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Wrestling Fix: Undertaker and Sting rumors, Ryback injured, Stephanie McMahon with Ronda Rousey and more links

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THE BIG RUMOR: The Undertaker and Sting are going to be at SummerSlam, according to the Wrestling Observer (subscription required). This comes after rumors that the Deadman would appear at Sunday’s Battleground (sorry, not Battlefield, Daniel Bryan) pay-per-view. That’s according to a Reddit user called Falconarrow, who has a pretty good track record on these things. The Observer‘s Dave Meltzer says it’s unclear whether one or both would appear Sunday. This comes after Undertaker was spotted getting a pump in and looking jacked. Remember, it’s just a rumor, but it’s out there.

WWE
Intercontinental Champion Ryback won’t be wrestling at Battleground due to a staph infection. [WWE]

Stephanie McMahon and Ronda Rousey together. Quick, Ronda, arm bar her. Arm bar her! Kayfabe is dead.

https://twitter.com/StephMcMahon/status/621478042016198656

A tatted-up John Cena is in the trailer for Sisters, starring Amy Poehler and Tina Fey.

Cena tells MTV UK that he’ll take movie roles when they come up, but he’s not leaving like Dwayne. [MTV UK]

Cena wants his feud with Kevin Owens to last beyond Battleground. [Coming Soon]

Bray Wyatt is going to kill Roman Reigns … I think. At least, that’s what it sounds like his plans are for the former Hound of Justice.

Sami Zayn says he probably won’t be back until 2016.

A teary-eyed Charlotte is disappointed that she lost to Sasha Banks but also proud of her.

Nick Aldis (aka Magnus) would like to go to Full Sail or the Temple. We’d like to see him at either. [Wrestling Inc]

Former boxing champ Lennox Lewis says he was offered five million pounds to shoot fight Brock Lesnar in 2002. [Wrestling Inc]

Chris Jericho critiques the Tough Enough contestants’ promo skills.

Chelsea hurt her ankle.

Renee Young interviews Paul Rudd about Ant Man. Do it, Colin!

Have you ever wanted to learn how to wrestle from the Great Khali? Welp …

The Prime Time Players hung out with the Samford football team.

 

RING OF HONOR
Shinsuke Nakamura’s opponent for Philadelphia … Adam Cole!

Jay Lethal tells Austin Aries to know his role.

Roderick Strong is putting in work.

Michael Elgin says he was wrong … he loves ROH.

Cedric Alexander whaps everyone (but Veda Scott) with a wrench.

Sneak peek at the Briscoes, Roderick Strong and ODB vs. the House of Truth on episode No. 200.

 

LUCHA UNDERGROUND
The Ultima Lucha card is coming together nicely with Prince Puma defending his title against Mil Muertes in the main event. This goes down August 5.

This is a pretty great recap of Lucha Underground’s stories.

 

TNA
In the latest bit of bad news for TNA, Lucha Underground is preventing Dixie Carter’s company from using Hernandez. Why? Because Hernandez is still under contract to LU. This means TNA has to scrap any taped footage already featuring Hernandez, who was featured prominently in the Beat Down Clan faction.  [PW Insider]

Here’s the tease for next week’s Impact.

Brooke says she’s beyond lingerie pillow fights.

 

GLOBAL FORCE WRESTLING
The Akbars’ gimmick sounds a lot like the original vision for Muhammad Hassan but a little more intriguing due to their background.

Get reacquainted with Sonjay Dutt.

And Reno Scum.

“Hacksaw” Jim Duggan talks working with GFW.

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Brian is the owner and editor-in-chief of Between The Ropes. He has also covered wrestling and MMA for The Orlando Sentinel and AOL Fanhouse and currently is a contributor for Sporting News. You can email Brian at btrfritz@gmail.com.

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