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Seth Rollins On Who Made The Decision Of Dean Ambrose’s Heel Turn On The Night Of Roman Reigns’ Leukemia Announcement

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• ON THIS DAY IN WCW HISTORY (December 28, 1991) – WCW World Championship Wrestling

On this day in 1991, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW World Championship Wrestling’.

This episode was pre-taped from the Center Stage Theatre Center in Atlanta, Georgia and featured matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WCW Starrcade 1991’ PPV.

The card of the show can be found here:

Dustin Rhodes & Ricky Steamboat vs. John Peterson & Chris Sullivan

Int: Dangerous Alliance

WCW Top 10

Cactus Jack vs. Ian Weston

WCW Magazine: Starrcade ‘91

Terry Taylor vs. Rick Ryder

P.N. News vs. Mr. Hughes

Bobby Eaton vs. Joey Maggs

Larry Zbyszko vs. Scott Sandlin

Johnny B. Badd vs. Chuck Coates

The Young Pistols vs. Butch Malone & Don Michaels

Clip: Marcus Bagwell vs. John Peterson

• Seth Rollins On Who Made The Decision Of Dean Ambrose’s Heel Turn On The Night Of Roman Reigns’ Leukemia Announcement

During a recent Q&A session, Seth Rollins was asked about Dean Ambrose’s heel turn on the same night Roman Reigns made his leukemia announcement.

Below is what Rollins said:

“Triple H came to us and told Ambrose and I that it was our decision. If we wanted to continue, if we wanted to do it this night, that was up to us. If we felt like it was wrong, if it felt like something we needed to push back another week, we could do that as well.

Ambrose and I decided collectively that it would be best to do it that night. We thought the emotional response would be proper and that Roman, he wouldn’t mind. It is pro wrestling, you know?

We are in the business of telling stories and a lot of that involves emotional rollercoasters. We wanted to do that and I thought from a storytelling perspective it turned out really well.

Had we carried the story better after that? It would have been an awesome rivalry going into WrestleMania, but things changed. I don’t regret doing it that night.

I just wish we would have had a better opportunity to have a good story moving forward after that, instead of Ambrose having to cut promos about how the crowd makes him sick and all that nonsense.”

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