JEREMY BORASH MAKES WWE TV DEBUT
JEREMY BORASH IS A CERTIFIED LUNATIC AND I AM HAPPY HE IS ON 205 LIVE ON THE WWE NETWORK RIGHT NOW
— ONEY LORCAN (@ONEYLORCAN) May 9, 2020
On last night’s episode of 205 Live, Jeremy Borash made his debut on WWE programming. Borash was a huge part of Impact between 2002 and 2018.
The former Impact ring announcer, video editor, show writer, and finally lead play by play announcer left Impact to work on NXT in January of 2018. Before Borash was hired by Impact he worked for WCW, hosting an internet radio show before moving to play by play announcing.
Last night Borash hosted “The Matches That Made Me”episode of 205 Live with Tom Phillips. The episode focused on Oney Lorcan, who tweeted during the showing, saying how happy he was that Jeremy was on 205 Live.
TWO MATCHES MADE FOR MONEY IN THE BANK
— WWE (@WWE) May 9, 2020
Two new matches have been made official for tomorrow night’s Money in the Bank.
R-Truth vs. MVP has been announced for the main show and Jeff Hardy vs. Cesaro has been announced for the Kick-Off show.
Other matches on Sunday’s show is:
- Women’s Money in the Bank ladder match (Shayna Baszler, Asuka, Nia Jax, Dana Brooke, Lacey Evans, and Carmella)
- Men’s Money in the Bank ladder match (Aleister Black, Rey Mysterio, AJ Styles, Daniel Bryan, Baron Corbin, and Otis)
- WWE Title: Champion Drew McIntyre vs Seth Rollins
- Universal Title: Champion Braun Strowman vs Bray Wyatt
- SmackDown Women’s Title: Champion Bayley vs Tamina
- SmackDown Tag Team Titles: Champions The New Day vs The Forgotten Sons vs The Lucha House Party vs The Miz & John Morrison
THE ROCK PHOTOBOOK SET FOR RELEASE
St. Martin’s Press announced the release of a new photo’s of The Rock. The book has been put together by photographer Hiram Garcia, an old friend of The Rock’s. See the full synopsis below:
Dynamic, funny, and inspiring photos of global entertainment icon, entrepreneur, and trailblazer, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, featuring twenty years’ worth of candids, family moments, and snapshots from film and television sets, many never-before-seen.
Hiram Garcia has known his subject for decades―he’s a college friend, former brother-in-law, and producing partner of Dwayne Johnson, known from his wrestling days on as “The Rock.” Garcia is also a talented amateur photographer, who has taken scores of images on the sets of many of the Seven Bucks Productions’ movies, including Jumanji 2, Jungle Cruise, and more. He knows Dwayne Johnson inside and out, and that intimacy brings his photography to life. Whether it’s an action photo of DJ in character or a charming shot of Johnson with one of his daughters, Garcia focuses his lens on the qualities he admires in his friend: his extraordinary work ethic, his infectious smile, his sense of humor, and the joy and determination he brings to everything he does.
With intimate photos from Johnson’s life, work, and world―many of them never seen before―The Rock: Through the Lens is enhanced by rich captions telling stories only an insider could share.
RUSEV ANNOUNCE MOVE INTO TWITCH STREAMING
In a twenty-minute video posted to his Instagram account, Rusev has announced that he’s moving into Twitch streaming. He reasons that he enjoys playing games, wants to show how good he is at playing video games, and spends all his time playing games.
He opens the video saying that he’d been fired from WWE, before talking about his move to Twitch. Later in the same video, he promises to talk about his departure from WWE, when the time was right. Rusev is yet to start streaming, but it won’t be long before his channel goes live.
MONEY IN THE BANK BOARD GAME SET FOR RELEASE
— WizKids (@wizkidsgames) May 6, 2020
Announced today, WWE is teaming up with WizKids to produce an original board game focused around Money in the Bank.
The game is to be called ‘Headlock, Paper, Scissors and will be released on May 15 according to Amazon.
The game will feature twelve different WWE wrestlers to play as. See the full press release below:
WizKids is pleased to announce WWE: Headlock, Paper, Scissors, a new upcoming release from the designers of Rock, Paper, Wizard!
In this all-new game of Striking, Showboating, and making hand signals, players select their favorite Superstar and work to gain the most popularity and reach the briefcase at the top of a 3-D ladder while making sure their opponents don’t get there first! Each round, players select shared techniques, or their Superstar’s signature technique, and simultaneously chant “Money!” “In The!” “Bank!” before revealing their technique, and their target. Superstars closest to the briefcase once all techniques are resolved become more popular, while those furthest from the briefcase gain Comeback cards. The most popular Superstar at the end of the game wins the Money in the Bank!
Featuring 12 playable Superstars including Asuka, Becky Lynch, Roman Reigns, Kofi Kingston, and more, as well as a 3-D ladder to add a whole new dimension to the match, WWE: Headlock, Paper, Scissors will have you catapulting to fame and fortune in the ring! WWE: Headlock, Paper, Scissors is coming soon, so be sure to pre-order at your Friendly Local Game Store today.