“I need to wrestle with Brock within the WWE” – former UFC Heavyweight and Mild Heavyweight Champion Daniel Cormier on a possible showdown with the Beast Incarnate.
Daniel Cormier just lately pulled the curtains on his UFC profession after a UFC Heavyweight title conflict towards Stipe Miocic in the primary occasion of UFC 252. He lasted all 5 rounds however didn’t win the final match of his profession. Cormier nonetheless, has no plans of avenging the loss. He has had a superb profession in MMA and he has maintained that he’s accomplished with the game. In addition to, he appears to have his eyes on another person on one other area altogether.
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Talking with Ariel Helwani, Cormier opened up on the potential of going nose to nose with Brock Lesnar. The previous UFC Champ-Champ, laid out a problem for the Beast Incarnate at Wrestlemania. Not the upcoming one nonetheless, however Wrestlemania 38, which he believes will give them sufficient time to construct the feud.
“I need to wrestle with Brock within the WWE” – Daniel Cormier
“I’m accomplished, I need to wrestle with Brock within the WWE, that’s the place I need to battle Brock,” Cormier mentioned. “I need to battle him on his phrases. You realize, two outdated guys within the UFC Octagon going at it, 43-41-year-old guys appear enjoyable, boy, me and Brock at WrestleMania that will be time.”
Cormier joked that he would have Helwani ringside, to which Helwani responded by saying he might maintain Heyman.
Cormier said that the story writes itself due to their historical past however needed a 12 months to correctly construct the feud.
“I don’t know if the construct simmers sufficient for me, I need a 12 months, not less than 12 months of a construct earlier than I get locked..…[there].”
— Jed I. Goodman (@jedigoodman) September 7, 2020
The UFC have lengthy tried to guide a battle between Cormier and Lesnar. The 2 infamously acquired right into a scuffle after Cormier’s Heavyweight title win over Miocic at UFC 226 again in 2018. The bout by no means occurred following Lesnar’s retirement.
The WWE have expressed curiosity in bringing Cormier to the promotion. Nevertheless, reviews counsel that the WWE need him on commentary. It is going to be attention-grabbing to see if he will get signed as an in-ring performer as properly.
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