It took only took Fabricio Werdum 65 seconds to stop short-notice replacement Walt Harris with an armbar at UFC 216. On Twitter, pro fighters praised Werdum’s jiu-jitsu and Harris’ courage to step up on short notice.
I see you @thebigticket205 ! Go to work man !!!— Platinum Mike Perry (@PlatinumPerry) October 8, 2017
Walt Harris can hit, let’s see how long this stays standing! #UF216— Derek Brunson (@DerekBrunson) October 8, 2017
Big props to #waltharris big step up. But this is heavyweight, don't be surprised if he upsets werdum— Jordan Rinaldi (@JordanRinaldi) October 8, 2017
Since becoming the face of jujitsu, I showed 2 ppl that move. He’s one of em. YOU’RE WELCOME.— Chael Sonnen (@ChaelSonnen) October 8, 2017
♂️ lol jiu jitsu to good— Platinum Mike Perry (@PlatinumPerry) October 8, 2017