Brock Lesnar WWE Schedule Update
Brock Lesnar’s next appearance for WWE is currently scheduled to take place at the February 18th episode of RAW in Lafayette, Louisiana. It is also expected that starting with this show, Lesnar will be more active in the build towards his WrestleMania 35 match against Seth Rollins for the Universal Championship.
Lesnar is also currently advertised to appear at the February 25th episode of RAW in Atlanta, Georgia.
First Transgender Wrestler in a Major Company
Nyla Rose made history at last night’s AEW Double or Nothing Ticket Announcement Party in Las Vegas, Nevada, becoming the first ever transgender wrestler to sign a deal with a major wrestling company in the United States, according to PinkNews.co.uk.
— PinkNews (@PinkNews) February 8, 2019
Natalya Pays Tribute to Her Late Father
Natalya reflected on Twitter about her late father Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart on what would have been his 64th birthday today.
Happy birthday to my dad. What an amazing life he lived!!! So grateful we got so many wonderful years together💕🖤🎂 pic.twitter.com/tujkyRehrO
— Nattie (@NatbyNature) February 8, 2019
NJPW and CMLL in Crockett Cup
The National Wrestling Alliance announced that both NJPW and CMLL will be contributing teams for their April 27th Crockett Cup tag team tournament in Concord, North Carolina.
— NWA (@nwa) February 8, 2019
Misc. Wrestling News & Notes
Canadian wrestler El Phantasmo is currently rumored to be making his debut appearance for New Japan Pro Wrestling at their Best of the Super Juniors tournament later this year, according to the Wrestling Observer Newsletter.
Major League Wrestling announced that their weekly MLW Fusion television series will be moving to a new timeslot on beIN Sports within the near future.