The Great Khali’s Manager Arrested Amit Swami, who manages The Great Khali’s events in India, was arrested on Friday for allegedly attacking a shopkeeper. The story is available at this link. Another WWE Departure WrestleZone.com confirmed on Friday that this was John Gaburick’s final week with WWE. Gaburick worked as Vice President of TV production […]
In addition to the names we’ve already reported, we can now confirm the releases of WWE developmental Divas Audrey Marie and Anya. Marie wrote the following on Twitter: #Headsup this is not the end, but merely the beginning. — Audrey Marie (@RealAudreyMarie) May 17, 2013 Anya, whose real name is Anna Bogomazova, is a former […]
Spring roster cuts are underway in WWE. We can now confirm the releases of Brandon Traven and Percy Watson: Brandon Traven (developmental profile) To show you just how unexpected this was, Traven posted the following about Friday’s NXT live event in Leesburg: @wwenxt Tonight in leesburg, Fl #NXTLeesburg — Brandon Traven WWE (@TravenWWE) May 17, […]
Sakamoto Released From WWE In addition to Derrick Bateman & Briley Pierce, it appears as if Sakamoto has been released from WWE as well. Sakamoto posted the following on his Twitter account: #WWE #NXT my friend thank you for everything SAYONARA — Mr.SAKAMOTO (@WWEMrSAKAMOTO) May 17, 2013 Jake Roberts Training To Become Actor According to […]
Derrick Bateman & Briley Pierce have been released from WWE. Bateman, who competed on NXT and more recently starred in a number of vignettes as The USA Guy, responded on his Twitter account: Welp see ya later @wwe @wweuniverse #itsfine — Derrick Bateman (@DerrickWWE) May 17, 2013 Pierce, the younger brother of World Heavyweight Champion […]
WWE has a busy weekend ahead with live events on Friday and Saturday ahead of Sunday’s Extreme Rules pay-per-view. Below is this weekend’s schedule: Live Events: Friday from the E.A. Diddle Arena at Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, KY (more info) Saturday from The Ford Center in Evansville, IN (more info) If you attend […]
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Layla on WWE Hangout Layla was featured in the latest episode of WWE Hangout on Thursday. You can watch it at this link or embedded in the video below: [youtube id=”8BqRJ6cG5gI” width=”620″ height=”360″] Sami Callihan to WWE Update Sami Callihan didn’t pull out of Big Japan Pro-Wrestling’s Strong Style tournament RISING on May 24, 2013 […]
USA Today reported on Thursday that WWE will donate $1.2 million over three years to Chris Nowinski’s Sports Legacy Institute to further research aimed at developing a treatment for Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy. “Obviously, I think it’s such a huge concern for everybody right now in sports and in the military. As we learn more and […]
Michelle McCool is launching a new vlog this summer. You can watch a trailer at this link or embedded in the video below: [youtube id=”CAZBV_hjr4E” width=”620″ height=”360″]
The Rock posted the following injury update on Twitter: Injury update: 3 1/2 weeks post surgery (3 hernial tears). Letting pain be my guide & feel good. Thank U guys for the love! #SwollenMember😉 — Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) May 17, 2013
CMT issued the following press release about “Redneck Island” hosted by Steve Austin: “REDNECK ISLAND” SET TO RETURN TO CMT FOR AN ALL-NEW SEASON ON JUNE 5 The Ultimate Redneck-Style Competition Series to Premiere at 10:30 p.m., ET/PT, Following the 2013 CMT MUSIC AWARDS NASHVILLE – Wrestling hall of famer Steve Austin is back for […]
Below is the updated TNA Slammiversary line-up: No Holds Barred Match For the TNA World Title – If Sting loses, he will no longer be able to compete for the TNA World Title again Bully Ray (c) vs. Sting Singles Match Kurt Angle vs. AJ Styles Four Team Elimination Match For the TNA Tag Team […]
Impact Wrestling Results – 5/16/2013 From Tupelo, Mississippi Report by: Alex Barie of WrestlingNewsWorld.com Impact Wrestling starts out with a video package. It shows Kurt Angle asking AJ Styles to join him and Sting to fight Aces & 8s. Instead, Kurt and AJ brawl. Hulk Hogan got a call from a wild card. They weren’t […]