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The MMA world is still buzzing about the news that Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier are going to throw hands on July 7th, and plenty of eyebrows are likely being raised as well, on account of Cain Velasquez’s response.

On Friday, the UFC announced the all-star bout, and it probably took many by surprise, as Cormier recently said he wasn’t interested in moving up to challenge the heavyweight champ. The reason “DC” said that, is because his friend, teammate, and former heavyweight champ, Velasquez, is planning to return to the Octagon in the coming months.

Well, after the fight was announced, Velasquez tweeted out this:

So, this is interesting to see. Might Velasquez and Cormier actually fight if the latter takes the belt?

Miocic – Cormier will headline UFC 226, which will take place in Las Vegas, Nevada.