Who is Cain Velasquez?
Cain Velasquez is a professional wrestler and former mixed martial artist of American nationality. He is currently a part of Lucha Libra AAA Worldwide. He is best known for participating in the heavyweight division in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). He has won the UFC Heavyweight Champion title twice.
Cain Velasquez‘s Net Worth 2022
Cain Velasquez currently has an estimated net worth of roughly $5 million. Cain has earned his massive wealth from his successful career as a professional wrestler and former mixed martial artist.
|Full Name||Caín Ramirez Velasquez|
|Date of Birth||28 July 1982|
|Birth Place||Salinas, California, United States|
|Height||6 feet 1 inch|
|Parents||Father- Efrain Velasquez|
Mother- Isabel Velasquez
|Siblings||Brother- Efrain Jr. Velasquez|
Sister- Adela Velasquez
|Wife||Michelle Velasquez (m. 2011)|
|Net Worth||$5 Million|
Early Life, Family & Education
On 28 July 1982, Cain Velasquez was born to his parents in Salinas California. His father’s name is Efraín Velasquez, and his mother’s name is Isabel Velasquez. He has two siblings, Adela and Efrain Jr. He spent his early years in Yuma, Arizona.
Cain completed his high school education at Kofa High school. He played wrestling at his high school and became a two-time winner of the 5A Arizona Wrestling Championship. Besides wrestling, he also played football as a linebacker for three years. He was the captain of both his football and wrestling teams at his high school.
Cain enrolled himself at Iowa Central Community College after graduating from high school. However, he later transferred to Arizona State University. While studying at ASU, he competed in wrestling alongside C.B. Dollaway and Ryan Bader. In 2006, he graduated from ASU with a bachelor’s degree in interdisciplinary studies.
On October 7, 2006, Cain Velasquez began his professional wrestling career as an MMA fighter. He is a very skilled wrestler and has a considerable understanding of Guerilla jiu-jitsu and Brazilian jiu-jitsu. He is famous for knocking out his opponent in the first round during his first Ultimate Fighting Championship.
Cain decided to take a retirement from mixed martial arts in 2019. That same year, he became a part of the Mexican Lucha Libre AAA before moving again to the American WWE. WWE released him from his agreement contract when the Covid-19 pandemic hit in April 2020. The decision was made because of the budget cuts forced by the pandemic.
Cain can speak both English and Spanish languages. He has also made an appearance on Lopez Tonight, a TBS late-night show. He is married to a woman named Michelle and has two kids. His daughter was born in 2009 and his son was born in 2018.
On February 28, 2022, Cain was charged for attempting to murder a man who molested one of his younger relatives. Afterward, he was jailed into the Santa Clara County Jail for attempted murder.
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