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Feb 3, 2016 12:58 pm

Cain Velasquez: Surgury complete, says he can train 100 percent in five weeks

Looks like Cain Velasquez of AKA is on the road to recovery after a successful surgery for a sciatic nerve. The former champ has a time table of a little over a month before he can get back into to training for his title rematch with Fabricio Werdum. Here’s his released statement via Facebook: “I...

Jan 24, 2016 5:56 pm

Cain Velasquez: Releases statement following injury leading into UFC 196

Dana White released a statement via social media and now Cain Velasquez has issued his personal message reaching out to the fans that are in support for the injured former champ after hearing the news. Cain Velasquez’s message: I’m sure you’ve heard the news that I won’t be able to fight at UFC 196. I...

Jan 24, 2016 3:41 pm

Breaking: Dana White announces Cain Velasquez out due to injury.

Cain Velasquez is out with a back injury. Stipe vs Werdum for the heavyweight championship February 6th. Posted by Dana White on Sunday, January 24, 2016 Looks like Cain Velasquez and AKA won’t be getting a chance to recapture the heavyweight title against Fabricio Werdum. Instead, it looks like Stipe Miocic will be taking the injured...


Jan 22, 2016 9:08 am

WATCH! Cain Velasquez chases Vince Vaughn in upcoming film

Ahead of Cain Velasquez’s UFC 196 rematch with Fabricio Werdum for the UFC heavyweight championship, take a look at Velasquez on the big screen as he appears alongside Vince Vaughn in ‘Term Life’. We’ve seen numerous fighters taking roles in Hollywood films recently, with the most notable being former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey....

Jan 16, 2016 10:57 am

Message from Cain Velasquez: -It takes a village-

AKA former champ Cain Velasquez is a little over two weeks from attempting to reunite with champ Fabricio Werdum at UFC 196. The message is simple and clear.   No matter how great you are or can be,  the people supporting you is the glue that keeps that greatness together. Will Velasquez at ‘sea-level’ reclaim...

Jan 16, 2016 8:40 am

WATCH! UFC 196 Free Fight: Fabricio Werdum defeats Cain Velasquez

We are now less than a month away from UFC 196, where Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez will square off in their highly anticipated rematch for the UFC heavyweight championship. Ahead of the bout, take a look back at UFC 188, where Werdum defeated Velasquez via 3rd round submission to unite the UFC heavyweight and...

Jan 9, 2016 10:49 am

Video Interview: Cain Velasquez reflects on what went wrong in title loss to Werdum

Cain Velasquez is back in action after his losing his heavyweight title to Fabricio Werdum last year at UFC 188 via guillotine choke in the third round of their heavyweight conten Velasquez was out almost two years from competition due to injury before his last fight with Werdum in Mexico City Mexico.  Elevation may of...

Dec 9, 2015 10:29 pm

WATCH! Fabricio Werdum vs. Cain Velasquez II announced by Dana White

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez will get another chance to regain the title from champion Fabricio Werdum at UFC 196 on Feb. 6 in Las Vegas, Nevada. UFC President Dana White spoke with UFC Total giving away the fight date before the official announcement from the UFC was made. Exclusiva de @tdn_twit @danawhite confirma...

Dec 4, 2015 10:11 am

Dos Santos says Werdum: ‘did not fight the Cain Velasquez I fought’

With having three matches against Cain Velasquez, Junior Dos Santos knows a thing or two about the former UFC heavyweight champion. Losing his own heavyweight championship title to Velasquez, Dos Santos spoke to Combate warning Werdum that he has yet to face a prime Cain Velasquez. “I think Werdum did well in his last fight,...

Oct 8, 2015 8:24 am

Cain Velasquez Vows To Stay More Active In The Future

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez will be getting a rematch and a chance to get his belt back when he faces Fabricio Werdum once again, this time possibly in Brazil. That fight is expected to take place sometime early next year. At a recent UFC Q&A the former champ talked about being more active...

Oct 2, 2015 3:26 pm

Cain Velasquez On Werdum Rematch: ‘We’re Hearing March, In Brazil’

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez took part in a fan Q&A prior to today’s UFC 192 weigh-ins in Houston, where he revealed that his rematch with Fabricio Werdum is being targeted for a March event in Brazil. “Now we’re hearing March in Brazil, so I’m happy about that,” Velasquez told MMAjunkie. “I’m looking to...

Oct 2, 2015 10:56 am

REPLAY! Q&A with Cain Velasquez and Anthony Pettis

Two former UFC champions will be answering all kinds of questions from fans today during the UFC 192 Q&A featuring Cain Velasquez and Anthony Pettis. Both fighters are looking to make big comebacks after losing their titles in their last fights, Velasquez to Fabricio Werdum and Pettis to Rafael dos Anjos. You can watch the...

Sep 22, 2015 12:52 am

Fedor Emelianenko And Cain Velasquez Meet Face-To-Face –– Who Wins In A Fight?

Well, we were all duped. It seemed like the general consensus was that Fedor Emelianenko might actually be signing with the UFC this time around and we’d get to see some of these super fights the MMA community has been talking about forever. However, that is not the case. Announced during Bellator’s ‘Dynamite’ event, Fedor...

Aug 19, 2015 7:49 am

Cain Velasquez Isn’t Happy With HBO……..

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez is pretty upset with what HBO did with some of his footage. HBO’s Real Sports did a highly talked about segment on MMA and the connection it has with domestic violence. They focused on the ‘War Machine’ / Christy Mack case, but also branched out and talked about other...

Aug 18, 2015 12:39 am

Cain Velasquez Talks Boxing, Breaks Down Floyd Mayweather’s Game

[ooyala code=”BhN2pzdjq4DvLAQssB4FW0UeXja1Ga6P” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=”960″ height=”540″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez sits down with BJPENN.COM’S Layzie The Savage to discuss boxing, and Floyd Mayweather Jr. It’s an interesting take from a wrecking machine who prides himself in his own skills as a combat specialist. Cain Velasquez lost his UFC title to Fabricio Werdum...

Aug 12, 2015 6:26 pm

Cain Velasquez Gets The Rematch, Will Face Champ Fabricio Werdum

UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum has been saying he thinks former champ Cain Velasquez is worthy of a rematch and it looks like he was right. Reported earlier on Wednesday’s episode of UFC Tonight, champ Fabricio Werdum will defend his title for the first time against the man he took it from, Cain Velasquez. The...

Jul 24, 2015 4:34 am

Werdum Talks Rematching dos Santos, Doesn’t Count Out Cain Velasquez Comeback

UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum is currently taking a small break, then plans on returning to defend his belt against the likes of Junior Dos Santos, Andrei Arlovski, Stipe Miocic or maybe even a rematch with Cain Velasquez. When Werdum spoke with BJPENN.COM’s  Layzie The Savage, he said he wasnt sure who he would be...

Jul 9, 2015 7:58 am

Cain Velasquez Wants To Fight In October, Perhaps UFC 192

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez is targeting a October return to the octagon. According to a report on UFC Tonight, Velasquez came out of his UFC 188 title fight with Fabricio Werdum without any lingering injuries and would like to return to action at UFC 192 in Houston, Texas. Sources close to Velasquez told...

Jun 16, 2015 8:03 am

Cain Velasquez Sends Apology To Fans

Let’s be honest, nobody likes losing. But can you imagine how it must feel to lose under the circumstances that former UFC champion Cain Velasquez lost? The AKA fighter was out for a while with injury, came back, fought in Mexico City, and got beat up. Everyone would agree that he just didn’t look like...

Jun 15, 2015 2:00 am

REPLAY! Fabricio Werdum vs. Cain Velasquez (Highlights)

Fabricio Werdum shocked the world on Saturday night at UFC 188 when he dethroned Cain Velasquez for the UFC Heavyweight Championship. Velasquez had a strong showing in the opening round, but fatigue started to become a factor for the former champion in the second round. Werdum started to take the driver’s seat in the second...

Jun 12, 2015 12:18 pm

Cain Velasquez: ‘I Don’t Need To Talk, I’ll Show Werdum What I Can Do’

UFC heavyweight champion of the world Cain Velasquez is ready to go to war against the interim champion Fabricio Werdum, this Saturday in Mexico City. The AKA fighter talked to our own Layzie The Savage about the fight itself and what threats his Brazilian opponent possess . Do I think [Fabricio Werdum] is the most dangerous...

Jun 11, 2015 11:14 pm

Cain Velasquez: Road To UFC 188 — WATCH NOW!

UFC Heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez faces interim title holder Fabricio Werdum in the UFC 188 main event this weekend. While we wait for his highly anticipated return to the Octagon, check out the latest Layzie The Savage special feature, and get a glimpse at what it takes to be the UFC’s heavyweight champion of the...

Jun 11, 2015 6:50 am

Cain Velasquez: ‘Fabricio Werdum Is Two-Faced’

“To me it seemed to be two-faced. Don’t say something insulting to me. Stick to your guns. Don’t come up to me the next day and try to be buddy-buddy with me.” “I was born in America and I’m proud to be American, but my parents are from Mexico and I’m proud of my heritage,...