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BECKY LYNCH ANNOUNCES PREGNANCY, VACATES WOMEN’S TITLE
Becky Lynch announced on last night’s RAW that she is pregnant, meaning that she will vacate the RAW Women’s Title. Click here for the full story.
THE BELLA TWINS AND THE MIZ TO APPEAR AT PEACOCK VARIETY SHOW
The Bella Twins and The Miz are going to be guests on Peacock TV’s “The At-Home Variety Show”.
The show, which airs weekday nights on Peacock’s YouTube channel will also feature Terry Crews, Ed Helms, Kevin Hart, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Seth McFarlane.
Peacock is NBC’s soon-to-be on-demand channel.
ORANGE CASSIDY ANNOUNCED FOR CASINO LADDER MATCH
All Elite Wrestling revealed this morning that Orange Cassidy will be one of the participants in the Casino Ladder Match at Double or Nothing. He will be joining Darby Allin and Colt Cabana, who have been confirmed for the match thus far.
The winner will receive an upcoming shot at the AEW World Championship. AEW hasn’t revealed how many wrestlers will be in the Casino Ladder Match.
CHRIS JERICHO TO APPEAR ON MTV’S RIDICULOUSNESS
Chris Jericho announced on Instagram today to announce that he will be appearing on MTV’s “Ridiculousness” show on Tuesday night at 10PM ET/3AM BST.
In his post, he said;
“Catch me on @ridiculousness TOMORROW NIGHT at 10pEST on @mtv!! We had a blast watching some of the dumbest idiots in America falling on their faces & ballbags…come laugh with us! @robdyrdek @steelobrim @chanelwestcoast,
This will be the first AEW star on the show, after WWE stars Paige, Naomi, Jimmy Uso and Becky Lynch appeared.
CRAZZY STEVE RETURNS TO IMPACT WRESTLING
Impact Wrestling have announced that Crazzy Steve has re-signed with the promotion.
First reported by WrestlingInc, they also reported that the deal he has signed is a multi-year one.
Crazzy Steve tweeted about the news, saying;
“The #impact faithful made their voices heard. They listened. #childrenofthehive I’m coming home.”
Crazzy Steve returned to Impact at their tapings for Rebellion, teaming with Rhino & Tommy Dreamer’s partner in a six-man tag match where they defeated oVe (Jake Crist, Dave Crist & Madman Fulton) on Rebellion night one.
TASHA STEELZ REPORTEDLY SIGNS FOR IMPACT WRESTLING
In another signing for Impact, PWInsider is reporting that Tasha Steelz, who will debut for the promotion on tonight’s episode of Impact, will be a regular for the company going forward.
Steelz will also be in a unique position tonight as she will ‘pull a Rick Rude’, appearing on both Impact and NWA Super Powerrr on the same night.
DDT UNIVERSE REBRANDS AT WRESTLE UNIVERSE
DDT’s on-demand service has been renamed to ‘Wrestle Universe’, reflecting the multiple promotions available.
DDT Wrestling, Ganbare Pro, Tokyo Joshi Pro Wrestling and Pro Wrestling NOAH are all under the CyberAgent banner and to reflect this, DDT have made the change to “strive to become a global service that caters to as many pro-wrestling fans as possible”, as mentioned in a tweet.