Pro wrestlers John Cena, 40, and Nikki Bella, 34, have broken up after being together for six years.

The couple released a statement on Bella’s Instagram page confirming the “difficult” decision they made. “After much contemplation and 6 years of being together Nikki Bella and John Cena announced today their decision to separate as a couple,” the statement read. “While this decision was a difficult one, we continue to have a great deal of love and respect for one another. We ask that you respect our privacy at during this time in our lives.”


The two were engaged in April 2017 and were going to get married on May 5 in Mexico, but a source told People, Cena had reverted back to his old ways. “He talked a really good game about having changed, about having his priorities straight, about knowing what’s important, and that it was her. But as the day got closer, it was like he just went back to who he’s always been – which is someone who puts himself first, always.”

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The source added, “he never should have proposed, let alone in front of millions of people. Now she’s heartbroken.”

Recently, the Blockers star told People about how he saw Bella as his wife already and that he knew they would “have a wonderful future together.”