Batista World Heavyweight Title

In case you had been in a random UK resort again in late-2005, you simply may’ve seen one of many strangest shoot fights ever.

WWE’s roster had been staying there, and so had been some kickboxers on the town for a contest. On his ‘One thing To Wrestle With‘ podcast, Bruce Prichard reminisced a few brawl so wild the police had been referred to as to interrupt issues up.

Prichard did admit that his aspect of the story comes from the WWE guys, so it is doubtless a bit biased. Nevertheless, he does recall listening to from some others that the professional wrestlers “just about dominated” the MMA crew and “took them down” earlier than cops arrived to cease the preventing.

Bruce mentioned issues acquired heated within the resort bar between each events, and all that testosterone was going to boil over as soon as alcohol was added to the equation. Just a few hours later, Batista was reportedly taking down former kickboxing champion Kash Gill and large males had been flying round in every single place.

That needed to be terrifying or exhilarating (or each) for patrons staying on the resort. WWE’s roster “manhandled and restrained” the MMA lads till police restored order.

Someplace, Vince McMahon was in all probability loving each second.