Minnesota Wrestling shares new videos of Lesnar training with a beast

The verified Twitter account of Minnesota Wrestling posted a couple of videos featuring WWE champ and former UFC heavyweight champ Brock Lesnar wrestling with another beast, Gable Steveson. This is most likely for the youngster’s benefit but we are guessing it helps Lesnar all the same. Lesnar is reportedly returning to the UFC this year … Read more

Watch Brock Lesnar get tombstoned by The Undertaker on Raw (VIDEO)

Paul Heyman took center stage last night at Monday Night Raw to introduce his client Brock Lesnar for a Minnesota homecoming. The Advocate sang a hymn to The Beast Incarnate, “My eyes have seen the glory of The Conqueror, My Lord… Glory, glory, Brock Lesnar… The Conqueror marches on…” But the benediction was interrupted as … Read more

Brock Lesnar – before he was a superstar

This video was made during current UFC Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar’s days with the WWE. The film takes a look at his life growing up in South Dakota and features interviews with the champ, his wrestling coaches, friends, and family. Brock talks a lot about wrestling as a youth in high school, then the NCAA, … Read more

Brock Lesnar listed on ESPN’s ‘Mt. Rushmore of Sports’ for South Dakota

ESPN has done a feature on all 50 U.S. states listing which sports figures would be on a Mt. Rushmore for their respective state. UFC Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar is featured on ESPN’s ‘Mt. Rushmore of Sports’ for the state of South Dakota.

Each individual does not have to necessarily be from the state, but they do have to have played there or have some sort of ties. Some sports figures are on multiple states , such as MLB great Henry “Hank” Aaron (Alabama, Georgia, Wisconsin), Peyton Manning (Indiana, Tennessee) and Michael Jordan (Illinois, North Carolina).

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Dana White at UFC 87 Post-Fight Press Conference (audio)

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – UFC 87 was a huge success on many levels from ticket sales to the fights themselves. The Target Center in Minneapolis, where the event was held, set a new record gate of $2.2 million dollars with 15,082 attendees.

Dana said, “Georges St. Pierre put on an amazing performance against a guy (Jon Fitch) who would not quit…he took him down at will…GSP looked unstoppable.

And when your boss says this about you, it’s a damn good day: “When Brock said he wanted to fight in the UFC, I told him this isn’t the place to learn how to fight…but he said he wanted to test himself against the best…Heath Herring has a ton of experience, big fights with some of the best fighters in the world…Brock Lesnar looked unbelievable tonight. I was blown away with how well he looked.”

According to Dana, Minneapolis is the best kept secret in America and maybe the world. That’s interesting…I thought that was Lyoto.

Do you see the fight between B.J. Penn and Georges St. Pierre being the next fight for them both? “Definitely,” said White.

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