- 2 years ago
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Whether it's WWE or UFC, Paul Heyman believes Brock Lesnar is a hall of famer.
Lesnar's four-year stint in MMA seemingly challenges the UFC Hall of Fame's undefined, intangible standards. It included three consecutive million pay-per-view buy rates with half of his eight career bouts having a UFC title at stake.
Can a fighter be a hall of famer with fewer than 10 career outings? With a UFC record that's one loss short of the .500 mark?
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- 4 months ago
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Paul Heyman, Brock Lesnar's manager, says that the former UFC champion finally has a clean bill of health, and would consider a UFC return "if a change of circumstance happens". Paul Heyman, a long time pro wrestling staple and manager of Brock Lesnar, was a guest at The MMA Hour so naturally one of the talking points was his polarizing client. According to him, the former UFC champion is finally healthy after that long battle with diverticulitis: "He had a clean bill of health, finally. Brock w read news >>
- 3 months ago
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Brock Lesnar took the MMA world by storm when he made his UFC debut back in 2008, managing to capture the Heavyweight belt in his 3rd fight. Lesnar left the organization just as quick as he entered it, leaving after just seven fights. With the way Lesnar was able to achieve such success and with the freakish athleticism he possess, leaves us all asking the question. Could Brock return to the octagon and find success again? Watch as Bleacher Report caught up with some UFC fighters to get their ta read news >>
Aside from maybe Brock Lesnar's physician, WWE performer Paul Heyman likely knows the former UFC heavyweight champion better than anyone. Retired from MMA and back to professional wrestling, Lesnar is apparently enjoying a return to form. "He feels great," Heyman told FOX Sports. "He's healthy. His body is not spending so much energy fighting off diverticulitis. He's healthy for the first time in years and I think his potential is limitless. He's a once-in-a-lifetime athlete. This is Jim Thorpe, read news >>
- 2 years ago
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SUNRISE, Fla. - Any optimism UFC president Dana White might've had for the return of
Brock Lesnar is now gone after meeting with the former champ post-UFC
"The meeting did not go well," White told MMAjunkie.com following UFC on FX 3. "Probably the worst meeting
we've ever had with Brock Lesnar, and I haven't talked to him since."
White declined to elaborate on exactly what happened.
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- 5 years ago
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Future UFC hall of famer Matt Hughes plans to return to the Octagon on April 10, nearly 11 months after he defeated arch nemesis Matt Serra in a showdown between “The Ultimate Fighter” Season 6 coaches. read news >>
Alistair Overeem doesn’t envision a UFC return for Brock Lesnar. Instead, he sees the former heavyweight champ protecting his rump and signing a new deal with World Wrestling Entertainment.With his WWE contract nearing its end, Lesnar has immediately jumped to the top of the list as one of the most sought-after free agents in MMA history.The UFC is obviously doing its due diligence in monitoring the situation, especially UFC President Dana White, who recently told Fox Sports that the UFC has a “ read news >>
Both Brock Lesnar and Georges St-Pierre are respected fighters in their own right. The two are former world champions and sport a long list of impressive accolades. However, Lesnar left mixed martial arts competition in 2011, citing his struggles with diverticulitis. In 2013, St-Pierre vacated the welterweight title that he held for six years, stating that he needed “some time off.” Recently, a great amount of speculation has surfaced regarding the return of both dominant athletes. Both combatan read news >>
Two heavyweight legends collided in the Octagon at UFC 141 when former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar met former Strikeforce champion Alistair Overeem. read news >>
If former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar decides he wants to return to mixed martial arts, Bellator MMA president Scott Coker is interested in signing him. read news >>
Or maybe the former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champion will sign with Bellator MMA and turn the entire mixed martial arts (MMA) world upside down, for no other reason than some people just want to watch the world burn. Don't laugh, Viacom can afford it. But there is a difference between wanting to fight again and actually following through with it. Brock Lesnar has a multi-million dollar contract with WWE that expires in April, and he's likely to re-sign because he's only read news >>
Brock Lesnar's contract with the WWE expires on early 2015, and Dana White says the former UFC champion is 'interested in fighting again'. Brock Lesnar has been plying his trade in pro-wrestling for the past couple of years, but his tenure with the WWE could be ending soon. It's been stated that the former Division I wrestling champ is finally healthy after battling diverticulitis throughout his UFC stint, but is a return to mixed martial arts in his future? Fox Sports talks about his current co read news >>
UFC President Dana White would be interested in seeing a healthy Brock Lesnar come out of retirement and pick back up where he left off in the UFC. Optimism is once again in the air following an interview with former WWE commentator Jim Ross, who recently informed Marc Raimondi of Fox Sports that Lesnar’s contract with WWE runs out after Wrestlemania 31 in March. This could potentially open the doors for Lesnar to return to the UFC in 2015. There is also the chance that the former heavyweight ch read news >>
The UFC president is open to a possible return for the former UFC heavyweight champion. It has been almost three years since Brock Lesnar bowed out of mixed martial arts (MMA) competition after losing by technical knockout to Alistair Overeem at UFC 141. But the former UFC heavyweight champion and pay-per-view (PPV) behemoth's name has come up several times recently, due to the fact that his WWE contract is coming to an end and he appears to be in good health. Lesnar, of course, struggled with d read news >>