As early as last April, KUSHIDA had disappeared from the scene in WWE, with his profile immediately being included in the Alumni section of the McMahon company website. In the end, after a return to his homeland, Japan and a landing at IMPACT Wrestling, KUSHIDA also decided to debut in the rings of the Khan family. In addition to having numerous layoffs, due to the management of Vince McMahon, numerous other athletes have also asked for their release, such as Andrade, Dean Ambrose Gran Metalik, Adam Cole or the late Luke Harper. According to the latest Wrestling Observer Newsletter, Kushida did not have the same loyalty as the other wrestlers in NJPW when he left the company. "New Japan has expected him [Kushida] back for some time since everyone could see very early in the run that he basically wasted three years of his prime doing almost nothing.
Bianca shows off her superior strength, while Bayley tries with cunning and it is thanks to her that she manages to get several counts of 2. The champion still tries to overwhelm Bayley with her strength, but Bayley. Bayley tries to hit her on the apron, but Bianca jumps over the ropes and Bayley runs out of her. Bayley and Bianca Belair teed off in a non-title matchUpon her return, Bayley attempts to KOD, but Bianca reverses and connects with Bayley to Belly! Iyo distracts Bianca on the corner, allowing Bayley to connect with the Bayley to Belly Superplex!3 months ago Wrestling World
Finn Balor and Anderson used their chemistry to pull off some good moves before The Prince got the Pele Kick for a near fall. Finn Balor shone-Karl Anderson w / OC vs Finn Balor w / Judgment Day: With the speed at which mushrooms grow, a referee appears in the ring! Balor gets back in control of the match and he too gets a 2 count. Dominik gets on the apron, Styles intervenes and ringside brawl! In the ring, meanwhile, Anderson lifts Balor, but Rhea enters the ring and hits low, the referee is distracted!3 months ago Wrestling World
-Austin Theory vs Mustafa Ali: Obviously, Seth Rollins couldn't stay backstage watching the match, preferring the view from the commentary table. Upon returning, Theory tries to take a selfie, but Ali hits him with a Dropkick, causing him to tumble towards the ramp. Ali's domination begins, with a very nervous Seth Rollins and jolts when Ali reaches the 2 count after a Rolling Neckbreaker. The referee and Ali get distracted and Theory takes the opportunity to score with the A-Town Down, which earned him the victory. Austin Theory and Mustafa Ali convincedSeth Rollins joined the WWE RAW commentary team for a match between Austin Theory and Mustafa Ali.3 months ago Wrestling World
Vince McMahon's surprising return to WWE has shocked the wrestling world and turned the balance within the company once again. Many believe that Vince will return to being the head of the creative team in the near future. In an interview with SHAK Wrestling, Kofi Kingston revealed how news of Vince McMahon's return was taken backstage. Kofi Kingston on Vince McMahon's return“Whatever happens at the top of the company, it is not under our influence” – began Kofi Kingston bluntly. Wrestling veteran Eric Bischoff recently discussed the possibility of Tony Khan purchasing WWE amid reports of Vince McMahon selling the company.12 days ago Wrestling World
UFC 280 Report: Islam Makhachev submits Charles Oliveira to become the UFC Lightweight Champion. CHARLES OLIVEIRA (33-8, 1 NC, 154.5) VS ISLAM MAKHACHEV (22 -1, 154.5) – UFC LIGHTWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIPMakhachev caught Oliveira with a left hand early, and Oliveira practically pulled guard moments later, as Makhachev began to work from top position. Oliveira scrambled to his feet, and the fighters battled in the clinch against the cage, where Makhachev tripped Oliveira back down. WINNER: Islam Makhachev by arm triangle at 3:16 of Round 2 to win the UFC Lightweight ChampionshipThis was a fantastic performance from Makhachev, who fought a near-perfect fight here. After the fight, Makhachev called out UFC Featherweight Champion, Alexander Volkanovski, and it appears as though Volkanovski will challenge Makhachev for the UFC Lightweight Championship at UFC 284, which will take place in Perth, Australia.3 months ago POST Wrestling
GCW promoter Brett Lauderdale has confirmed an announcement about GCW’s streaming is going to be made by November 1st. “So first and foremost, there’s gonna be an announcement coming between now and November 1st, the future of GCW’s streaming and where you can watch and how you can watch GCW events. It’s gonna be an announcement that fans are going to be very happy about, it’s gonna be something that people have basically been asking for and it’s gonna be something that’s gonna make it a lot easier for GCW fans not to just watch GCW but to watch every show. So, I’m happy and excited to be able to make that announcement and to make GCW more accessible. I’ll be able to talk more about it very soon and I’ll be happy to come talk about it once the announcement is made.”3 months ago Wrestling Headlines
IMPACT Wrestling Results 10/20/22Washington Avenue ArmoryAlbany, New YorkYou can follow me on Twitter @TheHootsPodcastCommentary Team (Tom Hannifan & Matthew Rehwoldt). !#IMPACTonAXSTV pic.twitter.com/NRGKchdEJJ — IMPACT (@IMPACTWRESTLING) October 21, 2022Transcription by Josh LopezFirst Match: Bully Ray & Tommy Dreamer vs. Chris Bey & Juice RobinsonTommy Dreamer and Chris Bey will start things off. @Walking_Weapon #IMPACTonAXSTV pic.twitter.com/3MFT4ew012 — IMPACT (@IMPACTWRESTLING) October 21, 2022Third Match: Joe Hendry vs. Jason HotchCollar and Elbow Tie Up. Winner: Rich Swann via PinfallFifth Match: The Kingdom (c) w/Maria Kanellis Bennett vs. HEATH & Rhino For The IMPACT World Tag Team ChampionshipMike Bennett and Rhino will start things off. Winner: New IMPACT World Tag Team Champions, HEATH & Rhino via PinfallCheckout Episode 332 of The Hoots Podcast3 months ago Wrestling Headlines