– Former undisputed heavyweight boxing champion Riddick Bowe will make his official professional wrestling debut for the UK-based Preston City Wrestling promotion on either their February 28th or March 1st show. Bowe will be facing Dave Rayne in his first legitimate match.
– The Superior Court in Ontario ruled against WWE Hall Of Famer Abdullah The Butcher on November 5th for the lawsuit filed against him by independent wrestler Devon Nicholson. Nicholson claimed Abdullah gave him Hepatitis C by using the same razor blade on both himself and Nicholson in a match. The court ordered Abdullah to pay $3,500 in court costs within 90 days.
[Credit: Wrestling Observer Newsletter]