NJPW English Commentary Team Revealed
ROH announcer Kevin Kelly confirmed via Twitter that he will be providing English commentary for the upcoming NJPW King of Pro Wrestling PPV on October 12th. PWInsider.com added that Kelly will be joined by Matt Striker in calling the event.
When Did John Cena Ask for Upcoming Time Off?
Dave Meltzer noted on the most recent edition of Wrestling Observer Live that John Cena requested his upcoming time off from WWE back in the summer. As noted, WWE cited “personal reasons” for Cena’s upcoming hiatus, and it’s not due to injury.
WWE Hardcore DVD Set News
According to WrestlingDVDNetwork.com, WWE is working on a new “Hardcore” DVD and Blu-ray set for 2016. The release will be a 2 Disc Blu-ray and 3 Disc DVD set, and will likely feature a compilation of Hardcore matches in WWE and/or a look the Hardcore Title.