Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar

Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar is on the sidelines again with another bout with diverticulitis. UFC president Dana White announced the news in a special announcement on Thursday afternoon.

That means not only is he out of the proposed fight with Junior dos Santos at UFC 131 in Vancouver, but he also has to make some decisions about his future in the sport.

“Brock spent all day yesterday at the Mayo Clinic,” said White. “He’s got some choices to make in a couple of weeks, whether to fight this thing and continue fighting or not.

“Junior dos Santos will fight Shane Carwin instead of Brock Lesnar.”

Lesnar, however, has already made one decision, despite what White says.

“This isn’t the end of my fight career. I believe there’s a solution to every problem,” Lesnar stated. “I just have to find the right solution to fix this problem.

“This isn’t the end of Brock Lesnar.”

Got something to say? Weigh in with a thought of your own in the comments section below.

Ken Pishna is the managing editor of MMAWeekly.com.
Follow
@KenPishna on Twitter or e-mail Ken a question or comment.

Follow MMAWeekly.com on Twitter and Facebook.

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

Dana White not expecting another comeback by ex-UFC champ Brock Lesnar

  • 27 days ago
  • 13 views

Never say never, but it appears Brock Lesnar’s career as a UFC fighter could be over once and for all.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

Brock Lesnar Back to the UFC? Dana White Doesn't Think So | MMAWeekly.com

  • 27 days ago
  • 33 views

UFC president Dana White won't ever slam the door, but said that he doesn't think Brock Lesnar will return to MMA following his suspension. read news >>

Mark Hunt attorney: Brock Lesnar conspired to break anti-doping regulations ahead of UFC 200

  • 11 days ago
  • 23 views

Mark Hunt’s attorney alleges that Brock Lesnar’s UFC comeback fits into a larger pattern of selective enforcement of UFC anti-doping laws.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>

Mark Hunt criticizes Brock Lesnar suspensions, threatens lawsuits for opponents who dope

  • 18 days ago
  • 27 views

UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt said financial concerns forced him to take a rematch with Alistair Overeem at UFC 209. But Hunt isn’t completely giving up on his Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

Brock Lesnar Suspended 1 Year by USADA for Doping: Latest Details and Reaction

  • 19 days ago
  • 11 views

Brock Lesnar's brief return to the UFC last July has cost him once again, as the former heavyweight champion has been suspended for one year by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). Per Marc read news >>

Mark Hunt Files Lawsuit Against Brock Lesnar, Dana White and UFC | MMAWeekly.com

  • 13 days ago
  • 56 views

Mark Hunt has filed a civil lawsuit against the UFC, company president Dana White, and WWE Superstar Brock Lesnar. read news >>

Dana White Comments on Brock Lesnar's Future with UFC

  • 27 days ago
  • 49 views

The UFC suspended Brock Lesnar for one year and fined him $250,000 after it was revealed he failed two drug tests prior to his win over Mark Hunt at UFC 200. It appears his time in the Octagon may be read news >>

Former UFC champ Brock Lesnar gets 1-year suspension from USADA

  • 19 days ago
  • 4 views

Former heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar has been given a one-year suspension for multiple drug failures in connection with his UFC 200 about against Mark Hunt.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

Mark Hunt Sues UFC, Dana White, Brock Lesnar over UFC 200 Fight

  • 13 days ago
  • 25 views

Mark Hunt has filed a civil lawsuit against the UFC, President Dana White and Brock Lesnar over his fight with Lesnar at UFC 200, claiming the parties colluded for an unfair competitive environment. read news >>

Mark Hunt files civil suit against UFC, Brock Lesnar, Dana White, alleges racketeering, conspiracy, fraud

  • 13 days ago
  • 115 views

UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt is known as one of the hardest hitters in all of MMA. Apparently, he swings pretty hard in court, as well.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>