[Brock Lesnar Gallery]
Article: An Overall Look At Brock Lesnar
Article: The Rise & Fall Of Brock Lesnar
Article: Superplex Heard Round the World
||July 12, 1977
Currently: Webster, South Dakota
||Divorced with Daughter
Married to Rena Mero
|Height & Weight:
||6'3" - 295 lbs
||The Next Big Thing
||The F5 aka The Verdict
Shooting Star Press (OVW)
||The Brock Lock (Sitting Leg Muffler)
The Brock Lock (Bearhug-OVW)
Knee Lift to Gut
Overhead Belly-to-Belly Suplex
Triple Non-Release Powerbomb
Running Corner Shoulderblock
||The Hardy Boyz
Rob Van Dam
The Big Show
NCAA Wrestling Champion;
OVW Southern Tag Team titles w/Shelton Benjamin;
WWE King of the Ring (2002);
WWE Undisputed title defeating The Rock (Summerslam 2002);
WWF Royal Rumble (2003);
WWE title defeating Kurt Angle (WrestleMania 19);
WWE title defeating Kurt Angle -Iron Man Match- (September 18, 2003);
(New Japan) IWGP Heavyweight title defeating Kazuyuki Fujita and Masahiro Chono (October 8, 2005);
In the Beginning
Brock Lesnar has a great Amature Wrestling background..
Ohio Valley Wrestling
Brock Lesnar started out wrestling for Jim Cornette's Ohio Valley Wrestling where he was groomed for greatness..
Brock Lesnar suffered a knee injury that kept him out of action temporarily..
Brock Lesnar formed a tag team with Shelton Benjamin called the Minnesota Stretching Crew..
February 13, 2001: The Minnesota Stretching Crew beat The Disciples of Synn (BJ Payne & Damian) for the Tag Team titles..
April 22, 2001: The Disciples of Synn defeated The Minnesota Stretching Crew to recapture the Tag Team titles..
May 15, 2001 - SD! Taping: The Minnesota Stretching Crew defeated The Disciples of Synn to reclaim the Tag Team titles..
July 14, 2001: The Minnesota Stretching Crew forfeited the titles due to an injury sustained by Shelton Benjamin..
October 2001: Brock Lesnar began wrestling dark matches at WWF Television tapings and at WWE House Shows..
October 29, 2001: The Minnesota Stretching Crew defeated Rico Constantino & The Prototype to win the vacant Tag Team titles..
November 2001: Brock Lesnar was called up to the WWE, and Shelton Benjamin was forced to remain in OVW..
World Wrestling Federation
March 18, 2002 - RAW: Brock Lesnar finally made his Television debut, with manager Paul Heyman by his side..
~~~Brock Lesnar got involved in a Hardcore title match beating up Maven, Al Snow and Spike Dudley..
March 21, 2002 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar poked his nose into a match between Hurricane & Molly, demolishing both of them..
March 25, 2002 - RAW: Brock Lesnar & Paul Heyman attacked and anialated Rikishi..
World Wrestling Entertainment - RAW
March 25, 2002 - RAW: Brock Lesnar was drafted by Ric Flair for the WWF RAW Brand.. #8
April 8, 2002 - RAW: Brock Lesnar was attacked by The Hardy Boyz, and Brock took TWO chairshots but didn't leave his feet..
April 2002: Brock Lesnar and his wife gave birth to their first child.. It's a girl!
April 21, 2002 - Backlash: Brock Lesnar destroyed Jeff Hardy and the referee stopped the match..
April 22, 2002 - RAW: Brock Lesnar destroyed the remaining Hardy brother (Matt) in the same fasion..
May 13, 2002 - RAW: The Hardy Boyz defeated Brock Lesnar in a Handicap match by Disqualification..
May 19, 2002 - Judgement Day: Brock Lesnar & Paul Heyman defeated The Hardy Boyz when Heyman pinnef Jeff!
May 27, 2002 - RAW: Brock Lesnar defeated Bubba Ray Dudley with help from Paul Heyman...
June 3, 2002 - RAW: Eddie Guerrero & Brock Lesnar defeated Rob Van Dam & Bubba Dudley..
June 10, 2002 - RAW: Brock Lesnar defeated Bubba Dudley in a King of the Ring Qualifying match..
~~~Later in the show, Lesnar helped Vince McMahon defeat Ric Flair to recapture 100% ownership of the WWE!
June 17, 2002 - RAW: Brock Lesnar defeated Booker T in a KotR Quarter Final match..
June 23, 2002 - King of the Ring: Brock Lesnar defeated Test and Rob Van Dam to become the 2002 King of the Ring!
June 24, 2002 - RAW: Rob Van Dam defeated Brock Lesnar by Disqualification when Heyman interfered..
~~~~Brock Lesnar then powerbombed RVD through the annoucers table as the show went off the air..
July 1, 2002 - RAW: Brock Lesnar gave an open challange to any 'veteran' in the locker room..
~~~Ric Flair answered the challange and put in a great effort but Brock's power was just too much for Flair..
July 15, 2002 - RAW: The Undertaker & Brock Lesnar defeated Rob Van Dam & Ric Flair (Brock attacked Taker after)..
July 21, 2002 - Vengeance: Rob Van Dam defeated Brock Lesnar by Disqualification to retain the IC Title..
July 22, 2002 - RAW: Brock Lesnar defeated Tommy Dreamer in a Singapore Cane match..
~~~After the match, Brock Lesnar was attacked by The Undertaker..
~~~Brock Lesnar later shocked GM Eric Bischoff by joining Stephanie McMahon's Smackdown! brand!
World Wrestling Entertainment - Smackdown!
July 25, 2002 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar made his presense felt quickly, interfering in a match between Mark Henry & Kurt Angle..
~~~Kurt Angle confronted Lesnar afterwards, and Lesnar informed Angle that he is the 'new top guy' on Smackdown!
~~~Brock Lesnar later interfered in a Lance Storm & Christian vs Hulk Hogan & The Rock tag title match..
August 8, 2002 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar defeated Hulk Hogan by submission and annialated Hogan after the match..
August 10, 2002 - Global Warming: The Rock defeated Brock Lesnar & Triple H in a 3-WAY to retain the Undisputed title..
August 15, 2002 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar defeated Rikishi with a little interference by Paul Heyman..
August 19, 2002 - RAW: The Rock vs Triple H is a NO CONTEST when Brock Lesnar (sitting front row) & Shawn Michaels interfers..
~~~The Rock chases Brock away and Michaels jumps over the top rope onto Triple H!
August 25, 2002 - Summerslam: Brock Lesnar defeated The Rock to become WWE Undisputed Champion!!
August 26, 2002 - RAW: Brock Lesnar (and the Undisputed Championship) become exclusive to Smackdown!
August 29, 2002 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar DESTROYS Matt Hardy (who begged GM Steph for the match!)..
September 4, 2002 - OVW "Fall Brawl": Brock Lesnar was advertised to defend the WWE Title against Doug Basham but was injured..
~~~Brock Lesnar was replaced by Chris Benoit as a treat to the OVW fans..
September 5, 2002 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar defeated Randy Orton to retain..
September 12, 2002 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar defeated Hardcore Holly in a match where tempers legitimately flared..
~~~Later Heyman & Lesnar lure the Undertaker backstage to be attacked with a steel chair!
~~~Afterwards, Brock cornered a pregnant Sara and placed his hand on her stomach to say "Life's a Bitch!"
September 19, 2002 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar defeated John Cena..
~~~Later, Brock Lesnar brawled with The Undertaker but sped away in a vehicle to escape..
World Wrestling Entertainment - vs The Undertaker
September 22, 2002 - Unforgiven: Brock Lesnar & Undertaker fought to a Double DQ in a match that pissed off many PPV customers..
September 26, 2002 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar destroys Funaki (not a match) and later busts open the Taker with a shot to the head..
October 3, 2002 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar attacks Undertaker (after his match) and breaks Taker's hand..
October 10, 2002 - Smackdown!: Paul Heyman introduced Tracy, who claimed she had an affair with the Taker for the last 3 months!
October 17, 2002 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar beat Chuck Palumbo and continued to get under Undertaker's skin using Tracy as bait..
October 20, 2002 - No Mercy: Brock Lesnar defeated The Undertaker in a bloody Hell in the Cell match!
October 26, 2002 - Rebellion: Brock Lesnar & Paul Heyman defeated Edge in a handicap match to retain the Undisputed title..
World Wrestling Entertainment - vs The Big Show
October 31, 2002 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar vs Rey Mysterio was ruled a NO CONTEST after Big Show interfers..
~~~Big Show gorilla presses Rey into the 4th row, and chokeslammed Brock through the announce table..
November 7, 2002 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar defeated Eddie Guerrero - After the match Big Show gorilla presses Brock off the stage!
November 14, 2002 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar calls out Big Show as they brawl around ringside busting eachother open..
November 17, 2002 - Survivor Series: Big Show defeated Brock Lesnar for the WWE Undisputed title with help from Paul Heyman!
November 21, 2002 - Smackdown!: Brock ignores Steph's warnings and attacks Big Show, delivering an incredible F5 on the Giant!
November 28, 2002 - Smackdown!: Brock is officially suspended by Steph but he comes back at the end of the night to attack Big Show..
~~~Brock manages to F5 the Big Show through the announce table, but is arrested by police afterwards!
World Wrestling Entertainment - vs Kurt Angle
December 12, 2002 - Smackdown!: Kurt Angle promises to get Brock's suspension lifted if he helps him beat Big Show at Armageddon..
December 19, 2002 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar destroys Shannon Moore in his first match back since his suspension..
January 2, 2003 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar defeated Matt Hardy and accepts a match with Big Show at Royal Rumble..
January 9, 2003 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar defeated Albert..
January 16, 2003 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar & Rey Mysterio defeat Big Show & A-Train w/Paul Heyman in less than a minute!
January 19, 2003 - Royal Rumble: Brock Lesnar defeated Big Show to win a spot in the Royal Rumble match..
~~~Brock goes on to enter the Rumble at #29 and wins the match to earn a title shot at Wrestlemania X-9!
February 1, 2003 - Live Event: Brock Lesnar was scheduled to face RAW World champion Triple H, but HHH showed up injured..
~~~Brock instead defeated Charlie Haas, Shelton Benjamin and then Kurt Angle by DQ finish..
February 2, 2003 - Live Event: Brock Lesnar takes on Batista for the first time in the WWE, defeating him..
February 13, 2003 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar defeated John Cena..
February 20, 2003 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar defeated Charlie Haas, then Shelton Benjamin to get a match with Kurt Angle..
~~~Brock Lesnar defeated Kurt Angle by DQ when Team Angle jumps in and attacks Brock - Edge & Benoit make the save..
February 23, 2002 - No Way Out: Brock Lesnar & Chris Benoit defeat Kurt Angle & Team Angle in a handicap match..
February 27, 2003 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar defeated Team Angle - Brock chooses to face Paul Heyman in a steel cage next week!
March 6, 2003 - Smackdown!: Brock defeated Paul Heyman in a Steel Cage match despite interference by Kurt Angle & Team Angle..
~~~As a special stipulation, Brock Lesnar will get an early WWE title shot at Kurt Angle next week live on Smackdown!
March 13, 2003 - Smackdown!: Kurt Angle defeated Brock Lesnar to retain the WWE title, after pulling a switcheroo with Eric Angle!!
~~~The match was only a few seconds, and Kurt took no bumps, Eric got beaten up in his place, Brock anialates Eric after..
March 15, 2003 - House Show: The Rock defeated Brock Lesnar in their first match since Brock beat Rock for the WWE title..
March 20, 2003 - Smackdown!: Brock charges the Angle brothers, but Kurt breaks a crutch over Brock's back!
March 27, 2003 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar & Kurt Angle have a face-to-face encounter backstage to turn up the heat on their feud..
~~~At the end of the night, Brock Lesnar was brawling with John Cena, and Kurt Angle came in and broke a 2X4 over Brock's back!
March 30, 2003 - Wrestlemania 19: Brock Lesnar defeated Kurt Angle in a brutally fought match to win the WWE title..
~~~Brock Lesnar botched a Shooting Star Press at the end of the match and was visibly "messed up", bleeding from the nose..
~~~Spent the night in the hospital and "FALSE" rumors circulated around the net that Brock had DIED due to a brain hemerage..
World Wrestling Entertainment - WWE Champion
April 10, 2003 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar defeated Matt Hardy in a non-title match with ease..
April 24, 2003 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar defeated A-Train after John Cena attacks Brock and hits a massive Death Valley Driver!
April 27, 2003 - Backlash: Brock Lesnar defeated John Cena to retain the WWE title in a great match..
May 1, 2003 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar calls out Big Show and challanges him to a match at Judgment Day..
May 18, 2003 - Judgment Day: Brock Lesnar defeated the Big Show in a stretcher match with help from a FORK LIFT!
May 29, 2003 - Smackdown!: Big Show/Chuck Palumbo/Johnny Stamboli beat Brock Lesnar/Undertaker in a special Handicap match..
June 12, 2003 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar vs Big Show ended when Brock Lesnar superplexed Big Show and the ring collapsed..
June 19, 2003 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar vs Big Show rematch ended when Haas/Benjamin, Kurt Angle & Mr America interfered..
June 20, 2003: Brock is injured when his leg slipped as he stepped onto a boat, and hit the propeller, causing a 4" gash in his shin..
June 26, 2003 - Smackdown!: The Big Show / Shelton Benjamin / Charlie Haas defeated Brock Lesnar / Kurt Angle / Mr America..
July 10, 2003 - Smackdown!: The Big Show / Shelton Benjamin / Charlie Haas defeated Brock Lesnar in a FCA handicap match..
~~~The Big Show chokeslammed Brock Lesnar off the ringsteps through the announce table to get the pin!
July 24, 2003 - Smackdown!: The Big Show/Shelton Benjamin/Charlie Haas defeated Brock Lesnar/Kurt Angle/Zack Gowan..
July 27, 2003 - Vengeance: Kurt Angle defeated Brock Lesnar & The Big Show to recapture the WWE championship!
July 31, 2003 - Smackdown!: Kurt Angle & Brock Lesnar beat The Big Show & A-Train, but after the match, Brock F5'd his partner!
World Wrestling Entertainment - Heel Turn
August 14, 2003 - Smackdown!: Spanky beats Brock Lesnar by DQ when Brock demolished him with a steel chair!
August 21, 2003 - Smackdown!: Zack Gowan beats Brock Lesnar by DQ when Brock breaks Zack Gowan's leg in two places...
August 24, 2003 - Summerslam: Kurt Angle defeated Brock Lesnar by tap out to retain the WWE title!
August 28, 2003 - Smackdown!: The Undertaker defeated The Big Show & Brock Lesnar in a #1 Contenders match..
September 4, 2003 - Smackdown!: Kurt Angle vs The Undertaker went to a NO CONEST after Brock Lesnar attacked both of them..
~~~Later on, in an attempt to impress Vince McMahon, Brock Lesnar tossed Zach Gowan down a flight of stairs..
September 11, 2003 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar vs Steph McMahon didn't happen, as Kurt Angle saved Steph from a ringpost F5..
September 13, 2003 - Live Event: Kurt Angle defeated Brock Lesnar by submission in a 40 minute tune-up match..
September 14, 2003 - Live Event: Kurt Angle defeated Brock Lesnar in another tune-up match, but Brock Lesnar injured his knee!
September 18, 2003 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar defeated Kurt Angle in a "60 Minute Iron Man" match to win the WWE title! (5-4)
October 2, 2003 - Smackdown!: John Cena & Brock Lesnar beat Kurt Angle & Undertaker when Cena knocked Angle out with a chain!
October 9, 2003 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar beat Paul London in a "tryout" match set up by Vince McMahon to humiliate London..
October 19, 2003 - No Mercy: Brock Lesnar defeated The Undertaker in a "Biker Chain" match with help from.. Vince McMahon!
October 23, 2003 - Smackdown!: The Undertaker beat Big Show & Brock Lesnar to win the right to name a match, place, & opponent..
October 30, 2003 - Smackdown!: The APA defeated Brock Lesnar & The Big Show when Brock demolished Farooq's knee with a chair!
November 6, 2003 - Smackdown!: Kurt Angle & Chris Benoit vs Brock Lesnar/A-Train/Matt Morgan/Nathan Jones (NO CONTEST)..
November 13, 2003 - Smackdown!: Chris Benoit & John Cena defeated Brock Lesnar & The Big Show to lead into Survivor Series..
November 16, 2003 - Survivor Series: Team Angle defeated Team Lesnar with Chris Benoit & John Cena coming out as Survivors!
November 27, 2003 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar (and his Giant goons) attack the co-winners of the #1 Contenders Battle Royal..
December 4, 2003 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar defeated Chris Benoit with a freaky new submission move which bent Benoit in half!
December 11, 2003 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar defeated Rey Mysterio in a non-title match in Mysterio's hometown (family present)..
December 18, 2003 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar picked Shannon Moore's name out of a tumbler and squashed him in a Title match..
~~~After the match, Brock Lensar revealed that the TUMBLER was full of balls with "Shannon Moore" written on them..
World Wrestling Entertainment - 2004
January 15, 2004 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar stayed close to Big Show, who had a 50-foot restraining order played on Bob Holly!
January 22, 2004 - Smackdown!: Chris Benoit & John Cena managed to defeat Rhyno & Matt Morgan & Big Show & Brock Lesnar!
~~~When Big Show was locked in his dressing room, Hardcore Holly showed up and chased Brock Lesnar out of the arena!
January 25, 2004 - Royal Rumble: Brock Lesnar defeated Hardcore Holly in about 6-minutes to retain the WWE title..
~~~Later on, Brock Lesnar ran into the Royal Rumble and F5'd Bill Goldberg, resulting in his elimination by Kurt Angle!
January 29, 2004 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar issued an open challenge, and promptly squashed Orlando Jordan!
February 5, 2004 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar & Eddie Guerrero had a confrontation and a brief brawl before Lesnar retreated..
February 12, 2004 - Smackdown!: Eddie Guerrero & John Cena defeated Brock Lesnar & Big Show when Eddy pinned Brock!!!!!
February 15, 2004 - No Way Out: Eddie Guerrero defeated Brock Lesnar after interference from Bill Goldberg to win the WWE title!!!!
February 2004: Brock Lesnar, upset with the WWE travelling schedule, purchases a $400,000 plane with money from his own pocket..
February 23, 2004 - RAW: Brock Lesnar showed up and attacked ref Steve Austin during the Vince McMahon vs Eric Bischoff fight!
February 19, 2004 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar drops to his knees and begs Vince McMahon to book him in a match with Goldberg!!!
March 4, 2004 - Smackdown!: Brock Lesnar kicks off the show driving Steve Austin's four-wheeler (stolen at RAW) to the ring!
~~~Brock Lesnar went on to defeat Hardcore Holly, and then celebrate with a couple beers like Steve Austin does..
March 9, 2004: Brock Lesnar QUIT WWE right after the Smackdown! tapings in Atlantic City, NJ, but will wrestle at Wrestlemania!
March 11, 2004 - Smackdown!: Steve Austin showed up and got into a fight with Lesnar and took back his four-wheeler!
March 14, 2004 - Wrestlemania XX: Bill Goldberg defeated Brock Lesnar with Stone Cold Steve Austin as guest referee..
~~~After the match, Steve Austin STUNNED both Goldberg & Lesnar, who are both departing the WWE after Wrestlemania!
Full Disciption of Brock Lesnar's NFL "Career"
Brock Lesnar will be holding an open workout on 5/18 in Phoenix for NFL scouts..
April 18, 2004: The St. Paul Pioneer Press reported that Brock Lesnar's motorcycle collided with a minivan near Minneapolis..
~~~The minivan pulled out in front of him and he collided with it..
~~~He was taken to the hospital with glass removed from his forehead and needed stitches. He was then released.
July 27, 2004: The Minnesota Vikings offer Brock Lesnar a contract provided he passes the team physical (St. Paul Pioneer Press)..
August 30, 2004: Brock Lesnar was cut from the practice squad of the NFL's Minnesoda Vikings..
January 6, 2005: Brock Lesnar announced in Japan that he and Rena Mero would be getting married in the spring in Palao Island..
~~~The Palao Island is a tropical island known in Japan as "Inoki island"..
January 4, 2005--New Japan Pro Wrestling: Brock Lesnar, Rena Mero & Brad Rheingans were introduced as guests by Antonio Inoki..
February 7, 2005: Brock Lesnar filed a lawsuit against the WWE trying to get out of hisno-compete clause that ends in January 2010..
July 2005: Brock Lesnar entered into negotiations with Vince McMahon to resign with World Wrestling Entertainment....
New Japan Pro Wrestling
September 13, 2005: Masahiro Chono announced that Brock Lesnar would be coming to NJPW for the 10/8 show at the Tokyo Dome..
October 8, 2005--NJPW PPV: Brock Lesnar defeated Kazuyuki Fujita and Masahiro Chono in a 3-WAY to win the IWGP Title..
~~~Lesnar gave both guys F5s, which have been renamed to "The Verdict" which only rubs "the verdict" in WWE's face..
December 6, 2005: WWE filed for a temporary restraining order attempting to block Brock Lesnar from wrestling in New Japan..
December 10, 2005--NJPW: Brock Lesnar defeated Manabu Nakanishi to retain the IWGP Heavyweight title..
December 11, 2005--NJPW: Brock Lesnar defeated Yuji Nagata with the Verdict (F5) to retain the IWGP Heavyweight title!
December 30, 2005: WWE withdrew its attempt to prevent Brock Lesnar from appearing on the 1/4 Tokyo Dome show..
April 24, 2006: Brock Lesnar and WWE reached an agreement to settle the non-compete lawsuit filed by Lesnar..
~~~It is reported that Lesnar will not be able to work for TNA, but is instead interested in getting into MMA..
May 4, 2006--NJPW: Brock Lesnar defeated Giant Bernard (A-Train) to retain the IWGP Heavyweight Title in Fukuoka.....
July 15, 2006: Brock Lesnar quit New Japan after a disagreement with management and there will be a Tournament for the IWGP title..