WATCH: The bodybuilding legend, who trained with Arnold Schwarzenegger, compared Brock Lesnar to a popular Marvel Comics character


Brock Lesnar is a once-in-a-generation athlete who boasts a pretty intimidating body, and no one ever wants to meet him in a fight. The Beast Incarnate was known to dominate wherever it entered. So, bodybuilding legend Arnold Schwarzenegger once said that he was scared to compete in lifting against Lesnar.

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Likewise, another legendary bodybuilder, Lou Ferrigno, said he would never like to stand up to Lesnar, given his monstrous physique. Notably, Ferrigno has won the Mr. America and two Mr. Universe titles in IFBB bodybuilding competitions in a row, but even he finds Lesnar threatening.

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Ferrigno appeared in a sparring match at UFC 121 in 2010, when Lesnar was still a dominant force in the UFC octagon, and there he met his pal Karyn Bryant. Speaking with UFC’s Bryant, he mentioned that he believes the sport is the biggest.

Moreover, he added that he is one of Lesnar’s admirers, but the menacing figure attracts followers of the sport. Given his strong build, he doesn’t want to face her; he said, “You have Brock, who I met two years ago, and to me he’s like the Incredible Hulk. I wouldn’t want to stand in front of him.

Ferrigno’s acting career is well known and he is best remembered for his role as the title character in the legendary TV series “Incredible Hulk”.

Likewise, he called Lesnar “The Incredible Hulk” given his personality and as Lesnar had a huge frenzy in the octagon throughout his UFC career. Plus, he doesn’t want to compete with him like Arnold Schwarzenegger.

Arnold Schwarzenegger never wants to compete with Brock Lesnar

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It’s hard to imagine the great bodybuilder being intimidated by his opponents. However, the Austrian Oak said in the IGN interview that he would be reluctant to rise up against The Beast.

Speaking of Lesnar, he declared, “I stood next to Brock. It’s a monster. I’m not sure I would ever want to compete in a lifting tournament with someone that tall.

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Indeed, Lesnar is so strong that even these legendary individuals find him terrifying.

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