Here's your fight size update for Tuesday, October 12, 2021:
- Ahead of the NXT North American Title bout on NXT tonight, Hit Row members have been abducted.
-- -- -- -- -- #LegadoDelFantasma has abducted #HitRow's @AJFrancis410 & @BFabwwe outside of the #WWENXT arena ahead of @swerveconfident's #NXTNATitle defense against @EscobarWWE! pic.twitter.com/MD7fBIfSPb— WWE NXT (@WWENXT) October 12, 2021
- Heels ran its Season finale on Starz this weekend. According to Brandon Thurston of Wrestlenomics, The episode was watched by 81,000 viewers, including 18,000 aged 18 to 49 (0.01 demo rating).
The following MLW news is per a PWInsider report:
- New MLW Champion Alexander Hammerstone is expected to be cleared to return to the ring for the 11/6 date, which is the expected date for War Chamber
- The MLW Embedded segment on Fightland was a pilot of sorts with the idea of doing a 30 minute weekly series.
- Homicide is now working here as an agent. Savio Vega, Josef Samuel, Konnan, Dave Prazak and Mike Patrick all worked as agents at the Fightland taping. Savio, Samael, and Court Bauer agented the main event.
- The top merchandise movers for the company right now in terms of t-shirts are Alexander Hammerstone and Azteca Underground.
- Alex Kane is in line for a push
- Jacob Fatu set to turn face.
- There are also plans to give Mads Krugger a massive push as the company’s new heel monster. Krugger has been training with AJ Styles.
- Listen to Chucky:
- Nick Mondo recently appeared on the Wrestling Inc. Daily. During the interview, he touched on a possible season two for Heels, a show he is a stuntman on:
“I’m also dabbling in stunt work, which is very interesting to me. Do you know the show Heels? I was there for the whole first season working on the stunt team. You’ll spot me a few times in the show. They actually let me wear my gimmick, my Nick Mondo gimmick, on the show. I think there’s going to be a season two. I haven’t gotten the confirmation, but I’m hearing some rumblings, and so I’m very eager to get back in there.”
- This week’s episode of Dancing With the Stars had a Disney Week: Heroes Night theme. The Miz, ever the showman was dressed up as Genie from Aladdin for his performance last night.
- Headlocked Comics will be officially launching their latest Kickstarter campaign tonight at 8 PM EST. Tales From The Road Volume 2
- Steve Corino's return bout against his son, Colby, has been released for free online by PWF in North Carolina:
- Fixing the Yankees (part 1) Ft. QT Marshall.
- Today, WWE stock traded at 59.22 when the market closed.
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