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. We track rumor accuracy in a weekly feature called Rumor Look Back you can find here. Remember, take it all with a grain of salt.
Rumors for the Day:
- According to the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, Brock Lesnar’s current opponent for WrestleMania 35 is Seth Rollins. It’s unclear if that will be a Universal title match or not. The feud will “play off Roman Reigns in some fashion.”
- PW Insider notes that Dolph Ziggler is apparently dealing with some kind of foot injury.
- The plan is for Lars Sullivan to get a “super push,” per the Observer.
- WrestleTalk says two current WWE main roster stars have been approached about the new promotion led by The Elite and have “provisionally accepted” deals that would see them leave WWE by next April.
- EC3 was scheduled to be called up to the main roster after the Brooklyn show but suffered a concussion and is now back in waiting, per PW Insider.
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. And check our weekly Rumor Look Back here to keep track of how often rumors turn out to be correct!