AAA held a press conference today announcing that former-UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez has signed with the promotion.
Velasquez will be appearing TripleMania XXVII on August 3rd, a deal approved by UFC as he is still under contract to them.
Velasquez is a known professional wrestling fan and recently spent a week at the WWE Performance Center.
Muy emocionado con poder participar en #triplemaniaxxvii y estar con todos los aficionados mexicanos que siempre me han apoyado! Gracias a @luchalibreaaa por la gran oportunidad. Really excited to be part of #triplemaniaxxvii! #luchalibre #Mexico pic.twitter.com/XOPjbfYIfT— Cain Velasquez (@cainmma) March 26, 2019