All for the love of the business… Vince McMahon had dot com post photos of his hip surgery from last week to further the injury angle with Brock Lesnar. You can view them at this link. While the storyline is Lesnar “broke” McMahon’s left hip and he required a full hip replacement, that’s not believed […]
As noted earlier this week, R-Truth has been in Qatar doing promotional work for WWE. He posted the following on Twitter on Thursday: #RTruth and #LilJimmy in Qatar twitter.com/RonKillings/st… — WWE R-Truth (@RonKillings) February 6, 2013 Truth has been out of the ring since suffering a lacerated knee at WWE TLC in December. He’s expected back […]
Jim Ross has a new blog on his official website at this link. Below is an excerpt: Will the Undertaker wrestle at WM29? I honestly and truly have no idea. However, I don’t believe all that I read online from those who are speculating multiple tales regarding the subject. Do I think that the Undertaker […]
WWE sent out a new pre-sale offer for Monday Night Raw on April 8, 2013 – the day after Wretlemania 29 from the IZOD Center in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Use the code WIRED to obtain tickets now at Ticketmaster.com.
WWE Champion The Rock posted the following on Twitter: Congratulations Bruno Sammartino: 2013 #WWEHallOfFame You’re the greatest @wwe Champion of all time. Thank you for paving the way. #Hero — Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) February 7, 2013 The Rock will headline Wrestlemania 29 and Bruno Sammartino will headline the 2013 WWE Hall of Fame.
WWE announced on Thursday they’ll report their 2012 fourth quarter earnings on February 28, 2013 before market open. Vince McMahon will host a conference call with investors to discuss the earnings at 11 AM EST. We’ll have full coverage here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com.
- Andrew Judelson, hired in January 2012 by WWE as Executive Vice President of Sales & Partnership Marketing, has left the company to take a job in sales for IMG College. Judelson is a former employee of Sports Illustrated and the National Hockey League. – The emergence of Bo Dallas was one of the reasons […]
WWE has added TNA Champion Jeff Hardy to their Alumni section here on dot com. This will create some speculation with Hardy’s contract with TNA Wrestling expiring and WWE being interested. We reported in January here on Richard’s Backstage Blog that WWE had sent out feelers to gauge Hardy’s interest in returning. Hardy was believed […]
Tyson Kidd wrote the following on Twitter: The Dr told me my recovery is 15% surgery, 85% therapy.So here I am.This is what I do.Road to recovery tout.com/m/waa191?ref=t… — Tyson Kidd (@KiddWWE) February 6, 2013 Chris Jericho wrote the following on Twitter: Nikki Minaj is the worst. Zero credibility or respect. American Idol screwed up […]
- Wrestling News World reader Brandon van Reenen sent in the following: WWE will be holding five events in South Africa later this year. The details are as follows: Tuesday 30 July and Wednesday 31 July in Cape Town, Western Cape at the GrandWest Arena Thursday 1 August in Durban, Kwa-Zulu Natal at the Westridge Stadium Friday […]
TMZ has picked up on the 77-year-old gunshot victim, Thomas Dotterer, that was shot in the face when the Syracuse liquor store he was working at was robbed. Dotterer told the media he was more upset that his favorite wrestler CM Punk lost the WWE title at Royal Rumble than he was getting shot in […]
Below are several video highlights from this week’s WWE Main Event: Cody Rhodes vs. Sheamus [youtube id="LXp6j3UO2dc" width="620" height="360"] Cody Rhodes & Sheamus Exchange Words [youtube id="d8i0wU5bK9M" width="620" height="360"] Aksana & Tamina Ask Brodus Clay To Hire Them [youtube id="3tc5Yux0hKw" width="620" height="360"] Aksana & Tamina vs. The Funkadactyls [youtube id="Fn0iG1-4Yb8" width="620" height="360"] Damien Sandow vs. […]
Dot com has a new article online feature quotes from Bruno Sammartino and Triple H regarding Sammartino’s upcoming induction into the WWE Hall of Fame. Below is an excerpt: WWECLASSICS.COM: What are your thoughts on Bruno’s previous reluctance to be inducted? TRIPLE H: Bruno has had his gripes about the company in the past and […]
Cody Rhodes and other WWE Superstars discuss what submission moves hurt the worst in the latest episode of WWE Inbox. Plus, who has the worst fashion sense in WWE? You can watch this week’s episode embedded in the video below: [youtube id="keWNOHqqTZ0" width="620" height="360"]
- Ric Flair will appear on truTV’s Lizard Lick Towing next Monday night at 10 PM. – WWE Hall of Famer Dory Funk Jr. was backstage at Tuesday’s Smackdown taping in Jacksonville, Florida. – Readers often email asking for updates on Sara Del Rey. Bill DeMott wrote on Twitter this week that Del Rey is […]