Cain Velasquez Has No Regrets About First Fight With Junior Dos Santos
Posted by Joseph Lee on 12.28.2012
Looking forward to the rematch...
In an interview with USA Today (via MMA Junkie), Cain Velasquez (10-1 MMA, 8-1 UFC) says he has no regrets about the way his fight with Junior Dos Santos (15-1 MMA, 9-0 UFC),ended last year. The two will meet in a rematch at UFC 155 on PPV tomorrow night from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Here are highlights:
On taking the first fight with Dos Santos: "I don't think it was the best decision. But I did it anyway, so it's in the past."
On what happened: "Junior is very quick. He has a lot of power in his hands. He timed it perfectly, and it landed."
On his strategy for the rematch: "I know how he fights. He's got good boxing. I've just got to fight my style of fight, which means a lot of pressure and a lot of offense."