Final week, it was reported that WWE Chairman Vince McMahon had issued a brand new edict about wrestlers not being allowed to do leg slaps throughout their matches.
There was an indication that was posted on the Gorilla place concerning the leg slaps that reads, ‘don’t slap leg when kicking.’ This was directions for the primary roster. It’s believed this edict may even go for NXT expertise, however that’s not been confirmed. Additionally, there’s been rumors about WWE finning expertise for going towards the edict, however that’s additionally not been confirmed.
Leg slapping in matches has been frowned upon by some legends for many years. In numerous situations, Shawn Michaels has accomplished it for Candy Chin Music whereas Orton did it for the punt kick and Drew McIntyre for the Claymore Kick.
Michaels did an interview with the New York Submit and through it, he was requested about using leg slaps by wrestlers.
“Clearly I look again and I’m going, OK I did it. I simply did one. I’m at all times of the material, I can keep in mind after I began folks telling me too quick, an excessive amount of, too this and there’s a stability there. They had been proper in some respects and on the identical time, the enterprise additionally evolves and adjustments. Soccer isn’t performed the identical. Basketball isn’t performed the identical, so I don’t know. I’m anyone that embraces these adjustments. I really feel like someplace within the center and stability is so necessary. I admire the fashion of at the moment. I admire the athleticism of the performers of at the moment. Are they excellent? No. However neither had been we.”
Michaels additionally talked about potential NXT Girls’s Tag Group Titles, Finn Balor, Adam Cole, and extra. Take a look at the complete interview right here.