WWE has announced that eight NXT Superstars will face off in a tournament, with the winner securing a spot in the WWE Royal Rumble match. The competitors are: Corey Graves Oliver Grey Luke Harper Xavier Woods Conor O’Brian Adrian Neville Bo Dallas Leo Kruger Click here to watch each Superstar discuss the tournament.
- Rikishi was contacted to work Sunday’s 30-man Royal Rumble match but had to decline due to a prior commitment. – The Miz promotes Sunday’s Royal Rumble pay-per-view in a lengthy Q&A with Gordon Holmes at this link. – Will Wrestlemania 29 best the biggest of all-time? Read my argument here on LayFieldReport.com. – We […]
- The latest episode of “The JBL & Cole Show” features cameos by Mick Foley and Shawn Michaels and is embedded in the video below: [youtube id="cnA8aylWRrI" width="620" height="360"] Speaking of JBL, check out my editorial here on LayfieldReport.com where I discuss why Wrestlemania 29 has the potential to be the biggest ever. – WWE […]
I recently went on record in writing that Wrestlemania 29 has the potential to be the biggest of all-time. WWE’s John Layfield has given me the opportunity to explain why in a new editorial posted on LayfieldReport.com. Follow the link below to read now: Will Wrestlemania 29 be biggest of all time by Richard Gray […]
- For those that missed it on this week’s WWE Main Event, the company announced an “Intercontinental Cup” that will be hosted by WWE Intercontinental Champion Wade Barrett on next week’s show. Barrett, in-character, Tweeted the following about it: Whilst I encourage competition, I suggest any @wwe Superstar has a long hard think about the […]
On page 26 of the February 2013 issue of WWE Magazine, Zack Ryder reveals a health scare he had while in high school. The following quote is from Ryder: “When I was in high school, I had cancer. It’s not something I talk about a lot because I don’t want to turn it into a […]
Sheamus was on CBS Radio 106.7 the Fan with Chad Dukes to promote Royal Rumble. Below are the highlights: The Rock: “I personally think it’s a great thing when the Rock comes back for the simple reason that having someone like him come in, a movie star, what he’s done in WWE, it definitely brings […]
WWE sent out a new survey on Friday morning, gauging fan interest in another animated program. As noted in the survey, WWE will co-produce an “action packed” Scooby-Doo animated movie that will feature WWE Superstars and Divas. Below is the survey in its entirety: Thank you for participating in the survey. Your complete and honest […]
Jake “The Snake” Roberts, who has been living and training with Diamond Dallas Page, recently created an IndieGogo page to raise money for a shoulder surgery. According to the report, Roberts has lost 60 pounds and been sober for over 75 days, the longest stretch in over a decade, but his shoulder is getting in […]
CM Punk was recently interviewed by Ariel Helwani of MMAFighting.com, and discussed a number of topics, including his match with The Rock, his character’s direction, MMA, his feelings on being left off of WrestleMania posters, and more. Punk and Helwani have the following exchange regarding Punk’s recent knee injury: Helwani: “How’s the knee?” Punk: “The […]
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- Jim Ross has a new blog entry available on his official website where he gives his thoughts heading into Royal Rumble. JR believes CM Punk will push The Rock further than John Cena did last year and feels either Cena or “someone like” Dolph Ziggler will win the 30-man Royal Rumble match. Click here […]
- Booker T did a conference call on Thursday to promote Sunday’s Royal Rumble pay-per-view. The only noteworthy tidbits to come out of the call were that Book isn’t entering the 30-man Rumble match and is working with Medallion Press for his second autobiography. – The presale password to obtain tickets to the 3/24 Smackdown […]
- WWE has announced the following live events from the Khalifa International Tennis & Squash Complex in Doha, Qatar: Thursday, February 21, 2013 Friday, February 22, 2013 – Do you remember La Parka from World Championship Wrestling? If not, WWE has added his profile to their Alumni section here on dot com. – Michael Cole […]
Sheamus and Rey Mysterio battle with Power Slammers in the latest episode of “Outside the Ring.” You can watch it embedded in the video below: [youtube id="RtYJYMA4qfM" width="620" height="360"]