• WWE Releases New RAW Commentator
After working on RAW as a commentator for just 7 weeks, WWE has released Adnan Virk.
Below is the statement that WWE issued:
“WWE and Adnan Virk have mutually agreed to part ways. WWE thanks Adnan for his work.”
Adnan tweeted the following about it:
“Thanks to @WWE for a wonderful opportunity. The weekly travel along with my other jobs was a grind for me and my family. Am grateful to everyone with the company especially @WWEGraves and @ByronSaxton for being such fantastic teammates.”
Thanks to @WWE for a wonderful opportunity. The weekly travel along with my other jobs was a grind for me and my family. Am grateful to everyone with the company especially @WWEGraves and @ByronSaxton for being such fantastic teammates. https://t.co/lrP0fCAMXz
— Adnan Virk (@adnansvirk) May 25, 2021
Adnan was signed by WWE President Nick Khan, as he wanted to give RAW an authentic sports feel, but a lot of WWE fans were very vocal on Social Media about how they weren’t enjoying Adnan’s work on WWE’s flagship show.
WATCH: Scarlett Bordeaux’s Bare Buns:
• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (May 25, 1998) – WWF RAW IS WAR
On this day in 1998, the World Wrestling Federation aired another LIVE episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF RAW IS WAR’.
It was broadcasted from the UTC Arena in Chattanooga, Tennessee and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF In Your House 22: Over the Edge’ PPV.
Here’s the match-card:
1. Darren Drozdov & LOD 2000 vs. Disciples Of Apocalypse
2. Dan Severn vs. Owen Hart
3. Golga vs. Thrasher
4. Vader vs. Jeff Jarrett
5. WWF Light Heavyweight Title: TAKA Michinoku vs. Dick Togo
6. Faarooq vs. Marc Mero
7. The Rock vs. Triple H
8. Stone Cold Steve Austin vs. The Undertaker