Brock Lesnar found his UFC 200 Opponent..

Over the weekend UFC Ariel Helwani announced Brock Lesnar will return for UFC 200.

Today, his opponent has been revealed on ESPN, and the announcement does not disappoint. The WWE superstar will face off against the Super Samoan Mark Hunt.

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 07:  (R-L) Mark Hunt elbows Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva in their heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre on December 7, 2013 in Brisbane, Australia. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

As for why Hunt got the fight, Lesnar revealed it was the UFC’s choice, and he was happy to accept.

“I never turned down a fight,” he said during the interview with ESPN. “If Dana White called me and said you have opponent XYZ, who do you want? He never gave me those options. ‘This is the guy we want you to face’, I said great, that’s what I’m going to do.”

He will face Hunt in the new co-main event at UFC 200, which also features three title fights on the main card.

Who takes it?



About the Author:

TeamEverlast. The #TeamEverlast Squad is a team of storytellers who are passionate about the world of boxing and MMA. We’re also a group of fitness enthusiasts.. yeah, we work out… That’s why we provide workouts, tell you about the latest trends in fitness, and share industry nutrition advice. Our goal is to give our readers all the latest and greatest in fight sports news, workouts, and occasionally gossip about your favorite athletes… Just keep in mind, the squad’s opinions and stances do not reflect the opinions of Everlast Worldwide… just us.. and well, anyone else who also happens to be right..