WWE Hall Of Famer Booker T talked about the length of his contract with Vince McMahon's federation and his retirement from the action in the ring. Booker T has had a very successful career. He first made a name for himself in WCW, initially as part of the Harlem Heat, which is the tag team with his brother Stevie Ray.
The two also won WCW duo titles ten times. After the pair split, Booker T went on to have great singles success, winning the WCW title five times. During his time in WWE, Booker T won the heavyweight title as King Booker following his 2006 King Of The Ring victory.
He was inducted into the 2013 Hall Of Fame as a single and then in 2019 as a duo in the 'Harlem Heat with Stevie Ray.
Booker T: "I'll never stop fighting in WWE"
Speaking with Culture Map in Houston, Booker T spoke about his contract with WWE, revealing that there are still years to go: "My relationship with WWE has never been better than it is today.
My agreement with them will last several more years. I'm out and about doing kickoff shows for all ppv events. Sometimes I lead RAW Talk and Talking Smack but WWE involves me in many other projects. " On his retirement from the WWE rings: "I'll never stop fighting.
I'll do it until I can't move my legs anymore. Wrestlers never retreat. If I get a chance to bounce in the ring like a kid again, I'll catch that one." opportunity whenever possible. I will not withdraw from the square until I have reached six feet.
" On a fighter who can grow more than anyone on the WWE roster: "Austin Theory is young, but when he gets in the ring his performances are always excellent. He gets better every day. So as for a guy who can move on to the next level, he's one of them."