Bruno recently spoke about Hulk Hogan, Steve Austin and Ric Flair in a negative light during an interview on “Inside the Ropes.” Sammartino said Hogan was not a good WWE Champion and that his reputation was all about publicity, while he said that Austin’s “vulgar mouth” destroyed any good he may have done. He called Ric Flair “a first-class pathetic idiot” and described an incident between them where Flair ducked out rather than deal with Sammartino. You can check out the audio of his appearance below:
Bruno Leopoldo Francesco SammartinoBirthdate: 10/06/1935
Weight: 265 Ib
Sammartino held the WWWF World Heavyweight Championship for over 11 years (4040 days) across two reigns, the first of which is the longest single reign in the ...