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Report | Tyson Fury will take home massive payday for WWE match

British boxer Tyson Fury is set to make some serious cash in his pro wrestling match in Saudi Arabia on October 31.
The former heavyweight champion last fought Otto Wallin in …read more

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Report: Fury receiving huge paycheck for pro wrestling match

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According to multiple sources, Tyson Fury is making a massive amount of money to work for WWE in a pro wrestling match. It looks …read more

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Posted on October 17, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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Tyson Fury willing to fight Cain Velasquez in WWE: ‘I’d love to fight them all’

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Tyson Fury is open to a WWE match with former UFC heavyweight champ Cain Velasquez. Tyson Fury and Cain Velasquez are both set to …read more

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Posted on October 16, 2019, 12:46 am By
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Schaub insinuates Velasquez will be on PEDs in the WWE

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Brendan Schaub talks about Cain Velasquez’s transition into professional wrestling with the WWE. Over the weekend, Cain Velasquez retired …read more

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Posted on October 15, 2019, 10:46 pm By
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Mookie & Crookie Show 41: Velasquez retires from MMA, signs with WWE

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Episode 41 discussion: Cain Velasquez leaves MMA behind for career with WWE, King Mo comes out of retirement for one last fight, Ponzinibbio out of fight …read more

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Tyson Fury welcomes WWE showdown with Cain Velasquez

Heavyweight boxing star Tyson Fury recently signed with pro wrestling organization WWE, where he’s currently feuding with Braun Strowman. So too did former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez.
While newer fight …read more

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Brendan Schaub: Cain Velasquez likely to ‘juice the f**k up’ in WWE

Cain Velasquez is now a part of the WWE universe, and Brendan Schaub believes the former UFC heavyweight champion will rely on performance enhancing drugs to maximize his ability in …read more

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Posted on October 15, 2019, 10:46 am By
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Off Guard: Tyson Fury open to possible WWE match with Cain Velasquez

Former heavyweight boxing champion Tyson Fury is staying busy while he recovers from his recent win by taking a busman’s holiday and making his first foray into professional wrestling.
Fury’s arrival …read more

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Former UFC Champion Cain Velasquez Releases Statement On MMA Retirement

Cain Velasquez has issued a statement addressing his UFC exit and his WWE arrival. Velasquez revealed to reporters during the WWE Crown Jewel media day session that he’s retiring from …read more

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Posted on October 14, 2019, 10:46 pm By
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Cain Velasquez issues farewell message to UFC, embarks on WWE journey

Cain Velasquez’s rise to the top of the mixed martial arts world was meteoric. In less than three years, he went from Octagon newbie to UFC heavyweight champion.
The man he …read more

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Posted on October 14, 2019, 9:16 pm By
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Cain Velasquez releases statement on UFC departure, future with WWE

Cain Velasquez | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Cain Velasquez has bid a fond farewell to his past life and is eagerly embracing his new one.
On Monday, the two-time UFC …read more

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Posted on October 14, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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Brendan Schaub Expects Cain Velasquez To Use Steroids In WWE

Now that Cain Velasquez is off to the WWE, Brendan Schaub wouldn’t be surprised if the former UFC champion begins taking performance-enhancing drugs. Velasquez made his WWE debut on Oct. …read more

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Daniel Cormier reacts to Cain Velasquez’s retirement

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez has decided to hang up the gloves and pursue a pro wrestling career with WWE. Daniel Cormier, his long-time training partner and another former …read more

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Hot Tweets: Cain Velasquez’s move to the WWE and where he ranks among all-time heavyweights

Cain Velasquez | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Yesterday, Cain Velasquez retired from MMA, withdrew from the USADA testing pool, and has signed with the WWE full time. Let’s talk …read more

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Posted on October 13, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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Daniel Cormier Feels Cain Velasquez’s Exit From MMA Is Bittersweet

Daniel Cormier is sad to see Cain Velasquez walk away from mixed martial arts, but he’s thrilled about his new journey in WWE. During a WWE Crown Jewel press conference, …read more

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Posted on October 13, 2019, 3:46 pm By
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Cain Velasquez and Brock Lesnar to rematch in WWE

It’s been nearly a decade since Cain Velasquez captured the UFC heavyweight championship from Brock Lesnar. They are now set to rematch, albeit under the WWE spotlight.
WWE officials announced the …read more

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Cain Velasquez signs with WWE, will wrestle Brock Lesnar in Saudi Arabia

LAS VEGAS – Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez’s next octagon appearance will have to wait, if it ever happens again.
WWE officials announced Friday that Velasquez will be part of …read more

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Cain Velasquez officially signs with WWE to rematch Brock Lesnar in pro wrestling

After months of flirtation, former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez is going full-bore into professional wrestling.
Velasquez has signed with WWE and will rematch Brock Lesnar on Oct. 31 at …read more

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Velasquez Retires From UFC, Rematches Lesnar In WWE

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Move over Ronda Rousey, there’s another former UFC champion headed to WWE. Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champion, Cain Velasquez, has retired from mixed martial arts (MMA) …read more

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Breaking! Cain Velasquez officially signs with WWE, retires from MMA

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez has officially signed a big-money, multi-year contract with the WWE. The deal will be announced at a press conference Friday at T-Mobile Arena in …read more

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Boxer Fury, UFC's Velasquez to perform in WWE

Boxing heavyweight champion Tyson Fury and former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez have signed to perform in WWE Crown Jewel on Oct. 31 in Saudi Arabia. …read more

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Sources: Velasquez retires from UFC, joins WWE

Cain Velasquez, the former two-time UFC heavyweight champion, has signed a lucrative, multiyear deal with WWE and has also notified the UFC of his retirement, sources told ESPN. …read more

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VIDEO | Tyson Fury, Braun Strowman brawl in WWE ring

Mere days after former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez made his big WWE debut, another titan of the combat sports world is making waves in the pro wrestling arena: Tyson …read more

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Posted on October 8, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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Tyson Fury appears on WWE television to set up wrestling match

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It looks like Tyson Fury is ready to mix it up in a WWE ring. WWE pulled out all the stops for their debut show …read more

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Posted on October 7, 2019, 10:16 pm By
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WWE star 'Triple H' approves of Jake Matthews' UFC 243 walkout song: 'That's how you play the game'

Jake Matthews paid homage to WWE superstar “Triple H” by walking out to his entrance song in front of a record-breaking crowd in Melbourne.
And “The Game” approves. He took to …read more

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Posted on October 7, 2019, 8:46 pm By
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Tito Ortiz vs. Alberto El Patron Booked for Combate Americas Event in Hidalgo, Texas, on Dec. 7

Tito Ortiz will square off against former WWE star Alberto Rodriguez — more commonly known as Alberto Del Rio — at a Combate Americas event in Hidalgo, Texas, on Dec. …read more

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MMA Junkie Radio #2990: UFC 243 and Bellator 229 recaps, Cain Velasquez in WWE, more

Monday’s edition of MMA Junkie Radio with hosts “Gorgeous” George and “Goze” is here!
Episode 2,990 of the podcast includes a look back at Saturday’s UFC 243 card, Friday’s Bellator 229 …read more

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Crossing over: MMA fighters and pro wrestlers who transitioned from one world to the other

Though it might seem as though the scripted fighting of the WWE and the real fighting in the world of MMA don’t have much in common, several high-profile stars have …read more

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Posted on October 6, 2019, 10:16 pm By
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MMA Community reacts after Cain Velasquez appears on WWE Smackdown

Cain Velasquez made his WWE debut last night, appearing shortly after Brock Lesnar won the WWE championship.
Brock Lesnar demolished Kofi Kingston in just 10 seconds and secured the WWE championship …read more

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Cain Velasquez Comments On UFC Future Following WWE Debut

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez has opened up on his fighting future following his WWE debut. Last night (Oct. 4), Velasquez closed out the FOX debut of WWE SmackDown …read more

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Posted on October 5, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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Video: Watch Cormier’s reaction to Velasquez’s WWE Smackdown debut

Daniel Cormier reacts to Cain Velasquez’ epic WWE debut. Cain Velasquez is making waves in the world of professional wrestling.
After winning over the crowd at AAA’s Invading NY event in …read more

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Posted on October 5, 2019, 3:46 pm By
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Video! ‘DC’ Delivers Priceless Reaction To Cain’s WWE Debut

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Despite recent reports of Cain Velasquez being in talks with WWE it was still surprising to see the former UFC …read more

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Video! Velasquez Crashes WWE SmackDown, Batters Brock Lesnar

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez made his WWE debut last night (Fri., Oct. 4, 2019) during the SmackDown premier on FOX, as he crashed the ring to battle former …read more

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Posted on October 5, 2019, 3:16 am By
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Watch Cain Velasquez take talents to WWE, tackle Brock Lesnar on FOX debut

It appears Cain Velasquez is taking his talents to the WWE.
The former UFC champion has dabble in professional wrestling over the past few months, but Friday night he took things …read more

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Posted on October 5, 2019, 3:16 am By
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Ex-UFC champ Velasquez in talks with WWE

Former two-time UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez is in advanced talks to sign with WWE, he told ESPN. He has also been in discussions with other wrestling promotions. …read more

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Posted on October 5, 2019, 2:46 am By
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Cain Velasquez Makes WWE Debut, Confronts Brock Lesnar (Video)

It appears Cain Velasquez is fully on-board with the sports entertainment industry. Earlier tonight (Oct. 4), the WWE made its big debut on FOX. The show featured an appearance from …read more

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Posted on October 5, 2019, 2:46 am By
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Former UFC champ Cain Velasquez ‘in discussions’ with WWE

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Cain Velasquez is reportedly in talks with the WWE and other wrestling promotions. In early August, Cain Velasquez made …read more

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Posted on October 1, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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Cain Velasquez in talks with WWE and other pro wrestling groups, possible match with Brock Lesnar

Cain Velasquez | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez had a recent meeting and other negotiations with World Wrestling Entertainment and either he or his …read more

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Velasquez ‘In Touch’ With WWE

The former UFC champ is already garnering serious interest from pro wrestling companies after two impressive showings. Could the UFC lose Cain Velasquez to the WWE?
It certainly seems more possible …read more

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Posted on September 30, 2019, 12:16 am By
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Cain Velasquez in talks with WWE

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez is in talks with several major professional wrestling promotions, including the WWE and AEW.
ESPN’s Marc Raimondi shared the news, which came on the heels …read more

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Posted on September 29, 2019, 6:46 pm By
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Cris Cyborg still open to crossover with WWE or AEW, but Bellator is main focus now

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Cris Cyborg has a lot of opportunities ahead after inking a new multi-fight contract with Bellator MMA.
Following a tumultuous relationship with the UFC, including a …read more

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'The Rock gets what The Rock wants': WWE and movie superstar to present $50,000 'BMF' belt at UFC 244

It’s pretty amazing where one throwaway press conference comment can lead, yet here we are, and we love it.
The UFC really is going to create a “Baddest Mother F*****r” belt …read more

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Posted on September 21, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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Jorge Masvidal Says He Wants To Challenge BMF Of WWE

As long as you’re a BMF, Jorge Masvidal wants a piece, even if it’s in WWE. Masvidal is scheduled to go one-on-one with Nate Diaz in the main event of …read more

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Masvidal wants the baddest motherf—r in the WWE after UFC 244

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Jorge Masvidal has sights set on being the baddest motherf—r outside of the UFC. Jorge Masvidal will be fighting for the first and …read more

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Posted on September 19, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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Jorge Masvidal is down to challenge the baddest motherf****r in WWE after UFC 244

It appears Jorge Masvidal is after all the “BMF” titles.
Masvidal is set to headline UFC 244 on Nov. 2 at Madison Square Garden, where he’ll take on Nate Diaz for …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

How Anthony Gutierrez went from 'TUF' weight-cut blunder to brink of both UFC and WWE

Anthony Gutierrez is trying to pull off something few have ever accomplished.
In late August, the featherweight MMA fighter signed a deal with WWE feeder league EVOLVE Wrestling. Riding a five-fight …read more

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Posted on September 3, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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Pro wrestler Austin Aries talks about bringing Frank Mir into his world

Twenty years into the pro wrestling business, there is very little that Austin Aries hasn’t seen or done. From Ring of Honor to Impact Wrestling to the WWE, Aries has …read more

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