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Former WWE Champ Alberto Del Rio Comments On Cain Velasquez’s Potential In Wrestling

Last month, former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez signed on with lucha libre promotion AAA as an in-ring talent. Velasquez will be appearing at the promotion’s annual mega-event Triplemania XXVII. …read more

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Posted on April 19, 2019, 6:17 pm By
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Alberto Del Rio weighs in on whether Cain Velasquez can succeed in lucha libre

Former WWE star Alberto Del Rio knows better than most the differences between making it big in MMA and doing so in professional wrestling.
Del Rio – also known as Alberto …read more

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Francis Ngannou Confident A Win Over Junior Dos Santos Earns Him Another Title Shot

Francis Ngannou may be only a fight away from another title shot after back-to-back finishes over Curtis Blaydes and Cain Velasquez. The former heavyweight title challenger now has his sights …read more

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Francis Ngannou: Title shot makes sense with UFC 239 win vs. Junior Dos Santos

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ATLANTA – Francis Ngannou believes he is only one win away from earning a second opportunity to …read more

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Coach squashes retirement rumors, says Cain ‘can’t wait to get back in’ the cage

No, Cain Velasquez is not making a permanent transition to professional wrestling. Both the knockout loss to Francis Ngannou and news of his professional wrestling debut at TripleMania led some …read more

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Coach Claims Francis Ngannou Landed An Illegal Strike On Cain Velasquez

Javier Mendez, the longtime coach of Cain Velasquez, is claiming that an illegal shot from Francis Ngannou was missed at UFC on ESPN 1.

Velasquez and Ngannou squared off in the …read more

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Coach believes ‘mishaps’ have kept Cain Velasquez from becoming the heavyweight GOAT

Cain Velasquez is one of the best heavyweights in MMA history. Thanks to a handful of tough losses at key points in his career, however, it’s difficult to argue with …read more

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Posted on April 5, 2019, 7:46 pm By
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Javier Mendez gives update on status of Cain Velasquez’s MMA career

It’d be understandable if any fight fans were concerned that Cain Velasquez’s time in mixed martial arts is nearing its end, considering the way Velasquez’s last two months have gone.
The …read more

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Junior Dos Santos vs. Francis Ngannou targeted for UFC 239 in July

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A heavyweight bout between former champ Junior Dos Santos and former title challenger Francis Ngannou is the …read more

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Cain Velasquez set to make pro wrestling debut at TripleMania

Cain Velasquez is headed to pro wrestling. Cain Velasquez is the latest fighter to head to professional wrestling, as it was announced on Tuesday afternoon that the former two-time heavyweight …read more

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Posted on March 27, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez set for pro wrestling debut

UFC heavyweight Cain Velasquez is stepping into the world of pro wrestling, with his first match coming at a major AAA show in Mexico in July. …read more

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Posted on March 27, 2019, 6:46 pm By
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Cain Velasquez officially set to enter the world of pro wrestling

Cain Velasquez is scheduled to get back in action… But not MMA action.

In February, the former two-time UFC heavyweight champion made his long-awaited comeback after a three-year layoff to take …read more

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Posted on March 26, 2019, 10:46 pm By
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Cain Velasquez to make pro wrestling debut at TripleMania

Former two-time UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez is the latest of the seemingly endless list of major MMA stars doing pro wrestling.
Velasquez appeared Tuesday afternoon at a press conference in …read more

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Posted on March 26, 2019, 8:46 pm By
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Former UFC Champion Cain Velasquez To Appear At AAA’s Triplemania XXVII

Former two-time Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight title holder Cain Velasquez will appear for a prominent professional wrestling company in Mexico. Velasquez turned a lot of heads when he showed …read more

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Posted on March 26, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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You'll love watching this adorable video of Francis Ngannou training with Roy Nelson's son

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Francis Ngannou is one of the scariest heavyweights in MMA, but don’t tell that to Roy Nelson’s …read more

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Posted on March 19, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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Opinion: JDS is proving to be the greatest HW of his generation

A look at JDS’s distinguished career, juxtaposed with the man most consider to be his better, Cain Velasquez. Junior dos Santos is one of the greatest heavyweights of all time. …read more

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Posted on March 15, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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Derrick Lewis shot down fights with Stipe Miocic and Cain Velasquez

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Ahead of Saturday’s fight with Junior dos Santos at UFC on ESPN+ 4, Derrick Lewis says he …read more

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Junior Dos Santos Just Won’t Go Away

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champion, Junior dos Santos, lost his 265-pound strap following a five-round beatdown by longtime nemesis, Cain Velasquez, back in late 2012.
It’s been over six …read more

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Posted on March 8, 2019, 5:16 am By
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Cain Velasquez issues statement after ‘bad day at the office’ against Francis Ngannou

Earlier this month, in the main event of the UFC’s first-ever card on ESPN, former UFC heavyweight champ Cain Velasquez returned from a three-year absence to take on deadly puncher …read more

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