The Rock returned on the September 15, 2023 episode of WWE SmackDown, and Austin Theory had the rare honor of entering the ring with The Great One, and the duo exchanged verbal exchanges. The segment ended with The Brahma Bull and Pat McAfee celebrating after delivering people’s elbows to Theory.
because WWE Has he chosen Theory to be the man to take on the Hollywood star in this potential one-off return? The two-time US champion could have been given the ‘rub’ by a great legend as part of his potential path to a breakthrough into the superstar scene.
Perhaps it was due to his unique experience in segments with big stars like Stone Cold Steve Austin, John Cena, Edge, Brock Lesnar, Roman Reigns and even Tyson Fury at such a young age.
Whatever the reason, it is clear that the company has a lot of confidence in the young man and that he feels comfortable in the ring against these giants.
Having earned the Stunner, People’s Elbow, Spear, F5, 619 and STF, the former Mr. Money In The Bank will have to keep his head spinning next time the likes of The Undertaker and Randy Orton appear.
Austin Theory and Grayson Waller appear destined for great things in WWE
The show that started with Austin Theory vs. The Rock ended with Grayson Waller hosting John Cena on his talk show.
The Australian fared slightly better than his teammate, avoiding defeat by the 16-time world champion. Instead, he watched the chaos that erupted between Cinenation leader Solo Sekoa and Jimmy Uso.
“Social media guru. Falls down a lot. Freelance coffee fanatic. Tv enthusiast. Gamer. Web lover. Unapologetic troublemaker.”