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Video: Watch Velasquez pull off crazy moves in pro-wrestling tag team match

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Cain Velasquez continues to impress in the wrestling ring. Cain Velasquez is pretty damn good at this professional wrestling thing.
No one knew what to expect …read more

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Highlights: Watch luchador Cain Velasquez leap off the top rope at AAA’s Invading NY

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The fighter turned pro wrestler is bringing some champion level skills to the squared circle. When Cain Velasquez announced he’d be joining Mexico’s AAA pro wrestling promotion as …read more

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Velasquez: Pro-wrestling is ‘fun’, but ‘door is always open’ for UFC return

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Despite his budding pro wrestling career, Cain Velasquez hasn’t closed the door on MMA. Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez might be in the early …read more

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Cain Velasquez on the UFC, Lucha Libre and going off the top rope

The former UFC heavyweight champ wants to return to the Octagon eventually, but he’s in no hurry to leave Lucha Libre. …read more

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Cain Velasquez Credits Ngannou’s Punch for UFC Phoenix Loss

Investigation #Kneegate has officially closed. At UFC Phoenix in February, Cain Velasquez made his Octagon return after a three-year sabbatical, only for Francis Ngannou to abruptly end Velasquez’s comeback story …read more

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Cheick Kongo never expected to be fighting in 2019

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Ten years ago, Cheick Kongo was a 34-year-old UFC heavyweight who cracked Cain Velasquez’s jaw a few times, before being outwrestled for much of the …read more

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Cain Velasquez to compete at MSG in pro wrestling return

Cain Velasquez is heading to Madison Square Garden for his next booking, but it may not be for the event, or the sport MMA fans were hoping for.
The former UFC …read more

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Cain Velasquez says Daniel Cormier wants Stipe Miocic trilogy

Cain Velasquez believes his close friend and teammate Daniel Cormier would like to fight at least one more time and have a trilogy fight against Stipe Miocic.
The former UFC heavyweight …read more

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Cain Velasquez believes Daniel Cormier wants to return and face Stipe Miocic again

Daniel Cormier suffered his first career loss at heavyweight to the man he originally took the UFC heavyweight title from.
He was defeated by Stipe Miocic via fourth-round TKO earlier this …read more

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Velasquez May Defect To ‘Fun’ Pro Wrestling

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champion, Cain Velasquez, looked as though he would rule the 265-pound roost for most …read more

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Posted on August 29, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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Cain Velasquez discusses UFC return after lucha libre debut

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez recently made his lucha libre debut at Triplemania XXVII in Mexico City. Not only did the former champ look very impressive in this debut, …read more

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Cain Velasquez 'shocked' at reaction to pro wrestling debut, uncertain about UFC return

Cain Velasquez is still passionate about MMA, but it doesn’t take much to notice that the former UFC heavyweight champion has a new athletic passion with pro wrestling.
Velasquez (14-3 MMA, …read more

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Posted on August 29, 2019, 12:16 pm By
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Sources: Velasquez to wrestle on U.S. lucha cards

Former UFC champ Cain Velasquez, who made his pro-wrestling debut at AAA Triplemania earlier this month, has signed on to wrestle on Lucha Libre AAA’s cards Sept. 15 in New …read more

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UFC's Velasquez to wrestle on lucha cards in U.S.

Former UFC champ Cain Velasquez, who made his pro-wrestling debut at AAA Triplemania earlier this month, has signed on to wrestle on Lucha Libre AAA’s cards Sept. 15 in New …read more

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Posted on August 17, 2019, 1:16 am By
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Cain Velasquez Impresses In Pro Wrestling Debut (Video)

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez made quite an impression in his pro wrestling debut. Last night (Aug. 3), Velasquez made the transition from the Octagon to the squared circle. …read more

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Posted on August 4, 2019, 4:46 pm By
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Cain Velasquez impresses in pro wrestling debut

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Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez debuted Saturday as a pro wrestler at one of the biggest pro wrestling events of the year. Cain …read more

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'Luchador' Cain Velasquez wows Mexico City in pro wrestling debut

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez made his pro wrestling debut Saturday at Mexican wrestling’s answer to WrestleMania – and absolutely KILLED it.
Velasquez arrived at Lucha Libre AAA’s TripleMania XXVII …read more

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VIDEO | Cain Velasquez shines in pro wrestling debut at AAA Triplemania XXVll

Former UFC Heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez made his pro wrestling debut at Lucha Libre AAA’s TripleMania card tonight in Mexico City.
In an interview with Sports Illustrated, Velasquez discussed his move …read more

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Cain Mobbed By Lucha Fans Ahead Of Wrasslin’ Debut

He’s back! The man behind the mask! Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champion, Cain Velasquez, doesn’t appear to be in any big hurry to make his mixed …read more

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Posted on August 2, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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VIDEO | Cain Velasquez gets hero’s welcome in Mexico ahead of pro wrestling debut

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez has touched down in Mexico for his pro wrestling debut, which will take place at Triplemania XXVII on Saturday. He has arrived in his …read more

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Posted on August 2, 2019, 11:16 am By
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From the Octagon to the ring: Cain Velasquez embraces Lucha libre

The world of professional wrestling might not seem like the easiest fit for former UFC champion Cain Velasquez, but he’s thrown himself headfirst into lucha libre. …read more

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