CM Punk recently took part in an interview with the Southtown Star, promoting his appearance at Wizard World Chicago Comic Con this weekend. In the following excerpt, he names the highlight of his career: QUESTION: What was going through your head when you won the WWE champion belt last November? CM PUNK: It was the […]
Wrestling News World reader Hiroaki Kawafukji attended today’s WWE Smackdown live event from Ryogoku Kokugikan in Tokyo, Japan. Below are full results: – Triple Threat Match for United States Title: Santino Marella (c) vs. Cody Rhodes vs. Kofi Kingston.The crowd was booing to Cody. Santino hit Cobra to Cody for the win and retain US […]
POLITICO has an intriguing article online on Linda McMahon and her second attempt at a run for United States Senate. The piece, which highlights McMahon’s failed attempt in 2010, is titled “Linda McMahon 2.0: Ready to Rumble” and looks are her “toned down” campaign. A quote from Linda on the campaign trail is included: “I […]
- Full Sail University will host another set of WWE NXT tapings Thursday night. As we noted earlier here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com, both Ryback and Sin Cara are scheduled to appear. We’ll have full taping results later tonight. – WWE has announced an October 21st live event from the XL Center in Hartford, Connecticut. – Remember […]
The Smackdown crew is in Japan for a two-show loop before heading to China for the weekend. The brand will run Thursday night from Ryogoku Kokugikan in Tokyo, Japan. Click here for more information and remember if you attend the show to please, submit a live report. Orton noted he watched “Avengers,” “Hunger Games,” and […]
Randy Orton was asked on Twitter why he was not featured in the promo for SummerSlam. Below is his reply: “@rkoviperchick: @randyorton Why are you not on the promo for #Summerslam?”because unfortunately I’m not working — Randy Orton (@RandyOrton) August 9, 2012
WWE Champion CM Punk is not a fan of UFC’s reigning light-heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones getting a global endorsement deal from Nike as he Tweeted the following: Let’s reward more drunk drivers with endorsement deals! #responsibility — CM Punk (@CMPunk) August 9, 2012 Click here for more on the deal.
The Los Angeles Times is reporting that WWE will begin airing a new show, titled WWE Saturday Morning Slam, August 25th on The CW. The weekly half-hour show will feature one pre-taped match per week, as well as behind-the-scenes segments. The show will be targeted at the young boy demographic, explained in the excerpt below: Saban […]
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- WWE has settled all of their legal proceedings with the World Wildlife Fund which is why they no longer have to blur out the old WWF logos. This includes the old Attitude Era “scratch logo.” – Lucas Di Leo, another independent worker out of France, has signed a developmental contract with WWE. Di Leo […]
Jim Ross has a new blog entry available on his official website, in which he discusses Kevin Nash‘s recent controversial remarks. Below are some highlights: -I’m an old school guy who thinks that wrestlers come in all shapes and sizes and that the final, final decree on how well said talents produce is ultimately left up […]
In the latest edition of WWE Countdown, the top 10 fantasy matches that never happened are ranked as follows: 10. CM Punk vs. Randy Savage 9. Cactus Jack vs. Dude Love vs. Mankind 8. The Fabulous Moolah vs. Trish Stratus 7. The Four Horsemen vs. Evolution 6. Andre The Giant vs. The Big Show 5. […]
NBC has sent out more clips for the upcoming “Stars Earn Stripes” reality series featuring WWE Diva Eve Torres. The show premieres next Monday night, August 13 at 8/7c: First Look: Inside Stars Earn Stripes The producers, hosts and celebrity contestants reveal what it’s like to face the challenges of real American heroes. Looking Back: […]
- Mister Saint Laurent reporting: KONNAN GETS CANDID ABOUT THE WWE UNDERCARD NOT GETTING OPPORTUNITIES TO BREAK OUT On this week’s episode of MLW Radio presented by WWNLive.com, fresh off of TripleMania, AAA matchmaker Konnan spoke about the lack of new stars in WWE: “They need to make more stars, dude. We talk about this […]
Wrestling News World reader Logan Walker sent in the following: -David Otunga announced on his Twitter account that The Hive, an upcoming WWE Studios film in which he has a supporting role, has wrapped filming: It’s a wrap! #TheHive @troikapictures @wwe @wwestudios @officialhalle @abbienormal16 @michaeleklund @bradleygallo @morris_chestnut — David Otunga (@DavidOtunga) August 8, 2012 -Cory […]