MMA Nation Round-Up provides you with daily coverage of the latest in news, multimedia, and analysis throughout the world of combat sports. UFC heavyweight champ Cain Velasquez joined challenger Junior dos Santos and UFC President Dana White at an LA press conference to talk about the historic UFC on Fox 1 coming up on Saturday.Full coverage here.
One interesting tid bit from the PC that didn't get enough attention was Velasquez predicting a five round war while dos Santos and Dana White insisted it would be a much shorter fight. Watch the video.
- There was another media call with Dana White yesterday as well. This one featured Lorenzo Fertitta and several Fox TV execs in addition to Dana. They talked about the plans for UFC To Provide Up To 25 Percent Of FUEL TV's Content, how UFC broadcasts will be split up between Fox, Fuel, FX and PPV, and a number of other big, big deals.
- Our own Luke Thomas took a shot at blowing away some of the smoke around the dos Santos vs Velasquez fight and figure out What Is Cain Velasquez Vs. Junior Dos Santos Financially Worth?
- In non UFC news, Alistair Overeem is suing his ex-managers.
- We've got complete Pacquiao vs Marquez coverage.