10 Facts About WrestleMania 13


WrestleMania 13 was the 13th annual WrestleMania professional wrestling pay-per-view event produced by the World Wrestling Federation.

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WrestleMania 13 was the second WrestleMania to take place in the Chicago metropolitan area, following WrestleMania 2.

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WrestleMania 13 was scheduled to be held on March 23,1997, at the Rosemont Horizon in the Chicago suburb of Rosemont, Illinois.

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Main feud heading into WrestleMania 13 was between The Undertaker and Sycho Sid, with the two battling over the WWF Championship.

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WrestleMania 13 returned from his injury in early 1997 and continued with Faarooq, who had formed The Nation of Domination during Ahmed's injury.

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WrestleMania 13 applied a sleeper hold on Mankind which caused both of them to fall to the outside.

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WrestleMania 13 applied a Sharpshooter on Austin who did not submit and tried to resist but passed out from the pain and loss of blood.

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WrestleMania 13 recovered and got Undertaker in the powerbomb but Hart returned again and distracted Sid which allowed Undertaker to hit Sid with the Tombstone and win the match.

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Stone Cold Steve Austin and Bret Hart continued their rivalry after WrestleMania 13, but Austin was now a babyface and his popularity would start to increase considerably while Hart was a heel.

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WrestleMania 13 spent a reign of 133 days which included battles with Mankind, Steve Austin, Faarooq and Vader.

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