Review of rumors: August 28-September 6, 2020 – WWE Sports

Welcome to review the weekly rumors. Here’s a look at the rumors six months ago to see what was done as mentioned at the beginning.Let’s jump right away

August 28, 2020

  • On wrestling observer radio, Dave Meltzer said he was one of the RETRIBUTION members starring NXT star Mia Yim. Living From this week attack The Mysterio family, but that doesn’t necessarily mean she’ll be part of a group.
  • She is still a member of the group.
  • According to Wrestling Inc, Dominik Dijakovic and Dio Madin are also believed to have been members of the segment’s retaliation.
  • It’s accurate. (2/2)
  • According to WrestleVotes, WWE’s current plans are to include members of the 2020 Hall of Fame class. Wrestlemania 37 As a class for 2021.
  • That’s a reported idea, but WWE hasn’t officially announced such a thing. And to be honest, their schedule is booked from Wednesday to Monday (NXT, Takeover, SmackDown, Mania Night 1, Night 2, Low) and I don’t know when they will be inducted into the Hall of Fame.
  • PW Insider states that WWE is looking for a new lead writer. smack down..
  • SmackDown is really good these days, but I’m not sure if this has anything to do with it.
  • Jimmy Uso told table talk that he tore the ACL in the first minute of the match. Wrestlemania 36, And he is aiming for a return in January 2021.
  • He hasn’t returned yet. (0/1)

August 29, 2020

  • According to the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, the return of Roman Reigns was kept secret from almost everyone, including the writer.
  • It must have been a pleasant surprise.
  • While there was talk of the Edge vs. Randy Orton headline Wrestlemania 37The observer says the last word is that there is no clear main event direction at this time.
  • Did the return of Rome throw a wrench into their tentative plan?
  • Early expectations are that multiple titles will change. Recovery.
  • Roman Reigns won the Universal Championship, Rushley won the US title, and Sheena Basler and Near Jacks won the women’s tag team title. (1/1)
  • Austin Theory officially, according to PW Insider Living It is a roster and is not associated with Seth Rollins & Murphy.
  • He returned to NXT. (1/1)
  • Insiders also say Cody may be away from AEWTV for a while to do something Heels A series of STARZ that Stephen Amell asked him to join.
  • Hugh was away from television in less than a month. (0/1)

August 31, 2020

  • According to PW Insider, the plan requires SmackDown’s top heel to be Roman Reigns. The brand’s top face will be Bray Wyatt.
  • Wyatt wasn’t Raw’s top baby face because it moved too early to Raw. Roman is a top heel. (1/2)
  • One source tells that WWE plans to govern Reigns’ long universal title, at least. Wrestlemania 37..
  • He could lose it in the fast lane. I don’t think he will, but I definitely refrain from scoring in case something goes wrong.
  • Speaking of WrestleMania next year, Charlotte Flair shot down Report that she won’t come back to the show (based on a quote from her father, Rick) … while taking a deserved shot on the website reporting it.
  • She will be back on TV and will be on the show. (1/1)
  • Sportskeeda’s Tom Colohue WWE Rematches Drew McIntyre / Randy Orton Recovery, But it was abandoned as part of a late change in Vince McMahon last Monday Living..
  • Drew had Recovery off. Randy lost to Keith Lee.
  • In addition to this week’s show, the NHL playoffs will also bump NXT on Tuesday, September 8th, according to the US schedule. WWE will broadcast a replay on SyFy on both Wednesdays. One source told wrestling observer radio Dave Meltzer that they didn’t want it. dynamite I’m running without resistance.
  • NXT was doing well on Tuesday and may now be permanently there.

September 1, 2020

  • One source told Wrestle Votes that: Brock Lesnar & WWE If Lesnar informs WWE that they are ready to work again, or when WWE is in heavy need of a block, they will be resolved by offering an undeniable deal. “Currently, it’s nothing more.”
  • Spend a year without blocks. I don’t hate blocks, but he hasn’t missed them either.
  • Alex McCarthy of talkSPORT reports that Vince McMahon has asked Randy Orton to star Keith Lee. Recovery.. Vince wants to “push Lee to the moon.”
  • Keith can’t be said to have been pushed to the moon, but his main roster is still running fast. He hasn’t been on TV a little more, and the reason isn’t clear.
  • At the Sunday Night main event, Dave Meltzer talked about Roman Reigns’ heel turn. It’s been working for a while and is what Reigns wanted for a while.
  • It was great.
  • On Wrestling Observer Radio, Melzer said AEW’s second show for WarnerMedia was still successful and needed to begin by the end of the year.
  • We are still waiting for the second AEW show. (0/1)
  • According to PW Insider, WWE has signed Evolve wrestlers Josh Briggs, Anthony Greene, Joe Gacy, Brandi Lauren & Curt Stallion, and referee Jake Clemon.
  • These are all accurate. (6/6)

September 2, 2020

  • There are many stories from Mike Johnson of PW Insider and others that the IIconics collapse has taken place so that WWE can give Peyton Royce a single push.
  • There was no single push. Billy Kay is in the limelight more. And overall, they seem to have disbanded an interesting act that neither woman has a clear direction for. This is what they do often and is very frustrating. (0/1)
  • RETRIBUTION is expected to be used only in Living From now on, according to John Pollock of post wrestling.
  • Eventually, they were officially drafted there. (1/1)
  • WrestleVotes states that NXT has considered two options Finish An example of a 4-way Iron Man title match last night: the end of their tie, and they interfered with Pat McAfee to force Adam Cole to steal the belt.
  • This was when Karrion Kross had to fill in a vacant NXT title.
  • In line with yesterday’s rumors about Keith Lee, sports keida Gary Cassidy says Lee is heading for a “big but steady push.” Cassidy also said that WWE should be expected to “fine-tune” Lee’s music, ring gear, etc. during the push.
  • “Large but stable” is inaccurate. It was more stop and go. They gave him new music and he fine-tuned his gear. (1/2)
  • Fightful Select’s Jessamyn Duke & Marina Shafir match at Raw Underground, which was filmed last week but cut from the August 24 broadcast, was so popular that WWE decided to use Duke & Shafir again this week to include it in the IIconics split. .. story.
  • What kind of farewell story? Did you talk? They were randomly placed in the match and had to dissolve if they lost. I’m enthusiastic about this IIconics collapsing again!

September 3, 2020

  • Dana White told TMZ that she was interested in booking Brock Lesnar vs. Jon Jones, but expectations remain that Lesnar will return to WWE.
  • I don’t think Lesnar will ever fight in the UFC again.
  • WrestleVotes says there was some debate within WWE about turning off NXT on Wednesday night.
  • It may be on the horizon. However, there is no official announcement about anything.
  • The observer said: Rey Mysterio Injury Not serious, there is a belief that he does not need surgery and may only miss a few months.
  • Mysterio was wrestling by November. (1/1)
  • According to PW Insider, Nigel McGuinness will soon return to work at WWE.
  • He returned for taping NXT UK in September. (1/1)
  • According to insiders, when MLW returns to TV, it will be given a new name and will debut on the Fubo Sports Network during the golden hours of weekdays instead of debuting on Saturday at BeIN Sport.
  • This looks accurate. Wednesday’s Fubo. (1/1)

September 4, 2020

  • On Wrestling Observer Radio, Dave Meltzer stated that Brock Lesnar did not put himself in the USADA test pool. In other words, I’m not interested in returning to the UFC.
  • I don’t think Brock is doing anything until the crowd comes back. Unless he appears at AEW tonight. (He doesn’t.)
  • Meltzer also states that WWE is considering “reducing” house shows when things get back to normal.
  • As you can see, I think this is true.
  • Tony Khan has revealed that the Big Swole vs. Britt Baker all-out pre-show match will be a movie match. Melzer shows that it will be done at Baker’s dentist’s office.
  • It was a very fun time.
  • According to PW Insider, the upcoming NXT Takeover schedule will include shows on October 4th and December 6th (both Sundays), but nothing is currently planned on the eve of the November Survivor Series. Is not …
  • It’s accurate. (1/1)
  • Renee Young appeared on Sports Media with Richard Deitsch and said she considered leaving WWE a few years ago, but the company didn’t remove her from her talent contract.
  • It is tough.

September 5, 2020

  • According to the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, it was Roman Reigns who asked to turn his heels when he returned to WWE.
  • You can see how much he enjoys the role.
  • Not surprisingly, PW Insider states that many of WWE’s talents have responded negatively to words from WWE. Stop Interact with third parties using WWE portraits. On the other hand, there was even a story of “pushing back”.
  • Jelina Vega left instead of succumbing to it.
  • Mike Rome seems to indicate that you only have to use your real name and you don’t have to stop using Twitch, Tik Tok, or YouTube altogether.
  • This is not accurate. (0/1)
  • According to observers, there remains a belief that WWE will not be performing in Saudi Arabia this year due to a pandemic.
  • Yeah, it didn’t surprise anyone. (1/1)
  • Eddie Kingston told Chris Jericho in a podcast episode that WWE offered him a deal after making his debut on AEW TV.
  • I don’t think he fits into the WWE system at all.

This week: 19 / 26-73%

August 2020: 30 / 53-57%

Overall: 3,674 / 6,531-56.3%

Have a nice week, everyone. Please ensure your safety.

– WWE Sports

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