WWE Chairman Vince McMahon has put himself in numerous storylines through the years, predominantly because the unhealthy man. McMahon even had a storyline with future United States of America President Donald Trump, again in 2007.
Corridor of Famer Bret Hart determined to return to the ring for his first match in WWE in over a decade after watching Vince McMahon and Donald Trump feud on WWE tv.
Bret Hart on how the Vince McMahon-Donald Trump feud motivated him to return to the ring
The WWE Corridor of Famer, in his Confessions Of The Hitman collection, revealed that he was motivated to return to the ring after watching Vince McMahon “wrestle” with Donald Trump. He mentioned that watching Trump go towards McMahon persuaded him to speak to WWE about dealing with the WWE Chairman sooner or later.
“It is form of humorous as a result of I watched Vince wrestle Donald Trump – I am fairly certain it was Vince – and I keep in mind going, ‘s**t, I may do this! I may wrestle Vince. I may do one thing, a minimum of as a lot as Trump’s pulling off right here.’ I keep in mind, I considered it, and I had my knee changed, and I keep in mind operating up the steps in the home in Hawaii, and the telephone was ringing, and I keep in mind once I ran up the steps, I assumed, ‘I simply ran up the steps!’ Like, that is superb. That is a miracle all by itself.” (H/T WrestlingInc)
He mentioned that he spoke to WWE’s Kevin Dunn about making a return to the corporate for a match with Vince McMahon, and some months later started discussions with the WWE Chairman. He revealed that Dunn instructed him that he would communicate to McMahon about it and some months down the road, Hart and McMahon spoke and laid out plans.
Bret Hart and Vince McMahon confronted off at WrestleMania 26 in 2010 in a No Holds Barred Lumberjack match, which the previous received. This was Hart’s first match in WWE in 13 years, and Hart’s first match in 10 years.
Printed 13 Nov 2020, 18:27 IST