John Cena To Headline Comic Con Chicago; WWE Legends Talk About Tony Atlas’ Cooking

John Cena to Headline Comic Con Chicago Wizard World announced on Tuesday that John Cena, Batista, Bray Wyatt, Bruno Sammartino and WWE Divas Champion Paige are scheduled to attend Wizard World Chicago Comic Con on Aug. 21-23 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Ill. Complete details are available at this link. WWE […]

Alex Riley Returns To The Ring, Guardians Of The Galaxy Trailer, WWE’s Next European Tour

- Alex Riley worked Friday’s WWE NXT live event in Tampa, FL in a triple threat match that also involved Kalisto and Viktor. Riley, who has transitioned to a broadcaster role, hasn’t worked a match since last year. – Wrestling News World reader Patrick Peralta sent this link that goes to the trailer for Guardians […]

The Shield vs. Evolution Announced For WWE Payback

The Shield vs. Evolution in a Six-Man Tag Team match has been officially added to WWE Payback following this week’s episode of Monday Night Raw. WWE Payback will take place Sunday, June 1, 2014 from the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois. We’ll have exclusive live play-by-play coverage here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com. We first reported plans of […]

Batista In Movie With GSP, Wrestlemania 30 DVD, The Miz & Summer Rae Returning Soon, WWE Unusual

- Batista has signed on to star in the reboot of the 1989 film “Kickboxer” alongside UFC’s Georges St. Pierre. Variety has more at this link. – Wrestlemania 30 will be released on Blu-Ray and DVD on Tuesday. – The Miz and Summer Rae will be returning to television shortly as filming for The Marine […]

Did WWE Miss The Boat On The Shield?, Evolution’s Interference, Lesnar After Ending The Streak, Flair’s Endorsement

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.

Current Plans For WWE Payback Next Month

WWE World Heavyweight Champion Daniel Bryan vs. Kane is expected to take place again at WWE Payback on June 1. The rumored stipulation is a Buried Alive match, which makes sense given the fact their encounter at Extreme Rules was gimmick-heavy. There are also plans to do The Shield vs. Evolution at the pay-per-view next […]

Mon. Update: Batista Going On Hiatus From WWE?, Extreme Rules News & Reactions, Top TNA Name Likely Departing Soon, John Cena On The View, Recapping What We Know About GFW

WWE Monday Night Raw will emanate from the Times Union Center in Albany, New York tonight. Items advertised include fallout from Extreme Rules and the debut of Adam Rose. The venue is advertising John Cena vs. Bray Wyatt as the dark match main event but that doesn’t mean it will happen after cameras stop rolling. […]

Update On Batista Following Extreme Rules

The status of Batista headed into summer angles is unknown. We noted in our Raw Preview that he wasn’t on the official listing for this week’s show in Albany and I reported in April he was pulled from all shows after Extreme Rules. The expectation is that he’ll be taking some time off this summer […]

The Shield Beat Evolution At Extreme Rules, Seth Rollins Has Spot Of The Year

The Shield beat Evolution in a 6-man Tag Team Match at Extreme Rules on Sunday. The finish came when Roman Reigns speared Batista in the ring to get the pinfall victory. The match was all over the building, with insane spots. Notably, Dean Ambrose launched over both announce tables on top of Triple H and […]