As was announced on Monday’s 4th of July episode of Raw, it was revealed Brock Lesnar’s SummerSlam opponent will be made known on Thursday’s broadcast of SmackDown.
There has been lots of speculation regarding who Lesnar may go up against with names such as Kurt Angle, Goldberg and The Rock rumored.
Dave Meltzer noted on the Wrestling Observer Radio that Randy Orton is looking likely to be revealed as Lesnar’s opponent. Orton has been out recovery from injury which has taken longer than hoped.
In addition, Reddit user MisterKnowItAll1 is claiming that Orton will be the opponent. Here is what he wrote:
"I am back and this time I have Brock Lesnar's Summerslam opponent for you.
Tomorrow on Smackdown, Lesnar will be announced to be facing Randy Orton at Summerslam.
You heard it here."
MisterKnowItAll 1 broke the news of Shane McMahon's return in February.