UFC 198: Fabricio Werdum vs Stipe Miocic Full fight, result, recap.
Stipe Miocic shocked the world, and possibly himself, knocking out Fabricio Werdum to capture the heavyweight title in the main event of UFC 198.
The heavyweight title bout was the main event of the UFC 198 event at Arena da Baixada in Curitiba, Parana, Brazil. It aired on pay-per-view following prelims on FOX Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass.
The fight played out on the feet with both fighters looking for openings to attack and throwing leg kicks. However, Werdum (20-6-1 MMA, 8-3 UFC) left a major opening when charging forward with his hands down while throwing punches.
Miocic(15-2 MMA, 9-2 UFC) unloaded a right hand to the chin of the charging Werdum and dropped the Brazilian. Werdum was out as he hit the ground, but Miocic landed a few extra shots to punctuate his title winning performance.
Check out the video highlights below.