A couple of weeks ago, Miz mentioned that Big Show was well past his prime. Rumors have it that this was not just a one time thing. WWE could be using this as a story line for the former world heavyweight champion throughout the rest of the year. Show would face a slew of younger opponents to try to show the world that he can still be a star in professional wrestling today.
July 25, 2015
It appears that Bully Ray is gone from TNA as quickly as he showed up. Some reports are stating that the former world heavyweight champion quit the company, while others are stating that he could not have quit since he was no longer under contract. This was always planned as a short term thing. Bully has already shot and filmed his segments for Impact Wrestling. No word yet on what his plans are now.
July 24, 2015
In a disturbing bit of news, WWE has dropped Hulk Hogan and removed all associations with the former world heavyweight champion. Something big is about to be revealed on Friday, and the early talk is that there is a video that surfaced of Hogan using racial comments towards black people. For public relations reasons, World Wrestling Entertainment cannot be associated with the legend, even if he is a major marketing asset for the company.
July 24, 2015
England is a hot bed for professional wrestling, and Jeff Jarrett is going to try to cash in on his investment of Brutus Magnus immediately by doing a live event there towards the end of October. The former world heavyweight champion will more than likely headline the two GFW events. There may be more dates added between now and then as well.
July 20, 2015
Even though he has long known as someone that likes to surprise the internet wrestling community, there is a widespread belief that MVP has left TNA after the former United States Heavyweight Champion posted a couple of messages on social media. There is a chance that he could be taking some time away from the promotion before making a comeback later on in the year.
July 18, 2015
Earlier in the day, several sources reported that Daniel Bryan had mentioned during a radio station interview that his time was up, which sparked an immediate response from the internet wrestling community about his retirement. The former world heavyweight champion took to social media to explain that the interview was fake. He is staying with WWE.
July 17, 2015
Since he is starting to get more parts in movies, many have been wondering if John Cena is going to leave WWE for a career in Hollywood. The United States Heavyweight Champion stated that he is going to continue to do movies because it brings attention to professional wrestling. However, he has no plans on permanently leaving for a film career.
July 15, 2015
More details have surfaced about GFW. Jeff Jarrett revealed that his new promotion will consists of four divisions. The heavyweight division and tag team division was expected. Jarrett also announced that he would have a division specifically for females, knowing how well that worked for him in the past. Global Force Wrestling will also have a NEX*GEN division.
July 13, 2015
Since he has yet to post a response, Alberto Del Rio is being viewed as quite the real life villain right now. The former world heavyweight champion was scheduled to work an independent wrestling show in Houston, where much of the proceeds would go towards a charity. He never showed up, and the promoters are claiming that he never even made contact with them to provide an explanation.
July 13, 2015
For someone that had been in the professional wrestling industry for so many years, CM Punk has been rather quiet in his quest to become a star in UFC. Mick Foley thinks that is fine because the former world heavyweight champion is focused on training at the moment. Foley feels that Punk will start being a promoter when he gets closer to his debut match.
July 10, 2015