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Brock Lesnar

Brock Edward Lesnar (/ˈlɛznər/; born July 12, 1977) is an American professional wrestler, actor, former mixed martial artist and amateur wrestler, signed with WWE and appearing on its Raw brand. He is also a former UFC Heavyweight Champion and former #1 ranked mixed martial arts (MMA) Heavyweight by Sherdog; he was ranked #5 before he announced his retirement at the end of 2011. Lesnar is an accomplished amateur wrestler, winning the 2000 NCAA heavyweight wrestling championship and placing second in 1999, losing in the finals to 1999 world freestyle wrestling champion and future New England Patriots offensive lineman Stephen Neal. He gained prominence in World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) from 2002 to 2004, where he is a former three-time WWE Champion, becoming the youngest WWE Champion at age 25 with his first reign. Lesnar was the 2002 King of the Ring and the winner of the 2003 Royal Rumble. After leaving WWE, Lesnar pursued a career in the NFL. He played during the preseason for the Minnesota Vikings, but ended up being a late cut. Lesnar returned to professional wrestling at the end of 2005, and joined New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW), where he won the IWGP Heavyweight

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Brock Lesnar -- Bearded Badass!

Brock Lesnar -- Bearded Badass!

As if UFC heavyweight champ Brock Lesnar wasn't scary enough -- he's now grown a gnarly beard that would make Paul Bunyan quiver.  But is he tough enough to withstand Montezuma's Revenge?… READ MORE >

Brock Lesnar -- Beware Montezuma's Revenge!

Brock Lesnar -- Beware Montezuma's Revenge!

A grizzly-faced Brock Lesnar claims he ain't worried about his Mexican nemesis Cain Velasquez -- telling us the only scary thing about Mexico is the diarrhea you get when you visit.In case… READ MORE >

- 1371 days ago
Brock Lesnar  -- Death, Urine, and Lindsay Lohan

Brock Lesnar
Death, Urine, and Lindsay Lohan

UFC wrecking machine Brock Lesnar doesn't just think he'll beat his opponent at UFC 116 on Saturday ... he thinks he might kill the guy. We asked the hardcore heavyweight why he would get back in… READ MORE >

- 1483 days ago
Team Lesnar: Brock Will Fight Again

Team Lesnar: Brock Will Fight Again

Brock Lesnar's longtime friend and Jiu-Jitsu coach tells TMZ the hospitalized fighter WILL return to the Octagon -- and he guarantees Brock will return to battle condition in the next six months.… READ MORE >

- 1707 days ago
UFC Prez: Lesnar Underwent Minor Surgery

UFC Prez: Lesnar Underwent Minor Surgery

Brock Lesnar is currently recovering from minor surgery, this according to UFC president Dana White.It's unclear what operation was performed on the reigning UFC heavyweight champ -- or when it… READ MORE >

- 1709 days ago
Lesnar -- Mayo Bound and May Never Fight Again

Lesnar -- Mayo Bound and May Never Fight Again

Brock Lesnar is so sick, he'll be going to the Mayo Clinic so doctors can figure out what to do -- but it will probably require major surgery ... UFC Prez Dana White tells TMZ.White tells us… READ MORE >

- 1710 days ago
Ominous Illness Sidelines UFC Champ Lesnar

Ominous Illness Sidelines UFC Champ Lesnar

Brock Lesnar -- the UFC Heavyweight Champ -- is in "bad shape" according to UFC president Dana White and won't be fighting anytime soon. White made the announcement after UFC 105 last night,… READ MORE >

- 1711 days ago

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