WWE Universal champion Brock Lesnar and Paul Heyman, told general manager Kurt Angle that if The Beast doesn’t reclaim his title at the 2017 edition of SummerSlam, Brock Lesnar is walking away from the WWE industry.
On the other side, Jon Jones call out the Beast at the conclusion Interview of UFC 214.”Brock Lesner,” Jones said on the mic after defeating Cormier to reclaim the UFC light heavyweight title. “If you want to know what it feels like to get your ass kicked by a guy who weighs 40 pounds less than you, meet me in the Octagon.”Brock Lesnar
Lesnar is currently retired from MMA and has a doping suspension on hold that would need to be served out if he wanted to fight in the octagon again. But right now,Top ranked contender Alexander Gustafsson is the most likely man to face Jones next after Jimi Manuwa who suffered a quick knockout at UFC 214.
Six months remain on Lesnar’s one-year suspension and Jones can be the toughest opponent for the Beast.It may be a good match-up for him.If it happens then it will be the most potential fight between Jones and Lesnar and would rank among the biggest fight in UFC history.
Brock Lesnar vs. Jon Jones could be the biggest best fight in UFC history.And before saying that this fight is not more than just a rumour, we should look up to the journey of Floyd “Money” Mayweather vs. Conor “The Notorious” McGregor from fantasy to reality which has taught us anything, it’s that we should be more careful about throwing around phrases like “pfft, no!” , “Never ever” , ” Bloody Rumor ” and ” Publicity Stunt”…..
Jones defeated DC by scoring a third-round knockout win over his rival in their pay-per-view. Reclaim’s the light heavyweight title at Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif. Once it is final; Lesnar’s training for a return to the UFC can begin.There is no such limitation of fighting in the octagon while still under contract with WWE just as Lesnar fought Mark Hunt, he can do the same against Jones.
Jon “Bones” Jones (23-1 MMA, 17-1 UFC) began the process of dealing with Brock “Beast” Lesnar (5-3 MMA, 4-3 UFC) by using a threat at the conclusion of UFC 214.Indeed Brock Lesnar warns Jon Jones in response to UFC 214 callout ,“Be careful what you wish for, Jones”…
Dana White on Jon Jones fighting Brock Lesnar,“It’s fun to talk about, but the reality of it happening soon, it’s not a reality”. White was quick to deny suggestions that he’s held comeback talks with Lesnar.”First of all, believe me, I haven’t talked with Brock Lesnar. I don’t know. I don’t know if you’ve (Jones) talked to Brock Lesnar, but I haven’t talked with him (Brock Lesnar),” the UFC president said.
“I’m telling you right now, I’ve not talked to Brock Lesnar. It sounds like nobody believes me, but it’s true. And according to Jon, right now, he says he hasn’t either.”
Jones has built his legend in the insular world of MMA. It’s not just the best fight you could possibly make for Jones, it’s the only one that would make him the next big GOAT fighting against Brock Lesnar.
Now It’s all about Time.