Tag - Brock Lesnar

Jon Jones at SummerSlam? He thought about it…

When Jon Jones was asked on Twitter if he will be showing up at ringside at SummerSlam next week, the new UFC Light Heavyweight champion said he thought about the idea already. “It’s crossed my mind,” Jones replied, as he continues to go after the current WWE Universal champion Brock Lesnar for a fight in the UFC. The two have been...

Brock Lesnar threatens to quit WWE if he loses at SummerSlam

WWE Universal champion Brock Lesnar has threatened to quit WWE if he loses the title at SummerSlam in three weeks. During the opening segment of Raw last night, Brock Lesnar and Paul Heyman interrupted Kurt Angle to inform him of the decision and Heyman said that he would leave with him as well. At SummerSlam, Lesnar doesn’t have to be pinned to...

Brock Lesnar responds to Jon Jones’ challenge

Brock Lesnar did not waste time in responding to Jon Jones after the new UFC Light Heavyweight champion challenged him to a fight. Jones, who now holds a record of 23-1, has said that he will deal with Lesnar after he deals with Daniel Cormier. Not a lot of minutes passed before Jones threw down the gauntlet. And Lesnar was quick to respond. “Be...

Jon Jones challenges Brock Lesnar after UFC 214 win

After defeating Daniel Cormier and regaining the UFC Light Heavyweight title, Jon Jones challenged Brock Lesnar in his post-fight interview inside the Octagon. “Brock Lesnar. If you wanna know what it feels like to get your ass kicked by a guy who weighs 40 pounds less than you, meet me in the Octagon,” Jones said. When Jones mentioned...

Dana White comments on Lesnar/Jones rumors

During the UFC 214 press conference yesterday, a question came in for Dana White asking him about the Brock Lesnar vs Jon Jones rumors and if that fight is realistic. “It’s crazy, I don’t even know where that thing came from or how it started. But first of all, believe me, I haven’t talked to Brock Lesnar, so I don’t know,” White...

UFC denies Brock Lesnar/USADA drug testing pool story

Jeff Novitzky, the UFC Vice President of Athlete Health and Performance, has denied that Brock Lesnar is back in the USADA drug testing pool and his suspension is still frozen pending his notice to re-enter the pool. Novitzky told MMAFighting.com that to re-enter the pool, Lesnar needs to send a written notice to the UFC and USADA announcing he is...

Brock Lesnar back in the USADA testing pool

The rumors of Brock Lesnar being back in the USADA testing pool are indeed true, although the stories of meetings with the UFC are still being shot down as incorrect. Any retired fighter who wants to fight again in the UFC must be part of the USADA testing pool for a minimum of four months. The last time Brock returned to the UFC last year, an...

WWE Universal champion Brock Lesnar back on Raw tonight

WWE Universal champion Brock Lesnar will return on television tonight on Monday Night Raw for his first appearance since the night after WrestleMania 33. When Lesnar disappeared from TV, he took away the Universal title with him. Since then, the focus on Raw shifted from that title to different things, however with Samoa Joe the number one...

Brock Lesnar set for four Raw shows in June and July

Just in case you forgot, Brock Lesnar is Raw’s Universal champion and he has been missing in action since the night after WrestleMania 33. But the mayor of Suplex City is returning to WWE television next month to start his road for his first title challenge. Lesnar has been announced for three Monday Night Raw events leading up to the upcoming...

Brock Lesnar arrives in Dallas, wrecks havoc, and leaves!

The Raw brand rolled into Dallas, Texas on Friday night for a non-televised live event and former WWE champion Brock Lesnar showed up and trashed the place before his scheduled match. Lesnar, who earlier this week announced his retirement from mixed martial arts, decided to have some extra fun and interrupted an earlier match, sending Sin Cara...

Brock Lesnar retires from MMA…again!

MMAFighting.com is reporting that Brock Lesnar has notified the UFC that he has retired from the sport of mixed martial arts and the news was confirmed by a UFC spokesperson. With his retirement, Lesnar was struck off the USADA drug-testing pool, so officials from the USADA cannot randomly show up at his house to drug test him. All UFC fighters...

Brock Lesnar shows up after Raw and issues an open challenge

While Brock Lesnar was not on Raw last night, he did appear with Paul Heyman after the show went off the air much to the surprise of the Portland crowd. Heyman took the lead and after doing his usual introduction, helped by the crowd, said that Goldberg is not there anymore but Brock came here looking for a fight. Heyman then challenged anyone in...

Brock Lesnar on almost every Raw till WrestleMania 33

Brock Lesnar is getting busy over the next several weeks as he will be appearing pretty much at every Monday Night Raw from now onward. Lesnar will be at Raw this coming Monday from North Little Rock, and then on January 23 in Cleveland which also has an appearance from Goldberg, and the night after the Royal Rumble on January 30 from Laredo. In...

Mark Hunt sues Brock Lesnar, Dana White, and the UFC

Brock Lesnar was sued along with UFC President Dana White and parent company Zuffa LLC by Mark Hunt seeking millions in damages following the news that Lesnar failed two drug tests leading up to the UFC 200 fight. Filed in Nevada District Court on Tuesday, ESPN.COM reports that the suit alleges the defendants “affirmatively circumvented and...