- After losing to The Prime Time Players in the WWE Tag Team Championship No. 1 Contenders’ Tournament last Friday on SmackDown, Kofi Kingston and R-Truth have amicably parted ways. The duo announced in a video posted on WWE.com that they have accomplished everything they wanted to do as a tag team and want continue their careers as singles competitors.
– The official WWE website has published video and photos of last Thursday’s premiere of CM Punk: Best in the World at Chicago’s Portage Theater. The DVD and Blu-ray, which documents Punk’s rise to the top of WWE, is officially out Tuesday.
– Tuesday would have marked as Eddie Guerrero’s 45th birthday. He was found dead on November 13, 2005 as a result of acute heart failure due to arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease.
Vickie Guerrero, the widow of Eddie, is remembering him on his birthday. She tweeted, “October 9, Tuesday is Eddie’s birthday! I will always love you with all of my heart!!”
Also celebrating a birthday Friday is former WWE Superstar Steven Richards, who turns 41-years-old.