Impact, Jericho, Bryan, TNA, ROH, EVOLVE Jan 19 - 11:59 pm EST
Daily Rapp Up by Bryan Rapp
The RAW crew is in Winnipeg, MB tomorrow night. Randy Orton is being advertised for next week's Smackdown taping in Tucson, AZ, as well as Sunday's house show in Las Cruces, NM. The Silver City Sun-News interviewed Daniel Bryan about his opponents, the pressures of being champion, performing live and more. College Times interviewed Dolph Ziggler about wanting to be the best ever, Rock vs. Cena, championships and more.
The Winnipeg Free Press interviewed Chris Jericho about returning home, his plans for WWE, Fozzy and more. The Winnipeg Sun interviewed Chris Jericho about tomorrow's house show, touring with Fozzy, his jacket and more. Steve Austin and Chris Jericho were scheduled for the Roast of Zakk Wylde tonight in Anaheim, CA. Shawn Michaels and Steve Austin met up at the SHOT convention in Las Vegas, NV this week.
AXXESS tickets go on sale on January 28. WWE's apparently moved Fatal Four Way to June while bumping Bragging Rights to December. WWE released details on their upcoming Rock: The Epic Journey of Dwayne Johnson release due out on February 21. Ringside Collectibles released photos of Mattel's upcoming WWE action figures.
TNA's Ring Ka King wrestlers were back in India today to continue their tapings. TNA issued a press release on the debut of Ring Ka King on India's Colors Network. There are TNA notes on personnel changes, Ken Anderson, Against All Odds and more.
Matt Morgan will be appearing in a Direct Auto TV commercial as part of TNA's sponsorship deal with the company. The UK's Zoo interviewed Velvet Sky about TNA's UK tour, the Beautiful People, social media and more. Sting released a YouTube intro video.
The Baltimore Sun has an article on Ring of Honor's TV product as owner Sinclair Broadcast Group moves into original programming. Ring of Honor will return to Philadelphia, PA tomorrow night. Ring of Honor's heavyweight championship will be defended at both of their Wrestlemania weekend shows in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Ahtu may have been legitimately knocked out by Low-Ki's kick to the head at EVOLVE 10. EVOLVE management reportedly believes fans in attendance at EVOLVE 10 may have turned negative due to an ECW and CZW tribute video shown during the show which featured a hardcore wrestling style the fans may have preferred to see.
Sean Waltman is scheduled for Saturday's Pro Championship Wrestling event in Steger, IL. JCW will hold their Crowning of a Champion iPPV on February 24. NWA Ring Warriors announced a Battle of the Belts event in Fort Lauderdale, FL during Wrestlemania week.
WrestleReunion is holding several online auctions related to their event next week. Extreme Reunion will announce their initial talents for their April 28 event tomorrow. Mike Johnson interviewed Shane Douglas about April's Extreme Reunion event.
Radar Online interviewed Maryse about her relationship with Miz, her time in WWE, leaving wrestling and more. James Guttman interviewed John "Jamison Winger" DiGiacomo about his work with WWE, Bobby Heenan, WCW's interest in him and more. MSNBC's Rachel Maddow compared Mitt Romney to the Million Dollar Man Ted DiBiase with clips during her show.
That's it for today. Thanks for reading.
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