Originally Posted by Razor King
On the whole "classic" thing, for me, a 5-star match or a near 5-star match is a classic. The definition. The rest are incredible matches, but not necessarily--classics. There are exceptions, obviously. For example, Rock/Hogan IS a classic; so is Hogan/Andre, personally.
So is Michaels/Flair, complete emotion and storytelling of a career at its finest. "Classic" sometimes goes beyond wrestling holds. Taker/Mankind HIAC is a classic no matter how many times people say it's just a two spot match.