Slammiversary Review, G1 Climax Recap & More (Daily Update)

Tessa Blanchard
Tessa Blanchard

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

Site updates:

Wrestling News:

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.

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.

Rhyno teased he was in the area leading up to the show:

Jim Ross To Interview Shawn Spears

Booker T Comments on Eric Bischoff and Paul Heyman

Other News

  • 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

WWE RAW
July 8th, 2019
Prudential Center
Newark, NJ

  • Seth Rollins & Becky Lynch vs Andrade & Zelina Vega
  • Roman Reigns & TBD vs Shane McMahon & Drew McIntyre