WWE in talks to sign Tessa Blanchard after release by Impact with rivals AEW also interested despite chequered past – The Sun

WWE are in talks to sign controversial former Impact world champion Tessa Blanchard. The 24-year-old, daughter of WWE Hall of Famer Tully Blanchard, became the first woman to win a men’s male championship when she defeated Sami Callihan in January. But she was axed by Impact last week, before her contract was due to expire on July 18. Now, according to talkSPORT, […]

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WWE forced to CANCEL SmackDown tapings after wrestler tests positive for coronavirus putting schedule in chaos – The Sun

WWE recordings were thrown into doubt this week after a wrestler tested positive for coronavirus. Wednesday's taping of SmackDown at the franchise's Florida base was reportedly cancelled while stars nervously awaited test results. Every staff member and performer was checked for the virus at WWE's Performance Center after the case emerged at the start of the week. Dr. Jeffrey Dugas, […]

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WWE legend Undertaker admits Goldberg match was ‘couple of inches from being catastrophic’ as he narrowly avoided injury – The Sun

THE UNDERTAKER admits his botched match with Goldberg was just “a couple of inches from being catastrophic”. The 55-year-old Dead Man battled the WCW legend, 52, in a dream match in June last year at Super ShowDown in Saudi Arabia but things ended badly. Taker looked furious after he claimed victory in an error-strewn clash that failed to deliver after […]

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WWE star Rachael Evers ‘released after making complaints about their medical procedures while suffering knee injury’ – The Sun

NXT performer Rachael Evers was reportedly released from WWE after making complaints against the company’s medical team. The 27-year-old, real name Rachael Ellering, is the daughter of WWE Hall of Famer Paul Ellering. However, even her father’s standing within the company was unable to prevent her time being extended. Last month a host of WWE superstars were released due to […]

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2020 WWE Roster Releases: Kurt Angle, Rusev, And More

After announcing changes being made to its business amid the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, WWE has begun announcing superstars that are being released from their contracts. In a press release, the company said it would be cutting talent expenses, including both releasing some talent and furloughing office employees. WWE has yet to say how many of its wrestlers are being let […]

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