WWE Raw House Show Results (8/26/12) – Rockford, Illinois

Below are quick results from yesterday’s WWE Raw live event in Rockford, Illinois: * Tyson Kidd b. Tensai * Big E Langston b. Jack Swagger. After the match, Wade Barrett attacked Langston and cut the same promo earlier in the weekend about returning to his bare knuckle fighting roots. * WWE Divas Champion Layla b. […]

Bret Hart Says CM Punk Is His Friend, Discusses Punk & Bryan Being The HBK & Bret Hart Of This Generation, More

- Arda Ocal sent in the following: Arda Ocal (@arda_ocal) of theScore Television Network and the Baltimore Sun spoke with WWE Hall of Famer Bret Hart (@BretHart). Topics included: – CM Punk wearing pink and black and Bret’s thoughts, particularly since Punk seems to be in a similar position in his character as Bret was […]

Ted DiBiase Has Pneumonia, Awaiting Hurricane Isaac; Viewership For Wrestlemania Special

- Ted DiBiase is currently battling pneumonia as he awaits Hurricane Isaac in Mississippi. DiBiase wrote the following on Twitter: Currently fighting pneumonia and looks like I’m about to fight a Hurricane… What else ya got?? — Ted DiBiase Jr. (@TedDiBiase) August 27, 2012 – The Wrestlemania XXVIII: The Rock vs. John Cena special that […]

Preview Of This Week’s WWE Raw – Triple H’s Future, Daniel Bryan To Anger Management, Cena vs. Show

WWE will broadcast this week’s WWE Raw tonight from the Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The focal point of the advertising for the show up until this point has been Triple H “addressing his future” after the teased retirement angle at SummerSlam. AJ Lee “announced” last week that she is “sending” Daniel Bryan to anger […]

Watch A Lengthy Chris Jericho Video Interview Here; Bill DeMott Comments On A New Season Of Tough Enough

- Chris Jericho did an interview with WrestleTalk TV out of the United Kingdom in late-June. It’s now online in the videos embedded below: – Bill DeMott wrote on Twitter that he “heard some buzz” about Tough Enough getting “up and running” when asked about a new season. Thanks to Wrestling News World reader Logan […]

Photo Of Ric Flair’s Daughter Ring Announcing

A photo of Ric Flair’s daughter, Ashley Fliehr, doing ring announcing at a NXT Wrestling live event has surfaced online. You can view it embedded in a Tweet below: Thank you Charlotteers for the picture!! twitter.com/MsCharlotteWWE… — Charlotte (@MsCharlotteWWE) August 26, 2012   NXT Wrestling of course is the new name of WWE’s developmental territory.

WWE’s TV Partner In Canada Sold, ECW Originals At WWE Headquarters, WWE In The Classroom

- Rogers Communications Inc. is in the process of acquiring Score Media Inc., which broadcasts all of WWE’s programming in Canada. You can read coverage by The Globe And Mail at this link. – Tommy Dreamer and Mikey Whipwreck were at WWE headquarters in Stamford, Connecticut this week apparently filming material for the WWE Network. […]

International Airings Of Raw Heavily Edited, New Undertaker Plaque, Booker T Appearance

- Wrestling News World reader Brandon van Reenen sent in the following: In South Africa (as well as all other countries carrying the international version of Raw), WWE has begun piping in commentary and removing any reference to the original 3-hour runtime. Raw’s shift to 3 hours has really hurt the quality of the international […]

The Rock Says He Tore His Hamstring During WrestleMania XXVIII Match With John Cena

-The Rock posted the following on his official Twitter account last night, claiming he suffered an injury during his match with John Cena at WrestleMania XXVIII: Cena leaps 15ft & crashes down on the back of my neck – tearing my right hamstring. Intense pain.. #IFinishedTheMatch twitter.com/TheRock/status… — Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) August 25, 2012