Steve Austin said to be in “fantastic shape” heading into WWE Wrestlemania 38

As previously noted, Steve Austin did an interview with and said that he’s “getting back into in-ring shape” for his confrontation with Kevin Owens at WWE Wrestlemania 38.

During the Sunday Night’s Main Event podcast, Dave Meltzer of talked more about Austin’s physical shape heading into the match…

“He and I happen to have a mutual friend who just saw him and he told me he’s in fantastic shape. So I mean he might take his shirt off. There’s gonna be a fight. There’s gonna be a brawl, without a doubt. It’s not just gonna be just a kick in the gut and stunner. He’s training very hard so it’s gonna be more than that. Will he do a 20 minute match? No, I don’t think so. Will he go 7 minutes or something and have a brawl all over the place? I kind of expect that, yeah.” (quote courtesy of

The belief is that the Austin/Owens segment will close out Wrestlemania Saturday.