Next Big Thing

Aug. 25, 2002

Thanks to his King of the Ring victory, Lesnar earns the opportunity to face The Rock for the Undisputed WWE Championship at SummerSlam 2002. The battle — dubbed “Rock vs. Brock” — is The Great One’s chance to put a stop to Lesnar’s overwhelming momentum. However, the Minnesota powerhouse proves his dominance and defeats The Rock to become the youngest WWE Champion in history.



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