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:
- Despite all the recent feuding between the two on Twitter, Bryan Alvarez mentioned on Wrestling Observer Live there are no immediate plans for a Randy Orton vs. Tommaso Ciampa program.
- While there had been some speculation of it, Dave Meltzer also said on Wrestling Observer Radio that Velveteen Dream is not being called up to the main roster anytime soon.
- He also mentioned that whatever happens with Asuka and Nia Jax, Charlotte is next in line for the Raw women’s championship.
- Erick Rowan mentioned to The Lewis Nicholls Show that he pitched WWE on giving him a split personality character but they never went for it, and later gave it to Bray Wyatt.
- For whatever it’s worth, WrestleVotes had a source tell them that 70-percent of the WWE roster use marijuana.
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.