WWE News: Update on the WWE Women’s Tournament

A major change to the air date of the WWE Women’s tournament.
The women’s division in WWE is the strongest it has been in years, arguably ever.

The women’s division in WWE is the strongest it has been in years, arguably ever.

The WWE announced in October that a WWE Women’s tournament would take place.  And that it would commence toward the start of 2017. Fast forward to January however. And The Wrestling Observer Newsletter has reported a major change to the air date…

What’s the story? WWE Women.

The WWE announced in the fall of 2016. That there would be an imminent women’s competition airing on the WWE network at some point during 2017. Though no official release was given. It was believed to originally be January of this year. However, the network special appears to have been pushed back to May.

 

In case you didn’t know

In October, the WWE announced that a Women’s tournament would take place on the network. In a similar vein to the successful format of last year’s Cruiserweight Classic. The short, competition style of matches. With little to no storyline to muddy it. Appealed to the WWE Universe in such a way that it appears. The company are keen to emulate the success by creating the inaugural Women’s competition. Bearing in mind that the CWC earlier this year introduced us to such captivating talent as. Jack Gallagher, Cedric Alexander, Rich Swann, The Bryan Kendrick and TJ Perkins, it is potentially a very exciting time in Women’s wrestling.

Credits: sportskeeda.com

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