• Possible Date For John Cena’s WWE Return
WWE announced yesterday that they will be returning to doing Live Events with fans starting July 16.
You can read WWE’s official statement below:
“WWE will return to Live Event touring with a 25-city schedule through Labor Day. The tour will debut this July in Texas with a trio of shows:
Friday, July 16: SmackDown – Toyota Center in Houston
Sunday, July 18: Money In The Bank – Dickies Arena in Fort Worth
Monday, July 19: RAW – American Airlines Center in Dallas
Tickets for the live events in Houston, Fort Worth and Dallas go on sale this Wednesday, May 26 at 11 a.m. ET.
Additional tour stops and on-sale dates will be announced in the coming weeks.”
According to the Wrestling Observer, WWE is considering bringing back John Cena for the July 16th episode of SmackDown, to kick off their Live Events tour in a big way.
No word yet on if this return (if it happens) will lead to a match at the SummerSlam 2021 PPV.
Cena was last seen on WWE programming at WrestleMania 36 last year, where he lost to “The Fiend” Bray Wyatt in a Firefly Fun House match.
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• ON THIS DAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY (May 22, 1994) – WCW Slamboree 1994
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on May 22, 1994, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired ‘WCW Slamboree 1994: A Legends’ Reunion’ LIVE on PPV from the Philadelphia Civic Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
It was the 2nd Slamboree PPV out of 8 that WCW aired from 1993 to 2000.
Here are the results from that night:
– WCW United States Heavyweight Championship: Steve Austin (c) defeated Johnny B. Badd
– Terry Funk wrestled Tully Blanchard to a double-DQ
– Larry Zbyszko defeated Lord Steven Regal
– Bullrope match: Dustin Rhodes defeated Bunkhouse Buck
– WCW World Heavyweight Championship: Ric Flair (c) defeated Barry Windham
– Broad Street Bully match – WCW World Tag Team Championship: Cactus Jack & Kevin Sullivan defeated The Nasty Boys (c)
– Vacant WCW International World Heavyweight Championship: Sting defeated Vader