• Old School Wrestling Legend Celebrates His Birthday
Old School WCW/WWF/WWE Legend ‘Sir’ William Regal (Real name: Darren Matthews) celebrates his 51st birthday today.
Those of you who watched WCW at some point between 1992 and 1999, will certainly remember him as ‘Lord’ Steven Regal.
In between, Regal had a brief stint in the World Wrestling Federation in 1998, where he was presented as “Real Man’s Man” Steven Regal, but when he returned to the WWF in 2000 they changed his name to William Regal, because they thought the first name “Steven” sounded too similar to Steve Austin’s name.
Him getting inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame is actually only a matter of “when” and certainly not “if”.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY WILLIAM REGAL!
• Lars Sullivan Issues Statement Regarding His Controversial Comments
Multiple reports are being posted on the Internet regarding Lars Sullivan making racist comments on a bodybuilding forum years ago.
Some of these reports came out earlier this year, but some new ones have now come out as well and a fan asked Big E to comment on this matter.
Below is what Big E tweeted regarding this:
Many are aware. If true, he has to bear the albatross of being a bigot & working in a company that is now filled with minorities.
— Florida Man (@WWEBigE) May 8, 2019
Former WWE wrestler JTG trolled Sullivan for this by tweeting the following:
Who should write Lars Sullivan's Foward? ?
#larssullivan #yesimpetty pic.twitter.com/u5ziaMRdcb
— JTG (@Jtg1284) May 9, 2019
Lars Sullivan has finally issued a statement regarding his controversial comments and you can read it below:
“There is no excuse for the inappropriate remarks that I made years ago. They do not reflect my personal beliefs nor who I am today, and I apologize to anyone I offended.”
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