Tucker reveals the original character he wanted in WWE, explains the white glove idea (Exclusive)
Tucker Knight, aka Levi Cooper, was launched from his WWE contract in April this 12 months, and the previous Heavy Equipment star answered many questions throughout his latest look on Sportskeeda Wrestling’s UnSKripted with Dr. Chris Featherstone.
Whereas Tucker spent most of his WWE run as Otis’ tag staff associate, he did endure a heel flip earlier than his launch, successfully disbanding the fan-favourite tag staff.
Tucker additionally had huge plans for his singles character, and he revealed a pitch he made to the WWE on the most recent UnSKripted. The previous WWE celebrity needed to painting the position of a heel who cherished golf and used the game’s jargon in his promos.
The previous 24/7 Champion additionally defined the concept of his gimmick’s attachment with a white glove. Tucker felt that sporting a white glove suited the nation membership persona, and anybody who touched the accent would have confronted his wrath.
“I pitched form of a rustic membership, not good man, I assume, for lack of a greater time period, you understand. I am an enormous fan of Golf, love enjoying Golf. Lot’s of issues in regards to the jargon of Golf. I might have thrown that into the promos, in the midst of issues, possibly have a white glove that is very pristine. When individuals contact it, I get very upset with them. It is one thing I pitched,” revealed Tucker.
Tucker simply needs to be himself throughout his post-WWE run
Tucker has moved on from the golf-inspired gimmick as he now needs to be himself after spending eight years within the WWE. Levi Cooper is able to hit the bottom operating, and he vowed to ‘strip the facade away.’
The 30-year-old star reminded everybody that he persistently ranked amongst the highest beginner heavyweight wrestlers within the US for a few years. Tucker is finished enjoying flashy personas as he simply intends on beating individuals up following his return to the ring.
“Ideally, you understand, what I am going for now could be going to mainly strip a whole lot of the facade away. That is why I am not attempting to go by any identify aside from Levi Cooper. Hey, that is what I’m; look me up; like for 3 years in a row, I used to be one of many high ten heavyweights in America. Like I am coming for you in a city close to you, no BS, no jean jacket, no nothing. Simply singlet, boots, like I am coming to kick some butt, and you understand that is it. Possibly the following layer on high of that for me can be a power of nature, like any person who understands the wonder and calm that nature possesses, after which when the time is important, the violence and power you can erupt forth is form of going to be the ethos of Levi Cooper in a nutshell,” Tucker added.
Whereas Tucker’s WWE profession had an abrupt finish, the previous WWE star commented on his present relationship with Otis and was confident about a reunion.
Cooper additionally spoke in regards to the speculation surrounding Mandy Rose’s cut up from his former WWE associate, ideas on AEW, and extra throughout the newest UnSKripted Q&A session.
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