Cain Velasquez's Professional MMA debut
Velasquez made his professional debut against Jesse Fujarczyk on October 7, 2006, fighting on the preliminary card of Strikeforce: Tank vs. Buentello.
He made a winning start to his career, defeating Jesse Fujarczyk who carried a 3-1-0 professional MMA record into the fight.
Cain Velasquez beat Jesse Fujarczyk by KO/TKO at 1:58 of Round 1.
Cain Velasquez's Ultimate Fighting Championship Career
Velasquez made his debut in the UFC against Brad Morris on April 19, 2008, fighting on the preliminary card of UFC 83: Serra vs. St. Pierre 2 having compiled a 2-0-0 professional MMA record.
Cain Velasquez beat Brad Morris by KO/TKO at 2:10 of Round 1.
Since his debut, Velasquez has gone on to fight a total of 15 more times in the UFC. His UFC record stands at 12-3-0.
Winning the belt: UFC Heavyweight Championship against Brock Lesnar
Velasquez won the UFC Heavyweight Championship defeating Brock Lesnar on October 23, 2010 at UFC 121: Lesnar vs. Velasquez.
This was Velasquez's 1st UFC championship fight.
Cain Velasquez beat Brock Lesnar by KO/TKO at 4:12 of Round 1.
Title loss: Losing the UFC Heavyweight Championship to Junior dos Santos
Velasquez lost his UFC Heavyweight title to Junior dos Santos on November 12, 2011 at UFC on FOX 1: Velasquez vs. Dos Santos.
The loss meant that Velasquez had made no successful defences of the UFC heavyweight title.
Cain Velasquez lost to Junior dos Santos by KO/TKO at 1:04 of Round 1.
Winning the belt: UFC Heavyweight Championship against Junior dos Santos
Velasquez won the UFC Heavyweight Championship defeating Junior dos Santos on December 29, 2012 at UFC 155: Dos Santos vs. Velasquez 2.
This was Velasquez's 3rd UFC championship fight.
Cain Velasquez beat Junior dos Santos by Decision at 5:00 of Round 5.
Title defence #1: Successfully defended the UFC Heavyweight Championship against Antônio Silva
Velasquez defended his belt against Antônio Silva on May 25, 2013 at UFC 160: Velasquez vs. Silva 2.
This was Velasquez's first successful UFC heavyweight title defence.
Cain Velasquez beat Antônio Silva by KO/TKO at 1:21 of Round 1.
Title defence #2: Successfully defended the UFC Heavyweight Championship against Junior dos Santos
Velasquez defended his belt for the 2nd time against Junior dos Santos on October 19, 2013 at UFC 166: Velasquez vs. Dos Santos 3.
Cain Velasquez beat Junior dos Santos by KO/TKO at 3:09 of Round 5.
Title loss: Losing the UFC Heavyweight Championship to Fabrício Werdum
Velasquez lost his UFC Heavyweight title to Fabrício Werdum on June 13, 2015 at UFC 188: Velasquez vs. Werdum having previously made 2 title defences.
Cain Velasquez lost to Fabrício Werdum by Submission at 2:13 of Round 3.
When was Cain Velasquez's last win?
Velasquez's last win came against Travis Browne at UFC 200 on Saturday July 9, 2016. Cain Velasquez beat Travis Browne by KO/TKO at 4:57 of Round 1. Cain Velasquez took home an extra bonus after being awarded with Performance of the Night.