Fabricio Werdum has solified a spot to challenge next for the heavyweight title after he defeated Travis Browne in a number one contendership match tonight at UFC on Fox 11 in Orlando, Fla. Werdum will likely face champion Cain Velasquez this autumn.
Full fight card results below:
Main Card (Live on FOX, 8:00 PM ET)
-Fabricio Werdum defeated Travis Brown by Unanimous Decision (49-46, 50-45, 50-45)?
-Miesha Tate defeated Liz Carmouche by Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
-Donald Cerrone defeated Edson Barboza by Submission (RNC, Round 1, 3:15)
-Yoel Romero defeated Brad Tavares by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Preliminary Bouts (Live on FOX Sports 1, 5:00 PM ET)
-Khabib Nurmagomedov defeated Rafael dos Anjos by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)?
-Thiago Alves defeated Seth Baczynski by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
-Jorge Masvidal defeated Pat Healy by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
-Alex White defeated Estevan Payan? by TKO (Strikes, Round 1, 1:28)
-Caio Magalhaes defeated Luke Zachrich by TKO (Strikes, Round 1, 0:44)
-Jordan Mein defeated Hernani Perpetuo by Split Decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
Preliminary Bouts (Live on UFC Fight Pass, 3:30 PM ET)
-Dustin Ortiz defeated Ray Borg by Split Decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
-Mirsad Bektic defeated Chas Skelly by Majority Decision (29-27, 29-27, 28-28)
-Derrick Lewis defeated Jack May by TKO (Punches, Round 1, 4:23)
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