The General Election to name the new Mayor of Knox County, Tennessee will be taking place on Thursday, and WWE star Kane, real name Glenn Jacobs, is expected to win the race for the Republican party over the Democratic nominee Linda Haney.
Kane has been out of WWE action since he suffered an Achilles tendon injury during his recent TV angle with Daniel Bryan. As a result of the injury, the Team Hell No Tag Team match at Extreme Rules was rebooked to limit Kane, and he has been off TV ever since.
Absent WWE Star Reporting to WWE PC
F4WOnline.com is reporting Maria Kanellis is scheduled to report to the WWE Performance Center on Thursday to begin training for her return to the ring. Kanellis has been out of action since becoming pregnant and giving birth to her and Mike Kanellis’ first child.
Brock Lesnar Raw Clip Does Huge YouTube Numbers
As of this writing, the above clip featuring Brock Lesnar snapping on Paul Heyman on WWE Raw this week has done 7,746,642 views on YouTube. By comparison, the below video of AJ Styles making his WWE debut at the Royal Rumble PPV has done 8.5 million YouTube views and has been up for two and a half years.
Other clips from Lesnar’s return on Raw this week did big numbers on other WWE social media platforms, as seen below:
#UniversalChampion @BrockLesnar made things VERY clear to @RealKurtAngle and the ENTIRE @WWEUniverse in his return to #RAW… pic.twitter.com/caueUIr0yv
— WWE (@WWE) August 1, 2018
EXCLUSIVE: Needless to say, #UniversalChampion @BrockLesnar didn’t feel like talking to @MikeRomeWWE after #RAW… pic.twitter.com/HMJJprSOdl
— WWE (@WWE) July 31, 2018