Despite that, there is some concern relating to his ability to go shot-for-shot with WWE Champion CM Punk at the Royal Rumble.
The Rock's conditioning was in no way a question mark when he was a full-time WWE superstar, but it's fair to wonder if he can effectively wrestle a fifty percent-hour match in his current problem. Though his match with John Cena at WrestleMania XXVIII was strong, it fell short of the expectations that many fans had for it.
One particular of the reasons was that The Rock struggled to keep his wind through the contest.
Even though The Rock had wrestled at Survivor Sequence in anticipation of his WrestleMania match, it was a tag-staff bout, and Cena carried a lot of the load for him. He arrived away from that celebration looking great, but he wasn't really tested.
The big stage of WrestleMania towards Cena is the place The Rock really necessary to sparkle, and though I wouldn't say that he ashamed himself or even carried out badly, it was straightforward to explain to that he hadn't wrestled a singles match in 8 many years.
It is critical to notice, even so, that The Rock did endure an injuries for the duration of his match with Cena. According to WrestlingInc.com, The Rock unveiled that he tore his proper hamstring when Cena carried out his signature leading-rope Fameasser, but he nonetheless managed to end the match.
That likely contributed to his struggles in a major way, although the simple fact that there had been so many rest holds pointed that he was exhausted as nicely.
Now that The Rock is aware his restrictions, however, he is far better well prepared to have a