It’s UFC 188 fight week and the MMA (mixed martial arts) world waits with eager anticipation for the heavyweight title unification bout this Saturday (June 13th, 2015) in Mexico. Cain Velasquez will return after 18 months sat on the injury list, and will face the interim champion Fabricio Werdum in the main event of the promotion’s second visit to Mexico.
The entire division is on hold for this fight, as top contenders like Stipe Mioci and Andrei Arlovski could have their fates changed immeasurably by the pivotal clash. UFC 188 Embedded Episode 1 has been released, and we get a sneak peak at the lives of the heavyweight headliners in this series.
Fabricio Werdum reveals the mountain retreat that he’s been using as camp for his title fight with the Mexican boss, while ‘CV’ gets to work in Mexico City with middleweight contender Luke Rockhold and AKA (American Kickboxing Academy) head coach Javier Mendez, as well as taking some time to see the sights of the beautiful country.
Check out the UFC 188 Embedded Episode 1 video above, and stay tuned to LowKickMMA for mre UFC 188 pre-fight hype and coverage on PPV fight week!