Connect with us

AEW

Sting Responds To Comments From Bret Hart

Published

on

Sting Vs Bret Hart Wrestling legends

‘The Icon’ Sting has responded to comments made by Bret ‘Hitman’ Hart about the time they shared in a WCW ring.

 

Sting vs. Bret Hart should have been a dream match. Two legends of opposing promotions coming together for the first time was a Starrcade or WrestleMania main event occasion.

After all, both athletes had been the face of their respective companies through the early nineties and into the onset of wrestling’s attitude era.

Sting and Bret Hart square off

However, when the pair collided in the heavy midst of the NWO ruled World Championship Wrestling, the results were somewhat unspectacular.

Instead of the company top prize – which they would briefly contest – both marvels were relegated to scrapping over the far less important WCW United States Championship and their outings reflected the meagre prize on offer as well as the treatment of Bret Hart by the booking committee.

Taking to Twitter few days ago, the AEW Superstar replied to comments made by Hart all the back in 2016 praising the legend’s abilities inside the ring.

Sting and Bret Hart square off WWE

“Sting was a class guy, just a first-rate guy. Great guy to work with. A real friend. Never saw any ounce of ego. Just a team player all the way and I always had a lot of respect for him. He really made coming to work fun.”

Brought to his attention by a fan, Sting had nothing but praise for ‘The Best There Is, The Best There Was, And The Best There Ever Will Be”:

Sting vs Bret Hart

Sting vs Bret Hart

The feeling is mutual, @BretHart. Enjoyed working with you. Great finisher! My one regret is I never got to see a Stinger cartoon from you.

Instead of treating the first bout together as a once in a lifetime occurrence, WCW simply gave it away for next to nothing on a May 26, 1998, house show in Memphis, Tennessee, before the duo clashed in a Triple Threat Tag Team Match at WCW Fall Brawl 1998 on opposing teams.

Sting WWE Transformation

Sting Character Transformation

Their first singles television bout on the October 5, 1998, edition of Nitro ended in a disappointing no contest before Hart prevailed via disqualification two weeks later and went over ‘The Stinger’ at WCW Halloween Havoc 1998 to retain the company’s United States strap.

Following a house show series which saw Sting go over ‘The Excellence of Execution’, the pair finally contested the WCW World Heavyweight Championship one year later on the October 18, 1999, with the champion Sting coming out on top.

Sting and The Undertaker

Sting has openly called for a match with Undertaker, but it looks like he’s willing to move on to AEW now

At Mayhem 1999, Hart would gain revenge for the loss by knocking Sting out of the WCW World Heavyweight Championship Tournament before defeating Chris Benoit to capture the strap. It would be the final time the pair collided in singles action.




Kevin Von Erich
AWA2 weeks ago

Kevin Von Erich Announces He’s Coming Out Of Retirement — Kevin’s opponent

hulk hogan's comeback
WWE2 months ago

Major Reason Why Hulk Hogan Deletes Infamous Tweet From 11 Years Ago

NEWS4 months ago

Halle Berry Flaunts Cleavage In Braless Jumpsuit Fans Freaking Out

NEWS4 months ago

How Prince Harry has celebrated Meghan Markle’s birthday through the years

WWE4 months ago

Prince Harry receives some very happy news on Meghan Markle’s birthday

NEWS4 months ago

Fans Are So Worried After Jessica Simpson Posts ‘Scary Skinny’ Pics From Vacation: ‘Something Is Not Right’

Royalty4 months ago

Royal Family: Check out reasons Queen Elizabeth has banned Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis from top table royal dinners

Entertainment4 months ago

Salma Hayek dazzled in wetsuit for gorgeous new photos

Entertainment4 months ago

Big Bang Theory’ Fans are sparked after Kaley Cuoco’s TikTok cool dance moves

Entertainment4 months ago

Kaley Cuoco went Pantless in her black ‘see through’ dress, Fans speechless

Entertainment4 months ago

Halle Berry turns heads in gorgeous natural ‘curls and coconuts’ in striking cut out top

Entertainment4 months ago

Ellen DeGeneres could have saved her from her ‘three marriages’, Halle berry said jokingly

Entertainment4 months ago

Bill Harder and Anna Kendrick call it a quit after a year of dating

NEWS4 months ago

Kate Middleton wore Jewelry she first worn at daughter’s christening for the princess’ first solo appearance

NEWS4 months ago

Jennifer Aniston and Courteney Cox pay emotional tribute to Friends co-star ‘Lisa Kudrow’ on her birthday

Stephanie McMahon WWE
HOME2 years ago

Stephanie McMahon Fires WWE Superstar following act of disobedience and insubordination

Paige WWE star
HOME3 years ago

Paige Reportedly Dating & Sleeping With WWE Celebrity — See Relationship Photos….

WWE Woman Star Asuka
HOME3 years ago

New Boyfriend : WWE Star Asuka Is No Longer Single — See Who Asuka Is Now Dating…

Ultimate Warrior
WWE7 months ago

Video Of Ultimate Warrior Cursing At Kids Goes Viral: Ultimate Warrior was a “phony hero”

lacey Evans beautiful photo on red
News Plus2 years ago

Is Lacey Evans Divorcing Her Husband? — Lacey Evans sent a Super Flirty Message on Twitter & It Caused Quite the Stir

Lacey Evans and Seth Rollins and Becky Lynch
HOME2 years ago

WWE’s Lacey Evans claims pregnancy for Seth Rollin — Seth Rollins the father of Lacey Evans’ next child

Lacey Evans
HOME2 years ago

Lacey Evans announces she’s Dating & Sleeping With WWE “gods” — See Lacey Evans Relationship Photos…

Stephanie McMahon Levesque wife of Triple H
Entertainment2 years ago

PHOTOS: New Information Surfaces that Bruce Prichard slept with Stephanie McMahon

Dolph Ziggler dating
WWE2 years ago

WWE Dolph Ziggler Announced His New Girlfriend — See Dating photos…

Alexa Bliss
NJPW1 year ago

Alexa Bliss Finally Announces She’s Dating WWE Celebrity — See Love Photos…

WWe Star Nia Jax
News Plus3 years ago

Nia Jax Reportedly Dating & Sleeping With WWE Idol — See Relationship Photos…

Cesaro leaving WWE
News Plus3 years ago

Cesaro Announces He’s Officially Dating WWE goddess — See Relationship Photos…

Undertaker And Brock Lesnar
WWE7 years ago

Live Update 7: WWE Says This About Brock Lesnar, The Undertaker, Stone Cold — See Details

Bret Hart on the Murder and Influence of Bruiser Brody on Professional Wrestling
AWA2 years ago

Bret Hart says José González, who stabbed and killed Bruiser Brody was an easygoing guy

Stephanie McMahon Hulk Hogan
HOME2 years ago

Hulk Hogan Reveals That Randy Savage Had A Sexual Relationship With Stephanie McMahon When She Was Just 17

Stephanie McMahon WWE
HOME2 years ago

Stephanie McMahon Fires WWE Superstar following act of disobedience and insubordination

Paige WWE star
HOME3 years ago

Paige Reportedly Dating & Sleeping With WWE Celebrity — See Relationship Photos….

WWE Woman Star Asuka
HOME3 years ago

New Boyfriend : WWE Star Asuka Is No Longer Single — See Who Asuka Is Now Dating…

Ultimate Warrior
WWE7 months ago

Video Of Ultimate Warrior Cursing At Kids Goes Viral: Ultimate Warrior was a “phony hero”

lacey Evans beautiful photo on red
News Plus2 years ago

Is Lacey Evans Divorcing Her Husband? — Lacey Evans sent a Super Flirty Message on Twitter & It Caused Quite the Stir

Lacey Evans and Seth Rollins and Becky Lynch
HOME2 years ago

WWE’s Lacey Evans claims pregnancy for Seth Rollin — Seth Rollins the father of Lacey Evans’ next child

Lacey Evans
HOME2 years ago

Lacey Evans announces she’s Dating & Sleeping With WWE “gods” — See Lacey Evans Relationship Photos…

Stephanie McMahon Levesque wife of Triple H
Entertainment2 years ago

PHOTOS: New Information Surfaces that Bruce Prichard slept with Stephanie McMahon

Dolph Ziggler dating
WWE2 years ago

WWE Dolph Ziggler Announced His New Girlfriend — See Dating photos…

Alexa Bliss
NJPW1 year ago

Alexa Bliss Finally Announces She’s Dating WWE Celebrity — See Love Photos…

WWe Star Nia Jax
News Plus3 years ago

Nia Jax Reportedly Dating & Sleeping With WWE Idol — See Relationship Photos…

Cesaro leaving WWE
News Plus3 years ago

Cesaro Announces He’s Officially Dating WWE goddess — See Relationship Photos…

Undertaker And Brock Lesnar
WWE7 years ago

Live Update 7: WWE Says This About Brock Lesnar, The Undertaker, Stone Cold — See Details

Bret Hart on the Murder and Influence of Bruiser Brody on Professional Wrestling
AWA2 years ago

Bret Hart says José González, who stabbed and killed Bruiser Brody was an easygoing guy

Stephanie McMahon Hulk Hogan
HOME2 years ago

Hulk Hogan Reveals That Randy Savage Had A Sexual Relationship With Stephanie McMahon When She Was Just 17




Trending