By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-Roman Reigns won the ESPY Award for Best WWE Moment for announcing on Raw that his cancer is in remission and he was returning to the ring. The other nominees were Becky Lynch winning both women’s titles at WrestleMania, Kofi Kingston winning his first WWE Championship at WrestleMania, and Ronda Rousey winning her first WWE Women’s Championship at SummerSlam.
-Former WWE star Dave Bautista is a guest on tonight’s Jimmy Kimmel Live. The show airs on ABC at 10:35CT/11:35ET.
Powell’s POV: The ESPY Awards are taking place tonight in Los Angeles, California at Microsoft Theater. The event will be broadcast on ABC at 7CT/8ET. Meanwhile, Bautista, who is promoting the movie Stuber, is listed as the second guest behind actor Seth Rogen.
In February, @WWERomanReigns announced that he was in remission and back wrestling!
That landed him the first-ever ESPY for Best WWE Moment! 🙏 pic.twitter.com/Uy415GkHZW
— ESPN (@espn) July 10, 2019
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