— One of the commentators during an Olympic boxing match featuring a guy from China and a guy from Thailand joked that the fight had turned into a “WWE-type match.” The opponents were holding and shoving each other down to the mat.
— Harry Smith posted the following on Twitter today…
September 7th I will be returning back home to New Japan Pro Wrestling! September 2005 was my last tour there almost the exact same dates.
Harry Smith & Lance Hoyt & Minoru Suzuki & TAKA vs. Kojima & Tenzan & Nagata & Makabe.
— Speaking of New Japan Pro Wrestling, the company will be returning to the United States on August 26th in Northern California. Announced so far for the show are the following matches…
* Rocky Romero & Alex Kozlov defending the NJPW Jr. Tag Titles against Alex Shelley & Tough Enough contestant A.J. Kirsch
* Nakamura defending the IWGP Intercontinental Title against “Old School” Oliver John