Cain Velasquez

Cain Velasquez

Cain Velasquez

  • 14 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Age
    39
  • Height
    73.5 in 187 cm
  • Last Weigh-In
    248 lbs 112 kg
  • Reach
    77 in 196 cm
  • Leg reach
    41 in 104 cm
  • Born
    Salinas, United States
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Statistics

Wins

  • KO/TKO

    12 (86%)

  • DEC

    2 (14%)

  • SUB

    0

Loss

  • KO/TKO

    2 (67%)

  • DEC

    0

  • SUB

    1 (33%)

  • 6:5326

    Avg fight time

    99

    First round finishes

  • 7:477

    Average fight time in the UFC

    1414

    Number of fights in the UFC

  • 0.200.20

    Submission attempts per 15 min

    2.402.40

    Takedowns per bout

  • 3333

    Takedowns Landed

    8080

    Takedown Attempted

  • 41%41

    Successful takedown

    65%65

    Takedown Defense

  • 6.386.38

    Sig. strikes landed (per min)

    5.485.48

    Sig. strikes absorbed (per min)

  • 695695

    Sig. strikes landed

    12231223

    Sig. strikes attempted

  • 57%57

    Accented punches accuracy

    50%50

    Sig. strikes defense

  • 13861386

    Punches dealt

    20282028

    Punches thrown

  • 68%68

    Striking Accuracy

    0.7070

    Knockdowns avg per fight

Bout statistics by promotion

Promotion Bout
UFC 15
BF 1
SF 1

Sig. strikes by position

  • Standing

    260 (37%)

  • Clinch

    194 (28%)

  • Ground

    241 (35%)

Head

519

75%

Body

76

11%

Legs

100

14%

PRO Results

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Velasquez VS Francis Ngannou

    17.02.2019 • UFC on ESPN 1

    Round
    1

    Time
    0.26

    Method
    KO/TKO

    14 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    12 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC on ESPN 1

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      265 lbs (120.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      248.0 lbs (112.5 kgs)

    • Odds

      -200 Moderate Favorite

    Statistics Cain Velasquez
    • Total Strikes

      3

    • Sig. Strikes

      3

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Velasquez VS Fabricio Werdum

    30.12.2016 • UFC 207 • Status: cancelled

    14 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    21 - 6 - 1

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 207

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      265 lbs (120.2 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Velasquez VS Travis Browne

    09.07.2016 • UFC 200

    Round
    1

    Time
    4.57

    Method
    KO/TKO

    13 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    18 - 3 - 1

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 200

    • Win

      Ground & Pound

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      265 lbs (120.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      242.5 lbs (110.0 kgs)

    • Odds

      -320 Moderate Favorite

    • Awards

      Performance of the night

    Statistics Cain Velasquez
    • Total Strikes

      124

    • Sig. Strikes

      79

    • Takedowns

      1

    • Knockdowns

      1

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Velasquez VS Fabricio Werdum

    06.02.2016 • UFC Fight Night 82 • Status: cancelled

    13 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    20 - 5 - 1

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night 82

    • Title bout

      Challenger — UFC Heavyweight Championship

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      265 lbs (120.2 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Velasquez VS Fabricio Werdum

    13.06.2015 • UFC 188

    Round
    3

    Time
    12.13

    Method
    Submission

    13 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    19 - 5 - 1

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 188

    • Title bout

      Champion — UFC Heavyweight Championship

    • Win

      Guillotine Choke

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      265 lbs (120.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      242.0 lbs (109.8 kgs)

    • Odds

      -500 Heavy Favorite

    • Awards

      Performance of the night

    Statistics Cain Velasquez
    • Total Strikes

      201

    • Sig. Strikes

      169

    • Takedowns

      4

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Velasquez VS Fabricio Werdum

    15.11.2014 • UFC 180 • Status: cancelled

    13 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    18 - 5 - 1

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 180

    • Title bout

      Champion — UFC Heavyweight Championship

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      265 lbs (120.2 kg)

    • Odds

      -440 Heavy Favorite

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Velasquez VS Junior Dos Santos

    19.10.2013 • UFC 166

    Round
    5

    Time
    23.09

    Method
    KO/TKO

    12 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    16 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 166

    • Title bout

      Champion — UFC Heavyweight Championship

    • Win

      Slam & Punches

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      265 lbs (120.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      241.0 lbs (109.3 kgs)

    • Odds

      -205 Moderate Favorite

    Statistics Cain Velasquez
    • Total Strikes

      378

    • Sig. Strikes

      201

    • Takedowns

      2

    • Knockdowns

      1

    • Submission

      1

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Velasquez VS Antonio Silva

    25.05.2013 • UFC 160

    Round
    1

    Time
    1.21

    Method
    KO/TKO

    11 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    18 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 160

    • Title bout

      Champion — UFC Heavyweight Championship

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      265 lbs (120.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      240.0 lbs (108.9 kgs)

    • Odds

      -700 Huge Favorite

    Statistics Cain Velasquez
    • Total Strikes

      28

    • Sig. Strikes

      28

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      1

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Velasquez VS Junior Dos Santos

    29.12.2012 • UFC 155

    Round
    5

    Time
    25.00

    Method
    Decision

    10 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    15 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 155

    • Title bout

      Challenger — UFC Heavyweight Championship

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      265 lbs (120.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      240.0 lbs (108.9 kgs)

    • Odds

      +175 Slight Underdog

    Statistics Cain Velasquez
    • Total Strikes

      339

    • Sig. Strikes

      224

    • Takedowns

      11

    • Knockdowns

      1

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Velasquez VS Antonio Silva

    26.05.2012 • UFC 146

    Round
    1

    Time
    3.36

    Method
    KO/TKO

    9 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    16 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 146

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Co-Main Event

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      265 lbs (120.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      240.0 lbs (108.9 kgs)

    • Odds

      -400 Heavy Favorite

    Statistics Cain Velasquez
    • Total Strikes

      84

    • Sig. Strikes

      50

    • Takedowns

      1

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Velasquez VS Frank Mir

    26.05.2012 • UFC 146 • Status: cancelled

    9 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    16 - 5 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 146

    • Billing

      Co-Main Event

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      265 lbs (120.2 kg)

    • Odds

      -375 Moderate Favorite

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Velasquez VS Junior Dos Santos

    12.11.2011 • UFC on FOX 1

    Round
    1

    Time
    1.04

    Method
    KO/TKO

    9 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    13 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC on FOX 1

    • Title bout

      Champion — UFC Heavyweight Championship

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      265 lbs (120.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      249.0 lbs (112.9 kgs)

    • Odds

      -140 Slight Favorite

    • Awards

      Knockout of the night

    Statistics Cain Velasquez
    • Total Strikes

      14

    • Sig. Strikes

      14

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Velasquez VS Brock Lesnar

    23.10.2010 • UFC 121

    Round
    1

    Time
    4.12

    Method
    KO/TKO

    8 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    5 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 121

    • Title bout

      Challenger — UFC Heavyweight Championship

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      5x5

    • Division

      265 lbs (120.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      244.0 lbs (110.7 kgs)

    • Odds

      +160 Slight Underdog

    • Awards

      Knockout of the night

    Statistics Cain Velasquez
    • Total Strikes

      107

    • Sig. Strikes

      67

    • Takedowns

      1

    • Knockdowns

      2

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Velasquez VS Minotauro Nogueira

    20.02.2010 • UFC 110

    Round
    1

    Time
    2.20

    Method
    KO/TKO

    7 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    32 - 5 - 1

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 110

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      265 lbs (120.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      242.0 lbs (109.8 kgs)

    • Odds

      +101 Near Even

    • Awards

      Knockout of the night

    Statistics Cain Velasquez
    • Total Strikes

      45

    • Sig. Strikes

      45

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      1

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Velasquez VS Minotauro Nogueira

    02.01.2010 • UFC 108 • Status: cancelled

    7 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    32 - 5 - 1

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 108

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      265 lbs (120.2 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Velasquez VS Ben Rothwell

    24.10.2009 • UFC 104

    Round
    2

    Time
    5.58

    Method
    KO/TKO

    6 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    30 - 6 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 104

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Co-Main Event

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      265 lbs (120.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      238.0 lbs (108.0 kgs)

    • Odds

      -308 Moderate Favorite

    Statistics Cain Velasquez
    • Total Strikes

      119

    • Sig. Strikes

      95

    • Takedowns

      5

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Velasquez VS Cheick Kongo

    13.06.2009 • UFC 99

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    5 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    14 - 4 - 1

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 99

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Co-Main Event

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      265 lbs (120.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      239.0 lbs (108.4 kgs)

    • Odds

      -190 Slight Favorite

    Statistics Cain Velasquez
    • Total Strikes

      320

    • Sig. Strikes

      53

    • Takedowns

      7

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      2

    • Rev.

      0

  • Velasquez VS Heath Herring

    13.06.2009 • UFC 99 • Status: cancelled

    5 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    28 - 14 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 99

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      265 lbs (120.2 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Velasquez VS Denis Stojnic

    07.02.2009 • UFC Fight Night 17

    Round
    2

    Time
    7.34

    Method
    KO/TKO

    4 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    5 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night 17

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Co-Main Event

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      265 lbs (120.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      239.0 lbs (108.4 kgs)

    • Odds

      -700 Huge Favorite

    • Awards

      Knockout of the night

    Statistics Cain Velasquez
    • Total Strikes

      183

    • Sig. Strikes

      140

    • Takedowns

      1

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Velasquez VS Jake O'Brien

    19.07.2008 • UFC Fight Night 14

    Round
    1

    Time
    2.02

    Method
    KO/TKO

    3 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    10 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night 14

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      265 lbs (120.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      236.0 lbs (107.0 kgs)

    • Odds

      -333 Moderate Favorite

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Velasquez VS Brad Morris

    19.04.2008 • UFC 83

    Round
    1

    Time
    2.10

    Method
    KO/TKO

    2 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    10 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 83

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      265 lbs (120.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      235.5 lbs (106.8 kgs)

    • Odds

      -283 Moderate Favorite

    Statistics Cain Velasquez
    • Total Strikes

      83

    • Sig. Strikes

      55

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      3

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Velasquez VS Jeremiah Constant

    16.12.2006 • Bodog Fight

    Round
    1

    Time
    4.00

    Method
    KO/TKO

    1 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    4 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Bodog Fight

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      265 lbs (120.0 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Velasquez VS Jesse Fujarczyk

    07.10.2006 • Strikeforce

    Round
    1

    Time
    1.58

    Method
    KO/TKO

    0 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    3 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Strikeforce

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3-3-3

    • Division

      265 lbs (120.2 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      234.0 lbs (106.1 kgs)

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