Former UFC heavyweight champion and present WWE headliner Brock Lesnar has develop into the most recent high-profile wrestler to be accused of alleged inappropriate conduct towards a feminine colleague, courting again to his heyday in sports activities entrainment.
“He confirmed his penis to me and referred to as my identify as I used to be strolling previous the place he was within the dressing room and opened his towel so I may see his manly bits,” retired wrestler Terri Runnels informed Kee on Sports activities (transcribed by Yahoo). “I might have a lot somewhat him not be so disrespectful of a feminine that’s been on this enterprise for so long as I’ve been.”
Runnels was one in every of a number of ladies honored for his or her contributions to the trade in a particular WWE ceremony again in 2018 and is maybe finest recognized for her roles in Fairly Imply Sisters (P.M.S.) and Extra, in addition to her personal Terri Invitational Event.
Lesnar has but to remark.
“People are liable for their very own private actions,” WWE wrote in response to the allegations. “WWE has zero tolerance for issues involving home violence, baby abuse, and sexual assault. Upon arrest for such misconduct, a WWE expertise can be instantly suspended. Upon conviction for such misconduct, a WWE expertise can be instantly terminated.”
Lesnar, 42, left WWE again in 2004 to pursue an NFL profession with Minnesota Vikings however did not make the lower. The NCAA Division-1 nationwide champion ultimately moved on to MMA, the place he put collectively a 4-3 (1 NC) report for UFC, capturing the heavyweight crown alongside the best way.
Lesnar made his WWE return in early 2012.