Various: UK Championship Tournament Update, All In Update, Macho Man
WWE UK Championship Tournament Update
As noted before, WWE recently revealed all of the first round matchups for next month’s United Kingdom Championship Tournament. This tournament will take place from June 8-10 and June 18-19 with the winner to receive an automatic title shot at Pete Dunne’s United Kingdom Championship on June 19th.
Besides the United Kingdom Championship match, WWE announced the card for the June 19th show in London, England features four matches from the NXT brand. These will be a NXT North American Championship match of Adam Cole (c) versus a challenger to be named later, a NXT Women’s Championship match of Shayna Baszler (c) versus a challenger to be named later, a NXT Tag Team Championship match of The Undisputed Era (Kyle O’Reilly & Roderick Strong) (c) versus challengers to be named later, and a tag team match of Aleister Black & Ricochet versus EC3 & Velveteen Dream.
All In Broadcasting Status Update
While answering a recent fan question on Twitter, Cody revealed the current status of streaming options for September’s All In event. Cody stated there are no plans at the moment to broadcast the event live although he did hint those plans could change based on upcoming meetings for the event.
— Michael James Kelly (@ihateyanks27) May 21, 2018
We have no plans to broadcast at the moment. But we do have fun meetings in LA, Baltimore, and Dallas almost the moment we get back from the UK. Probably cover some of it on #BeingTheElite
This is our first time in this role, we are exploring all options! https://t.co/cQVzUUOYA4
— Cody Rhodes (@CodyRhodes) May 22, 2018
Preview Trailer for Upcoming Macho Man DVD Collection Released
Website WrestlingDVDNetwork recently released a preview trailer for WWE’s upcoming Macho Man DVD set arriving on May 29th.
The three-disc set is titled Randy Savage Unreleased: The Unseen Matches of The Macho Man and is hosted by Corey Graves, Sean Mooney, Bayley, and Diamond Dallas Page. This set features almost nine hours of content including 41 rare matches from Macho Man’s career, 8 non-match Macho Man moments, and the “Speaking from the Heart” music video with previously before unseen outtakes.