Below are quick results from Wednesday’s WWE live event in Cape Town, South Africa: * Justin Gabriel b. Fandango * R-Truth b. Titus O’Neil * Kaitlyn & Naomi b. WWE Divas Champion AJ Lee & Brie Bella * Rob Van Dam b. Big E Langston * Randy Orton b. Wade Barrett * Brodus Clay & Tensai […]
The real name of the local independent wrestler that attacked (or “attacked”) Randy Orton at the WWE live event in Cape Town, South Africa on Tuesday has been identified as 20-year-old Tshepo Sekhabi. According to the South African website eNCA.com, Orton is free to pursue criminal charges against Sekhabi for undisclosed injuries to his groin. […]
R-Truth is out first, rapping like usual. Barrett makes his way out. JBL joins Josh Mathews on commentary this week. R-Truth vs. Wade Barrett Lock up, Barrett with a headlock take-down. They focus on each other’s arms. Shoulderblock from Wade. Truth takes him down, followed by a leg drop. Barrett goes outside for a breather. […]
Jerry Lawler on the Death of Corey Maclin Jerry Lawler was on local news Wednesday morning to discuss the tragic death of Corey Maclin. You can watch his comments at this link or embedded in the video below: [youtube id=”y_AOKXx6ip4″ width=”620″ height=”360″] As reported earlier here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com, Maclin died Tuesday night following a single […]
We noted Wednesday morning here on WrestlingNewsWorld.com that WWE was covering the fan attack on Randy Orton in South Africa on Tuesday, thus calling into question the legitimacy of the incident. As it turns out, the entire thing looks to have been staged. The crazed “fan” was actually identified as local South African independent wrestler […]
CM Punk was on SportsTalk Live in Chicago on Tuesday prior to his appearance at the Chicago Cubs game at Wrigley Field. He opened the appearance by talking about Chicago sports and wrestling and transitioned to a game of word association. Below is recap of that: Daniel Bryan: Second best wrestler in the world John […]
Wrestling News World reader Brandon van Reenen attended Tuesday’s WWE live event in Cape Town, South Africa. He sent in the following live report: R. Truth b. Fandango AJ Lee b. Kaitlyn to retain the Divas Championship Rob Van Dam b. Wade Barrett Justin Gabriel b. Titus O’Neil Randy Orton b. Big E Langston Orton […]
CM Punk at Cubs Game CM Punk sang “Take Me Out to the Ball Game” during the 7th inning stretch at Tuesday night’s Chicago Cubs game. You can view a photo below: Here’s @WWE superstar and Chicago native @CMPunk singing this evening’s 7th inning stretch: pic.twitter.com/Nv0VS80TdC — Chicago Cubs (@Cubs) July 31, 2013 Big E […]
JR’s Raw Thoughts Jim Ross has a new blog on his official website with his thoughts on this week’s episode of Monday Night Raw at this link. WWE Battleground Tickets Tickets for WWE Battleground go on sale on Saturday, August 3 at 10 AM. They’ll be priced from $27.50-$402.50 and will be available at Tickets.com. […]
WWE is covering the Randy Orton fan attack in South Africa on dot com, raising questions of its legitimacy. The company posted the following on their official website: WWE.com has learned that Randy Orton was violently attacked by an audience member during a SmackDown World Tour Live Event in Cape Town, South Africa, yesterday evening. […]
There was an incident at Tuesday’s WWE live event in Cape Town, South Africa involving a fan and Randy Orton. According to multiple eyewitness accounts, a fan hopped the guardrail and delivered a shot to Orton’s groin while he was celebrating his victory over Big E Langston. Accounts differ as to whether or not Orton […]
This week’s taped episode of WWE Monday Night Raw did an average viewing audience of 3,768,000 viewers on the USA Network. The hours broke down as follows: Hour 1 – 3,662,000 viewers Hour 2 – 3,896,000 viewers Hour 3 – 3,746,000 viewers The show ended up with a 2.87 cable rating. In other ratings news, […]
Below are quick results from Tuesday’s WWE live event in Perth, Australia: * Zack Ryder b. Antonio Cesaro & Heath Slater in a triple threat match to win a United States Championship match against Dean Ambrose later in the night. * Natalya b. Aksana * The Great Khali b. Jinder Mahal * WWE United States […]
The latest episode of “Backstage Fallout” Raw is now online at this link. You can also watch in the video embedded below: [youtube id=”E5TmOPI9S-U” width=”620″ height=”360″] RAW Results 7/29/13 – Bryan Proves Himself Yet Again!
WWE Hell in a Cell 2013 will take place Sunday, October 27, 2013 from the American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. Tickets officially go on sale the Saturday before SummerSlam on August 17, 2013. There will be an online presale in the days leading up to Saturday.