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:
- WWE is thinking of having John Cena feud with Jinder Mahal sometime between his July 4 return and SummerSlam, according to SportsKeeda.
- Officials are happy with the start of the Samoa Joe vs. Brock Lesnar feud and are open to extending it past Great Balls of Fire if ratings and other factors indicate there’s fan interest in a longer program.
- The other title fights on Great Balls of Fire’s card are expected to be rematches of Extreme Rules tag and Intercontinental championship matches, Nia Jax vs. Alexa Bliss and Neville vs. Akira Tozawa.
- Talk of Ronda Rousey doing something with WWE has heated up... because she followed a bunch of company and Superstar Twitter accounts.
- Pro Wrestling Sheet says they’ve confirmed what many folks thought when they saw Dash Wilder in Raw’s show-opening brawl between Joe and Brock - he’s medically cleared to return to the ring.
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.