— The webmaster of the official website of WWE Champion Batista, www.Demon-Wrestling.com, confirmed his injury in a post on its forum.

The post reads:

“we originally thought dave had a torn muscle (he’s been hurt for around 2-3 weeks) but this has now been confirmed as a torn tendon.

please note that dave will still be appearing on raw tonight, beyond that we cannot give any idea of a return date, so please dont ask.”

— The cover art for WWE’s three-disc DVD set on great tag teams in wrestling history, Allied Powers – The World’s Greatest Tag Teams, has been released. The DVD cover features D-Generation X — Triple H and Shawn Michaels — as well The Fabulous Freebirds and seven-time WWE Tag Team Champions Edge and Christian. You can see the cover here. The DVD set will be released on Tuesday, July 14th.

— Randy Orton is on the cover of the latest issue of Power Slam magazine, which features a story on the third generation wrestler helping up-and-coming WWE Superstars develop as the company prepares for the future.

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