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Stone Cold Steve Austin Biography & Latest News

Stone Cold Steve Austin Biography

Steve Austin better known by his ring name "Stone Cold" Steve Austin, is a television actor, producer, and retired professional wrestler signed to WWE in a Legends deal. After, Austin decided to become a professional wrestler and enrolled at the wrestling school run by Chris Adams. Austin's run in Memphis was part of the merger between World Class and the Continental Wrestling Association out of Memphis, with the combined company known as the United States Wrestling Association. Austin left USWA after its final folding in 1990 and signed with WCW the next year. Austin wrestled for several well-known wrestling promotions such as World Championship Wrestling (WCW), Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW) and most famously, the World Wrestling Federation (WWF). Described by WWE (formerly the WWF) chairman Vince McMahon as the most profitable wrestler in the company's history. he gained significant mainstream popularity in the WWF during the mid-to-late 1990s as "Stone Cold" Steve Austin, a disrespectful, beer-drinking antihero who routinely defied McMahon, his boss. This defiance was often shown by Austin flipping off McMahon and incapacitating him with the Stone Cold Stunner, his finishing move. McMahon inducted Austin into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2009. Austin held twenty five championships throughout his professional wrestling career, and is a 6-time WWF Champion as well as the fifth Triple Crown Champion. He was also the winner of the 1996 King of the Ring tournament, as well as the 1997, 1998 and 2001 Royal Rumbles. In 2011, Steve Austin returned to WWE to host the reboot of the reality series Tough Enough.  

Stone Cold Steve Austin Latest News & Articles

UFC News: Daniel Cormier compares Conor McGregor to Stone Cold

McGregor may one day live up to Cormier's expectations if rumours of the Irish stepping inside the squared circle is true.

WWE News: Jim Ross says Stone Cold will never wrestle again

Good Ol' JR weighs in on a possible Stone Cold return.

Interview with Sheamus: "Maybe McGregor can join the Cruiserweight Division"

Former WWE Champion says Conor McGregor can join the WWE Cruiserweight Division if he decides on a professional wrestling run.

5 Return matches WWE fans would love to see

With Goldberg returning to the ring to face Brock Lesnar, could other veterans make a return to the ring?

Fake FB Wall: Goldberg gets trolled by Superstars following his WWE return

The Myth made his WWE return after 12 years and while the fans went crazy the same cannot be said about Wrestling Superstars.

5 WWE Wrestlers who have been married more than once

Sometimes, marriage and professional wrestling do not mix

WWE News: Stone Cold offers precious advice for Roman Reigns, talks about his 2001 heel turn

Steve Austin feels Roman Reigns needs to improve the manner in which he sells himself.

10 reasons why WWE is the most successful pro-wrestling company in the world

What makes this machine run so much better than everyone else?

5 Superstars Goldberg is good friends with in real life

Some superstars have a close relationship with Goldberg in real life.

Stone Cold Steve Austin's podcast: 10 best episodes

We take a look into the best podcasts of Stone Cold Steve Austin

WWE News: Big Show on his early days in WWE

The big man talks about getting punched by Austin, apologising to Vince and being bullied.

5 Reasons why John Cena is the greatest WWE Superstar of all time

Love him or hate him, you can't deny him!

5 WWE Legends you won't believe have tapped out

We take a look at 5 WWE legends who tapped out, proving that they can be made to cry for mercy.

WWE Rumours: Stone Cold and HBK to return at Royal Rumble

The Texas Rattlesnake and the Heartbreak Kid might grace the stage at Royal Rumble

WWE News: Mike Tyson comments on celebrity angles in WWE

The boxing legend appears to book celebrities better than WWE does!
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