Author: Craig

Former WWE Tough Enough winner Sara Lee (Sara Weston) has died aged 30. The news of her death was broken on social media by her Mother. Lee won the sixth season of the WWE competition Tough Enough in 2015, earning a $250,000 one-year contract with WWE.  Lee adopted the ring name Hope and worked in NXT, based at the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida from January 2016 until her release on September 30, 2016. Lee had been training at the Team Vision Dojo in Orlando, Florida since 2017 and is married to former WWE Superstar Wesley Blak. She leaves…

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Jeff Hardy will not be back on AEW television anytime soon. PWInsider reports that Hardy is still under contract with the company but he is not going to be brought back until his legal issues are resolved. Hardy has a pre-trial hearing scheduled this coming Wednesday for a DUO. Hardy’s attorneys waived his right to a fast trial which was set for July but it was pushed until this month. AEW is keen for Hardy to show he has cleaned up and can stay off alcohol with the company supporting him with treatment following his most recent arrest. Matt Hardy…

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A report from Fightful Select revealed that top indy star Bandido had signed a full-time contract with AEW, although that appears to be wrong. F4Wonline.com is reporting that sources have revealed that the ROH champion has stated that the company made him an offer but he hasn’t signed anything. The offer was reportedly made following Bandido’s match against Chris Jericho last week on Dynamite. In a Spanish interview, Bandido revealed that AEW CEO Tony Khan and Jericho both pulled him aside following the match and tried to get him to sign a contract. Khan is reportedly very high on signing…

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Jimmy Smiths time with WWE would appear to be done. A WWE rep confirmed to us that Jimmy Smith was out, amid a ton of changes to commentary. Variety has then announced the following changes to the brand teams. WWE Raw: Kevin Patrick & Corey Graves. Cathy Kelley is back and will work as an interviewer, as well Byron Saxton Smackdown’s team is Michael Cole & Wade Barrett NXT’s team will be Vic Joseph & Booker T. Per Variety. A WWE rep confirmed to Fightful that Jimmy Smith is done

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Julia Hart made an appearance on AEW Unrestricted to discuss a wide range of topics. During it, Hart noted that she is engaged to fellow AEW star Lee Johnson. She also explained that they didn’t publicly make a post about it on social media because they didn’t care to do so. “We are engaged. It sounds weird saying boyfriend. He’s my fiance. Nobody really knows that, but we also don’t care. We also didn’t make a huge post about it. We did meet at The Nightmare Factory. We were just friends at first, and then one day he asked me, ‘Do you…

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According to PW Insider, the official lineup for Friday’s AEW Rampage has been released. The main event will be AEW Champion Jon Moxley & Claudio Castagnoli & Wheeler Yuta vs. Rush & Private Party. AEW Rampage at 10 PM EST will feature: *AEW Champion Jon Moxley & Claudio Castagnoli & Wheeler Yuta vs. Rush & Private Party. *AEW Trios Champions Death Triangle vs. The Dark Order. *Anna Jay and Tay Melo vs. Skye Blue and Madison Rayne. *Tony Nese & Josh Woods with Smart Mark Sterling vs. The Varsity Blonds. Andrade El Idolo was supposed to be in action against 10s, but…

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So far, Paul Wight has competed in only 3 matches in All Elite Wrestling, with two of them being 3-on-1 Handicap Matches. He has won all of them. So you could say he is undefeated and has a 100% record. His AEW debut match took place at the All Out 2021 pay-per-view, where he defeated QT Marshall. During an interview on Robbie Fox’s “My Mom’s Basement”, AEW President Tony Khan noted that he wants to feature Paul Wight on AEW programming again, once The Giant is cleared to compete. Below is what Khan said about Wight’s commentary work on AEW’s…

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During this week’s episode of AEW Dynamite, Saraya was in the corner of Nightingale, Toni Storm and Athena for their win over Baker’s team of Serena Deeb, Jamie Hayter, and Penelope Ford. After the match, Baker and Saraya brawled. Saraya took to Twitter following her segment to send some harsh words to the D.M.D. She wrote, “So many womens segments. Helluva division. big shout out to @willowwrestles she’s such a bad ass!!!Also f**k you @RealBrittBaker”

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At least three wrestlers are trying to get out of their deals with All Elite Wrestling, according to Dave Meltzer. In recent months, there have been reports of talent being unhappy in the company, with roster meetings being held backstage at tapings. On Wrestling Observer Radio, Meltzer said that multiple stars are trying to get out of the company. “There’s a few people, not that many. There’s three that want to leave and there are different stories and Andrade is one of them.” Andrade El Idolo has teased leaving AEW and was sent home after being involved in a fight backstage…

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Following on from more backstage AEW drama that we reported last night we have learned more from the Sammy Guevara/Andrade situation, and it seems like there was good reason Sammy Guevara was still on the show. Fightful Select has taken the majority of the accounts they received and thus far have indicated that Andrade was the aggressor and Guevara made attempts to not participate in the fight. Fightful state that have heard that Andrade arrived and had waited to see Sammy Guevara, and threw a couple of punches before it was broken up. Both men had been spoken to and…

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