WWE Rumours: Brock Lesnar expected to beat Randy Orton at SummerSlam
If rumours are to be believed, WWE superstar Brock Lesnar, who is all set to compete in UFC 200 this weekend, could be the receptient of a performance bonus on his return to WWE – reports cagesideseats.com
It is expected that Brock Lesnar won’t be on the losing side of his match against Randy Orton at SummerSlam, the outcome of his UFC 200 fight notwithstanding.
Lesnar, whose association with UFC dates back to 2008, surprised the sports world when it was announced that he was availing a one-off opportunity to face Mark Hunt at UFC 200. The news came as a huge shock as Lesnar stated in March that he was closing the door on his MMA career.
The 38-year-old’s UFC 200 fight is also a milestone making one as Lesnar will be representing Canada for the first time in has career, having been previously viewed as an all-American personality.
Setting up Lesnar for victory at SummerSlam could also hint that the WWE top brass has some big things in store for the wrestler in the not too distant future, especially on the back of the brand split.