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Bobby Lashley wants a WrestleMania match with HUGE Hollywood star

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Wrestling superstar Bobby Lashley has recently expressed his desire for a dream match at WrestleMania. The opponent he has in mind is none other than the Hollywood heavyweight, Dave Batista.

Lashley believes that such a face-off would not only be a thrilling spectacle for the fans but also a significant draw at the box office.

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Bobby Lashley vs Batista

Lashley, a dominant force in the wrestling world, has never shied away from expressing his ambitions. In a recent interview on the Perform Podcast, he shared his thoughts on a potential match with Batista.

“Dave is definitely somebody I would love to have a match with. It would be something that would do some huge box office numbers,” he said.

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The Appeal of Batista

Batista, who last wrestled at WrestleMania 35, announced his retirement soon after his bout with Triple H. However, his popularity has only grown since then, thanks to his successful transition to Hollywood.

Lashley acknowledges this, stating, “Dave, since he’s left WWE, his whole entire career has exploded to another level.”

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A Match Made in Heaven?

Both Lashley and Batista share similar backgrounds, transitioning from wrestling to Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), which adds an extra layer of intrigue to this potential match-up.

Lashley is confident that their shared history and the unique blend of their wrestling styles would make for an exciting match.

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The Fans are the Real Winners

Despite his confidence, Lashley maintains a sportsmanlike attitude, stating, “I never say that one person is going to win in a competition like that. I’m always betting on myself, but at the end of the day, the fans would win that.”

This statement reflects his understanding that the real victory lies in providing a thrilling spectacle for the fans.

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