Author: WrestleJake

WWE

Former WWE Superstar Danielle Moinet (aka Summer Rae) recently sat down with The Wrestling Classic’s ‘Casual Conversations’ podcast to discuss a potential return to WWE. Moinet worked various different roles during her six year stint with WWE, including Fandango’s dance partner, Tyler Breeze’s manager and a storyline with Lana and Rusev. When asked if she would be open to a return to the company in the future, Moinet replied revealing that she wouldn’t be able to make a full-time return due to previous injuries, however would be open to other opportunities within the company. “I’m not like no one’s ever…

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Zelina Vega could soon be making her return to WWE. Vega was fired from WWE last November after continuing to stream on Twitch despite the company’s third party platform edict. She could soon be making her return to the company though, as Fightful Select reports that Vega recently visited the WWE Performance Center where she filmed some content. The context behind her visit isn’t yet clear, however it was noted that the plan is for her to return to the company. It should be noted that she hasn’t streamed on her Twitch channel since March of this year. Vega’s husband…

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WWE have reportedly settled on a date for this year’s SummerSlam.Last week, it was reported that WWE are looking at this year’s SummerSlam event as a ‘kickoff’ to their return to live touring, with ‘three to four’ locations on the table. You can read more on this by clicking here.  According to a report from PWInsider, WWE are looking to hold this year’s SummerSlam on Sunday, August 22, also noting that a location is still yet to be finalized. Last year’s SummerSlam was the first pay-per-view to take place from the WWE ThunderDome, which has emanated from several locations in…

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NXT

WWE surprised fans last year by bringing back old-school pay-per-views as themes for NXT TakeOvers and special episodes of the weekly shows. This included shows such as The Great American Bash, Halloween Havoc, New Year’s Evil and In Your House. Io Shirai taking the NXT Women’s Championship from Charlotte Flair in the main event. According to Fightful Select (subscription required), NXT will once again be bringing back TakeOver: In Your House next month on Sunday June 13th. Last year’s show saw several big moments take place, including Io Shirai’s crowning as NXT Women’s Champion in the triple threat main event,…

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WWE could be going back on the road following this year’s SummerSlam. WWE’s last show in front of a live crowd was WrestleMania 37, however since then they have continued to run shows from the ThunderDome. Speculation began to rise after WWE’s Q1 Earnings Call, where it was revealed that WWE are hoping to return to their regular touring schedule in the second half of 2021. It was also revealed that WWE’s contract with the Yuengling Center (current home of the ThunderDome) will be expiring at the beginning of August. According to a report from WrestleVotes, WWE is looking for…

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Raw

Current Raw Women’s Champion Rhea Ripley recently appeared on FOX Sports Several weeks after making her Raw debut, Rhea Ripley defeated Asuka to win the Raw Women’s Championship at WrestleMania 37. This held a completely different result to last year, where she was beaten by Charlotte Flair in her WrestleMania debut. Rhea Ripley recently joined Ryan Satin’s ‘Out Of Character’ podcast, where she discussed her challenges with confidence. During the interview, the Raw Women’s Champion explained how she is taking acting classes to help with her confidence outside of the ring. Rhea Ripley challenges Asuka for the Raw Women’s Championship…

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The Leader of the Yes Movement’s future in WWE is in doubt following his banishment from SmackDown on Friday. Daniel Bryan put his SmackDown career on the line in a match against Universal Champion Roman Reigns during last Friday’s SmackDown. Reigns added the stipulation that if he was to defeat Bryan, which he did, he would be banished from the blue brand. WWE have now moved Bryan to the alumni section of their website, as seen below, adding even more confusion to his next move within WWE. WWE have moved Superstars to the alumni section in the past for storyline…

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Last month, WWE released several Superstars on the anniversary of last year’s mass-release, known as ‘Black Wednesday’ among wrestling fans. Mickie James sparked conversation online after she received her belongings from WWE in a trash bag. This incident lead to the firing of Mark Carrano, as well as Stephanie McMahon issuing a public apology to James on Twitter. Former IMPACT Knockout’s Champion Chelsea Green was among the wrestlers released last month, and has taken to her new podcast ‘50 Shades Of Green’ to discuss her experience of ‘TrashbagGate’. Green started the podcast by explaining that despite being annoyed by the…

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This past Friday’s episode of SmackDown saw Roman Reigns defeat Daniel Bryan, banishing him from SmackDown. And despite the match having such a huge stipulation, the main talking point coming out of the show wasn’t actually the match itself. Instead, fans were reacting to the introduction of Roman Reigns’ new theme song. This was the first time in over six years years that Reigns used a different theme song in WWE, as he opted for a very similar version of The Shield’s entrance music after the group imploded. Over the past couple of years, WWE have began to replace certain…

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Upon the announcement of WrestleMania 37 being the first show since the pandemic with a live crowd, fans called for Kevin Owens to take a leap from the Raymond James Stadium’s famous pirate ship. In the days leading up to this year’s WrestleMania, it was revealed that WWE would be incorporating another pirate ship into this year’s stage, except this ship would be much larger than the one already situated inside the stadium. Kevin Owens didn’t jump from either ship at this year’s Show Of Shows, and many fans thought this could have been due to the weather, however this…

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