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Brock Lesnar's Net Worth

Net Worth:$22 Million
Age:41
Born:July 12, 1977
Country of Origin:United States of America
Source of Wealth:Professional MMA Fighter
Last Updated:2018

Brock Edward Lesnar is a popular American wrestler and American football player from Webster. Lesnar is signed with the WWE and is the WWE Universal Champion, as of June 2017.

He joined the WWE in 2000 and is known for his record of becoming the youngest WWE Champion at the age of 25. Lesnar is also the second fastest wrestler to have won the championship since his debut.

As of 2018, Brock Lesnar’s net worth is estimated to be $22 million dollars.

 

Early Life

Brock Lesnar was born in Webster, South Dakota on the 12th of July, 1977. His parents are Ricard and Stephanie Lesnar, who were owners of a dairy farm. The parents had three sons, Brock was the youngest one.

Lesnar attended Webster High School, where he played college football. Throughout his senior year, he also competed in amateur wrestling. During his sophomore year, Lesnar won the National Junior College Athletic Association heavyweight wrestling championship.

 

Career

Brock Lesnar officially signed in with the World Wrestling Federation in 2000. Lesnar initially fought in tag team matches after forming a team with Shelton Benjamin. They later won the OVW Southern Tag Team Championship three times.

Lesnar’s skills developed, and a few years later, he successfully won the King of the Ring tournament after defeating Bubba Ray Dudley and Rob Van Dam. Lesnar defeated WWE as the champion nicknamed “The Rock“. He became the youngest WWE Champion ever, at just 25 years old.

He put his career on hold in 2004, where he decided to pursue his career in the National Football League. Lesnar played for the team Minnesota Vikings for several preseason games. He later was invited to play in ‘NFL Europe’ but he declined as he didn’t wish to leave his country.

In 2006, Lesnar announced his desire to join the K-1’s mixed martial arts league after which he trained with the Minnesota Martial Arts Academy. Later, he defended the title from many wrestlers, but fell ill for a long time.In 2012, he made his return to the WWE.

Lesnar was looking forward to facing John Cena for the World Heavyweight Championship in 2014. The match resulted in a victory for Lesnar and in 2017, he won the WWE Universal Championship after defeating Bill Goldberg.

Brock Lesnar is the first man in the history to have won both the WWE Championship and WWE Universal Championship.After leaving WWE, Lesnar entered the UFC Heavyweight class, where he’s had great success thus far.

As of 2018, Brock Lesnar’s net worth is $22 million dollars.

 

Highlights

Here are some of the best highlights of Brock Lesnar’s career:

  • Ohio Valley Wrestling (2000)
  • WWE Champion (2002)
  • Japanese Promotion (2005)
  • Returned to WWE (2012)
  • WWE World Heavyweight Champion (2014)
  • Suplex City (2015)
  • Universial Champion (2017)

 

Favorite Quotes from Brock Lesnar

“Stay open-minded; stay focused. Train hard and train smart.  Work on everything: become a well-rounded fighter – don’t just be good at one thing; be good at everything.” – Brock Lesnar 

“I felt like I was cheated out of my career in the UFC. In my mind and in my heart, I never lost to a foe. I never lost to an opponent. I lost to diverticulitis. That was the opponent that beat me. A lot of other people might have other thoughts about that.” – Brock Lesnar 

“Success is a combination of Effort, Talent and Hard Work .there’s got to be hard work and mental toughness. It’s not just one thing that gets you there, it’s an accumulation of things. Back in the day, I was a Royce Gracie fan and a fan of Tank Abbott. It’s always the different-looking guys that you want to root for.” – Brock Lesnar

“I was a true wrestler. Was a Division I national champion. Came into the business wanting one thing and one thing only, and that was to be the champion, and I wasn’t going to let anybody stand in my way. I think there was one guy that had a problem with that, and that was Undertaker.” – Brock Lesnar 

“A guy that I was supposed to face – and I think that he was just plain downright scared to get in the ring with me because he was one of those guys that were on top and saw a huge threat in Brock Lesnar at the time – that’s ‘Stone Cold’ Steve Austin.” – Brock Lesnar 

“It’s a mental thing, too, not only physical – you have to stay mentally sharp and stay focused on the task in front of you.” – Brock Lesnar 

View our collection of the best Brock Lesnar quotes!

 

Summary

After returning WWE in 2012, Lesnar has won his fourth WWE Championship and the WWE Universal Championship. Brock Lesnar has won multiple titles and is known for being one of the best wrestlers in the history. Lesnar is known for his record of becoming the youngest WWE Champion at the age of 25.

As of 2018, Brock Lesnar’s net worth is estimated to be $22 million dollars.

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Emmy Wallin is a writer for Wealthy Gorilla. She is a young Swedish girl from Uppsala, who is currently traveling around the world. Emmy has a big passion for helping others and motivating people.

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