Source: The Wrestling Observer
Mexican Star Gets WWE Tryout
Mexican pro wrestler Laredo Kid had a tryout with WWE last week, and reportedly told SuperLuchas.net the tryout went well. Kid is under the impression that he will be brought back in for a lengthier tryout in April.
UFC Vet Training for Pro Wrestling Career
UFC veteran Phil Baroni is currently training for a pro wrestling career under TNA star Kenny King, former WWE star D’Lo Brown and indy veteran Michael Modest, at the Future Stars of Wrestling gym in Las Vegas.
Baroni, who is 38 years old, grew up a pro wrestling fan, and is no stranger to amateur wrestling as he placed second in the nation in Junior College. Baroni is described as having a lot of charisma and is a good talker, and he recently lashed out at CM Punk’s UFC signing by posting the following on Instagram:
“I’ll bust you up. Call Coker , move da f–king needle. Wa Wa 3H was mean to me. Vince owes me. Wa Wa. . Your gona love MMA and @Danawhite it’s so fair ova here. Ryback hurt you? I’ll break your f–king Neck #whineyb—h”
Lisa Marie Varon No Longer Running Restaurant
Former WWE and TNA star Lisa Marie Varon, aka Victoria/Tara, is reportedly no longer running the Squared Circle Restaurant in Chicago. Varon has reportedly been absent from the restaurant in the past few months, and she noted the following on Twitter:
— Lisa Marie Varon (@REALLiSAMARiE) January 28, 2015