WWE Breaking News | The Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Confesses His Royal Ruble Come Back
According to the report from SunSport, which indicates that when Velasquez was asked about this year's Royal Rumble, Velasquez replied: "I think I'm doing it, right, I think so. "I can win it, hell yeah, that's my mentality for everything. "For everyone as well, that is how your mentality has to be. "I'm going in to win this thing," he told in an exclusive.
Velasquez has been holding the grip with his much talked rival Brock Lesnar. Velasquez made his MMA debut on October 7, 2006, where he earned a UFC Heavyweight Championship fight with then-champ Brock Lesnar at UFC 121. Velasquez defeated Lesnar via TKO in the first round and earned the honor to win the championship against The beast. Now he retired to UFC.
On October 4, 2019, on the first episode of SmackDown as well as it was the show's 20th Anniversary. It he came to aid of Rey Mysterio when Brock made it personal by attacking Rey's family member. He forced Brock Lasner to flee from there then Velasquez got scheduled to face Lesnar at Crown Jewel for the WWE Championship on October 31, 2019, making his first-ever in-ring debut in WWE. However, he lost to Brock Laner in an early Tap-out.
After the match Brock Laner attacked him with a steel chair and then apparently sent him through on the steel chairs with F5.
Velasquez told about his bad night at Crown Jewell when he lost to Brock Lesnar "I thought with the MMA that would be enough, go in there with the same style and same gameplan.
"But this is a different animal. Brock is the man here, so I ended up getting caught, the match was going my way, he caught me at the end. He said "I just have to keep pushing forward. I am never going to stop fighting to go out there and beat him again."