Gunther is the current WWE Intercontinental Champion, and he’s also the longest reigning WWE Intercontinental Champion. Many wrestler have tried their best to dethrone him but failed miserably.
Gunther recently was gave an interview to WrestlingNews.co, where he commented on why he despised watching WWE.
“When I grew up, as a wrestler not when I was a kid, but when I was wrestling and diving in deep and trying to get better and stuff. I don’t know; I kind of despised WWE at that point because I didn’t like watching it.
“I was focused on I want to be a wrestler, and I want to be…yeah. I want to focus on that athleticism, and everything around it was too much for my personal taste in that time,” (H/T: Sportskeeda)
Gunther is set to defend his WWE Intercontinental Title against The Miz at WWE Survivor Series 2024. The Miz is a former WWE Intercontinental Champion, he has produced many great matches and segments during his IC Title reign.