In a captivating recent interview with Mike Jones of DC 101, renowned pro wrestler Drew McIntyre, affectionately dubbed "The Scottish Warrior," delved deep into his illustrious wrestling career, discussing a myriad of topics ranging from his anticipated face-off with Seth Rollins to the exhilarating atmosphere of the WWE Royal Rumble at Tropicana Field.
McIntyre expressed palpable excitement about the upcoming clash with Seth Rollins at Crown Jewel for the coveted WWE World Heavyweight Championship. Reflecting on their past encounters, McIntyre remarked, "Seth and I have always had an electric chemistry in the ring, and it's been quite some time since we've locked horns.
Having this match on such a grand stage is truly exhilarating." McIntyre also touched upon the bitter memory of being denied the World Title by The Bloodline after his last match against Roman Reigns over a year ago. Speaking about the WWE Royal Rumble's move to the sprawling Tropicana Field in Tampa, McIntyre painted an enticing picture for wrestling aficionados.
"Imagine the sheer grandeur - dazzling lights, explosive pyrotechnics, and a parade of superstars entering the ring every two minutes," he said. With both men's and women's matches on the card, the event promises relentless excitement, culminating in the ultimate reward: a chance for the victors to challenge for the heavyweight championship at the legendary WrestleMania.
"Given that it's Mania season, expect every wrestler to bring their A-game to the Rumble," McIntyre added.
McIntyre's Defining Moments
Reminiscing about his triumphant Royal Rumble win, McIntyre described it as a crowning moment in his career, highlighting the emotional rollercoaster that led him to that pinnacle.
"That ecstatic feeling, with 40,000 fans cheering and the fireworks lighting up as I pointed to the WrestleMania sign, was surreal," he shared. McIntyre also delved into his unique WrestleMania experience, where he emerged victorious against Brock Lesnar in an eerily silent arena.
"It felt like a deeply personal moment, and I'm glad it was captured on camera. It reflected every sacrifice and struggle I've undergone in my journey," he reflected. Lastly, showing a lighter side, McIntyre chuckled about his antics on the latest episode of WWE Chamber of Horrors.
"I've always been intrigued by the paranormal, and I had a bit of fun challenging one of the supposedly active ghosts. Let's just say he didn't stand a chance against me," he quipped.