WWE Hires Former TNA Referee WWE has hired former TNA referee Rudy Charles. He’s currently working in developmental at the new WWE Performance Center. The following is from his verified Twitter account: Hello, Orlando, I’ve missed you. I’m back now and think I might stay for a little while — Rudy Charles (@rudytheref) June 30, […]
WWE issued the following press release about the WWE Performance Center: World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. : A New Beginning for WWE® WWE today opened its world-class training facility that is the new foundation for WWE’s guaranteed success. As the new home to WWE’s talent developmental system, NXT®, the new facility in Orlando, Florida was officially […]
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.
All eyes were on the new 26,000 square feet WWE Performance Center for the state of the art facility’s grand opening in Winter Park, Florida on Thursday. The facility cost $3.5 million to convert from a warehouse to the most impressive pro wrestling training facility in the world. Below are some news and notes from […]
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Numerous WWE names are in attendance at the grand opening of the WWE Performance Center now underway in Winter Park, Florida. Antonio Cesaro, Big Show, Bill DeMott, Brodus Clay, The Bella Twins, Cameron, Curtis Axel, Drew McIntyre, Jim Ross, Larry Zbyszko, Mark Henry, Michael Cole, Michael Hayes, Naomi, Natalya, Paul Heyman, Rosa Mendes, Tensai, The […]
Serge & Dixie Support Mickie James Mickie James played a free show Wednesday night at The High Watt in Nashville, TN. Dixie Carter and her husband, Serg Salinas, attended live. Serge Tweeted the following photo from the show: Watching @MickieJames tear up the stage downtown Nashville! Way to go girl!! pic.twitter.com/0HXMfADZiK — Serg Salinas (@SergTNAKOM) […]
WWE updated their coverage on Kane’s uncertain status for Sunday’s WWE Championship Money in the Bank ladder match According to dot com,a “decision” will be made known on Friday.
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, […]
The following matches are being advertised for Saturday’s WWE live event from the Sun National Bank Center in Trenton, New Jersey: WWE Champion John Cena vs. Ryback in a Tables Match World Heavyweight Champion Alberto Del Rio vs. Dolph Ziggler Randy Orton, Christian & Daniel Bryan vs. The Shield CM Punk & Chris Jericho vs. […]
John Cena in Las Vegas WWE Champion John Cena is representing the company at an Experian Marketing conference in Las Vegas to talk about WWE’s use of Twitter. The following is from Cena’s Twitter: Rise and shine @WWEUniverse headed to #Vegas to be part of an interesting business conf. With @ExperianMkt talking about @twitter and […]
Chris Jericho’s Radio Show Ending Chris Jericho’s “The Rock of Jericho” is ending on Saturday, August 24, 2013 due to the cancellation of the XM Sixx Sense channel. There are six episodes remaining, the following is from Twitter: Sorry to announce that due to the cancellation of the XM @SixxSense channel, the last episode of […]
Dot com posted a “tell all” interview with Rob Van Dam ahead of his return to WWE at Sunday’s Money in the Bank pay-per-view. Below is an excerpt: WWE.COM: How did your return come about? ROB VAN DAM: I called WWE. WWE.COM: Did you know you were going to come back to WWE when you […]
Vickie Guerrero Working with Ryback? With the backstage segment of Ryback approaching Vickie Guerrero and “hugging” her after her “firing” on this week’s episode of WWE Monday Night Raw, speculation has been rampant regarding a future alliance. WWE booked themselves into a corner with Ryback as many feel the mistakes regarding the character have played […]
While I haven’t heard WWE’s reaction to TMZ leaking Randy Orton’s salary of $291,666 a month, I’m under the assumption they are none too pleased. The assumption from many backstage was that Orton was getting paid as a “top guy” but very few believed he was making close to $300,000 per month. I asked one […]