In Part 7 of our series The Re-Writing of Wrestlemania, we take a look at the next part of The 30 years of Wrestlemania book which has a double page regarding Mr. Wrestlemania Shawn Michaels. It lists his matches that he’s had at Wrestlemania and explains why he is dubbed Mr. Wrestlemania.
It mentions that Michaels took the WWE audience on an exhilarating ride and allowed them to share a visceral connection with their hero.
‘Shawn Michaels, with each awe-inspiring performance, reimagined the art of storytelling and cemented his legacy as one of the greatest in ring performers in the history of WWE.’
It mentions that HBK was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2011 and is still regarded as one of the best ever. WWE have given him the monitor of Mr. Wrestlemania but others have had more successful Wrestlemania so there is a debate to have.
Here is the list of matches Shawn Michaels competed in at Wrestlemania
Wrestlemania V – The Rockers vs The Twin Towers
Wrestlemania VI – The Rockers vs The Orient Express
Wrestlemania VII – The Rockers vs The Barbarian and Haku
Wrestlemania IX – vs Tatanka for the Intercontinental championship
Wrestlemania X – vs Razor Ramon in a ladder match for the Intercontinental Championship
Wrestlemania XI – vs Diesel for the WWE Championship
Wrestlemania XII – vs Bret Hart in a 60 minute Iron Man Match for the WWE Championship
Wrestlemania XIV – vs Stone Cold Steve Austin for the WWE Championship
Wrestlemania XIX – vs Chris Jericho
Wrestlemania XX – vs Triple H and Chris Benoit for the World Heavyweight Championship
Wrestlemania 21 – vs Kurt Angle
Wrestlemania 22 – vs Mr. McMahon in a No Holds Barred Match
Wrestlemania 23 – vs John Cena for the WWE Championship
Wrestlemania 24 – vs ‘The Nature Boy’ Ric Flair in a retirement match
Wrestlemania 25 – vs The Undertaker
Wrestlemania XXVI – vs The Undertaker in a Streak vs Career match
It’s up to every fans opinion on who is their true Wrestlemania but WWE will make you believe Shawn Michaels is the true Mr. Wrestlemania