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Bruno Sammartino Gives WWE His Blessing Bruno Sammartino posted a backstage photo with CM Punk and Jim Ross putting over WWE’s drug free and anti-bullying message. Dirt Sheet users can view it by clicking the “view original post” link at the bottom: @cmpunk @wwe @wweuniverse @stephmcmahon @tripleh If you preach a drug free message and […]
What You Won’t See on Smackdown After the cameras stopped filming at this week’s Smackdown taping, WWE Champion John Cena and Team Hell No beat The Shield via disqualification in a dark match main event. The match was thrown out when Roman Reigns hit Cena with a chair. After the match, the babyfaces hit their […]
The Rock noted on his Instagram account he will begin rehab for his abdominal/adductor injury suffered at Wrestlemania 29. As previously noted, Rock tore his tendons completely off his pelvis midway through his WWE title match against John Cena. Rock had some fun with Instagram/Twitter followers by posting his “Hmm.. I think I just tore […]
Fandango is Trending Fandango’s theme music “ChaChaLaLa” is surging in popularity and upon last check was #25 on the UK iTunes singles chart. (Thanks to WNW reader Dan Williams for his help.) If you want to dance to the theme or practice humming for an upcoming WWE live event, you can watch his entrance video […]
WWE’s official live events schedule ceases to list shows under the Raw and Smackdown brands starting with the May 31st show in Glens Falls, New York. Rather than differentiating live events as a “Raw” or “Smackdown” show, they are simply listed as “WWE Live.” This is something WWE has explored since January and will eliminate […]
Scott Hall remains hospitalized at WellStar Kennestone Hospital in Marietta, Georgia after having hip surgery under the care of Dr. Stephen Kim on Tuesday. Hall is recovering ahead of schedule and has already walked with the assistance of a walker. There is a chance he will be released from the hospital on Wednesday evening.
Baltimore Orioles center fielder Adam Jones was at this week’s WWE Smackdown taping from Boston, MA. Jones was hosted by WWE creative team member and former Baltimore Sun writer Kevin Eck. Below is a photo of Jones and Chris Jericho: Great meeting u too dude! Good luck this yr @simplyaj10: Awesome meeting u tonight @iamjericho […]
New Irish WWE Diva The Irish Sun is reporting that WWE has signed Rebecca Quin to a two-year developmental contract. Quinn is known on the independent scene as Rebecca Knox. Her photo is above. If you’re reading from Dirt Sheet, check the original post. (Thanks to WNW reader Dave L for sending us the link.) Jimmy […]
Several readers sent in questions for Ask WNW regarding the white substance that was on Triple H during his entrance at Wrestlemania 29. As it turns out there was some type of malfunction where Hunter was hit with dry ice. He ended up suffering second degree burns. Triple H Tweeted the following update: For those […]
My friend and Wrestling News World iPhone App developer “Awesome” Alan Taylor attended many of the shows over Wrestlemania 29 weekend and was nice enough to send in a complete recap. Please check out his new fantasy wrestling App called Main Event 2. EVOLVE – The show started late which had many of the crowd […]
Following up on Velvet Sky’s reported knee injury, she underwent an MRI that revealed no structural damage. She posted the following on Twitter: Dr.’s diagnosis: my kneecap popped out & popped back in. Significant swelling & fluid in the joint. MRI shows no tears or serious damage. — Velvet Sky (@VelVelHoller) April 9, 2013 Thanks […]
This week’s episode of WWE Raw, the show following Wrestlemania 29, di an average viewership of 4,610,000 viewers on the USA Network. Below is the breakdown by hour: Hour one – 4,490,000 viewers Hour two – 4,780,000 viewers Hour three- 4,560,000 viewers The show ended up doing a 3.45 cable rating. WWE Raw Ratings Archive
John Cena wouldn’t mind going toe-to-toe with R&B singer Ray J over his latest track called “I Hit It First.” The song, which many listeners believe references the singer’s former girlfriend, Kim Kardashian, rubs Cena the wrong way: The WWE Champion told CNN, “If he’s ridiculous enough to make a song as stupid as that, he certainly […]
Big Show in Boston Big Show has been doing media all day on Tuesday in Boston to prompte this week’s Smackdown taping. You can listen to an interview he did with Toucher & Rich at this link. (Thanks to WNW reader Steven Shackleton for sending us the link.) WWE Stars Meet Phil Jackson Speaking of […]