Brock Lesnar is a professional wrestler from the United States. He was a mixed martial artist and in 2004 he joined the national football team “Minnesota Vikings” as one of their defensive tacklers but was cut before the season start. Let’s find out more about how much is Brock Lesnar’s net worth in 2018.
Brock Lesnar Early Life
Brock Edward Lesnar was born on July 12, 1977 in Webster city in South Dakota, United States. His father Richard Lesnar ran his own dairy farm, and his mother’s name is Stephanie Lesnar. Brock Lesnar has 1 sister and 2 brothers, Brandi Nichol Lesnar, Chad Lesnar and Troy Lesnar.
Brock Lesnar was mostly grown and raised in his hometown. He finished his schooling from the Webster High School. Brock Lesnar attended the Bismarck State College and got a scholarship and transferred to the University of Minnesota. At high school, he competed in wrestling and played football. Brock Lesnar won the National Junior College Athletic Association wrestling championship at his college.
Brock Lesnar has been married to the model and actress Sable since 2006. Sable is also a retired wrestler. Brock and Sable gave birth to 2 sons together, Turk Lesnar and Duke Lesnar. Sable was first with Wayne Richardson Sable, and they have a daughter together, her name is Mariah Richardson and currently Brock Lesnar is her stepfather. Brock Lesnar was previously engaged to Nicole McClain and together they have twins, daughter Mya Lynn Lesnar and son Luke Lesnar.
Brock Lesnar Career, Awards & Achievement
After his college wrestling wins, Brock Lesnar joined the World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. and went to the Ohio Valley Wrestling. He and Shelton Benjamin won the OVW Southern Tag Team Championship 3 times. His first WWF appearance was in 2002 in an episode of “WWE Raw”. Brock Lesnar won the 2002 King of the Ring, where he defeated Bubba Ray Dudley, Booker T, Test and Rob Van Dam.
Brock Lesnar’s recent wrestling career news is winning the WrestleMania 33 by defeating Bill Goldberg, and he defeated the titled several times at several occasions. Paul Heyman and Brock Lesnar said that they are leaving the WWE, but they didn’t.
For Brock Lesnar’s mixed martial arts career, it began at “Hero’s” and he won his debut match against Kim Min-soo. Later, he joined the Ultimate Fighting Championship organization, and he won the 2008 UFC Heavyweight Championship by beating Randy Couture. In 2011, Brock Lesnar retired from the mixed martial arts, rejoined in 2016 and retired again in 2017.
Awards & Achievements
Brock Lesnar received many awards throughout his career in wrestling and in mixed martial arts. He won 2 Pro Wrestling Illustrated Awards for Wrestler of the Year (2003, 2014), Pro Wrestling Illustrated Award for Match of the Year (VS Kurt Angle), 2 Pro Wrestling Illustrated Awards for Feud of the Year (VS Kurt Angle, VS The Undertaker), Pro Wrestling Illustrated Award for Most Improved Wrestler of the Year (2002), Slammy Award for The OMG Shocking Moment of the Year (VS The Undertaker) and many others.
Net Worth of Brock Lesnar
The estimated net worth of the professional wrestler Brock Lesnar is $25 million. He made his millions from the wrestling performances he gives and from the mixed martial arts career that he has been in and out. Brock Lesnar’s most recent known contract with the WWE contained $5 million. Information tells that he might be the highest earned wrestler in those recent years.
Brock Lesnar is one of the most loved professional wrestlers. He began wrestling in school, followed by college and then in professional wrestling. Brock Lesnar has been into mixed martial arts 2 times and retired 2 times of it. Brock Lesnar is married to Sable and they are happily living together in Canada with their children.