Brock Lesnar

FIGHTLAND

Brock Lesnar Has Officially Retired From MMA

Not that you thought any different, but the UFC have confirmed ex-heavyweight world champion and current WWE megastar Brock Lesnar has retired from mixed martial arts.
Jake Hughes
2.16.17
WRESTLING

Previewing the 2017 Royal Rumble, WWE's Most Unpredictable Rumble in Ages

Goldberg is the current favorite to win, but between WWE's aging stars, an influx of new blood, and the brand split, this year's Royal Rumble is wide open.
Ian Williams
1.24.17
FIGHTLAND

Dana White Puts Brock Lesnar's MMA Career to Bed

The UFC President believes we've seen the last of WWE star Brock Lesnar in the Octagon.
Tom Taylor
12.29.16
FIGHTLAND

Olympic Gold Medal-Winning Wrestler Kyle Snyder Wants to Compete in MMA

This time a *real* wrestler wants to try his hand at MMA. Judging by Kyle Snyder's career so far, he could be the real deal.
Jake Hughes
9.14.16
FIGHTLAND

Conor McGregor's Mouth, Vince McMahon's Thirst, And The WWE/MMA Flirtation

When Conor McGregor made the decision to trash-talk WWE's entire roster, it seemed to telegraph yet another crossover between two sports that need each other.
Ian Williams
8.10.16
FIGHTLAND

Brock Lesnar and Jon Jones Quietly Removed From Official UFC Rankings

Why make a fuss when the damage has already been done and the money made?
Josh Rosenblatt
8.9.16
bruiseday

WWE's Weirdly Flat Draft Was Haunted by the Past

WWE wanted to do a NFL-style draft to kick off its recent brand split. Smackdown and Raw got their wrestlers, but a looming lawsuit made it too NFL-like for comfort.
Ian Williams
7.21.16
FIGHTLAND

Brock Lesnar Fails Drug Test Taken 11 Days Prior to UFC 200

Read the full UFC statement on the potential violation.
Fightland Staff
7.16.16
bruiseday

WWE's Bizarrely Bland Brand Split Desperately Needs Some Hype

WWE's rivalry between Raw and Smackdown had promise, but it's been undone by a sleepy boardroom feud between Shane and Stephanie McMahon. Where's the heat?
Ian Williams
7.13.16
FIGHTLAND

The Tactical Guide to UFC 200: Hunt versus Lesnar

The biggest star in MMA history is coming back for one night only but it's been five years since Brock Lesnar last took a professional fight. We take a look at the technical and tactical match up between Lesnar and Mark Hunt.
Jack Slack
7.7.16
FIGHTLAND

Brock Lesnar's Return Ripples Out to Every Corner of the Fighting World

Don’t ever doubt again who the biggest MMA star in history is.
Josh Rosenblatt
6.17.16
FIGHTLAND

UFC 199 Quick Results: Bisping Wins Title On Incredible Night of Fighting

McGregor vs. Diaz 2 is on. Brock is back. Bisping is the champ. UFC 199 was a card for the history books. Here's a recap of the action for those who missed it.
Tom Taylor
6.6.16
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