The MMA/pro wrestling promotion SMASH of former WWE star Tajiri is shutting down. The final show will take place on March 14, 2012. The company is blaming the poor economy as well as the earthquake for the closure. At this point this could be a hiatus for the pro wrestling side of the promotion as […]
ROH Wrestling sent out their latest Newswire today, which is posted below: – Ring of Honor is ready for our Cincinnati debut on February 17th and signed yesterday, it will be “Unbreakable” Michael Elgin vs. Adam Cole! Also don’t forget that Davey Richards & Kyle O’Reilly will challenge for the ROH World Tag Team Titles when they […]
Matt Hardy recently stated that he’s going to let God lead him where he’s going to go when asked about his future in pro wrestling. Hardy stated that he has to have back surgery and will have to evaluate where he stands physically before returning to the ring.
– Dave Batista shows off a new look embedded in the video below: As noted earlier this week, the former WWE star has a role in the new Vin Diesel movie “Riddick.” The flick is currently filming in Montreal.
Joshua Modaberi ofSportsvibe.co.uk has a new Q&A online with Diamond Dallas Page. In it, DDP discusses yoga, working in WCW, his run in WWE, helping Scott Hall, working for Eric Bischoff then Vince McMahon and more. In the piece, Modaberi asks DDP if he’d ever consider a return. Below is an excerpt: Q. We’ve seen […]
ROH Wrestling sent out their latest Newswire today, which is posted below: – Thank you to all of the great fans in Baltimore who attended our TV Taping last Saturday at the Du Burns Arena. We proved once again that we are the best professional wrestling today and plan on doing it again on March 3rd. […]
Arda Ocal sent in the following highlights from an interview he did with Zach Gowen: Arda Ocal (@arda_ocal) and Jimmy Korderas (@jimmykorderas) of #Aftermath Radio on thescore.com and iTunes chat with former WWE superstar Zach Gowen. Highlights: What made him decide to enter Professional Wrestling despite losing his leg to cancer, and what kind of […]
Dave Batista will be a cast member in “Riddick” starring Vin Diesel. Below is the official press release: Long-Awaited Third Chapter in the Saga Starts Production in Montreal UNIVERSAL PICTURES 100TH ANNIVERSARY LOGO Universal Pictures 100th Anniversary Logo. (PRNewsFoto/Universal Pictures) LOS ANGELES, CA UNITED STATES MONTREAL, Feb. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Universal Pictures, One Race […]
Ring of Honor Results – (2/4/12) Results by: Adam W. of WrestlingNewsWorld.com Welcome to this week’s Ring of Honor! The show starts of showing highlights of a Triple Threat Match between Jay Lethal, El Generico and Mike Bennett for the TV Title. This highlight is to hype tonight’s match. We will see Mike Bennett challenge […]
No progress was made in Matt Hardy’s court hearing yesterday as a continuance was granted. Hardy was scheduled to answer three felony drug charges, violation of a court order, driving while impaired and exceeding safe speed. The new court date is March 1, 2012. He is also scheduled for a court dates in Wake County, […]
Matt Hardy was scheduled to be back in a Moore County, North Carolina court room today to respond to three felony drug charges, violation of a court order, driving while impaired and exceeding safe speed. Hardy is also scheduled for a court dates in Wake County, North Carolina on March 8th for driving while impaired […]
Yuke’s Co. Ltd has finished selling all of New Japan Pro Wrestling to Bushiroad Inc. Early indication is that the promotion was sold for approximately 500 million yen which comes out to roughly $6,500,000. Bushiroad has been a financial backer of NJPW and picked up their support significantly in the past year. Their Chief Executive […]
The parents of Quentin Washington are pursuing litigation against Gillberg’s Pro Wrestling Academy over the death of their son from injuries sustained at the facility last week. Below is a video report: Thanks to Wrestling News World reader Patrick Peralta for sending the link.
Ring of Honor Results – (1/28/12) Results by: Adam W of WrestlingNewsWorld.com Welcome to this week’s Ring of Honor! We start the show with a highlight from Final Battle 2011 of Kevin Steen giving the Package Piledriver to Steve Corino, Jimmy Jacobs and El Generico. We will hear more about the situation later in the […]
ROH Wrestling sent out their latest Newswire today, which is posted below: – The Du Burns Arena in Baltimore will be rocking once again on February 4th for our next set of “Ring of Honor Wrestling” TV Tapings! We are excited to bring the HUGE ROH World Title rematch between Davey Richards & Jay Lethal […]