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:
- WrestleVotes notes it won’t be a surprise if Becky Lynch vs. Shayna Baszler is the main event of the first night of WrestleMania 36.
- They also say the card is still being worked on and could feature up to 16 matches, 8 on each night. The air date of said matches could depend on how they play out during taping.
- Lana is expected to be back for WrestleMania and the Aleister Black vs. Bobby Lashley match.
- Jerry Lawler hasn’t been working Raw commentary because WWE decided it wasn’t worth the risk with the coronavirus pandemic, per the Observer.
- Dave Meltzer mentioned on Wrestling Observer Radio that part of the issue within WWE now is that Vince McMahon doesn’t have a great memory and expects that the fanbase will just forget certain storyline holes.
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.