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Brock Lesnar on UFC return: I'm not doing this for fans; this is all about me

One week ago, Paul Heyman released an interview he did with Brock Lesnar promoting his return to the UFC next month in Las Vegas. They didn't cover much new ground there and they don't cover much new ground in the follow up here either. It's mostly just Brock making it clear that he isn't doing a damn thing for a single fan out there.

It's all about The Beast, baby.

"I don't think I have anything to prove at all. I've been an athlete. I've accomplished a lot of great things. I feel very fortunate that I'm 38 years old, I work for the WWE, and I can step foot back into the Octagon again for the UFC. How many people can do that? I'm one in a million. How many people can pull it off? One in a million, and you're looking at him.

"I'm not here to compare myself to anybody else, I'm not here to prove anything. If there's anything for me out of this, somewhere deep down in my soul do I want to extinguish some bad feelings or. The last two times I was in the Octagon weren't in my favor... I think as an athlete everybody goes through that but unfortunately for me I really feel like I got beat by diverticulitis. My number one objective is to get in and prove to myself... I'm not proving it to anybody else.

"I'm not doing this for fans. I mean, if there are fans that are excited that I'm getting back in the Octagon, great. But I'm not doing it for them. I'm doing this for me. This is for me. If by chance two million people want to tune in for me to enjoy myself on July 9 so be it. That's great, that's really good, and I appreciate that. But this is... I'm not going to change. This is all about me. I'm sorry. This is all about me. And why should it be about anybody else? This is about me and what I want to do.

"I'm not faking it. I don't have to sit here and fake and tell the world that I feel good, or that I feel better than I've ever felt before. I can't say that, I don't remember what I used to... I know what feeling like shit feels like. I don't feel that way, so. I'm excited, very excited."

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