Originally published at https://www.postwrestling.com/2019/02/15/rewind-a-wai-30-wwe-king-of-the-ring-2002/
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John Pollock and Wai Ting review WWE King of the Ring 2002 featuring The Undertaker vs. Triple H for the WWE Undisputed Championship and the finals of the King of the Ring tournament.
We discuss Stone Cold Steve Austin’s departure from the WWE just days before the show, The Rock’s subsequent return, the rise of Brock Lesnar, Hulk Hogan’s 2002 run, Eddie Guerrero and more from a very eventful week in combat sports history.
This edition of the Rewind-A-Wai is presented by Espresso Executive Producer, Matthew Winter.
Watch the full show on the WWE Network here.
WWE King of the Ring
Sunday, June 23rd, 2002
*WWE Undisputed title: The Undertaker (c) vs. Triple H
*King of the Ring finals
*Hulk Hogan vs. Kurt Angle
*Ric Flair vs. Eddie Guerrero
*WWE Women’s title: Trish Stratus (c) vs. Molly Holly
*WWE Cruiserweight title: The Hurricane (c) vs. Jamie Noble
*KOTR semi-finals: Chris Jericho vs. Rob Van Dam
*KOTR semi-finals: Brock Lesnar vs. Test
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