In a Vince Russo level swerve, WWE today announced an expansion of their partnership with the government of Saudi Arabia following a tense weekend that saw many of its wrestlers mysteriously stranded in the country after Thursday’s Crown Jewel event. It all started with reports prior to Crown Jewel that WWE had not yet been […]
WWE may have managed to avoid airing endless streams of propaganda about how progressive the Saudi Arabian government is during their Crown Jewel PPV, but the voice of WWE, Michael Cole, is doing it afterward. In an interview with BBC Radio, Cole and Renee Young discussed Young being allowed to provide commentary for the show, […]
Sadly, it looks like Shawn Michaels‘ return to WWE was a short-lived one, as the 53-year-old Heartbreak Kid says he’s returning to his regular life after a one-off return from retirement at WWE Crown Jewel last week. Michaels retired in 2010 after a WrestleMania match with The Undertaker, and he seemed like one of the […]
Hulk Hogan finally returned to WWE last week at Crown Jewel in Saudi Arabia, ostensibly hosting the show, though he really only came out and cut a quick promo running through his catchphrases at the start of the event. Surreal. #WWECrownJewel @HulkHogan pic.twitter.com/DwcfySBT90 — WWE (@WWE) November 4, 2018 Crown Jewel was a subject of […]
Maybe WWE is hoping both PR nightmares will cancel each other out?