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William Scott “Bill” Goldberg (born December 27, 1966) is a former professional wrestler best known for his time in World Championship Wrestling (WCW) and World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). He is currently the host of the television show Garage Mahal on the DIY Network. Goldberg is famed for his unbeatable winning streak in WCW, where he regularly squashed his wrestling opponents and popularized his catch phrase, “Who’s next?” He was promoted as holding 173 consecutive victories.
Goldberg is recognized by WWE as a two-time World Heavyweight Champion, being the first man to hold both the WCW and WWE incarnations of the Big Gold Belt. He is also recognized by WWE as a two-time United States Champion as well as a former World Tag Team Champion with Bret Hart during his time in WCW. Before he was a professional wrestler, Goldberg was a college and NFL football player. After retiring from wrestling, he began working as a commentator for the mixed martial arts promotion EliteXC until its closure.