Spoiler-Free Update: Remembering Dusty, Fyter Fest, Smackdown & more

Cody & Dusty Rhodes
Cody & Dusty Rhodes

Here is your spoiler-free wrestling update for Tuesday, June 11th, 2019.

Site Updates:

Wrestling News:

4 Years Since Dusty Rhodes’ Passing

Today is the 4-year anniversary of Dusty Rhodes’ passing.

Cesaro Injury Update

Cesaro is fine after being helped to the back after his match on RAW last night.

AEW Fyter Fest News

The Being the Elite episode from yesterday announced a new match for Fyter Fest. The updated lineup for the June 29th show is as follows:

AEW Fyter Fest
June 29th, 2019
Daytona Beach Center
Daytona

  1. Hardcore Match
    Michael Nakazawa vs Alex Jebailey
  2. Cody vs Darby Allin
  3. Kenny Omega & the Young Bucks vs the Lucha Bros & TBD
  4. Adam “Hangman” Page vs Jimmy Havoc vs Jungle Boy vs MJF
  5. Christopher Daniels vs CIMA
  6. Jon Moxley vs Joey Janela

AEW also announced that Fyter Fest will stream live on B/R Live.

Jericho also officially confirmed he won’t be on the show in Daytona.

Also in AEW news, the Young Bucks and Lucha Bros rematch is scheduled for this weekend for AAA:

Ric Flair Legal Trouble

Details are sketchy, but the Wrestling Observer noted that Flair is either being sued or being threatened with a lawsuit as a result of his recent YouTube video (since deleted) which was critical of his former manager.

Reactions To Undertaker Goldberg Match From Super ShowDown

Fans have been critical of the Undertaker vs Goldberg match from Super ShowDown. Here is how some wrestling personalities have weighed in on the match.

“I don’t like it, but that doesn’t mean that they cannot have an opinion,” said Flair. “I don’t have an agenda here. I cannot let a minute or two of fatigue define anybody. It’s funny, had they gone on one more minute perfect and hit it, everyone would have been like ‘Oh my god that was perfect.’”

 

Sasha Banks Filming Content For WWE 2K20

PW Insider is reporting that Sasha Banks was in Orlando filming content for WWE 2K20 over the weekend. The latest update on her status is still that she is expected back sometime this summer.

Trailer For New Batista Movie

A trailer for Batista’s new movie Stuber was published recently:

Sean Waltman Teaching At WWE PC

Sean Waltman is back teaching at the WWE Performance Center:

Rob Van Dam vs Moose Booked For Slammiversary

Rob Van Dam has accepted Moose’s challenge from last Friday for a match at Slammiversary:

Smackdown Tonight

WWE Smackdown
June 11th, 2019
Golden 1 Center
Sacramento, CA

Smackdown:

  • New Day vs Dolph Ziggler, Kevin Owens & Sami Zayn

205 Live:

  • Drake Maverick reveals plan to name Tony Nese’s next challenger