Is Del Rio Receiving Severance Pay from WWE?
As we noted yesterday, Alberto Del Rio, who is now using the ring name El Patron in Mexico, has been doing media promoting his appearance at today’s TripleMania event.
During the media appearances, Del Rio a backstage incident did take place in WWE during which he struck another WWE employee, and this lead to his release from the company. Additionally, Del Rio noted he has been banned from wrestling in the U.S. for one year, due to the terms of his WWE release.
Del Rio also confirmed, according to PWInsider.com, that because of the incident, he will not be receiving his severance pay from WWE as he waits out his no-compete contract with the company.
Orton Grants a Wish
The WWE Community Twitter feed has posted photos of Randy Orton granting a wish via Make-A-Wish at last night’s WWE Live Event in San Jose. You can check out the photos of Orton meeting Harold Mendoza at this link.
Final Promo Video Hyping SummerSlam Tonight
The following is a final promo video hyping tonight’s WWE SummerSlam PPV: