Various: WWE RAW Book, Cena on Plans After Wrestling, Indies
Upcoming WWE Book Based on RAW’s 25 Year History with Foreword by Vince McMahon
DK Publishing and WWE announced they are currently working on a new book called WWE RAW: The First 25 Years. This book is scheduled to be released on May 15th for $25 and will be 200 pages in length. It was also announced the book’s foreword was written by Vince McMahon.
Official press release:
Relive all the best moments of Monday Night Raw, from the very first show in January 1993 to the 25th anniversary episode in 2018, in DK’s newest WWE title, WWE Raw The First 25 Years. Discover all the memorable matches, key events, and shocking plot twists, presented month by month and year by year, making it easy for fans to find their favorite eras and episodes. Incredible photography from WWE’s official archives takes you back in time to showcase all the action as it happened. Superstars are profiled in detail, including Brock Lesnar, John Cena, The New Day, Charlotte, Sting, Seth Rollins, Roman Reigns, Nikki Bella, and many, many more. “Elsewhere in WWE” boxes describe key events from other WWE events, such as Smackdown and WrestleMania, giving a comprehensive picture of the WWE universe. A must?have for RAW fans old and new. With never?before?seen shots, profiles of popular Superstars, and iconic quotes throughout, WWE Raw The First 25 Years is the ultimate guide to WWE’s flagship show.
Cena on His Future Plans After Retirement from Wrestling
ABC News’ Popcorn with Peter Travers held a recent interview with John Cena and one of the topics discussed involved Cena’s future plans after retiring from wrestling.
Cena: “The fact that I’ve been able to do it at the pace that I have for 16 years, that’s not your regular statistic. That falls into like the Tom Brady category. I’m not supposed to be where I am anyway. So I don’t know when it’s all going to end.”
Misc. Wrestling News & Notes
As part of the current WWE storyline firing involving both Sami Zayn and Kevin Owens, Kevin Steen recently reopened his official store at Pro Wrestling Tee’s website.
ROH is reported to be working on a new long term deal with Tenille Dashwood, according to CBS Sports.
Major League Wrestling recently announced Jake Hager (Jack Swagger in WWE) will be making his official debut in the company very soon.
International Pro Wrestling: United Kingdom announced that the card of their May 2nd show in Milton Keynes, England features a singles match of James Ellsworth versus Jimmy Havoc.