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Velasquez Targeting November Return

UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez Targeting November Return in Mexico
By: MMA Weekly
"UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez is still on the sidelines, but a target for his return is coming more clearly into focus by the day.

"Following Velasquez’s most recent victory, over Junior dos Santos at UFC 166 in October, it appeared that the UFC was on course for the champ to next defend his belt this spring in Mexico. That, however, was before Velasquez realized he had a shoulder injury that needed surgery accompanied by several months of rehabilitation."

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