TNA Touts UK Success; Announces Full Details For Next Year’s Tour

- TNA Impact Wrestling issued the following press release: TNA IMPACT WRESTLING made history in front of thousands of raucous British fans this week, holding huge events in Nottingham, Manchester and London which featured Hulk Hogan, Sting, Kurt Angle, James Storm, AJ Styles and TNA World Heavyweight Champion Bobby Roode. History was made at Wembley […]

WWE Elimination Chamber Theme Song Correction, Booker T Releasing A New Book, WWE Touring Japan In August

- In a correction to an earlier note, the official theme song of WWE Elimination Chamber is actually “This Means War” by Nickelback. – Booker T is releasing a new book this September entitled “Booker T: From Prison to Promise.” The work will be published by Medallion Press. For more information on the book, click […]

Backstage News On Sheamus Winning The 30-Man Royal Rumble Match

Sheamus’ stock in WWE is once again at an all-time high. While receiving a monster push out of the gate in 2009, Sheamus found himself teetering in mediocrity mid-way through 2011 as a Supplemental Draft pick, moving him from Raw to Smackdown. Following his move to Smackdown, WWE began an initiative to re-build Sheamus as […]

WWE Confirms Mike Tyson’s Hall Of Fame Induction

WWE has confirmed Mike Tyson as a 2012 WWE Hall of Fame inductee. You can read their official announcement at this link. As Brooks reported earlier here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com, Tyson joins Edge, The Four Horsemen and Mil Mascaras as members of the Class of 2012.

More On New WWE YouTube Programming

As reported last night here on WrestlingNewsWorld.com, WWE will unveil nine new original shows on YouTube as part of their new agreement with the service. In addition to “Long Island Iced Z” moving to the channel, the following shows were announced: Are You Serious? Backstage Fallout Download In Box Outside the Ring Santino’s Foreign Exchange […]

Road Dogg Appearing At Florida Championship Wrestling Show This Friday

- FCW Wrestling issued the following press release: **WWE Legend Road Dogg in Melbourne This Friday** Melbourne, Fl – January 30, 2012 WWE Legend Road Dogg will be appearing in Melbourne this Friday February 3rd! Florida Championship Wrestling is excited to return to the Melbourne Auditorium with this huge special guest. Melbourne fans will be […]

Details On Tonight’s Raw Supershow Taping From Kansas City, Missouri

WWE will tape the Raw portion of this week’s WWE Superstars and tonight’s Raw Supershow tonight from the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri. Below is what is advertised for tonight’s Raw: The return of COO Triple H Royal Rumble fallout Click here for local event information. We’ll have full Raw Supershow coverage tonight at […]

Mark Haskins Injured At Weekend Impact Wrestling TV Taping

Mark Haskins was injured at the Impact Wrestling television taping from the Wembley Arena in London, England on Saturday night. Haskins botched a Shooting Star Press and suffered what he called a minor concussion. The following is from Haskins’ Twitter account: Heading home after a trip to A&E. Thank you to everyone who was concerned. […]

Report: Mike Tyson To Be Inducted Into WWE Hall Of Fame

TMZ has reported that Mike Tyson will join Edge, The Four Horsemen, and Mil Mascaras in the WWE Hall of Fame Class of 2012. Tyson was involved with several memorable moments during the Attitude Era, including a confrontation with “Stone Cold” Steve Austin and serving as a special enforcer in the main event of WrestleMania […]

Returns & Surprises In Tonight’s 30-Man Royal Rumble – The Great Khali, Kharma, Jim Duggan & Road Dogg

- The Great Khali returned to WWE in tonight’s 30-man Royal Rumble match as entrant number 15. – Kharma returned to WWE in tonight’s 30-man Royal Rumble match as entrant number 21. – “Hacksaw” Jim Duggan was a surprise entrant at number 19. – Road Dogg was a surprise entrant at number 23.

ROYAL RUMBLE LIVE COVERAGE: 30-Man Royal Rumble Match

Below are full results for the 2012 30-man Royal Rumble match: Order of Entrants: 1) The Miz 2) Alex Riley 3) R-Truth 4) Cody Rhodes 5) Justin Gabriel 6) Primo 7) Mick Foley 8.) Ricardo Rodriguez 9) Santino Marella 10) Epico 11) Kofi Kingston 12) Jerry Lawler 13) Ezekiel Jackson 14) Jinder Mahal 15) The […]