While many felt that it was a really nice gesture by Ric Flair and Shawn Michaels to give a matching Rolex watch to Charlotte, there are some that feel that it was much too soon to be doing that. Winning the Divas Championship is viewed as an accomplish, but her career in WWE still has a long way to go. It might have been better to wait until she was towards the tail end of her career. Charlotte still has yet to work a match at Wrestlemania.
November 1, 2015
As many of you already know, the Freebird Rule enables three performers to defend the tag team championship. It was made famous by the Fabulous Freebird and is currently being used by New Day. During a podcast interview with Ric Flair, Michael Hayes admitted that it was not his idea in the first place. He revealed that Ole Anderson was the person that was responsible for the idea.
October 8, 2015
During his latest podcast interview, Ric Flair shared a backstage story about a big fight that he had with Randy Savage when the two of them were in WCW. Triple H had just received a contract offer from WWE because he did not want to sign for $250,000 with World Championship Wrestling. Savage wanted to squash HHH in a 30 second match. Flair said that he refused to let that happen because he did not feel that it was right.
September 8, 2015
While much of the internet wrestling community is against the idea of it eventually happening, Ric Flair himself actually has no qualms about John Cena potentially breaking his record for the most amount of world heavyweight championship title reigns. In fact, Flair said that he is rooting for it because he is a big fan of Cena and feels that he deserves the honor more than anyone else.
August 15, 2015
It looks like Ric Flair has kept his promise to LeBron James. The super talented NBA star invited the former world heavyweight champion to show up to watch the Cleveland Cavaliers attempt to win a championship for the first time ever. Flair was spotted video bombing the anchors on an NBA TV segment.
June 11, 2015
The polarizing LeBron James isn't just the best basketball player on the planet, he's also a big fan of professional wrestling. The two time NBA champion wanted the one of the greatest wrestlers in the world to be in his corner as he leads the Cleveland Cavaliers in a championship series against the red hot Golden State Warriors. James invited Ric Flair to attend the games, and Flair is taking him up on the offer. He will be at the fourth game.
June 4, 2015
One of the lesser discussed induction into the WWE Hall of Fame at Wrestlemania is Tatsumi Fujinami. A part of that is because his brief stint in WCW took place well before a lot of the current fans were born. The legend from Japan definitely deserves the honor, and his induction should be an entertaining one since Ric Flair will be involved. The two of them had an entertaining feud over the heavyweight championship at one point in time.
March 18, 2015
Even before she dropped the NXT title to Sasha Banks, there were speculations about when Charlotte would be called up by WWE to the main roster. Those talks heated up, of course, after the title change. Reports have now surfaced that the daughter of Ric Flair could be promoted as soon as Wrestlemania. Management is planning something with the Divas Championship, and the second generation star is expected to be involved.
February 25, 2015
Apparently, WWE is really serious about wanting a legend from Japan to be included in their hall of fame class this year. Initially reports all had Genichiro Tenryu being the chosen one, but there are now signs pointing to Tatsumi Fujinami being honored during Wrestlemania weekend instead. For those of you that were not born yet, Fujinami worked a very memorable program with Ric Flair for the WCW world championship in the early 1990s.
February 24, 2015