Ex-MMA Star Headed To WWE Or AEW?

Former UFC fighter Cain Velasquez, is saying that he has had recent talks with WWE.

During an interview with Ariel Helwani’s on his ESPN MMA show, he stated that since his wrestling debut with AAA, that WWE has shown interest in the fighter. “We’ve been in talks with them.” When asked about how the talks have gone he replied, “They’re going pretty good.”

Cain also stated that AEW is a destination for the fighter. He likes that AEW and AAA have a working relationship. The lucha libre is an interest that he has and would like to talk more with AEW.

Cain made his wrestling debut at AAA’s TripleMaina XXVII in a tag match Cody Rhodes and Psycho Clown. He has two more scheduled matches with the promotion in September and October.