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Booker T Talks About Making a Comeback to the Ring, What He Misses Most and More
By Marc Middleton
Sep 18, 2013 - 9:25:23 PM

- WWE Hall of Famer Booker T spoke with The New Strait Times and was asked if he would want to make a comeback to the ring.

"I wouldn’t call it a comeback (laughs). I’m semi-retired and to work around these schedules that the younger wrestlers and the divas (applies to the female talent, whether as wrestlers, managers or ring announcers) is rough. It’s a young man’s sport. I don’t want to be one of those wrestlers who still holds on to the past, hearing all the roars from the crowd. Royal Rumble is cool, I can do it once a year but to do it every day or week is tough. It’s time for me to step aside."

Booker also revealed what he misses the most now that he's semi-retired:

"I don’t miss wrestling, but I miss performing. You know, going out and amazing everybody and feeling that adrenaline rush. I performed in front of soldiers in Iraq in 2003 and the temperature was 40°C. And when you strap on your gear and with the adrenaline pumping, it feel more like 80°C. I’ll miss that. If it’s not for the exhausting travels, I could do wrestling for another 10 more years (laughs)."

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