During a segment on this evening’s edition of ESPN Sportscenter, WWE World Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar was interviewed by ESPN anchor Michelle Beadle about WrestleMania 31 this Sunday and his future with the company. Lesnar had the following to say, which was posted by the WWE on Twitter:
“I’m here to say my legacy in The Octagon is over … I re-signed last night with @WWE.” – @BrockLesnar @SportsCenter”
Triple H also posted the following on Twitter about Lesnar re-signing with WWE:
“.@BrockLesnar is a global attraction. Happy to have him re-sign a multi-year contract with @WWE. @espn @MichelleDBeadle
Lesnar and WWE had been at a impasse in the last month over negotiations for a new contract and there was speculation that Lesnar would go back to the UFC.