During ESPN’s post-show wrap-up of the historic UFC 200 event on Saturday night, ESPN analyst and former WWE broadcast team member Jonathan Coachman, former UFC title contender Chael Sonnen and ESPN reporter Brett Okamoto revealed what WWE’s Vince McMahon and Triple H thought of Lesnar’s performance against Hunt in the co-main event of the evening.
After Lesnar defeated Hunt via unanimous decision, picking up scores of 29-27 across the board, Vince McMahon offered the following statement:
“Brock is the most formidable combat athlete in the history of the country,”
For his part, Triple H offered this response:
“To come back after all this time and put on that kind of performance speaks to the once in a lifetime type of athlete that Brock is.”
Next up for Lesnar will be his pro wrestling return against Randy Orton at the WWE SummerSlam pay-per-view on August 21st at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.