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GTA Online Gamer Recreates Ex-WWE Star’s Iconic Signature Move In-Game

Published 06/23/2022, 2:40 PM EDT

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GTA Online players are known for creating havoc on the in-game servers. The game is a true definition of chaos and the players seem to love doing the most random things in it. For instance, watch this player recreate an iconic WWE signature move on a pedestrian.

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So, what is this move and how iconic is it for the WWE fans?

GTA  Player pays a worthy tribute to WWE superstar Jeff Hardy in the game

Jeff Hardy was popular for his high-flying and death-defying daredevil stunts. He had a range of signature finishing moves such as the Swanton Bomb, Twist of Fate (later renamed Twist of Hate), Whisper in the Wind, Poetry in Motion, and 450 Splash.

The player in the above clip from Grand Theft Auto Online performs Whisper in the Wind on a pedestrian while jumping off a bike. When you see it clearly, the jump was orchestrated in such a manner that the Player Character would roll onto the NPC.


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Whisper in the Wind is one of the most popular moves in WWE. In the move, Hardy usually used to perform a rolling senton bomb or a corkscrew moonsault.

The fans online are reacting to this incredible WWE signature move on the NPC in GTA Online and seem to be very much amused. Let’s have a look at what they have to say about it.


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So, do you think the player was able to pull the move off correctly? Let us know in the comments.

Jeff Hardy’s iconic career as a professional wrestler

Currently signed with All Elite Wrestling (AEW), Jeff Hardy was one of the most prominent wrestlers of his time in the WWE. He was considered a daring risktaker throughout his career and along with his brother Matt Hardy, he was part of one of the greatest tag teams in professional wrestling called The Hardy Boyz.


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Hardy has tasted great success in his career with five WWE Championships, two WWE World Heavyweight Championships, and three TNA World Heavyweight Championships. He has also won many other achievements, which proves his legendary status as a wrestler.

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Written by:

Siddid Dey Purkayastha


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Siddid Dey Purkayastha is an eSports author for EssentiallySports and is currently pursuing his Bachelor of Arts degree at Christ (Deemed to be University). He has always been into gaming since the ripe age of 9 and has never looked back. Apart from his deep love for narrative-driven or campaign-based games, he enjoys casually playing online games such as Valorant, Fortnite, FIFA Ultimate Team, Warzone, and GTA Online.
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Pritam Priyedarshi