Updated March 2nd, 2024 at 14:10 IST

ICONIC CLASH: The Rock reveals WrestleMania 40 showdown with groundbreaking twist for Cody Rhodes

The Rock sets WrestleMania 40 match with unique stipulation for Cody Rhodes, promising a truly groundbreaking showdown in the wrestling world.

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The Rock & Roman Reigns face off | Image: WWE

The Rock Unveils WrestleMania 40 Plans: A Game-Changing Proposal:In a spectacular change of events, The Rock, one of WWE's most recognisable personalities, announced his plans for WrestleMania 40, igniting the wrestling world. In response to Cody Rhodes' challenge for a one-on-one contest at Elimination Chamber, The Great One made a counteroffer that had the potential to rewrite WrestleMania history.

The Counteroffer: A Tag Team Showdown

Rather of accepting Cody Rhodes' challenge for a singles contest, The Rock pitched a massive tag team match for WrestleMania 40 Night One. The Rock, along with his cousin Roman Reigns, challenged Cody Rhodes and Seth Rollins, referring to the latter as the "walking clown face emoji," to a high-stakes tag team battle.

Stipulations Set: Bloodline Rules

The Rock, nevertheless, didn't stop there. He introduced a major condition to the match that will directly affect WrestleMania 40 Night 2's main event. The Bloodline group would not meddle with Cody and Roman Reigns' big event on Night 2 if Cody Rhodes and Seth Rollins prevailed. But if The Rock and Roman Reigns prevailed, the main event would become a "Bloodline Rules" battle, intensifying the feud even more.

As befitting his personality, The Rock added drama and humour to the proposition, offering humorous match possibilities. The Great One delighted the crowd with his signature humour and charm, whether he was sitting ringside with his buddy Pat McAfee, acting as the referee, or singing the national anthem as Solo Sikoa did.


Roman Reigns asked The Rock to recognise him as his Tribal Chief in a very moving moment. The Brahma Bull, surprisingly, complied, strengthening the tie between the two relatives and enhancing the emotional richness of their connection.

WrestleMania 40 Night 1's main event looks to be set in motion, even if Cody Rhodes has until next week to answer The Rock's proposition. Fans across the world are becoming more and more excited about WrestleMania 40 as the stage is set for a titanic match between two great groups.


In conclusion, WrestleMania 40 now has a new dimension with The Rock's revolutionary idea, which also sets the stage for an incredible evening of drama and action in the professional wrestling industry.


Published March 2nd, 2024 at 11:23 IST