WWE introduced a two-night WrestleMania this 12 months in Dallas, Texas and Steve Austin ended up showing on each nights of the present.
The primary night time noticed him seem on the KO Present, which arrange a match with Kevin Owens, marking the primary time that Austin had a wrestling match since WrestleMania 19 in 2003 when he retired from wrestling following a loss to The Rock.
Austin appeared once more on night time two of WrestleMania to hit Stunners to Austin Idea, Pat McAfee, and Vince McMahon. Austin was in a position to promote his ‘Damaged Cranium American Lager’ beer on each nights.
Throughout an look on the Brewbound Podcast, Austin talked about his return to the ring. He mentioned he feels 100% now and it’s an thrilling time for him to be again within the enterprise.
“I by no means thought I’d be again in a hoop however, there we have been headlining, predominant occasion for the — headlining WrestleMania for night time one and it was simply really an honor to be on the market and actually excited to be on the market to — similar to the previous few occasions I’ve been in a position to drink our beer, Damaged Cranium IPA out within the ring.”
Austin was requested if he will likely be at WrestleMania 39 in Inglewood, California subsequent 12 months. Austin mentioned if somebody informed him he’d be headlining night time certainly one of WrestleMania 38, he’d assume they have been loopy so he can by no means say by no means. He did notice that he didn’t guide himself at WrestleMania 38, however slightly it was a Vince McMahon resolution.
“I’d actually think about that inside the scope of that present, that’s gonna be a giant present in a giant time metropolis and it’ll be a two-night occasion once more so, I’m not — I’m positive I’m accomplished wrestling per se, however as part of WWE, I can’t think about I’d not be there in some capability and I’m not reserving myself on the present as a result of I didn’t guide myself on 38. That’s a Vince [McMahon] factor and I’ve an ideal relationship with him and if I get the decision, I’ll be there.”
WWE reportedly hopes to guide The Rock vs. Roman Reigns at WrestleMania 39 so long as The Rock can get free from his busy schedule. WWE and The Rock teased the match final week on episodes of WWE Evil and Younger Rock.
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