• BREAKING NEWS: Tony Khan Has Fired AEW’s Spanish Commentator After Last Night’s Incident During Dynamite
On last night’s special Friday Night edition of AEW Dynamite, Hikaru Shida received a new AEW Women’s World Championship belt.
When AEW went on a commercial break, fans that were watching on the FITE app were able to hear the private conversations of the Spanish commentators and they heard AEW Spanish Commentator Willie Urbina making fun of Shida’s accent and mocking her.
You can check it out below:
PWInsider has revealed that AEW President Tony Khan has fired Urbina over this incident:
“The release came hours after audio of Urbina, who apparently was not aware his mic was broadcasting, mocked Hikaru Shida’s accent during a conversation with other announcers where they were discussing who was going to translate Shida’s promo for the Spanish language broadcast of Dynamite.”
• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (May 29, 1994) – WWF Wrestling Challenge
On this day in 1994, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Wrestling Challenge’.
It was broadcasted from the Civic Center in Springfield, Massachusetts and featured Highlight Videos on the road to the ‘WWF King of the Ring 1994’ PPV.
The card can be found right here:
– Duke The Dumpster Droese vs. Tony Devito
– Diesel Interview
– The Smoking Gunns vs. Derek Domino & Jim Massenger
– Crush vs. Tim McNealy
– Bam Bam Bigelow vs. Tony Roy
– King of the Ring Report
– Lex Luger vs. Reno Riggins
– The Quebecers vs. Scrubs