Spoiler Free Wrestling News Update June 4th, 2019

Jon Moxley NJPW
Jon Moxley NJPW

Spoiler Free Wrestling News Update June 4th, 2019

Here is your Spoiler Free Wrestling news update for Tuesday, June 4th, 2019.

Site Updates:

Atsushi Aoki Passes Away

Atsushi Aoki passed away at the age of 41 after a motorcycle accident in Tokyo yesterday. Chris Charlton Tweeted out news regarding the current junior champion in AJPW.

BOSJ Finals Lineup

Here is the full lineup for tomorrow night’s BOSJ 26 finals:

BOSJ 26 Finals
June 5th, 2019
Ryogoku Kokugikan
Tokyo, Japan

  1. Shota Umino, Titan, & Dragon Lee vs Ren Narita, Jonathan Gresham, & Bandido
  2. Ryusuke Taguchi & Roppongi 3K vs Robbie Eagles, El Phantasmo, and Taiji Ishimori
  3. Tiger Mask, Jushin Liger, Yoshi-Hashi, Toru Yano, and Tomohiro Ishii vs Douki, Yoshinobu Kanemaru, Zack Sabre Jr, Minor Suzuki, Taichi (Suzuki-Gun)
  4. Toa Henare, Tomoaki Honma, Togi Makabe, and Kota Ibushi vs Bushi, Sanada, EVIL and Tetsuya Naito
  5. Rock Romero & Kazuchika Okada vs Brody King & Marty Scurll
  6. Hiroshi Tanahashi vs Jay White
  7. IWGP United States Championship
    Juice Robinson (c) vs Jon Moxley
  8. Best of the Super Juniors 26 Finals
    Will Ospreay vs Shingo Takagi

Smackdown Tonight

Here is the lineup for tonight’s Smackdown:

WWE Smackdown/205 Live
June 4th, 2019

  • Goldberg appearance
  • Moment of Bliss with guest Bayley
  • Lars Sullivan interview
  • New Day vs Kevin Owens & Sami Zayn

Mickie James Injury

Mickie James is said to be dealing with a knee injury suffered this Saturday at a live event. James was replaced by Zelina Vega in a match on Sunday. There is no word on the severity of her injury at this point but she was backstage on Sunday at the house show she was replaced on.

Being the Elite Released

A new episode of Being the Elite was released. You can watch it in the player below:

Bully Ray Statement Regarding Alleged Incident With Fan

Bully Ray issued a statement in response to the allegations from a fan this weekend.

Other members of the Allure responded to the fan on Twitter as well.

Jim Cornette/Sami Callihan Conflict

Sami Callihan sent this out on Twitter over the weekend:

MLW Signs Dr. Wagner Jr & El Hijo de Dr. Wagner Jr.

MLW signed another father-son legendary luchador combo:

“Collectively known as La Dinastia Wagner, the Wagner family have competed in the sport for almost 50 years,” MLW’s press release reads. “With three generations fighting for the family’s honor, belts and the fans, the Wagner family is lucha royalty in Mexico and around the world.”

“An international wrestler of excellence, Dr. Wagner Jr. has competed around the world including extensively touring for New Japan Pro Wrestling, winning championships on several continents and being the face of the video game, AAA: Héroes del Ring,” MLW’s press release continues.

Ric Flair Takes Aim At Former Agent

Ric Flair has taken aim at his former agent in a new video. He accuses her of stealing from him during his 2017 health scare.

“Melinda, I don’t know how you live with yourself,” Flair said in the video. “Twenty-year friendship, 10 years my agent. Not a text, you didn’t drive down to the hospital. You just didn’t give a s*** and you assumed I was gonna die, like a lot of people did. And you just grabbed all the money you could run with.”

5 NXT Name Changes

As noted from the WWE Performance Center website:

  • Trevor Lee is now Cameron Grimes
  • Adrian Jaoude is now Arturo Ruas
  • Luke Menzies is now Ridge Holland
  • Jessie Elaban is now Jessi Kamea
  • Eric Bugenhagen is now Rik Bugez

Eli Drake Releases Statement

Former Impact Wrestling world champion Eli Drake released the following statement regarding his free agency: