WWE's SummerSlam Plans, Melina's Injury, Rhodes' Status, More
By Ryan Clark | April 09, 2010 |
» WWE's plan as of right now is to make Los Angeles a two-day deal for SummerSlam weekend with the PPV on Sunday and RAW the next night.
» WWE Diva Melina is reportedly back walking after getting surgery to repair a torn ACL in January. She is said to be targeting a July return. It should be noted that Melina has been backstage at numerous TV tapings while she heals.
» Cody Rhodes has been off television selling the punt by Randy Orton at WrestleMania. No word yet on when he will be returning to action.
» The final gate for Wrestlemania 26 in Glendale, AZ was $5,800,000, putting it at #3 behind two prior Wrestlemania events in the last two years in regards to overall gate gross. Here is how the top three stack up.
1. $7,211,673: Wrestlemania 25 (April 5, 2009) in Houston, TX
2. $5,854,590: Wrestlemania 24 (April 30, 2008) in Orlando, FL
3. $5,800,000: Wrestlemania 26 (March 28, 2010) in Glendale, AZ