– Jerry “The King” Lawler announced this morning on WGKS-FM KIX 106 that he is going to run in the City of Memphis’ special mayoral election. A special election will be held this October to determine a new mayor after Willie Herenton officially resigns from his position this Friday. The WWE Hall of Famer said he will not actively raise funds for the race.
– WWE has just revealed the card for WWE’s live event tour of France on September. You can note that Edge and Jeff Hardy are not scheduled for upcoming European tour at this time.
09/26 – Paris, France: Battle Royal: Winner Faces CM Punk for the World Heavyweight Championship. And all of your favorite SmackDown & ECW Superstars including… Chris Jericho, Matt Hardy, Kane, The Great Khali, John Morrison, Finlay, Tommy Dreamer, Christian, Michelle McCool, Melina
09/27 – Paris, France: World Heavyweight Championship Match: Rey Mysterio vs. CM Punk. And all of your favorite SmackDown & ECW Superstars including… Chris Jericho, Matt Hardy, Kane, The Great Khali, John Morrison, Finlay, Tommy Dreamer, Christian, Michelle McCool, Melina
– Matt Hardy wrote more about his July 2 abdominal surgery in a WWE Universe blog. “I want to sincerely thank the WWE and everyone who had a hand in blazing my path back to being a 100 percent healthy Matt Hardy,” Hardy wrote. Everyone at the WWE has been great to me in helping and supporting me through this tough procedure. I also want to thank Dr. Pappas and Duke Medical Center for doing an awesome job of putting my abdomen back together again.”