Welcome to the June 28 edition of WWE News Roundup featuring the top stories of professional wrestling’s biggest juggernaut. There have been some significant developments in WWE over the last 24 hours. The Superstars have boarded their flights to the United Kingdom for Money in the Bank.
Baron Corbin brought back his old theme song on NXT for his NXT Championship match against Carmelo Hayes. But on today’s WWE News Roundup, we have news stories related to the WWE Women’s World Champion Rhea Ripley, WWE Women’s Tag Team Champion Ronda Rousey and Hall of Famer Edge. Here’s an in-depth look at the WWE news of today.
Edge features on today’s WWE News Roundup
Edge has been away from in-ring competition for a while now, but WWE has been celebrating his 25th anniversary as a Superstar. Former WWE star Matt Cardona recently named Edge as his dream opponent and said on the Notsam Wrestling Podcast:
“That [a bout versus Edge] was always a dream match of mine, still is. And when he had to retire, I thought it would never happen. Now he’s back, then I get fired. But there’s still time.” (H/T Wrestling Inc)
Rhea Ripley and Buddy Matthews have a flirtatious exchange on Instagram
WWE Women’s World Champion Rhea Ripley flirted with his boyfriend and AEW Superstar Buddy Matthews on his recent Instagram post. Matthews posted a photo on Instagram and wrote ‘built for war’. Rhea commented ‘built for me’ to which Matthews agreed.
— WrestleSR (@wrestle_sr) June 28, 2023
Is Ronda Rousey going to WWE NXT?
Rumors have been rife that Ronda Rousey will soon make an appearance on the company’s third brand, WWE NXT. Lola Vice, who is currently on NXT, reacted to the rumors and wrote on Twitter, ‘hol up’.
hol up 👀👀👀 https://t.co/wy7wj6Cs6K
— Valerie Loureda (@lolavicewwe) June 23, 2023
It will be interesting to see if Rousey appears on NXT. Many main roster stars have wrestled on NXT over the last few weeks.