Booker T will return to a ring this coming January of the year that arrives, 2019. The WWE Hall of Fame member and five-time WCW champion will face the ROW champion ( Reality of Wrestling, Booker T himself) , Rex Andrews, at the company’s next PPV.
During the company’s weekly program recordings, the wife of the former champion, Sharmell, posted a photograph on her Instagram account that showed the moment when they proposed to return to compete.
Later, journalist Brad Gilmore confirmed that Booker T had accepted the challenge and that he will fight for the ROW championship in the company’s upcoming PPV, which will be this January.
— Brad Gilmore (@bradgilmore) December 30, 2018
After his successful career, Booker T was far from the ring, despite having been general manager of SmackDown and commentator of WWE, employment that still plays. The former wrestler had only climbed twice more in the ring: in 2015, in the ROW itself, along with Stevie Ray defeated Desirable Dustin and Gigolo Justin to win the tag team championships of the company. In 2016, Booker T beat Lionheart at a PCW event.