Cain Velasquez Speaker Profile
Former UFC Heavyweight Champion
Cain Velasquez Biography
Cain Velasquez was born July 28, 1982 and is a Mexican American mixed martial artist and the current UFC Heavyweight Champion. He is a two-time All-American collegiate wrestler from Arizona State and a Junior College National Champ at Iowa Central Community College. He is a two-time 5A state champion in Arizona, Compiling a record of 110-10 for Kofa High School located in Yuma, Arizona under Shawn Rustad and Marty Niblo. He currently competes in the UFC in the heavyweight division. As of June 29, 2010, he is ranked as the #4 heavyweight in the world by Sherdog and MMAweekly, and #6 by MMAfighting.com. Cain also has never lost a round in mixed martial arts competition. Velasquez, who trains at the American Kickboxing Academy in San Jose, CA, won the No-Gi Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu blue belt championships roughly a year after starting submission grappling. He currently holds a purple belt under Dave Camarillo.
Dana White announced via SportsNation that the UFC would be bringing back UFC Primetime to promote Lesnar vs. Velasquez at UFC 121.
Velasquez defeated Brock Lesnar for the UFC Heavyweight Championship on October 23, 2010 at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California at UFC 121. He defeated Lesnar by TKO at 4:12 into round 1 to win the title. Coming into the fight, Cain had outlanded his last five opponents by a tally of 481 to 63.
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Posted on 6 March 2013 | 1:51 pm
UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez will be making an Appearance in New Braunfels, Texas this weekend at MMA retailer MMA Overload's warehouse. The Salinas, California native avenged his only defeat in December against Junior Dos Santos to become the No. 1 heavyweight fighter in the world. Velasquez will meet with fans, sign autographs and take pictures on Saturday, March 9...[Read More]
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