Former UFC heavyweight champ Junior dos Santos

Junior dos Santos' brutal loss to Cain Velasquez at UFC 155 didn't keep the Brazilian down for long. He'll get another shot at the title with a win against Mark Hunt.


Junior dos Santos: Fighting is worth the health risks because it's 'everything to me'

Cain Velasquez lands a punch on Junior dos Santos' face during their fight at UFC 155. (Courtesy: Tracy Lee for Y! Sports)

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Junior Dos Santos relaxes after a training session on September 9, 2009, at Blackhouse gym in Gardena, California. (Photo by Landry Major/Getty Images)

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Junior Dos Santos sits in an ice bath post training session on September 9, 2009 at Blackhouse gym in Gardena, California.

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Junior dos Santos (black shorts) def. Stefan Struve (red shorts) - TKO - :54 round 1 during UFC 95 at 02 Arena on February 21, 2009 in London, England. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

UFC on Fox: Live Heavyweight Championship

ANAHEIM, CA - NOVEMBER 12: UFC World Heavyweight Champion Junior dos Santos is seen at UFC on Fox: Live Heavyweight Championship at the Honda Center on November 12, 2011 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Junior dos Santos and his trainers

The reigning UFC heavyweight champion talks about his relationship with his trainers.

Frank Mir, left, falls backward after Junior Dos Santos landed a punch in the second round during a UFC 146 heavyweight title bout, Saturday, May 26, 2012, in Las Vegas. Dos Santos won by knockout. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

UFC 148: Silva v Sonnen II

LAS VEGAS, NV - JULY 7: (L-R) Junior dos Santos, Ronaldo & Kaka in attendance during UFC 148 inside MGM Grand Garden Arena on July 7, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

TUF Launch Party

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JULY 17: (L-R) Ross Pearson, Dana White, Junior dos Santos and George Sotiropoulos arrive at the TUF Australia Launch Party on July 17, 2012 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Brendon Thorne/Getty Images)

COMMERCIAL IMAGE - UFC Heavyweight Champion Junior Dos Santos, left, Jaime Pressly, center, and guest attend the UFC on Fox event at Staples Center on Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP Images)

Junior dos Santos. Foto: Yonatan Pérez/ Yahoo! Deportes

Junior dos Santos. Foto: Yonatan Pérez/ Yahoo! Deportes

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LAS VEGAS, NV - DECEMBER 29: Cain Velasquez versus Junior dos Santos during their heavyweight championship fight at UFC 155 on December 29, 2012 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Donald Miralle/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Cain Velasquez kicks Junior dos Santos in the face. (Courtesy: Tracy Lee for Y! Sports)

Junior dos Santos of Brazil, left, and Cain Velasquez of San Jose connect with each other during their UFC 155 heavyweight championship mixed martial arts match at the MGM Grand Garden Arena Saturday, Dec, 29, 2012 in Las Vegas. Velasquez won with a unanimous decision. (AP Photo/David Becker)

Junior dos Santos of Brazil, left, and Cain Velasquez of San Jose connect with each other during their UFC 155 heavyweight championship mixed martial arts match at the MGM Grand Garden Arena Saturday, Dec, 29, 2012 in Las Vegas. Velasquez won with a unanimous decision. (AP Photo/David Becker)

Fotos de la semana: 28 diciembre - 04 enero

LAS VEGAS, EE.UU: Caín Velásquez golpeó con fuerza a Junior dos Santos durante el combate que enfrentaron por el campeonato de peso pesado de la UFC 155. (Foto: Donald Miralle/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Fotos de la semana: 28 diciembre - 04 enero

LAS VEGAS, EE.UU: La tremenda patada que Caín Velasquez le propino al brasileño Junior dos Santos durante la revancha por el campeonato de peso pesado de la UFC 155. (Foto: Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Junior Dos Santos, Big Foot Silva

First UFC Loss Behind Him, Junior dos Santos Focused on Mark Hunt and Regaining Title

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LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 26: Junior dos Santos squares off with Frank Mir in their Heavyweight Championship bout during UFC 146 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 26, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)