Alexa Bliss Reportedly is Currently Dealing With an Illness
Alexa Bliss reportedly has been dealing with an illness for the past week, according to Post Wrestling.
Post Wrestling’s John Pollock reported that WWE originally planned for Bliss to compete in a Beat the Clock Challenge match during this past Monday’s episode of RAW but those plans were dropped due to her on-going illness. Nikki Cross was Bliss’ replacement and competed to determine the stipulation for the SmackDown Women’s Championship match at this Sunday’s Extreme Rules event.
Impact Wrestling Slammiversary XVII News & Notes
Impact Wrestling reportedly drew an attendance of around 1,000 for their Slammiversary XVII event this past Sunday in Dallas, Texas, according to PWInsider.
Brian Cage reportedly worked the event in a lot of pain due to his on-going back-related issues.
Impact officials currently have big plans for Tessa Blanchard going forward.
New Match Announced for EVOLVE 10th Anniversary
EVOLVE announced a new match for the card of their 10th Anniversary Celebration event on July 13th at the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania:
– Shotzi Blackheart vs. Brandi Lauren
EVOLVE 10th Anniversary Celebration will air live on the WWE Network starting at 8:00PM EST.
Misc. Wrestling News & Notes
Pro Wrestling Guerrilla recently announced that Orange Cassidy and Bandido are the next official entrants for their Battle of Los Angeles 2019 tournament, which takes place from September 19-22 in Los Angeles, California.
NJPW reportedly drew an attendance of 4,846 for their G1 Climax event in Dallas, Texas this past Saturday, according to Voices of Wrestling.
Major League Wrestling reportedly drew an attendance of around 2,100 for their Kings of Kings of Colosseum event this past Saturday in Chicago, Illinois, according to Post Wrestling. The event also broke the company’s all-time record for most merchandise sales at a live event, according to PWInsider.