– Former WCW competitor Alex Wright turns 38-years-old today. Today, he is the owner of a wrestling promotion in his native Germany, New European Championship Wrestling, and still occasionally competes.
– The Rock has confirmed on Twitter that he will play Luke Cage in a future Marvel movie. He wrote:
Thank U @Marvel President Kevin Feige for the nod. I’ll be ready. #RockAsCage #HeroForHire http://bit.ly/11EJTft pic.twitter.com/2eV4Jzucvr
– This week’s episode of WWE Superstars features the televised return of Sin Cara, who had been sidelined since March due to a concussion suffered in a match with Jack Swagger. In his return, the masked wrestler squares off against Michael McGillicutty, footage of which is available below.
Also on the show, Alex Riley goes up against Cody Rhodes. A clip from the match is available here.