• WWE Personality Claims Roman Reigns Would Smash Conor McGregor
Pro Wrestling & MMA journalist Ariel Helwani recently tweeted a photo of himself with legendary UFC fighter Conor McGregor, who was holding a replica WWE Money In The Bank briefcase, with the caption ‘Next stop … Mania?’.
Rumors started right away that McGregor could show up at the upcoming WrestleMania 39 premium live event on April 1st & 2nd at the SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California.
Famous WCW/ECW/WWF Manager Paul Heyman, who is currently the Special Counsel of Undisputed WWE Universal Champion Roman Reigns, took to Twitter and addressed the rumor by tweeting the following:
“@TheNotoriousMMA would get SMASHED just like anyone else who dares to oppose the #TribalChief @WWERomanReigns!”
.@TheNotoriousMMA would get SMASHED just like anyone else who dares to oppose the #TribalChief @WWERomanReigns! https://t.co/oWd39jwchc
— Paul Heyman (@HeymanHustle) March 16, 2023
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• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (March 18, 1996) – WWF Monday Night RAW
On this day in 1996, the World Wrestling Federation aired another episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Monday Night RAW’.
It was broadcasted from the Freeman Coliseum in San Antonio, Texas and featured pre-taped matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF WrestleMania XII’ PPV.
Here’s the card:
Davey Boy Smith vs. Jake Roberts
Goldust vs. Fatu
Diesel vs. Barry Horowitz
Bret Hart vs. Tatanka