Dave Meltzer is reflecting on a moderately amusing encounter with Bas Rutten from again within the day.

Meltzer elaborated on how he as soon as needed to confront his good friend, Rutten, after he made a moderately apparent transfer on Meltzer’s spouse. The combined martial arts (MMA) {and professional} wrestling insider shared the story on episode 4 of The Insiders.

“We have been at a present in Vegas and Bas Rutten just about hit on my spouse — she was upset,” Meltzer recalled. “It was a fairly sturdy hit and he was drunk. What do you do? It’s Bas Rutten, proper? Thank God I used to be mates with Bas Rutten. I went as much as him and informed him. I’m considering, ‘I hope he remembers that we’re mates,’” Meltzer laughed. “I don’t wish to begin a struggle with him. He came visiting and apologized, ‘I’m so sorry, I really like you, Dave.’ That was it.”

“She knew Bas, she was an MMA fan. She knew precisely who he was,” Meltzer added. “It was a bizarre couple of seconds of, ‘He’s drunk and he could not keep in mind who I’m. This might be actual dangerous.’ However you gotta do what you gotta do in that sort of scenario.”

What would you do if Bas Rutten hit on your spouse?

Timestamps are under for the video above:
0:56 – Dave Meltzer and MMA
3:33 – Early Days of MMA
5:56 – How Necessary is the Meltzer Ranking?
8:21 – Are Fighters Low-Key Followers of the Media?
9:40 – Has MMA Media Misplaced Energy?
11:13 – Business Corruption
15:09 – Accusations In opposition to Dave Meltzer
18:05 – Challenges of Doing Radio
20:01 – Bas Rutten & Your Spouse
22:24 – Did WWE Fail Mauro Ranallo?
24:17 – Previous and Way forward for MMA/Professional-Wrestling
27:17 – Japan’s Affect on North America
30:45 – Shak S—t’s His Pants