After Cain Velasquez’s domination of Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva at UFC 146 on Saturday night, UFC president Dana White says the former champ deserves another title shot, but fell short of a guarantee that it would happen. But if a title shot is next for Velasquez, he’s more than ready. That’s what he wants.

“The only reason I’m in this sport is to be champion,” said Velasquez on Saturday night. “I just don’t feel right right now without having it.”

Check out what else Cain Velasquez had to say about his fight against Silva and a potential title shot…



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