Brian Jossie, formerly known as Abraham Washington in WWE, told the Greenwich Time in a phone interview on Monday he wasn’t terminated for his Kobe Bryant rape joke on live WWE television but rather his Tweet that was in support of Linda McMahon for Senate. “That’s how they show support for their employees who want […]
Wrestling News World reader Steven Muehlhausen sent in the following: My name is Steven Muehlhausen and I host a Pro Wrestling/MMA Radio Show in Chicago called The Fight Club Chicago. I had conducted an interview with John Cena at Chicago Comic Con. Here is what Cena said about The Rock who has stated his intentions […]
Wrestling News World reader Mike Buda sent in the following: This is Mike Buda with Top Rope Radio (every Tuesday 3-5pm CT) on SportstownChicago.com. We recently interviewed CM Punk at Wizard World in Chicago and he talked about the changes to the WWE over the past year, how he’s changed since entering the company and […]
WWE will tape the Smackdown portion of this week’s WWE Superstars and this week’s Smackdown tonight from the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas. Eve will face Kaitlyn in order to determine which Diva will act as Booker T‘s assistant. The advertised dark match main event is John Cena vs. John Laurinaitis & The Big Show. In addition, […]
Kurt Angle went on a Twitter rampage Monday night taking aim at WWE Champion CM Punk. The following Tweets are from the verified account of Angle: Punk wants to Say Tna Is An Indy League? I Was On top in Wwe when You Were trying to Get a Job Anywhere. It Was My Choice to […]
After this week’s WWE Raw went off the air, Big Show came out and cut a promo. He said what happened to Shawn Michaels is going to happen to CM Punk and John Cena on Sunday. He referenced the Miami Heat before Cena came out and attacked him to send the crowd home happy. WWE […]
Kofi Kingston & R-Truth will defend the WWE Tag Team Championship against the Prime Time Players at SummerSlam. SummerSlam will take place Sunday from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. We’ll have exclusive live play-by-play coverage here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com.
WWE United States Champion Santino Marella will defend against Antonio Cesaro in the SummerSlam pre-show prior to the pay-per-view on Sunday night. The pre-show will be streamed live here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com at 7:30 PM EDT.
- The commentary was audible in the arena during Ryback vs. JTG on this week’s WWE Raw. – “Rowdy” Roddy Piper returned on this week’s WWE Raw for a “Piper’s Pit” segment with Chris Jericho.
WWE announced on dot com that WWE Studios will present a sneak peak of their latest feature film “The Day” at Regal Cinemas at LA Live in Los Angeles on Saturday. The screening will be introduced by Randy Orton and David Otunga with The Miz moderating a Q&A session with “The Day” stars Dominic Monaghan […]
WWE Intercontinental Champion The Miz will defend against Rey Mysterio at SummerSlam. SummerSlam will take place Sunday from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. We’ll have exclusive live play-by-play coverage here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com.
Last week’s Smackdown did a 1.89 cable rating with an average viewing audience of 2,730,000 viewers on SyFy. Smackdown Ratings Archive
IGN.com has a new article online featuring a Q&A with Eve Torres to promote the premiere of “Stars Earn Stripes” Monday at 8 PM on NBC. Below is an excerpt: IGN: A few weeks ago, RAW ended with you and AJ involved a tag match [teaming with Daniel Bryan and CM Punk, respectively] and it’s […]
The Los Angeles Times has a brief article online featuring a Q&A with Dolph Ziggler to promote SummerSlam. Below is an excerpt: Q: What are the odds of you cashing in your “Money in the Bank” briefcase at SummerSlam? Ziggler: SummerSlam is a grand stage, and I will find a way to steal the show […]
- Variety has an article online on “WWE Saturday Morning Slam” entitled “WWE goes kid-friendly for CW Saturdays.” You can read it at this link. – Good Records is promoting Chris Jericho for an appearance at their offices Monday night after WWE Raw to hand out and sign copies of Fozzy’s new album “Sin And […]