Samoa Joe has revealed more details regarding Triple H’s final WWE match.
Having retired from the company due to health issues, The Game’s final match turned out to be a tag team fight featuring Shinsuke Nakamura, Robert Roode, and Joe himself.
In a recent interview with Sports Illustrated, Joe said the match was pretty fun and the crowd enjoyed it too. The reigning Ring of Honor World Television champion even praised the WWE veteran for his illustrious career:
“It was a fun game and the crowd had a blast. Obviously he had a monster career, and it’s an honor to be part of his last game,” Joe said.
During his time as a WWE star, Joe shared the ring with some of the biggest names in the company including Rey Mysterio, Roman Reigns, Brock Lesnar, and more.
He also teamed with The Game on the 2017 Survivor Series show, representing Team RAW. The two were joined by Finn Balor, Kurt Angle and Braun Strowman.
Triple H was recently named the new Executive Vice President of Talent Relations
WWE recently confirmed that Triple H is the new Executive Vice President of Talent Relations, replacing John Laurinaitis.
According to recent reports, Laurinaitis has been embroiled in an alleged misconduct involving him and former WWE CEO/Longtime Chairman Vince McMahon.
Earlier in the year, due to his heart condition, The Game announced his retirement from in-ring action while appearing on First take. Shortly after, he appeared on the second night of WrestleMania 38 as COO of WWE and confirmed his decision.
The multiple WWE World Champion left his microphone and wrestling shoes in the ring and waved goodbye to the WWE Universe. In doing so, he concluded his illustrious career at The Grandest Stage of Them All.
Triple H was previously inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2019 as a member of the D-Generation X faction.
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