BRITT BAKER CLEARED TO COMPETE
On Friday, All Elite Wrestling’s Britt Baker confirmed that she’s been cleared and will be an entrant in the Casino Battle Royale at All Out on Saturday, August 31. She made the announcement on Twitter.
Baker suffered a concussion while teaming with Riho against Bea Priestley & Shoko Nakajima at Fight for the Fallen last month.
TEAL PIPER SIGNS WITH WOMEN OF WRESTLING
In addition to making her wrestling debut with AEW, it appears Teal Piper will be making waves in other promotions as well.
It was announced today that Piper has signed with WOW and will debut for the promotion at their television tapings on Wednesday, September 18 and Thursday, September 19. The tapings are being held at the Belasco Theater in Los Angeles, California.
WOW owner Jeanie Buss said;
“WOW is proud to welcome Teal on board as the newest member of our family of Superheroes. Her father, Roddy, left an indelible mark not only on wrestling, but on countless fans across the world. His spirit is alive and well within her, and the drive she has shown during her training sessions has been truly incredible to watch. WOW is honored to join Teal on her journey, as she pays tribute to Roddy’s legacy while blazing a new trail that is entirely her own.”
CAIN VELASQUEZ REPORTEDLY TO WRESTLE AT AAA L.A AND NEW YORK SHOWS
According to ESPN’s Marc Raimondi, former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez will continue his pro wrestling career on two U.S.-based AAA cards this year.
Citing sources, Raimondi said the 37-year-old will be part of AAA’s September 15th show at New York City’s Hulu Theatre and their October 13th show at Los Angeles’ Forum. Raimondi has access to Velasquez prior to his wrestling debut at TripleMania.
He was victorious teaming with Cody and Psycho Clown in a six-man tag match.
MATT RIDDLE AND KEITH LEE TO RETURN TO PROGRESS WRESTLING
NXT superstars Matt Riddle and Keith Lee are set to appear on their huge September card. Click here for the full story.