• Former Universal Champion Expected To Join Impact Wrestling
According to the Wrestling Observer, former Universal Champion Braun Strowman is expected to join Impact Wrestling soon:
“It appears the former Braun Strowman will be here (in Impact Wrestling). Strowman is interesting because he is a big name who was a headliner in WWE until recently and would probably be pushed to the top here.”
Strowman, who will turn 38 next month, was released from WWE on June 2 and his 90-day non-compete clause ends on August 31.
Strowman is currently in the best shape of his life. Below is a recent photo of him:
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Below are Strowman’s accomplishments in WWE:
– 1x Universal Champion
– 1x Intercontinental Champion
– 2x RAW Tag Team Champion
– 2018 Men’s Money In The Bank Winner
– 2019 Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal winner
– 50-Man Greatest Royal Rumble Winner
WATCH: Former WWE Diva Emma’s (Tenille Dashwood in Impact Wrestling) Buns Grabbed:
• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (August 27, 2020) – Old School Wrestling Legend Passed Away
On this day in 2020, we lost Old School Wrestling Legend “Bullet” Bob Armstrong (Real name: Joseph James) at the age of 80 due to bone cancer in his ribs, shoulder and prostate.
Bob Armstrong wrestled for several territories during his long, illustrious career, including GCW Georgia Championship Wrestling, CWF Championship Wrestling From Florida & CCW Continental Championship Wrestling.
Later on he appeared in non-wrestling roles for SMW Smoky Mountain Wrestling and TNA Total Nonstop Action.
“Bullet” Bob is the father of Scott Armstrong (WCW), Brad Armstrong (WCW), Steve Armstrong (Lance Cassidy in the WWF) & Brian Armstrong (“Road Dogg” Jesse James in the WWF).
In 2011, Scott, Brad & Brian inducted their father into the WWE Hall of Fame.
† REST IN PEACE BULLET BOB
October 3, 1939 – August 27, 2020