Pro Wrestling Tuesday / July 19
WWE Raw, broadcast live from Philadelphia on Spike TV ... Jim Ross and Jerry Lawler call the action; Lilian Garcia is the ring announcer... Shelton Benjamin d WWE IC champion Carlito via DQ... Kurt Angle d Matt Stryker... WWE Raw Diva segment/ Simona cut... Chris Masters d Rosie, then turns down a challenge from The Big Show... Hulk Hogan/ Shawn Michaels promo for WWE Summerslam... Cage Match: Edge, with Lita d Kane. Before the match, Matt Hardy was escorted from ringside... Lumberjack Match: WWE champion John Cena d Gene Snitsky... NEXT WEEK: Stretcher Match: Kane vs Edge.
Tuesday / Monday / Sunday Headlines ..........
- Earl Hebner, a referee in the WWF since 1988, was fired on Mon for allegedly selling merchandise in his St Louis-based store without the proper authorization. Hebner's brother David, also involved, has been placed on suspension from WWE.
- Fujita d Tenzan on Mon to win the IWGP Title in Sapporo.
- WWE Raw Live in Wildwood, NJ .... Viscera d Tomko... K White d Tajiri... Christy d Victoria.. Hurricane/ Rosie d The Heart Throbs... The Big Show/ Kane d Edge/ G Snitsky... Carlito d S Benjamin... S Michaels d R Flair... John Cena d HHH.
- WWE Smackdown Live in Ocean City, Md... Booker T d Christian... Psicosis/ Super Crazy d Nunzio/ Vito... Boogeyman d Doug Basham... P London d Juventuud Guerrera... M Hassan d Scotty 2 Hotty... Rey Mysterio d Eddie Guerrero... O Jordan d Wm Regal... MNM d Hardcore Holly/ Heidenreich... Batista d JBL.
- The Rock's next movie project is Disney's Daddy's Girl.
- Tentative WWE Summerslam lineup: Hulk Hogan vs Shawn Michaels... John Cena vs Chris Jericho... Batista vs M Hassan.
- Speaking of Hogan, it is rumored that he convinced Vince McMahon to sign him to a 20-year deal, therefore assuring Hulkamania of immortality... No Kidding.
- Ric Flair substituted for Randy Orton @ the Ohio Valley show last weekend in Louisville.
- The debut of Hogan Knows Best on VH-1 drew a 2.0, he highest rating ever for a debut on the network.
- Former WWWF tag team champion Miguel Perez Sr is dead @ age 68 in Puerto Rico.
- Rain cancelled the outdoor WWE event in Frederick, Md on Sat night.
- Hulk Hogan, Batista and John Cena d HHH, Shawn Michaels and JBL in the ME dark match after WWE Raw last night.
- Pro Wrestling Express debuts in Farrell, Pa tomorrow night, and returns to McKeesport on Sat night.
Babes, Etc .........
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