After nearly 6 months of “searching,” Trent has been found. Trent Barreta is expected to return from injury during the next set of NXT Wrestling tapings. Barreta promoted the following vignette for his return on his Twitter account:
-NXT Wrestling sent out the following press release: Ft. Pierce, Fl – September 10 2012 WWE NXT is proud to announce its return to Ft. Pierce, FL on Friday, September 11th at the Fenn Center. The star studded show is headlined by a highly anticipated matchup between WWE Superstar Cody Rhodes and NXT Champion Seth […]
- Rogers Media has acquired The Score sports network in Canada for $167 million. This is the home of all WWE programming in the country. You can read coverage by the Toronto Sun at this link. – Ric Flair’s daughter is now featured on the official NXT Wrestling website as Charlotte. You can view her […]
Chaotic Wrestling posted the following on their Facebook page: JUST ANNOUNCED in LOWELL, MA – Mercedes KV will be leaving Chaotic Wrestling as Women’s Champion, to report to the WWE training facility, FCW/NXT in Florida. All of us at Chaotic Wrestling want to congratulate Mercedes and wish her luck! ANOTHER HUGE ANNOUNCEMENT FROM LOWELL – […]
The revamped official website for NXT Wrestling, the new name of WWE’s developmental program, features staff bios. It’s worth noting Terry Taylor, who ran Talent Relations in TNA, is officially listed as one of the trainers alongside Joey Mercury, Norman Smiley and Ricky Steamboat. Click here to view the new staff page.
In a move that’s been talked about for years, Florida Championship Wrestling is now NXT Wrestling. WWE’s official developmental website has been relaunched to reflect the change.
Former WWE Tough Enough contestant Ivelisse Vélez, who was recently released by WWE, says she was screwed by the company: So for the record: #No I DONT have an attitude or ego problem. #No Im NOT going to go on a rant & bad mouth @wwe . But #Yes I got screwed. — Ivelisse (@RealIvelisse) […]
Wrestling News World readers Logan Walker and CJ Blaze sent word that WWE developmental Diva Ivelisse Vélez, better known as Sofia Corte, announced via Twitter she has been released by WWE. The following is from her official Twitter account: I, as well, have been released by WWE. Sorry my #Soljas…. — Ivelisse (@Sofia_WWE) August 11, […]
WWE developmental talent Andre Tyson, who works as MVK Valkabious, was arrested in Leeds, England over the weekend for assaulting a man following a bar incident on Sunday. The Yorkshire Evening Post is reporting the scuffle broke out in one of the booths at the back of the bar and resulted in Tyson reportedly admitting […]
- The official website of Florida Championship Wrestling has added the following profiles: Chad Baxter (real name Derek Foore, former collegiate wrestling champion) Lincoln Broderick (real name Marcus Anthony, worked for OVW) Husky Harris is now featured as Bray Wyatt Click here for the FCW Superstars page. Thanks to Wrestling News World reader Fernando for […]
- Florida Championship Wrestling issued the following press release today: ** WWE TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS COMING TO PUNTA GORDA** Punta Gorda, Fl – July 10, 2012 WWE Tag Team Champions Kofi Kingston and R-Truth are coming to the Charlotte Harbor Event Center Friday July 13th! As part of the FCW Summer Slamarama Tour, Kingston and Truth […]
- FCW Wrestling issued the following press release today: ** FUNKASAURUS BRODUS CLAY COMES TO MELBOURNE** Melbourne, Fl – June 26, 2012 Monday Night Raw Superstar Brodus Clay comes to the Melbourne Auditorium this Friday night, June 29th as part of the FCW Summer Slamarama Tour, The Funkasaurus will be signing autographs and taking pictures with fans. […]
- WWE has signed female independent worker Buggy Nova to a developmental contract. She appeared at last night’s FCW show in Orlando in a bikini contest as Natalie. – Evan Bourne will appear at the July 25th FCW show in Orlando. – Below are quick results from last night’s Florida Championship Wrestling show in Orlando, […]
- FCW Wrestling sent us the following press release today: **FCW’s Father’s Day Salute in Crystal River Tomorrow Night ** Crystal River, Fl – June 15, 2012 Florida Championship Wrestling brings its annual Father’s Day Salute to the Crystal River Armory tomorrow night, June 16th. As a Father’s Day treat kids 12 and under are […]
Benicio Salazar, Jiro and Sonny Elliot have been released from their WWE developmental contracts. Their official profiles have been removed from the Florida Championship Wrestling website. Thanks to Wrestling News World reader Fernando for sending this in.