The British Bulldog being inducted into the Hall of Fame and ongoing concerns regarding live events being canceled or postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak are the top stories in wrestling today. Below is your spoiler-free wrestling update for Thursday, March 12th, 2020. Keep checking back to this page for updates.
British Bulldog Officially Confirmed For WWE Hall of Fame
“British Bulldog” Davey Boy Smith has been officially confirmed to be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame this year. The official announcement was made on the WWE After the Bell podcast.
I’m so excited & happy for my uncle The British Bulldog, Davey Boy Smith, because Davey is being inducted into the @WWE Hall of Fame class of 2020! Davey, my dad, Dynamite Kid and Owen are celebrating BIG today from the best seats in the house❤️🇬🇧 @wwe #family pic.twitter.com/Rp2b5y6VVx
— NattieByNature (@NatbyNature) March 12, 2020
More Wrestling News:
- WWE released a statement refuting reports that Smackdown tomorrow night would emanate from the WWE Performance Center:
“WWE has not canceled Friday Night SmackDown in Detroit, however, based on the current situation, we are putting contingency plans in place in the event that upcoming WWE shows are canceled by government officials, civil authorities and/or local venues.”
- John Cena has been confirmed for this week’s Smackdown.
- William Regal released a statement regarding last night’s brawl to end NXT.
- AEW released the following statement on Nick Jackson’s condition following last night’s edition of Dynamite:
Nick Jackson Update:
Responsive at the hospital but ruled out indefinitely.
— All Elite Wrestling (@AEWrestling) March 12, 2020
WWE NXT UK Lineup For Today
WWE NXT UK
March 12th, 2020
Coventry, West Midlands, England, UK
- Finn Balor to appear