By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.internet Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
DAZN interview with Drew McIntyre
Interviewer: Steven Muehlhausen
Accessible at DAZN.com
Drew McIntyre on his previous match with Bobby Lashley in Affect Wrestling and going through him once more at WrestleMania: “That’s wild to observe how far we’ve come. I hadn’t watched the match shortly. I would like to observe it again to get any concepts of easy methods to mess up Bobby at WrestleMania. I feel for each of us at that time, when you requested us, we’d be like yeah, that is pretty much as good as we’re going to get. We’ve completely reached our potential. Then to observe the journeys we went on. They know the way I really feel today, and I’m positive in a couple of years from now, we’ll be capable to say that I look again at 2021 and understand I had a lot additional to go.
“Proper now, I really feel like I’m the place I must be. I’m absolutely assured in my means in each single method, trying the half, feeling the half, being the half. For Lashley, I really feel like that’s the case for himself as properly. Like for Lashley, one thing wasn’t fairly there, very similar to myself final 12 months at WrestleMania. You set MVP and Lashley collectively, ‘Growth, oh my goodness. Why don’t we do that sooner? You bought badass Don King and Mike Tyson mixture happening.’ Lashley saying what he has to say however retaining it to a minimal. MVP, unbelievable spokesperson for him. Lashley is simply absolutely the killer that he’s now.
“To get each of us on our distinctive journeys, to be within the WWE title match at WrestleMania, and to have a throwback to the heavyweight conflict over the previous few years all throughout each sport, be it UFC, boxing. WWE, we see quite a lot of cruiserweights on high as a result of they’re so proficient, and so they drive in such giant numbers they should be. So it is a little bit of a throwback to 2 heavyweights within the title match. They’re not simply plodding round, like placing on a not extremely bodily athletic contest. Lashley-McIntyre will probably be extremely bodily and be extremely athletic. It’ll be like a modern-day heavyweight basic, and I assure you that individuals had been speaking about it for a really very long time.”
Different interview subjects embody his 2020 as WWE Champion, rising as performer with out followers, feedback on what Will Ospreay stated with reference to him after he gained the IWGP World Heavyweight Title.