It's official -- the first-ever Mexican UFC Heavyweight Champion is done with his MMA career, as Cain Velasquez took to Twitter on Monday to clear up some rumors regarding his WWE contract and future plans for his career.
Former UFC Heavyweight Champion turned emerging WWE Superstar Cain Velasquez recently took to social media to confirm his retirement from the sport of MMA, sending a detailed message directed to the UFC and explaining his future plans in WWE.
Velasquez is scheduled to challenge Brock Lesnar for the WWE Championship at the upcoming WWE Crown Jewel 2019 pay-per-view in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on October 31st.
Check out Cain Velasquez's official statement below, and make sure to join us here at Rajah.com on 10/31 for LIVE WWE Crown Jewel Results coverage!
— Cain Velasquez (@cainmma) October 14, 2019
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UPDATE: First-ever Mexican #UFC Heavyweight Champion is DONE w/#MMA career, as @cainmma (#CainVelasquez) issues statement thanking @UFC and clearing up rumors on his #WWE contract & #ProWrestling / #Wrestling plans
READ: https://t.co/J3vsHnTutx#AKA @akaworldwide #CrownJewel pic.twitter.com/L1e0JMGalv
— Matt Boone (@MattBoone1984) October 14, 2019