WWE Smackdown Scheduled To Tour Japan In August

WWE has announced that the Smackdown brand will be going to Japan for the first time in three years on August 9th and August 10th. An announcement by Smackdown General Manager Theodore Long is embedded below: Thanks to WNW reader Hiroaki Kawafuji for sending this in.

Details On Tonight’s WWE TV Tapings – Daniel Bryan vs. Randy Orton, Seeking Correspondents

WWE will tape the Smackdown portion of this week’s WWE Superstars, this week’s WWE NXT, and this week’s Smackdown tonight from the Save Mart Center in Fresno, California. The following advertisement has been airing locally: Daniel Bryan vs. Randy Orton is scheduled for Smackdown, and two dark match main events are advertised: Daniel Bryan vs. The Big Show for the World Heavyweight […]

Kevin Nash Moved To WWE Alumni

WNW reader Fernando sent word that Kevin Nash has been added to the Alumni section of the official WWE website. Nash went on to explain on his Twitter account today: Punk,Cena got Raw covered.While I have my couch covered.My 15 year old so needs a Dad way more than RAW needs big sexy. — Kevin […]

New CM Punk & Chris Jericho Interviews From Abu Dhabi

CM Punk and Chris Jericho were recently interviewed by ADMC Sport in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Punk discussed what he’d be like if he’d have been in WWE during the Attitude Era, his straightedge lifestyle, and more, while Jericho discussed remaining silent during his return, his time on Dancing With The Stars, and more. The interviews are […]

The Wrestling Industry Reacts To The Death Of Whitney Houston

Iconic singer Whitney Houston was found dead on Saturday, February 11, and several personalities in the wrestling world gave their thoughts via Twitter. Some tweets are compiled below: “God gave me a voice to sing with.” – Whitney Houston 8/9/63 – 2/11/12 #StrengthToYourFamily — Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) February 12, 2012 I only met Whitney Houston […]

WWE Smackdown House Show Report (2/11/12) – San Francisco, California; Alberto Del Rio Returns, FCW Superstar Competes, More

Wrestling News World reader Alex Flores attended last night’s WWE Smackdown live event at the Cow Palace in San Francisco, California and sent in the following report: * The Great Khali b. Jinder Mahal in pretty much the same match they had on this week’s Smackdown. After the match, Cody Rhodes attacked The Great Khali, […]

John Layfield Discusses His Wrestling Career: How The JBL Character Was Created, His Favorite Opponent, More

The Bermuda Sun recently conducted an interview with John Layfield, in which he discussed many aspects of his wrestling career, including how he got his start, his gimmicks, and his favorite opponent. Layfield explained the genesis of his JBL persona in the excerpt below: JBL was my favourite. I enjoyed the Bradshaw character — the […]

JR Remembers “Mr. Perfect” Curt Hennig; Discusses Possibility Of Kurt Angle Or Sting Going To WWE, HBK’s Return To Raw, More

Jim Ross has a new blog entry available on his official website. Below are some highlights: -“Thoughts on the late, Curt Hennig?” Obviously, he died too soon. I loved being around him. He was the life of the party and made everyone laugh. Loved his approach to life as in making every day fun and, granted, some days […]