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Top UFC Star Confirms He Has A WWE Tryout After UFC 230

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• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (October 20, 1996) – WWF In Your House 11: Buried Alive

On this day in Pro Wrestling history on October 20, 1996, the World Wrestling Federation aired ‘WWF In Your House 11: Buried Alive’ LIVE on PPV from the Market Square Arena in Indianapolis, Indiana.

The opener of this pay-per-view featured a rare ‘Heel vs. Heel’ match, with 2 wrestlers that are nowadays considered two of the greatest of all time: “Stone Cold” Steve Austin and Triple H.

Here are the PPV results:

– Stone Cold Steve Austin defeated Hunter Hearst Helmsley

– WWF Tag Team Championship: Owen Hart & The British Bulldog (c) defeated The Smoking Gunns

– WWF Intercontinental Championship: Marc Mero (c) defeated Goldust

– Sycho Sid defeated Vader

– Buried Alive: The Undertaker defeated Mankind

• Top UFC Star Confirms He Has A WWE Tryout After UFC 230

While promoting his UFC 230 Title defense against Derrick “The Black Beast” Lewis, UFC Heavyweight Champion Daniel Cormier revealed that he has a WWE tryout that was postponed due to his upcoming fight.

The tryout is for the role of a commentator. It should be noted that Cormier also does commentary in UFC (when he’s not fighting).

Below is what Cormier said:

“If I didn’t have this fight, I have been talking to the WWE because they wanted me to go in and do an audition as a member of the commentary team. Because of the fight, I had to push it back.

There may be some DC in WWE sh*t coming. After the fight, I’ll go to Orlando and do my tryout.”

        
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