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Sami Zayn Compared To 3x WCW World Heavyweight Champion

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• Sami Zayn Compared To 3x WCW World Heavyweight Champion

On a recent episode of the WrestleBinge podcast, WCW Legend Eric Bischoff compared current WWE wrestler Sami Zayn to former 3-time WCW World Heavyweight Champion Diamond Dallas Page.

Here’s what Easy E had to say:

“There are some parallels there. DDP was kind of in the middle of the roster, right, and he was pretty good.

But once DDP made that transition, once he turned down the nWo and started working with Randy Savage and so many other top names, he just blew out of the pack.

He didn’t slowly grow his way to the top of the roster, he just blew the doors off.”

Diamond Dallas Page wrestled for Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling from 1991 until the company was sold to Vince McMahon in March 2001.

Sami Zayn on the other hand, came up through the independent scene (2002-2013), where he wrestled under a mask and was known as El Generico.

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• ON THIS DAY IN WWE HISTORY (February 28, 2005) – WWE Monday Night RAW

On this day in 2005, World Wrestling Entertainment aired another LIVE episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWE Monday Night RAW’ LIVE on the USA Network.

This episode was broadcasted from the Dunkin Donuts Center in Providence, Rhode Island and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWE WrestleMania 21’ PPV.

Here’s the official card from that night:

– Triple H vs. Hurricane Helms

– Chris Benoit vs. Muhammed Hassan

– Shelton Benjamin vs. Gene Snitsky

– Chris Masters vs. John Walters

– Chris Jericho vs. Maven

– Street Fight: Shawn Michaels vs. Edge

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