• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (March 26, 2001) – Old School Wrestling Veteran Passed Away
On this day in 2001, we lost Old School Wrestling Veteran Benny McGuire at the age of 54 due to a heart failure.
Him and his brother Billy McGuire not only wrestled as “The McGuire Twins”, by far the heaviest Tag Team in professional wrestling history, they also made the Guinness Book of World Records as the “World’s Heaviest Twins”.
At his heaviest Benny was 814 lbs on his own, and together they weighed around 1500 lbs.
During their professional wrestling career in the 70s, the McGuire Twins wrestled all over the United States in several territories, as well as Canada & Japan.
They were also famous for riding on their Honda motorcycles, which they were referenced for in many different TV shows & movies over the years.
† REST IN PEACE BENNY MCGUIRE!
December 7, 1946 – March 26, 2001
• WWE Confirms Another Match For WrestleMania 35 – 12 Matches Announced So Far
WWE has confirmed that Sasha Banks & Bayley will defend the WWE Women’s Tag Team Titles against 3 teams at WrestleMania 35: Beth Phoenix & Natalya, Nia Jax & Tamina Snuka and The IIconics (Billie Kay & Peyton Royce).
12 Matches have been announced so far for WrestleMania 35 and you can check out the updated match-card below:
– RAW Women’s Championship Match: Ronda Rousey (c) vs. Becky Lynch vs. Charlotte Flair (1st Ever Women’s WrestleMania Main Event)
– Universal Championship Match: Brock Lesnar (c) vs. Seth Rollins
– No Holds Barred Match: Triple H vs. Batista (Triple H’s Career Is On The Line)
– Farewell Match: Kurt Angle vs. Baron Corbin
– Roman Reigns vs. Drew McIntyre
– Intercontinental Championship Match: Bobby Lashley (c) vs. Finn Balor
– United States Championship Match: Samoa Joe (c) vs. Rey Mysterio
– Randy Orton vs. AJ Styles
– Shane McMahon vs. The Miz
– WWE Women’s Tag Team Championship Match: Sasha Banks & Bayley (c) vs. Beth Phoenix & Natalya vs. Nia Jax & Tamina Snuka vs. The IIconics
– WWE Cruiserweight Championship Match: Buddy Murphy (c) vs. Tony Nese
– 6th Annual Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal
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