Confirming a previous rumor that broke during tonight’s (Sat., June 4, 2016) UFC 199 from The Forum in Inglewood, California, former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar will be making a surprise return to the Octagon in the co-main event of July 9’s UFC 200 from Las Vegas.
While Lesnar’s opponent is currently unknown, he will join the already-packed UFC 200 card, which features the awaited light heavyweight title unification rematch between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier, an interim featherweight championship between Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar, a women’s bantamweight championship bout between Miesha Tate and Amanda Nunes, and a heavyweight fight between former champion Cain Velasquez and Travis Browne.
The UFC just released an incredible promo video for the groundbreaking card on Twitter. Check it out right here:
— #UFC199 (@ufc) June 5, 2016