10 dream matches that actually happened

Let’s all face some facts. We’re never going to see “Stone Cold” Steve Austin go one-on-one with Hulk Hogan, Bret “Hit Man” Hart won’t be testing his technical abilities against Kurt Angle and there’s no way Sting will ever attempt to break The Undertaker’s WrestleMania Streak.

Some fantasy bouts were just never meant to be, but there are a small handful of dream matches that actually happened — just not at the right place or time.

From Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s 2002 battle against Eddie Guerrero to The Hulkster’s anticlimactic showdown with The Excellence of Execution, WWE Classics looks at 10 matches that would have been wrestling classics instead of bits of overlooked trivia had their timing only been better.