Regal & Barrett Team Up, Irish Rugby Team At WWE Event
– At Sunday’s SmackDown live event in England, Sheamus was accompanied to the ring by six members of the London Irish rugby team. Also on the show, Wade Barrett and William Regal teamed, working as babyfaces and defeating the team of Ted DiBiase and Johnny Curtis.
— Former WWE Diva Serena Deeb participated in the Free to Breathe Yogathon in Baltimore this weekend. The event was held to raise awareness about lung cancer, and raised over $30,000.
— TheNational.AE has an article up looking at WWE’s recent tour of the country. In that article, Senior Vice President and Managing Director of WWE International Ed Wells is optimistic about WWE’s expansion into the Middle East, writing the following… “WWE’s programming in the Middle East, and Egypt in particular, has very strong audience figures and we have seen steady growth of the popularity of the brand in these markets in the past 12 months.”