“That hurt me” – Seth Rollins wanted to headline WrestleMania 35 ahead of Becky Lynch


Seth Rollins has admitted he felt “harm” when WWE introduced Becky Lynch vs. Charlotte Aptitude vs. Ronda Rousey because the WrestleMania 35 most important occasion.

Lynch defeated Aptitude and Rousey to win the RAW and SmackDown Girls’s Championships within the first ladies’s most important occasion in WrestleMania historical past. Earlier within the evening, Rollins gained the Common Championship from Lesnar within the opening match of the primary pay-per-view.

Talking on Steve Austin’s Damaged Cranium Periods, Rollins mentioned he thought WrestleMania 35 was going to be his 12 months to headline the distinguished occasion.

“We’re each vying for that main-event spot and I bear in mind Becky will get the decision that they’re going to place the ladies on final. I’ll be sincere with you, that harm me. I assumed this was gonna be my 12 months, man. I’m getting this match with Brock, and when you’ve got a world title match with Brock Lesnar at WrestleMania, 99 out of 100 occasions that’s occurring final, besides this 12 months when my spouse was as scorching as any babyface has ever been and she or he’s bought an ideal foil in Ronda Rousey,” Rollins mentioned.

Seth Rollins added that he knew Lynch vs. Aptitude vs. Rousey was worthy of headlining WrestleMania 35. Even so, he nonetheless held out hope earlier than the present that WWE’s higher-ups would resolve to finish the evening along with his match in opposition to Lesnar as an alternative.


Seth Rollins on his private WrestleMania disappointment

Becky Lynch and Seth Rollins went public with their relationship in Could 2019, a month after WrestleMania 35. Lynch gave beginning to the married couple’s first baby, Roux, in December 2020.

Reflecting on WWE’s WrestleMania main-event determination, Rollins mentioned he discovered it tough to really feel each blissful for Lynch and dissatisfied for himself.

“God, I’m so blissful for her however on the similar time I’m torn with this private disappointment that it’s not me [main-eventing]. That was a tricky spot from a relationship perspective. How do I navigate this? How do I be upset for myself and really feel what I have to really feel but in addition be very blissful for her and so excited for her second?” Rollins mentioned.

Seth Rollins’ most important WWE aim is to headline WrestleMania in an marketed match. He competed within the final match of the evening at WrestleMania 31 in 2015, however Brock Lesnar vs. Roman Reigns technically main-evented that 12 months’s occasion.


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