Abraham Washington Released From WWE

Abraham Washington has been released from WWE. Below is the official statement posted on dot com: WWE has come to terms on the release of WWE Superstar A.W. as of today, August 10, 2012. WWE wishes A.W. the best in all his future endeavors. Washington had a tremendous amont of backstage heat last week after […]

“WrestleMania 28 – Rock vs. Cena” To Air On NBC Saturday, August 25 At 9 PM ET

NBC issued the following press release on Friday: WRESTLEMANIA 28 – ROCK VS. CENA’ TO AIR ON NBC SATURDAY, AUGUST 25 AT 9 PM ET NEW YORK, NY – August 10, 2012 – For the fourth consecutive year, WWE® and NBC are joining forces to bring “WrestleMania” to network television. “WrestleMania 28 – Rock vs. […]

WWE Smackdown House Show Results (8/10/12) – Tokyo, Japan

Wrestling News World reader Hiroaki Kawafukji attended today’s WWE Smackdown live event from Ryogoku Kokugikan in Tokyo, Japan. Below are full results: -Zack Ryder vs. Jack Swagger. Ryder hit a Rough Ryder for the pin. -Jinder Mahal vs. Justin Gabriel. Mahal said he was the No.1 powerful superstar in WWE and he came to Japan. […]

Weekend WWE Schedule – Smackdown Overseas, Supershows Running Domestically, Next Week’s TVs

WWE is on the road again this weekend, running Supershows domestically with Smackdown overseas. Below is this weekend’s schedule: Smackdown: Tonight from Ryogoku Kokugikan in Tokyo, Japan (more info) Saturday from the Oriental Sports Center in Shanghai, China (more info) Sunday from Linco Stadium in Taipei, Taiwan (more info) Supershows: Tonight from the Bancorp South […]

AJ Lee Discusses Her Character, Comparisons To Miss Elizabeth, Says She’s Not The Perfect Girl Who Wears Makeup

ESPN.com has a new interview online with AJ Lee. While she talks a lot about gaming, she made some interesting comments regarding the progression of her character. Below is an excerpt: In terms of your television character, why do you think you’ve been able to connect with fans almost instantly, while so many other performers […]

CM Punk & Eve Film Cooking Show, AW Endorses Linda McMahon For Senate, NJPW Parent Company Co-Sponsors WWE Tour Of Japan

- WWE Champion CM Punk and Eve Torres filmed a cooking special with celebrity chef Graham Elliot. Elliot posted a photo with the WWE stars on Twitter calling it a “culinary/wrestling smackdown.” You can view it embedded below: Today = culinary/wrestling smackdown with WWE Superstars @evemarietorres and @cmpunk!#KitchenCageMatch twitter.com/grahamelliot/s… — GRAHAMELLIOT (@grahamelliot) August 9, 2012 […]

CM Punk Scheduled For Next WWE NXT Taping

WWE Champion CM Punk is scheduled to appear and compete at the next set of WWE NXT tapings from the campus of Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida on August 23, 2012. We’ll have full results from this week’s taping online shortly exclusively here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com.