Author: John Nada

Taking to Twitter on Thursday, August 18, top British wrestler Flash Morgan Webster revealed that he had parted ways with WWE. “As of today WWE and I have come to terms with the terms of my release,” he said. “I want to thank them for all the opportunities they gave me over last 5 years and looking after me through injury. “Excited to see what’s next “See you all soon.” https://twitter.com/flash_morgan/status/1560315776900505600?s=21&t=5PKvfJz3lY-gf01o9PN7_g The news of his departure comes after WWE announced that NXT Europe would be launching in 2023.

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Following her action at Sunday nights Summerslam, Ronda Rousey has been suspended by WWE. WWE said in a statement: Following her attack on referee Dan Engler at SummerSlam, Ronda Rousey has been fined an undisclosed amount and will be suspended. An irate Rousey attacked the official after her SmackDown Women’s Title Match, claiming he missed Liv Morgan tapping out to the Armbar while he counted the pinfall. Due to her suspension, Rousey will not appear on this week’s Friday Night SmackDown. Of course, the suspension is part of a storyline but follows on from the real suspensions of two other…

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BlackJack Brown, a wrestling journalist, radio show host and photographer, passed away on Friday, July 29, according to reports. David ‘BlackJack’ Brown most notably wrote wrestling columns in the New York Daily News and Chicago Sun-Times and even hosted a call in show long before the Internet. Following the news, wrestling industry heavyweights paid tribute to the popular pro wrestling behind the scenes personality. https://twitter.com/OfficialTAZ/status/1553458458455834625?t=_RDkfmpj6LilA3bZw1zQHQ&s=19 https://twitter.com/BookItGabe/status/1553461013881700352?t=UESqOwPZ93BXfc8Y7-l17w&s=09 https://twitter.com/TheBigVitoBrand/status/1553449860564762625?t=6Od5PdGCskFO1a-9OlImbQ&s=19 https://twitter.com/smFISHMAN/status/1553453635966828552?t=HxYp0VMdqUD9Px8oMG6NsA&s=19 https://twitter.com/JeffreyBJones/status/1553456664526917632?t=SeldAGxQVYuJhyshxz2xaQ&s=19 https://twitter.com/buckneverstops/status/1553488905856499712?t=MpHUUjEE0q6TrlKv3zrTog&s=19 https://twitter.com/BlueMeanieBWO/status/1553470200078557188?t=Ci1bVwmezZwmG6MbBYXkLg&s=19 https://twitter.com/THETOMMYDREAMER/status/1553480248033001473?t=8p9YKO72vXcwXbkrykH6kQ&s=19

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WWE Goes NFT! The company has announced today that the launch of WWE Moonsault’s “first official NFT (non-fungible token) collection” will debut on Friday, June 3. Vince McMahon’s company has scheduled its first NFT drop ahead of Sunday’s Hell in a Cell pay-per-view. According to information from WWE back in March, the wrestling brand has partnered with Fox’s Blockchain Creative Labs to produce officially licensed tokens and collectables. Tomorrow, Friday, June 3, WWE Moonsault will debut its first official NFT collection in advance of the annual premium live event WWE Hell In A Cell. The marketplace’s launch was announced today…

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Y2J Chris Jericho took to social media to share a distressing video of his niece being bullied. In the shocking footage, the schoolgirl can be seen getting punched and attacked by another kid while surrounded by a group filming the violent incident. The AEW star shared that the Mulrennan Middle School student “has been incessantly bullied for months.” “Despite my families pleas, nobody did anything to help…and this was the result a few days ago,” he added sharing the assault. He added: “If you won’t take action, I’d love to discuss this on @abcactionnews & @wfla ANYTIME!” https://twitter.com/IAmJericho/status/1528576205867425793?t=HuXNc-c4teExpuBVd1ANSA&s=19 Have you…

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Municipal Waste vocalist Tony Foresta recently revealed that he worked for the WWE over the COVID-19 pandemic – including at WrestleMania! Speaking to heavy metal veteran Robb Flynn on the No F’n Regrets podcast, Foresta said that he’s a “big wrestling fan” and getting to work at WWE was ‘fucking awesome”. “I think the shut down happened a few weeks before [our tour with Testament was to kick off]. “I feel like a lot of people went either one way or the other [handling the pandemic]; where they dug into their addictions or bad behavior, or got out of it,…

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According to an update from WWE, Sasha Banks and Naomi have been suspended indefinitely. The announcement was made by veteran commentator Michael Cole during Friday Night Smackdown. The pair walked during Monday Night RAW this week after growing tired of WWE creative. Cole announced there would be an upcoming tournament to crown the new WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions. https://twitter.com/WWE/status/1527827899113414656?t=Sxt3Y7FmSv3Pt4AAjJ3E9w&s=19

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Former AEW star Cody Rhodes believes he is the best wrestler in the world… By a large margin! Rhodes made the revelation while speaking with Justin Barrasso of Sports Illustrated: “I think I’m the best wrestler in the world. And I think it’s by a large margin,” he said. “That upsets a lot of people, but I don’t mean it to draw ire. This is all I do. I’m not in charge. I’m here to hone my craft, build my body, and win matches. Every week, I have to be better. That’s the ultimate clarity for me.” However, the American Nightmare…

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WWE Hall of Famer Hacksaw Jim Duggan has provided his fans with an update on his health but unfortunately, it is bad news. Taking to Instagram on Sunday, the legendary wrestler said his cancer has returned and that “it’s a very terrifying time for me and my family.” The 68-year-old added that although he was scared, doctors were “very optimistic that they caught it early.” He will now undergo “radiation therapy for eight weeks, five days a week.” However, he revealed the doctors had encouraged him to “go ahead and live life.” “Which we’re going to go ahead and do,”…

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WWE has announced more than 30 additional Live Events as part of the company’s summer touring schedule for 2022. Tickets go on sale Friday, May 13, and marks the largest number of WWE events to go on sale in a single day since WWE’s return to touring last year. The schedule includes: Friday, June 24: SmackDown – Moody Center in Austin, Texas Saturday, June 25: Saturday Night’s Main Event – Amarillo Civic Center in Amarillo, Texas Saturday, June 25: Saturday Night’s Main Event – Taylor County Expo Center in Abilene, Texas Sunday, June 26: Sunday Stunner  – Payne Arena in Hidalgo, Texas Sunday,…

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