Possible Injury on RAW, Former WCW US Champion Retires, WWE Running Arena After UFC
– Former WCW United States Champion and Japanese wrestling legend Kensuke Sasaki announced his retirement in Japan earlier today. Sasaki had a 28 year career and has been suffering from some neck issues recently.
– Cody Rhodes reportedly has some MCL damage in his right knee, possibly from the steel cage moonsault two weeks ago. Also, Ryback may have hurt his hand in the tag match on this past Monday’s RAW.
– The WWE live event on March 16th at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas is facing a potential attendance problem. In the same building the night before, UFC 171 will take place. That event is almost sold out with 14,000 paid and a $2.2 million first weekend advance.
Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter