Current IWGP Heavyweight Champion Kazuchika Okada was backstage at SummerSlam in Brooklyn, NY on Sunday. According to Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, WWE has wanted to sign Okada for some time. Okada is currently under contract to New Japan Pro Wrestling, and is in New York for this weekend’s Ring Of Honor show. […]
– Vince McMahon celebrates a milestone birthday today, as he turns 70. Vince was born on August 24, 1945. – Brock Lesnar’s return to Madison Square Garden will take place on 10/3. The date will actually be a live WWE Network special, which Lesnar will be wrestling on. – In addition to Kazuchika Okada, other […]
– IWGP Champion Kazuchika Okada was backstage at WWE SummerSlam on Sunday night. Okada watched the show with Samoa Joe, who he worked with during his run in TNA. – WWE posted the following video looking behind-the-scenes of Roman Reigns’ SummerSlam turf war. VIDEO: EXCLUSIVE Footage Of BROCK LESNAR & PAUL HEYMAN Backstage At SUMMERSLAM!
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