Jim Ross Has Surgery

Jim Ross underwent a surgical procedure this week, offering the following specifics on his Twitter account: Click here to load (if not loaded) My surgery was a prostrate TURP procedure. Google if you dare. I'm sore in areas a man doesn't want to be. Thanks 4 the well wishes. — Jim Ross (@JRsBBQ) July 16, […]

Jim Ross Blogs On “Error In Judgment” Regarding Gail Kim

Jim Ross blogged on a controversial element included in his latest podcast, which we covered here on WrestlingNewsWorld.com. Basically, JR recalled to Mike Tenay how he convinced Vince McMahon to hire Gail Kim (who JR stated was one of his all-time favorite performers). Apparently Vince wasn’t too keen on hiring a Diva of Asian decent, […]

Gail Kim Responds To Claim About Vince McMahon Needing To Be Convinced To Hire Her

Wrestling News World reader Jon S sent word that on this week’s episode of Jim Ross’s The Ross Report podcast with Mike Tenay (available for download here), JR talked about how he convinced Vince McMahon to hire Gail Kim. Apparently McMahon was skeptical because she is Asian, when JR explained to him that a lot […]

Weekend WWE Schedule, Final Extreme Rules Card

There are no WWE live events this weekend. Instead, Mick Foley’s comedy show will take place from the campus of Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. Official details for that are available at this link. Jim Ross will be part of that show as he Tweeted this: Click here to load (if not loaded) […]

Diva Returns, Russian Chain Match Explained, JR/WWE Projects, Reigns Footage

– Layla returned to WWE at Tuesday’s tapings in London, England. She worked a match that was taped for WWE Main Event against Emma. Brooks Oglesby will have taping results listed on the main page of the website. – WWE United States Champion John Cena and Rusev will be chained together for their Russian Chain […]

Latest On Samoa Joe To WWE

Jim Ross, who oversaw Talent Relations in WWE in the early 2000s and worked as a talent scout in his latter days with the company, wrote the following about Samoa Joe possibly working for them: Lots of questions about Samoa Joe leaving TNA and where I think that Joe will end up. I don’t know […]

Jim Ross Discusses Life After WWE, Addresses Rumors

Fred Richani of TSC News interviewed Jim Ross, who talked about the current state of professional wrestling, the “Evening with Jim Ross” shows this weekend and more. You can watch a this link or embedded in the video below: Here are the time codes if you are looking for particular topics: 00:34 Life after WWE […]