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Batista & Rob Van Dam WWE Return News Leaks
April 19, 2021
Batista and Rob Van Dam have reacted to rumors of returning to the WWE ring. Vince McMahon ‘Eliminated’ Two WWE Uncooked Stars.
Batista stated at Justice Con when an interviewer teased one other WWE match, “Don’t put that on the market, individuals will soar throughout that [laughs]. ‘He’s popping out of retirement!’ No, I’m not,” he stated. “It’s so arduous to persuade those that I’m really retired. You don’t have any concept how robust that dialogue is. When an expert wrestler retires, they don’t actually retire, they form of retire. If the paycheck or occasion is sufficiently big, they’ll come out of retirement. It’s simply not that means with me. I exited the enterprise in such a storybook means, I may by no means return. I’m simply performed. I received to complete alone phrases and nothing goes to carry me again and take away from that.”
Rob Van Dam informed Ryan Satin on the Out of Character podcast about returning to WWE, and he appeared open to restricted matches reasonably than a full time run.
“If there’s a purpose, there’s a purpose. I most likely don’t really feel the explanations that the followers would so far as like, ‘Gotta get RVD out of the home.’ I really like being in the home. The difficult highway life pre-pandemic, that’s not most well-liked. There are positively some execs and cons. I take pleasure in displaying off within the ring and revel in, very a lot, getting that love and power from the gang, trying round, and seeing the RVD indicators.
That’s a excessive for positive, and RVD is all about highs. On the identical time, there’s no a part of me that sits at dwelling and watches wrestling and says, ‘I want I might be in that ring tonight, getting my head pounded in and these lights as an alternative of sitting on my sofa and having fun with life.’ I nonetheless [wrestle] and after I do, there’s a purpose and it’s price it. It’s all about what’s price it. My values, there’s a place in there for RVD wrestling in WWE. Persevering with a full-time run or one thing like that; don’t maintain your breath.” Fightful transcribed RVD and Batista’s feedback.