Here's your fight-size update for the morning of August 5, 2020:
- Kurt Angle went to Twitter to celebrate seven years of sobriety. Congratulations to the WWE Hall of Famer.
Celebrating 7 years of sobriety today. To all of you who supported me and stood by me, through good and bad, I want to thank you for not giving up on me. Salute! (With a glass of milk in my You Suck cup). #sobriety #addictionsucks #yourenotalone #recovery pic.twitter.com/YCXULAG7aG— Kurt Angle (@RealKurtAngle) August 5, 2020
- When the AEW rankings came out earlier this morning, it officially had AEW Women's Champion Hikaru Shida at 20 career AEW wins. This makes Shida the first woman ever to get 20 wins in an AEW ring, joining Trent, Scorpio Sky, Kenny Omega, Jon Moxley, Frankie Kazarian, Cody and Hangman Page to also win 20 AEW matches. The two women closest to the 20-win mark are Nyla Rose at 14 wins and Britt Baker at 13 wins.
- WWE stock opened at $44.44 per share when the stock market opened this morning.
- Tyler Breeze and Xavier Woods discuss the ongoing rivalry on UpUpDownDown YouTube channel and why “LRLR” was formed by Breeze.
- A GoFundMe to help out Larry Csonka's daughters has been set up and you can donate to it at this link.
- A GoFundMe for “The Headliner” Chris Michaels, who recently had to undergo reconstructive surgery on both his shoulder and biceps, can be seen here.
- WWE has posted a "The Best of Jeff Hardy" compilation, featuring key matches throughout Hardy's career, and is now available to watch on the WWE Network.
- Hiroshi Tanahashi discusses his pro wrestling debut on the latest edition of "Ace's High" at this link.
- Lucky 13 has been added to GCW Jimmy Lloyd's Jersey Shore.
*Jimmy's JS Update*— GameChangerWrestling (@GCWrestling_) August 5, 2020
LUCKY 13 returns to The Jersey Shore on 8/23!
Jimmy Lloyd's Jersey Shore
Sunday 8/23 - 5PM
The Garden Pier - AC Boardwalk
Streaming LIVE on @indiewrestling! pic.twitter.com/QUuXOvIgCl
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