Spoiler Free Wrestling News Update For June 7th, 2019

Finn Balor Saudi Arabia
Finn Balor Saudi Arabia

Spoiler Free Wrestling News Update For June 7th, 2019

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Alexa Bliss vs Natalya Not Approved By Saudi Government

The Wrestling Observer has been reporting that WWE was attempting to get approval to present a women’s match on Super ShowDown between Natalya and Alexa Bliss. They then began reporting on Friday that the match was not given approval and would not happen at Super ShowDown. What this means for a future women’s match on a Saudi Arabia show remains unclear.

“Those in Saudi Arabia noted to us that Natalya vs. Alexa Bliss, a match they hoped to be a late addition on today’s WWE Super ShowDown event, was not approved by the Saudi Arabian government.”

At one point, the government had indicated to WWE they could have their first women’s match on this show, but then wavered on it.

Bill Goldberg Knocked Out In Main Event

Goldberg explained his performance in the main event yesterday:

There is concern he suffered a concussion and he had to be helped to the back.

Matt Riddle Message To Bill Goldberg

Matt Riddle sent the following message to Goldberg in regards to his performance at Super ShowDown:

Ali To Donate Earnings From Super ShowDown

Smackdown Superstar Ali noted he will be donating all of his earnings to charity:

Finn Balor Celebrates Pride Month In Saudi Arabia

Intercontinental Champion Finn Balor posted the following from Jeddah yesterday:

2 More NXT Name Changes

DJZ and Shane Strickland were both announced by new names at an NXT house show in Largo, Florida yesterday. DJZ is now known as Joaquin Wilde and Shane Strickland will be known as Isaiah Scott.

Becky Lynch vs Edge & Beth Phoenix on Twitter

Becky Lynch went at it on Twitter with Edge and Beth Phoenix recently. They had a similar spat 4 weeks ago as well.

John Cena Joins Fast & Furious Cast

John Cena has officially joined the cast of the Fast and the Furious: