Alex Riley Campaigning For In-Ring Return
WWE’s Alex Riley who has been relegated to announcing and taking part in PPV pre-shows is currently campaigning to be allowed back in the ring. It seems to be in response to Vince McMahon’s comments on Steve Austin’s podcast about “grabbing the brass ring.”
Finn Balor Documentary Airing In Ireland
A documentary on NXT’s Finn Balor (Prince Devitt) will be airing on December 19th on RTE in Ireland. Here is the trailer:
Ascension Vignettes Begin
Although they’ve already appeared on Main Event, WWE will begin airing vingettes for NXT tag team The Ascension on this week’s SmackDown. This will mark their official main roster debut.
Chael Sonnen Talks CM Punk To UFC
MMA star Chael Sonnen was recently asked by MMA Mania about CM Punk’s move to UFC. He said he had a good idea about who his opponent would be, but won’t name names.
It would not make sense to give him a bottom-tier guy…. he is not a bottom-tier guy, I can tell you that. You will know who he is and he will be a pretty-heavy favorite to win. Punk is not going to come in as the favorite.