UFC 146 | Cain Velasquez vs Antonio SilvaCategory: MMA
MATCHUP: Cain Velasquez vs Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva
EVENT: UFC 146: dos Santos vs Mir
DATE: May 26, 2012
TIME: 7:00 PM PT / 10:00 PM ET
VENUE: MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada
FIGHT DETAILS: Cain Velasquez faces Antonio Silva in a non-title UFC Heavyweight matchup.
American-Mexican Velasquez (9 wins – 1 loss, 8 KOs / 0 submissions) is the former UFC Heavyweight Champion. He has notable wins over Cheick Kongo, Ben Rothwell, Antônio Rodrigo Nogueira and Brock Lesnar.
In his last fight t the first UFC event on Fox last November 12, 2011, he lost his title after he was knocked out by Junior dos Santos.
Brazilian Silva (16 wins – 3 losses, 11 KOs / 3 submissions) is making his UFC debut. He is the first and last EliteXC heavyweight champion.
He was the first man to knock out MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko doing it at the Strikeforce 2011 Heavyweight Grand Prix Quarterfinal last February 12, 2011.
FIGHT RESULT: Cain Velasquez defeated Antonio Silva via TKO in Round 1.
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