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Former WWE Champion Credits WrestleMania 6 ‘Hogan vs. Warrior’ Main Event For His Love Of Pro-Wrestling

On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (April 1, 1990) - Hulk Hogan & The Ultimate Warrior Collide In The Ultimate Challenge At WrestleMania VI

• Former WWE Champion Credits WrestleMania 6 ‘Hogan vs. Warrior’ Main Event For His Love Of Pro-Wrestling

During a recent interview with Josh Martinez, former WWE Champion Seth Rollins was asked which match eventually made him fall in love with the sport of professional wrestling.

Here’s what he answered:

“I would say Hulk Hogan vs. Ultimate Warrior at WrestleMania 6. That’s probably the one for me that got me like stuck, stuck.

I was a fan a little bit before that, but that was the one, I have the image of the video cassette tape burned into my brain of WrestleMania 6. So, that would be the one where I was like, ‘yeah, this is it for me’.”

15 Years after the iconic WWF WrestleMania VI main event, Seth made his own pro-wrestling debut, when he first started wrestling on the independent scene, where he ended up quickly making a name for himself as Tyler Black.

In September 2010, he received the ring name ‘Seth Rollins’ when he signed with WWE’s developmental promotion Florida Championship Wrestling (FCW), but didn’t debut on the WWE main roster till the 2012 Survivor Series PPV, where he made his debut as a member of The Shield.

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• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (December 28, 1982) – MSG House Show

On this day in Pro Wrestling history on December 28, 1982, the World Wrestling Federation held a televised house show in the world’s most famous arena, Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York.

Here are the results:

The Fabulous Moolah & Wendi Richter defeated Cindy Chase & Princess Victoria

Tony Garea defeated Johnny Rodz

Salvatore Bellomo defeated Jose Estrada

Buddy Rose defeated Ivan Putski by count-out

Rocky Johnson defeated The Black Demon

Special Delivery Jones wrestled Eddie Gilbert to a time-limit draw

WWF Tag Team Titles – “Texas Death”: Chief Jay Strongbow & Jules Strongbow (C) defeated Mr. Fuji & Mr. Saito

WWF Intercontinental Title: Pedro Morales (C) wrestled Don Muraco to a Double DQ

Jimmy Snuka defeated Ray Stevens by count-out

WWF World Heavyweight Title – Lumberjack Match: Bob Backlund (C) defeated Billy Graham

        
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