In regaining his heavyweight title at UFC 155, Velasquez's mission was to deliver a lengthy beating to dos Santos.
The heavyweights each have a win against each other as they prepare for their third bout at UFC 166 in Houston.
While a trilogy generally settles the score in combat sports, is it possible that the third fight between Cain Velasquez and Junior dos Santos won't be their final battle?
After months of hype leading up to the first-ever UFC bout televised on FOX, heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez and Junior dos Santos needed only 64 seconds to determine the outcome.
In November 2011, Junior dos Santos ripped Cain Velasquez' heavyweight title away. A year later, Velasquez paid his rival back over twenty-five record-setting, career-defining minutes.
Mere days before his third fight with former heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos, current champ Cain Velasquez went one-on-one with MMAWeekly.com's Ryan McKinnell.
UFC heavyweight contender Fabricio Werdum wants to wait for the winner of champion Cain Velasquez and former titleholder Junior dos Santos.
The third bout between heavyweights Cain Velasquez and Junior dos Santos has been confirmed for UFC 166 on Oct. 19 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas.
The UFC is headed back to Houston in October for an event that will likely be headlined by a rubber match between UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez and Junior dos Santos.
WINNIPEG – The rubber match between UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos and ex-titleholder Cain Velasquez is expected to take place in October in Houston, likely at UFC 166...