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UFC Star Says He Doesn’t Understand Brock Lesnar’s Drawing Power

Brock Lesnar Former UFC Heavyweight Champion

• OLD SCHOOL VIDEO HISTORY (December 8, 2001) – WWF Jakked / WWF Metal

On this day in 2000, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly syndicated TV show ‘WWF Jakked’ (night version) aka ‘WWF Metal’ (afternoon version).

It featured pre-taped mid-card matches on the road to the ‘WWF Vengeance 2001’ PPV.

The card can be found right here:

– Perry Saturn vs. Mike Blatnik

– Chuck Palumbo & Billy Gunn vs. Skull Crusher & Ken Anderson

– Crash Holly vs. Funaki

• UFC Star Says He Doesn’t Understand Brock Lesnar’s Drawing Power

During the recent UFC Fight Night Adelaide post-fight press conference, former UFC Heavyweight Champion Junior Dos Santos talked about Daniel Cormier vs. Brock Lesnar for the UFC Heavyweight Championship possibly talking place in 2019.

JDS talked about how he doesn’t understand Lesnar’s drawing power and said the following:

“The way I understand is that’s what Daniel Cormier wants to do to make money. So somehow, people want to see that, because if they pay to see that it’s gonna be interesting for the UFC, of course.

Somehow, Brock Lesnar sells. Somehow they want to see him fighting. I don’t know why. Why? Because he says stupid things? Because he’s a big guy who says stupid things? It doesn’t really make much sense for me.

Even because he doesn’t deserve to fight for the title. He has no record for that. Also, because, man, he was out because USADA took him out. Not because he wants. USADA took him out and now he’s gonna come back and fight for the title.

If MMA is a sport, a real sport, it doesn’t make any sense. But like I said, if people want to see that, we have to give it to them.”

Also Read: Big Update On Brock Lesnar’s WWE Status

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