Buff Bagwell trended Twitter on Monday, presumably for a video of him working at an Absolute Intense Wrestling event in Cleveland, Ohio last Saturday night. The clip shows Bagwell executing a Canadian Destroyer (a finisher made popular by Petey Williams). You can watch the video at this link or embedded in the video below: Please […]
JR On CM Punk’s Legacy Speaking of Jim Ross, he has a new blog up on his official website in which he discusses Owen Hart, Impact Wrestling, unscripted promos and more. In the following excerpt, JR talks CM Punk‘s legacy: I was asked today by the Chicago Tribune if @CMPunk deserved to be in the […]
Alex Shelley and Chris Sabin worked for Ultimate Championship Wrestling in Bay City, Michigan on Saturday. I’m told Shelley was busted open and said he needed stitches after the bout. Below is video: Post by Bob Majdecki.
The in-ring debut of Dave Benoit, the son of Chris Benoit, has been canceled. Benoit was scheduled to team with Chavo Guerrero at a Hart Legacy Wrestling show in Canada in July, however, Chavo reneged when he learned Benoit had not been properly trained. Prior to Chavo pulling out, Chris Jericho contacted Smith Hart, the […]
Wrestling News World reader A-Rob attended Saturday night’s Ring of Honor vs. New Japan iPPV in New York. He sent the following report: Before the show they had the usual meet and greet with the wrestlers. Almost all of them were available, autographs were $10 and autographs plus a picture were $15, you could also […]
Former WCW announcer and the voice of Tony the Tiger, Lee Marshall, died April 26, 2014 due to esophageal cancer. He was 64-years-old. The Los Angeles Times has a feature article on him that you can read at this link.
The son of Chris Benoit, David, talks in-depth about his pro wrestling debut with Hart Legacy Wrestling on July 18, 2014 that you can watch at this link. You can also watch in the video embedded below:
AJ Styles beat Kazuchika Okada to win the IWGP Heavyweight Championship at New Japan Pro Wrestling’s ‘Wrestling Dontaku’ in Fukuoka, Japan on Saturday. Styles went over at 24:31 after hitting the Styles Clash to become the 60th champion. Complete show results and a photo of Styles with the belt are available at this link.
Our friend Alan Taylor reporting: Smash Wrestling made a big name for themselves earlier this year when they promoted the huge Chris Hero vs AJ Styles match, and on May 4th they will be crowning their first champion in a tournament that includes New Japan Pro Wrestling’s Watanabe, DGUSA’s Johnny Gargano, EVOLVE champion Chris Hero, […]
AJ Styles has signed with New Japan Pro Wrestling and is set to challenge Kazuchika Okada for the IWGP World Championship in Japan at the company’s “Wrestling Dontaku 2014″ on May 3, 2014. In other NJPW news, Prince Devitt has resigned from the company. Puroresu Spirit has more at this link.
The promoters of WrestleCon announced on Monday that Sting will be appearing at the event on Sunday, April 6, 2014 at The Sugar Mill in New Orleans, Louisiana. He’ll be signing from 10:30 AM until 1:30 PM and they’re limiting the appearance to 250 people. Sting will also be available to people that purchase tickets […]
Jeff and Karen Jarrett released a new teaser video on Monday. The video opens with Jarrett questioning what he’s been working on the last two months and he said a real close friend of his out of Los Angeles told them to have patience. He admitted it probably wasn’t their strong suit. Jarrett said the […]
Reuters is reporting that former WCW owner Ted Turner was hospitalized on Friday in Argentina with appendicitis. According to the report, Turner was rushed to the hospital before flying to Buenos Aires to undergo emergency appendicitis surgery. The New York Daily News published the story at this link. Thanks to Wrestling News World reader Dave […]
Free WrestlingNewsWorld.com Toolbar – Download Now For News On The Go We have an outstanding update to report on Lionheart after he broke his neck on a Styles Clash spot at a Preston City Wrestling show over the weekend. Not only was Lionheart able to stand and take a few steps, he’s being discharged from […]
As we reported earlier here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com, European independent wrestler Lionheart suffered a broken neck after taking the Styles Clash against AJ Styles at a Preston City Wrestling match on Saturday night. We noted in that update the prognosis is good, no surgery is needed and he was sitting up in bed without a neck […]