Daniel Puder Set To Return + A WWE Live Event Cancelled
-- WWE announced the following today: WWE Presents: SmackDown! LIVE in St. Joseph, MO on December 11, 2010 Canceled Due to Scheduling Conflict STAMFORD, Conn., August 9, 2010 – Due to a scheduling conflict, World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. has been forced to cancel the SMACKDOWN Live Event in St. Joseph, MO on December 11, 2010 at the St. Joseph Civic Arena. All fans that have purchased tickets for this WWE SmackDown Live Event should contact the St. Joseph Civic Arena box office or Ticketmaster for refunds. World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. would like to thank all of our fans that have purchased tickets for this Live Event. WWE will be looking to find a date to bring the show back to St. Joseph in the very near future. For more information, please contact the St. Joseph Civic Arena box office at 800-821-5052 or 816-271-4717.
-- WWE Tough Enough 4 winner Daniel Puder is scheduled to take part in New Japan Pro Wrestling's upcoming tag team tournament, which begins on Oct. 22. It's said to be touch-and-go on him making the show as he has a mixed martial arts fight scheduled two days before.
-- Johnny "Mr. Wrestling II" Walker is set for open heart surgery next week as he has multiple blockages. Walker will be transferred to another hospital Monday for the procedure. We wish him the absolute best.
-- Carl Dantes sent this one along: In time for this Sunday's SummerSlam, Sky Sports TV in the UK are airing the WWE Home Video Shawn Michaels: My Journey. Airdates is as follows:
Sky Sports 3 12:30am-1:30am (1 hour ) Fri 13 Aug
Sky Sports 2 9:00am-10:00am (1 hour ) Fri 13 Aug
Sky Sports 3 2:00pm-3:00pm (1 hour ) Fri 13 Aug
Sky Sports HD2 5:45pm-6:45pm (1 hour ) Sat 14 Aug
Sky Sports HD3 9:00am-10:00am (1 hour ) Sat 14 Aug
Sky Sports 4 12:00pm-1:00pm (1 hour ) Sun 15 Aug
Sky Sports HD4 7:30pm-8:30pm (1 hour ) Sun 15 Aug
The title of the show is: WWE Special - Shawn Michaels - My Journey - A look back at the WWE career of Shawn Michaels, which spanned over 20 years, featuring action from some of his greatest matches.