Introduction of Brock Lesnar
Brock Edward Lesnar is a professional American wrestler. He has also been a football player and mixed martial artist previously. As of now, he is associated with WWE. He joined WWE in 2000 and became the youngest WWE Champion at the age of 25. Since he started his career, he is the second fastest wrestler to win the WWE Championship.
|Net Worth in $||$28 million|
|Date of Birth||12 July 1977|
|Place of Birth||Webster, South Dakota, United States|
|Wife/Spouse Name||Sable (m. 2006)|
|Children||Mya Lynn Lesnar, Duke Lesnar, Luke Lesnar, Turk Lesnar|
Throughout his career, Paul Heyman has been his manager for most of his matches. ‘The best in-ring performer of all time’ is the title given to Brock Lesnar by famous wrestler John Cena.
Early Life of Brock Lesnar
On 12 July 1977 in Webster, South Dakota, Stephanie and Richard Lesnar were blessed with a son Brock Edward Lesnar. Being the middle child, Brock has two elder brothers, Chad and Troy, and a younger sister, Brandi. Brock played football when he was in high school in Webster.
In his senior years, he also took part in amateur wrestling and in his sophomore year he won the National Junior College Athletic Association heavyweight wrestling championship. Lesnar married former WWE performer Rena Greek, also known as Sable, in 2006. Turk and Duke are the two sons they have as a couple. Lesnar has two more children, Luke and Mya Lynn, from hi ex-fiancé, Nicole McClain.
Lesnar became a part of the WWE (then World Wrestling Federation) in 2000. He made a team with Shelton Benjamin and played tag team matches in the beginning. Together they won the OVW Southern Tag Team Championship thrice. Lesnar played for several years and this helped him polish and enhance more of his wrestling skills.
He fought against Bubba Ray Dudley and Rob Van Dam and won the King of the ring tournament. He took a break from his wrestling career and focused on the National Football League in 2004. For various matches, he played for Minnesota Vikings. He was also given the opportunity to play in NFL Europe, but his love for his country didn’t let him do so.
He resumed his career as a wrestler in 2012. In 2014, he defeated John Cena in the World Heavyweight Championship. Brock had a successful period with WWE and after UFC Heavyweight class, he got more opportunities to avail and gain more success.
Awards and Achievements
- Brock’s name is in Guinness Book of World Records for winning the WWE Championship at the age of 25. He is the youngest player ever to accomplish this.
- He won the PWI Wrestler of the Year award in the years 2002 and 2014.
- He won the MMA Most Valuable Fighter award for 3 consecutive years; 2008, 2009, and 2010.
- On his entire wrestling career, he won the World Champion in NJPW once, and World Champion in WWE eight times. This makes him one of the remarkable and most talented wrestlers of all time.
- With his skills enhancing day by day, Brock is one of the highly-paid wrestler in WWE.
Brock Lesnar Net Worth and Salary
Brock’s major source of earning is wrestling. Currently, he is highest-earning wrestler of WWE earning around $12 million. He charges $500,000 for appearing in a single event. This makes him amongst the richest wrestlers of today.
Brock Lesnar net worth is $28 million every year. Having many luxurious cars and living in a house at Maryfield, Saskatchewan, Canada, the value of his house is around $2.1 million. Brock enjoys his lavish life as a millionaire.
Awarded with different titles and winning WWE and other world championships, Brock is indeed one of the best wrestlers in history. One thing that he is very popular for, is his record of winning the WWE championship being the youngest wrestlers at that time.
Although he left WWE, when he rejoined in 2012, he again made his place among others and won the WWE championship for the fourth time in his career.