The Heartbreak Kid – a Hall of Famer and main participant in the corporate’s British model – has caught wind after the legendary cricketer tuned into the programme final week on BT Sport, and prompt he may step up to problem a number of the roster alongside the actor..
Responding to the posts in a clip on the NXT UK account, he mentioned: ‘Hey, Shawn Michaels here – WWE Hall of Famer – and I’m addressing his to Freddie Flintoff and Tom Davis.
‘Now, it’s my understanding that you just gents – and rightly so, by the best way – have grow to be big followers of NXT UK. First of all, I wished to inform you how a lot on behalf of NXT UK and the entire NXT UK superstars, we thanks very a lot that you just respect our incredible present.
‘Now, also I’ve heard that right here and there that you just guys could also be fascinated with placing your toe in the water of the NXT superstars.
‘I just wanna tell you, be careful what you ask for because between you and me, I’ve received no downside delivering on that.
‘In all seriousness, someplace down the street, when hopefully our world will get again to a bit however extra normalcy, you guys can come go to us personally and see should you can actually stroll the stroll, OK?
‘You’ve completed an incredible job of speaking the discuss, and now it’s time to see the rubber meet the street.’
Murder In Successville actor Tom was buzzing on the problem, and prompt he was greater than attention-grabbing in stepping up.
He replied: ‘I’m blown away by this… Absolute legend of the sport, you finest consider @ShawnMichaels Big T talks like he walks… LETS GET IT ON BABY! (sic)’
The newest alternate comes after Flintoff – who was impressed with newcomer Ben Carter on NXT UK – prompt the pair may very well be the subsequent huge staff on the scene.
In his publish, he teased: ‘Watching wrestling NXTuk on @btsport reckon me and you @BigTomD could sort these lads out (sic)’
His A League of Their Own co-star appeared up for the problem, sharing a basic gif and including: ‘Mate I’m down with that… We’d be the dream tag staff.’
Not surprisingly, the alternate caught the eye of the WWE UK staff, who appeared to recommend the provide is there if the pair ever need to check themselves in the ring.
The firm’s official Twitter account merely responded with an envelope emoji and wrote: ‘Open invitation’.
*NXT UK airs Thursdays on WWE Network and Fridays on BT Sport.
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