Let us take a look at top 10 stories of the hour from the world of Professional Wrestling:
10. Stardust Dealing With Neck Injury
Stardust was absent from both Raw & SmackDown last week. We reported two weeks back that Stardust was taken to hospital after Raw following his match to Jack Swagger and was examined for fractures. He would then tweet on his private account that he’s alright. However, WWE wanted him to take the week off and get healed properly.
WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair noted on his podcast that Cody Rhodes is dealing with a neck injury and that’s why he was kept off WWE Programming last week.
9. King Barrett Doesn’t Think He’s Worthy of Being Crowned ‘Superstar of the Year’
For the first time ever, the Slammy Award for “Superstar of the Year” is open to the full WWE roster. WWE is asking fans to vote for the superstar who they think should win the Slammy Award. Below is what WWE tweeted regarding fans choosing King Barrett to win the Slammy Award for “Superstar of the Year”:
— WWE (@WWE) December 19, 2015
Below is King Barrett’s awesome reply:
— Stu Bennett (@StuBennett) December 19, 2015
Looks like King Barrett doesn’t need a reality check!
8. X-Pac Backstage At ROH Final Battle 2015
— The Young Bucks (@MattJackson13) December 19, 2015
For those who missed it, War Machine became the new ROH World Tag Team Champions by defeating The Kingdom. In the main event, Jay Lethal defeated AJ Styles to retain the ROH World Championship.