Paul Heyman: Lesnar was never at ‘physical peak’ for a UFC fight

When you look at Brock Lesnar, it’s hard to imagine the heavyweight has ever lost a fight in the UFC. Lesnar always appears to be in top physical condition, but his manager insists that is rarely the case. For Lesnar’s UFC bouts, that has apparently never been the case.In a recent appearance on the Fight Society Podcast, Paul Heyman spoke about Lesnar’s battles with diverticulitis...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 29, 2017  |  Discuss

Brock Lesnar suspended a year for failed UFC 200 drug tests

Brock Lesnar will need to stick to WWE for a while. The Nevada State Athletic Commission on Thursday handed Lesnar a one-year suspension for failing two drug tests around his UFC 200 fight against Mark Hunt. Lesnar, who returned to mixed martial arts in July for the first time since December 2011, also was fined $250,000. Lesnar defeated Hunt at UFC 200, but the win has been changed...
December 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Brock Lesnar’s doping situation gets worse with another potential failed drug test

Brock Lesnar beat The Undertaker’s streak, but he couldn’t best the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency. The WWE star made what appeared to be a triumphant return to the octagon at UFC 200 when he beat Mark Hunt, but he since has been informed of two potential failed drug tests. The first potential failed test, which occurred June 28, became public Friday. And as if that wasn’t bad...
July 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Brock Lesnar will represent Canada at UFC 200

Brock Lesnar has added another twist to his already surprising return to UFC. Lesnar has decided he will represent Canada when he goes against Mark Hunt on July 9 at UFC 200. This comes despite the fact that Lesnar has previously represented the U.S. and was born in South Dakota. Because Lesnar is representing Canada, he will be wearing Reebok apparel. The decision to represent...
Via The Comeback
June 13, 2016  |  Discuss

What does Brock Lesnar’s MMA return say about WWE, UFC?

The news that Brock Lesnar would come out of retirement to fight at UFC 200 shocked both the worlds of mixed martial arts and professional wrestling. Lesnar only recently had re-signed with WWE to continue his successful return to that company in 2012, after becoming UFC World Heavyweight Champion in 2008. Of course, one of the reasons Lesnar ventured back to WWE was his forced...
Via The Comeback
June 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Bo Jackson's daughter laughs off Brock Lesnar comparison

The Oakland Raiders and Bo Jackson’s daughter would like to remind Brock Lesnar that he is not Bo Jackson. Lesnar called himself “the modern-day Bo Jackson” in an ESPN SportsCenter interview on Monday, a reference to his prowess as a college wrestler, a pro wrestler, and a UFC fighter, not to mention an aborted attempt to make it in the NFL. As you might imagine, this did...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: WWE officials believe Brock Lesnar is returning to UFC

Brock Lesnar may be planning a return to the UFC. According to the latest installment of the Wrestling Observer Letter, WWE officials believe Lesnar will be returning to the octagon when his WWE contract expires in March. “The Lesnar people always keep things quiet, but within the company, the belief is that he’s going back to UFC, and his showing up lighter to TV last week...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 29, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE SummerSlam: Brock Lesnar decimates John Cena

Not many of us saw that one coming. People expected Lesnar to walk away the champion, but not that way. Brock Lesnar tore John Cena apart from bell to bell. Never before have fans seen Cena beaten down this way. The 15-time World Champ has been on top of the company for almost a decade and his “never give up” mentality has been showcased in not only every victory he has earned...
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Paul Heyman: Brock Lesnar would consider UFC return

Brock Lesnar’s manager Paul Heyman says the former UFC champion would consider a return to the octagon if his situation changed with the WWE. Lesnar signed a 3-year deal with the WWE in April 2012 and broke the Undertaker’s win streak at WrestleMania this year. If things weren’t going so well in the wrestling world, […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Is Brock Lesnar considering return to UFC?

December 27, 2013  |  Discuss

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