THE WARRIOR AWARD

WWE named Connor Michalek the first-ever recipient of The Warrior Award, presented each year at the WWE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony.

The Warrior Award is given to someone who has exhibited unwavering strength and perseverance, and who lives life with the courage and compassion that embodies the indomitable spirit of WWE Hall of Famer, The Ultimate Warrior. The award was presented by The Ultimate Warrior’s widow, Dana Warrior, and WWE Superstar Daniel Bryan™ to Steve Michalek, Connor’s father.

The WWE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony aired live on Saturday, March 28 on WWE Network at 8 p.m. ET. USA Network also broadcasted a one-hour special highlighting the ceremony on Monday, March 30.