WWE Awards $10,000 Scholarship To Full Sail University Student

WWE issued the following press release: STAMFORD, Conn., September 20, 2012 – WWE (NYSE: WWE) today awarded a $10,000 scholarship to Geraldo Gutierrez, a Full Sail student, as part of their ongoing partnership. The partnership provides students at the University with the opportunity to gain real-world experience producing WWE NXT® series which showcases WWE’s brightest […]

Questionable Creative Calls At WWE Raw Live Event; Big Show Returns As A Babyface

Wrestling News World reader Tim attended Friday’s WWE Raw live event in State College, PA and sent in the following notes: In questionable creative calls, Dean Ambrose went under to Michael McGillicutty and Justin Gabriel pinned Damien Sandow. Big Show returned against WWE Champion CM Punk in the main event as a babyface. He got a […]

Beth Phoenix Leaving WWE

We’re still working on the details but as of this writing Beth Phoenix intends to leave WWE when her contract expires next month. As always, nothing is 100% until it actually happens but word coming out of this week’s TVs is she has given her notice she won’t be seeking a new contract.

Wade Barrett – “The Corre Is My Greatest Regret”

A recent article on the official WWE website speculated on whether Wade Barrett would reform The Nexus or Corre. An excerpt from the article is below: Barrett has always been a natural leader, and many of his greatest successes corresponded with his role at the head of a likeminded group. If not Nexus, perhaps he […]

Dolph Ziggler Explains The Origin Of His Ring Name, Why He Changed His Hairstyle In 2011, More

Dolph Ziggler recently took part in an audio interview with Brian Soscia. During the interview, Ziggler discussed his career in depth, from his time as Chavo Guerrero‘s caddy to Nicky in the Spirit Squad. In the following excerpt, Ziggler explains the origin of the name “Dolph Ziggler”: “It was a little bit of a combination of […]

John Cena Promises Update On His Health Monday On Raw

WWE has a new video here on dot com with John Cena vowing he will be ready for next week’s Raw despite undergoing surgery on Tuesday. Cena says the surgery was a bit more intricate than they thought and encouraged fans to follow him on Twitter. He said his rehab is currently remedial. Regarding Raw, […]

Rumored On Sale Date For Wrestlemania XXIX Tickets

Wrestling News World reader Kevin Eperjesi contacted MetLife Stadium via their Facebook page and they told him tickets for Wrestlemania XXIX are scheduled to go on sale Saturday, November 10, 2012. You can view a screenshot of his conversation on Facebook at this link. Wrestlemania XXIX will take place Sunday, April 7, 2013 from MetLife […]

Where Was Big Show This Week?, Damien Sandow Speaks, McMahons To Repay Bankruptcy Creditors

- Big Show was in Pittsburgh this week, taping an appearance for the Nickelodeon series “Supah Ninjas” that will return to the network in 2013. You can read more information on dot com at this link. – Damien Sandow spoke to GoLocalWorcester.com to promote Sunday’s WWE Raw live event this Sunday. You can read the […]

Alex Riley Underwent Surgery Earlier This Week

Alex Riley spoke out on his official Twitter account earlier today and revealed that he underwent surgery on his knee and elbow. The tweet is embedded below: Thought I would let u guys know that i had to have knee and elbow surgery earlier this week, thank u for all your support. — A-RY (@AlexRileyWWE) […]