Cain Velasquez, the rising star of the UFC's heavyweight division, has passed every test so far. He absorbed some big shots from Cheick Kongo and then dominated him on the ground at UFC 99. He smoked Ben Rothwell at UFC 104.
Now, at UFC 110 in Australia on Feb. 20, Velasquez has the unenviable task of fighting Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira.
If Velasquez is the next big thing and a legitimate title contender, then he should be able to handle Nogueira. Of course, Nogueira is a beast who dominated Randy Couture at UFC 102.
Here's the UFC pre-fight interview with Velasquez to help get you prepared.