Chris Jericho recently took to Twitter to engage with fans and discuss some pro wrestling topics. During his online interaction, Jericho addressed a dream matchup between himself and the late Macho Man Randy Savage, expressing his admiration for the wrestling legend.

A fan tweeted about the missed opportunity of a potential match between Jericho and Savage during their time in WCW. Jericho acknowledged the sentiment, revealing his own desire to have worked with Savage. Jericho referred to Savage as one of his heroes, highlighting the respect and admiration he held for the iconic wrestler.

“Man I wish I would’ve gotten to work with Randy. One of my heroes for sure.”

In a separate exchange, a fan raised the topic of Savage’s reputation for being difficult to work with. Jericho provided different perspective, sharing his personal experience with Savage backstage.


According to Jericho, Savage was always kind to him, countering the notion of any difficulties in their interactions. This insight into their professional relationship showcased the respectful and positive encounters Jericho had with Savage during their shared time in the wrestling industry.

“He was always nice to me!”

Jericho’s Twitter interactions shed light on the deep respect and admiration wrestlers have for each other, even when certain opportunities never materialize. His remarks regarding Savage underscore the profound impact the Macho Man had on Jericho as a wrestling icon.

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Steve Carrier

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