UFC Phoenix: Timing was right for Cain Velasquez to end his hiatus

Sporting News - 02-15


When you have as extensive an injury history as Cain Velasquez does, everyone assumes that any extended hiatus has to be health related. It’s an understandable, even reasonable, assumption to make as the American Kickboxing Academy product has fought just twice in the more than five years since he wrapped up his trilogy with Junior dos Santos in emphatic fashion at UFC 166.