Tag - Brock Lesnar

Goldberg returning to Raw next week

Bill Goldberg announced that he will be returning to Raw next week to answer Paul Heyman’s challenge, making his first appearance on WWE television since 2004. On last night’s Raw, Heyman appeared to promote the WWE 2K17 video game and then challenged Goldberg to a match, telling him to either continue living in fantasy or else step up...

Paul Heyman responds to Goldberg’s comments

Following Goldberg’s appearance on ESPN SportsCenter on Wednesday and his pick of Brock Lesnar as a match he’d like to have if he returns, the advocate for the mayor of Suplex City, Paul Heyman, replied to Goldberg’s comments on social media. “I would be remiss in saying I don’t owe Brock Lesnar a rematch. I was able to prosper and have...

Goldberg vs Lesnar strongly rumored for the Survivor Series

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross wrote on Twitter that several sources have confirmed to him that Brock Lesnar vs Goldberg is a done deal for the Survivor Series this year. Dave Meltzer at the Observer also adds that the rumors were that the deal was completed over the weekend for the two to meet for the second time next month in Toronto, 12 years after...

Brock Lesnar goes 2-0 on Orton at live WWE event in Chicago

Brock Lesnar got the second win over Randy Orton in as many months yesterday during a non-televised live event in Chicago. The match was a no disqualification one and Orton attacked Lesnar during his entrance when he ran through the crowd and hit Lesnar with a chair. Lesnar went for an F5 quickly but Orton countered into an RKO on the chair...

Brock Lesnar takes on Randy Orton tonight in Chicago

WWE fans attending the non-televised live event in Chicago, Illinois tonight will see a SummerSlam rematch between Randy Orton and former WWE and UFC champion Brock Lesnar. Lesnar very rarely does appearances at house shows however he’s been brought in for larger markets such as New York and Los Angeles before. The match will probably headline...

USADA suspension for Brock Lesnar could be less than 2 years

Ariel Helwani from MMAFighting.com reported today that Brock Lesnar might face a shorter suspension from the USADA for his two drug test failures leading up to UFC 200 instead of the two-year ban for a first-time offense. Helwani explains that the substances that Lesnar – and eventually even Jon Jones – popped for are considered...

Jericho and Lesnar clash backstage after SummerSlam main event

Dave Meltzer is reporting that an altercation between Chris Jericho and Brock Lesnar went down backstage following the conclusion of SummerSlam, with the two getting physical after Jericho deemed that Lesnar was too reckless in the handling of the closing of the match. Jericho rushed to the Gorilla position to see what exactly was planned and when...

Orton gets 10 staples to the head to close nasty laceration

Randy Orton was on the receiving end of 10 staples to the head to close a nasty laceration following two vicious Brock Lesnar elbow shots. The match was stopped and Lesnar was announced as the winner via TKO after blood started pouring down from Randy’s head, leaving a pool on the canvas like we haven’t seen over the past several years. The...

Lesnar says bumpy road ahead before any eventual UFC return

Speaking to TMZ at the WWE 2K17 launch party in New York on Friday night, former WWE and UFC Heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar admitted that his UFC career faces a bumpy road and he has a few challenges he has to overcome before he decides whether to go back to the Octagon for another fight. “I’ve got a few challenges to overcome before I can...

Brock Lesnar: “Hey Bill, you’re next!”

WWE uploaded a video of Paul Heyman and Brock Lesnar taunting Bill Goldberg for the WWE 2K17 video game. “I think everyone should stand up and applaud Bill Goldberg for being a supporting player in the video that stars the beast, the conqueror, Brock Lesnar,” Heyman says in his typical fashion. “Hey Bill,” Lesnar says, “You’re...

First NSAC hearing for Brock Lesnar set for August 23

Brock Lesnar has a date with the Nevada State Athletic Commission on August 23, two days after SummerSlam in Brooklyn, New York. The former WWE and UFC Heavyweight champion will be the subject of the NSAC temporary suspension hearing following his two failed drug tests leading up to UFC 200. Brock failed out-of-competition and in-competition drug...

Heyman confirms that he will accompany Lesnar on Raw tonight

In a follow-up to an earlier story about Paul Heyman signing a new deal with WWE, Heyman himself confirmed on Twitter that he will be part of Monday Night Raw tonight. “The Beast @BrockLesnar and I have quite a bit on our minds,” Heyman wrote. “Let’s discuss it all TONIGHT – LIVE – @WWE #RAW!” It will be interesting to see if...

Jim Ross agrees that WWE should not punish Brock Lesnar

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross wrote in his latest blog that he sees no problem with Brock Lesnar not being punished by WWE for failing the UFC drug tests. “I am not condoning PED use in any way but I do agree that WWE cannot require part time performers in a show business presentation, not a legit sport, to adhere to the same rules and regulations...

Brock Lesnar exempt from WWE Wellness Program drug testing

TMZ.COM is reporting that Brock Lesnar will not get any kind of punishment from WWE for failing two drug tests by USADA simply because he’s not subject to the Wellness Program testing. A WWE spokesman told TMZ that only full-time WWE Superstars are subject to the policy. “WWE’s talent wellness program does not apply to part-time...

Brock Lesnar returning on WWE TV next week on Raw

Former WWE and UFC Heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar will be returning on WWE television next week on Raw, his first WWE televised appearance since WrestleMania 32. After the UFC announced Lesnar tested positive in an out-of-competition USADA drug test, WWE issued a statement somewhat covering themselves saying that Brock did not wrestle for WWE...