One of the major events of World Wrestling Entertainment, WWE Raw goes live not only from the New York City but from Madison Square Garden. This is one of the most anticipated events for the wrestlers and the fans alike. To add more excitement, WWE Hall of Famer, Stone Cold Steve Austin himself, is featured in this episode of RAW.
Austin is recently seen very active in front of the media and participating in several events and interviews. This can be easily related to the promotion of both Raw and his new USA talk show, Straight Up Steve Austin. He is also caught speaking to Sports Illustrated. In this conversation, Stone Cold shared his feelings anticipating his return to the “World’s Most Famous Arena”.
MSG it is: A Historical Comeback
Veteran wrestler, Stone Cold Steve Austin came back to WWE aired on Monday night. The comeback was all the more thrilling because the show was recorded live at Madison Square Garden.
The venue of MSG is celebrated as one of the most prestigious arenas for wrestling events. It is in fact, considered as the Mecca of WWE by the fans. Moreover, with the return of Steve Austin, in such a significant episode simply doubled the frenzy.
For the very first Raw there in several years, WWE decided to feature the Texas Rattlesnake back into the squared circle. This is indeed the time that comes once in a blue moon. Hence, WWE franchises and fans eagerly waited for the episode.
The 54-year-old wrestler, Stone Cold, has long retired from participating in active events. The last time that he wrestled was in 2003, where he was placed against the People’s Champ, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. This was the last major event engagement for Steve Austin.
Stone Cold remains one of the most influential wrestlers in the company’s history, Thus, WWE has called the legend again for the upcoming Universal Championship bout.
Talking through the Episode
On Sunday night, we have seen that the Champion Seth Rollins is successful in defending the gold ironically in a match that was scheduled against his tag team championship partner, Braun Strowman. It was the Battle of the Champions on Sunday Night.
Austin, who has been the world champion multiple times, kicked off Raw with his style followed by a stormy reception from the audience. He is also seen recalling some shelved moments from his career before he settled in this business.