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Mark Hunt Deserves a Title Shot Against UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez

There's something so cool about UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt (10-8-1)—entrancing even. He's a human paradox, a man whose very existence defies the carefully crafted rules that govern the world of combat sports. A gargantuan with neck tattoos and fists of granite, he should be one of the scariest men alive. Show More Summary

Cain Velasquez, Ronda Rousey still atop Times' MMA rankings

A crazy month in the heavyweight division leads to a bit of a shakeup in September's MMA rankins.

Roy Nelson contemplates 'White Pride' tattoo, thinks UFC is protecting Cain Velasquez

"Big Country" suggests UFC matchmakers have given Velasquez the same opponents over his last five fights in order to preserve him as division champion. Roy Nelson has said some pretty interesting things during his tenure with Ultimate...Show More Summary

At What Point Do We Acknowledge Cain Velasquez as the GOAT at Heavyweight?

Cain Velasquez sits currently with a 13-1 record. He is a two-time UFC heavyweight champion and has defended his most recent crown twice. Throughout UFC history, only Randy Couture has won the belt more times, and no one has defended the strap more than twice in a row before dropping it. Show More Summary

Roy Nelson: There's No Such Thing as the Greatest Heavyweight Ever

UFC heavyweight Roy Nelson doesn't think former Pride champion Fedor Emelianenko or current UFC titleholder Cain Velasquez qualifies as the best heavyweight fighter ever — but it's nothing personal, because he doesn't think anyone else...Show More Summary

Antonio 'Bigfoot' Silva: Another UFC Title Shot 'Is Inevitable'

Former UFC heavyweight title challenger Antonio Silva is just 2-2(1) since first meeting Cain Velasquez in the cage 28 months ago, but he believes he will get another shot at the championship sooner than later. Speaking with Guilherme...Show More Summary

Cain Velasquez has bad news for rest of UFC heavyweight division: 'I'm just going to keep winning'

They say the only thing harder than becoming the champ, is staying the champ. Well, maybe not in this case. When Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez steps into the Octagon on Nov. 15, 2014 at UFCShow More Summary

UFC 180: Cain Velasquez and the Quest for Greatness

Throughout the brief yet layered history of mixed martial arts, a handful of iconic figures have come along, but nothing casts a net of mystique quite like what we've seen out of the heavyweight division. There is something enigmatic...Show More Summary

Fabricio Werdum Fueled by Underdog Status Against Cain Velasquez at UFC 180

Fabricio Werdum is a man driven by being counted out. Throughout his impressive career as a mixed martial artist, the savvy Brazilian grappling ace has found himself facing seemingly impossible odds—being counted out to such a degree...Show More Summary

Latest UFC 180 fight card and rumors for 'Velasquez vs. Werdum' PPV on Nov. 15 in Mexico City

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is bringing its brand of mixed martial arts (MMA) to Mexico City for UFC 180, headlined by a heavyweight title fight pitting Cain Velasquez against Fabricio Werdum, airing on pay-per-view (PPV) with "Prelims" bouts streaming live on FOX Sports 1 and the Fight Pass digital network. Event: UFC 180: "Velasquez vs. Show More Summary

Full Main Card for UFC 180 Announced, Perez, Sanchez, Gastelum Highlight Event

The UFC recently announced the full main card for Nov. 15's UFC 180 in Mexico City, and several fighters on the card can expect a deafening roar of hometown support. Headlining the event, Fabricio Werdum will battle Cain Velasquez for...Show More Summary

Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum staredown pic from UFC 180 press conference

Sorry, no shoves or table-toppling brawls, that's over here. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight titleholder Cain Velasquez, as well as division number one contender Fabricio Werdum, were on hand earlier today (Tues., Aug. Show More Summary

Live! Watch UFC 180 kickoff press conference video for 'Velasquez vs. Werdum' in Mexico City

The festivities get underway today (Tues., Aug. 26, 2014) at 1 p.m. ET. Cain Velasquez... remember him? The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight kingpin will finally return to the throne to defend his crown against Fabricio Werdum in the main event of the upcoming UFC 180 pay-per-view (PPV), scheduled to take place on Nov. Show More Summary

UFC: With Cain Velasquez as Champion, Where Does Junior Dos Santos Go Now?

It’s hard to believe a fighter like Junior dos Santos, a former UFC champion with a record of 16-3, may be a man with no place to go, but that’s the situation before him now. Granted, the UFC will no doubt keep him busy with big-name...Show More Summary

UFC: Should Cain Velasquez Really Rank Above Demetrious Johnson in P4P Rankings?

According to the current official UFC rankings, the top-five pound-for-pound fighters in the UFC are Jon Jones, Jose Aldo, Cain Velasquez, Demetrious Johnson and Chris Weidman, in that order. Jones at No. 1 is all but indisputable, and Aldo at No. Show More Summary

Minotauro Nogueira vs Cain Velasquez Full Fight Video UFC 110 took place on February 20, 2010. The main event was a heavyweight showdown between Minotauro Nogueira and Cain Velasquez. Nogueira is a well respected, long time veteran of MMA. He fought in the Pride organization for several years before coming over to the UFC in 2007. His last fight was a unanimous [...] (Read more...)

Cain Velasquez vs. Brock Lesnar Full Fight Video UFC 121 took place October 23, 2010 from Anaheim, CA. The main event was a heavyweight championship fight between champ, Brock Lesnar, and challenger, Cain Velasquez. This would be Lesnar’s third title defense in the UFC, previously beating Shane Carwin and Frank Mir. Brock was huge, very athletic, and seemingly unbeatable. He defeated longtime [...]Show More Summary

Junior Dos Santos vs. Mark Hunt Full Fight Video UFC 160 took place May 25, 2013 from Las Vegas, NV. The co-main event was a heavyweight showdown between Junior Dos Santos and Mark Hunt. With only one loss on his record to Cain Velasquez at UFC 155, Dos Santos record was perfect. He previously defeated Cain Velasquez at UFC on Fox 1 to [...] (Read more...)

Fedor Emelianenko: If I Were in My Prime, I'd Want to Fight 'Cain Velasquez'

Before there was Cain Velasquez, Fedor Emelianenko occupied the throne as the best heavyweight fighter on the planet. If he were in his prime, "The Last Emperor" would have loved for nothing more than to test himself against the reigning...Show More Summary

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