The heavy handed fighter laid claim to the heavyweight crown in May, by putting Fabricio Werdum away in the opening round. That fight marked the first time Werdum had fought, since he became the undisputed champ last June, by submitting Cain Velasquez.
In order to remain champ, however, Miocic will have to get through one of the most successful and dangerous heavyweights in MMA history. Can Miocic defend the crown?
Recently the UFC posted the video below, which features Joe Rogan previewing the compelling fight.