Megastar was made to lose to Brock Lesnar so he would “get his win again”

491
SHARES
1.4k
VIEWS


Brock Lesnar is likely one of the most dominant males within the historical past of WWE. He dominated not simply the world of sports activities leisure but in addition newbie wrestling and Blended Martial Arts. Nonetheless, his superb run within the UFC was mired by his loss to Cain Velasquez. When Velasquez joined WWE, he shortly misplaced to Lesnar, reportedly so The Beast Incarnate might get his win again.

Cain Velasquez defeated Brock Lesnar at UFC 121 to turn out to be the Heavyweight Champion. He joined WWE in 2019 and entered right into a feud along with his rival Brock Lesnar. The 2 had a match at WWE Crown Jewel in 2019, and Velasquez was launched shortly after his match.

Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer E-newsletter has revealed that Velasquez was introduced in for a match primarily for a similar motive Logan Paul was introduced in to face Roman Reigns at Crown Jewel subsequent month. It’s a part of Saudi Arabia’s coverage to usher in prime sports activities stars to compete.

”There will likely be those that don’t like Paul principal eventing a PPV in a title match in solely his third match, however it’s actually no completely different from Velasquez with Lesnar aside from Velasquez being a former UFC champion who beat Lesnar within the Octagon and in its personal method, it was additionally accomplished for Lesnar to ‘get his win again.’ And there was a real-life sports activities story even when the match ended up as an entire dud,” famous Meltzer.


Comparisons between Cain Velasquez vs Brock Lesnar and Logan Paul vs Roman Reigns

The report acknowledged that the first motive for bringing Logan Paul in to have a match in opposition to Roman Reigns is as a result of he’s thought of a significant star in Saudi Arabia. Meltzer revealed that the federal government pays ‘good cash’ to have huge names seem on reveals:

”Most likely the important thing to the Saudi Arabian reveals is the time period ‘sportswashing,’ that will get thrown round. The federal government pays ridiculous cash to get excessive profile athletes to seem underneath their auspices with the thought it offers the nation good publicity to counter damaging publicity they might be getting within the media.”

Logan Paul has solely had two matches in WWE up to now. Whereas he has been counseled for his in-ring prowess, many followers felt it was a bit too early handy him a title shot in opposition to Roman Reigns.


Why does not Finn Balor flip into the demon anymore? A former WWE author explains right here


LIVE POLL

Q. Will Logan Paul vs Roman Reigns be higher than Cain Velasquez vs Brock Lesnar?

Edited by Rahul Madurawe

Feedback