Hulk Hogan Relives His Iconic WrestleMania Match With André the Big
We’re, in fact, speaking about Hulk Hogan‘s face off in opposition to André the Big at WrestleMania III. And, in an unique chat with E! Information, Hulk (born Terry Bollea) revealed simply how vital that match was in wrestling historical past.
As WWE followers nicely know, the 1987 match is now thought of a pinnacle second for the wrestling business. Why? Nicely, the match featured the then World Heavyweight Champion taking up the over seven-foot tall performer in entrance of a record-breaking viewers. So, it is no surprise Hulk remembers the duel prefer it was yesterday.
“, WrestleMania I turned out OK, WrestleMania II turned out OK. None of us misplaced our homes or our investments, although we wager the farm on the whole lot to work,” Hulk recalled to E! Information. “However, when WrestleMania III got here alongside, we had rented the constructing, the Silverdome, they usually referred to as us.”
Per Hulk, they had been inspired to cancel WrestleMania III because the date was sandwiched in between two different high-profile occasions.