Bruce Prichard revealed on a latest One thing To Wrestle With podcast that Vince McMahon rejected signing AEW star Sting in 1988 on account of his similarities to The Final Warrior. Vince McMahon Being Rumored To ‘Bury’ Bobby Lashley At WrestleMania was revealed right now.
“We had talks in 1988. We had talks at completely different instances about ‘Hey Steve, would you be keen on coming over?’ They only by no means actually materialized past that.
“On the similar time we had [The Ultimate Warrior] and I imagine Vince checked out it as ‘I’ve bought Warrior, what do I would like one other Warrior for?’ I believe Sting sort of checked out it like that. Warrior’s doing our gimmick up there, I’ll do it down there and there was a consolation, there was a consolation with WCW and Sting.”
Sting and The Final Warrior started as The Freedom Fighters, ultimately working collectively briefly in WCW in 1998, although for many of their careers within the late 80’s and 90’s they had been on reverse sides within the WWF and WCW.
Bruce was additionally requested if Vince takes holidays. “Had a what?” Prichard stated. “I couldn’t even start to guess. [Going to live shows] is his leisure, sure.” Wrestling Inc transcribed Prichard’s remarks.