Beth Phoenix On Joining NXT Announce Team, SummerSlam Week Pre-Sale, The Godfather


- WWE Hall Of Famer The Godfather (Charles Wright) celebrates his 58th birthday today. Also celebrating a birthday today from the pro wrestling world is Mike Kanellis (Mike Bennett), who turns 34.

- WWE posted the following tweets on Thursday to promote the pre-sale for tickets to the WWE SummerSlam 2019 Week events, which includes NXT TakeOver: Toronto, WWE SummerSlam 2019, as well as the post-SummerSlam episodes of RAW and SmackDown Live.

- As seen on Wednesday night's episode of NXT TV, WWE Hall Of Famer Beth Phoenix made her debut at the NXT announce desk alongside Mauro Ranallo and Nigel McGuinness. After the show, "The Glamazon" spoke about her new gig as part of the weekly NXT TV broadcast team. Check out the WWE.com exclusive video interview below.

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