Brock Lesnar Contract Update – As being reported by several outlets, Brock Lesnar is expected to stay around past this Saudi Arabian event. Lesnar is expected to last until SummerSlam at least, and has a massive pay raise to go along with this new deal. The deal also allows him to take at least one UFC fight during the duration of the deal. I’m told independently that the deal will be renewed or expected to be honored until Brock Lesnar is officially cleared to fight in the UFC. After that all bets are off.
Alberto El Patron Explains No Show – Alberto was interviewed recently by the sporting news, and revealed why he apparently left the IMPACT and Lucha Underground crossover. I’m gonna admit right off the bat, I don’t buy it, but this is what he’s quoted as saying;
I had a family situation that I needed to attend (to). As you know, my family, my kids are my priority. The situation was involving them and that’s why I decided to take care of business and take care of my family situation. And that’s all that happened. And that comes to what I was just saying to you. I know people wanted to know absolutely everything. This only concerns my family: my parents, my sister, myself and my kids. And that’s the way it’s going to stay.
Quick Hits – Baron Corbin is in line for a potential huge push due to Vince McMahon being a huge fan of his. What could be nothing relevant but could be, Rusev has removed all WWE mentions from his account. He’s been unhappy in recent months so who knows. Ronda Rousey will make her in ring debut in Europe, wrestling shows on May 16th in Geneva, Switzerland, May 17th in Vienna, Austria, May 18th in Turin, Italy and May 19th in Paris, France. There’s a rumor backstage that several behind the scenes want Bray Wyatt to take over Eric Young’s spot as the leader of Santiy.