The reigning National Openweight Champion and master of Muscle Mountain shocked Twitter by laying down a challenge unlike any to date: competing in weekly ironman matches.
Hammerstone has told league officials he would be willing to fight in the Arizona desert in an open environment and participate in all medical tests as long as his “Mexican prescribed treatments” are exempt.
With several wrestlers eager to get in line for a shot against the champ, league physician Dr. Sweglar quickly stepped in refusing to medically clear MLW athletes for competition during the pandemic.
However, MLW CEO Court Bauer has reportedly been impressed by Hammerstone’s tenacity and appetite for competition and promises to revisit the concept once Dr. Sweglar gives the green light for competition to recommence.
While Hammerstone may have to wait to square off against another MLW athlete, he may have found an unexpected threat in his backyard…