Dwayne Johnson has joined the WWE in 1996 and it has been since then he became known by his ring name The Rock. He is a WWE icon and one of the highest-paid actors in Hollywood. In WWE, The Rock is one of the greatest wrestlers and has had some of the best matches so far in the history of the World Wrestling Entertainment. Thus, we decided to list some of his best and most exceptional WWE matches of all time.
5. The Rock vs. Chris Jericho
This match took place at the No Mercy 2001 when both of these fighters showed one their greatest performances. Their moves throughout the match were perfect and the commentary of Jim Ross added intensity to the experience. Thanks to the involvement by Stephanie McMahon, Chris Jericho ended as the winner of this epic match.
4. “Stone Cold” Steve Austin vs. The Rock
This was one of the most intense and dramatic matches which happened on the WrestleMania XV. The fight started outside the ring and Austin’s knee landed on support girders. There have been a series of counters until “Stone Cold” picked up the victory.
3. The Rock vs. Kurt Angle vs. The Undertaker
The Vengeance 2002 triple-threat match saw one of the most epic fights of these three legends. This was the main event for the WWE Championship where each fighter dished out the other’s moves. Hence, The Rock chokeslammed The Undertaker, who then pulled off an Angle Slam. The Rock was the winner of this match.
2. The Rock vs. Hulk Hogan
The WrestleMania X8 featured one of the best matches in the history of WWE. The match was labeled ‘Icon vs Icon’ and The Rock won the match.
1. The Rock vs. “Stone Cold” Steve Austin
This battle happened at the WrestleMania 17 when the two legends faced each other for the Championship. This seemingly never-ending epic match was all about creating history. However, McMahon created a shock and teamed up with Steve Austin to defeat The Rock.