The Pro Wrestling Stories Podcast

The Rock vs. Hulk Hogan - The Real Story

May 11, 2020 ProWrestlingStories.com Season 1 Episode 5
The Pro Wrestling Stories Podcast
The Rock vs. Hulk Hogan - The Real Story
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The Pro Wrestling Stories Podcast
The Rock vs. Hulk Hogan - The Real Story
May 11, 2020 Season 1 Episode 5
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The Rock vs Hulk Hogan, “Icon vs. Icon”. An attendance record-shattering 68,237 fans jam-packed Toronto’s storied SkyDome to bear witness the absolute best from two generations. When the two stood face-to-face and the electricity from the crowd and the flashes of camera light illuminated the space all around them, it was quite evident that one of the greatest matches in WrestleMania history was about to take place. The classic staredown, the look to the crowd. The throng of people were behind both stars, but mostly Hulk Hogan. The first lock up. Hogan shoves Rock down. The crowd cheers heartily for the villain. What a reaction. It was only the beginning. But the match did not go according to plan.

Follow along with the article! Click here to read "The Rock vs Hulk Hogan at WrestleMania X8 – The Real Story" on Pro Wrestling Stories.

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Show Notes

The Rock vs Hulk Hogan, “Icon vs. Icon”. An attendance record-shattering 68,237 fans jam-packed Toronto’s storied SkyDome to bear witness the absolute best from two generations. When the two stood face-to-face and the electricity from the crowd and the flashes of camera light illuminated the space all around them, it was quite evident that one of the greatest matches in WrestleMania history was about to take place. The classic staredown, the look to the crowd. The throng of people were behind both stars, but mostly Hulk Hogan. The first lock up. Hogan shoves Rock down. The crowd cheers heartily for the villain. What a reaction. It was only the beginning. But the match did not go according to plan.

Follow along with the article! Click here to read "The Rock vs Hulk Hogan at WrestleMania X8 – The Real Story" on Pro Wrestling Stories.

ProWrestlingStories.com, your daily source of nostalgia and a peek behind the curtain wall of wrestling’s past!

Looking to kill some more time? Click here to choose from over 500 great wrestling stories!

Follow Pro Wrestling Stories on Facebook: @prowrestlingstories, Twitter: @pws_official, Instagram: @prowrestlingstories, and on YouTube: @prowrestlingstoriespodcast.

Follow Chris Toplack (host/producer): @christoplack, Cory Rivard (host/video editor): @coryrivard, and JP Zarka (executive producer/"the man behind the curtain"): @jpzarka.

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