• John Cena Leaves ICM After 18 Years, Signs With WME
According to The Hollywood Reporter, WWE Legend John Cena is changing his talent management agency.
After being with ICM for 18 years, Cena has now signed with WME.
This comes after Dan Baime, who was Cena’s agent for 18+ years, left ICM to start his own management company.
Hollywood’s #1 star Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, who is Cena’s former WrestleMania opponent, is also managed by WME.
Cena was last seen on WWE programming at SummerSlam 2021, where he lost to Roman Reigns in the main event for the Universal Championship.
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• ON THIS DAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY (May 8, 1988) – WCCW Parade of Champions 5
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on May 8, 1988, Fritz Von Erich’s World Class Championship Wrestling held the ‘5th Von Erich Memorial Parade of Champions’ at the Texas Stadium in Irving, Texas.
This was the last out of 5 “Parade of Champions” events that were held once a year from 1984 till 1988.
Here are the results:
The Missing Link & Jason Sterling defeated Vince Apollo & The Angel of Death
WWA World Heavyweight Championship: Mike George (c) defeated Jeff Raitz
Steve Casey defeated Eric Embry
Black Bart defeated Bill Irwin by DQ
Triple Dome of Terror: Terry Gordy defeated Michael Hayes
Texas Heavyweight Championship: Terry Taylor (c) defeated Chris Adams
Triple Dome Texas Roundup: Jason Sterling, Steve Casey & John Tatum defeated Angel of Death, Terry Gordy, Michael Hayes, King Parsons, Buddy Roberts, Jack Victory, Shaun Simpson and 6 others
Bruiser Brody & Kevin Von Erich defeated Buddy Roberts & a Masked Man
Vacant Wild West Tag Team Championship: John Tatum & Jack Victory defeated Terry Gordy & Steve Simpson by count-out
WCCW World Heavyweight Championship: Kerry Von Erich defeated Iceman Parsons (c)