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Cain Velasquez faces Junior dos Santos

Updated: September 2, 2011, 8:06 PM ET
By Franklin McNeil | ESPN.com

UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez will defend his title Nov. 12 against top contender Junior dos Santos, UFC president Dana White said during a conference call Friday.

"We are going with the most prestigious championship in all of sports: the heavyweight title," White said during a conference call. "So on Nov. 12 at Honda Center [in Anaheim, Calif.], Cain Velasquez will take on Junior dos Santos."

The fight will air on Fox at 9 p.m. ET. Velasquez-dos Santos will be the first ...

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