Grantland’s Sting Interview: The Icon On ‘Hearing’ The Monday Night Wars, Does A Match With Undertaker Still Appeal To Him?

Bill Pritchard

sting-wwe2k15Former WCW and TNA star Sting is featured in a new in-depth interview with Grantland.com. ‘The Icon’ talks to writer The Masked Man about how he heard about the Monday Night Wars, if a match with Undertaker still appeals to him, and much more.

You can read a few excerpts from the interview below:

Sting on not seeing much on WWE TV during the Monday Night Wars:

We had a monitor with our show happening live that we would watch and another one with Monday-night Raw. It was always on in the dressing room and in Gorilla position. Occasionally I’d watch a minute or two of what was going on, but mostly I’d hear all the talk — I would hear more than I saw.

Sting On If Facing Undertaker Would Still Appeal To Him:

Absolutely. I would love to have that match. I think for wrestling fans it’s a dream match, but really it’s been a dream match of mine for a long time, as well. I know that the streak was taken away by Brock Lesnar at this last WrestleMania, but I hope [Undertaker]’s not done. I don’t believe he is. And if he is going to be around, I’m hoping for an opportunity.

Sting On ‘Cementing’ His Legacy:

The word “cement” doesn’t mean anything. I look at my career and think, I’ve done just about everything. The only thing I haven’t done is work in the WWE. I haven’t wrestled Taker. I would like to be a part of that family before I call it quits. And here I am, at least in a video game. That’s good, but it has nothing to do with “If I retire, this is the best way to do it.” It has everything to do with the fact that this is the only thing I haven’t done.

For more with Sting, including his relationship with Ric Flair, how today’s fans might perceive him, and more, click here for the rest of the interview.

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