– Among this week’s WWE Hidden Gems on the WWE Network is Renee Young’s audition tape from 2012. Here is a clip of the tape — the entire tape is just under three minutes.
This tape, which was shot on June 6, 2012, resulted in WWE hiring her in the fall of that year.
This week’s WWE Hidden Gems is centered around three women involved in the Mae Young Classic. One video features a match with Mae Young Classic competitor Kaitlyn from Florida Championship Wrestling and the other features a match with Young’s commentary partner, Beth Phoenix, in Ohio Valley Wrestling. Here is the synopsis of both videos:
OVW 10/14/2006 – Legend of the Phoenix
WWE Hall of Famer Beth Phoenix defends her OVW Women’s Championship against ODB and Katie Lea in triple threat action.
FCW 01/16/2011 – Forging a Path
Prior to becoming mainstays in WWE’s Women’s Division for several years, Kaitlyn and Rosa Mendes face off in this contest from FCW.
– Baron Corbin celebrates his birthday today as the Acting Raw General Manager turns 34 years old.
– Here are the top 10 moments from this week’s episode of SmackDown LIVE.