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Rumor Roundup (July 29, 2016): Wrestlers upset at WWE, Paul Heyman status, heat on Simon Gotch, more!

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.

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. Remember, take it all with a grain of salt.

Rumors for the Day:

  • Not surprisingly, there are some performers within WWE who are upset about Brock Lesnar being exempt from the Wellness Policy, according to the Observer.
  • Although he hasn't signed a new deal with WWE yet, Paul Heyman could still be appearing with Lesnar on Raw next week.
  • The latest issue of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter has an update on the fight between Sin Cara and Simon Gotch. Apparently Sin Cara got upset at Gotch and either threw an unopened soda at his face or a punch but either way Gotch went down in a heap. Apparently Gotch has heat with multiple wrestlers.
  • According to the Observer, Jinder Mahal will likely be on Raw when he returns and Curt Hawkins will likely be on SmackDown. MVP and Stevie Richards are other names expected to return at some point.
  • Zack Sabre Jr. Noam Dar, and TJ Perkins have all been offered deals by WWE, according to the Observer.

If you have heard of any interesting rumors that you'd like to add, feel free to post them in the comments section below. Just remember they are rumors and not confirmed as fact, so please take them as such. Have fun with it.

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