And Saturday's rubber match was the Velasquez manifesto, the "Act of Obliteration." There were stanzas and punctuation points, pugilistic soliloquies delivered by a man who, yes, is just that damn much better.
With that manifesto came the conclusion of a rivalry.
This one now, with Alistair Overeem, was something very, very strange for me.
That’s hard, that’s really hard part of the game." "(I will fight) as long as I can, you know? "I know I’m not showing for everybody everything that I got to show, so I’m working on these things.
The heavyweight division presents almost zero challenges to Velasquez.