The black belt in Bjj and former Ufc champion Cain Velasquez entered this fight with a professional record of 13-2-0 (85% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission) and he is ranked as the No.4 heavyweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Stipe Miocic). He fought just once in the last two years losing the Ufc Hw title against Fabrício Werdum (=Velasquez vs Werdum).
His opponent, Travis Browne, has a mma record of 18-3-1 (89% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.8 in the same weight class. He lost to Andrei Arlovski in 2015 (=Arlovski vs Browne) but he came back to win in 2016 defeating Matt Mitrione (=Browne vs Mitrione). Velasquez vs Browne is on the undercard of Miesha Tate vs Amanda Nunes – UFC 200. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC 200: Tate vs Nunes
Where: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: heavyweight (265 lbs, 120 kg)
UFC 200 fight card (main fights):
Miesha Tate vs Amanda Nunes
Brock Lesnar vs Mark Hunt
Daniel Cormier vs Anderson Silva
Frankie Edgar vs Jose Aldo 2
Cain Velasquez vs Travis Browne
Cat Zingano vs Julianna Pena
Johny Hendricks vs Kelvin Gastelum
TJ Dillashaw vs Raphael Assuncao 2
Sage Northcutt vs Enrique Marin
Gegard Mousasi vs Thiago Santos
Velasquez’s previous fight: Cain Velasquez vs Fabricio Werdum
Browne’s previous fight: Travis Browne vs Matt Mitrione
Browne’s next fight: Fabricio Werdum vs Travis Browne
Velasquez’s next fight: Francis Ngannou vs Cain Velasquez
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