Various News: Layla Takes The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in Swimsuit, Xavier Woods' Group Still Together, More
Posted by Joseph Lee on 08.25.2014
Plus Antonio Inoki will hold another pro wrestling event in North Korea...
- Antonio Inoki will hold another pro wrestling event in North Korea to try and "promote peace" through sports. He previously held two events in the country in April 1995. They featured talent from NJPW and WCW and were aired by WCW as a taped PPV in August that year. Bob Sapp is the biggest name announced so far. The event was announced in Japan Times.
- WWE will tape Smackdown in Houston, Texas on October 28 and on November 4 in Albany, New York. Tickets go on sale this weekend.
- Dave Bautista was part of a panel discussion of Guardians of the Galaxy at Wizard World Comic Con in Chicago this weekend.
- The top matches for the WWE live event at the IZOD Center in East Rutherford, New Jersey on September 26 are John Cena vs Kane and Roman Reigns vs Randy Orton in a street fight.
- Xavier Woods, Big E. And Kofi Kingston were together on the house shows this weekend, so the reports of their split may be premature.
- Layla is the latest wrestler to take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, doing a riff on Flashdance.