UFC on Fox 1 | Cain Velasquez vs Junior dos SantosCategory: MMA
MATCHUP: Cain Velasquez vs Junior “Cigano” dos Santos
EVENT: UFC on Fox: Velasquez vs Dos Santos (UFC on Fox 1)
DATE: November 12 , 2011
VENUE: Honda Center in Anaheim, California, United States
FIGHT DETAILS: Cain Velasquez defends his UFC Heavyweight Championship title against top contender Junior dos Santos in UFC’s debut on the Fox Network.
Velasquez from USA (9 wins – 0 loss, 8 KOs) is currently ranked as the #1 heavyweight fighter in the world by Sherdog, ESPN, and NBC Sports.
He became the UFC Heavyweight champion when he knocked out Brock Lesnar at UFC 121.
Brazilian dos Santos (13 wins – 1 loss, 8 KOs/3 submissions) is currently ranked as the #2 heavyweight fighter in the world by Sherdog.com, #2 by MMAWeekly, #2 by MMAfighting.com and #3 by FightMagazine.com.
FIGHT RESULT: Junior dos Santos knocks out Cain Velasquez at 1:04 of round one to become the new UFC Heavyweight Champion.
Watch the Cain Velasquez vs Junior dos Santos fight video below (GIF only, video keeps getting deleted):