Below are the top WWE & AEW news stories of the day:
– Kurt Angle has revealed that Randy Orton has recovered from the back injury and will return soon.
Below is what Angle said on his podcast:
“Doing good man. He recovered from his back surgery. I think he’s gonna come back pretty damn soon. He’s doing much better, yes.”
Some sources have reported that Orton could be back by SummerSlam 2023.
– Braun Strowman gave the following update after undergoing neck fusion surgery:
“Just got the green light to start light weight training again!!!! Time to rebuild the Monster.”
– Undisputed WWE Universal Champion Roman Reigns has crossed WWE Hall of Famer Pedro Morales’ 1,027 day reign as World Champion.
Only 3 men have held a World Title longer than Roman Reigns now: Bruno Sammartino, Bob Backlund & Hulk Hogan.
– NJPW star Tetsuya Naito will be Sting and Darby Allin’s partner at AEW x NJPW: Forbidden Door.
– MJF vs. Hiroshi Tanahashi for the AEW World Championship is expected to open the main show of Forbidden Door. Kenny Omega vs. Will Ospreay for the IWGP United States Heavyweight Championship or Bryan Danielson vs. Kazuchika Okada is expected to close the show.
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