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Archives for August 2012
– William Regal wrote an extensive piece on his Twitter account in which he went over tips for becoming a professional wrestler. Below is an excerpt: To make it in the WWE you have to be very adaptable and willing to make any character or opportunity work.Heres some very good advise.Make a list of the […]
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The latest episode of WWE “Outside the Ring” features footage of Damien Sandow at Comic-Con and is embedded in the video below:
Vince McMahon and WWE Chief Financial Officer George Barrios hosted a conference call with investors on Thursday morning to discuss the company’s second quarter earnings for 2012. I was on the call on behalf of WrestlingNewsWorld.com, below are the highlights: Michael Weiz, from investor relations, opened the call by reading a prepared statement. Vince McMahon […]
TNA President Dixie Carter announced the following matches for Hardcore Justice Thursday on her Twitter account: AJ Styles vs. Christopher Daniels vs. Kurt Angle vs. Samoa Joe Bully Ray vs. James Storm vs. Jeff Hardy vs. Robbie E Rob Van Dam vs. Magnus vs. Mr. Anderson vs. “The Pope” D’Angelo Dinero The stipulations to the […]
As noted earlier here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com, The Undertaker and Michelle McCool are expecting their first child together. FCW President Steve Keirn, who made the announcement at a show in Tampa Wednesday night, also noted McCool was due “any day now.” The show, which featured an Undertaker meet and greet, featured proceeds going to The Angelus, […]
In their 2012 second quarter earnings, WWE released the official buyrate for every pay-per-view in the quarter. The numbers are as follows with the previous year in parenthesis: Wrestlemania XXVIII – 1,217,000 buys (compared to 1,059,000 last year) Extreme Rules – 263,000 buys (compared to 209,000 last year) Over the Limit – 167,000 buys (compared […]
– WWE reported their 2012 quarter two earnings on Thursday morning. Below is the press release with full details: STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– WWE today announced financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2012. Revenues totaled $141.6 million as compared to $142.6 million in the prior year quarter. Operating income was $19.6 million as compared to […]
On August 2, 1992, Ron Simmons defeated Vader, making history by becoming the first African-American to be recognized as World Heavyweight Champion. Jim Ross, who called the match, wrote an extensive article on the official WWE website about the significance of the win. An excerpt is below: “Ron Simmons’ victory over Vader to become the […]
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Jim Ross has a new blog entry available on his official website. Below are some highlights: -Is @CMPunk now a wrestling villain? Depends on who you ask and what side of the aisle one sits. Punk made a great deal of sense on several points he addressed when speaking on Raw Monday night. However, I do […]
The latest episode of TNA Today features Christopher Daniels and is embedded in the video below:
– Abraham Washington’s bad joke regarding the sexual assault allegations against Kobe Bryant from this week’s WWE Raw was brought up on ESPN’s “Around the Horn” on Wednesday. – It was announced at Wednesday night’s Florida Championship Wrestling show in Tampa that The Undertaker and Michelle McCool are expecting their first child. The announcement was […]
KDKA 2, the CBS affiliate out of Pittsburgh, has a video report on The Great Khali’s surgery he had last week to remove a tumor from his pituitary gland. The piece interviews Khali’s wife and Dr. Joseph Maroon, who preformed the surgery and serves as WWE’s Medical Director. Khali didn’t want to be interviewed due […]