Velasquez vs JDS III predictions
Three days before Cain Velasquez steps into the Octagon to defend his UFC heavyweight title against Junior dos Santos, UFC Tonight analysts Chael Sonnen and Kenny Florian step into the UFC on FOX StrikeZone to break down the UFC 166 championship main event.
Who do “The American Gangster” and “KenFlo” think will emerge victorious?
Check out the video above for a breakdown of both fighters’ strengths and their respective keys to victory, along with predictions on not only the third clash between Velasquez and dos Santos, but also the heavyweight contest between Daniel Cormier and Roy Nelson, and the lightweight match-up pitting Gilbert Melendez against Diego Sanchez in a bout Sonnen believes could be a Fight of the Year contender.
UFC 166 takes place Saturday night at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. Here’s a final look at this weekend’s fight card:
Cain Velasquez vs. Junior dos Santos
Daniel Cormier vs. Roy Nelson
Gilbert Melendez vs. Diego Sanchez
Gabriel Gonzaga vs. Shawn Jordan
John Dodson vs. Darrell Montague
Tim Boetsch vs. C.B. Dollaway
Nate Marquardt vs. Hector Lombard
Sarah Kaufman vs. Jessica Eye
George Sotiropolos vs. K.J. Noons
T.J. Waldburger vs. Adlan Amagov
Tony Ferguson vs. Mike Rio
Jeremy Larsen vs. Andre Fili
Dustin Pague vs. Kyoji Horoguchi
Be sure to stay tuned to FoxSports.com for complete coverage of UFC 166 including a round-by-round account of Saturday night’s action.