Ask and you will receive. Ben Rothwell asked for a fight with former UFC heavyweight champion, Fabricio Werdum, and the UFC granted it. The two heavyweights will collide in a match up at UFC 211 on May 13th in Dallas, Texas. Werdum, is coming off a decision win over Travis Browne, while Rothwell is entering the contest after losing to Junior dos Santos.
The main event of the evening will be current UFC heavyweight champion, Stipe Miocic defending the belt against the last man to beat him, Junior dos Santos.