Shawn Michaels and William Regal congratulated Daniel Bryan on Twitter for winning the World Heavyweight Championship. “Obviously a big congratulations is due to Daniel Bryan. I couldn’t be happier for him. Awesome young man whose bright future has started,” Shawn Michaels, who trained Bryan, wrote.
“I’m very happy for Daniel Bryan.Well deserved.A truly world class Pro Wrestler and now World Champion,” his colleague William Regal wrote.
In addition, Ring of Honor — Bryan’s former long-time employee prior to his WWE debut — also took the opportunity to congratulate Bryan for his title win. “We at Ring of Honor Wrestling congratulate Bryan Danielson on winning the World Heavyweight title. #watchroh RT,” they wrote.