Backstage News On Surprise Appearance Cain Velasquez has not officially signed a contract with WWE, But The two sides are getting close.
Velasquez’s appearance on Friday's episode of WWE Friday Night SmackDown came together over the last 48 hours. The UFC was aware of the appearance and approved it before he appeared live on FOX.
Velasquez still has fights left on his UFC deal, something we have already pointed out. Velasquez isn’t a factor now for the fighting promotion so Helwani believes letting him go makes a lot of sense,
especially given the anti-trust lawsuit. Cain Velasquez made a shocking appearance on FOX's debut of SmackDown, and his message is simple—he’s here for payback.
Velasquez showed up with Rey Mysterio at the conclusion of tonight’s show, confronting Brock Lesnar after ‘The Beast Incarnate’ beat Kofi Kingston for the WWE Championship. Where Velasquez said that he’s “here because Brock knows what he did, & It wasn’t right, I saw it, so I’m here to get some payback.”
Rey said his son, Dominic, got beat down at the hands of Brock, but he’s ‘la raza’ with Cain, and la familia is what matters at the end of the day. According to a report from ESPN’s Marc Raimondi, Velasquez is in “advanced talks” with WWE, Buy But hasn't officially signed with WWE at this time.
It was noted that Velasquez’s appearance was agreed upon in the past 24 hours, and UFC had knowledge of his plans. #WWE #UFC #CAINVELASQUEZ #BROCKLESNAR #CAINVELASQUEZWWE #CAINVELASQUEZ #WWESMACKDOWN #AllNews