Todd Grisham is now hosting ESPN’s “MMA Live.” You can check out his new gig at this link. Grisham followed his real-life best friend Jonathan Coachman from WWE to ESPN. Thanks to Wrestling News World reader Patrick Peralta for sending us the link.
Bobby Lashley won his fight on Friday against Karn Knothe at Shark Fights 21. Lashley is the promotion’s heavyweight champion. For more information, go to SharkFights.com. Thanks to Wrestling News World reader Patrick Peralta for his help with this story.
Dragon Gate USA has had an incredible weekend with rave reviews about Friday’s Boston and last night’s Philly events. It all comes to a head TONIGHT at “Freedom Fight 2011″ in New York City for the final DGUSA event of 2011. “Freedom Fight 2011″ tonight will be available on worldwide live iPPV at www.WWNLive.com starting […]
Scott Hall entered WWE sponsored rehabilitation once again earlier today, I can now confirm. Hall, who WWE has spent more on than any other past or current performer for rehab, was highlighted in an ESPN documentary last month. There was one thing unusual about Hall’s latest stint as I’m told a limousine picked Scott up […]
Killer Karl Kox (real name Herb Gerwig) has died. Kox suffered a heart attack and a stroke nearly three weeks prior that he could not recover from. He was 80-years-old. SLAM! Wrestling has a nice piece on Kox at this link. Thanks to Wrestling News World reader Patrick Peralta for sending us the link.
Bobby Lashley’s upcoming opponent for Friday’s Shark Fights 21 has changed. Lashley’s original opponent, Mark Martinez, was pulled due to expired blood work. Lashley will instead fight Karl Knothe. The show will air via tape delay on Fuel TV on December 23, 2011. Thanks to Wrestling News World reader Dave L for his help with […]
Dragon Gate USA returns to action this weekend in Boston, Philadelphia and New York City. These will be the last DGUSA events in the Northeast until after the winter so don’t miss out!!! Here are some coupons and complete lineups: THIS IS A TICKET COUPON: Get $5 off any Golden Circle, ringside or stage ticket […]
Mark Canterbury, also known as Henry O. Godwinn from his days in WWE, was involved in a serious automobile accident earlier today, I can now confirm. From what I was told, Canterbury was in an accident in West Virginia that has left him “fighting for his life.” Significant injuries include both lungs punctured, a broken […]
Arda Ocal (@arda_ocal) and Jimmy Korderas (@jimmykorderas) of #AftermathRadio on thescore.com spoke with former WWE Superstar Tonga Fifita, best known as Haku (WWE) and Meng (WCW): Highlights: Working these days at a Toyota dealership and how he got connected with them. Why he decided to retire from professional wrestling Being “King” of the WWE in […]
Arda Ocal (@arda_ocal) of theScore Television Network spoke with former WWE Superstar “The Native American” Tatanka while he was in Toronto to promote his upcoming appearances for CWI Wrestling (www.cwiwrestling.com). Highlights: Whether or not there was ever any other consideration for a character for Chris Chavis before Tatanka was chosen. Looking back on the two-year […]
Wrestling News World reader Jordan sent in the following: Ultimate Warrior is starting some sort of project with heavy metal bands on Sumerian Records. Here is a teaser trailer. As you can see, Warrior is still in rare form: Tweet from @SumerianRecords – Yes, this is REAL.. and yes there have already been two episode […]
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Indy promotion CHIKARA Pro is giving one fan a chance to attend every show by the promotion for life by entering an online contest. The details for the contest are as follows: Winner will receive a complimentary pair of tickets to every live CHIKARA event of their choosing. Winner will have to notify CHIKARA at […]
Dragon Gate USA returns to Philadelphia this Saturday for “Bushido: Code Of The Warrior 2011″ at the legendary Arena. This is a special 5:30pm belltime since it is part of a double header with CZW, which will follow the DGUSA event (both shows are separate tickets). Come to Philly this Saturday and catch two great […]
MovieHole.net is reporting that Corn Bred Films (a Chicago-based film company) has passed on an upcoming film starring Hulk Hogan and Diamond Dallas Page. The flick is currently in pre-production. Despite this news, as of this writing, the film’s promotional poster remains on the official website of Corn Bred Films. You can view it at […]