– Former WWE Champion Chris Jericho noted on his podcast, Talk Is Jericho, that his “Alpha Male” T-Shirt is the best selling shirt at Hot Topics right now. That means “Y2J” is outselling the likes of The Bullet Club, Kenny Omega, Cody Rhodes and all WWE shirts. Jericho is currently scheduled to take on Kenny Omega at Wrestle Kingdom 12 this Thursday from the Tokyo Dome in Japan.
– On last night’s episode of Monday Night RAW Finn Balor announced that he would be entering the 2018 Royal Rumble in attempt to reclaim the title he never lost before his injury – The Universal Championship. Shortly after RAW Balor Tweeted about his big Royal Rumble announcement, and it included a message to current Universal Title holder Brock Lesnar:
— Finn Bálor Forever (@FinnBalor) January 2, 2018
– Rey Mysterio is currently booked to work a match with reality TV star Adam Maxted. Maxted appeared on British reality dating show Love Island, and his match with Mysterio is set for a 5 Star Wrestling show on March 1, 2018 in Belfast, Northern Ireland from the SSE Arena. Maxted had a WWE tryout back in May in the United Kingdom and noted in an interview with The Belfast Telegraph that he didn’t have sex on the show because he one day wants to make it in WWE:
“I said to myself that there was no way I was going to risk my future and my dream – no matter how good looking the girl was or how much there was a connection or how much I wanted to do it,” Maxted said. “My dream is to be in the WWE and it’s such a child-based market so I wasn’t ever going to ruin my chances of getting onto that because I’d had sex on TV.”
Maxted’s full interview with The Belfast Telegraph can be found at this link here.