“If I’m being honest, I wanted more”: Former WWE champion Big E reveals he wanted more time with his title run

Big E, the ring name of Ettore Ewen, is now sidelined due to an injury. The professional wrestler revealed in a recent interview that he frequently wishes his reign as WWE champion had lasted a little bit longer.

The greatest dream of any wrestler signed with the biggest wrestling company in the world is to take home the championship belt and become a WWE champion. Big E had that moment of bliss a few years ago as well. Even though it barely lasted for a little over three months, it nonetheless happened.

What details did Big E divulge about his reigning days?

Big E discussed a variety of facets of his professional wrestling career in a recent interview with Pop Culture. The 37-year-old wrestler mentions his time as a champion and wishes he could have held the title for longer.

“It was a great learning experience for me. It was one of those things where, you know, if I’m being honest, I wanted more. I didn’t feel like I had the best reign. I feel like there was a lot of meat left on the bone. A lot more that we could have done there.” said Big E

However, The New Day member is extremely grateful to be fortunate enough to get the massive opportunity. The six-time SmackDown Tag Team Champion and two-time Raw Tag Team Champion thinks his narrative could have been different since he had a lot more to offer.

“I wanted more out of the reign and felt like a lot more could have been accomplished in-ring and on TV, on SmackDown, on Raw… It’s definitely something that I’m incredibly proud of and grateful for and I can go on and on about it.” Big E added. 

Do you also believe that WWE needed to have a long-term strategy for Big E? In the comment section, please discuss your thoughts with us.

Khandaker Muntasir

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As a passionate UFC enthusiast, Khandaker Muntasir Hossain provides coverage of MMA, wrestling, and boxing on multiple platforms. With his deep knowledge of sports, he immerses readers in the excitement of various arenas, whether it's the octagon, squared circle, pitch, court, or ring. Through his writing and love for sports, he aims to motivate others to explore their own sporting interests and experience the magic that sports bring.


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