Brock Lesnar surely is no stranger to the Octagon. The former UFC Heavyweight champ dominated the weight class several years back and now looks to recapture his former glory once more. With UFC 200 right around the corner, the former WWE superstar is poised to prove to the world that he can indeed fight against the world?s best fighters.
According to a report from Mirror, Brock Lesnar has earned another accolade as he got a blue belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu. This is just another step that Lesnar has taken in preparing for his fight against Mark Hunt in UFC 200. In the past, Lesnar was popular for his ground and pound game but now it seems that he is increasing his repertoire to help him get back in the world of MMA.
MMA Mania reports that Lesnar has had some decent ground game in the past, particularly during his fight against Shane Carwin wherein he won via an arm-triangle choke. Now, the former WWE wrestler looks poised to be even more formidable with the blue belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu.
While Brock Lesnar has not stepped inside a UFC Octagon for quite some time, he still looks to be a formidable fighter who can definitely give Mark Hunt a pretty difficult time. Lesnar?s popularity only looks to rise even further as the former UFC heavyweight champion?s return to MMA made headlines with his fight against Hunt even becoming the co-main event in UFC 200.
UFC 200 is certainly going to be one exciting MMA extravaganza and is something that you should not miss if you are a huge fight fan. The event is scheduled to happen this July 9th at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, so be sure to set your calendars as early as now. Be sure to check back here as well to find out the latest news and updates on Brock Lesnar, UFC 200 as well as other trending stories in the world of sports.