Wrestling News Report 17/01/2013
Trademarks Applied For Ricky & Richie Steamboat’s Names
Partial Source: Pwinsider
On January 2nd, Bonita Blood (Steamboat’s ex-wife) applied to trademark “Ricky Steamboat”. There was a prior application done by Ricky in 2009 that was abandoned the same year.
On the same day, Richard H. Blood III (Ricky’s son in WWE developmental) applied to trademark “Richie Steamboat”.
Brad Maddox Joins Commentary
Brad Maddox will do commentary on tonight’s WWE Main Event broadcast during The Prime Time Players vs. Primo & Epico tag-team match.
Rey Mysterio’s WWE Return
Rey Mysterio will return to action at Friday’s RAW live event at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. He was out of action for several weeks due to a personal issue.
Man Arrested For Selling Fake WWE House Show Tickets
A man has been arrested in Corpus Christi, Texas for allegedly selling forged tickets to the RAW house show on Sunday. The man was arrested after a woman called police on Sunday to report that she had bought tickets from the man via Facebook and the tickets were deemed to be invalid. Local authorities arrested the man after he was about to sell the same tickets to another person.
Officers reportedly found that the man had sold copies of the same tickets to several people. He was arrested on suspicion of fraud and is still in county jail as of this morning.