WWE news, rumors: ROH and NJPW sell out MSG; John Cena Super Show-Down compare announced
August 11, 2018 - WWE
Ring of Honor and New Japan Pro-Wrestling recently dumbfounded everybody when they announced that not usually would they be utilizing their partnership to run another WrestleMania weekend uncover in 2019, though awill be holding place inside a normal home of WWE, Madison Square Garden. Some doubted either a promotions could container a world’s many famous arena, and they were proven drastically wrong on Friday.
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ROH, NJPW sell out Madison Square Garden
After enjoying success progressing this week with a plain presale showing, tickets for a G1 Supercard went on sale to a open on Friday, and a outcome was truly remarkable. According to PW Insider, it took all of 19 mins for tickets to be scooped adult for subsequent spring’s event, once again proof that a pro wrestling stage outward of WWE is abounding like never before.
Not prolonged after tickets for a G1 Supercard disappeared, 3 critical members of a eccentric wrestling scene’s stream bang duration — Cody Rhodes and The Young Bucks — weighed in on a accomplishment.
The story of this eventuality is truly fascinating. When it was primarily suggested that a uncover for MSG was in a formulation stages, word began to make a rounds that Vince McMahon and WWE had blocked a eventuality by their long-standing attribute with a arena. Now, not usually will a uncover be creation a approach to WrestleMania weekend, though apparently it will underline a packaged Madison Square Garden residence for a non-WWE show.
These are truly staggering times for a wrestling business as a whole.
More WWE news, rumors
WARNING: Minor Mae Young Classic spoiler lies ahead
- John Cena will strictly be participating in a WWE Super Show-Down eventuality set to take place in Melbourne, Australia, on Oct. 6, and his competition will be an aged rival. WWE suggested on Friday that Cena will face Kevin Owens on a uncover during Melbourne Cricket Grounds, a callback to their argument that took place in 2015. Owens — uninformed from NXT and still a brand’s champion — shockingly pinned Cena purify in a center of a ring in their initial confront and his categorical register entrance match.
- Just simply gut-wrenching news to speak about from a second night of a 2018 Mae Young Classic taping. Tegan Nox, who missed final year’s initial Mae Young Classic with a knee damage right after signing her WWE contract, suffered nonetheless another undisclosed knee damage during a second night of action. Triple H spoke to ESPN about how distressing this is for a 23-year-old, and Nox sent out a tweet vowing to redeem and lapse improved than ever.
- The Bullet Club Firing Squad organisation consisting of Tama Tonga, Tanga Loa and Bad Luck Fale have been wreaking massacre via a entirety of a NJPW has released an ultimatum that should they meddle in any B-Block compare that’s scheduled to take place on Saturday, afterwards they will be dangling for 3 months. Tonga faces Toru Yano in his final compare of a contest on Saturday. this year, and apparently New Japan Pro-Wrestling has (kayfabe) had enough. As a annual heavyweight contest wraps adult this weekend,