It's a fairly stunning request that Brock Lesnar made of the UFC and Dana White ahead of his UFC debut. There she is.
Brock Lesnar's final look within the UFC dates again to 2016 and his combat in opposition to Mark Hunt at UFC 200. Fight which he gained, however which was a No Contest following a optimistic doping management.
Since then, Lesnar has returned to wrestling, WWE, and sometimes rumors came out that he would return to MMA, however by no means got here to fruition. Recently he confessed that he thought he wasn't paid enough when he was in the UFC.
Just earlier than the WWE Royal Rumble PPV, Brock Lesnar mirrored on his UFC debut and a special request he made to Dana White (by way of lowkickmma):
” It's a different game, you know, getting into the Octagon. And I'm telling you, you must be half crazy. Before my debut, I said to Dana White: ‘I want an Octagon'. And he was like, ‘ah okay' and the UFC shipped an Octagon to my house! So I got to fight and train in it, you know? But then when you're in front of 20,000 people and they're closing the door, you're like, “Ahhhhhh', it's not the same at all.”
Brock Lesnar turned UFC heavyweight champion in 2008 by defeating Randy Couture, then defended his title in opposition to Frank Mir and adopted up with one other victory a 12 months later in opposition to Shane Carwin. Then, he misplaced the belt in 2010 in opposition to Cain Velasquez and misplaced once more in opposition to Alistair Overeem in 2011. He will make a comeback in 2016 earlier than returning full time to wrestling, his first ardour.