Wrestling icon Ric Aptitude is launching a brand new podcast, Sports activities Illustrated has discovered.
Aptitude will staff up with Mark Madden on the brand new Ric Aptitude Wooooo Nation present. Aptitude and Madden have a relationship and rapport that stretches throughout 5 a long time. Madden—the longtime Pittsburgh sports activities character—additionally had a run as an on-air commentator for World Championship Wrestling. The present will focus closely on professional wrestling whereas additionally discussing the highest tales in sports activities. Its debut episode will probably be launched on Nov. 17.
After mutually parting methods with WWE in August, Aptitude had an lively stretch to finish the summer season. He made his shock debut later that month in AAA, working the nook for future son-in-law Andrade as he wrestled towards Kenny Omega at Triplemanía. Aptitude additionally returned to the NWA for the primary time in additional than a decade, reducing an in-ring promo at NWA 73 again on the Chase Park Plaza in St. Louis. He has not been as seen because the episode of Vice’s Darkish Aspect of The Ring concerning the “Aircraft Trip from Hell” aired in September. Within the documentary, one of many flight attendants on board said that Flair sexually harassed her. (Aptitude has denied all allegations.) It’s not but identified whether or not that notorious flight will probably be mentioned on the brand new podcast.
Aptitude’s new present will probably be hosted by Podcast Warmth. The channel can be launching a second podcast this month, Tales with Brisco and Bradshaw, hosted by Gerald Brisco and John “Bradshaw” Layfield.