Logan Paul at Crown Jewel and WWE’s rich history of celebrity clashes


Logan Paul, Johnny Knoxville and Kim Kardashian have all appeared at WrestleMania (Image: WWE)

This weekend, Logan Paul seems to be to make historical past as he faces Roman Reigns for the Undisputed WWE Common Championship at Crown Jewel.

The controversial social media sensation – who is continuous a protracted historical past of celebrities crossing over into the wrestling world – will look to construct on his brother Jake’s win over Anderson Silva on Saturday evening by claiming the world title in Saudi Arabia in what might be simply his third ever match.

He’s already made waves by beating The Miz in July at SummerSlam simply months after they teamed up in a profitable effort over Rey and Dominik Mysterio at WrestleMania.

There’s an opportunity he may need some well-known backup too, with WWE boss Triple H suggesting Jake could possibly be in Saudi for the bout, providing some assist as Logan faces a tall process coping with Roman Reigns and the remainder of the Bloodline.

Triple H stated: ‘Undoubtedly Roman can have your complete Bloodline with him which might make one surprise if Logan can have his very well-known brother Jake Paul – contemporary off his win in opposition to Anderson Silva – in his nook to assist even the percentages.’

Listed below are some extra memorable bodily and verbal clashes between celebrities and WWE superstars…

Jon Stewart prices John Cena the WWE World Heavyweight Title and United States Champion (2015)

Each day Present host Jon Stewart shocked WWE followers world wide throughout an enormous winner takes all title match at SummerSlam 2015 when he made a visitor look in direction of the top of the Seth Rollins vs. John Cena bout.

Stewart took out Cena with a metal chair, which resulted in Rollins turning into the WWE World Heavyweight and United States Champions, all as a result of Stewart wished to guard Ric Aptitude’s WWE Championship report.

This not solely brought on an enormous uproar within the crowd, however Cena had one thing to say about it following the struggle, and completed his row with Stewart by hitting him with the Perspective Adjustment.

Johnny Knoxville beats Sami Zayn at WrestleMania (2022)

After being eradicated by Sami Zayn on this yr’s Royal Rumble, Johnny Knoxville was on the lookout for revenge as the pair’s rivalry heated up, all constructing to an Something Goes Match at WrestleMania 38.

What adopted was a masterclass in leisure, and whereas the now-Honorary Uce took the higher hand at occasions, the Jackass star used every part from a bowling ball and an enormous hand to Celebration Boy and Wee Man to get the win.

Hopefully, like Logan and Dangerous Bunny, it’s not the final we’ve seen of Knoxville in a WWE ring.

Kim Kardashian will get interrupted throughout WrestleMania internet hosting gig (2008)

Throwing it again to 2008, Kim Kardashian made an look at WrestleMania 24 because the host, and she or he appeared backstage hyping up the Cash within the Financial institution ladder match.

Nonetheless, it was not easy crusing for Kim, as WWE famous person Mr. Kennedy interrupted her mid-flow, proclaiming that he can be victorious in his upcoming match.

That is nonetheless such a surreal clip to look again on…

Dangerous Bunny’s efficiency turns bitter at Royal Rumble (2021)

Truthfully, there are many picks right here in relation to Dangerous Bunny in WWE, however let’s throw it again to the place all of it started when he appeared on the Royal Rumble to carry out his hit Booker T.

The Miz and John Morrison ended up on the flawed aspect of the Grammy Award-winner, who laid them out with a diving splash, and went onto workforce with Damian Priest to beat the duo at that yr’s WrestleMania.

Earlier this yr, he was a visitor entrant within the males’s Royal Rumble solely to get laid out by Brock Lesnar – and it’s solely a matter of time till we see him within the ring once more.

Mike Tyson will get concerned at WrestleMania 14

One among boxing’s biggest and most intimidating champions, Mike Tyson, made his WWE debut serving because the particular enforcer within the showdown between Shawn Michaels and ‘Stone Chilly’ Steve Austin, inflicting a media circus to encompass The Present of Exhibits in 1998.

The Baddest Man on the Planet – who later grew to become a Corridor of Famer – returned to WWE in 2010 because the visitor host of Uncooked and later went head-to-head with Triple H and HBK to safe victory together with tag workforce associate Chris Jericho.

He’s stayed concerned with wrestling over time, and together with reigniting a feud with Jericho in AEW.

Arnold Schwarzenegger and Joe Manganiello face off in opposition to the Miz (2014)

Internet hosting Monday Night time Uncooked, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Joe Manganiello joined Hulk Hogan on stage, to try to persuade him to incorporate them in that yr’s Andre the Big Battle Royal.

Earlier than they may end, they have been interrupted by the Miz, who proceeded to face off in opposition to the three within the ring, asserting his authority and trying to ship them packing.

It was clear the A-Lister had bitten off greater than he might chew, when he was shoved by Manganiello, punched by Schwarzenegger and despatched hovering out of the ring by Hogan.

WWE Crown Jewel airs Saturday (November 5) at 4pm on the WWE Community.

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