People.com is reporting that Batista will be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame Class of 2020 in April.
The former World Champion had the following to say about recieving the news:
“Vince [McMahon] called me personally to ask me, I was just … I wasn’t surprised, but I was pretty happy. It’s a good feeling, it’s a really great feeling.”
As noted earlier this morning, ESPN broke the news that The nWo will also be inducted into the same class on April 2 in Tampa during WrestleMania 36 weekend.
Tickets go on sale for the Hall of Fame induction ceremony on Dec. 13th.