Former WWE Champion Drew McIntyre has mirrored on his match in opposition to Roman Reigns at WrestleMania 35.
On the October 22, 2018 episode of RAW, The Tribal Chief relinquished his Common Championship after asserting his battle with leukemia. He returned in February the next yr, revealing that he was in remission. His first singles match again in WWE was in opposition to The Scottish Warrior at The Present of Exhibits, which he received.
In a latest interview with Alfonso A. Castillo of Newsday, Drew McIntyre commented on the match and shared his ideas on why it wasn’t so memorable. He said that the bout was meant to indicate that Reigns was in good condition after his leukemia battle:
“That was my first singles match at a WrestleMania. Roman was getting back from his sickness. And, as a lot as Roman and I wished to have a selected sort of match and try to steal the present, that was not the story for the night time. The story was exhibiting the world that Roman Reigns was again at 100%, and he is principally going to steamroll whoever is in his path. And sadly, I used to be in his path that night time,” mentioned McIntyre.
Drew McIntyre talks his and Roman Reigns’ present place in WWE
Though their match at WrestleMania 35 wasn’t very memorable, each stars went on to realize greater issues in WWE. The Scottish Warrior headlined the continuing WrestleMania occasion, defeating Brock Lesnar to seize the WWE Title.
Roman Reigns is now the reigning Undisputed WWE Common Champion, and he too defeated The Beast Incarnate at WrestleMania to win the coveted title. Throughout the identical interview, Drew McIntyre commented on the parallels between their careers:
“Lately, I’ve the chance to indicate what I am able to. And, on the similar time, Roman has had the possibility to go from the place he was again then to turning into “The Tribal Chief”—placing these items collectively to leap to the subsequent degree, which is super-superstar,” he mentioned.
The Head of the Desk and The Scottish Warrior will as soon as once more meet within the ring at WrestleMania Backlash. It will likely be The Bloodline vs. Drew and RK-Bro in a six-man tag workforce match.
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