Lio Rush Retires From Wrestling, Brock Lesnar NOT Returning WWE SummerSlam 2021 (VIDEO)

Andy H. Murray & Adam Wilbourn on Lio Rush's retirement, Brock Lesnar SummerSlam plans & more!

Join WhatCulture's Andy H. Murray and Adam Wilbourn as they bring you Wednesday's rundown of all the latest wrestling news.

We begin with the latest on Brock Lesnar (00:27). The former WWE and Universal Champion had been linked to a SummerSlam 2021 clash with Bobby Lashley, though it sounds like Lashley will need to wait for his long-sought-after dream match, as it looks like WWE isn't factoring Lesnar into its summer pay-per-view plans at the moment.


From a potential return to a retirement, we move over to Lio Rush (04:24), who has confirmed he is stepping away from professional wrestling after debuting for AEW at Double Or Nothing 2021.

Lio Rush

Elsewhere, Mickie James has re-emerged in professional wrestling (07:18) with the announcement that she is set to produce an all-women's pay-per-view for the NWA.


We close on Ted DiBiase and the Million Dollar Championship (10:31), as the belt returns to relevance on WWE NXT.

As always, today's news video finishes with all your Twitter questions.


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