• “Please don’t follow or wait for me” – Sasha Banks To Japanese Fans
Mercedes Mone (fka Sasha Banks in WWE) is a part of the Japanese wrestling scene now.
She is the current IWGP Women’s Champion in New Japan Pro Wrestling. She had her first title defense earlier this month.
Mercedes took to Twitter to send the following message to her Japanese fans:
“Hi 🇯🇵 fans
I’m happy that you’re excited that I’m here but please don’t follow or wait for me at my place of stay.
There will be an appropriate time and place for a meet and greet. Please respect my privacy and space.
Mone’s next title defense will be against Mayu Iwatani at STARDOM’s All Star Grand Queendom event on April 23rd.
The CEO vs The Icon
April 23rd pic.twitter.com/uBt8c1hFpf
— Mercedes Moné Varnado (@MercedesVarnado) April 15, 2023
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• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (April 16, 1989) – WWF Wrestling Challenge
On this day in 1989, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Wrestling Challenge’.
It was broadcasted from the County Coliseum in Odessa, Texas and featured pre-taped matches, promos & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF SummerSlam 1989’ PPV.
The card can be found right here:
Akeem & Big Boss Man vs. Stephan DeLeon & Scott Casey
The Blue Blazer vs. Danny Davis
Randy Neverman vs. Bad News Brown
Hercules vs. Scrub
The Fab. Rougeau Brothers vs. Scrubs
The Barbarian vs. Omar Atlas
Tom Stone vs. Tito Santana