Speculating on the rumors surrounding pro wrestling is a favored pastime of many fans, perhaps second only to actually watching the matches. In this daily column, we take a look at the latest rumors being churned out by the pro wrestling rumor mill.
Rumors for the Day:Important reminder: Rumors are just that -- rumors. None of this has been confirmed as legitimate news or fact, it’s just circulating around the pro wrestling rumor mill. We track rumor accuracy in a weekly feature called Rumor Look Back you can find here. Remember, take it all with a grain of salt.
- Even though he’s being used in promotional material for the event, the Observer notes that WWE still doesn’t have a match planned for Undertaker at WrestleMania 35.
- While Ricochet and Aleister Black are definitely main roster call ups, Johnny Gargano’s status is now less certain after Tommaso Ciampa’s injury. He could be staying in NXT.
- Per the Observer, Jeff Jarrett is expected to become a very influential member of the WWE creative team in the future.
- The early expectation is that Kazuchika Okada will win the New Japan Cup tournament and face Jay White at the G1 Supercard.
- The Wrestling Observer Newsletter notes the feeling in Ring of Honor is that Madison Rayne simply wanted to return to Impact because it suits her better.