Rivalries between siblings have always been very interesting to watch in professional wrestling. WWE is all about feuds and fights but when these feuds pull families of the wrestlers in them, they become more interesting. In this feature, we will give a quick view to the top rivalries between brothers in WWE.
Bret hart and Owen Hart : Two of the brothers from legendary Hart family who first formed as an alliance. They fought against each other in 1994 for the first time. Their match at WrestleMania 10 was arguably as the best opening match in the history of WrestleMania. Throughout the year 1994 they kept their feuding going on. On the same year, Bret hart and Owen Hart faced each other at the SummerSlam event for WWF championship which was won by Bret Hart. Their feud in 1997was pointed as the feud of the year by Wrestling Observer Newsletter.
Undertaker and Kane : However, they were not original brothers. In 1997, Kane debuted as Undertaker’s younger brother to take revenge on him. Though, it had nothing to do with reality, it was just a just storyline. Wrestling fans often make mistake by addressing him real life brothers. But all of their feuds have been tremendous. They faced each other for the first time in WrestleMania 14; it was a very much anticipated match by the fans. Undertaker picked up the victory in this match. After that, these two iconic professional wrestlers had a number of feuds between them. Their last feud ended in 2010 which was won by Kane and the only Undertaker-Kane feud which Kane won. They have also been teamedfor so many times. On August 24, 1998, they teamed up for the first time. Together they are known as the ‘Brothers of Destruction’. They have two WWF/E tag team championship and also the WCW tag team championship once. Real or not, the rivalries between Undertaker and Kane have always been among the best professional wrestling feuds between brothers.
Edge and Christian : Like the brothers of Destruction, Edge and Christian are also not real life brothers. Both hail from Canada and they are real life best friends and on screen brothers. They formed as Tag team. Edge was the first to Debut in WWE on June 22 as a loner. Later, on September 27 on the same year, Christian debuted and they formed as a tag team. In their early career, their team was known as the Brood with Gangrel was another member of their team. Gangrel later formed with the Hardy Boyz and Edge and Christian was parted as a great tag team. Later, in 2001, their team was broken and they feuded against each other.
Matt Hardy and Jeff Hardy : The Hardy boys were formed as a tag team at the beginning of their career. They had six World tag team championship runs in their tag team career. From 2001, both Hardies wrestled alone as Jeff got an intercontinental title run while Matt won the European championship. Their first and most popular feud began in 2008. The Extreme rules match between the Hardy brothers in WrestleMania 25 was among one of the matches of the event. Jeff Hardy currently works in Total Nonstop Action while Matt Hardy is currently a member of Ring Of Honor.