Alberto Del Rio Announced For AAA’s Triplemania XXII On Sunday

AAA ring announcer Arturo Rivera Tweeted on Monday that Alberto Del Rio will appear at Triplemania XXII on Sunday. The show will air on iPPV head-to-head against WWE SummerSlam at Arena Ciudad de México in Mexico City, Mexico. The show will be available domestically in Mexico on regular pay-per-view. Below is Rivera’s announcement translated from […]

WWE News & Notes, Another Release, WWE Network, Triple H Can Jump

- Sami Zayn talked about being an Arab wrestler growing up in Canada and getting a chance to perform in Abu Dhabi with WWE when they toured there last year. You can read his comments about climbing the developmental ranks at this link. – I updated my report on WWE creative team departures at this […]

Tension Between Vince McMahon/Triple H, WWE Title Defended Too Often?, Incomplete Del Rio Story, WWE Network In Canada

The following is today’s edition of Ask WNW. Ask WNW is the most popular feature on the website where Richard Gray answers four questions daily, Monday through Friday. To submit your question for the next installment of Ask WNW, click here.

Konnan Accuses WWE Of Racism, Says He Talked To Alberto Del Rio, Tweets Cody Barbierri, ‘Free’ Rey Mysterio

Former WCW star Konnan is drawing attention for posts made on social media. In response to WWE firing Alberto Del Rio, Konnan says racism has always been rampant. He’s also Tweeting the hashtag #FreeRey, which of course is in reference to Rey Mysterio. Below are the highlights: Should be no surprise what happened to Del […]

Alberto Del Rio Story Gets Weirder w/Triple H Endorsement

For those that believe Friday’s Tweets on the verified WWE Twitter account regarding Alberto Del Rio being responsible for his own actions were the result of social media manager Cody Barbierri (the employee that Del Rio allegedly slapped) going into business for himself, think again. Triple H Re-Tweeted the comments on his verified account, making […]

Details On Del Rio’s Confrontation w/Cody Barbierri That Resulted In WWE Release

The latest story circulating on Alberto Del Rio’s release from WWE is that he was involved in an altercation with social media manager Cody Barbierri. As the story goes, someone told Barbierri to wipe his plate clean after a backstage meal at catering at a recent television taping. Joking, Barbierri said that was Del Rio’s […]

WWE On Del Rio Release – “If You’re Angry At Anyone, Be Angry At Alberto”

WWE just issued a followup statement regarding the release of Alberto Del Rio on their verified Twitter account. The statement is as follows: @VivaDelRio is responsible for his own actions. If you’re angry at anyone, be angry at Alberto. There’s no excuse for a pro athlete not to conduct themselves in a professional manner. Below […]

Alberto Del Rio’s Backstage Incident & Mysterious Final Promo In WWE

Alberto Del Rio got into an altercation with someone on WWE’s website/social media staff at a recent television taping, which ultimately resulted in his release. As for why the company didn’t follow protocol by “wishing him the best in his future endeavors,” it’s because of nuclear backstage heat. One thing that Brooks Oglesby pointed out that […]

More On The Release Of Alberto Del Rio – Controversial Events, WWE Doesn’t Follow Protocol

WWE announced on Thursday evening through a statement on dot com that Alberto Del Rio has been released due to “unprofessional conduct and an altercation with an employee.” So far, I am unable to confirm what happened but I have reached out to some key contacts. BREAKING NEWS: @VivaDelRio released from @WWE. Full Details: http://t.co/Yi16uczfiS […]

Alberto Del Rio Released From WWE

Alberto Del Rio has been released from WWE, according to the following announcement on their official website: WWE announced the release of Alberto Del Rio due to unprofessional conduct and an altercation with an employee. Click here to see the announcement. We’ll have more on this story as it develops.

Sting & Steve Austin Added To WWE 2K15 Roster Reveal; Del Rio Heels Ricardo Rodriguez

Sting & Steve Austin Added to SummerSlam Panel WWE previously announced John Cena, Hulk Hogan, Sheamus, Cesaro and Roman Reigns for the WWE 2K15 roster reveal at LA LIVE in Los Angeles over SummerSlam weekend. The event will be hosted by Steve Austin and will also feature Sting. Click here for updated details on dot […]

Alberto Del Rio Injury Update

Dot com posted a brief injury update on Alberto Del Rio after being busted open on Monday night in a bout taped for this week’s episode of WWE Superstars. Brooks had the story that he required stitches with a link to official photos. According to the latest update, Del Rio required 7 stitches and featured […]

Alberto Del Rio Receives Stitches; Dusty Rhodes Gives Fergal Devitt A Tour Of WWE Performance Center

- Alberto Del Rio received stitches after being busted open hardway during his match with Justin Gabriel for WWE Superstars on Monday (taping results at this link). WWE has posted photos of the procedure at this link. – TMZ Sports has picked up WWE’s signing of Fergal Devitt. After Devitt reported to the WWE Performance […]