Despite the storyline mystery over why Brock Lesnar was absent from Raw this week, Paul Heyman has confirmed The Beast will be appearing this weekend at a live event.
Heyman tweeted, “The reigning defending undisputed
@WWE #UniversalChampion @BrockLesnar and I fully intend to honor our contractual obligations and therefore will indeed appear LIVE at the @UnitedCenter this Saturday night in #Chicago.”
There’s been tons of speculation over why Brock was absent from Raw, but our sources have remained tight lipped. Based on WWE playing it up so heavily though, the whole thing seems to have been part of the storyline build to his upcoming WrestleMania match against Roman Reigns.
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