Below are some AEW & WWE news stories of the day:
– On AEW Collision this past Saturday, Miro (fka Rusev in WWE) defeated Anthony Henry.
During the match, Miro hit Henry with 10 chest strikes while holding him on to the ropes, a sequence made famous by WWE Veteran Sheamus.
You can watch it below:
Miro with BRUTAL clubs to the chest of Anthony Henry.
— All Elite Wrestling (@AEW) July 2, 2023
Sheamus saw this and tweeted the following:
“DM me re: royalty check #tenbeats 🧐”
– Friday’s SmackDown drew 2.51 million viewers with a 0.69 rating in the 18-49 demo, which is up from previous week’s 2.35 million viewers with a 0.61 rating.
– Friday’s Rampage drew 450,000 viewers with a 0.13 rating in the 18-49 demo, which is up from previous week’s 391,000 viewers with a 0.11 rating.
– Friday’s SmackDown at Madison Square Garden is almost sold out. According to WrestleTix, 12,527 tickets have been sold, with 114 remaining.
– Roman Reigns getting pinned by Jey Uso in the main event of Money In The Bank 2023 drew over 40 million views on Social Media.
– AEW Dynamite: Grand Slam will take place on September 20th at the Arthur Ashe Stadium.
– Blackpool Combat Club vs. The Elite in a Blood & Guts match will take place on the July 19th episode of Dynamite.
– AEW Battle Of The Belts VII will take place on July 15th after Collision.
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