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James Ellsworth Reveals What The Undertaker Did Backstage After Royal Rumble 2017

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• James Ellsworth Reveals What The Undertaker Did Backstage After Royal Rumble 2017

In 2017, The Undertaker competed in his final 30-man Royal Rumble match.

In that match, he had his 1st ever face-to-face encounter with Goldberg and seeds for his WrestleMania 33 match against Roman Reigns were planted as well, when Reigns eliminated The Phenom.

During a recent interview on Cheap Heat Productions Podcast, former WWE wrestler James Ellsworth (who was also a part of the 2017 Royal Rumble match) revealed what The Undertaker did backstage after the match was over:

“He came in the locker room, The Undertaker, and shook everyone’s hand that was in the Royal Rumble and said thank you. That was like the coolest thing to me.

I was like, ‘Wow, that’s respect, that’s old school, and that’s the way it should be.’ I remember thinking that. People need to learn from that.

Randy Orton just talked about it on some podcast this week. There’s not a lot of respect between the boys anymore, which is a shame, man, because I love the boys. I love being around them, I love talking smack to them, I love ribbing them, getting ribbed.

To me, my humble opinion, it’s not as cool or fun anymore, but it is what it is.”

The Undertaker retired from in-ring competition in 2020.

Also Read: “I never should’ve done what I did” – Goldberg On What Happened During His Match Against The Undertaker

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• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (February 5, 1995) – WWF Wrestling Challenge

On this day in 1995, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Wrestling Challenge’.

It was broadcasted from South Padre Island, Texas and featured pre-taped matches, promos & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF WrestleMania XI’ PPV.

The card can be found right here:

– Doink The Clown vs. Greg Davis

– Bob Backlund vs. Raven Clark

– The New Headshrinkers vs. Lee Tobin & Sonny Pruitt

– Tatanka vs. Matt Hardy

– Hakushi vs. Shawn Dakota

– Duke The Dumpster Droese vs. Barry Horowitz

– Kama vs. Charlie Hunter

        
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