News Samoa Joe on Why He Wears a Towel to the Ring

Discussion in 'Wrestling News Feed' started by Wrestling News, Aug 19, 2017.

  1. While speaking with For The Win, Samoa Joe elaborated on why exactly he wears a towel to the ring and revealed that it is inspired by boxing icon Mike Tyson.

    “I think partially it was the grapplers that I enjoyed wore a towel to the ring and they looked like they were ready to rock and roll,” said Joe.

    “Mike Tyson used to come out with the towel poncho. I didn’t get the towel poncho. Just the towel. It’s something I just started to do and never stopped.”

    Although Joe did not reveal where he gets his towels from, he said that he has a roster of them.

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  2. It's obvious why he uses towels during his in-ring appearances. To look like a brawler, a fighter.

    And actually, I like it. It brings character to his gimmick.
     
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