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 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:
- Undertaker isn’t currently booked for WrestleMania 36, notes the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, but he’s in discussions with WWE about participating.
- They also say the decision on Brock Lesnar’s WrestleMania opponent came down to Drew McIntyre and Aleister Black and the feeling was McIntyre is more over right now.
- Per PW Insider, Hulk Hogan is scheduled to return to WWE for the upcoming Super Showdown event in Saudi Arabia.
- There are no plans for Ronda Rousey to work WrestleMania 36 this year, according to the Observer.
- AJ Styles will hopefully only be out from 4-to-6 weeks, says Wrestling Observer Radio.
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. And check our weekly Rumor Look Back here to keep track of how often rumors turn out to be correct.