• Old School Wrestling Manager Celebrates His Birthday
Old School Wrestling Manager Paul E. Dangerously (Real name: Paul Heyman) celebrates his 53rd birthday today.
During his long illustrious career, Heyman worked for Verne Gagne’s American Wrestling Association (AWA), Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling (WCW) and NWA Eastern Championship Wrestling which eventually turned into Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW), before he became the promoter of the latter promotion.
After ECW folded in 2001, Paul joined Vince McMahon’s World Wrestling Federation (now known as WWE) where he worked on & off until today.
The most famous so called ‘Paul Heyman Guys’ ever were “The Beast” Brock Lesnar, The Undertaker (as “Mean” Mark), “Ravishing” Rick Rude, The Big Show, “Stunning” Steve Austin, Kurt Angle, Heidenreich, The Original Midnight Express, The Dudley Boyz & Rob Van Dam.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY PAUL HEYMAN!
• WWE VIDEO HISTORY (September 11, 2013) – WWE Main Event
On this day in 2013, World Wrestling Entertainment aired another episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWE Main Event’.
Here’s the card:
1. Kofi Kingston vs. Antonio Cesaro
2. Prime Time Players vs. Jinder Mahal & Heath Slater
3. Big E. Langston vs. R-Truth
• Vince McMahon Impressed By SmackDown Live Star
According to Fightful, Vince McMahon is impressed by SmackDown Live wrestler and former NXT Champion Andrade “Cien” Almas.
Vince reportedly got impressed after Almas worked a match with WWE Champion AJ Styles. This is why WWE officials decided to put him in matches with Daniel Bryan as well.
Almas wasn’t used much on WWE TV when he debuted on the main roster at first, but things are looking good for Almas now.