For years there have been many unanswered questions regarding WWE’s official rules. Come February 28th 2017, we might start to get some answers. That’s the date WWE will be releasing their official “Book of Rules”.
Daniel Bryan has written the forward to the book, which is available for pre-order at Amazon.com.
As of yet it is not clear if wrestlers are still required to hold the “tag rope” during tag-team matches.
A press release from WWE stated the following:
“New York, NY – February 15, 2017 – For the first time ever, WWE is publishing The Official WWE Book of Rules (And How to Break Them). Learn how the biggest WWE Superstars of today such as John Cena, Roman Reigns and The New Day are following in the footsteps of legends like The Undertaker and WWE Hall of Famers Ric Flair and Shawn Michaels to reshape the rules of sports-entertainment.”
“The Official WWE Book of Rules reveals not only the rules of the ring but also the do’s and dont’s of every aspect of WWE Superstardom. Published for the first time, these regulations range from the conventional and competition-based to the eccentric and Superstar-specific. It’s the ultimate companion for any member of the WWE Universe who believes rules were made to be broken.”