Drew McIntyre fulfilled a lifelong ambition on Sunday evening by beating the neatly-known Brock Lesnar to become Britain’s first WWE champion.
McIntrye, who hails from Ayr in Scotland, upset the percentages to defeat Lesnar, the frail UFC champion and wrestling indispensable person, at some level of evening two of WrestleMania this weekend.
In a rapid but spirited combat, McIntrye survived an early onslaught from Lesnar. He managed to trudge out the champion’s attacks, which classically consisted of a German Suplex moreover three F-5s.
Lesnar nearly accomplished the contest with his third F-5 switch, but McIntrye by some means managed to recuperate to originate into his possess brutal onslaught.
It is additionally rate noting that after being hit by the first F-5, the Scottish challenger kicked out at one. Lawful goes to expose how tough WWE would truly like to operate him watch.
The British huge title landed some devastating Claymore Kicks which ultimately had Lesnar pinned to the ground and seen off the grief from the dethroned champion.
It caps a quite outstanding fling for McIntyre and his rollercoaster profession. After a lengthy held ambition to become a wrestler from childhood, he began his profession within the UK earlier than making some fleeting early appearances in WWE back in 2008.
After being touted as ‘The Chosen One’ and a future world champion by WWE chairman Vince McMahon, it appeared he turn into destined for a glittering future during the game.
After assorted levels of success on his possess and with his largely unsuccessful stable 3MB, McIntrye turn into released from WWE back in June 2014. This devastating blow nearly ended his profession and he even watched WrestleMania 31 in a nightclub back home in Glasgow.
But after rebuilding his recognition on the self sustaining scene, he secured a return to WWE in 2017 as fragment of their NXT designate. His triumphant return led him to changing into NXT champion earlier than he turn into rewarded with a switch back as much as the indispensable roster.
McIntryre then teamed up with Dolph Ziggler to expend the Raw impress team championship, but his factual comeback account shined earlier this year when he turn into the final man standing within the Royal Rumble match.
His comeback turn into ultimately total on Sunday evening when he defeated and dethroned Lesnar to become the first British WWE champion.
A sexy fling and flying the flag proudly for Britain during the pond.
- Ranking every match from Night 2 of WrestleMania
- WWE superstars deserve credit for WrestleMania 36
- Bray Wyatt singing Nikki Bella’s music to John Cena