New details have emerged regarding the backstage confrontation between Brock Lesnar and Matt Riddle that took place at the WWE Royal Rumble.
It was originally reported by Pro Wrestling Sheet that the two former MMA fighters had an altercation together during the Royal Rumble PPV.
Alex McCarthy of TalkSPORT has now provided further details on the situation. It has been reported that it was Brock Lesnar who approached the NXT Superstar backstage, grabbing his shoulder to get Riddle’s attention.
According to the report, Lesnar said: “Kid, you might as well stop saying my name and tagging me in sh*t because you and I will never work together. Ever.”
Matt Riddle is said to have attempted to talk with the WWE Champion when they first encountered each other but didn’t get chance to. Brock Lesnar made his point and then kept it moving, while Riddle stayed his usual, calm self, with tensions reportedly never getting too high or intense.
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