John Cena hosting the 2016 ESPY Awards in July


John Cena will be hosting the 2016 ESPY Awards on July 13 which will be airing from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California.

The ESPY Awards – which stands for Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly Award – recognize individual and team athletic achievement and other sports-related performance during the year. It airs on ABC, having previously aired on ESPN for 22 years.

“Honored and excited to host the 2016 @ESPYS. Wednesday, July 13 will be a date to remember, I promise that,” Cena said after the official announcement was made.

Previous hosts of the ESPY Awards include Samuel L. Jackson, Justin Timberlake, LeBron James, Jamie Foxx, Drake, and others.