In another sign that she is set to move to the United States and sign with WWE, Kana has officially vacated the REINA championship that she won a year ago. Representatives from the promotion have confirmed that she is leaving their company soon. The belief is that she will be under contract with World Wrestling Entertainment before the end of the year, provided she is able to pass her physical.
September 4, 2015
It seems like Kana is very much set on signing a contract with WWE, even though she stated not too long ago that she wanted to retire from professional wrestling. She is scheduled to show up in the USA next month to do the routine medical testing required before a contract is signed. The star from Japan will then need some time in developmental to get used to the new style, which means she won't appear on the main roster for a while.
September 3, 2015
As some of you may already know, Brock Lesnar has been signed to work the big live event at Madison Square Garden. He was initially rumored to be wrestling Bo Dallas on the show, but that was proven wrong. WWE has finally decided on an opponent for the former world heavyweight champion. He will be wrestling Big Show that night. The event is being aired exclusively on the Network.
September 2, 2015
Out of boredom, the internet wrestling community took to social media to point out that Dolph Ziggler had a Megadeath patch on his ring jacket. The actually spelling of the band is Megadeth. Ziggler responded by saying that his designer rushed an order out on very short noticed. The former world heavyweight champion also pointed out that spelling wasn't something that everyone is gifted at.
August 29, 2015
While professional wrestling is where he makes his bread and butter, Alberto Del Rio has long had an interest in MMA. He has yet to receive the right offer to step back into the ring for a fight. However, he still wanted a way to be involved in the sport. Del Rio has found that way. The former world heavyweight champion has signed on to work as an announcer for a promotion in Mexico.
August 26, 2015
For years, WWE was never willing to spend the money to bring in the ultra talented AJ Styles. Things have changed a bit now that they have found success by signing independent wrestlers. Styles mentioned during a recent interview that he would certainly be open to the idea of joining World Wrestling Entertainment if they were to put together a deal that really hard to resist.
August 26, 2015
When Kana made a public appearance in the audience at the NXT event in Brooklyn this past weekend, rumors immediately spread that she had signed a contract with WWE. That has yet to be confirmed. There are some that are skeptical of the rumors because earlier in the year, she announced that she was going to take a step away from professional wrestling because she had been doing it for ten straight years.
August 25, 2015
During the NXT Takeover event in Brooklyn last night, a mysterious woman was shown in the audience. She sat next to Ric Flair and Sargent Slaughter and was actually mentioned by the commentators. Her name is Kana, and she is a wrestling star in Japan. Rumors are floating around that she was there in the audience because she signed with WWE.
August 23, 2015
It might not be discussed much within the internet wrestling community, but Booker T is proving himself to be quite the businessman. He just announced that his Reality of Wrestling promotion has just signed a deal with the CW, the network that used to air Smackdown a couple of years ago. Booker revealed that the show will air weekly on Sunday mornings in Houston and the surrounding areas.
August 19, 2015
Since he worked backstage in WWE for years, Bruce Prichard has a million stories that wrestling fans would love to hear. He shared one recently. Prichard stated that Vince McMahon did not initially want to sign the Undertaker when he was a free agent. McMahon felt that he looked more like a basketball player than a wrestler. Plus, the Phenom was coming off of a really bad match in WCW against Lex Luger.
August 19, 2015