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UFC 188: Velasquez vs. Werdum (2015)    

Number: 2102

poster UFC 188: Velasquez vs. Werdum

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Also known as: book 8

Country: Mexico, 98 minutes

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Genre(s): Action, Sport, Boxing, Martial Arts

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The event was headlined by a UFC Heavyweight Championship unification bout between then champion Cain Velasquez and then interim champion Fabrício Werdum.[2] The bout was originally expected to take place at UFC 180. However, Velasquez pulled out of the bout due to a knee injury and the event was instead headlined by an interim title bout between Werdum and Mark Hunt.[4] A lightweight bout between Francisco Trevino and Johnny Case was originally expected to take place at UFC Fight Night: McGregor vs. Siver.[5] However, on December 23, it was announced that Trevino had to pull out of the bout due to an injury.[6] The fight was later rescheduled for this event.[7] Héctor Urbina was expected to face Albert Tumenov at the event. However, Urbina was forced to pull out of the fight due to an arm injury and was replaced by promotional newcomer Andrew Todhunter.[8] The bout was then cancelled altogether on June 11 after Todhunter was medically disqualified from the card after dealing with issues while cutting weight.[9] Tumenov will receive his contracted show money.[10]

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Medium: Original DVD,

Location: USA

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 16:9 Widescreen