Shelton Benjamin Finished With ROH Wrestling?

The word coming out of Ring of Honor Final Battle is that Shelton Benjamin could have wrestled his final match with the company… for now. Apparently Benjamin has requested his release from his ROH contract in hopes of negotiating a deal with WWE. While Benjamin has been rumored for a WWE return for weeks, he […]

D.C. Drake Issues Statement About Incorrect Reports That He Died

D.C. Drake issued the following statement after incorrect reports that he had died: Last night I was informed by my sister that my obituary appeared on several wrestling news sites. Her first question to me was “Are you ok?” and my question to her was, “If you thought I was dead, why would you call […]

D.C. Drake Death Reports Inaccurate

Earlier on Tuesday, citing a report from SLAM! Wrestling, we reported that D.C. Drake had died. Those reports are inaccurate and have been corrected by his sister, Carlee Stackhouse, on Facebook. Carlee wrote the following: “For those who happen to be hearing false rumors, my brother Don Drake, a/k/a D.C. Mad Dog Drake, is NOT […]

Ric Flair’s Fourth Wife Files For Legal Separation

Ric Flair’s fourth wife, Jacqueline Fliehr, has filed for legal separation. She cites “acts of illicit sexual behavior” and that Flair “has had numerous intimate relationships with other women during the parties’ marriage, to the embarrassment and humiliation of wife.” Jacqueline notes she was a “faithful and dutiful” wife to The Nature Boy but he’s […]

24 Hours In DDP’s “Accountability Crib” With Jake Roberts

Josh Stewart spent 24 hours in Diamond Dallas Page’s “Accountability Crib” with Jake “The Snake” Roberts. Included in a writeup is a photo gallery that shows Roberts with Page and former WCW wrestler Raymond Lloyd (formerly known as Glacier). Below is an excerpt: “A lot of this is making sure you do the right things […]

Jake Roberts Says Suicide Was Something He Thought About A Lot

Wrestling News World reader Simon Cassidy sent in the following: This past Tuesday night, WWE Legend Jake “The Snake” Roberts appeared was interviewed by Simon Cassidy and David Thomson on the Big WrestleShark Show on 98.4 Pulse FM. In an exclusive half hour interview, Jake spoke openly and frankly about his past, his personal problems, […]

Video Footage Of The Launch Event For Maryse’s New Jewelry Line

Video of last week’s launch event for Maryse’s new House of Maryse jewelry line is embedded in the video below. Maryse’s real-life boyfriend The Miz was there as well as WWE Divas Champion Eve Torres. Former WWE Divas The Bella Twins were also there to support her. [youtube id="5AJCeLCoLmg" width="620" height="360"]

Footage Of Matt Hardy’s Frightening Bump At Weekend Indy Show

Footage of Matt Hardy’s spill off the top rope from Saturday’s independent show in Pennsylvania has surfaced online. You can view the spot that left Hardy injured below: [youtube id="eGUAbKVx2Fs" width="620" height="360"] As noted in Ask WNW, Hardy posted a YouTube video where he updated his condition that can be seen below: [youtube id="wf5INvpJSk0" width="620" […]

Matt Hardy Injured At Pennsylvania Indy Show

There was a frightening moment at Saturday night’s Extreme Rising independent show in Pennsylvania. Matt Hardy was pushed off the top rope to the outside during his main event match against Shane Douglas. Hardy was unable to finish the match and initially showed no signs of movement. After being checked out by EMTs, he was […]