Brock Lesnar taken off the largest get for himself this season, which works for those edges included incidentally.
Lesnar decided to conditions with the UFC to combat at their 200th pay-per-view. He’ll slug it out with Draw Hunt in a heavyweight bout. It’ll be Lesnar’s first fight since December 30, 2011 whenever a damage was endured by him to Alistair Overeem at UFC 141.
Lesnar will attempt to secure his legacy in blended fighting techinques (MMA), and then for the very first time shall achieve this task, since his full restoration from his struggle with Diverticulitis.
There’s one minor wrinkle in Lesnar’s UFC offer. He’s still under deal with WWE.
Lesnar was previous seen on WWE television set defeating Dean Ambrose at WrestleMania 32.
Yet, the UFC gets their marquee heavyweight legend back for just one nights only. Lesnar reaches go out by himself conditions not being crippled by disease. However, the largest winner appearing out of this is the one and only the WWE.
Be successful or lose, Brock Lesnar’s ufc 200 deal with is effective to WWE. Actually, the announcement couldn’t have attained an improved time.
To begin with, timing is everything. This announcement comes from the pumps of WWE’s announcement of breaking up the rosters between Natural and SmackDown.
In July the draft will need place, the same month that UFC 200 will need place. UFC 200 may happen on Sunday, July 9 and supposedly the WWE Draft may happen two times down the road July 11.
Regardless, SmackDown will go live July 19 on Tuesdays. Either show will have the blissful luxury of Lesnar who’ll once again have attended battle in the Octagon.
Secondly, Lesnar brings the WWE name to again mainstream notoriety.
Lesnar made marketing rounds on ESPN to market his struggle with Hunt and expose the nice reasons for his go back. Remember WWE and ESPN curently have a great working relationship with Jonathan Coachman interviewing WWE Superstars every Tuesday.
Lesnar’s name brings WWE to more followers enjoying both ESPN and the UFC. At UFC 200, those same wrestling followers would probably be seeing. The question is whether any MMA admirers will head to Monday and Thursday evenings after Lesnar’s struggle.
Third, this may open up the hinged door to bring more UFC personalities to WWE. We found Ronda Rousey in a WWE engagement ring at WrestleMania 31 already. According to Forbes, WWE is pushing for Rousey to wrestle in a WWE ring at WrestleMania 33.
Who understands which other UFC fighters can look at a WWE event? Maybe current UFC Compact Champ Conor McGregor brings his fiery persona to Organic. Perhaps Jon “Bones” Jones shows up at a primary event for SummerSlam.
Despite what goes on, the hinged entrance doors are widely open for future business to occur. Let’s remember how it worked for the Attitude Era when Mike Tyson clashed with Stone Cold Steve Austin and Shawn Michaels in 1998. It could work again having MMA into WWE.
Finally, this brings us to Lesnar’s celebrity electricity. He’s an interest that only comes once in an eternity. Followers shall fall into line to see Brock Lesnar be competitive, be it the UFC’s Octagon or a WWE band.
Lesnar can be an interest who headlined both WWE and UFC occurrences, including WrestleMania. Wherever he runs, Lesnar is the key event.
Lovers flock to see him. The UFC masses do so when he was the UFC World Heavyweight Champ. The WWE World performed that during his first run in 2002 and persists to take action today.
July 9 more admirers will mind to see Lesnar battle Hunt come. Lesnar’s return, whenever which may be, must be one of epic proportions. Once more, it separates Lesnar from all of those other WWE Superstars. Whether he is victorious or loses, how Lesnar grips his combat will creates intrigue and interest.
The entire world shall want to see Brock Lesnar after his probable warfare with symbol Hunt and honestly, really the only place for the is WWE.
WWE shall have Lesnar after UFC 200. It is the WWE Creative team’s responsibility to capitalize on Lesnar’s inevitable return. The entire world awaits Brock Lesnar’s next move, and WWE’s possibility to make a greater splash than ever before is ripe for the taking.