WWE fans in London may be in for a treat as the latest report has revealed Brock Lesnar’s status for WWE Money in the Bank 2023 event.
As per a report from WRKD Wrestling, Brock Lesnar is set to appear at Money in the Bank event in London on July 1. Lesnar is not scheduled for a match at the event but is expected to take his rivalry with Cody Rhodes forward.
Cody Rhodes and Brock Lesnar have been feuding since the fallout of WrestleMania 39. Lesnar attacked Rhodes on RAW after WrestleMania episode. They have had two matches since then. Cody defeated Lesnar at Backlash 2023 event by countering a Kimura Lock into a pinfall.
Brock Lesnar is expected to appear at Money In The Bank to set up a third, gimmick match with Cody Rhodes at SummerSlam. pic.twitter.com/myLk065Rux— WRKD Wrestling (@WRKDWrestling) June 30, 2023
The nature of the win enraged Lesnar, who once again attacked Cody to cost match in World Heavyweight Championship tournament. This led to a rematch between them at Night of Champions, where Lesnar did not allow Cody to counter Kimura Lock and put him to sleep to get the win.
WRKD Wrestling’s report mentions that Lesnar’s MITB appearance will set up a third gimmick match against Cody. The third bout is long rumored to take place at SummerSlam this year. The match is said to feature a stipulation that has not been used in WWE in a long time.
WWE SummerSlam is set for August 5, 2023, at Ford Field in Detroit, MI. No matches are officially announced for the show as of now.
Brock Lesnar is not the only one rumored to be a surprise at Money in the Bank. Randy Orton is another name rumored to be returning in London. Keep tuned in for the latest updates.