Former WWE Famous person Chris Masters not too long ago mentioned his first Royal Rumble match and the build-up to the occasion.
In an interview with Dr. Chris Featherstone on SK Wrestling’s Inside SKoop, “The Masterpiece” went into element about his emotions surrounding the 2006 Royal Rumble and the way he did not have loads of time to let the entire expertise actually sink in.
Masters was requested who instructed him he could be showing within the 2006 version of the Royal Rumble and, whereas he was not sure, he was more than pleased to debate his private recollection of his feelings main as much as the match.
“You understand, I don’t do not forget that, however for the best way I used to be positioned within the firm, it was just about a given, you understand? I had already competed on the Survivor Collection. I feel we did the Elimination Chamber, possibly earlier than the Rumble even. So I had been booked in a approach the place I kinda figured I used to be going to be within the Royal Rumble. For me, there was loads of bucket record issues occurring on the similar time. I set to work at Survivor Collection, which was superior. I set to work the Elimination Chamber. So, at that time you’re simply… you’ve acquired a lot happening on a regular basis, you don’t actually have a lot time to sit down again and be like “ Man, I’m gonna be within the Royal Rumble!” And type of pinch your self. I imply, you may have these moments however it’s laborious to… you’re so concerned in what you’re doing at that time. You’re on the street on a regular basis. All the pieces’s simply occurring so fast, you’re simply attempting to maintain up!”
Chris Masters lasted seven minutes within the 2006 Royal Rumble
Chris Masters’ emotions in the direction of this time interval in his profession are utterly comprehensible, given how strongly he was booked and what number of in-ring appearences he was making after being introduced into WWE.
He entered the 2006 Royal Rumble at quantity 26 earlier than being eradicated by Carlito after seven minutes.
Rey Mysterio would go on to win the coveted WrestleMania title shot after outlasting all different males, from getting into on the quantity two spot.
You possibly can watch the total clip between Dr. Chris Featherstone and Chris Masters right here:
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Revealed 12 Jan 2021, 18:37 IST