Brock Lesnar is WWE Universal Champion as soon as once more, due to some assist from performing WWE Raw General Manager, Baron Corbin.
Corbin attacked Lesnar’s opponent Braun Strowman with the vacant belt firstly of the match and that was all The Beast Incarnate wanted to safe the victory. Lesnar throttled Strowman, hitting him with a number of “F-5s” earlier than lastly placing him down for the three-count in entrance of the bought out crowd in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Following the conclusion of the match, WWE introduced that Lesnar is now scheduled for a champion vs champion match towards SmackDown Live champ AJ Styles at Survivor Series on November 18.
Lesnar can also be rumored to be within the constructing at Madison Square Garden tomorrow night time for UFC 230, the place Heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier will defend his title towards Derrick Lewis. Cormier and Lesnar have a historical past, and the champ-champ has already issued a warning to the brand new Universal champion.
During an look on SiriusXM’s Busted Open, Cormier stated (H/T Cageside Seats): ”Brock Lesnar is ‘allegedly’ presupposed to be within the constructing on Saturday. If Brock Lesnar comes into that octagon on Saturday, I’m slapping him. I’m not taking part in anymore this time. No pushing and jawing. He higher not come into my octagon this weekend. I’m going to do it. I’ll undoubtedly do it. I’m gonna smack him proper in his face. I’m smacking him. I owe him one.”
Lesnar (5-Three, NC) hasn’t competed within the UFC since a no contest towards Mark Hunt at UFC 200 in July of 2016.