Let us take a look at the top 8 WWE News (including SummerSlam 2016) & Professional Wrestling stories of the hour:
8. Roman Reigns Returning To In-Ring Action Before Battleground 2016
Roman Reigns’ 30 day suspension wouldn’t allow him to appear on WWE programming before his Battleground 2016 WWE Title main event match against Dean Ambrose & Seth Rollins. However, his in-ring return will happen before the PPV.
Since Reigns’ suspension ends of July 21, he’s scheduled to work the July 23rd WWE Live Event in Wildwood, NJ (just 1 night before Battleground 2016).
7. Tajiri To Remain With WWE After Cruiserweight Classic
Former WWF Cruiserweight & Light Heavyweight Champion Tajiri is expected to stay with WWE after the end of the Cruiserweight Classic Tournament. As we have noted before, Tajiri is also a part of the 32 man tournament and he weighed-in at 189 lbs.
Below are Tajiri’s accomplishments in WWF/E & ECW:
– WWF/WWE/WCW Cruiserweight Championship (3 times)
– WWF Light Heavyweight Championship
– WCW United States Championship
– WWE Tag Team Championship
– World Tag Team Championship
– ECW World Television Championship
– ECW World Tag Team Championship