Big SD! Matches & Segments + Various News & Notes
-- On June 26th, WWE returns to the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas.
-- WWE.com has a video up announcing that Alberto Del Rio will be holding a "retirement party" for Edge at the SmackDown! taping tonight in London. Of course, this was plugged on RAW last night.
-- Also set for tonight's SmackDown! tapings is a Rey Mysterio vs. Cody Rhodes rematch
-- David Hobbs sent this one in: I have some news for you regarding an English brother and sister getting a WWE tryout tonight before the Smackdown taping at the O2 Arena in London on Tuesday night (tonight). The Facebook pages of Zak Bevis and Saraya-Jade Bevis, better known as Zak Knight and Britani Knight of the UK's 'Knight Dynasty' faction, have been going wild with messages of good luck for the tryout tonight. The pair are 2nd generation wrestlers with their parents Saraya Knight and Ricky Knight being heavily involved with the UK independent scene for many years. Teenager Britani also had a WWE tryout in November 2010.
-- Here are the Best of the Super Junior participants for this year…
Block A: Prince Devitt (last year's winner), Koji Kanemoto, Tiger Mask, Taichi, Jado, Davey Richards, Fujita Hayato, Kenny Omega and TJP.
Block B: Jushin Liger, KUSHIDA, Ryusuke Taguchi, Gedo, Great Sasuke, Taka Michinoku, Kota Ibushi, Daisuke Sasaki, and Mascara Dorada.