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    Week ending April 9th, 2017

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    Each week, The Backpage will wrap up some of the smaller news stories, rumors, editorials and gossip making the rounds in women’s wrestling. Got a tip for next week? Send it in.

    * Beth Phoenix launches her new line of Pro Wrestling Tees. (Pro Wrestling Tees)

    * GLOW and Awesome Kong share a new mini trailer and photos ahead of their Netflix debut. (Twitter, Instagram)

    * The WWE Superstar Shake-Up will be a two night event, taking place on Monday Night Raw and SmackDwon Live! on Tuesday. (No DQ)

    * Natalya becomes the first woman in WWE history to compete in 40 PPV matches. (Twitter)

    * Diamanté signs with Impact Wrestling. (PWInsider)

    * John Cena tells ESPN that he’s wanted to propose to Nikki Bella for a long time but made sure to pick “the right moment” in the ring at Wrestlemania. (ESPN)

    * Taeler Hendrix announces her departure from Ring of Honor. (Twitter)

    * Jessicka Havok makes her STARDOM debut. (Instagram)

    * Maria Menounos talks wanting to wrestle in a WWE ring again. (Wrestling INC)

    * Summer Rae tweets on being left out of WWE’s ‘Superstar Shake-Up’ graphic. (Twitter)

    * Alpha Female discusses some of her wrestling highlights. (In-Que)

    * examines what the Superstar Shake-Up could mean to their Women’s Division. (

    * Hannah Blossom and Holly Blossom share their Top 5 matches they’ve been involved in. (YouTube)

    * Alberto El Patron claims that he and Paige are being harassed by the WWE. (Cageside Seats)

    * Lucha Underground is likely going away soon, or at the very least morphing into something other than what it’s been. (CageSide Seats)

    * Sunny tells TMZ Sports that the WWE is paying to help keep her sober. (Wrestling News)

    * Natalya blogs on her fitness routine during her busy WrestleMania 33 weekend. (Calgary Sun)

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