This Week’s Smackdown Main Event

Alberto Del Rio is scheduled to face World Heavyweight Champion Sheamus on this week’s Smackdown. If he wins, he’ll win a shot at the World Heavyweight Championship. WWE will tape this week’s Smackdown tomorrow night from Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. We’ll have exclusive live play-by-play coverage of tomorrow night’s taping here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com.

Sheamus Now On Twitter, Dean Ambrose Works Another WWE Dark Match, John Laurinaitis’ “Takeover”

- Less than a month ago World Heavyweight Champion Sheamus explained why he wasn’t on Twitter, citing too much access to superstars. Today, he has opened a Twitter account at Twitter.com/wwesheamus. To be fair, he did say there may be a time he would have to go out and get a Twitter account. – Dean […]

Backstage News On Daniel Bryan Dropping The World Heavyweight Championship To Sheamus

Believe it or not, WWE actually wanted Sheamus vs. Daniel Bryan at tonight’s Wrestlemania XXVIII pay-per-view to beat the time for Chavo Guerrero vs. Kane for the ECW Championship at Wrestlemania XXIV in 2008. They didn’t come close as Kane squashed Chavo for the belt in 8 seconds while Sheamus’ victory took 18 seconds. So far, I […]

New World Heavyweight Champion

Sheamus beat Daniel Bryan to win the World Heavyweight Championship in the opening match of Wrestlemania XXVIII. Bryan was giving AJ a good luck kiss when he turned around and was hit with the Brogue Kick followed by a three count. The “match” was only 18 seconds long.

New Video Interviews With Daniel Bryan & Sheamus Talking Wrestlemania 28; New Smackdown Live Event In Illinois

- Brian Fritz conducted video interviews with World Heavyweight Champion Daniel Bryan and Sheamus. You can watch them embedded in the videos below: Daniel Bryan Having a Good Year, Excited about WrestleMania 28 Match with Sheamus Sheamus to Face Daniel Bryan at ‘Biggest WrestleMania of All Time’ – WWE has announced a Smackdown live event […]

Coverage from Last Night’s Wrestlemania Premiere Party, Tickets Still Available For The Pay-Per-View, More Rock vs. Cena Coverage

- WWE has coverage from last night’s Wrestlemania Premiere Party over on dot com at this link. Natalya interviews Big Show, Triple H, Stephanie McMahon, Cody Rhodes, Alberto Del Rio, Sheamus and others. – As of this writing there are still good seats available here on Ticketmaster.com for Wrestlemania XXVIII. The event is expected to […]

Sheamus Says This Year’s Wrestlemania Match Against Daniel Bryan Is Poetic Justice

ESPN.com has a new Q&A online with Sheamus. In it, he discusses facing Daniel Bryan for the World Heavyweight Championship at Wrestlemania XXVIII this year despite being bumped off the card last year. Below is an excerpt: Jon Robinson: You were originally supposed to fight Daniel Bryan at last year’s Wrestlemania, but then you got […]

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