– MMA fighter Kimbo Slice will make his pro wrestling debut on February 5th for Antonio Inoki’s IGF promotion in Japan. Kimbo will face on Shinichi Suzukawa in a match for the IGF Championship. That show will also feature fellow MMA fighter Josh Barnett and former WWE star Shane Helms.
— After Chris Jericho commented on Twitter about Mason Ryan’s debut on RAW, jokingly calling him “Batistwo,” several more wrestlers have mentioned the debut:
FCW star Ken Li: “Big congrats to Mason Ryan!! Good seeing him on Raw!!”
Tyler Reks: “Big Barry, torture rack, break your back”
Zack Ryder: “What? Steve Blackman joined the Nexus tonight?”
— The move that Mason Ryan delivered to John Cena on RAW was his finishing move in FCW, which he calls the House of Pain.
– Goldust provided the following injury updated on his Twitter today:
“The injury is healing….but this kind of injury takes time to heal…my shoulder was destroyed bad.”
* Picture of GOLDUST’s New Tattoo (Direct Link)
(Visit IGF.jp for more on Kimbo’s IGF debut)