UFC releases its full card for May 30th, the status of the event in Las Vegas, Jon Jones vs. Francis Ngannou talks, Triple threat added to TakeOver, Go Fund Me for Shad Gaspard, AEW injury notes & more.
On today’s Hangout, John Pollock and Wai Ting welcome wrestling journalist David Bixenspan to discuss his recent research into the death of Owen Hart and his thoughts on the season finale of Dark Side of the Ring.
Rhea Ripley was not supposed to be NXT Women’s Champion originally, Britt Baker reveals that Adam Cole was at AEW’s New Year’s show, Undertaker praises AJ Styles as a wrestler, Seth Rollins addresses Jim Cornette and Tasha Steelz reveals that WWE wanted her to be a referee.
The current RevPro British Cruiserweight Champion The OJMO (Michael Oku) spoke with POST Wrestling’s Andrew Thompson about overcoming stereotypes in wrestling, the NXT UK brand, the surprise match that was planned for Scrappermania 6 and much more.
WWE producer TJ Wilson reveals that once over the past few years, he looked into possibly working a Royal Rumble match and said that his neck is fine but not at the level he would need it to be so he could step back into the ring.
All Elite Wrestling held their go-home show for the Double Or Nothing pay-per-view and it featured the final portion of build for the PPV including the return to TV of The Young Bucks and Hangman Adam Page.
At the conclusion of the 5/20 episode of NXT, challenges were issued for TakeOver, a tiebreaker was set up for the interim NXT Cruiserweight Championship tournament and Matt Riddle and Tim Thatcher will meet next week in a Cage Fight.