Hilarious Tribute to Late WWE Superstar on NXT Deadline, Who Defeated Brock Lesnar in 2004 Made Fans Go Crazy

Published 12/11/2022, 6:30 AM EST

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Every wrestler has a unique personality that stands him out from the rest. One such legendary wrestler in WWE had a persona of lying, stealing, and cheating in the ring. Interestingly, this gimmick of his was loved by all. He is also recognized for defeating huge wrestlers like Brock Lesnar. Any guesses, about who we are talking about?

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Yes, we are remembering the great Eddie Guerrero, one who left the ring and world at an early age. However, he still holds a place in every WWE fan’s heart. This is proved in the recent match.

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Watching a hilarious incident during the match, fans couldn’t resist but recalled the gimmicks of the late wrestler. His proud catchphrase must be echoing in the ears of WWE fans. 

Fans still remember Eddie Guerrero, the trickster

As we know, Guerrero came from a family of wrestlers. Despite his career being cut short, he was considered one of the most influential wrestlers of all time. With time, he created his own style that became an identity for him. Everyone started recognizing him for his way of cheating.

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Coming to the present world, the recent WWE NXT has some similar visuals to offer the audience. In the ring, the same trick as Guerrero’s was executed by Kit Wilson, Elton Prince, Kofi Kingston, and Xavier Woods. 

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After encountering the same strategies as Eddie Guerrero, it felt like the wrestlers were paying tribute to the legend. This forced the fans to share their emotions in the same. They took to the internet to give some hilarious comments. 

Besides that, many fans remembered Eddie and his gimmicks. 

The fans also recalled some of the specific matches off Eddie and considered them among the peak WWE moments. 

Everyone felt that Eddie would have been proud if he could witness the young wrestlers doing the same stuff as him.

The WWE Universe enjoyed the spot very much.

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The WWE fans would know that Guerrero was also called ‘Latino Heat,’ because of his gimmicks. In addition, he also had his popular catchphrase, which people still remember. He used to proudly say, “I Lie! I Cheat! I Steal!”

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During his peak phase in wrestling, he defeated several great names in WWE. He also defeated Brock Lesnar to win his only WWE Championship at No Way Out PPV in 2004. Besides this, he was one top wrestlers of the SmackDown brand. 

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But being WWE fans, we won’t forget Eddie or his popular trick of cheating in the ring. We will always cherish it.

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Aditi Malhotra

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Aditi is a WWE writer at EssentiallySports. Being a Journalism graduate, she has sound experience in news writing and digital marketing. She is an enthusiastic writer and an aspirational director as well.
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