UFC 166 apparently came a little too close to losing its heavily promoted headliner.
Velasquez's boast that he couldn't submitted JDS plenty of times at UFC 155 struck a nerve with the Brazilian.
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?
Do you remember Junior dos Santos' UFC debut? He certainly does. But Fabricio Werdum might not. Or at least, he probably wants to forget about it.
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.
Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos believes he's the top heavyweight in the world and plans to prove it by beating Cain Velasquez for a second time at UFC 166 on Oct. 19.
Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos needed an impressive win to erase the memory of his 2012 loss to Cain Velasquez. This dynamic attack and dramatic win over the iron-chinned ...
After a disappointing performance against Cain Velasquez this past December left him battered, bruised and without his UFC heavyweight title, Junior dos Santos needed a big-time performance ...
UFC heavyweight contender Fabricio Werdum wants to wait for the winner of champion Cain Velasquez and former titleholder Junior dos Santos.
RIO DE JANEIRO – Junior dos Santos was surprised to find out his upcoming opponent, UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, would not be accompanying him for a promotional trip to Brazil. B...
Official fighter weigh-ins for next week's UFC 163 event take place Friday, Aug. 2, at Rio de Janeiro's HSBA Arena.