Kurt Angle has discussed his desire to face John Cena and the possibility of having one last match.
On the August 29 edition of WWE Raw, Kurt Angle returned to the promotion in his hometown of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
The Olympic gold medalist has not competed inside the square circle since WrestleMania 35 in 2019, when he lost a retirement match to Baron Corbin.
speaking on Wrassingh showAngle was asked if he was itching to get back in the ring.
“No, no. It’s just that, in pro wrestling, anything is possible and maybe down the road, I’m itching to do it again. I just don’t have it and I don’t want it now.” , but you never know. You wait a few years after knee replacement surgery, see how you feel, and if it happens, it happens. If it doesn’t, it doesn’t matter.”
The WWE Hall of Famer recently underwent double knee replacement surgery in May.
Asked if he would still like to have his last match against John Cena, Angle explained:
“John, I still think he’s still in his prime. I would definitely say John Cena. The reason I’m 53, I’m not the same athlete I was when I was 33. When I retired So it was because I had lost a step and I didn’t want fans to remember I was the person I was in the ring when I returned to WWE. I wanted them to see me as that person. Remember Roop who was at his peak who was literally the best wrestler in the world. Knowing that John is still at his peak, I know he can take me through a match.”
In the same interview, Kurt Angle discussed the possibility of a non-wrestling partnership with WrestleMania 39.
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