WWE Corridor of Famer Kurt Angle has revealed that The Rock helped him and taught him all through their match at No Mercy in 2000. Angle stated that The Rock, together with a number of different legends in WWE, taught him rather a lot about professional wrestling.
Kurt Angle transitioned from newbie wrestling to professional wrestling in 1998, debuting in WWE a yr later. He had a legendary professional wrestling profession, first in WWE, after which later in TNA.
In a current interview with Highspots Digital Gimmick Desk, Kurt Angle was requested concerning the wrestlers that helped him within the early a part of his profession.
“Plenty of them. Chris Jericho, Chris Benoit, Triple H, Undertaker, Huge Present, The Rock – all of them (helped him by means of a match). My world title match with The Rock at No Mercy 2000, he taught me by means of the entire match. I nonetheless did not know what I used to be doing, (at the very least) not extraordinarily properly. We had an incredible match and he taught me by means of the entire thing. These guys deserve quite a lot of credit score for my success they usually have been very unselfish. They might’ve eaten me alive, trigger I used to be very susceptible. Forgetting my wrestling type and never wanting to incorporate it into professional wrestling, I used to be extra susceptible as a result of I wasn’t being as offensive. So that they took care me.”
Kurt Angle then stated that these WWE legends, together with The Rock, took care of him as a result of that they had quite a lot of respect for him and his achievements in wrestling.
The Rock and Kurt Angle’s feud in WWE
The Rock and Kurt Angle
Kurt Angle rapidly rose up the ranks in WWE and only a yr after debuting, he received his first world title, at No Mercy, in 2000.
The 2 continued their feud and in 2001, The Rock regained the title at No Manner Out. The Rock and Kurt Angle as soon as once more went toe-to-toe within the ring at Vengeance in 2002, this time with The Undertaker added to the combination.
That was the final time the 2 legends confronted one another in a WWE ring.
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Revealed 24 Feb 2021, 12:44 IST
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