– Kevin Nash and The Great Muta won their tag team match in the co-main event of All Japan Pro Wrestling’s show on Sunday in Yokohama. They defeated Taiyo Kea & Seiya Sanada afterNash hit a powerbomb. After the match, Nash posed with Muta and Masahiro Chono for a nWo reunion. Thanks to Puroresuspirit.com for the photo:
– For those wondering after he appeared on Friday’s SmackDown, Edge has not signed a new deal with WWE. Edge is still a free agent able to do whatever he wants. WWE offered him a contract but it wasn’t what he wanted. Edge is basically controlling his own future and will continue to work with WWE when it makes sense.
– Tonight’s WWE RAW will take place from the Times Union Center in Albany, New York. Advertised locally is John Cena vs. CM Punk but Big Show will likely replace Cena since he’s out injured.
Cena will be appearing live on tonight’s RAW to make an announcement about his status. Jim Ross and Michael Cole will handle the announcing tonight. They will interview Jerry Lawler live from his home in Memphis and Lawler will have an announcement on his status. Also confirmed for tonight’s show is “Mindfreak” Criss Angel acting as the RAW Social Media Ambassador.
WWE is focusing on the following points for tonight’s RAW:
* How will Darren Young & Titus O’Neil put their plan into motion?
* What will Kane and Daniel Bryan do next?
* What will The Miz have to say about Ryback?
* Will the injured John Cena name a new opponent for CM Punk?
* Will the referee from last week have hell to pay when he’s in the ring with CM Punk and Paul Heyman?
– John Cena will indeed be at RAW tonight but as you can see in the photo below, he’s still very much in recovery from elbow surgery. Cena posted the following photo and tweet on Sunday:
“Day 5. Time to play #guesswhosarmthatis I’ll B @raw tomorrow night. When things happen, they happen #SupportGroup”
– Kelly Kelly is expected to be back full-time with WWE at some point this year.
– Ted DiBiase worked in the heel role at Sunday’s SmackDown live event in London, Ontario, Canada. He lost to Kofi Kingston. DiBiase caught a dropkick early in the match, which caused his nose to be busted open.
– As noted before, Beth Phoenix is expected to leave WWE by the end of October. There’s a rumor going around that she’s looking to do some acting. Apparently Beth leaving WWE is something that she has been thinking about for a while now. Beth is believed to be leaving WWE on good terms.