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Roman Reigns Wanted To Use The Guillotine Choke For Years, Why He Wasn’t Allowed To Use It Before

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• Roman Reigns Wanted To Use The Guillotine Choke For Years, Why He Wasn’t Allowed To Use It Before

Speaking to Bleacher Report, WWE Universal Champion Roman Reigns discussed the newly added move to his arsenal, the Guillotine Choke.

The Tribal Chief has used it against different opponents like Braun Strowman and Kevin Owens to make them pass out and win the match.

Reigns revealed why he wasn’t allowed to use it before.

Below is what he said:

“I’ve been wanting to use that for years. No one’s to blame, it’s just the process of the creative.

It’s like, ‘What if I just pulled out a submission?’ I’ve been saying that for years. Everybody knows the Spear. The producers that I work with all the way up to the head man said, ‘I think the finish would be better with a Spear.’

That’s great because for years we built that Spear up and up. Even today, we’ve manipulated it over the past few months, but nobody’s going to say, ‘I can’t believe he lost to that Spear.’ If he won with that Spear, they’d be like, ‘Yep, he won with the Spear. It’s all good.’”

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• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (January 22, 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 the Liberty High School in Liberty, New York and featured pre-taped matches, promos & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF Royal Rumble 1995’ PPV, that happened later on the same day.

The card can be found right here:

– Sparky Plug Holly & 1-2-3 Kid vs. Brooklyn Brawler & Barry Hardy

– King Kong Bundy vs. Dave Thornberg

– Royal Rumble Report

– Duke The Dumpster Droese vs. Iron Mike Sharpe

– Owen Hart vs. Mike Khoury

– Heavenly Bodies vs. Bob Knight & Cory Student

– Lex Luger vs. Mike Bell

        
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