Remarkably, Kevin Owens has solely had one world title reign in WWE.
The previous NXT champion made an on the spot affect on the primary roster after getting the call-up in 2015 and August 2016, he was the Common champion.
Finn Balor’s harm offered the window of alternative, however Owens took the ball and ran with it the most effective he may. He additionally developed a red-hot friendship with Chris Jericho throughout that point that made him the highest act on the present.
By February 2017, Owens’ reign was over and it met its demise by way of a fast loss to a returning Goldberg.
Owens hasn’t actually touched the world title scene since however when he spoke to talkSPORT this week, he admitted he’d wish to set the file straight with a second title win.
However not due to how his first reign ended, extra so due to how he wasn’t in a position to take pleasure in it the primary time round.
“I don’t actually care the way it ended,” Owens asserted. “It ended the way in which it ended they usually all have to finish sooner or later. No less than it ended for a purpose.
“There was a purpose for it ending past ‘hey, Owens isn’t doing a superb job.’ As a result of that wasn’t the case.
“Whether or not it ought to have ended that approach or not is one other dialogue altogether.
“What I imply essentially the most once I speak about I’d like to have one other Common title run to make issues proper is for myself. My mindset has modified so much since I used to be champion and again then I didn’t take the time to take pleasure in any of it.
“I used to be simply too targeted on making an attempt to make it good, make it higher, make it pretty much as good as it may be and I actually, actually didn’t take pleasure in it the way in which I ought to have,” Owens admitted.
A number of folks round Owens alerted him to the truth that he wasn’t embracing and relishing being champion like he ought to with even Vince McMahon himself providing suggestions.
“My spouse was instrumental in making me realise that. My dad and mom as properly, even guys like Shawn Michaels, Triple H and even Vince McMahon himself, they’ve all instructed me that it appeared like I forgot to take pleasure in this a part of issues and in case you’re not going to take pleasure in being the champion, then what are you going to take pleasure in on this business?
“I’d love to have the ability to get again there simply so I can take pleasure in it correctly, however we’ll see. All I can do is do my finest to remain in that story and hopefully I get to take it from Roman or someone else sooner or later.”
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