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Cain Velasquez


  • Weight: 241 lbs
  • Height: 6'1"
  • Reach: 195.58"
  • Age: 32
wins13
85% 11 Knockouts
0% 0 Submissions
15% 2 Decisions
losses1
100% 1 Knockouts
0% 0 Submissions
0% 0 Decisions
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Velasquez
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UFC 180 - 2014-11-15
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  • Cain Velasquez UFC 180 Q&A (4:00 PM EST)
    November 14, 2014

    UFC 180 takes place this Saturday night in Mexico City and ahead of the weigh ins UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez will be doing the UFC 180 Q&A. Velasquez will be answering questions from the fans for about...

    UFC 180 takes place this Saturday night in Mexico City and ahead of the weigh ins UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez will be doing the UFC 180 Q&A. Velasquez will be answering questions from the fans for about an hour before the weigh ins start, and you can watch it right here on Fighters.com. Check it out below at 4:00 PM EST. Courtesy of the...

  • Cain Velasquez Devastated He Is Not Fighting At UFC 180
    November 11, 2014

    UFC 180 takes place this weekend in Mexico City, Mexico, and as reported on Fighters.com, UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez was forced off of the card with a knee injury. This was a major blow to the card, and...

    UFC 180 takes place this weekend in Mexico City, Mexico, and as reported on Fighters.com, UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez was forced off of the card with a knee injury. This was a major blow to the card, and even UFC President Dana White said he was integral to doing an event there. Velasquez spoke about the injury today on The MMA Hour, and explained how upset he was to have to pull out of the bout. Velasquez said: "I felt (like my knee) was pretty loose. In training I felt like my body would switch...

  • Cain Velasquez Injured, Farbicio Werdum Now Faces Mark Hunt For Interim Title
    October 21, 2014

    UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez has suffered a knee injury and was forced to withdraw from the main event at UFC 180 in Mexico City. Fabricio Werdum will now face Mark Hunt for the Interim Heavyweight title....

    UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez has suffered a knee injury and was forced to withdraw from the main event at UFC 180 in Mexico City. Fabricio Werdum will now face Mark Hunt for the Interim Heavyweight title. Velazquez was a key player for the UFC to bring the octagon to Mexico, and the UFC even delayed a plan to go down there earlier in the year. However, the show must go on, and Werdum will take on Hunt for 5 Rounds. Velasquez apologized to fans in a statement from UFC.com “I’m so unbelievably...

  • UFC Mexico Will Feature Cain Velasquez-Fabricio Werdum
    April 29, 2014

    UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez and No. 1 contender Fabricio Werdum will be the head coaches on The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America. The announcement was made during a special press conference from Mexico City,...

    UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez and No. 1 contender Fabricio Werdum will be the head coaches on The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America. The announcement was made during a special press conference from Mexico City, Mexico on Tuesday. Velasquez and Werdum will than square off on November 15 from Mexico City at UFC 180. It will mark the first trip to the country for the promotion. The finals of TUF: Latin America will also take place the night of the pay-per-view. Velasquez (13-1) is coming off a fifth...

  • Cain Velasquez, Alexander Gustafsson, Team Alpha Male Updates From “UFC Tonight”
    April 24, 2014

    Here's a look at some of the items mentioned on Wednesday's edition of "UFC Tonight." Insider Ariel Helwani provided updates on UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, Team Alpha Male, Hector Lombard and...

    Here's a look at some of the items mentioned on Wednesday's edition of "UFC Tonight." Insider Ariel Helwani provided updates on UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, Team Alpha Male, Hector Lombard and others. When might Cain Velasquez return “I spoke to his wrestling coach and he told me that Cain’s doctor cleared him to use his right hand in training two weeks ago, but he’s not sure if Cain’s ready to use the left hand yet. He’s not sure if he’ll be ready by November. He said he won’t...

  • Cain Velasquez To Face Either Werdum Or Browne In Mexico
    April 18, 2014

    UFC president Dana White confirmed during Thursday's UFC on FOX 11 pre-fight press conference that the promotion is headed to Mexico - on one condition. UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez is currently recovering...

    UFC president Dana White confirmed during Thursday's UFC on FOX 11 pre-fight press conference that the promotion is headed to Mexico - on one condition. UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez is currently recovering from surgery. If everything goes as planned, Velasquez will face the winner of Fabricio Werdum-Travis Browne in the country later this year. "As long as Cain's recovery is on course, the fight will be in Mexico," White said. Velasquez (13-1) was born in the U.S. after his parents fled Mexico...

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