Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson sends a heartfelt message to Triple H to celebrate his 25 years success with the WWE.
Triple H, an abbreviation of his former wrestling name Hunter Hearst Helmsley, made his debut on April 30 1995.
A year after Tripe H made his debut, The Rock entered the stage, making his debut against Triple H at Survivor Series 1996.
Triple H is now WWE’s executive vice president of global talent strategy and development having won 14 world championships.
Also running WWE’s third brand, the NXT and also coming out of retirement for some wrestling events.
In an interview with The Bump, Johnson gave a heart-warming tribute to his friend.
“I am honoured to send you this message, my friend, to help celebrate and help honour you at 25 years, of not only being a part of the WWE but 25 years of being the WWE.
“And man, I have, like you, we are lucky boys to have the career that we have had in our world that we love.
“I’ve got to tell you, man, from the time I first got into the company, you, from my very first match in Survivor Series at The Garden,” referencing Johnson’s debut.
“You were so good to me, so welcoming to me then, but also I knew of everybody in the locker room, that there was a hunger in your eyes.
“I knew that we were going to be competitors, and we were going to compete and work our asses off, and that’s exactly what we did, and that’s exactly why we jelled together, why we had incredible chemistry,” Johnson spoke of the five-time World Champion.
“It’s in your DNA, it’s as if you were born into the business, and in some other lifetime, you were.
“This is why we’re kindred spirits. So congratulations on such an amazing 25 years. I look forward to the next 25 years.
“Thank you for being a friend, thank you for being a brother. Again, I love you, man. Happy 25th. Amazing, amazing. Love you brother.”
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