Ronda Rousey will wrestle on next week’s episode of Raw, Jerry Lawler briefly comments on the investigation into his son’s death, Nikki Bella issues a statement on breakup with John Cena, Conor McGregor says a deal for his fight is “close”, WWE extends partnership with their Australian television partner & lots more.
John Pollock & Wai Ting review Monday’s Raw from Miami with the return of Brock Lesnar for a show long story leading to an attack on Kurt Angle, a break from Paul Heyman & chants of “We Want Roman”. Plus, Ronda Rousey’s first Raw match announced, Bobby Lashley sings & the build for SummerSlam continues.
Josip Peruzovic, who was better known throughout his wrestling career as Nikolai Volkoff and Bepo Mongol, has passed away at the age of 70. Peruzovic headlined Madison Square Garden numerous times with Bruno Sammartino and is well-remembered for his time during the WWF’s national expansion during the 80’s.
The WWE discloses more information regarding their relationship with Alpha Entertainment, an amendment to Vince McMahon’s agreement, Meiko Satomura & Toni Storm added to the Mae Young Classic, free G1 Podcast covering today’s show, MLW special tonight, AXS begins G1 coverage, UFC in Calgary weigh-ins & more.
John Pollock & Wai Ting review every tournament match from the G1 Climax 28. Day 9 (July 27) is headlined by Kazuchika Okada vs. YOSHI-HASHI and Hiroshi Tanahashi vs. Togi Makabe. We discuss what we thought was perhaps the worst match of the G1 thus far, our pick for A Block’s MVP halfway into the tournament, and a Baseball Mogul update.