WWE Signs Harley Race Student, Diva Injured?, Richie Steamboat Having Back Surgery
- WWE has signed Missouri independent wrestler Ryan Drago to a developmental deal. He confirmed the signing at a June 1st Metro Pro Wrestling event in Kansas City. Drago was originally trained by WWE Hall of Famer Harley Race.
– As PWMania.com reported, Natalya vs. Tamina Snuka was taped on Monday night to air on this week’s WWE Superstars. There was some concern after the match that Snuka may have suffered a concussion. No word yet on how she’s doing.
– WWE developmental talent Richie Steamboat will be undergoing back surgery with Dr. Joseph Maroon in Pittsburgh soon. He’s been out of action for months with back problems. There has ben a lot of concern over whether or not he will be able to wrestle again. With the surgery, it will be months before he can get back into action.
(Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter)