Found December 23, 2012 on
By this time next week, fight fans will know who will be donning the UFC heavyweight belt for at least the next several months.
Can reigning king Junior dos Santos (Pictured) replicate the magic he created last November when he put Cain Velasquez to sleep in merely 64 seconds? Will Velasquez bounce back and return the favor to recapture his crown?
To help us get pumped for next week’s rematch, the UFC has released footage of eight fights that led the 265-pounders to this point, including their first encounter.
UFC 154 takes place Saturday inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Please click the media player below to watch the scraps:
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
More than 24 hours of UFC action comes to FUEL TV starting Monday morning, running all through Tuesday night! Revisit the first epic clash between Junior dos Santos and Cain Velasquez, then relive some of the greatest battles of 2012 including The Korean Zombie vs Dustin Poirier, Franklin vs Le, Henderson vs Diaz and more! Plus the premiere of Countdown to UFC 155 Tuesday night at...
Once again, the UFC has released ‘UFC 155: The Road to the Heavyweight Title’ in anticipation of the December 29 event.
There are a total of eight full fights for your viewing pleasure.
The fights feature UFC Heavyweight Champion Junior dos Santos and his opponent at UFC 155 Cain Velasquez.
Fights featured in the package are:
Junior Dos Santos vs. Frank Mir (UFC 146)
It took Junior dos Santos just 64 seconds to take down Cain Velasquez in their first bout, but Velasquez has redemption on his mind.
Dos Santos and Velasquez will throw down once again on Saturday in what figures to be a very eventful UFC 155. Dos Santos took Round 1 of the duo’s rivalry back in November of 2011, dealing Velasquez a big, overhand right hook that proved to be the...
****This post is sponsored by the UFC****
You may have noticed from the wallpaper and ads that the UFC has taken over the site today to promote the upcoming UFC 155 fight card on Saturday night in Las Vegas. We’re not the only ones who are pretty pumped for the event which is being headlined by Junior dos Santos and Cain Velasquez rematching for the heavyweight title. In the video...
So you think you know your MMA? You think you can predict who is going to win a fight and how? Time to prove it. We present to you The MMA Manifesto Pick 'Em Contest. We are now sponsored by Dethrone Royalty, who sponsor some of the biggest names in the sport, such as Cain Velasquez, Benson Henderson, Josh Koscheck, and Michael MacDonald. Check Dethrone Royalty out at their...