Report: WWE officials trust Brock Lesnar will lapse to a UFC
December 28, 2014 - WWE
To fan a abandon even more, Dave Meltzer now reports during F4Wonline.com (subscription required) that WWE officials trust that Lesnar is indeed formulation a comeback:
Speaking of Lesnar, even yet he is no longer being advertised as one of a stars on a 1/19 Raw uncover in Dallas, he is still requisitioned on a card. It’s a 180 from building a Raws that he was on around him as a tip star to not even inventory him as a tip star. The Lesnar people always keep things quiet, though within a company, a faith is that he’s going behind to UFC, and his display adult lighter to TV final week reliable that to people who suspicion it. If it wasn’t for Punk, this would be a large deal, though with Punk, it’s a most bigger understanding since a final thing WWE wants is this notice that UFC has usually grabbed dual of a company’s biggest stars. Lesnar is behind on a 12/29 Raw in Washington, DC.
The UFC won’t be a usually foe a WWE has by a time Lesnar’s agreement expires. According to Scott Coker, a Viacom-backed graduation in Bellator will also be looking to join a behest war. So most so that they have already reached out to Lesnar to contend they’re interested:
Coker pronounced there have been no tangible negotiations, it was usually Bellator’s approach of “saying hello” and that a association is meddlesome in his services.
“There hasn’t been any critical dialogue,” Coker said. “But when a time comes to have critical dialogue, we’ll be right there.”
“I consider that he’s a large needle mover. There have been several years that have upheld and we consider that he still has a WWE limelight. There’s not going to be a warrior on a world we can’t means and have entrance to.”
Lesnar will be branch 38-years-old, and will have been out of MMA foe for over 3 years, so we won’t unequivocally know how he will perform after a prolonged layoff and health issues. That said, Lesnar was undoubtedly a sport’s biggest star during his UFC stint, creation it some-more than adequate reason for these companies to chuck income his approach during giveaway agency.