WWE developmental prospect Adrian Jaoude has been chosen to represent Brazil in the freestyle wrestling competition at the 2016 Summer Olympics later this year in Rio de Janeiro. “It’s awesome,” Robbie Brookside, Jaoude’s coach at the WWE Performance Center, told WWE.com. “Going back to when I was wrestling in England, I knew very good wrestlers […]
The new WWE theme music of AJ Styles is embedded in the video below: The song is called “Phenomenal” by CFO$. Download our FREE App! Dirt Sheet for iPhone, Android and iPad.
There was a fairly big non-story that garnered an uproar on social media over the fighter rating of CM Punk on the upcoming EA UFC 2 video game. When it was learned Punk had an overall rating of 85, critics were quick to point out he hadn’t fought yet. Punk’s rating was actually just a […]
WWE and 2KSports issued the following on Thursday: 2K and WWE Announce Multi-Year Extension for WWE Video Game Properties New York, NY and Stamford, Conn. – January 28, 2016 – 2K and WWE® (NYSE: WWE) today announced that the companies have extended their partnership with a new multi-year exclusive agreement granting 2K the worldwide rights […]
WWE Studios issued the following: WWE® STUDIOS AND BLUMHOUSE PRODUCTIONS JOIN FORCES AGAIN TO ACQUIRE WORLDWIDE RIGHTS TO SUNDANCE THRILLER SLEIGHT Park City, UT (January 28th, 2016) – WWE Studios and Blumhouse Productions announced today that they have acquired all worldwide rights to the Sundance film SLEIGHT. BH Tilt, a division of Blumhouse run by […]
WWE issued the following about Shinsuke Nakamura coming to NXT: Shinsuke Nakamura Is Coming to NXT At Wednesday night’s NXT taping at Full Sail University in Orlando, Fla., a video announcing the impending arrival of the Japanese standout played for the live crowd, sending shockwaves through the arena and, moments later, the social media world. […]
Nikki Bella underwent successful surgery on Wednesday to repair a herniated disc in her neck. No further details have been made available other than John Cena, her boyfriend, was at her side and she’ll know in time if the injury is career-ending. Click here to load (if not loaded) Great news #BellaArmy Nikki's surgery was […]
Sheamus is apparently dealing with a left arm injury. He tweeted a photo of his arm in his cast on Thursday but no further details were disclosed. You can view the photo below: Click here to load (if not loaded) You know the celebrations went well when you wake up in a cast… any ideas […]
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Shinsuke Nakamura is scheduled to work against Sami Zayn at WWE NXT TakeOver: Dallas on April 1, 2016, WrestlingNewsWorld.com is able to confirm. The match was announced at tonight’s NXT tapings and joins the following bouts: Austin Aries vs. Baron Corbin American Alpha vs. The Mechanics Samoa Joe vs. Finn Balor for the WWE NXT […]
WWE NXT Results (1/27/16) Wednesday, January 27, 2016 From Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida Report by CJ Blaze of WrestlingNewsWorld.com Tom Phillips hypes tonight’s main event, a triple threat #1 Contender’s match with Sami Zayn, Samoa Joe, and Baron Corbin. Corey Graves is also on commentary. Jason Jordan & Chad Gable make their […]
It was announced at tonight’s WWE NXT taping that Austin Aries will face Baron Corbin at NXT TakeOver: Dallas on April 1, 2016. The event will take place over Wrestlemania 32 weekend from the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas, Texas. We’ll have complete coverage here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com. Also, stay tuned for full NXT […]
Kurt Angle stated on The Roman Show he’s considering a Mixed Martial Arts fight — there’s a one percent chance. Angle, at 47, said he’s not going to fight a guy in their prime but would consider a fight against one of the older guys. He name dropped Kimbo Slice, Ken Shamrock, Dan Severn and […]
Nikki Bella will undergo neck surgery on Wednesday and will know in time if she’s suffering from a career ending injury. Her latest update is available at this link as her real-life boyfriend John Cena tweeted this photo of her this morning: Click here to load (if not loaded) What a strong woman! That smile […]
Several notable names were at last night’s WWE Smackdown taping in Tampa, Florida. We’ve heard Tatanka, Brian Knobs and Horace Hogan were there. Below is a fan photo of Tatanka: Click here to load (if not loaded) Hanging with #Tatanka at #WWETampa #SmackDown pic.twitter.com/RmaB94eEqQ — Marc Charles (@TheLegalManMarc) January 27, 2016 – Fans of AJ […]