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 […]
The latest #ItsComing video features Karen Jarrett and is titled, “Did You Miss Me?” You can check it out embedded below: "Did you miss me?" #2 #itscoming http://t.co/XdjXU1HfQ0 — Karen Jarrett (@karenjarrett) March 2, 2014 Jeff Jarrett Says He’s Listening To Pro Wrestling Fans On A Daily Basis & #ItsComing Jeff Jarrett Says It’s Coming
TMZ is reporting that Matt Hardy and his wife Reby Sky have pled “No Contest” to assault and battery charges stemming from an altercation in Virginia on New Year’s Day. According to the report, in exchange for the plead of “no contest” from each, the couple is required to complete an anger management course, pay […]
Jeff Jarrett released the next #ItsComing video on social media on Monday afternoon. The piece features comments from both Jeff and Karen Jarrett discussing his departure from TNA Wrestling. Karen opened the video by saying that she thought it was shocking to the wrestling world that Jeff walked away from a company he started. They […]
For those that missed Diamond Dallas Page on ABC’s “Shark Tank” on Friday night, he was turned down by the show’s investors. It was stated that DDP Yoga profited $800,000 after Page and his staff were paid. He was seeking $200,000 to develop an App in exchange for a 5% stake in the company. The […]
WWE Reaches Out to ROH We’re told WWE reached out to Ring of Honor about a possible agreement to use footage of theirs for specials of past workers such as Cesaro, Seth Rollins and Daniel Bryan. Apparently the interest in the footage has to do with features that highlight a particular worker’s rise to WWE […]