WWE Hall of Famer Bill Goldberg recently participated in an interview with Inside the Ropes following his stage show from Dublin, Ireland and spoke about a number of topics including his thoughts on the WWE Hall of Fame ceremony and a potential match with the Undertaker.
“First and foremost, I went to Vince and I told him my impression of the Hall Of Fame and what should happen” Goldberg said. “I don’t think it’s a justice to the people being inducted. I don’t think it’s a justice to the fans that sit there for four hours. I think it needs to be changed completely right up on its head.”
“It needs to be changed because it sucks. I don’t care about what other people say, or how they did it, I’m telling you in my experience as a headliner in 2018 in the Hall Of Fame, it needs to be changed.”
Regarding a match with the Undertaker:
“No, don’t put words in my mouth, I wouldn’t like to have it. If it became available and it was right, and people wanted it, I’m still capable of doing it because once I sit here and say; ‘It’s a match I’d like to have’, it means that I’m asking for it. I’m not asking for anything, i’m just saying, if the cards fell right, I wouldn’t say no.”
AEW’s Nyla Rose Talks About Being Promotion’s 1st Transgender Wrestler
All Elite Wrestling has already impressed with their ‘Double or Nothing’ event last month in Las Vegas, and their roster of professional wrestlers continue to make headlines with their matches, and the work they do on social media as well.
One AEW wrestler who is receiving the spotlight is Nyla Rose, the promotion’s first transgender wrestler, who is discussing her journey to AEW and her future.
“As much negativity that I do see, I do see much more love and acceptance,” Rose said, during an interview with Sports Illustrated. “It’s just that sadly negative things seem to get highlighted more than positive things.”
She continued, “”If I can bear the weight, if I can hold up all the hatred and everything and carry that on my back, I know that I’m strong enough to do it, If the people out there need to beat me up and I need to absorb that so that the next generation, the youth, can have an easier time, I gladly welcome that.”
“I’m really hoping to set the tone and set the pace and create that environment that’s going to fuel the next generation” Rose commented “Not just trans people, but inspire anybody to say, ‘Hey, these women lit that on fire. I want to be that. I want to do that.’”
“AEW has felt that I am worthy of a chance. All I can ask is that some of the people out there, the fans who might be a little bit tight-minded, just give me a chance to show you what I can do in the ring. That’s all.”
NXT’s Adam Cole Discusses Creative Freedom
NXT Champion Adam Cole is at the height of his success with the promotion, recently defeating Johnny Gargano in another instant classic to capture his first NXT Championship, and he is talking about how things go down in NXT.
Unlike much of the main roster, where promos are often scripted and comedy-acts are more common, Cole says that superstars in NXT get a bit more creative freedom, as he had with Gargano for their match.
“One of the coolest things about NXT is we have a ton of creative liberties to come up with the story and the vision we have for the match” Cole said, during an interview with TalkSport. “Of course, there’s input and advice given and there’s suggestions or, you know ‘we need something this way’ (but) we do have a lot of freedom, which is great.”
Cole added that he and Gargano came up with the format for their two out of three falls classic at NXT Takeover: New York.
Scarlett Bordeaux Granted Release From Impact Wrestling
Scarlett Bordeaux has been granted her release from Impact Wrestling.
Impact Wrestling confirmed that they have parted ways with the 28-year old Bordeaux.
“IMPACT Wrestling confirms that it has released Scarlett Bordeaux from her commitments to IMPACT” Impact Wrestling said in an official statement. “We wish her every success in her future endeavors.”
I couldn’t be more excited to just be a free agent for a while. With that being said, promoters I’m looking to fill July 6th and July 19th! [email protected]#Independent #Smokeshow #StillMakingWrestlingSexyAgain https://t.co/owUZskKWro
— Scarlett Bordeaux (@Lady_Scarlett13) June 18, 2019
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