7/5 Wrestlezone Recap: Finn Balor NXT Champion, WWE in Japan, G1 Climax …
July 6, 2015 - WWE
–Your Sunday Paper For Pro Wrestling News–
July 5, 2015
-WWE distinguished a 4th of Jul this year with one organisation in Canada, and a other in Japan, where an Irishman kick a Canadian in Tokyo. That’s right, Finn Balor is your new reigning, fortifying NXT Champion after his stand-out compare with Kevin Owens, who now moves onto WWE Battleground to quarrel John Cena, sans NXT gold. That might be a really genuine pointer of KO’s imminent full-time pierce to a categorical roster, as gossip has it he’s in line to be a subsequent unfamiliar heel to reason a U.S. Championship.
-It was a really bustling week for everybody overseas, not usually for WWE using mixed live events in a tiny window, though for New Japan Pro Wrestling gearing adult for their annual Dominion PPV (keep reading for sum on that). Kevin Owens still managed to find time to reunite with a Young Bucks, William Regal hung out with an all-time good Japanese legend, and Hideo Itami is strictly a “Funaki Guy”. Chris Jericho was also with a WWE crew, wrestling a array of good matches that have been met with zero though regard from all a live reports that have been sent in.
-It seems roughly an peculiar time to run a live tribute to a ‘American Dream’ Dusty Rhodes, after already putting together a few WWE Network packages and profitable their respects for a final several weeks, though WWE is doing usually that following Monday Night RAW in Chicago, IL this week. ‘Nature Boy’ Ric Flair is being flown in, and a WWE Superstars, Divas and Legends will be benefaction for some kind of live reverence to Dusty immediately after RAW goes off a air.
–WWE 2K16 will have a cover denounced during WWE RAW this week. Since a array was taken over by 2K Sports, a association has featured usually vital names, mainstream commercial names including John Cena and The Rock. It will be engaging to see where they go with it.
-The subsequent NXT Takeover live special will be a biggest yet, as a WWE Network disdainful uncover leaves Full Sail University and heads to Brooklyn, NY for a really initial time. Takeover will atmosphere live usually one night before WWE SummerSlam, and dual nights before RAW, all holding place in a same building.
–Rolling Stone repository named Kevin Owens a 2015 WWE Superstar of a Year (So Far).
–The stream standing of Dolph Ziggler is… not clear. Sources from WWE were observant they sealed him into another multi-year deal, while other outlets (and Dolph himself) afterwards pronounced he got a agreement though hadn’t sealed it yet. More than expected Ziggler will finish adult staying with WWE, as his options are singular in wrestling though going to Japan. He has voiced an seductiveness in exploring other avenues of party – most like Chris Jericho focussing on his music, TV, podcasts, books, etc. – though says he wants to eventually stay in WWE, though it all comes down to both sides entrance together on an agreement that works.