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Details on Brock Lesnar's contract with WWE

UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar at the UFC

UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar at the UFC 121 pre-fight press conference at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. (Oct. 20, 2010) Credit: Getty

Brock Lesanr has officially signed a one-year deal with the WWE and is obligated to make at least two appearances a month, according to

He will make more appearances as Wrestlemania 29 nears on April 7, 2013. Wrestlemania 29 will take place at MetLife Stadium.

The WWE is allowed to negotiate for more appearances, but Lesnar has to approve, the site reported. That means Lesnar is a part-timer, but still making more appearances than The Rock did in 2011. Remember, one of the main reasons Lesnar left the company in 2004 was because of the difficult travel schedule.

For those wondering if Lesnar has ever faced John Cena, the answer is yes. They had a feud in 2003, which culminated in a WWE Championship match at Backlash. Lesnar -- at the time was the youngest WWE Champion -- retained his title.

The Backlash match is split onto two parts for your viewing pleasure:

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