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Oct. 19: Velasquez/dos Santos III

Updated: July 1, 2013, 7:34 PM ET
By Brett Okamoto | ESPN.com

LAS VEGAS -- A heavyweight trilogy fight between champion Cain Velasquez and Junior dos Santos will take place on Oct. 19 at Toyota Center in Houston.

UFC president Dana White confirmed the date and venue to ESPN.com on Monday, although sources say details are still being finalized.

The fight will headline a UFC pay-per-view event, expected to be UFC 166. The two split a pair of previous meetings. Dos Santos scored a first-round knockout in November 2011, Velasquez earned a decision ...

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