Brock Lesnar is officially returning to UFC to fight at the milestone UFC 200 event on July 9 in Las Vegas.
UFC announced Lesnar for the UFC 200 PPV during Saturday night’s UFC 199 fight card. (Read Full Coverage & see the new UFC 200 trailer.)
UFC is not listing an opponent yet for Lesnar. The announcement is expected soon to begin building to Lesnar’s return.
Lesnar retired from UFC after his last fight in December 2011. He then trained for a potential UFC return last year, but decided to re-sign with WWE.
At the time in March 2015, Lesnar said that he was officially retired from UFC. But, apparently the itch needed to be scratched and he’s returning to UFC while in-between WWE stints.
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