• Former IMPACT Wrestling World Heavyweight Champion Teases Match Against Sasha Banks
During a recent RDP online autograph signing event, former IMPACT Wrestling World Heavyweight Champion Tessa Blanchard teased a match against former WWE Women’s Champion Sasha Banks.
Here’s what Tessa said:
“You know, [Sasha Banks] and I trained together a few times in San Antonio when they came to visit, her and Kalisto.
Her and I have really good in-ring chemistry. Same with Bayley. Super fun training sessions. So, maybe one day.”
Tessa Blanchard is the daughter of NWA/WWF Legend Tully Blanchard and the stepdaughter of NWA Legend Magnum T.A.
On January 12th 2020, she became the first ever woman to win a (major) World Heavyweight Championship in professional wrestling history, when she defeated Sami Callihan in the main event of the IMPACT Wrestling Hard To Kill 2020 PPV to win the promotion’s World Title.
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• ON THIS DAY IN WWE HISTORY (November 17, 2006) – WWE Friday Night SmackDown!
On this day in 2006, World Wrestling Entertainment aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWE Friday Night SmackDown!’.
It was broadcasted from the Evening News Arena in Manchester, England (UK) and featured pre-taped matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWE Survivor Series 2006’ PPV.
Here’s the card:
The Boogeyman vs. Mike Mizanin & Krystal Marshall
Chris Benoit vs. Tatanka
William Regal vs. Paul London
Street Fight: Kane vs. MVP
Matt Hardy vs. Gregory Helms
Batista & Bobby Lashley vs. King Booker & Fit Finlay