Backlash Preview, Alberto Del Rio and Top WWE News from Week of Sep 10
September 10, 2016 - WWE
Ever given a code prolongation took place, it feels like WWE has turn a many busier company. Not customarily are we removing 7 some-more pay-per-views any year, though a Cruiserweight Classic, in further to NXT, has done Wednesday only as critical as Monday and Tuesday.
Let’s get right into a biggest stories from a past week.
WWE Officially Releases Alberto Del Rio
The past few weeks were filled with stories of Alberto Del Rio reportedly withdrawal WWE, and it was finally reliable Friday when WWE.com posted a news of his departure.
Del Rio was dangling for his initial violations of WWE’s wellness process in August, and rumors immediately began swirling about ADR selecting to leave before his agreement expired.
According to Jonathan Hernandez of Wrestling Inc, Del Rio hold a press discussion to plead his future, and he pronounced he is giveaway to combat anywhere outward of a United States though is operative on being privileged to work in a U.S.
My business attribute with @WWE has come to an finish in good terms…thanks for a opportunities they gave me.
Termine mi relación criminal WWE
— Alberto Del Rio (@VivaDelRio) September 9, 2016
WWE customarily has clauses in talent contracts prohibiting talents from operative for other promotions for adult to 90 days, though it’s probable something opposite was negotiated when he initial returned in 2015.
His lapse during SummerSlam 2015 saw ADR improved Cena for a United States Championship, though unsuccessful storylines with Zeb Colter and The League of Nations indicated he would never lapse to a categorical eventuality standing he once enjoyed.
Del Rio final seemed for WWE in a losing bid opposite John Cena on Aug 16. After saying how unsatisfactory his final run was, it wouldn’t be startling if this was a final time we ever saw Mexico’s Greatest Export in a WWE ring.
Scotty 2 Hotty Joins Performance Center as Coach
Scott Garland, improved famous to WWE fans as Scotty 2 Hotty, has assimilated a WWE Performance Center as a newest coach, according to WWE.com.
Garland was a gifted wrestler who was partial of a rarely renouned Attitude Era group Too Cool, alongside Rikishi and “Too Sexy” Brian Christopher.
— Scotty 2 Hotty (@TheScotty2Hotty) September 9, 2016
In further to winning a tab titles with any partner, Garland was also a one-time light-heavyweight champion.
His talent for removing a throng to come alive was always punctuated with his heading move: The Worm. The unusual scheme competence be ridiculous, though it was always entertaining.
Chris Benoit Biopic Gets Director
— Variety (@Variety) September 9, 2016
Variety.com’s Dave McNary is stating a argumentative Chris Benoit biopic has sealed Lexi Alexander to helm a film as director.
Rumors have circulated for years about a probable plan patrician Crossface. The film has been in growth though many enrichment for utterly some time, though employing a executive is a good pointer a film will pierce forward.
Benoit done worldwide headlines in 2007 after he tragically took a lives of his mother and immature son before committing suicide.
Years of steroid abuse, concussions and mind repairs were blamed for a maestro grappler’s actions, and a occurrence was a large motivator for WWE to rise what has turn a stream wellness policy.
Cruiserweight Classic Live Finale Preview
The WWE Network has been airing a Cruiserweight Classic for a past 9 weeks, and in that time, it has turn one of a many renouned WWE shows.
The contest started with 32 wrestlers from around a world, though a margin has been narrowed down to a final 4 competitors.
The culmination will atmosphere live on a WWE Network on Wednesday, Sep 14. TJ Perkins vs. Kota Ibushi and Gran Metalik vs. Zack Sabre Jr. will be a semifinal matches, with a winners confronting any other in a final after that night.
But wait, there’s more. Last week’s partial of NXT featured Johnny Gargano revelation Tommaso Ciampa that William Regal has postulated them a tab group compare on a CWC live finale.
— Mick Foley (@RealMickFoley) September 1, 2016
— Brian Kendrick (@mrbriankendrick) September 1, 2016
— Becky Lynch (@BeckyLynchWWE) August 11, 2016
— Richard Swann (@GottaGetSwann) August 11, 2016
This contest has been a godsend for fans of indy and general wrestling since it has put a talents of guys like Cedric Alexander in front of a WWE camera while also permitting WWE veterans like Brian Kendrick and Tajiri to infer they are still as good as we remember.
Many of a talents who have tender a WWE Universe and government will be partial of Raw’s cruiserweight multiplication going forward. It’s only too bad we won’t get some-more of Daniel Bryan and Mauro Ranallo as a explanation group once a contest is over.
Final Backlash Card
SmackDown’s initial disdainful pay-per-view is set to take place Sunday, Sep 11. WWE has resurrected a Backlash name for this eventuality after it was final used in 2009.
Here is a final demeanour during Sunday’s label according to WWE.com:
Dean Ambrose vs. AJ Styles
Heath Slater and Rhyno vs. TBA
SmackDown Tag Team Championships
The Usos vs. The Hype Bros
Winners face Rhyno and Slater
Randy Orton vs. Bray Wyatt
The Miz vs. Dolph Ziggler
Becky Lynch vs. Nikki Bella vs. Alexa Bliss vs. Carmella vs. Natalya vs. Naomi
SmackDown Women’s Championship
What are your predictions for WWE Backlash and a finals of a Cruiserweight Classic?
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