Brock Lesnar Vs Chris Benoit
WWE title match. Smackdown 2003
A classic Heyman Era Smackdown match. This main event of Smackdown was Benoit’s second match of the night. I remember the IWC being livid that Benoit lost, claiming he lost all legitimacy he would ever have to win the title. Though he actual lost without losing any face. And this loss made his eventual win more meaningful when it happened. Two great technicians put on a textbook heel vs face match. Sick submission by Brock. Someone really needs to steal that move. Well deserved post match standing ovation for Benoit. So sad these two careers ended so prematurely. They would both be thriving in the modern era. BRING BROCK BACK!