UFC 198 Stipe Miocic vs Fabricio Werdum: Technical pre-fight breakdown, analysis & prediction (video)

UFC 198 featured heavy weight main event match-up (5 rounds): Fabricio Werdum vs #2 Stipe Miocic

Saturday May 14th, the Zuffa war wagon will roll into Brazil for UFC 198. In the main event of the evening, heavy hitter Stipe Miocic, takes on current UFC heavy weight champ Fabricio Werdum.  The Brazilian currently sits at number 4 on the “pound-for-pound” list, already being regarded as one of the “all-time greats” in the heavy weight division. Miocic is coming off back to back victories, finishing both Mark Hunt and Andrei Arlovski in exciting fashion.  In this edition of Kobe’s Korner, we break down both fighters recent runs, what effective techniques are commonly seen inside the octagon, and each man’s potential road map to victory.  Werdum looks to retain his world title, while Stipe Miocic hopes to wear UFC gold for the first time.  The video below contains all of the stats, facts and intangibles needed to pick a winner:

UFC 198 Stipe Miocic vs Fabricio Werdum: Technical pre-fight breakdown, analysis & prediction (video)

 

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Main Photo: LAS VEGAS, NV – JANUARY 02:  Stipe Miocic warms up backstage during the UFC 195 event inside MGM Grand Garden Arena on January 2, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Brandon Magnus/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)