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Multiple sources including Sean Ross Sapp Of Fightful, are reporting that NXT Star Alexander Wolfe along with NXT referees Drake Wuertz and Jake Clemmons have been released from the company as well as others. Wuertz has recently faced a lot of controversy for his personal views on social media, and was suspended from WWE earlier in the year. WrestleVotes were the first to report this story, but barely any details were given, when they simply tweeted ‘Hearing the WWE PC had a busy morning….’ https://twitter.com/wrestlevotes/status/1395078816620503049?s=21 Sean Ross Sapp of Fightful then followed this up by revealing that Drake Wuertz had…

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In front of Pro Wrestling Fans, Shinsuke Nakamura is the most unique and decorated Japanese superstars in the history of wrestling. However, even the career of the most decorated one can have its ups and downs. Nakamura is still waiting for his big moment in the company that everyone “dreams” of right now, WWE. Shinsuke Nakamura was called up from the Black & Gold brand to the main roster in April 2017, where he interrupted The Miz & Maryse. Since then he has won a lot in WWE. He won the 2018 Men’s royal rumble, where he eliminated Roman Reigns…

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The Miz reportedly suffered the first major injury of his WWE career at WrestleMania Backlash, meaning he could potentially be out of action for 6-9 months in the worst case scenario. On last nights edition of Wrestling Obsever Radio, reliable professional wrestling journalist Dave Meltzer reported that The Miz suffered a torn ACL during his match against Damian Priest at this past Sundays WWE PPV event. Meltzer did note note how bad the tear was, however if surgery is needed it’s likely that the Miz will be out of action for six to nine months based on the timeframe for…

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After a really enjoyable PPV Monday Night Raw looks to keep the ball rolling with this episode. Can they live up to the hype with this episode. GOOD: Monday Night Raw started off with The Almighty WWE champion Bobby Lashley and MVP. MVP started talking about how dominant Lashley looked. MVP said that he got put through an LED screen and still won. MVP then said that he was even hurt. MVP said his knuckles were broken because how bad he beat both of them. MVP then said that Lashley is doing an open challenge tonight and before MVP could finish…

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WWE’s return to live touring could also mean the refresh of their entrance stages, according to a new report. Prior to the pandemic, WWE debuted new sets for both Raw and SmackDown, however after they were forced to relocate to the Performance Center, the company opted for a simpler stage which they used for both shows. Andrew Zarian of ‘Mat Men Pro Wrestling’, who was first to break the news of NXT moving to Tuesday nights, reports that WWE are working on new sets for both Raw and SmackDown, and whilst it wasn’t noted when these will debut, it’s likely…

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Much to the surprise of everyone, the lumberjacks in the match between The Miz and Damian Priest last night at WrestleMania Backlash…….were zombies. It was later revealed that the reason for the zombies was to promote the upcoming ‘Army Of The Dead’ movie produced by Zack Synder, which stars WWE legend Batista. Earlier in the day Batista foreshadowed the appearance of the zombies by taking to Twitter to say ‘Wishing good luck to all the WWE Superstars competing tonight at #WMBacklash . Sorry I couldn’t make it … but some of my friends will. #ArmyOfTheDead @WWE’ https://twitter.com/davebautista/status/1394030800727851011?s=21 The appearance of…

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Last night during WrestleMania Backlash, it was revealed that the Hell In A Cell PPV, which usually takes place in October, has been moved to June 20th, when many expected Money In The Bank to take place. At this moment in time there have been no reliable reports or official news to explain why this switch has been made, however many fans have already made sensible speculations about why. The first bit of speculation is that the event was moved because WWE want the show to happen while they are still in the WWE Thunderdome, considering the major praise the…

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Despite a severely lacklustre build to the show, hopes were still high for WrestleMania Backlash. On paper the card looked extremely strong with every match having the potential to be great. GREAT: Backlash opened with a fantastic ‘cold open’ surprisingly hosted by WWE legend Batista! The promo hyped up the nights events and significantly increased my excitement for the night ahead. GOOD: WWE followed this up with another promo package, but this one taking an in depth look at the Raw women’s Triple Threat. Of course all three women in this match are insanely talented so I did have some…

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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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Last week, 205 Live had two wrestlers debut, this week, this trend continued with Asher Hale making his 205 Live debut. Ari Sterling, who debuted last week, was also on the show as he faced Tony Nese in an exciting main event. AVERAGE: Ariya Daivari faced off with Asher Hale (who made his 205 Live debut!) to kick off this edition of 205 Live. It is good to see new faces in 205 Live, but even putting that aside, the match was still decent. A couple of great near-falls really helped the match pick up steam towards the end. could’ve…

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