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AJ STYLES INJURED
WWE has confirmed that AJ Styles is currently out with an injury. Confirming the fact in passing, the WWE Twitter account mentioned that AJ was out with injury before confirming that Baron Corbin would replace him in a Fatal 4 Way Elimination match.
Styles hasn’t competed since his match with Seth Rollins at Money in the Bank. So far there has been no confirmation as the exact nature of the injury or its severity.
With @AJStylesOrg out of action due to injury, it will now be @BaronCorbinWWE who faces @mikethemiz, @BraunStrowman, and @fightbobby in a high-stakes #Fatal4Way Elimination Match, TONIGHT! #RAW pic.twitter.com/Vs97JFqvFa— WWE (@WWE) May 28, 2019
JOEY RYAN REPORTEDLY TURNS DOWN AEW
Joey Ryan has turned down a contract offer from AEW according to SoCalUncensored.com.
When Joey was granted his release from Lucha Underground there was a large amount of speculation as to which direction his future would take. Joey has been actively fueling this fire, releasing a ‘farewell to the indy’s’ tour shirt. The anticipation has been built once again with Joey saying that the shirt will remain available until the 30th of May. The 30th of May sees Bar Wrestling putting on their next show, ‘Pickle Jar Hero’. Ryan has promised to make an announcement regarding his future.
SoCalUnsensored.com has claimed that Joey has turned down the contract offer from AEW. While this is according to sources, Joey has promised to reveal all on Thursday.
MATCH ANNOUNCED FOR SMACKDOWN
A match added to this week’s episode of SmackDown. WWE has announced that SmackDown Women’s Champion, Bayley, will face RAW’s, Lacey Evans. The match will not be for the title. Lacey will be taking part under the wildcard rule.
FLAMITA TO MAKE MLW DEBUT
MLW has announced that Flamita will make his MLW debut at this Saturday’s ‘Fury Road’ event. Flamita will be taking on Rey Horus during the event, which is set to be taped for television. Fury Road will be taking place at the Waukesha County Expo Center, in Waukesha, Wisconsin.
Also making this MLW debut’s at the event will be Ross and Marshall Von Erich, and Australian Adam Brooks.
PROGRESS ANNOUNCE NEW SIGNING
Progress Wrestling has recently Tweeted that HoliDead is set to make her debut for the company. The American will be getting inside a Progress ring for the first time on the 6th of July during Chapter 91 and 92. Set to take place at the O2 Academy in Newcastle on the 6th of July and the O2 Ritz in Manchester on the 7th of July.
Holidead is the former RPW Women’s Champion, alongside a former Shine Tag Team Champion and a Vendetta Pro International Tag Team Champion. She made her pro wrestling debut in early 2015.
.@holidead makes her PROGRESS debut when we hit up Newcastle and Manchester this July! Sat 6th July at @o2academynewc: https://t.co/z79KTksjw7 // Sun 7th July at @o2ritzmanc: sold out. #ThisIsPROGRESS pic.twitter.com/VTwI5IXSX8— PROGRESS Wrestling (@ThisIs_Progress) May 28, 2019