WWE Signs Rikishi Student, Heyman Ready For Ryback Tonight, Jackson's Retrun
January 5, 2021
– Today’s wrestling birthdays include Andy Leavine (25), WWE United States Champion Antonio Cesaro (32), Chyna (42), Bill Goldberg (46), Bart Gunn and Bill “Demolition Axe” Eadie (65).
– WWE Superstar Ezekiel Jackson told fans on Twitter that he’ll be returning to the ring very soon after being out of action for months due to injury.
– Paul Heyman will make his wrestling debut at Madison Square Garden tonight against Ryback. Heyman says he’s ready for the match and sounds very confident against CM Punk’s next WWE Championship challenger:
“The storm pounding New York City tonight is NOTHING compared to the beating I’m handing Ryback tomorrow night at Madison Square Garden!”
– WWE has signed independent wrestler Alexander Jones to a developmental deal. Jones was trained at former WWE superstar Rikishi’s Knox Pro Wrestling school in Simi Valley, California.
* Update On SHELTON BENJAMIN, JOHN MORRISON & More Former WWE Superstars Returning Soon