• “When I got on the road The Dudley Boyz gave me a hard time” – Former WWE Diva
During a recent interview with Fightful, former WWE Diva Nidia revealed how WWE Hall of Famer Batista helped her during her time in WWE.
Here’s what Nidia said:
“I’d moved to Louisville. I didn’t think I was going to be there very long, right? I was like, ‘Alright, I’ll be there for a few weeks and then I’m on the road.’ So naive, right?
So, I stayed at an extended stay and I didn’t have a car, and I would jog to the gym, get my work out on, and jog back to my extended stay.
On the way back I’m jogging and a car pulls up next to me. I look and it’s Batista. He rolls his window down. He goes, ‘Get in the car.’ I was like, ‘Sh*t.’ So, I get in the car, and he’s like, ‘Hey, man. You’re rubbing everybody the wrong way.’
It’s like stuff that I didn’t understand because I did get in the business so quickly. I don’t know the rules. Or these unwritten rules.
He’s like, ‘You’re coming off like not respectful and then you’re winking at people.’ I was like, ‘Man, I wink at people because I’m so nervous. You guys are ginormous. It’s like a whole new world, I left my home. I don’t know what I’m doing.’ It’s actually like a nervous thing.
He kinda told me how to behave in a locker room. That really helped and when I got on the road the Dudley Boyz gave me a hard time. He was with them in that group. He really stuck his neck out for me. So, I will forever be grateful. Then the Dudley Boyz were fantastic, but at first they were a little rough until they came to the rescue.”
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• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (November 25, 2001) – WWF Sunday Night HEAT
On this day in 2001, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Sunday Night HEAT’.
It was broadcasted from the Crown Coliseum in Fayetteville, North Carolina and featured pre-taped matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF Vengeance 2001’ PPV.
The card can be found right here:
1. The APA vs. Billy Gunn & Chuck Palumbo
2. Tajiri vs. Saturn
3. Jacqueline vs. Lita
4. Spike Dudley vs. Crash Holly