Carmella Won’t Be On SmackDown Next Week, Bobby Roode Celebrates 20-Year Milestone, Shadia Bseiso


– SmackDown Women’s Champion Carmella will miss SmackDown LIVE next week since she’s in Australia for the next few days doing media interviews to promote WWE Super Show-Down, a historic event taking place at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on Saturday, October 6, 2018, featuring the largest collection of WWE Superstars and Legends ever to appear in the country. Tickets for WWE Super Show-Down will be available Thursday, June 28, at 10 a.m. AEST via

Carmella arrived in Australia on Friday after nearly 24 hours of travel and three connecting flights from her Florida residence. She will be in the country at least through Tuesday since she has radio interviews scheduled for that day.

Carmella retweeted the following announcements on two radio interviews she’s scheduled for Tuesday.

Carmella will also be doing a Q&A with Australian TV Channel 9Go and they’re asking fans to submit questions for her.

– He’s only been making the WWE Universe “Glorious” since his NXT debut in 2016, but Bobby Roode has been honing his in-ring craft for two decades. In fact, his journey began 20 years ago on Tuesday when he had his first wrestling match.

“The Glorious One” took to Twitter to commemorate the milestone with a throwback photo, depicting a fresh-faced (and blond) Roode side-by-side with a more recent photo of himself holding the United States Championship.

– Shadia Bseiso, who is training to be a wrestler at the WWE Performance Center, turned 32 years old on Wednesday.

Bseiso, who is from Jordan, garnered headlines last year as the first Arab woman from the Middle East to sign with WWE.