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Paul Heyman discusses Lesnar with ESPN ahead of UFC 200

Paul Heyman

Paul Heyman called Brock Lesnar’s return to the UFC as “the greatest thing that has ever happened to him” as he wasn’t ready to walk away from mixed martial arts just yet. Speaking with ESPN, Heyman said that win or lose at UFC 200 against Mark Hunt, he hopes that it will make Lesnar an even bigger star on a global basis and “drive a...

Brock Lesnar unveiled as the cover Superstar for WWE 2K17

Brock Lesnar

Here comes the pain….again! Brock Lesnar was unveiled as the cover Superstar for the upcoming WWE 2K17 video game which is set to be released this Fall. In a press release issued today, WWE and 2K touted Lesnar’s several impressive accomplishments both in and outside the ring. “My career has been defined by dominating every opportunity...

USADA drug-tests Brock Lesnar 5 times so far

Brock Lesnar

Former WWE and UFC Heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar has been tested five times already by USADA, the UFC’s official anti-doping agency. Lesnar was supposed to give USADA a four month notice of his intention to return to the UFC but UFC waved off the policy for him and is treating him as a new fighter considering it’s been a long time since he...

New UFC 200 commercial featuring Brock Lesnar

Brock Lesnar (UFC)

A new commercial for UFC 200 featuring Brock Lesnar was released by the UFC, referring to the former champion as WWE Superstar. The commercial has close ups of Lesnar’s tattoos with the words “The Beast is on the Hunt” flashing on the screen. Several clips of his opponent Mark Hunt knocking people out then plays followed by Lesnar clocking...

Brock Lesnar allowed to use WWE theme song at UFC 200

Brock Lesnar

Jeremy Botter from FloSports.TV is reporting that as part of the deal with WWE that will see Brock Lesnar return to UFC 200, there’s also the rights to use Lesnar’s WWE theme song. UFC fighters choose whatever song they like to make their entrance for their respective fights assuming the UFC can get proper clearance to use the song on the...

Brock Lesnar’s UFC 200 Reebok fight gear released

Brock Lesnar

Brock Lesnar’s UFC 200 gear by Reebok has been put on sale and just like any other fighter, there’s no special deal for Lesnar to have his personal sponsors on his fight gear. Lesnar’s gear is red, white, and black with with his name written on the back along with the UFC logo, the same template used for Reebok gear. Lesnar will have the...

Mark Hunt thinks Brock Lesnar is all juiced up

Brock Lesnar (UFC)

Brock Lesnar’s opponent at UFC 200, Mark Hunt, told FOX Sports Australian that he thinks Lesnar is “juiced to the gills” and doesn’t think it’s fair that he was granted an exemption from some of the drug testing performed by the United States Anti-Doping Agency. The UFC applied an exception to their anti-doping rules, saying that Lesnar...

Paul Heyman interviews Brock Lesnar on UFC 200 return

Brock Lesnar

Paul Heyman published a 7 minute interview with Brock Lesnar on his Heyman Hustle YouTube account that discusses why the beast incarnate wanted to return to the UFC. “Why not?” Lesnar told his friend. Lesnar said he felt robbed by diverticulitis when he was in the UFC and he’s not coming back to avenge his losses to Cain Velasquez and...

Paul Heyman conducts one-on-one interview with Brock Lesnar

Paul Heyman

Paul Heyman, the on-screen advocate and real-life best friend of Brock Lesnar has conducted a one on one interview with Brock Lesnar which will air tonight at 7PM EST. The interview will be published on the Heyman Hustle YouTube account at YouTube.com/HeymanHustle and Heyman said that Lesnar opened up “like never before” and it was a...

Brock Lesnar discusses UFC 200 and discussion with Vince McMahon

Brock Lesnar

In his second ESPN interview of the day, Brock Lesnar said that his illness removed him from the Octagon and he only decided to leave because of health reasons. “I jumped back in the Octagon too soon,” Lesnar said of his return in 2010, returning to face Shane Carwin six months after 12 inches of his intestines were removed. When asked what...

Brock Lesnar to face Mark Hunt at UFC 200

Brock Lesnar (UFC)

Nobody can accuse Brock Lesnar of taking the easy way for a paycheck at UFC 200 as his opponent will be Mark Hunt. The announcement was made during an interview on ESPN this morning. “I feel 1,000 percent,” Lesnar told ESPN’s Hannah Storm. “The only thing I second-guess is my decision is to step away from the...

Background story on how Lesnar was able to return to UFC

Brock Lesnar

The story of Brock Lesnar returning to UFC for a fight at UFC 200 has obviously generated a lot of buzz and major sports and news websites have all picked it up including ESPN, FOX Sports, CNN, Sky Sports, and many many others. One interesting report from ESPN during a segment between Jonathan Coachman and Chael Sonnen suggested that despite Brock...

A look at Brock Lesnar’s UFC career so far

Brock Lesnar (UFC)

Brock Lesnar’s career in mixed martial arts consists of a 5-3 record, with four of those wins – and all three losses – coming in the UFC. Lesnar had his first UFC fight against Frank Mir at UFC 81 in February 2008 in Las Vegas. While he destroyed Mir in the opening minutes, Mir caught him in a kneebar and Lesnar eventually tapped in...

Brock Lesnar returning to UFC for one more fight at UFC 200

Brock Lesnar (UFC)

When you have a milestone pay-per-view, you call in the big guns. And there’s no bigger gun than Brock Lensar. In what seems to be the news that shocked both the MMA and pro wrestling world, former WWE and UFC Heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar has been announced for a fight at the upcoming UFC 200 pay-per-view, with an opponent to be named...

Brock Lesnar on Jericho’s Highlight Reel on Raw tonight

Brock Lesnar

Brock Lesnar and his advocate Paul Heyman will be the guests of Chris Jericho’s Highlight Reel tonight on Monday Night Raw with six days away from the Royal Rumble. Lesnar is one of the 30 men taking part in the over-the-top rope Rumble match with the winner this year not receiving a number one contender spot for the WWE World Heavyweight title...