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- While he didn’t return on Monday’s RAW, Big Show appeared at the Special Olympics North America Conference on Tuesday. He spoke about WWE’s partnership with the Special Olympics.
- The dark match before last night’s WWE TV tapings in Laredo saw Tensai and Brodus Clay defeat Darren Young and Titus O’Neil. There was no dark main event.
- There was a big fight in the crowd at last night’s tapings on the non-camera side. Several people were involved and it caused a lot of chatter on social media as the fight happened.
- JBL was not on commentary for last night’s RAW tapings in Laredo. Randy Orton also did not appear at last night’s tapings, despite being advertised.
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- Embedded below is footage of Ryback cutting a promo for WWE’s Australia RAW World Tour. The tour kicks off this Friday in Melbourne, followed by an event on Saturday in Sydney.
- As a reminder, Sheamus is at The National Guard Armory in Corpus Christi this afternoon until 1PM.
- As noted earlier, WWE reported that Randy Orton suffered a cervical strain and cervical neuropraxia...
– Tons of Funk defeated the Prime Time Players in a dark match prior to the tapings.
– No dark match main event took place after the tapings.
– JBL was not on commentary for Tuesday night’s RAW tapings in Laredo. Michael Cole and Jerry Lawler worked the show.
– Randy Orton was advertised for the tapings, but did not appear.
– There was a big fight in the crowd at Tuesday...
- Christian defeated Rob Van Dam and Randy Orton in a triple threat at last night’s WWE SmackDown tapings, to air on August 2nd, and became the new #1 contender. Here’s the updated confirmed SummerSlam card:
WWE Title Match
Daniel Bryan vs. John Cena
World Heavyweight Title Match
Christian vs. Alberto Del Rio
CM Punk vs. Brock Lesnar
- There were fans at RAW last night complaining about how many of the top stars who were advertised never came out – Triple H was advertised locally but only appeared in a backstage segment, The Wyatt Family did not appear live and Randy Orton also did not appear. As noted before, Big Show was also advertised to make his return but did not.
- WWE will tape the July 29th RAW episode...
Source: The Wrestling Observer
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* Kofi Kingston is scheduled to return in two weeks as he is advertised for the upcoming Australia tour. Kingston was also part of the panel at the Money in the Bank PPV.
* As noted earlier here on the website, the reason why the Big Show did not return on this past Monday’s RAW where he was advertised...
- Thanks to ChuckySpeaksWWETexas for the following WWE SmackDown spoilers from tonight’s tapings in Corpus Christi, Texas. These will air this coming Friday night:
* Randy Orton kicks off SmackDown and comes out with his Money in the Bank briefcase. Damien Sandow’s music interrupts and here he comes with his briefcase. Sandow vs. Orton is announced for tonight.
* Sandow vs. Orton...
- WWE taped the following matches tonight in Houston, Texas to air on next week’s SmackDown, the August 2nd episode:
* CM Punk vs. Fandango
* Cody Rhodes vs. Jack Swagger
* Sin Cara vs. Big E Langston
* Kaitlyn vs. AJ Lee for the Divas Title
* Christian vs. Randy Orton vs. Rob Van Dam for a shot at the World Heavyweight Title
- Former WWE developmental talent Brian McGhee, who worked in developmental under the name DT Porter, is being charged with murder after allegedly stabbing a woman in Tampa, Florida last night at an apartment complex.
The incident took place around 8:30pm. Police arrived at the apartment and found a female victim, believed to be McGhee’s girlfriend, stabbed multiple times. The...