WWE ANNOUNCE MORE DRAFT PICKS
Earlier today, WWE announced additional picks made by both brands.
- Eric Young
- Sin Cara
FRIDAY NIGHT SMACKDOWN
- Apollo Crews
- Drew Gulak
- Heath Slater
- The B-Team (Bo Dallas & Curtis Axel)
The draft will continue on Monday’s RAW with WWE RAW Women’s Champion Becky Lynch taking on Sasha Banks ( representing SmackDown). With the winner getting their brand the first selection of the night.
VELASQUEZ VS LESNAR FOR WWE TITLE AT CROWN JEWEL
Cain Velasquez vs. WWE Champion Brock Lesnar at WWE Crown Jewel will now be for the title.
WWE’s original preview did not mention the title being on the line, and there was no mention of Lesnar defending the title during Friday’s Crown Jewel press conference in Las Vegas.
WWE updated their match preview sometime on Saturday and confirmed that Lesnar will be defending the title. This means Cain will receive a WWE Title shot as his in-ring debut for the company.
EMBER MOON INJURED
According to the latest Wrestling Observer Newsletter, WWE superstar Ember Moon is suffering from an injury on either her ankle or Achilles.
Due to the lack of confirmation of what the injury is, the timeframe for recovery could be anywhere between a few months to a year.
Her last match was a losing effort against Lacey Evans on RAW in September.
MATT RICHARDS TO REPLACE JIM SMALLMAN AT PROGRESS WRESTLING
Former Fight Club Pro ring announcer Matt Richards will be replacing Jim Smallman as PROGRESS co-owner and ring announcer. Click here for the full story.
PCO TO RECEIVE ROH TITLE MATCH AT FINAL BATTLE
PCO defeated Marty Scurll to win ROH’s Final Battle number one contender’s tournament and will challenge for the ROH World Championship at Final Battle.
With his win against his Villain Enterprises teammate Marty Scurll, he will face the Ring Of Honor World Champion (currently Rush) in Baltimore, Maryland on Friday, December 13th.
GLORY BY HONOR RESULTS
- Battle Royal For a ROH Title Shot Later On In The Night: Silas Young defeated Big Daddy Yum Yum, Jace Valor, Bu Ku Dao, Matt Lancie, Brian Johnson, Shaheem Ali, LSG, Silas Young, Josh Woods, Rhett Titus, Beer City Bruiser, Brian Milonas, Cheeseburger, Kenny King (w/ Rose), and Joe Hendry
- Final Battle No. 1 Contender Semi-Finals: PCO defeated Dalton Castle
- Final Battle No. 1 Contender Semi-Finals: Marty Scurll defeated Jay Lethal
- ROH TV Championship: Shane Taylor (c) defeated J. Spade to retain the title.
- Women of Honor World Championship: Kelly Klein defeated Angelina Love (c) to win the title
- ROH World Tag Team Championship: The Briscoes (c) defeated Luke and PJ Hawx to retain the titles.
- Alex Shelley defeated Jonathan Gresham
- LifeBlood defeated Villain Enterprises
- ROH World Championship Match: Rush defeated Silas Young to retain the title.
- Final Battle No. 1 Contender Finals: PCO defeated Marty Scurll