With Wrestlemania 37 this coming weekend, April 10-11, the WWE has announced all the inductees for the class of 2021.
Kane, Rob Van Dam, Molly Holly, Eric Bischoff, The Great Khali, & Ozzy Osbourne are set for induction for this year’s WWE Hall Of Fame ceremony. The same night WWE will also induct last year’s class who was sidelined because of the COVID-19 pandemic. That will include The NWO featuring Hollywood Hulk Hogan, Scott Hall aka Razor Ramone, Kevin Nash aka Diesel, & Sean Waltman aka X-Pac, Brie & Nikki Bella, John Bradshaw Layfield, The British Bulldog Davey Boy Smith, Jushin “Thunder” Liger, & William Shatner.
The WWE and popular musicians and actors have gone hand-in-hand since Wrestlemania started back in 1985 and because of this The WWE each year has inducted a celebrity outside of wrestling that has contributed to the WWE in some shape, form, or fashion. The Prince Of Darkness Ozzy Osbourne has had multiple appearances with the wrestling promotion including at Wrestlemania 2 with Captain Lou Albano in the corner of the British Bulldogs when they defeated the Brutus The Barber Beefcake & Gret Valentine for the tag team championship. He has also performed during a 2007 episode of Smackdown doing “I Don’t Wanna Stop” and along with his wife Sharon have guest-hosted an episode of Monday Night Raw back in 2009.
The 2020 & 2021 Hall Of Fame induction ceremony will be tonight streaming on Peacock starting at 7pm central kicking off a jam-packed week!
Here’s the rest of this week’s lineup for WWE’s Wrestlemania 37 extravaganza:
Wednesday: Night 1 of WWE’s NXT Take Over: Stand & Deliver (on USA & streaming on Peacock)
- NXT Women’s Championship match Io Shirai (c) vs Raquel Gonzalez
- NXT United Kingdom Championship match Walter (c) vs Tommaso Ciampa
- NXT Tag Team Championship (vacant) MSK vs Grizzled Young Veterans vs Legadof del Fantasma
- Gauntlet match to determine #1 contender for the NXT North American Championship Leon Ruff, Isaiah “Swerve” Scott, Bronson Reed, Cameron Grimes, Dexter Lumis, & LA Knight. The winner takes on Johnny Gargano on night two.
Thursday: Night 2 of WWE’s NXT Take Over: Stand & Deliver (streaming only on Peacock)
- NXT Championship match Finn Bálor (c) vs Karrion Kross
- Adam Cole vs Kyle O’Reilly in an unsanctioned match
- NXT North American Championship match Johnny Gargano (c) vs night one’s gauntlet match winner
- NXT Women’s Tag Team Championship match Shotzi Blackheart & Ember Moon (c) vs The Way’s Candice LeRae & Indi Hartwell
- NXT Cruiserweight Championship latter match to unify the championship Santos Escobar vs Jordan Devlin
Friday: WWE Smackdown Live (on Fox)
- Fatal 4-Way match for the Smackdown Tag Team Championship: Dolph Ziggler & Robert Roode (c) vs The Street Profits vs Rey & Dominik Mysterio vs Otis & Chad Gable.
- The Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal with Akira Tozawa, Angel Garza, Cedric Alexander, Drew Gulak, Elias, Erik, Gran Metalik, Humberto Carrillo, Jaxson Ryker, Jey Uso, Kalisto, King Corbin, Lince Dorado, MACE, Murphy, Mustafa Ali, Ricochet, Shelton Benjamin, Shinuke Nakamura, SLAPJACK, T-Bar, & Tucker.
Saturday: Night 1 of Wrestlemania 37 (streaming only on Peacock)
- WWE Championship match Bobby Lashley (c) vs Drew McIntyre
- Smackdown Women’s Championship Sasha Banks (c) vs Bianca Belair
- Bad Bunny & Damian Priest vs The Miz & John Morrison
- Cesaro vs Seth Rollins
- Raw Tag Team Championship match The New Day (Kofi Kingston & Xavier Woods) (c) vs AJ Styles & Omos
- Steel Cage Match Braun Strowman vs Shane McMahon
- Tag Team Turmoil to earn a WWE Women’s Tag Team Championship match on Night 2: Naomi & Lana vs Mandy Rose & Dana Brooke vs The Riott Squad (Ruby Riott & Liv Morgan) vs Natalya & Tamina.
Sunday: Night 2 of Wrestlemania 37 (streaming only on Peacock)
- Universal Championship match Roman Reigns (c) vs Edge vs Daniel Bryan
- The Fiend vs Randy Orton
- Intercontinental Championship match a Nigerian Drum Fight Match Big E (c) vs Apllo Crews
- United States Championship match Riddle (c) vs Sheamus
- Kevin Owens vs Sami Zayn
- WWE Women’s Tag Team Championship match Shayna Baszler & Nia Jax (c) vs winner of the Tag Team Turmoil match from night 1