Brock Lesnar is a dangerous wrestler. He’s been thrashing other wrestlers for 20 years in WWE. He performed some truly scary things, such as injuring The Undertaker in a cage fight and causing Randy Orton to bleed a lot.
The ending of the Brock Lesnar and Randy Orton match at SummerSlam 2016 was very intense. WWE took advantage of Lesnar’s victory in UFC 200 against Mark Hunt by having him hit Orton’s head hard with his elbow, causing a deep cut.
Brock Lesnar made Randy Orton bleed
Lesnar and Orton knew what was going to happen in the match before it started. Vince McMahon and Triple H were also aware. However, the other wrestlers and fans didn’t know. When Lesnar hit Orton’s forehead with his elbows, many people thought it wasn’t planned because it looked intense.
Brock Lesnar vs Randy Orton was the main event of Summerslam 2016. WWE made a really good video package for the match. However, the match itself was too quick and ended with Orton getting injured and bleeding at the end.
People who saw the match live might remember being scared when they saw Orton bleeding and the ring turning red. The way the match ended caused a disagreement between Lesnar and a former WWE star behind the scenes.
Chris Jericho confronted Lesnar after the match
There were reports that Lesnar and Chris Jericho had a serious argument backstage after the show. Vince McMahon had to step in to calm things down. Chris Jericho and others didn’t know the planned outcome of the match and confronted Lesnar. It was Randy Orton who had to explain to his friend that the match’s ending was always part of the plan.
Orton had to take a couple of weeks off from wrestling after suffering a concussion from Lesnar. Meanwhile, Lesnar continued to win and show his strength.