Ziggler Says He’s World Champion, HBK Draws Big Crowd, More
— Approximately 500 fans turned out to meet Shawn Michaels yesterday at the 2011 ATA Trade Show in Indianapolis, Indiana. Regarding the appearance, Michaels wrote on Twitter: “Thank u Indy. I don’t care what any1 says. I feel I will b connected 2 WWE fans 4ever. I had a gr8 time. I miss u all. Thanks!!!”
— Last Sunday’s WWE Supershow in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania drew 7,300 fans while the next night’s Raw taping in Milwaukee, Wisconsin drew 5,600.
— Adding to the “controversy” of the status of the WWE World Heavyweight Championship, Dolph Ziggler said yesterday on Twitter that he won the belt Friday night.
“Last night was a success! Kent State won the MAC Conference & I won the World Heavyweight Championship! Best Dolph Ziggler Day EVER!” he wrote.
The match featured a stipulation where Ziggler would automatically become the new World Heavyweight Champion if Edge attempted to use the Spear against his opponent. Edge hit the banned maneuver on Ziggler two separate times during the closing moments of the match.
source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter