2015 Mid-Way Review Part One – The Worst Booking Decisions

When Sheamus claimed the Money In The Bank briefcase it surprised many and the reaction since has mainly been one of apathy. It isn’t that Sheamus is a terrible wrestler or that his heel character is unbelievable, but before Elimination Chamber many expected that he would win the Intercontinental title and few would have had […]

Update: Rusev Not Medically Cleared To Compete

Updating a previous report, WWE has confirmed that Rusev is not medically cleared to compete at tonight’s Elimination Chamber pay-per-view. He was scheduled to participate in the Elimination Chamber Match for the vacant WWE Intercontinental Championship. WWE questions what this means for the bout. Below is an excerpt from their report: With Rusev out of […]

Latest On Rusev Before WWE Elimination Chamber

WWE has not updated on Rusev’s status for Elimination Chamber as of 5:49 PM EDT. He didn’t work weekend live events but he was pulled shortly after the injury at Tuesday’s Smackdown taping. Based on the fact he was seen on crutches the day after the injury, it wouldn’t be hard to make several assumptions […]

Rusev Injury Update

As expected, Rusev did not work Friday night’s WWE live event in Raleigh, North Carolina. Instead, WWE United States Champion John Cena worked Kane in a steel cage main event. We’ll have complete results online shortly. Rusev was injured at Tuesday’s Smackdown taping during a match against Ryback. WWE reports he suffered a “lower body […]

Rusev Off Weekend WWE Live Events

Brooks ran dot com’s update on Rusev in that he suffered a “lower leg injury” at Tuesday’s Smackdown taping during a match against Ryback and is being evaluated. Rusev is off weekend live events in Raleigh and Greensboro. At this point, we’re listing him as “questionable” for Sunday’s Elimination Chamber pay-per-view. Prior to the injury, […]

Rusev Being Evaluated For Lower Leg Injury Suffered At Smackdown Taping

WWE has announced that Rusev is currently being evaluated following a lower leg injury suffered during a match at this week’s Smackdown taping. We noted earlier this week that trainers immediately began tending to Rusev following his match. A photo of Rusev in a wheelchair also made the rounds: Yikes. Photo circulating of Rusev after match against […]

More On Rusev’s Injury, What You Won’t See On Smackdown

More on Rusev Injury Wrestling News World reader Tyler Koch attended this week’s Smackdown taping and witnessed Rusev’s injury live. He reported the WWE trainers were on him immediately after his match with Ryback and it was clear something was wrong. We don’t have an update on Rusev’s status for Sunday’s pay-per-view but as we […]

RAW Is Blogged – Well, I’d Rather Be A Cockroach Than The Wrong End Of The Authority’s Human Centipede!

I think one of the most obvious disadvantage of having PPVs so close together is the abuse on the bodies of the wrestlers. Ryback going into Raw with his ribs taped after the senton he took from Wyatt at Payback. Neville with his knee taped from some lingering injury. I know that this isn’t really […]

Matches Announced For SmackDown & Elimination Chamber

- Ryback vs. Rusev has been announced for this Thursday’s SmackDown. – Neville vs. Bo Dallas has been announced for WWE Elimination Chamber. WWE Elimination Chamber 2015 will take place this Sunday, May 31, 2015, from the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi, Texas. We’ll have exclusive live play-by-play coverage right here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com.

Lana & Rusev Split; Dolph Ziggler In, Raw Fallout Videos

- If you missed this week’s episode of Monday Night Raw, Lana and Rusev have split and Lana has realigned with Dolph Ziggler. The following is from Twitter: Click here to load (if not loaded) The Slap heard around Russia. as @LanaWWE smacks @RusevBUL on #RAW! pic.twitter.com/jCkhllBmpt — WWE (@WWE) May 19, 2015 Lana Crush? @LanaWWE […]

Participants Confirmed For Elimination Chamber Matches

Sheamus, Ryback, R-Truth, Bad News Barrett, Rusev, and Dolph Ziggler have been confirmed to participate in the vacant Intercontinental Championship Elimination Chamber match. The New Day will defend the WWE Tag Team Championship against Tyson Kidd & Cesaro, Lucha Dragons, Los Matadores, The Ascension, and The Prime Time Players inside the Elimination Chamber. WWE Elimination Chamber 2015 will take place […]

Raw Report 5/18/15 – Unfortunately I’m A Notorious Line Jumper!

RAW Results May 18, 2015 From The Richmond Coliseum in Richmond, Virginia Reported on by Kendra Bunyon For Wrestling News World Raw Starts Music & Pyro In Ring Segment The Authority to the ring to solid heat. Trip in his power suit, Steph in a red sleeveless pants jumper. Steph – Ladies and gentlemen, welcome […]