Sunday Torch Today: WWE in Montana, Poll Result – Taker’s WM32 opponent, Hart sells home, Angle at brother’s court hearing, Torrie reinvents, Lone Star & Barbi Hayden
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PWTorch editor Wade Keller presents a special Thursday Flagship edition of the Wade Keller Pro Wrestling Podcast featuring a WrestleMania 36 Preview with ex-WWE Creative Team member and professional stand-up comedian Matt McCarthy.
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TORCH TODAY – Sunday, November 1
– WWE wraps up their shortened weekend tour Sunday afternoon in Casper, Wyoming. Its a rare trip to Wyoming with Roman Reigns headlining the following card:
Roman Reigns & Dean Ambrose vs. Bray Wyatt & Braun Strowman in a Street Fight.
Dolph Ziggler vs. Tyler Breeze (replacing Rusev).
Fandango vs. Sheamus.
WWE Tag Title match: New Day vs. Dudleys vs. Prime Time Players.
Divas champion Charlotte & Becky Lynch vs. Sasha Banks & Naomi.
– WWE NETWORK HIGHLIGHTS: On a non-PPV Sunday, WWE is airing the 2011 Survivor Series throughout the day. This was The Rock’s in-ring return teaming with John Cena against The Miz and R-Truth.
– TWITTER POLL RESULT: In our first Twitter poll, we asked who The Undertaker should face at WrestleMania – Sting or John Cena. The winner was Sting with 53 percent of the vote over Cena at 47 percent.
– Kurt Angle appeared in Pennsylvania court on Friday to watch his brother, David Angle, address the court on charges of murdering his wife. Angle was seen wiping away tears as David waived his right to a prelimary hearing before returning to jail. David is waiting for trial to present his defense in the case. David is accused of murdering his wife, Donna, during a domestic dispute over drinking. (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Report) (AP Report)
– Bret Hart sold his home in Hawaii, reports the L.A. Times. Hart reportedly sold his three-bedroom resort home for $705,000. The home went on the market in May, so Hart had been looking to sale for several months.
– Torrie Wilson, who turned 40 earlier this year, was profiled by EliteDaily.com on her physical transformation after reaching the milestone birthday and after her relationship with MLB star Alex Rodriguez ended.
– Lone Star Championship Wrestling postponed their final event of 2015, which was scheduled for November 21 in Houston. Lone Star will return on January 30, 2016.
– One of Lone Star’s top wrestlers, former NWA Women’s champion Barbi Hayden, has a GoFundMe going trying to make a move to better her wrestling career. Barbi detailed some setbacks along the way and why she started a Kickstarter-type campaign trying to make up for lost savings.