Ring Of Honor announced today that Kevin Steen will be finishing up with the company. As we announced here on WNW, Steen is expected to go to WWE NXT and participate in the new season of Tough Enough. Below are the final three dates and matches he will be participating in. July 12th in Minneapolis, […]
Recently released WWE talent Evan Bourne was in attendance at Ring of Honor’s “Best in the World” pay-per-view on Sunday. He Tweeted the following when he arrived in Nashville (the location of the show): Hello Nashville….. — mattsydal (@findevan) June 22, 2014 The show featured Michael Elgin beating Adam Cole for the ROH Championship. Bourne […]
- Former WWE diva, Eve Torres, has landed a role in a new television show titled “Matador”. Here is an excerpt about her character: Torres will appear as Reyna Flores, a sideline journalist who reports on Tony’s rise to fame. Sharp, ambitious and fit, Reyna is a former college player herself who is passionate about […]
Vladimir Kozlov Resurfaces There’s an interesting recap of Vladimir Kozlov‘s career after he left WWE in 2011. You can check out what he has been doing since then at this link. Big Show Update Big Show is currently on the set of the newest film being produced by WWE Studios. He will have a role […]
Anthony Mitrano, otherwise known to the local fans as “Italy’s Greatest Athlete” AJ Mitrano was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia in September 2013. He’s been struggling through aggressive chemotherapy, surgeries, and all those things entail for the past nine months. Anthony has been in and out of Tufts Medical Center in Boston while dealing with […]
The Miami Herald is reporting that CMT will be hosting Stone Cold Steve Austin‘s newest television show Broken Skull Challenge. The ten episode series will premiere at 9pm ET on Sunday, July 6. Below is a description of the series: The brain-child of pro wrestling icon Stone Cold Steve Austin, the 10-episode series pits elite […]
TMZ Sports is reporting that UFC fighter “Filthy” Tom Lawlor has been negotiating a deal with Ring of Honor following his appearance at one of their shows last month. Right now, the deal calls for him to manage Kyle O’Reilly and Bobby Fish, known collectively as reDRagon. However, he could work in the ring from […]
In a clip from Part 2 of an interview with “Low Blows,” Prince Devitt discussed his final night with New Japan Pro Wrestling and his future. You can hear about his emotional final night with NJPW at this link or embedded in the video below: You can listen to the entire interview at 35.35 at […]
Chris Van Vliet from CBS-19 In Cleveland, Ohio interviewed Buff Bagwell over the weekend as he was in the area for AIW‘s JT Lightning Invitational Tournament (the show where he hit the Canadian Destroyer). Chris told me he was very open to the interview. We want to thank Chris for sending this in. Below are […]
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.