It was announced during the WWE Payback Kickoff that Cody Rhodes & Goldust will face Ryback & Curtis Axel, following a segment in which Ryback taunted the Rhodes brothers over their recent win/loss record. In addition, Kofi Kingston will face Bo Dallas. The Kickoff panel then asked if Kofi was ready to compete, with such […]
WWE Payback Attendance The announced attendance for WWE Payback was 13,311, a sellout from the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois. CM Punk Mentioned CM Punk was mentioned by Paul Heyman in a show-opening promo at WWE Payback. The promo took place before the WWE United States Championship match, after Sheamus had entered. Heyman told the crowd, […]
Hornswoggle Loses His Hair Hornswoggle lost a Mask vs. Hair match on the WWE Payback Kickoff, allowing for El Torito, his opponent, to shave his head. Below are photos of the melee: And @wwehornswoggle leaves shaved #WWEPayback #payback pic.twitter.com/33BP5iq6DF — Richard Gray (@wnwdotcom) June 1, 2014 Ole (x2)! pic.twitter.com/0j664ckXEG — Richard Gray (@wnwdotcom) June 1, 2014 […]
WWE will return to the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, IL for the September 29, 2014 episode of Monday Night Raw. The presale password to obtain tickets is WWERAWTV. Thanks to Wrestling News World reader Michael Burgess for sending me the following photo: @wnwdotcom @wnwnews pic.twitter.com/9kRDlKEmfQ — Michael Burgess (@WWEMichaelB) June 1, 2014
WWE Payback Kickoff From the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois Report by Brooks Oglesby of WrestlingNewsWorld.com The crowd is shown filing into the Allstate Arena. Josh Mathews welcomes the audience to the WWE Payback Kickoff panel, featuring Booker T, Kofi Kingston & Alex Riley. There are already deafening CM Punk chants from the crowd. Josh […]
The latest international betting odds for WWE Payback indicate some changes from our report on Saturday. The latest favorites are as follows: The Shield (52.59%) over Evolution (47.41%) John Cena (81.25%) over Bray Wyatt (18.75%) Bad News Barrett (82.35%) over Rob Van Dam (17.65%) to retain the WWE Intercontinental Championship Cesaro (52.17%) over Sheamus (47.83%) […]
Scott Hall was in Allentown, Pennsylvania on Saturday with Carlito. The two stars greeted fans, signed autographs and Hall spoke out about his battle against addiction. Hall said it was by doctor’s orders that he canceled his last appearance due to a heart scare. He said he has a clean bill of health. Click here […]
Mick Foley thanked WWE in a new Facebook post where he talked about issues between the two parties since his departure. The following is from Facebook: Post by Mick Foley.
Footage of Darren Young working out after undergoing surgery to repair a torn ACL has surfaced online. You can watch it at this link or embedded in the video below: Young suffered the injury in April and had to undergo surgery to fix it. The initial timetable for his return was 4-6 months.
Wrestling News World writer CJ Blaze was in attendance at Saturday night’s WWE live event in Springfield, Illinois. He filed the following report: * The Uso’s b. Ryback & Curtis Axel to retain the Tag Team Championships * Adam Rose b. Jack Swagger * Cesaro b. Kofi Kingston * Paige b. Naomi by DQ for […]
NXT Champion Adrian Neville lost four of his front teeth during a backstage segment with Brodus Clay that was filmed at the March 13, 2014 WWE NXT tapings in Winter Park, Florida. The segment aired on April 17, 2014. Wrestling News World reader Jorge Romero Tweeted us a photo of Neville after the injury: Photo […]
The fantastic WWE NXT Takeover special event is scheduled to air on Sky Sports 1 in the United Kingdom on Sunday. Wrestling News World reader Daniel Hill Tweeted the following to me: @wnwdotcom #NXTTakeover is airing in the UK on Sunday pic.twitter.com/1k6BYHeO8a — Daniel Hill (@ScrumpyDaniel) May 30, 2014
The early betting odds are in for the WWE Payback based on international sites that allow wagers to be placed on pro wrestling events. The favorites as of Saturday evening are as follows: Evolution (61.11%) over The Shield (38.89%) John Cena (92.31%) over Bray Wyatt (7.69%) Bad News Barrett (100%) over Rob Van Dam to […]
There will be a distraction at Sunday night’s WWE Payback pay-per-view from the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois. The Chicago Blackhawks will be playing the Los Angeles Kings in Game 7 of the Western Conference Finals of the Stanley Cup Playoffs nearby at the United Center in Chicago. The winner advances, the loser goes home. […]
Wrestling News World reader Hiroaki Kawafuji sent word that WWE has announced some of the bouts for their upcoming Japanese tour. They are as follows: July 10, 2014 from Tokyo: – John Cena vs. Bray Wyatt – Roman Reigns vs. Kane July 11, 2014 from Tokyo: – John Cena & Roman Reigns vs. Bray Wyatt […]