Stipe Miocic Calls Homecoming “Craziness, Absolutely Overwhelming”

New UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic didn’t spend any additional time in Brazil after knocking out Fabricio Werdum, arriving back home Monday.

Miocic was greeted with a hero’s welcome, bringing a world title to a city so desperate for a champion for years.

Miocic caught Werdum charging in, landing with a right and finishing the Brazilian at UFC 198 in front of 45,000-plus fans.