Cain Velásquez warms up with the same intensity that he brings into the Octagon.
Undefeated through eight matches, Velásquez has ambushed his opponents with flurries of punches and kicks.
Velásquez's work ethic has paid dividends in the ring. His "Brown Pride" has carried him to eight victories.
Velásquez's parents raised Cain to honor his heritage and work hard. As a result, his opponents have been hitting the deck.
Cain Velásquez's tattoo - "Brown Pride," inked across his chest - is a daily reminder of his parents' sacrifice for him.
Humbled by his roots, Cain Velásquez credits his parents with his success. His opponents see a rougher side in the cage.