The tears he cried after his lightning-quick knockout of Cain Velasquez summed up Junior Cigano’s feelings. In just a few years, Cigano went from serving tables to delivering knockouts as the number one heavyweight in the world.
“I have no words to express what I’m feeling. It’s incredible! I want to thank my team, my family. I have a lot of great people around me,” said Cigano while still in the octagon, before making a surprising announcement.