Brock Lesnar Says He Retired After WrestleMania 36 In 2020

Brock Lesnar Says He Retired After WrestleMania 36 In 2020 WWE

Brock Lesnar has revealed that he had actually retired following his match at WrestleMania 36 in 2020.

In the main event of WrestleMania 36 Night 2, Drew McIntyre pinned Brock Lesnar for the WWE Championship.

Speaking on the Michael Kay Show, Lesnar stated that he felt his story had come full circle following this bout.

Lesnar noted:

“When I was younger I thought, I wanna retire when I’m 40. I actually retired when COVID hit and my contract was up in 2020. Full circle Brock Lesnar story, I had my first wrestling match in Minnesota was in a garage with no people. 20 years later, had a WWE Title match at WrestleMania in a warehouse in front of no people. 20 years, full circle. I was like ‘I’m out.'”

Lesnar returned to WWE in the final moments of SummerSlam 2021, confronting Universal Champion Roman Reigns. When asked what brought him out of retirement, Lesnar said “Cha-ching!”

The Beast is set to face the Tribal Chief in a WWE vs Universal Title Winner Takes All match at WrestleMania 38.

You can view the announced card for WrestleMania Saturday at this link, and the current line-up for WrestleMania Sunday at this link.

Transcription via F4WOnline

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