Here is your spoiler-free wrestling report for Monday, July 8th, 2019. The following update assumes you are up-to-date on the events from last night’s Slammiversary show.
Table of contents:
- Site News
- Wrestling News
- Lineup for tonight’s WWE RAW
- NJPW G1 Climax 29 Night 1 Results & Standings
- Impact Wrestling Slammiversary 2019 Results & Rankings
Paco Alonso Has Passed Away
CMLL President Paco Alonso has passed away. He was 67-years-old and had been running the company since 1987. People have been paying tribute to Alonso online. Chris Jericho posted an emotional tribute to him. Jericho wrestled in CMLL early in his career.
Francisco "Paco" Alonso has died. He's listed as president of CMLL but has been effectively the family member in charge of the promotion since the 90s. https://t.co/R3H6nFKe7m
— luchablog (@luchablog) July 7, 2019
Johnny Impact A Free Agent
According to a report from PW Insider, Johnny Impact is now a free agent. He should draw some interest from multiple promotions.
Did Rhyno Return To Impact Wrestling?
A man resembling Rhyno gored Michael Elgin at Slammiversary last night.
.@MrGMSI_BCage retains the World Championship but CHAOS ERUPTS after the match!
Who is the MASKED MAN?
— IMPACT (@IMPACTWRESTLING) July 8, 2019
Rhyno teased he was in the area leading up to the show:
Nothing better then a 4th of July weekend in Texas. Time to get back to work. pic.twitter.com/0tQLZY45w4
— Rhyno (@Rhyno313) July 7, 2019
Jim Ross To Interview Shawn Spears
— All Elite Wrestling (@AEWrestling) July 7, 2019
Booker T Comments on Eric Bischoff and Paul Heyman
- Randy Orton has been dealing with a mild neck injury since June 10th.
- Damien Sandow has announced he will be returning to the ring with a “Millennial Slayer” gimmick. He posted a promo on Instagram which can be viewed here.
- Sasha Banks was recently in Japan and posted several Tweets from her trip.
Monday Night RAW Lineup
July 8th, 2019
- Seth Rollins & Becky Lynch vs Andrade & Zelina Vega
- Roman Reigns & TBD vs Shane McMahon & Drew McIntyre