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SmackDown Star Not Being Pushed Because Of Poor English Speaking Skills?

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• OLD SCHOOL VIDEO HISTORY (October 12, 1991) – WWF Superstars of Wrestling

On this day in 1991, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Wrestling Challenge’.

This episode was pre-taped at the Civic Center in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada and featured matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF Survivor Series 1991’ PPV.

Here’s the card:

– The Big Bossman vs. Martin Roy

– The Beverly Brothers vs. Ross Greenberg & Phil Apollo

– Jake Roberts vs. Tony Diamond

– Davey Boy Smith vs. Paul Perez

– Ric Flair Interview

– Jim Neidhart vs. Barry Hardy

– Skinner vs. Joe Milano

• SmackDown Star Not Being Pushed Because Of Poor English Speaking Skills?

According to PWInsider, Asuka’s poor English speaking skills is one of the reasons why she hasn’t been pushed by WWE for a while now.

It was noted how Vince McMahon wants his top stars to be able to work the mic, but Asuka obviously has difficulty doing it because of the language barrier.

Asuka was quite possibly the #1 female wrestler in the company at the start of 2018.

She won the inaugural Women’s Royal Rumble match earlier this year and decided to switch brands to face Charlotte Flair for the SmackDown Women’s Championship at WrestleMania 34.

However, Asuka’s plan backfired as Charlotte defeated her and ended her undefeated run in the company.

Ever since her streak broke, Asuka hasn’t been the same and has become just another wrestler on SmackDown.

        
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