Brock Lesnar Reappears in UFC After Getting Called Out

Stipe Miocic Daniel Cormier

What could have topped UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier moving up to heavyweight and taking the belt from Stipe Miocic?

"Push me now, (and) you're going to sleep later", Cormier yelled at Lesnar.

Lesnar was notably without the WWE Universal Championship.

Amidst all the rumours, WWE's bluffs and double-bluffs included, about Brock's contract, and his current status as Universal Champ in abeyance, his "sudden" Octagon return does raise a number of quite pertinent questions. "Conor has got to get through July right now".

"We are definitely going to make that fight", White excitedly told media members.

The plan was for Lesnar to challenge whomever won the main event whether it was Miocic or Cormier, White said.

The 40-year-old former champion will face Daniel Cormier for the UFC heavyweight belt at Madison Square Garden as the headliner of UFC 230 in November. The former UFC champion holds notable wins over fighters such as Shane Carwin Randy Couture and Frank Mir. He lost the title in 2010 to Cormier's friend and training partner Cain Velasquez.

"Yeah, you're strong, but everybody's strong." an incensed Cormier said.

"DC, I'm coming for you motherf***er!" Your days are the past, 2010.

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Lesnar didn't hesitate to get up and power his way through to Cormier, who he then roughly shoved backwards.

"Now there's a guy who I've known for a long time", he began. "[Francis] Ngannou is a piece of s--". Miocic's a piece of s-t. "Everyone in there was insane".

"I was a heavyweight for a long time, and I left the division", Cormier said.

"When Brock chose to step in the octagon with me, he's a pro wrestler". "I spent all camp knocking out my training partners, and today I got to do it in the octagon".

However, he is set to re-enter the USADA testing poll next week as he gears up for a money match-up with "champ champ" Cormier at some point in the near future.

UFC president Dana White was on hand in and ready to step in between them in case the situation escalated but both men are regarded as humble and respectful combatants. This marked Lesnar's return to MMA after an nearly five-year retirement.

Lesnar came out of a almost five-year retirement to face Mark Hunt at UFC 200 in Las Vegas.

Jones is yet to discover his fate from the US Anti-Doping Agency for testing positive for steroid Turanibol, but is now without a licence to fight after the California State Athletic Commission revoked it.

"The process has started", White confirmed. I don't know what's going to happen.

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