Here's your fight size update for Tuesday, March 29, 2022:
- WWE Hall of Famer Kurt Angle spoke to WWE digital about the induction of The Phenom and The Texas Rattlesnake returning to The Grandest Stage of Them All in Dallas.
Brands want to carve out a bit of that archive for themselves. NFL partner and Super Bowl advertiser DraftKings, for example, has billboards up during WrestleMania and spots running throughout the event. DoorDash is also placing billboards throughout AT&T Stadium, while enlisting WWE superstars Bianca Belair, Drew McIntyre and Sheamus for commercials and promotions. Finally, Mike’s Hard Lemonade is launching its Harder Half Lemonade + Half Tea by hitching itself to WWE superstars Shinsuke Nakamura and Rick Boogs’ WrestleMania ring entrance.
- Wrasslinews - Mickie James Interview - Impact Multiverse of Matches, NWA Empowerrr 2, Chelsea Green, Nick Aldis
- Riddle and Trish Stratus are the next guests on WWE’s The Bump
- FITE Fest Event Center news:
FITE Fest Event Center Has You Covered for Wrestling’s Biggest Weekend
Nine of the smartest, funniest and most experienced names in wrestling will be at your side throughout the weekend during FITE Fest Event Center’s epic run, March 31st to April 2nd; See special guests and interviews with wrestling's biggest personalities, plus look-ins at the 23 live shows FITE will present; FITE Fest Event Center is free – and live from Dallas – only on FITE!
Dallas, TX (March 29, 2022): FITE has announced the hosts for FITE Fest Event Center – streaming free on FITE all weekend from Dallas, TX starting at 11 AM ET on Thursday, March 31st and carrying you through all the action until April 2nd. You’ll get 9 of wrestling’s most opinionated, most educated, and most over the top talkers working the floor at WrestleCon, doing live look-ins and talking to the big stars between events. Get in on it here.
Your hosts include:
Josh Shernoff - Host of FITE in Focus and the So Says Shernoff podcast on FITE
SoCal Val - Former FITE Host, TNA Wrestling personality and currently the Host of GAW (Grown Ass Women podcast)
Jonny Loquasto - Former WWE NXT play-by-play announcer, stand-up comic and full time Physical Therapist
Ian Riccaboni -ROH play-by-play announcer
Helen Yee - Combat Sports, vlogger and journalist
The Schmo - Combat Sports Host, vlogger and journalist
Taryn Tarrell - Current NWA wrestler and former star wrestler of Impact Wrestling and WWE
Kenny McIntosh - British Wrestling podcast host of Inside the Ropes on YouTube
Sonny Onoo - Former manager of Championship Wrestlers at World Championship Wrestling
Don’t forget: FITE has 100+ hours of live programming available this weekend with special bundles and shows ready for you to gorge on, like the GCW Collective Bundle at only $139.99, ROW Texas Bundle at $29.99, the WrestleCon Bundle at $74.99 or incredible stand-alone options like ROH Supercard of Honor 2022 for just $29.99.
- How WWE is using NIL to find its future talent, and why Northwestern's Joe Spivak is all-in (via ESPN)
"What I love more than anything is absolutely connecting with a crowd and spreading a message," he said. "That's kind of an art that is lost, looking someone in the eye and talking about something that you feel really passionate about. Where I think I'm going to separate myself [in WWE] is absolutely with the promos, with the speaking, with the crowd connection.
"That's what is most true to myself."
- Black Announce Table inks content deal with Photojournalist DTFMania
March 28, 2022 – New York City, NY – The Black Announce Table, a top 40 podcast on the sports & wrestling charts, announced a content deal with DTFMania that will bring exclusive photos across their social media platforms during WrestleMania weekend.
“Danielle’s work is incredible. She’s been a staple at wrestling events throughout the past two years and accumulated an extensive portfolio of beautiful photography. We’re ecstatic to partner with the best photojournalist in the space and increase awareness of both our brands,” says Kelijah Proctor, TBAT’s Marketing and Strategy Manager.
“Photography has become a creative outlet and allowed me to meet some amazing people. I’m excited to work with the Black Announce Table” says Danielle.
In addition to this fixed license fee content deal, it was recently announced that The Black Announce Table became Brand Ambassadors for SeatGeek. Using code: BATPOD will give buyers $20 off their first purchase on SeatGeek.
About The Black Announce Table
The Black Announce Table Podcast, starring SkyHighEph, MsSookoo, and CodieDre, brings a fresh, innovative perspective on entertainment, sport and wrestling. New episodes of The Black Announce Table Podcast are available on all streaming services and YouTube Friday mornings. Early Access to podcast episodes including hundreds of hours of innovative content is available exclusively on Patreon.Kelijah Proctor, Producer The Black Announce TableWebsite: blackannouncetable.comInstagram: @blackannouncetableTwitter: @blackannctable
- WWE 2K22 Patch 1.07 news:
#WWE2K22 HotFix Patch Update 1.07— #WWE2K22 (@WWEgames) March 29, 2022
Stability improvements for custom image renders in Create a Superstar.
Improvements for online game invites.
️️Online Stability improvements
AND MORE! Thanks for your patience! https://t.co/k8R2qds3CV pic.twitter.com/Ngw5wTGBrj
- Ricochet sends a message to fans who wait for wrestlers at airports:
However, If you happen to see me out & about somewhere please come say hi & chat! I love interacting, just don’t wait in the lobby of where we are staying. Don’t wait & hoard us in the check in areas at the airport etc.— I am the Champion. (@KingRicochet) March 29, 2022
Treat us with respect and respect is what you will receive.
- WWE will return to New York City's Madison Square Garden on Monday 7/25 for RAW.
- When the market closed, WWE stock was trading at $ 63.10 per share
- Thunder Rosa eats tacos with Mark Henry
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- Darby v Andrade + FTR v Gunn Club + Cole & reDRagon's Title Heist Road to South Carolina, 3/29/22