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Title History

  • NCAA Wrestling Champion;
  • OVW Southern tag team titles w/ Shelton Benjamin defeating The Disciples of Synn (February 13, 2001);
  • OVW Southern tag team titles w/ Shelton Benjamin defeating The Disciples of Synn (May 15, 2001);
  • OVW Southern tag team titles w/ Shelton Benjamin defeating Rico Constantino and The Prototype (October 29, 2001);
  • WWE King of the Ring (2002);
  • WWE undisputed title defeating The Rock (SummerSlam 2002);
  • WWF Royal Rumble (2003);
  • WWE title defeating Kurt Angle (WrestleMania 19);
  • WWE title defeating Kurt Angle – Iron Man Match- (September 18, 2003);
  • (New Japan) IWGP Heavyweight title defeating Kazuyuki Fujita and Masahiro Chono (October 8, 2005);
  • WWE title defeating John Cena (August 17, 2014);
  • WWE Universal title defeating Goldberg (April 2, 2017);

Career Highlights

In the Beginning:

Ohio Valley Wrestling:

  • Brock Lesnar started out wrestling for Jim Cornette‘s Ohio Valley Wrestling where he was groomed for greatness.
  • Brock Lesnar suffered a knee injury that kept him out of action temporarily.
  • Brock Lesnar formed a tag team with Shelton Benjamin called the Minnesota Stretching Crew.
  • February 13, 2001: The Minnesota Stretching Crew beat The Disciples of Synn (BJ Payne and Damian) for the tag team titles.
  • April 4, 2001 – OVW: Shelton Benjamin and Brock Lesnar and Robert Brisco defeated Payne and Damien and Synn.
  • April 22, 2001: The Disciples of Synn defeated The Minnesota Stretching Crew to recapture the tag team titles.
  • May 15, 2001 – SD! Taping: The Minnesota Stretching Crew defeated The Disciples of Synn to reclaim the tag team titles.
  • June 28, 2001 – OVW: Brock Lesnar and Brian Keck defeated Perry Saturn and Dean Malenko.
  • July 14, 2001: The Minnesota Stretching Crew forfeited the titles due to an injury sustained by Shelton Benjamin.
  • July 28, 2001 – NWA OVW TV: Brock Lesnar defeated Leviathan.
  • August 1, 2001 – NWA OVW TV: Brock Lesnar defeated Brian Keck.
  • October 3, 2001 – OVW: Rico Constantino defeated Brock Lesnar.
  • October 2001: Brock Lesnar began wrestling dark matches at WWF Television tapings and at WWE House Shows.
  • October 29, 2001: The Minnesota Stretching Crew defeated Rico Constantino and The Prototype to win the vacant tag team titles.
  • November 2001: Brock Lesnar was called up to the WWE, and Shelton Benjamin was forced to remain in OVW.

World Wrestling Federation:

  • June 9, 2001 – Jakked: Brock Lesnar and Shelton Benjamin defeated Scotty Zappa and Magnus Maximus in a dark match.
  • October 7, 2001 – Live Event: Brock Lesnar defeated Kanyon.
  • October 13, 2001 – Jakked: Brock Lesnar defeated Lance Cade in a dark match.
  • October 14, 2001 – HEAT: Brock Lesnar defeated Lance Cade in a dark match.
  • October 20, 2001 – Live Event: Kanyon defeated Brock Lesnar.
  • October 27, 2001 – Jakked: Billy Gunn defeated Brock Lesnar in a dark match.
  • October 28, 2001 – HEAT: Billy Gunn defeated Brock Lesnar in a dark match.
  • November 3, 2001 – Jakked: Brock Lesnar and Shelton Benjamin defeated OVW southern tag team champions Prototype and Rico Constantino to win the titles in a dark match.
  • November 3, 2001 – Live Event: Brock Lesnar defeated Tommy Dreamer.
  • November 10, 2001 – Jakked: Brock Lesnar defeated Crash Holly in a dark match.
  • November 11, 2001 – HEAT: Brock Lesnar defeated Tommy Dreamer in a dark match.
  • November 11, 2001 – Live Event: Brock Lesnar defeated Crash Holly.
  • November 17, 2001 – Jakked: Brock Lesnar defeated Rico Constantino in a dark match.
  • November 17, 2001 – Live Event: Brock Lesnar defeated Perry Saturn.
  • November 18, 2001 – HEAT: Billy and Chuck defeated Brock Lesnar and Hugh Morris in a dark match.
  • November 24, 2001 – Jakked: Billy and Chuck defeated Brock Lesnar and Ron Waterman in a dark match.
  • November 25, 2001 – HEAT: Albert defeated Brock Lesnar in a dark match.
  • November 25, 2001 – Live Event: Brock Lesnar defeated Perry Saturn.
  • December 1, 2001 – Jakked: The APA defeated Brock Lesnar and Ron Waterman in a dark match.
  • December 2, 2001 – HEAT: Brock Lesnar defeated Randy Orton in a dark match.
  • December 2, 2001 – Live Event: Brock Lesnar defeated Crash Holly.
  • December 8, 2001 – HEAT: Brock Lesnar defeated Rico Constantino in a dark match.
  • December 9, 2001 – HEAT: Brock Lesnar defeated Rico Constantino in a dark match.
  • January 5, 2002 – Live Event: Lance Storm defeated Brock Lesnar.
  • January 6, 2002 – HEAT: Brock Lesnar defeated Funaki in a dark match.
  • January 12, 2002 – Live Event: Hugh Morris defeated Brock Lesnar.
  • January 19, 2002 – Live Event: Steven Richards and Tommy Dreamer defeated Brock Lesnar and Randy Orton.
  • January 20, 2002 – HEAT: Brock Lesnar defeated Randy Orton in a dark match.
  • January 26, 2002 – Jakked: Brock Lesnar defeated Rico Constantino in a dark match.
  • January 27, 2002 – HEAT: The APA defeated Brock Lesnar and Ron Waterman in a dark match.
  • January 27, 2002 – Live Event: Brock Lesnar defeated Raven.
  • February 2, 2002 – Live Event: Brock Lesnar defeated Perry Saturn.
  • February 2, 2002 – Jakked: Brock Lesnar defeated Perry Saturn in a dark match.
  • February 3, 2002 – HEAT: Randy Orton and Rico Constantino defeated Brock Lesnar and Ron Waterman in a dark match.
  • February 9, 2002 – Live Event: Mr. Perfect defeated Brock Lesnar.
  • February 9, 2002 – Jakked: Randy Orton and Rico Constantino defeated Brock Lesnar and Ron Waterman in a dark match.
  • February 16, 2002 – Live Event: Brock Lesnar and Leviathan defeated Randy Orton and Shelton Benjamin.
  • February 16, 2002 – Jakked: Randy Orton and Rico Constantino defeated Brock Lesnar and Ron Waterman in a dark match.
  • February 23, 2002 – Jakked: Spike Dudley and Tazz defeated Brock Lesnar and Leviathan in a dark match.
  • February 24, 2002 – HEAT: Albert and Scotty 2 Hotty defeated Brock Lesnar and Ron Waterman in a dark match.
  • March 8, 2002 – Live Event: Brock Lesnar defeated Randy Orton.
  • March 9, 2002 – Live Event: Brock Lesnar defeated Crash Holly.
  • March 10, 2002 – Live Event: Brock Lesnar and X-Pac defeated Randy Orton and Crash Holly.
  • March 16, 2002 – Jakked: Brock Lesnar defeated Spike Dudley in a dark match.
  • March 17, 2002 – HEAT: Brock Lesnar defeated Spike Dudley in a dark match.
  • March 18, 2002 – RAW: Brock Lesnar finally made his Television debut, with manager Paul Heyman by his side.
  • ~~~Brock Lesnar got involved in a Hardcore title match beating up Maven, Al Snow and Spike Dudley.
  • March 21, 2002 – SmackDown: Brock Lesnar poked his nose into a match between Hurricane and Molly, demolishing both of them.
  • March 25, 2002 – RAW: Brock Lesnar and Paul Heyman attacked and anialated Rikishi.

World Wrestling Entertainment – RAW:

World Wrestling Entertainment – SmackDown:

World Wrestling Entertainment – vs. The Undertaker:

World Wrestling Entertainment – vs. The Big Show:

World Wrestling Entertainment – vs. Kurt Angle:

World Wrestling Entertainment – WWE Champion:

World Wrestling Entertainment – Heel Turn:

World Wrestling Entertainment – 2004:

Full Disciption of Brock Lesnar‘s NFL “Career”:

  • Brock Lesnar will be holding an open workout on 5/18 in Phoenix for NFL scouts.
  • April 18, 2004: The St. Paul Pioneer Press reported that Brock Lesnar‘s motorcycle collided with a minivan near Minneapolis.
  • ~~~The minivan pulled out in front of him and he collided with it.
  • ~~~He was taken to the hospital with glass removed from his forehead and needed stitches. He was then released.
  • July 27, 2004: The Minnesota Vikings offer Brock Lesnar a contract provided he passes the team physical (St. Paul Pioneer Press).
  • August 30, 2004: Brock Lesnar was cut from the practice squad of the NFL’s Minnesota Vikings.
  • January 6, 2005: Brock Lesnar announced in Japan that he and Rena Mero would be getting married in the spring in Palao Island.
  • ~~~The Palao Island is a tropical island known in Japan as “Inoki island”.
  • January 4, 2005 – New Japan Pro Wrestling: Brock Lesnar, Rena Mero and Brad Rheingans were introduced as guests by Antonio Inoki.
  • February 7, 2005: Brock Lesnar filed a lawsuit against the WWE trying to get out of his no-compete clause that ends in January 2010.
  • July 2005: Brock Lesnar entered into negotiations with Vince McMahon to resign with World Wrestling Entertainment..

New Japan Pro Wrestling:

  • September 13, 2005: Masahiro Chono announced that Brock Lesnar would be coming to NJPW for the 10/8 show at the Tokyo Dome.
  • October 8, 2005 – NJPW PPV: Brock Lesnar defeated Kazuyuki Fujita and Masahiro Chono in a 3-WAY to win the IWGP Title.
  • ~~~Lesnar gave both guys F5s, which have been renamed to “The Verdict” which only rubs “the verdict” in WWE’s face.
  • December 6, 2005: WWE filed for a temporary restraining order attempting to block Brock Lesnar from wrestling in New Japan.
  • December 10, 2005 – NJPW: Brock Lesnar defeated Manabu Nakanishi to retain the IWGP Heavyweight title.
  • December 11, 2005 – NJPW: Brock Lesnar defeated Yuji Nagata with the Verdict (F5) to retain the IWGP Heavyweight title!
  • December 30, 2005: WWE withdrew its attempt to prevent Brock Lesnar from appearing on the 1/4 Tokyo Dome show.
  • April 24, 2006: Brock Lesnar and WWE reached an agreement to settle the non-compete lawsuit filed by Lesnar.
  • ~~~It is reported that Lesnar will not be able to work for TNA, but is instead interested in getting into MMA.
  • October 8, 2005 – NJPW: Brock Lesnar defeated Kazuyuki Fujita and Masahiro Chono in a 3-way match to win the IWGP heavyweight title.
  • December 10, 2005 – NJPW: Brock Lesnar defeated Manabu Nakanishi.
  • December 11, 2005 – NJPW: Brock Lesnar defeated Yuji Nagata.
  • January 4, 2006 – NJPW: IWGP heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar defeated Shinsuke Nakamura to retain the title.
  • February 19, 2006 – NJPW: Brock Lesnar and Shinsuke Nakamura defeated Akebono and Riki Choshu.
  • March 19, 2006 – NJPW: IWGP heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar defeated Akebono to retain the title.
  • May 4, 2006 – NJPW: Brock Lesnar defeated Giant Bernard (A-Train) to retain the IWGP Heavyweight Title in Fukuoka…
  • July 15, 2006: Brock Lesnar quit New Japan after a disagreement with management and there will be a Tournament for the IWGP title.

MMA:

  • June 2, 2007 – K1 Dynamite: Brock Lesnar defeated Min Soo Kim by TKO in his first ever MMA shoot fight.
  • June 29, 2007 – Antonio Inoki’s IGF (debut): Kurt Angle defeated Brock Lesnar at the Tokyo Sumo Hall in Tokyo, Japan.
  • ~~~Kurt Angle captured Brock Lesnar‘s IWGP title belt (which he was stripped of in July 2006) so it wasn’t official.
  • January 31, 2008 – TNA IMPACT: They showed some UFC clips hyping the upcoming Brock Lesnar vs. Frank Mir contest.
  • January 7, 2009 – Ohio Valley Wrestling: Lesnar made a surprise appearance and signed hundreds of autographs and met with fans.
  • July 11, 2009: Brock Lesnar defeated Frank Mir in the second round of their UFC fight via TKO.
  • July 3, 2010: Brock Lesnar defeated Shane Carwin via submission at 3:52 of round two at UFC 116 in Las Vegas.

World Wrestling Entertainment:

  • April 2, 2012 – RAW: Brock Lesnar returns to WWE.
  • April 29, 2012 – Extreme Rules: John Cena defeated Brock Lesnar in an Extreme Rules match.
  • August 19, 2012 – SummerSlam: Brock Lesnar defeated Triple H.
  • ~~~In the build to this match, Brock Lesnar broke HBK’s arm.  He then broke Triple H‘s arm in this match, leading to Triple H taking a long time to leave the ring.
  • April 7, 2013 – Wrestlemania 29: Triple H defeated Brock Lesnar in a ‘No Holds Barred’ match.
  • ~~~Triple H‘s career was on the line as well.
  • May 19, 2013 – Extreme Rules: Brock Lesnar defeated Triple H in a steel cage match.
  • August 5, 2013 – RAW: C.M. Punk fought WWE Intercontinental champion Curtis Axel to a no contest in a non-title match.
  • ~~~Brock Lesnar interfered in the match.
  • August 18, 2013 – SummerSlam: Brock Lesnar defeated C.M. Punk in a ‘no disqualification’ match.

Brock Lesnar returns to WWE:

  • December 30, 2013 – RAW: Brock Lesnar returned to the WWE.  Mark Henry came out to confront him, and Lesnar destroyed Henry outside the ring.  Henry required medical attention.
  • January 26, 2014 – Royal Rumble: Brock Lesnar defeated the Big Show.
  • January 27, 2014 – RAW: WWE tag team champions the New Age Outlaws fought Cody Rhodes and Goldust to a no contest due to interference by Brock Lesnar.
  • April 6, 2014 – WrestleMania XXX: Brock Lesnar defeated the Undertaker to break the Undertaker’s famous 21-0 streak!
  • August 17, 2014 – SummerSlam: Brock Lesnar defeated WWE world heavyweight champion John Cena to win the title.

World Wrestling Entertainment – WWE world heavyweight champion:

  • September 21, 2014 – Night of Champions: John Cena defeated WWE world heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar by disqualification due to interference from Seth Rollins.
  • December 15, 2014 – RAW: Chris Jericho fought Paul Heyman to a no contest in a ‘street fight’.
  • ~~~WWE world heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar interfered before the match even began.
  • December 15, 2014 – RAW: Seth Rollins defeated John Cena in a steel cage match.
  • ~~~WWE world heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar interfered in the match and helped Rollins win.
  • January 25, 2015 – Royal Rumble: WWE world heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar defeated John Cena and Seth Rollins in a triple threat match to retain the title.
  • March 23, 2015 – Raw: The main event segment included the stand-off for the WrestleMania main event between Brock Lesnar and Roman Reigns.
  • March 23, 2015: Brock Lesnar resigned with WWE on a live ESPN SportsCenter show.
  • March 29, 2015 – WrestleMania 31: Seth Rollins defeated WWE world heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar and Roman Reigns in a triple threat match to win the title.
  • ~~~Rollins cashed in his “Money in the Bank” briefcase during the match between Lesnar and Reigns, making it a triple threat match.
  • March 30, 2015 – RAW: Brock Lesnar fought WWE world heavyweight champion Seth Rollins to a no contest because Rollins ran away before the match starter.
  • ~~~After the match, Lesnar took out his rage on the WWE RAW set and injured the announcing team and a cameraman.
  • ~~~Stephanie McMahon suspended Lesnar indefinitely for his actions.
  • July 4, 2015 – WWE Live from Tokyo: Beast from the East: Brock Lesnar defeated Kofi Kingston.
  • July 19, 2015 – Battleground: Brock Lesnar defeated WWE world heavyweight champion Seth Rollins by disqualification due to interference by the Undertaker. Rollins retains the title.
  • July 20, 2015 – RAW: The Undertaker and Brock Lesnar had a big long brawl that had to have the entire locker room and cops to end the brawl.
  • August 23, 2015 – SummerSlam: The Undertaker defeated Brock Lesnar due to a timekeeper’s error ringing the bell at the wrong time.
  • ~~~It appeared the Undertaker tapped out to Lesnar, only the referee didn’t see this and reversed the final bell.
  • ~~~The Undertaker then forced Lesnar to tap out to a submission hold.
  • August 24, 2015 – RAW: Brock Lesnar and Paul Heyman came out to discuss the controversy ending of last night’s match and challenge the Undertaker to come out. Instead Bo Dallas came out and said that Lesnar just have to Bolieve and as the result got destroyed.
  • October 3, 2015 – WWE at Madison Square Garden: Brock Lesnar defeated the Big Show.
  • October 25, 2015 – Hell in a Cell: Brock Lesnar w Paul Heyman defeated the Undertaker in a Hell in a Cell match.

World Wrestling Entertainment – 2016:

  • January 11, 2016 – RAW: WWE world heavyweight champion Roman Reigns fought the Ascension, WWE tag team champions the New Day, Stardust, the Wyatt Family, Alberto Del Rio, Sheamus, Kevin Owens, and Tyler Breeze to a no contest in a “1 vs. All” match.
  • ~~~Brock Lesnar interfered in the match to cause the no contest.
  • January 24, 2016 – Royal Rumble: Triple H won the 30-man Royal Rumble match to win the WWE world heavyweight title.
  • ~~~Participants included: WWE world heavyweight champion Roman Reigns, Rusev, AJ Styles, Tyler Breeze, Curtis Axel, Chris Jericho, Kane, Goldust, Ryback, Kofi Kingston, Titus O’Neil, R-Truth, Luke Harper, Stardust, Big Show, Neville, Braun Strowman, Kevin Owens, Dean Ambrose, Sami Zayn, Erick Rowan, Mark Henry, Brock Lesnar, Jack Swagger, The Miz, Alberto Del Rio, Bray Wyatt, Dolph Ziggler, Sheamus and Triple H.
  • February 21, 2016 – Fastlane: Roman Reigns defeated Brock Lesnar and Dean Ambrose in a triple threat match to become the #1 contender for the WWE world heavyweight championship.
  • ~~~Reigns will face WWE world heavyweight championship Triple H at WrestleMania 32.
  • March 12, 2016 – Roadblock: Brock Lesnar w Paul Heyman defeated Bray Wyatt and Luke Harper in a “2-on-1” handicap match.
  • April 3, 2016 – WrestleMania 32: Brock Lesnar w Paul Heyman defeated Dean Ambrose in a “No Holds Barred” street fight.
  • August 1, 2016 – RAW: Brock Lesnar & Paul Heyman returned to Monday Night Raw, cutting a promo about the matchup at SummerSlam vs. Randy Orton. In the end Randy Orton gave a surprise RKO to Brock Lesnar to end the show.
  • August 2, 2016 – Smackdown Live: Brock Lesnar showed up on Smackdown Live during the Randy Orton vs. Fandango matchup to return the favor by delivering an F5.
  • August 21, 2016 – SummerSlam: Brock Lesnar defeated Randy Orton by TKO.
  • September 24, 2016 – Live Event: Brock Lesnar w Paul Heyman defeated Randy Orton in a no disqualification match.
  • October 10, 2016 – RAW: Paul Heyman challenged Goldberg to face Brock Lesnar.
  • October 17, 2016 – RAW: Goldberg returned to RAW for the 1st time in 12 years and accepted Heyman’s challenge to face Brock Lesnar.
  • October 24, 2016 – RAW: Brock Lesnar w Paul Heyman address the Goldberg situation.
  • October 31, 2016 – RAW: Goldberg replied to the comments from Brock Lesnar last week and got interrupted by Paul Heyman who teased Brock Lesnar was there. Rusev came out instead and was the victim of a Spear fallowed by a Jackhammer. Paul Heyman also got a Spear.
  • November 14, 2016 – RAW: Brock Lesnar and Goldberg came face to face for the 1st time in twelve years resulting in Goldberg brawling with the security after Heyman insulted Goldberg‘s family.
  • November 20, 2016 – Survivor Series: Goldberg defeated Brock Lesnar w Paul Heyman in a shocking 1:26.
  • December 3, 2016 – Live Event: Brock Lesnar defeated Rusev.
  • January 29, 2017 – Royal Rumble: Brock Lesnar w Paul Heyman was in the Royal Rumble match won by Randy Orton.
  • February 4, 17, 2017 – Live Event: Brock Lesnar defeated The Big Show.
  • March 10, 2017 – Live Event: Brock Lesnar defeated The Big Show.
  • March 17, 2017 – Live Event: Brock Lesnar defeated Kevin Owens.
  • April 2, 2017 – WrestleMania 33: Brock Lesnar w Paul Heyman defeated Goldberg to win the Universal title.
  • July 9, 2017 – Great Balls Of Fire: Brock Lesnar w Paul Heyman defeated Samoa Joe to retain the Universal title.
  • July 31, 2017 – RAW: Paul Heyman cutting a promo saying it seems that Kurt Angle dont want Brock Lesnar to be the Universal champion and is the reason why he has to defend it in a fatal 4-way match. Heyman said that if Lesnar looses the title he will leave the WWE.
  • August 14, 2017 – RAW: Paul Heyman cutting a promo saying that the spoiler will be that Brock Lesnar will still be champion after SummerSlam and will be on Monday Night RAW the following night.
  • August 20, 2017 – SummerSlam: Brock Lesnar w Paul Heyman defeated Braun Strowman, Roman Reigns and Samoa Joe in a fatal 4-way match to retain the Universal title.
  • August 21, 2017 – RAW: Paul Heyman cutting another promo saying that Brock Lesnar was still the WWE Universal champion. Braun Strowman challenged Brock Lesnar for a WWE Universal title shot. The match was later confirmed by Kurt Angle as Braun Strowman will face Brock Lesnar for the WWE Universal title at No Mercy.
  • September 24, 2017 – RAW: WWE Universal champion Brock Lesnar w Paul Heyman defeated Braun Strowman to retain the title.