The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that Mark Burnett (producer of “Survivor” and “The Bible”) is teaming with Robert Rodriguez’s El Rey Network to launch a weekly hourlong series featuring Lucha Libre wrestling. According to the report, Burnett’s One Three Media will partner with AAA out of Mexico and FactoryMade Ventures. The production group, AG Studios, […]
Roderick Strong was injured in his match against AJ Styles at Saturday night’s Ring of Honor television tapings in Nashville, Tennessee. The match was the final bout of the night, taped on episode four of four. The injury occurred when Strong’s head went one way and his neck went the other while taking the Styles […]
– Kurt Angle’s comments about his contract with TNA Wrestling expiring in September 2014 are nothing new. It’s something he’s mentioned many times and the fact he’s leaving his options open is what he should be doing. – Christopher Daniels was featured on “Up at Noon” at this link. – Ring of Honor posted a […]
– Jessie Godderz worked both the Hardcore Justice and #OldSchool pay-per-view tapings on Sunday and Monday night respectively so the knee injury he suffered Saturday night was not serious. – If you missed it over the holiday, AJ Styles has signed on to work Ring of Honor’s show on January 4, 2014. Alex Barie posted […]
Ring of Honor announced on their website that AJ Styles has signed to compete in the ROH ring on January 4, 2014. Below is the official press release (or check it out on their website): “The Phenomenal One” is back! A true Ring of Honor pioneer and one of the greatest wrestlers in the sport […]
Bobby Eaton was hospitalized in Jonesboro, Arkansas over the weekend due to complications with diabetes. His condition began to improve and he’s expected to be released this week. Eaton’s heart rate has been doing good after having a pacemaker put in back in July.
Samoa Joe had some interesting comments regarding Ring of Honor on Twitter over the weekend. They are as follows: Today I was told in alternate circumstances I would not be welcomed back by ROH. A shame but no hard feelings still wish them the best. — Samoa Joe (@SamoaJoe) December 21, 2013 BTW that was […]
– Kevin Steen talks about breaking into the wrestling business in a new episode of The Steve Austin Show. You can listen to it at this link. – Arda Ocal recently interviewed Bret Hart. You can watch it embedded in the video below: [information][/information] – Make sure to keep the conversation going and send me […]
Davey Richards is finished with Ring of Honor and won’t be on the company’s Final Battle show on December 14, 2013. Below is a comment from his Facebook: With a heavy heart I can announce I announce that myself and ROH have parted ways for good and I will not be at Final Battle. Please […]
For those that missed our earlier report, Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards worked at the WWE NXT tapings on Thursday night. They worked a non-title match against The Ascension that’s scheduled to air on December 18, 2013. Richards Tweeted the following afterwards: @ringofhonor our time may possibly be coming to end. In my heart I […]
Wrestling News World reader Gerry Hazel attended Tuesday night’s Kevin Nash, Scott Hall and Sean Waltman Q&A event in Glasgow, Scotland. He sent in the following live report: I attended tonight’s Kevin Nash, Scott Hall and Sean Waltman Q & A event in Glasgow, and I had to say, was one of the better events […]
Low Ki officially announced his retirement from pro wrestling on his verified Twitter account on Monday afternoon. The following is from Twitter: Due to @alljapan_pw not honoring their contractual obligations of medical care after being injured in AJPW, I’m retiring from Pro Wrestling — LOW-KI (@OneWorldWarrior) October 14, 2013 Low Ki worked in TNA Wrestling […]
Eltimir Alexandrov interviewed Mark Haskins on behalf of WrestlingNewsWorld.com. Below are excerpts of it followed by complete audio: ON WRESTLING OUTSIDE THE UK: It’s such a different experience, being somewhere like Japan, or being somewhere like America, or even Germany, with my experiences I’ve had out there. You know, as long as you love what […]
The International Olympic Committee announced on Sunday that wrestling has officially been reinstated for the 2020 Olympic Games. The sport had been added to the list to potentially be eliminated but strong opposition was enough to save it. Wrestling has been part of the Olympic games since their inception.
We noted yesterday that Kurt Angle has been discharged from an inpatient rehabilitation center. He was set to appear at Team 3-D Wrestling Academy‘s show on September 14th, but Giovanna Angle, Kurt’s wife, said the event has been cancelled. The event was also going to feature other TNA Wrestling talent. Her tweet is below: My […]