Article

Velasquez Featured on Univision's Latin Grammy Awards

Tonight’s 10th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards just added a little more punch, as UFC heavyweight contender Cain Velasquez will be in attendance at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas to join with Alicia Keys and Eva Longoria to salute the finest in Latin music, beginning at 8pm ET on the Univision network.

Tonight’s 10th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards just added a little more punch, as UFC heavyweight contender Cain Velasquez will be in attendance at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas to join with Alicia Keys and Eva Longoria to salute the finest in Latin music, beginning at 8pm ET on the Univision network.

Velasquez, fresh from his impressive second round TKO of Ben Rothwell in the co-main event of UFC 104 last month, is also featured with Reggaeton stars Wisin & Yandel in the show’s opening video segment, which was filmed Sunday night in a Porsche Cayenne on the Las Vegas strip.

And while Velasquez is seen in his UFC 104 walkout shirt in the video clip, tonight he will be dressed to the nines in a custom-fitted Prada suit and Salvatore Ferragamo shoes as he walks the green carpet at 4pm local time before his first – but certainly not last - awards show appearance.
 

Media

Recent
Watch Max Holloway's Performance of the Night victory over Cub Swanson during their bout in Newark, New Jersey in April of 2015.
22/05/2017
Alexander Gustafsson trains in the shadow of a city’s shared tragedy. Standing across from him will be Glover Teixeira, whose career and personal life now thrive in his adopted New England home.
19/05/2017
Analyst Robin Black teams up with Matt Parrino to preview the amazing slate of summer Fight Night fights, including Chris Weidman vs Kelvin Gastelum, Holly Holm vs. Bethe Correia, Kevin Lee vs. Michael Chiesa, and Michael Johnson vs. Justin Gaethje.
19/05/2017
UFC champion Amanda Nunes talks about her rivalry with challenger Valentina Shevchenko in this edition of the UFC Minute.
19/05/2017