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Archives for September 2012
Wrestling News World reader Patrick Peralta sent in the following video of the chaos ringside at this week’s WWE Raw when Jerry Lawler suffered a heart attack:
WWE will tape the Smackdown portion of this week’s WWE Superstars, next week’s WWE Saturday Morning Slam, and this week’s Smackdown tonight from Scotiabank Place in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Raw Superstars Kane & Dolph Ziggler advertised to appear. The advertised dark match main event is Sheamus vs. Randy Orton vs. Alberto Del Rio in a Triple Threat match […]
-The scheduled dark match main event for last night’s Raw, CM Punk vs. John Cena for the WWE Championship, did not take place due to Jerry Lawler‘s heart attack. In addition, Justin Roberts announced to the live crowd that the scheduled “Pat Patterson Appreciation Night” would not be taking place. –Wrestling News World reader Logan […]
WWE has released an official statement regarding Jerry Lawler‘s condition following his collapse on last night’s edition of Raw: Jerry “The King” Lawler suffered a heart attack while commentating during last night’s broadcast of Monday Night Raw in Montreal. We are hopeful Jerry makes a full recovery and returns to WWE in the near future. […]
Embedded in the videos below are several highlights from last night’s WWE Raw Supershow courtesy of the official WWE YouTube channel: Bret Hart Punches CM Punk Sheamus vs. David Otunga Kane & Daniel Bryan vs. The Prime Time Players Tyson Kidd vs Alberto Del Rio Ryback vs. Heath Slater Randy Orton & Jerry Lawler vs. […]
-The latest episode of TNA Today features Magnus and is embedded in the video below: Thanks to Wrestling News World reader Logan Walker for sending this in.
Jerry Lawler‘s girlfriend, Lauryn Laine McBride, posted the following on her Facebook account regarding Lawler’s condition: Thanks everyone for your thoughts and prayers. It has been confirmed that Jerry did have a heart attack…he is in stable condition and breathing on his own & heart is stable. I’m getting on the first flight out of […]
–NXT Wrestling sent out the following press release: Ft. Pierce, Fl – September 10 2012 WWE NXT is proud to announce its return to Ft. Pierce, FL on Friday, September 11th at the Fenn Center. The star studded show is headlined by a highly anticipated matchup between WWE Superstar Cody Rhodes and NXT Champion Seth […]
–Wrestling News World reader Dustyn sent in the following images from last night’s Raw in which Jerry Lawler collapsed and had to be stretchered to the back: Dammit “@llghoulj: “@cesarjoel97: @tubbyemu look they are brinning jerry twitter.com/cesarjoel97/st…” — Gregory Shane Helms (@ShaneHelmsCom) September 11, 2012 A picture worth a million words. All of us are […]
Matt Hardy has indicated via his Twitter account that he will be attending this Saturday’s Ring of Honor pay-per-view, Death Before Dishonor X: After visiting @ringofhonor‘s event in NC & speaking with ROH executives, I’ve been invited by ROH to attend their PPV Saturday in Chicago. — Matt Hardy (@MATTHARDYBRAND) September 10, 2012 I WILL […]
Jerry Lawler passed out during last night’s WWE Monday Night Raw broadcast. As the night wore on, stars from both WWE and TNA showed their support for Jerry. Below are tweets from Jim Ross, Diamond Dallas Page, Kofi Kingston, Mick Foley, Gunner, Gregory Shame Helms, and Jay Lethal: Update: Bret Hart, who appeared throughout the […]
Pre-RAW Commercial King and Cole talk up Bret Hart returning to Montreal, and that he’ll be talking with both Punk and Cena tonight! In Ring Segment RAW this week starts with Justin announcing Bret Hart to the ring! The fans go wild. He comes out in jeans, a pink plaid shirt, un-tucked, and a blue […]
WWE has provided an update on the condition of Jerry Lawler, who has been taken to a local medical facility: Update from @michaelcole on #RAW: @jerrylawler is “more responsive,” “reacting to lights,” awaiting CAT scan at ER. #PrayForLawler — WWE (@WWE) September 11, 2012
As Michael Cole reported, Jerry Lawler collapsed during tonight’s broadcast of Raw and underwent CPR. He is currently receiving medical attention at a local medical center. Cole has since left the booth and there is what has been described as “chaos” backstage. There is fear that he may have suffered either a seizure, a stroke, […]