Q&A on Lesnar-Velasquez, UFC 121
Lesnar is more experienced, if not in MMA than just in familiarity with the big occasion. It's pretty rare that a guy would be fighting for a heavyweight title with eight UFC fights like Velasquez. (Of course, Lesnar did it too, winning the belt from
And you've got Tito Ortiz coming back for the first time since November. Ortiz-Hamill is the fourth fight down on the bout sheet. Any time you've got Tito Ortiz --- even at this stage of the game -- at fourth down on the main card, you've got a pretty good card going.
Even with as many cards as UFC does, it's rare to have events on back-to-back weekends. But compare last Saturday's London card to this one, from top to bottom, and it's a big difference.