• WWE Might Announce The Release Of A Big Name Today
According to Raj Giri of Wrestlinginc, WWE might announced the release of a big name today.
Here’s what he posted:
“I’m hearing that a big name asked for their release and got it, might be public today.
I didn’t mean to fuel the rumor mill, It’s not someone wrestling every week.”
UPDATE: Ric Flair Released From WWE
Earlier today, PWInsider reported that ring announcer JoJo Offerman was quietly released from WWE 6-8 months ago.
JoJo is Bray Wyatt’s girlfriend and they have two kids together. Wyatt was released from WWE a couple of days back.
WWE quietly released Hall of Famer Jeff Jarrett earlier this year as well. He was working as a backstage producer.
WATCH: Former WWE Diva Emma’s (Tenille Dashwood in Impact Wrestling) Buns Grabbed:
• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (August 2, 2001) – WWF SmackDown!
On this day in 2001, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF SmackDown!’.
It was broadcasted from the MCI Center in Washington, District of Columbia and featured pre-taped matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF SummerSlam 2001’ PPV.
Here’s the match-card:
1. Chuck Palumbo & Sean O’Haire vs. The Hardy Boyz
2. Kane vs. Kanyon
3. Rhyno & The Dudley Boyz vs. Chris Jericho, Edge & Christian
4. Kurt Angle vs. Lance Storm
5. Booker T vs. The Undertaker