• WWE Quietly Released Another On-Screen Talent
According to PWInsider, 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.
Vince McMahon recently hinted during an earning’s call that he might release from talent from WWE, so they can go to AEW (tap here to read more).
UPDATE: Ric Flair Released From WWE
WATCH: Former WWE Ring Announcer JoJo (Bray Wyatt’s Girlfriend) Shows Off Her Huge ASSets:
• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (August 2, 1998) – ECW Heat Wave 1998
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on August 2, 1998, Extreme Championship Wrestling aired ‘ECW Heat Wave 1998’ LIVE on PPV from the Hara Arena in Dayton, Ohio.
This was the 5th out of 7 ECW Heat Wave events the company produced from 1994 to 2000, but only the 1998, 1999 & 2000 shows made it to pay-per-view.
The results of the show can be found here:
Justin Credible defeated Jerry Lynn
Chris Candido defeated Lance Storm
Masato Tanaka defeated Mike Awesome
ECW World Tag Team Championship: Rob Van Dam & Sabu (c) defeated Hayabusa & Jinsei Shinzaki
Falls Count Anywhere – FTW Heavyweight Championship: Taz (c) defeated Bam Bam Bigelow
Street Fight: Tommy Dreamer, The Sandman & Spike Dudley defeated The Dudleys