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2 Best Opponents For Dean Ambrose At WrestleMania 35

Avik Das
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3.71K   //    19 Jan 2019, 22:07 IST

The Lunatic Fringe
The Lunatic Fringe

Dean Ambrose is one of the leading superstars of WWE who performs on Raw. Ambrose had an imposing feud with Seth Rollins and the former Shield members locked horns at TLC. Ambrose defeated Rollins to win his third Intercontinental title. However, he lost the title to Bobby Lashley this week when he defended the Intercontinental title in a triple-threat match.

Ambrose might get the Intercontinental rematch at Royal Rumble. Ambrose returned as a face last year and assisted Seth Rollins to win the Intercontinental title at SummerSlam. However, he turned heel and he attacked Rollins after winning the tag team titles.

Ambrose made his main roster debut in 2012 and he made a statement when he was an essential member of the Shield. He has grabbed several titles in his WWE career. He won the tag team titles twice, Intercontinental title thrice, US title once and the WWE title once. As a matter of fact, he is a Grand Slam champion.

WrestleMania 35 is less than three months away and Ambrose is likely to have a match at the biggest stage of sports entertainment. He is an impressive in-ring performer and he can produce excellent matches.

Here, we look at two superstars who could face Dean Ambrose at WrestleMania 35.

#2 Kurt Angle

Kurt Angle
Kurt Angle

Kurt Angle is one of the biggest names in WWE and he could be a great opponent for Ambrose at WrestleMania 35. Angle is considered as one of the best technical wrestlers of WWE and he produced some memorable matches at the Grandest Stage of them All.

Presently, Angle is not a regular performer, but he is expected to have a match at WrestleMania 35. Kurt Angle was a huge name before WWE signed him in 1998. He won the Olympic Gold medal in amateur wrestling.

Angle's first WWE tenure lasted eight years and he achieved plenty of success in his career. Angle has some had unforgettable rivalries in his WWE career. Angle had feuds with superstars like Stone Cold Steve Austin, Brock Lesnar, Triple H, Undertaker etc. He won the US title once, European title once, Hardcore title once, Intercontinental title once, tag team titles once and the WWE title five times.


Kurt Angle is a babyface and he could have an entertaining feud with Dean Ambrose. Angle's age has slowed down the agility in the squared circle, but he is still competent of producing excellent matches. Ambrose's stature will increase if he manages to beat the former Olympic Gold medallist at WrestleMania 35.

#1 Bobby Lashley

The current Intercontinental champion Bobby Lashley
The current Intercontinental champion Bobby Lashley

Bobby Lashley has a gigantic possibility to lock horns with Dean Ambrose at WrestleMania 35. Currently, Lashley is an integral part of the red brand as he is the current Intercontinental champion. He won his first-ever Intercontinental title by beating Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose in a triple-threat match.

Lashley made his WWE debut in 2005 and his first run was average. He has had some exciting feuds and he won two titles in the first tenure. He won the ECW title twice and the US title once.

Subsequently, WWE released him in 2008 and he earned popularity in the independent circuit. Moreover, he had a significant tenure in TNA where he won numerous titles. Lashley also started MMA career where he was successful. He fought for various promotions and he has a remarkable MMA record. Lashley has 15 wins in 17 MMA matches.

Lashley returned to WWE last year and he has had some small feuds in the second tenure. As a matter of fact, he pinned Roman Reigns clean last year, but he deserves a strong feud with a top superstar of the company. Ambrose might demand an Intercontinental title rematch at Royal Rumble and the feud might continue till WrestleMania 35. Lashley and Ambrose are capable of providing awe-inspiring rivalry. 

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