The WWE has been home to some of the greatest legends in the history of Professional Wrestlin; such as Hulk Hogan, Bob Backlund, and the Rock. However, probably the most celebrated athlete in WWE History? Former Olympic gold medalist, Kurt Angle. Angle has recently spoken about a match he would want if he ever made a return to the WWE ring.
For those who don’t remember, at WrestleMania XIX, Kurt Angle put his WWE championship on the line against Brock Lesnar. The match is highly regarded as one of the greatest matches in WrestleMania History.Lesnar earned a title shot by winning the Royal Rumble.
Brock Lesnar is a professional wrestler, and also a mixed martial art fighter who was won championships all over the world. He has been a UFC Heavyweight Champion, not to mention the fact that he has won the WWE Championship four times in his WWE career. Kurt Angle’s career, however, is just as good as Brock Lesnar’s, if not better. Winning a Gold Medal in the 1996 Olympics in Freestyle Wrestling, he was one of the biggest names of the WWE’s legendary “Attitude Era.” WWE has shown interest in signing back Kurt Angle, so we shall see if the Kurt will come back to the WWE, or whether he will end his career on the independent circuit.
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