Below are some top WWE & AEW news stories of the day:
– AEW has hired former WWF Commentator & Interviewer Kevin Kelly. He will be a part of the commentary team for AEW Collision, along with Jim Ross and Nigel McGuinness.
Tony Khan noted that Good Ol’ JR will provide expert analysis on this team.
The debut episode of Collision is set to air tonight at 8 PM ET on TNT. Below is the card for tonight’s show:
CM Punk & AEW World Tag Team Champions FTR vs. ROH TV Champion Samoa Joe & Bullet Club Gold (Jay White & Juice Robinson)
Wardlow (c) vs. Luchasaurus for the TNT Championship
The Outcasts (AEW Women’s World Champion Toni Storm & Ruby Soho) vs. NJPW STRONG Women’s Champion Willow Nightingale & Skye Blue
Andrade El Idolo vs. AEW World Trios Champion Buddy Matthews
Miro will be in action
– AEW has announced the following two matches for next week’s Dynamite:
The Hardys (Matt & Jeff Hardy) vs. The Gunns (Austin & Colten Gunn)
AEW International Champion Orange Cassidy & ROH Pure Champion Katsuyori Shibata vs. NJPW TV Champion Zack Sabre Jr. & Daniel Garcia
– According to the Wrestling Observer, below are the top 5 merchandise sellers in WWE for last week:
1. Roman Reigns
2. Stone Cold Steve Austin
4. Eddie Guerrero
5. Cody Rhodes
Austin noted in a recent interview that the royalty from his Austin 3:16 T-Shirts have amounted to 8 figures by now.
In 1998, Austin made $12 million from merch royalty alone.
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