News regarding Brock Lesnar’s status with WWE following his loss to Cody Rhodes at Summerslam

As seen during the 2023 WWE Summerslam PLE, Cody Rhodes defeated Brock Lesnar. After the match, Lesnar endorsed Cody by shaking his hand and raising it.

According to Dave Meltzer of, Lesnar will be off television “for a while” but Summerslam was not his farewell from the company. Meltzer discussed the matter during Wrestling Observer Radio

“Brock was originally advertised for one of the pay-per-views later this year, but he’s not gonna be on it. He’s gonna be gone for a while. No time soon as far as next four months or something like that, he’s not gonna be on anything at that point. He’ll be back for Wrestlemania season, he is coming back, so that’s the situation with him.” (quote courtesy of