Here is your spoiler-free wrestling update for Tuesday, July 9th, 2019.
- Site Updates
- Wrestling News
- Lineup for Smackdown tonight
LAX Gone From Impact Wrestling
According to a report from Wrestling Observer. LAX has finished their Impact contract and have offers on the table from both WWE and AEW. No word on where they plan on signing.
Eric Bischoff To Start Running Smackdown Next Week
According to Bryan Alvarez, Eric Bischoff will start running Smackdown next week.
“Eric Bischoff won’t be starting until next Tuesday,” Bryan Alvarez said on the show. “Because there is a PPV, they are going to finish the Smackdown storylines for the PPV and then Eric will get his opportunity to give some ideas.”
Sasha Banks Training With Sendai Girls
Sasha Banks has continued her trip to Japan by training with Meiko Satomura and the Sendai Girls promotion:
I am so thankful!!! A dream come true 🥰❤️😍🇯🇵 https://t.co/tTkeyhrBEG
— $asha Banks (@SashaBanksWWE) July 9, 2019
Kofi Kingston Pulled From Live Event Due To Injury
The WWE Champion was pulled from last night’s house show in Glenn Falls New York. An annoucement said he was injured. No other details are available but he was on hand at the event and throwing out pancakes. He is said to still be on schedule to wrestle on Sunday.
Kofi announcing that he’s injured and can’t compete tonight #WWEGlensFalls
— Kim (@kim_rey) July 8, 2019
WWE Smackdown/205 Live
July 9th, 2019
- Dolph Ziggler vs Kevin Owens
- Finn Balor vs Shinsuke Nakamura
- Aleister Black’s Extreme Rules opponent to be announced
- Tag Team championship summit involving Heavy Machinery, New Day, Daniel Bryan & Rowan