Will Brock Lesnar go away the WWE after this?
What’s the story?
n a latest edition of The Dan Le Batard Show, UFC President Dana White revealed the timeline of Brock Lesnar’s WWE contract expiry while discussing the rumoured Lesnar vs Jon Jones ‘super-fight’.
White elucidated that Lesnar’s deal with the WWE runs out in the summertime of next yr, which means that “The Beast Incarnate” is probably going to stay with WWE properly beyond Wrestlemania 34.
Moreover, White alluded that the first motive behind the Lesnar-Jones battle not happening is because the final time Brock fought for the UFC whilst still under contract with WWE, he failed a drug test, which in flip tainted his UFC matchup as well as the long-lasting UFC 200 PPV presentation.
In case you didn’t know…
Brock Lesnar rose to fame with in the WWE in the early 2000s however give up the game of wrestling to try his hand at football and then MMA.
Lesnar went on to achieve the top of MMA, winning the UFC Heavyweight Championship, before his career contained in the cage was cut short by consecutive bouts of diverticulitis. Nonetheless, “The Conqueror” returned to the WWE in 2012 and has been performing as a part-timer for the promotion ever since.
The center of the matter
Lesnar returned to the UFC — nonetheless under contract with WWE — and faced Mark Hunt at UFC 200 final yr, besting the latter by Unanimous Choice. However, the win was later overturned to a No-Contest owing to Brock failing a steroid test.
Jon Jones is yet another enormous name who fizzled a medication test for PEDs, prior this year, preceding which the MMA people group was swirling with gossipy about “Bones” facing “The Beast” inside the UFC’s renowned worldwide Octagon. White clarified why the battle didn’t work out as expected: “Well Lesnar was still under contract to the WWE until next August. Who knows what might have happened. I don’t count my chickens any longer, I’ll reveal to you that.
“They would not like to do that once more. You saw what happened the last time he was under contract (and battled),”
Moreover, White cleared up that Lesnar’s arrangement with the WWE sxpires just in the summer 2018 and not instantly after ‘Mania 34.
Brock Lesnar is presently the WWE Universal Champion and is required to drop the belt at Wrestlemania 34 one year from now to Roman Reigns.
Brock Lesnar can do it all! As and when his arrangement with WWE somes to a End, the possibility of him making a UFC rebound appears to be progressively likely.
In any case, professional wrestling fans can be rest guaranteed that Paul Heyman’s customer will to be sure remain in the WWE for longer than at first expected, and perform for the fans until summer of one year from now. Might you want to see him re-sign with WWE one year from now? Sound of in the remarks!