• Is Vince McMahon Going To Be LIVE On SmackDown Tonight?
Vince McMahon is back on the Board of Directors in WWE. Below are some of the updates that followed this big news:
– WWE’s co-CEOs Stephanie & Nick Khan, and Chief Content Officer Triple H issued the following statement regarding this in a press release:
“Today, we announce that the founder of WWE, Vince McMahon, will be returning to the Board. We also welcome back Michelle Wilson and George Barrios to our Board of Directors.
Together, we look forward to exploring all strategic alternatives to maximize shareholder value.”
– WWE stock increased by 22% due to this news.
WWE stock increased by 22% after Vince McMahon returned to the Board of Directors. pic.twitter.com/CHuDk68CDw
— WrestleFeed (@WrestleFeedApp) January 6, 2023
– “All Hands On Deck” meeting is scheduled before SmackDown. This meeting will take place at 3:30 PM ET and it will be Vince McMahon related.
– Ignace Lahoud and Man Jit Singh have resigned from the Board of WWE. Man Jit Singh was the leading investigator on the Vince McMahon investigation internally.
– According to PWInsider, there has been no sign of Vince McMahon in Memphis ahead of tonight’s SmackDown. He most likely won’t appear on the show.
Speaking of SmackDown, below is the card for tonight’s show:
The Usos (c) vs. Drew McIntyre & Sheamus for the Undisputed WWE Tag Team Championship
Ricochet vs. Top Dolla in a Men’s Royal Rumble Qualifying Match
New SmackDown Women’s Champion Charlotte Flair will appear
WATCH: Vince McMahon Kisses Candice Michelle (Part 1):
• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (January 6, 1991) – WWF Wrestling Challenge
On this day in 1991, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Wrestling Challenge’.
This episode was pre-taped at the West Palm Beach Auditorium in West Palm Beach, Florida and featured matches, promos & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF Royal Rumble 1991’ PPV.
Here’s the card:
The Hart Foundation vs. Tom Bennett & Bob Bradley
The Undertaker vs. Randy Hunter
Jake The Snake Roberts vs. Pete Sanchez
The Nasty Boys vs. WT Jones & Scotty Williams
The Ultimate Warrior Interview
Sgt. Slaughter vs. Raymond Hammer
Royal Rumble Report
Mr. Perfect vs. Danny Brazil