TNAwrestling.com has an article hyping the signing of former WWE star and current MMA fighter Bobby Lashley. He (Lashley) said the following about the signing and still staying active in MMA: “I want to do both because I can. TNA is giving me the opportunity to compete in both sports which I have a passion for. I will bring MMA fans to wrestling and wrestling fans to MMA.”
TNA President Dixie Carter added, “This is a great opportunity for Bobby to do something that has never been done before. He is the perfect ambassador for both sports. We are excited to have him join TNA, he is a true star that brings so much to the table as a member of our roster.”
PWInsider.com is reporting that Daniels has been battling a knee injury and is still scheduled for this Sunday’s TNA Victory Road PPV in Orlando, FL in a match against Matt Morgan.
WrestleView.com is reporting that 7-Eleven will be the major sponsors for WWE SummerSlam this year on Sunday, August 23 in Los Angeles, CA. WGN America is currently holding a sweepstakes for SummerSlam on Sunday, August 23 where the winner will receive a trip for two to the show in Los Angeles, CA. You must be 21 years or older to enroll in the contest. The sweepstakes ends on July 30, 2009.