B.J. Whitmer suffered a potentially serious injury at Saturday night’s Ring of Honor show in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The injury occurred during a match with Mike Bennett when he took a piledriver on the ring apron. The match was stopped and Whitmer received medical attention at ringside. He was taken out on a stretcher. Arda […]
Former Memphis wrestling promoter Corey Maclin has died following a single car accident in Mississippi Tuesday night. He was 43. According to The Commercial Appeal out of Memphis, the accident happened about 10:30 Tuesday night in Panola County. Maclin’s car rolled over just south of Sardis on Interstate 55. Maclin also worked as a sports […]
The fiancé of Maria Kanellis, Mike Bennett, is defending her rant against the Bella Twins. The following is from Twitter: Funny that the same people who complain about what’s wrong w wrestling, are the same ones who blast someone when they speak out against it. — Mike Bennett (@RealMikeBennett) July 29, 2013 Nobody gets anywhere […]
Assumption of Risk/Release of Liability Jesse Sorensen Tweeted a copy of TNA Wrestling’s Assumption of Risk/Release of Liability form on Twitter. You can view it at this link. Jake Roberts Acting Jake Roberts will appear in a Kickstarter funded film called “Heavy Water.” You can read coverage of it by ABC News at this link. […]
ROH Championship Tournament ROH Wrestling has unveiled the brackets for the upcoming ROH Championship Tournament. They are as follows: July 27th * FIRST ROUND – Adam Cole vs. Mark Briscoe * FIRST ROUND – Jay Lethal vs. Sonjay Dutt * FIRST ROUND – Karl Anderson vs. ACH August 3rd * FIRST ROUND – Tommaso Ciampa […]
The Charlotte Observer is reporting that a judge has issued an order of arrest for Ric Flair. Flair was held in contempt earlier in July for not paying his ex-wife, Jacqueline Beems, more than $32,000 in spousal support. Flair, whose real name is Richard Fliehr, was ordered to pay Beems $4000 per month when she […]
The 16th and final entrant into the ROH Championship Tournament is Mark Briscoe. His first round bout is scheduled for July 27th in Providence. The announcement, made on Tuesday by Nigel McGuinness, comes as a surprise as the entire tournament was created due to the contracts of both Mark and Jay Briscoe coming up and […]
To follow-up on Ric Flair’s ex-wife Jacqueline Beems being sought by North Carolina police, The Charlotte Observer is reporting that she turned herself in on Tuesday morning in Charlotte. She was later released on bond after being charged with a misdemeanor. The charge reportedly stems from threats that Beems made against Flair’s current girlfriend Wendy Barlow Kidder […]
ROH Wrestling announced that entry #15 in the ROH Championship Tournament will be determined by a vote on their Facebook page. Choices are ACH, Tadarius Thomas, Cedric Alexander, Caprice Coleman and QT Marshall. ACH is currently winning by a large margin. Entry #16 will be a “major name” and will be announced later on Tuesday.
ROH Wrestling announced Matt Taven as entry #14 for the upcoming ROH Championship Tournament. His first round bout will take place on August 3rd in Toronto. The ROH Championship Tournament to crown the next ROH Champion will feature sixteen participants. Click here for coverage by ROHWrestling.com.
TMZ is reporting that an arrest warrant has been issued for Ric Flair’s ex-wife, Jacqueline Beems, for allegedly threatening Flair’s current girlfriend Wendy Barlow Kidder. The threats were reportedly made back in October 2012, when Flair and Beems were still legally married. It’s unknown why the complaint was just filed at the end of June. […]
ROH Wrestling announced that Nick & Matt Jackson, known collectively as The Young Bucks, will return to the company at their August 3rd show in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Click here for official event information.
ROH Wrestling has announced Adam Page will face Silas Young at their July 27th show in Providence, Rhode Island with the winner getting a spot in the ROH Championship Tournament. The tournament to crown a new ROH Champion begins that same night. As we reported here on WrestlingNewsWorld.com, Page is signed to an ROH contract.
Add BJ Whitmer, Jay Lethal and Mike Bennett to the list of confirmed participants to the ROH Championship Tournament. The field also includes Thomas Ciampa, Sonjay Dutt, Roderick Strong, Adam Cole, Paul London, Kevin Steen, Karl Anderson, Brian Kendrick and Michael Elgin. The tournament starts at ROH’s show in Providence, Rhode Island on July 27, […]
ROH Signs Adam Page ROH Wrestling announced on Wednesday they have signed Adam Page to a contract with the company. You can watch a video of him “signing his contract” with Nigel McGuinness at this link. You can also watch in the video embedded below: [youtube id="DyMcv-mmNSU" width="620" height="360"] 9th Entry in ROH Championship Tournament […]