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Ring posts: King of the Ring returns to WWE
Ring posts: King of the Ring returns to WWE

RAW brought some excitement back to the WWE Universe, not through a story line or the main event, but through the return of a beloved tradition, the King of the Ring. King of the Ring used to be an important part of the WWE calendar. The likes of Stone Cold Steve Austin, Triple H, Kurt Angle, Owen Hart, Brock Lesnar and Edge all got a huge boost to their career through winning the tournament. After 2002, the event became sporadic though, and even though Booker T got a nice boost for winning in 2006, the next two winners, William Regal in 2008 and Sheamus in 2010 stumbled after winning their tournaments, and 2010 was the last time the WWE held King of the Ring until now. The lack of the...