BE's Baddest Greatest Submission Fighter Tournament: #1 Demian Maia vs #2 Fabricio Werdum

June M. Williams

Vote now in the Bloody Elbow Baddest Tournament to determine the Greatest MMA Submission Fighter of All Time. Today's match-up: #1 Demian Maia vs. #2 Fabricio Werdum. Vote now!

It took two fights, but in the end, Matt Hughes got it done. The former UFC Welterweight champion defeated Royce Gracie in their BE's Baddest rematch, 35-29. For those keeping track, that means the #7 ranked Hughes has now defeated #2 Ronda Rousey and #3 Royce Gracie. Next round, he has his work cut out for him as he takes on #1 Frank Mir. Can he keep the Cinderella Story alive?

Today, after his impressive defeat of Travis Browne, our #2 ranked Fabricio Werdum is up in our tournament. He takes on the #1 seed Demian Maia. Werdum has already earned a shot at Cain Velasquez - now can he earn his spot in the BE's Baddest Final 4? Your votes will decide.

In order to vote, simply leave a comment. In the subject line make sure you follow these guidelines:

To vote for Fabricio Werdum write: Vote - Werdum

To vote for Demian Maia write: Vote - Maia

Voting is open for 24 hours, so get your votes in now.

Updated tournament bracket (click to enlarge):
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Thanks to June M. Williams for the tournament bracket graphic.


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