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BREAKING NEWS: AEW Suspends Sammy Guevara

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• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (June 22, 1986) – WWF All American Wrestling

On this day in 1986, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF All American Wrestling’.

It featured pre-taped matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to ‘WWF The Big Event’.

The card can be found right here:

Billy Jack Haynes vs. A.J. Petruzzi

Tony Garea vs. Iron Mike Sharpe (Boston Garden)

The Body Shop (hosted by Magnificent Muraco & Mr. Fuji: Killer Bees

Ricky Steamboat vs. Gino Carabello

Ken Resnick interviews Magnificent Muraco & Mr. Fuji

• BREAKING NEWS: AEW Suspends Sammy Guevara

Due to Sammy Guevara’s rape comments about WWE Women’s Tag Team Champion Sasha Banks, AEW has decided to suspend him until further notice.

Guevara won’t be paid during his suspension period, and a decision on his status with the company will be taken once the suspension period is over.

Below is the full statement from AEW:

“AEW insists on doing our part to create a world of understanding and respect for humankind. We therefore strongly condemn the extremely offensive and hurtful words of Sammy Guevara.

As such, effective immediately, Sammy is suspended without pay until further notice. Sammy has agreed to undergo extensive sensitivity training and, upon completion, his future status within the company will be re-evaluated.

During his suspension, his salary will be donated to the Women’s Center of Jacksonville.”

Sammy tweeted the following earlier today:

Also Read: Sasha Banks Issues Statement On Sammy Guevara’s Rape Comment About Her

        
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