Was Evan Bourne At Raw?
Despite being cleared to return to the ring, PWInsider.com is reporting that WWE star Evan Bourne was not backstage at Raw last night, and is not scheduled to be at tonight's Smackdown taping in Newark. No word on when WWE plans to bring Bourne back on the road.
Cody Rhodes to FCW Tomorrow
The following press release has been issued:
**Cody Rhodes at FCW Wrestling in Orlando Tomorrow Night**
Orlando, Fl – March 20, 2012
FCW Wrestling will be invading Orlando tomorrow night, March 21st and are bringing WWE Intercontinental Champion Cody Rhodes for a special meet and greet autograph session.
This is a momentous occasion for Florida Championship Wrestling, who is hosting the event, as well as the entire city of Orlando. FCW officials are reportedly nothing short of thrilled and ecstatic to have a superstar of this caliber appear live, in person, at their show. Rhodes, a multi-time champion in the WWE, will only be appearing one night – at tomorrow's event in Orlando – so fans can't afford to miss it!
Rhodes, who is gearing up for his huge blockbuster match against Big Show at this year's Wrestlemania event, will meet fans during a special engagement featuring photos and autographs starting at 6:30pm. Even though he is a champion and is busy traveling the world competing on WWE live events as well as Monday Night RAW and Smackdown, Rhodes has made room on his schedule to accommodate his appearance in Orlando this Wednesday. With WWE's Intercontinental Champion Cody Rhodes appearing – plus all the action of a high-impact, high-energy family friendly FCW show -- this event is sure to be a hit with the crowd.
Bell time is at 7:30 pm with a special Meet-and-Greet with the Intercontinental Champion starting at 6:00 pm. The Orlando Armory is located at 2809 S. Ferncreek Ave, Orlando, FL 32856. Tickets start at just $10 for kids and $20 for adults with a limited number of reserved Gold Circle available at $25 and can be purchased at Buddy's Home Furnishings in Orlando 2121 Americana Blvd (407) 857-2172, and of course at www.fcwwrestling.com.
WHAT: FCW Wrestling Live
WHEN: March 21, 2012
BELLTIME: 7:30 pm
AUTOGRAPHS: with Cody Rhodes starting at 6:30 pm.
ABOUT FCW: For nearly half a century, Florida Championship Wrestling has been the Sunshine State's primary wrestling promotion. Now officially sanctioned and recently reorganized by WWE, FCW has also become the training ground for future WWE Superstars.
Under the tutelage and leadership of Florida wrestling legend Steve Keirn, FCW's goal for the fans is simple: To give them a glimpse at the potential Superstars of tomorrow, while providing exciting ring action that leaves the entire family with smiles on their faces.
The key objective within Florida Championship Wrestling is to train the next generation of WWE Superstars. FCW takes enormous pride in its live events all over the southeast, and in promoting tryouts at the organization's Tampa location to showcase young men and women interested in a career as a sports-entertainer.
Current WWE Superstars that have come from the FCW include Sheamus, Jack Swagger, Dolph Ziggler, Kofi Kingston Ted DiBiase, Primo Colon, Ezekiel Jackson, The Bella Twins, Evan Bourne, Drew McIntyre Tyler Reks, Abraham Washington, Alicia Fox, Alberto Del Rio, Drew McIntyre, Tyson Kidd, , Natalya, Hunico, Alex Riley, Derrick Bateman, and many more.