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 […]
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, 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 […]
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 […]
As noted earlier, Lex Luger was featured on truTV’s “Hardcore Pawn” on Tuesday night. You can watch the appearance in the video below: [information][/information]
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, […]
– For anyone who did not catch the new episode of Hardcore Pawn that aired tonight on TruTV, former WCW World Champion, Lex Luger, appeared in the show. He was a customer in the episode as he was trying to sell his ring gear to the pawn shop. He was getting the money for charity. […]
TBO.com has a story on Mike Graham’s autopsy report. It’s noted that Graham was intoxicated when he used a .22-caliber revolver to fatally shoot himself in the left forehead on October 18, 2012. Click here for coverage by Tampa Bay Online.
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 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″ […]
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 […]
– The following matches have been announced by Ring of Honor for their Final Battle iPPV on Sunday, December 16, 2012 from the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City: Kevin Steen vs. El Generico in a Ladder War for the ROH Championship The Briscoes vs. Steve Corino & Jimmy Jacobs vs. Cedric Alexander for the […]
Season two of “Redneck Island” featuring Steve Austin will premiere on CMT Saturday night at 9/8c. A video preview is embedded below: Click here for more.
Edge underwent successful neck fusion surgery on Thursday. The procedure was to fuse at the C4 vertebrae as he’s already had the C5-C7 fused. This surgery is actually the reason Edge abruptly ended his in-ring career following Wrestlemania 27 last year. He’s doing exceptionally well after surgery as he’s already up and walking around the […]
Steve Corino was injured at Saturday night’s Ring of Honor television tapings during a street fight match against Jay Briscoe. Corino was injured after being superplexed onto a steel barricade that was on top of four chairs. Filming was halted and Corino was checked out before he made his way to the back under his […]