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Lesnar marks WWE loyalty with main event at WrestleMania

In this Dec. 30, 2011, file photo, Brock Lesnar enters the ring before his UFC heavyweight mixed martial arts match against Alistair Overeem of the Netherlands in Las Vegas. Lesnar decided this week to spurn an MMA return where he ruled for years as the heavyweight champion of both the cage and pay-per-view buyrates and signed a multi-year extension with WWE. (AP Photo/Eric Jamison, File)

Brock Lesnar will keep his heavyweight championship defenses on the WWE Network.

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Mexico: Wrestler died almost instantly from injury in ring

In this May 27, 2010 photo, Mexican wrestler Pedro Aguayo Ramirez, known as Hijo del Perro Aguayo, poses for photographers at the start of a news conference in Mexico City. Ramirez, the son of a wrestling legend in the country, died early Saturday March 21, 2015, from a hit suffered in the ring in Tijuana, the Baja California state prosecutor's office said. (AP Photo/Enrique Ordonez-CUARTOSCURO.COM) MEXICO OUT - NO PUBLICAR EN MEXICO - MANDATORY CREDIT - CREDITO OBLIGATORIO

MEXICO CITY (AP) — An autopsy has found that “lucha libre” wrestler Pedro Aguayo died almost immediately of injuries suffered in the ring over the weekend, Mexican authorities said Wednesday.

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Ex-UFC champion Brock Lesnar finally rules out return to MMA

Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar pauses for a photo after ruling out a return to mixed martial arts, ending three years of speculation about the biggest pay-per-view star in the sport's history, as he announced he had re-signed with WWE in an interview on ESPN's "SportsCenter," in Los Angeles on Tuesday, March 24, 2015. Lesnar tells The Associated Press he was in training for a UFC return as recently as last week despite his conflicted feelings about it. He finally decided to stick with professional wrestling only in the past two days. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar ruled out a return to mixed martial arts on Tuesday, ending three years of speculation about the biggest pay-per-view star in the sport’s history.

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3 Iowa wrestlers suspended after arrest

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Three University of Iowa wrestlers have been suspended indefinitely after being arrested last week in eastern Iowa.

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3 Iowa wrestlers suspended after arrest

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Three University of Iowa wrestlers have been suspended indefinitely after being arrested last week in eastern Iowa.

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