO/TKO at 2:32 of Round 1 in the Heavyweight division.

Fabrício Werdum has 24 wins with a 75% finish rate, including 6 by knockout, 12 by submission, 6 by decision.


Fabrício Werdum's Last Fight

No Contest • Fabrício Werdum vs Renan Ferreira Ends in No Contest by KO/TKO R1 2:32

Fabrício “Vai Cavalo” Werdum full mixed martial arts record

Result Record Opponent Method Event Date Weight class Org
No Contest
24-9-1 Renan Ferreira
KO/TKO
R1 2:32
PFL 2021 #3 2021-05-06 Heavyweight PFL
Win
23-9-1 Alexander Gustafsson
SUB
R1 2:30
UFC Fight Night 2020-07-25 Heavyweight UFC
Loss
23-8-1 Aleksei Oleinik
DEC
R3 5:00
UFC 249 2020-05-09 Heavyweight UFC
Loss
23-7-1 Alexander Volkov
KO/TKO
R4 1:38
UFC Fight Night 127 2018-03-17 Heavyweight UFC
Win
22-7-1 Marcin Tybura
DEC
R5 5:00
UFC Fight Night 121 2017-11-18 Heavyweight UFC
Win
21-7-1 Walt Harris
SUB
R1 1:05
UFC 216 2017-10-07 Heavyweight UFC
Loss
21-6-1 Alistair Overeem
DEC
R3 5:00
UFC 213 2017-07-08 Heavyweight UFC
Win
20-6-1 Travis Browne
DEC
R3 5:00
UFC 203 2016-09-10 Heavyweight UFC
Loss
20-5-1 Stipe Miocic
KO/TKO
R1 2:47
UFC 198 2016-05-14 Heavyweight UFC
Win
19-5-1 Cain Velasquez
SUB
R3 2:13
UFC 188 2015-06-13 Heavyweight UFC
Win
18-5-1 Mark Hunt
KO/TKO
R2 2:27
UFC 180 2014-11-15 Heavyweight UFC
Win
17-5-1 Travis Browne
DEC
R5 5:00
UFC on FOX 11 2014-04-19 Heavyweight UFC
Win
16-5-1 Antônio Rodrigo Nogueira
SUB
R2 2:41
UFC on FUEL TV 10 2013-06-08 Heavyweight UFC
Win
15-5-1 Mike Russow
KO/TKO
R1 2:28
UFC 147 2012-06-23 Heavyweight UFC
Win
14-5-1 Roy Nelson
DEC
R3 5:00
UFC 143 2012-02-04 Heavyweight UFC
Loss
14-4-1 Alistair Overeem
DEC
R3 5:00
Strikeforce 2011-06-18 Heavyweight SF
Win
13-4-1 Fedor Emelianenko
SUB
R1 1:09
Strikeforce 2010-06-26 Heavyweight SF
Win
12-4-1 Antônio Silva
DEC
R3 5:00
Strikeforce 2009-11-07 Heavyweight SF
Win
11-4-1 Mike Kyle
SUB
R1 1:24
Strikeforce 2009-08-15 Heavyweight SF
Loss
11-3-1 Junior dos Santos
KO/TKO
R1 1:21
UFC 90 2008-10-25 Heavyweight UFC
Win
10-3-1 Brandon Vera
KO/TKO
R1 4:40
UFC 85 2008-06-07 Heavyweight UFC
Win
9-3-1 Gabriel Gonzaga
KO/TKO
R2 4:34
UFC 80 2008-01-19 Heavyweight UFC
Loss
9-2-1 Andrei Arlovski
DEC
R3 5:00
UFC 70 2007-04-21 Heavyweight UFC
Win
8-2-1 Aleksander Emelianenko
SUB
R1 3:24
2 Hot 2 Handle 2006-11-12 Heavyweight
Loss
8-1-1 Antônio Rodrigo Nogueira
DEC
R3 5:00
Pride Critical Countdown Absolute 2006-07-01 Heavyweight PFC
Win
7-1-1 Alistair Overeem
SUB
R2 3:43
Pride Total Elimination Absolute 2006-05-05 Heavyweight PFC
Win
6-1-1 John Olav Einemo
DEC
R3 5:00
Pride 31 2006-02-26 Heavyweight PFC
Loss
6-0-1 Sergei Kharitonov
DEC
R3 5:00
Pride 30 2005-10-23 Heavyweight PFC
Win
5-0-1 Roman Zentsov
SUB
R1 6:01
Pride Final Conflict 2005 2005-08-28 Heavyweight PFC
Win
4-0-1 Tom Erikson
SUB
R1 5:11
Pride 29 2005-02-20 Heavyweight PFC
Win
3-0-1 Ebenezer Fontes Braga
KO/TKO
R2 1:28
Regional circuit 2004-05-15 JFC
Win
2-0-1 Gabriel Gonzaga
KO/TKO
R3 2:11
Regional circuit 2003-09-13 JFC
Win
1-0-1 Kristof Midoux
SUB
R1 4:11
Regional circuit 2003-03-22
Draw
1-0-0 James Zikic
R3 5:00
Regional circuit 2002-09-22 EB
Win
0-0-0 Tengiz Tedoradze
SUB
R1
Regional circuit 2002-06-16 EB
Fabrício “Vai Cavalo” Werdum MMA Record: 24-9-1 1NC

Fabrício “Vai Cavalo” Werdum's last five professional MMA fights

Recent form for Fabrício Werdum

Fabrício “Vai Cavalo” Werdum's MMA career highlights

Fabrício “Vai Cavalo” Werdum's Professional MMA debut

Werdum made his professional debut against Tengiz Tedoradze on June 16, 2002, fighting on the regional circuit.

He made a winning start to his career, defeating Tengiz Tedoradze who carried a 6-1-0 professional MMA record into the fight.

Fabrício Werdum beat Tengiz Tedoradze by Submission at of Round 1.

Fabrício “Vai Cavalo” Werdum's Ultimate Fighting Championship Career

Werdum made his debut in the UFC against Andrei Arlovski on April 21, 2007, fighting on the co-main event of UFC 70: Nations Collide having compiled a 9-2-1 professional MMA record.

Fabrício Werdum lost to Andrei Arlovski by Decision at 5:00 of Round 3.

Since his debut, Werdum has gone on to fight a total of 18 more times in the UFC. His UFC record stands at 12-6-0.

Outside the UFC

After his UFC stint, Werdum took his next fight at SF on August 15, 2009, fighting against Mike Kyle on the preliminary card of Strikeforce: Carano vs. Cyborg.

Fabrício Werdum beat Mike Kyle by Submission at 1:24 of Round 1.

Return to Ultimate Fighting Championship

After 4 fights outside of the promotion, Werdum returned to the UFC on February 4, 2012, fighting against Roy Nelson on the co-main event of UFC 143: Diaz vs. Condit.

At the time of his UFC return, his professional MMA record stood at 14-5-1

Fabrício Werdum beat Roy Nelson by Decision at 5:00 of Round 3. Both fighters earned a post-fight bonus, after the bout was awarded Fight of the Night.

Winning the belt: UFC Interim Heavyweight Championship against Mark Hunt

Werdum won the UFC Interim Heavyweight Championship defeating Mark Hunt on November 15, 2014 at UFC 180: Werdum vs. Hunt.

This was Werdum's 1st UFC championship fight.

Fabrício Werdum beat Mark Hunt by KO/TKO at 2:27 of Round 2. Fabrício Werdum took home an extra bonus after being awarded with Performance of the Night.

Winning the belt: UFC Heavyweight Championship against Cain Velasquez

Werdum won the UFC Heavyweight Championship defeating Cain Velasquez on June 13, 2015 at UFC 188: Velasquez vs. Werdum.

This was Werdum's 2nd UFC championship fight.

Fabrício Werdum beat Cain Velasquez by Submission at 2:13 of Round 3. Fabrício Werdum took home an extra bonus after being awarded with Performance of the Night.

Title loss: Losing the UFC Heavyweight Championship to Stipe Miocic

Werdum lost his UFC Heavyweight title to Stipe Miocic on May 14, 2016 at UFC 198: Werdum vs. Miocic.

The loss meant that Werdum had made no successful defences of the UFC heavyweight title.

Fabrício Werdum lost to Stipe Miocic by KO/TKO at 2:47 of Round 1.

When was Fabrício Werdum's last win?

Werdum's last win came against Alexander Gustafsson at UFC Fight Night on Saturday July 25, 2020. Fabrício Werdum beat Alexander Gustafsson by Submission at 2:30 of Round 1. Fabrício Werdum took home an extra bonus after being awarded with Performance of the Night.

Who is Fabrício Werdum's next opponent?

Werdum is not currently booked for any fights.

When was Fabrício Werdum's last loss?

Werdum's last loss came against Aleksei Oleinik at UFC 249 on Saturday May 9, 2020. Fabrício Werdum lost to Aleksei Oleinik by Decision at 5:00 of Round 3.

How many UFC fights has Fabrício Werdum had?

Werdum has fought 18 times in the UFC. His UFC record stands at 12-6-0.

How many pro MMA knockouts does Fabrício Werdum have?

Werdum has knocked out 6 opponents.

How many pro MMA submissions does Fabrício Werdum have?

Werdum has submitted 12 opponents.

How many times has Fabrício Werdum been knocked out?

Werdum has been knocked out 3 times.

How many times has Fabrício Werdum been submitted?

Werdum has never been submitted.