Bobby Lashley gained the WWE Championship from The Miz on an episode of RAW at the begin of March. He has since held on to the title and can defend it at WrestleMania 37.
Lashley has obtained a ton of reward from wrestling legends and followers alike. This was his first WWE Championship win ever since he began his wrestling profession sixteen years in the past.
Speaking with WWE Now India, Bobby Lashley mentioned his response to winning the WWE Championship and the way it felt like holding onto the belt. The WWE Champion stated:
“It’s one of those things you can’t prepare for mentally. You always think that when you get there, there’s certain feelings that are gonna come out, you’re gonna get excited or go crazy but when I got it, it kinda like- it was overwhelming. The first few days of being the WWE Champion were just- it was like nothing else.”
“I was getting calls from so many people that I trained with, people that I competed with, friends, family, everyone is just calling me, congratulating me, telling me that I deserved it and all of that made me feel great. It was overwhelming. It was something that it hasn’t completely sunk in yet.”
“Winning that title and finally getting it, it was just amazing and it has been an amazing feeling ever since.”
Since winning the title, Bobby Lashley has been ceaselessly featured on Monday Night RAW, week in and week out, as a dominant WWE Champion.
Bobby Lashley will defend the WWE Championship in opposition to Drew McIntyre at WrestleMania 37: Night One
Heading into 2021, Drew McIntyre was the WWE Champion till his title run was delivered to an finish at the Elimination Chamber by The Miz.
Bobby Lashley performed an integral position in the title change since he ambushed The Scottish Warrior earlier than The Miz cashed in his Money in the Bank contract.
However, not lengthy after Lashley defeated The Miz for the WWE Championship, a title match was set between Drew McIntyre and Bobby Lashley on the first night time of this yr’s WrestleMania occasion.
The upcoming conflict will mark Lashley’s second WWE Championship protection.
Drew McIntyre vs. Bobby Lashley will kick off the first night time of WrestleMania. This shall be the first WWE present to characteristic a big stay crowd in over a yr.