Fans have long wondered why WWE never gave us a dream match between Hulk Hogan and Steve Austin. It surely would be a match that would draw in millions of people and dollars. During his latest podcast show, Austin revealed that he is the person to blame. The former world heavyweight champion stated that management offered him a match with Hogan in 2002, 2004 and 2005. He rejected all the deals because he felt their styles wouldn't mesh.
March 28, 2015
It seems like Hulk Hogan is asked at least once a week about a potential return to the ring. It happened again this week while he was promoting Wrestlemania. The former world heavyweight champion stated that it would only work out if WWE let him work with a top level performer who is already massively popular with the audience. Hogan listed Roman Reigns, Steve Austin, The Rock and John Cena as potential opponents.
March 28, 2015
Inside MMA decided to interview Steve Austin this week, and they prodded him into answering questions about his long rumored return to WWE. The former world heavyweight champion said that he would not be opposed to the idea, and he listed CM Punk as someone that would make an ideal opponent for him. Austin put over Punk by stating that he was one of the best at ring psychology. He feels a match between the two would do good money.
March 15, 2015
A word association game broke out during the latest episode of the Steve Austin podcast show. When asked about Bret Hart, Triple H stated that he was an unbelievable technician who was also unbelievable in the ring. HHH then took the opportunity to throw a little jab at the former world heavyweight champion. The onscreen WWE COO stated that Hart sometimes takes himself and his legacy a little too seriously.
February 3, 2015
When it comes to dream matches, Goldberg rarely talks about wanting to work with any opponent that he has yet to face in the ring. He made an exception during a recent interview with Back Sports Page. When he was asked what it was like to work with Steve Austin, the former WCW World Heavyweight Champion stated that he regrets not having been given the chance to work a match together. He feels that it could have been electric.
January 29, 2015