Reid Flair’s passing is one of the saddest tragedies in the business of professional wrestling. It was a tremendous shock to the fans and supporters, so one can imagine what it was like for Reid’s friends and family.
Recently appearing on the Season 4 Finale of Kevin Hart’s Cold As Balls show, Ric Flair spoke about the incident. The comedian asked Ric Flair what was one of the hardest things to talk about in his life. The Nature Boy said that it was the premature death of their son, and that it was still difficult, seven years later.
“The hardest part, obviously, is about my son. It is really difficult even today. All the doctors and everyone else said, “Kick him to the sidewalk, you have to learn.” So, I couldn’t do that, I never did drugs in my life. I don’t know how it happened. It’s something I live with every day. “
The youngest son of WWE Hall of Famer Reid Flair passed away on March 29, 2013 at the age of 25. Medical reports later revealed that her death was the result of an overdose of heroin and two prescription drugs.
Ric Flair praises Charlotte Flair
Ric Flair has always been quite vocal about how proud he was of his daughter Charlotte Flair, a 12-time WWE Women’s World Champion.
After WrestleMania 35, Ric Flair tweeted: “It’s official, Charlotte is no longer Ric Flair’s daughter. I’m Charlotte Flair’s dad! “The Queen made history that night as one of three women in the WrestleMania main event for the first time, along with Becky Lynch and Ronda Rousey.
Today, history will be made and the queen will take her rightful place with @BeckyLynchWWE and @RondaRousey as the first women in the WrestleMania main event!
– Ric Flair® (@RicFlairNatrBoy) April 7, 2019
Speaking with Kevin Hart, Ric Flair said that seeing Charlotte succeed would be greater than anything she has ever accomplished in her life.
“She’s amazing. She blew next to me. I didn’t pass the torch, she just took it. Much bigger than anything I’ve ever accomplished, is seeing her not just be good, but great.”
Charlotte Flair recently returned to WWE television as a teammate of RAW Women’s Champion Asuka. The duo became the new WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions by defeating Nia Jax and Shayna Baszler.
The ‘elimination’ of AJ Styles from Raw Stuns Fans
The tag team of AJ Styles and Omos has been an opposing force in WWE, especially after winning the WWE Raw Tag Team Championship. However, during the recent edition of WWE Monday Night Raw, AJ Styles was not by his teammate’s side or on the show at all, as Omos took on Riddle. AJ Styles offered a great AEW match
As Fightful.com Managing Editor Sean Ross Sapp said on social media via Twitter: “Neither AJ Styles tonight? Hell”
In other AJ Styles news, during a recent Out of Character podcast with Ryan Satin, ‘The Phenomenal One’ reflected on his career and took a glimpse into the future on when he will hang up his boots forever. . While Styles did not give a definitive date, he did mention that his current contract with the company will be his last. Credit to StillRealToUs for the following.
“It’s a difficult thing and you understand it more now, when you know that you are nearing the end of your career, how difficult it will be to walk away because you enjoy the interaction of the fans, you enjoy everything about it: the friends who have become more like family. . That is hard. It’s hard to leave. It’s hard to adjust once you’re done. But I tried, I guess, what it is with the COVID stuff, but I didn’t say I liked it. So, I’m not sure when it will end for me, but, like I said before, I signed my last contract so we’ll see when it will be. I remember thinking, ‘I’ll be 40 when I retire. That’s when I’m going to retire. ‘ By the way, I was completely wrong. “
Neither AJ Styles tonight? Hell
– Sean Ross Sapp from Fightful.com (@SeanRossSapp) August 3, 2021
Does WWE fire big names after Bray Wyatt?
Former WWE star Bray Wyatt was recently released and shocked the entire wrestling world. The reason was referred to as “budget cuts.” However, it was noted that he had an incredible merchandise sale and that he made the company make a lot of money from his character.
WWE talents are unsure after Bray Wyatt’s release
Losing it will free up your great contract, but it also eliminates future merchandise possibilities. He was also one of the most popular members of the WWE roster. Rumor leaks from the new WWE Smackdown network
Fightful Select reported that Wyatt’s merchandise sales numbers were not lost on anyone. His release also made several people on the list believe that their jobs are no longer safe, no matter how high up they are on the billboard.
“Wyatt was well known within the company for moving merchandise when he was an active actor, and several other longtime stars said they don’t feel their jobs are safe any longer, despite their previous card positions or pushes. “
WWE cut Wyatt, who was one of the top stars, and sent a great message to the roster. We’ll see what’s next for Wyatt in the coming months.
Bray Wyatt ‘sabotaged’ in WWE by two big names
To say that ‘The Fiend’ Bray Wyatt’s release from his WWE contract today was a shocking and surprising move within the WWE universe would be an understatement, as not only fans, but also those internally have been thrilled with him. movement. Did Vince McMahon ‘save’ Bray Wyatt from the launch?
Bray Wyatt’s release came today at the behest of Nick Khan due to what are known as ‘budget cuts’ within the company. Still, this move is shocking given the fact that Wyatt was one of the company’s biggest merchandise salesmen and had invested heavily in his character.
Ringside News reports that a new report from PWInsider indicates that while the finger is being pointed at Nick Khan, the WWE president for this surprising move, one can also see the relationship between Vince McMahon and Bray Wyatt developing ‘hot and cold ‘.
Vince McMahon also recently leaked this bold claim from Ted Turner. According to the report itself: “Others noted that Wyatt and Vince McMahon’s relationship behind the scenes was very hot and cold at times and that McMahon has given Khan the ability to run things far more than anyone else has been able to. achieve historically, for what there is probably less of a rejection of the idea of removing a big money contract from the ledger. “