With the event now only four days away, WWE continues to make announcements regarding this year’s Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony.
WWE announced today that Big Show will induct Mark Henry into the WWE Hall of Fame on Friday, April 6, in New Orleans, Louisana during WrestleMania 34 Week.
Here is the full announcement:
Big Show to induct Mark Henry into the WWE Hall of Fame
It is a titanic task to induct The World’s Strongest Man into the WWE Hall of Fame. So, who better to handle the duties than The World’s Largest Athlete? Big Show will have the honor of welcoming Mark Henry into the WWE Hall of Fame during the 2018 Induction Ceremony this Friday, April 6, streaming live on WWE Network at 8 ET/5 PT.
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The two titans have engaged in numerous battles over the years, including an epic rivalry over the World Heavyweight Championship in 2011. Outside the ring, the two veterans have become close friends. Their strong bond makes Big Show the perfect man for the task of inducting Henry.
“I’ve spent a lot of time going up and down the road with Mark Henry,” Big Show told WWE.com. “I’ve had battles with him, and I know what kind of a human being and community leader he is. I can’t think of anyone more deserving of the WWE Hall of Fame. It is my honor to induct my friend.”
How will Big Show pay tribute to his friend and former rival? Find out during the 2018 WWE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, streaming live on WWE Network this Friday at 8 ET/5 PT.
The updated 2018 Hall of Fame lineup is as follows:
* Goldberg (inducted by Paul Heyman)
* The Dudley Boyz (inducted by Edge & Christian)
* Ivory (inducted by Molly Holly)
* Jeff Jarrett (inducted by Road Dogg)
* Hillbilly Jim (inducted by Jimmy Hart)
* Warrior Award recipient Jarrius “JJ” Robertson (award presented by Dana Warrior)
* Mark Henry (inducted by Big Show)
* Kid Rock