15 October 2020 16:31

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John Cena breaks silence after 'secret wedding' to girlfriend Shay Shariatzadeh

John Cena has broken his silence by posting a cryptic tweet amid reports he's married his girlfriend Shay Shariatzadeh in secret. The wrestler-turned-actor, 43, tied the knot with his partner, 31, in Tampa, Florida on October 12, according to a marriage certificate seen by TMZ.com. Cena has yet to comment on the reports, but he posted a cryptic tweet today after the story broke. It's Cena's second trip down the aisle as he was previously married to Elizabeth Huberdeau. They wed in 2009 but split just three years later in 2012.

The Daddy's Home star went on to strike up a romance with fellow wrestler Nikki Bella. They got engaged in 2017 but split a year later in April 2018 - just weeks before they were due to exchange vows. The star is believed to have started dating Shay in early 2019 following his split from Nikki Bella. Cena is said to have met Shay met on the set of his 2019 movie Playing With Fire and they made their relationship official by walking the red carpet together at the film's premiere later that year. His former fiancee Nikki previously opened up about the reason behind their split, admitting they had different views on starting a family.

It was just two people that wanted two different lives but were trying so hard to make it one. (Image: WireImage) (Image: WireImage) "Even in the end when he was willing to give me kids, I could just tell, it's not what he wanted. "What if he looks at you down the road and just regrets everything, and then you have this child and you've built this life. (Image: Getty Images) Nikki went on to get engaged to her Dancing With the Stars partner Artem Chigvintsev at the start of this year. She gave birth to their son Matteo in July.

The WWE's John Cena, a West Newbury native and Springfield College graduate, has married girlfriend Shay Shariatzadeh. The couple were married in Tampa, Fla., on Monday, according to a marriage certificate. They had obtained a marriage license on Friday, People magazine reported. The Iranian-born Shariatzadeh, 31, is a product manager for Avigilon, a Motorola Solutions Company, in Vancouver. The 43-year-old wrestler-turned-actor began dating Shariatzadeh last spring, less than a year after his split from then-fiancee Nikki Bella.

It is the second marriage for Cena, who was previously wed to Elizabeth Huberdeau from 2009 to 2012. John Cena and Shay Shariatzadeh are married. The two tied the knot in Tampa, Fla., on Monday, according to a Hillsborough County marriage certificate. Per People magazine, the couple obtained a marriage license on Friday. Reps for Cena did not immediately respond to Fox News' request for comment.

RELATED: Lebron James gifts 5-year-old daughter a mini house modeled after his own mansion Rumors of a romance between the "Bumblebee" actor, 43, and Shariatzadeh began swirling in March of 2019, less than a year after Cena's high-profile split from Nikki Bella, who he was engaged to. He was also previously married to Elizabeth Huberdeau from 2009-2012. Back in February, an eagle-eyed fan spotted a ring on Shariatzadeh's finger, sharing the image online and sparking engagement speculation. "John Cena [was] spotted today at a carnival in Mission Beach, San Diego with Shay Shariatzadeh right behind him with [a] huge engagement ring on her finger," an eye witness told E! John Cena (R) and Shay Shariatzadeh attend the premiere of "Dolittle" on January 11. John Cena (R) and Shay Shariatzadeh are now husband and wife. Oct. 15 (UPI)--John Cena has privately married his girlfriend Shay Shariatzadeh in Tampa, Fla., according to multiple reports. People magazine confirmed the news by obtaining a marriage certificate. Cena and Shariatzadeh, who were first linked together in March 20119, wed at an attorney's office in Tampa. E! News also confirmed the marriage, reporting that they exchanged vows on Monday. TMZ reports that Cena and Shariatzadeh got secretly engaged and filed for marriage certificate in early October. Cena, 43, and Shariatzadeh, 30, made their red carpet debut in October 2019 at the premiere of Playing with Fire. Cena met Shariatzadeh, a project manager for tech company Avigilon, while on the set of Playing with Fire. The actor and WWE star was formerly married to Elizabeth Huberdeau from 2009 to 2012 and had a high-profile engagement to fellow WWE star Nikki Bella before they called it quits in 2018. Popular WWE star John Cena has married girlfriend Shay Shariatzadeh in a secret ceremony in Florida. John Cena and Shay Shariatzadeh have been in a relationship since early 2019. Earlier, Cena was engaged to wrestler Nikki Bella. Cena and Shariatzadeh reportedly got engaged and applied for a marriage certificate in Florida earlier this month. Cena and Shariatzadeh were first romantically linked in early 2019 when the two were spotted spending time on the sets of Cena's film 'Playing With Fire' in Vancouver. The two made their red carpet appearance together later that year at the film's premiere in October. Cena and Nikki Bella announced their break up in 2018. Later, Bella got engaged to dancer Artem Chigvintsev. The duo welcomed their first child in July 2020. Cena was earlier married to Elizabeth Huberdeau from 2009 to 2012 before their split