101 Facts About Brock Lesnar

1. Brock Lesnar finally had his rematch with Mir at UFC 100 in 2009, and Lesnar earned his revenge, this time winning via technical knockout.

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2. Brock Lesnar essentially ignored the law and began wrestling for New Japan Pro Wrestling anyway.

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3. Brock Lesnar eventually left WWE for the first time in 2004, primarily because he was hoping to start a career in football.

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4. Brock Lesnar lost his first title to the Big Show after Paul Heyman turned on him, but would be a 2-time World Champion before his 26th birthday.

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5. Brock Lesnar debuted in WWE early 2002 and very quickly took over the company.

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6. Brock Lesnar might have had a military career if not for one small problem.

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7. Brock Lesnar is a 4-time WWE World Champion and is quite possibly the most dominant force in professional wrestling history.

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8. Brock Lesnar offered an explanation in his 2011 autobiography "Death Clutch"—which was co-authored by Paul Heyman—stating that the sword on his chest represents the myriad pressures he felt during a dark period in his life after leaving WWE.

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9. Brock Lesnar often visits Alberta, Canada, which is one of his favorite spots to hunt wildlife such as deer.

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10. Brock Lesnar was given a huge push when he beat The Rock to become the younger WWE champion at the age of just 25.

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11. Brock Lesnar achieved a big accolade winning the King of the Ring in 2002, beating Rob Van Dam.

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12. Brock Lesnar is a step father to Lena's daughter Mariah, from her first marriage to Mero.

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13. Brock Lesnar is a fascinating character for any wrestling or MMA fan.

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14. Kurt Angle and Brock Lesnar squared off in the ring to settle who was the best.

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15. Brock Lesnar must not listen to that podcast because he didn't let a motorcycle accident stop him from trying out for the NFL.

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16. Brock Lesnar ended The Undertaker's undefeated streak at WrestleMania in 2014.

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17. Brock Lesnar is not likely to compete until WrestleMania but could make a few appearances beforehand.

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18. Brock Lesnar has a significant history in the UFC, and he appears to have a passion for the sport.

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19. Brock Lesnar offered an explanation in his 2011 autobiography "Death Clutch"—which was co-authored by Paul Heyman—stating that the sword on his chest represents the myriad pressures he felt during a dark period in his life after leaving WWE.

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20. Brock Lesnar certainly doesn't need to fight in the UFC again.

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21. Brock Lesnar is the current universal champion and one WWE's prized possessions.

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22. Brock Lesnar is one of the biggest attractions to ever come along in the pro wrestling industry, but thanks to poor writing and laziness on either his or WWE's part, The Beast has become boring.

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23. Brock Lesnar was not an only child; rather, he has two older brothers, Troy and Chad Lesnar, and one younger sister, Brandy Nichol Lesnar.

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24. Brock Lesnar was born in Webster, South Dakota in 1977 to Stephanie and Richard Lesnar.

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25. Brock Lesnar holds the record for 1.6 million in viewership for UFC 100.

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26. Brock Lesnar apparently got his sword tattoo at the end of his first run in the WWE.

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27. Brock Lesnar has an extensive WWE career, so there is much we already know about him.

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28. Brock Lesnar offered an explanation in his 2011 autobiography "Death Clutch"—which was co-authored by Paul Heyman—stating that the sword on his chest represents the myriad pressures he felt during a dark period in his life after leaving WWE.

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29. Brock Lesnar ultimately perfected more sinister methods for bringing the pain: the skull-rattling F-5 and the arm-snapping Kimura Lock.

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30. Brock Lesnar was born in the state of South Dakota on July 12, 1977.

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31. Brock Lesnar is the father of his daughter, Mya Lynn from his ex-fiance.

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32. Brock Lesnar will be returning to WWE programming in the next few weeks, and as he does, keep in mind that he's not all F-5's and Kimura locks.

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33. Brock Lesnar used the Shooting Star Press as a signature and finishing move during his time in WWE's developmental territory Ohio Valley Wrestling.

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34. Brock Lesnar has had a few impressive moments in the WWE.

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35. Brock Lesnar got a chance with the Minnesota Vikings and made the team.

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36. Brock Lesnar had to find some activities to fill his schedule after leaving the WWE and NJPW.

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37. Brock Lesnar won the Heavyweight Championship match in fantastic fashion in his first match with the organization.

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38. Brock Lesnar raises the title in the air to a mixed reaction.

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39. Brock Lesnar drops Rollins on top of the title with another F5.

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40. Brock Lesnar takes the title and lays it out in front of Rollins' face.

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41. Brock Lesnar can be a great in-ring performer when he's committed, and Rollins was consistently one of WWE's best wrestlers in 2018.

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42. On December 15, 2011, Brock Lesnar was charged with hunting infractions on a trip to Alberta on November 19, 2010.

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43. In January 2001, Brock Lesnar was arrested by police in Louisville, Kentucky for suspicion of possessing large amounts of anabolic steroids.

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44. Brock Lesnar named his accident at WrestleMania XIX as a particular source of pain.

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45. Brock Lesnar is a fan of the Winnipeg Jets, and all three of his sons play hockey.

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46. Brock Lesnar is a member of the National Rifle Association, making an appearance at their annual meeting in May 2011 to discuss his passion for hunting and his role as a spokesman for the Fusion Ammunition company.

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47. Brock Lesnar has twins: a daughter named Mya Lynn and a son named Luke was born on 2002 and with his former fiancee, Nicole McClain.

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48. On February 14, 2017, it was reported that Brock Lesnar had notified UFC he was retiring from MMA for the second time.

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49. Brock Lesnar would be eligible to return in July 2017.

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50. Brock Lesnar was paid a UFC record $2.5 million purse.

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51. Brock Lesnar added that "[he's] an older caveman now, so [he] makes smarter caveman decisions" and that he chose to sign with WWE instead of returning to MMA because he could "work part-time with full-time pay".

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52. Brock Lesnar was replaced by Shane Carwin, who ended up losing against dos Santos.

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53. Brock Lesnar made a disparaging comment about the pay-per-view's primary sponsor Bud Light, claiming they "won't pay me nothin" and promoted Coors Light instead.

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54. Brock Lesnar submitted Soo Kim with strikes in 1:09 of the first round to win his first official MMA match.

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55. Brock Lesnar had several football cards produced of him during his time with the Vikings.

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56. Brock Lesnar was largely criticized due to his absences from television during his time as Universal Champion.

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57. Brock Lesnar is known for performing several suplexes on his rivals, with these often being described as the opponent being taken to "Suplex City", named after an ad-lib Lesnar delivered to Roman Reigns during their WrestleMania 31 match.

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58. At the event, Brock Lesnar defeated Strowman in three minutes to become a two-time Universal Champion, thanks to a pre-match attack from Baron Corbin.

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59. At the event, Brock Lesnar defeated Reigns as Reigns speared Lesnar through the cage and thus giving the accidental win to Lesnar as he escaped the cage first per the rules.

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60. At the event, Brock Lesnar pinned Reigns to retain the title in the main event.

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61. Brock Lesnar failed two of his drug tests for this fight, but he was not suspended by WWE because he is not a full-time performer.

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62. Brock Lesnar successfully defended the championship on January 4, 2006, against former champion Shinsuke Nakamura.

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63. Brock Lesnar won the match by pinning Masahiro Chono after an F-5, which he had renamed the Verdict since WWE owns the trademark on the F-5 name.

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64. Brock Lesnar is one of the few American wrestlers to have held this title.

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65. Brock Lesnar chose Big Show as his first teammate, with Heyman adding a returning Nathan Jones and a debuting Matt Morgan to bring the team number to four.

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66. Brock Lesnar called out Show, who demanded that Brock Lesnar put his title on the line against him.

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67. At the pay-per view, Heyman turned on Brock Lesnar, allowing Show to chokeslam him onto a steel chair and pin him to win the title, resulting in Lesnar's first pinfall loss in WWE.

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68. Brock Lesnar became the second fastest professional wrestler to win the WWE Championship since his debut behind only Ric Flair (113 days).

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69. Brock Lesnar wrestled several dark matches in 2001 and 2002 before being called up to the WWF's main roster.

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70. Brock Lesnar formed a tag team known as The Minnesota Stretching Crew with his former college roommate Shelton Benjamin and together they won the OVW Southern Tag Team Championship on three separate occasions.

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71. In 2000, Brock Lesnar signed with the World Wrestling Federation and was sent to its developmental territory Ohio Valley Wrestling (OVW), where he first met future friend and manager Paul Heyman.

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72. Brock Lesnar transferred to the University of Minnesota on a wrestling scholarship for his junior and senior college years, where he was roommates with future WWE colleague Shelton Benjamin, who was his assistant coach.

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73. At age 17, Brock Lesnar joined the Army National Guard, where he was assigned to an office job after his red-green colorblindness was deemed hazardous to his desire to work with explosives.

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74. Brock Lesnar has two older brothers, Troy and Chad, and a younger sister, Brandi.

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75. Brock Lesnar lost in his UFC debut against Frank Mir and then won his second fight against Heath Herring.

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76. Brock Lesnar was named a defensive tackle for the Minnesota Vikings, but was cut prior to the start of the 2004 season.

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77. Brock Lesnar was the 2002 King of the Ring and the 2003 Royal Rumble winner.

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78. Brock Lesnar is currently signed to WWE, where he performs on the Raw brand and is the current Universal Champion in his second reign.

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79. Brock Lesnar will beat Daniel Bryan in a competitive match and AJ Styles will hit a low blow on Bryan after the match It's two predictions in one.

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80. Brock Lesnar has shown great interest in facing a big-money opponent in the UFC and Dana White seems to be very open in having him come back and fight.

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81. Brock Lesnar winning back the Universal Title was the right call.

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82. Brock Lesnar has been working matches on TV and house shows with Strowman since 2015, when Braun was in the Wyatt Family.

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83. Bobby Lashley vs Brock Lesnar would be a match featuring two former MMA standouts, multiple world championships, and two of WWE's biggest powerhouses.

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84. Brock Lesnar is still the WWE Universal Champion even though he doesn't show up very often.

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85. Brock Lesnar is back in WWE as the Universal Champion, but that won't prevent him from fighting for UFC.

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86. Brock Lesnar regained the Universal Championship earlier this month, and there are several WWE Raw superstars who have a case for being the next man to dethrone "The Beast".

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87. Brock Lesnar will have to fulfill several United States Anti-Doping Agency obligations before being eligible to return.

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88. Brock Lesnar defeated Braun Strowman after hitting him with several F5's.

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89. Brock Lesnar has signed a new deal with WWE that could put his future in the UFC in some doubt.

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90. Brock Lesnar won the title last Friday at controversial Saudi Arabia pay-per.

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91. Brock Lesnar shocked the world at WWE Crown Jewel on November 2, 2018 when he unexpectedly regained the WWE Universal Championship in a match with the vacant title at stake.

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92. Brock Lesnar won the Universal Title at the event as well which set up Lesnar vs Styles II for Los Angeles' Staples Center on.

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93. Daniel Cormier calls out Brock Lesnar, asks him to put WWE title on the line.

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94. In 2009, Brock Lesnar signed an endorsement deal with Dymatize Nutrition.

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95. Brock Lesnar had previously signed a non-compete clause in order to be released from his contract with WWE, which prohibited him from working for any other professional wrestling companies before June 2010.

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96. Brock Lesnar married Rena Greek, known professionally as Sable, on May 6, 2006.

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97. On July 7, 2018, Brock Lesnar stormed the cage after the main event fight at UFC 226 and challenged the new UFC Heavyweight Champion, Daniel Cormier.

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98. Brock Lesnar topped the list for MMA at $5.3 million, which included his reported bout salaries and estimated pay-per-view bonuses.

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99. On January 11, 2011, Brock Lesnar was announced as a coach of The Ultimate Fighter Season 13, opposite Junior dos Santos, with the two expected to fight on June 11 at UFC 131, but he was struck with another bout of diverticulitis and had to withdraw from the fight on May 12.

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100. Brock Lesnar was defeated by Velasquez for the title by TKO in the first round.

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101. With the victory, Brock Lesnar became the undisputed UFC Heavyweight Champion, earning his first Submission of the Night and giving Carwin his first loss.

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