Who is Duke Lesnar?
Duke Lesnar is the son of the infamous WWE champion Brock Lesnar. Duke’s father is a mixed martial artist with a UFC Heavyweight Championship.
Moreover, his mother, Rena Greek, is a professional athlete associated with WWE, a model, and an actress. Her stage name is Sable.
Let’s look at the life of Duke Lesnar.
Some Quick Facts on Duke Lesnar
|Full Name||Duke Lesnar|
|Birthday||June 21, 2010|
|Age||12 years old|
|Personality Traits||Positive: Friendly, Humorous, and Outgoing|
Negative: Lack of direction, Bad decision-making skills, and Anxious
|Birthplace||Maple Plain, Minnesota, USA|
|Currently residing||Maryfield, Saskatchewan, Canada|
|Parents||Brock Edward Lesnar,|
Rena Greek Lesnar
Mya Lynn Lesnar,
|Net worth||Not applicable|
|Hair Color||Dark brown|
Duke Lesnar was born on June 21, 2010, in Maple Plain, Minnesota, to Brock Lesnar and Rena Marlette Greek.
The name Duke means leader in Latin.
He is 12 years old. In 2014, his father sold his Minneapolis house and moved to Regina, Maryfield, Saskatchewan. As a result, Duke also had to move along with his family.
It may be no surprise that Duke Lesnar, like his father, is interested in sports. He is currently playing for the Wawota Minor Hockey team. In addition, Brock’s elder son Turk is also part of the Hockey team.
Both Lesnar brothers played in the U-13 hockey team at Moose Mountain Minor Hockey League.
Family of Duke Lesnar
Brock Lesnar (father)
Born on July 12, 1977, Brock Lesnar is considered one of the greatest professional wrestlers and mixed martial artists.
Brock won the NCAA Division I national championship in 2000 and held all primary heavyweight titles in the WWE, UFC, NJPW, and the NCAA.
In 2009, the father of Duke Lesnar was diagnosed with diverticulitis 2009, after which he retired from the UFC. However, a year later, he returned to the UFC and became the only undisputed UFC Heavyweight Champion after beating Interim UFC Heavyweight Champion Shane Carwin to unify the heavyweight championships.
Although Lesnar retired from MMA in 2011, he made a comeback at UFC 200 in 2016.
Additionally, Lesnar made his film debut in True Giants in 2014. He also appeared in other films, including Foxcatcher and Countdown.
Brock and Paul Heyman co-wrote Lesnar’s autobiography, Death Clutch: My Story of Determination, Domination, and Survival, published in 2011.
Rena Greek AKA Sable (mother)
Born Rena Marlette Greek, Duke Lesnar’s mother, Sable, is a retired professional wrestler, model, and actress.
In 1996, Sable started working for the WWE. Her feud with Luna Vachon and Jacqueline skyrocketed Sable to popularity. She became the second WWF Women’s Champion.
The April 1999 issue of Playboy featured her on the cover, one of the magazine’s highest-selling editions.
Sable quit the WWF in June 1999. Then, citing allegations of sexual harassment and unsafe working conditions, she filed a $110 million lawsuit against the company.
However, WWE CEO and chairman Vince McMahon counter-sued her over control of her stage name, “Sable.”
They ultimately settled out of court in August 1999 after Sable reduced her seeking amount. The wrestler appeared on the cover of the September 1999 issue of Playboy using her real name.
Likewise, Sable was also the cover star of the March 2004 issues of Playboy, along with Torrie Wilson.
Although Sable made a comeback to WWE in 2003, she left the company a year later to spend more time with her family. After the end of her wrestling career, Sable appeared in The Howard Stern Show and Late Night with Conan O’Brien.
Brock Lesnar and Sable Marriage
Duke Lesnar Siblings
Duke has an older brother named Turk Lesnar. Turk is a year older than Duke, born in 2009.
Apart from this, Duke also has three half-siblings. Duke Lesnar’s father, Brock Lesnar, shares twins with his former fiancée, Nicole McClain. Their names are Mya Lynn Lesnar and Luke Lesnar, born in 2002.
Similarly, Duke Lesnar’s mother, Sable, has a daughter named Mariah Richardson with Wayne W. Richardson. Mariah’s father, Richardson, died in 1991 in a drunk driving accident.
Net Worth and Lifestyle
Like his parents, Duke Lesnar is a young sports star in the making.
It seems Duke has a keen interest in ice hockey. He has clearly shown his prowess by participating in the U-13 team. However, as of now, his net worth is something that we can’t say as he is still a student.
However, his father, Brock Lesnar, has accumulated a jaw-dropping net worth thanks to his successful career as a wrestler, former mixed martial artist, amateur wrestler, and professional football player.
As of 2022, Brock Lesnar’s net worth is approximately USD 28 million. Additionally, his annual salary is estimated to be around USD 12 million.
Likewise, Lesnar is a brand ambassador for Dynamite Nutrition and DeathClutch; as a result, he rakes in millions each year.