Why UFC Champion Ronda Rousey Will Not Be Appearing at SummerSlam, WCW Special Replacing Raw Backstage Pass

Nick Paglino

Why Ronda Rousey Will Not Appear at SummerSlam

ronda rouseyAs we have been reporting the past few weeks, UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey has expressed interest in making a WWE appearance, and WWE had been interested in bringing her in for an appearance at SummerSlam.

According to F4WOnline.com, Rousey will not be appearing at SummerSlam this year as UFC President Dana White does not want any contracted UFC fighters appearing on WWE programming.

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WCW Special Replacing Raw Backstage Pass

WWE once again will not be airing Raw Backstage Pass on the Network after Raw tomorrow night. Instead, a special one hour Beyond the Ring special on WCW Monday Nitro will air at 11pm EST. The synopsis for the special reads as follows:

“The Very Best of Nitro showcases the groundbreaking Cruiserweight Division, celebrities and the introduction of the Nitro Girls!”

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