Shane McMahon has been a student of Renzo Gracie for over eight years and is working with the Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt in preparation for his upcoming bout against The Undertaker at WrestleMania 32 on April 3, 2016.
WrestleMania 32 takes place on April 3, 2016 at AT&T Stadium in Dallas, Texas, and the annual WWE blockbuster will feature a “Hell in a Cell” match between The Undertaker and Shane McMahon.
The 46-year-old son of WWE owner and chairman, Vince McMahon, returned recently after a six-year absence on “Monday Night Raw” in Detroit, Michigan. If “Shane-O-Mac” prevails at WrestleMania 32, he takes over control of the organization’s flagship program.
McMahon was known as a crazy risk taker during his heyday and for being fearless and at times reckless in regards to his own safety, but he had to get back into shape before his return and upcoming match. It turns out he’s been working with two martial artists who are well known throughout the world of MMA: Renzo Gracie and Phil Nurse.
Spent the morning @WATNYC with @AjarnPhilNurse and the evening with Rolles and @RenzoGracieBJJ. #WrestleManiaSeason pic.twitter.com/sMN6O1wpXu
— Shane McMahon (@shanemcmahon) March 19, 2016
Gracie was a guest on “The Countdown” recently on SiriusXM RUSH and he explained to hosts Michael Bisping and Luis J. Gomez that McMahon has been a student of his for years.
“In reality Shane trained with us for over eight years,” said Gracie. “He’s been training with us for a long time and then they moved for a few years and this period he had to be away for a few years and then he came back. And he is in the best shape of his life. I couldn’t believe the shape that he is in. He’s been training a lot of muay ….View full article
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