Mark Henry Added To Elimination Chamber Match

For those that missed this week’s Smackdown, Mark Henry earned a spot in the upcoming Elimination Chamber match at the WWE Elimination Chamber pay-per-view. Henry joins Randy Orton, Daniel Bryan, & Rey Mysterio, as well as two still-unannounced competitors. Click here to view full results from this week’s Smackdown.

Major WWE Star Off Next Week’s Raw

Brock Lesnar is not advertised for WWE Raw for the next two weeks after appearing the past two weeks. He is advertised for the February 25th episode in which The Rock is not being advertised. It certainly looks like WWE is using Lesnar on Raw when The Rock isn’t able to appear. The only episode […]

The Road To Wrestlemania Continues This Weekend

Below is this weekend’s WWE schedule: Raw Friday from the Black River Coliseum in Poplar Bluff, MO Saturday from the JQH Arena in Springfield, MO Sunday from the Show Me Center in Cape Girardeau, MO Smackdown Saturday from U of I Assembly Hall in Champaign, IL Sunday front he KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, KY […]

More On Vince McMahon’s Hip Surgery, Graphic Photos

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 […]

R-Truth Checks In From Qatar, New Injury Update

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 […]

The Rock Thanks Bruno Sammartino

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 Fuels Jeff Hardy Speculation

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 Injury Update, Chris Jericho Shoots on Nicki Minaj

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 […]

Full Details On WWE’s Tour Of South Africa, New Clip Of Steve Austin In “The Package”

- 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 […]