- Mirror.co.uk has a new article online on Mark Henry visiting the 2012 Olympic Games in London. You can read it at this link. – Chris Jericho said on Twitter he’ll never wrestle outside of WWE. Below is the Tweet: I’ll never wrestle for anybody else. “@statik_gav: @iamjericho Are you gonna Always be wwe? Please […]
During an interview with The Hollywood Reporter Vince McMahon said UFC’s ratings were “abysmal” while doing promotion for the 1000th episode of WWE Raw last month. MMA reporter Ariel Helwani spoke with UFC President Dana White recently and asked him about McMahon’s comments. Here’s an excerpt: “Vince keeps talking shit about us. I don’t know why. […]
WWE Studios and Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment have announced Randy Orton will star in “12 Rounds: Reloaded,” the second installment in the “12 Rounds” franchise. Orton will play an EMT who finds himself caught in a deadly 12-round game of cat and mouse with a vengeful man tied to the paramedic’s past. Principal photography […]
Four clips from the new reality series “Stars Earn Stripes” featuring WWE Diva Eve Torres are embedded in the videos below: “Stars Earn Stripes” will premiere on Monday, August 13, 2012.
The latest episode of Z! True Long Island Story with Zack Ryder is embedded in the video below: Thanks to Wrestling News World reader Logan Walker for sending us the link.
WWE sent out the following survey: Imagine a weekly, half hour WWE television show on Saturday mornings that included highlights of the best action and funniest moments from recent WWE events and from the past. The show would feature fun segments with WWE Superstars both in the ring and behind the scenes to give viewers […]
Wrestling News World reader Hiroaki Kawafuji sent word that WWE has announced the lineups for next week’s Smackdown tour of Japan. They are as follows: [Aug.9] – 2-1 Handicap Match for World Heavyweight Title: Sheamus (c) vs. Big Show and John Laurinaitis – Triple Treat Match:Randy Orton vs. Alberto Del Rio vs. Kane – Rey […]
The Raw crew is back on the road this weekend as Smackdown has the weekend off before next week’s loop in Japan. Below is this weekend’s schedule: Raw: Tonight from the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida (more info) Saturday from the Albany Civic Center in Albany, Georgia (more info) Sunday from the Dothan […]
Embedded in the video below is this week’s WWE Superstars, courtesy of the official WWE YouTube channel:
- Rey Mysterio, who has been doing promotional work for WWE in the Philippines, is featured in this article by the Manilla Bulletin Publishing Corporation. – The password to obtain tickets in the WWE Hell in a Cell presale is ATLANTA. The presale begins Friday morning as the pay-per-view will take place Sunday, October 28, […]
- William Regal wrote an extensive piece on his Twitter account in which he went over tips for becoming a professional wrestler. Below is an excerpt: To make it in the WWE you have to be very adaptable and willing to make any character or opportunity work.Heres some very good advise.Make a list of the […]
The latest episode of WWE “Outside the Ring” features footage of Damien Sandow at Comic-Con and is embedded in the video below:
Vince McMahon and WWE Chief Financial Officer George Barrios hosted a conference call with investors on Thursday morning to discuss the company’s second quarter earnings for 2012. I was on the call on behalf of WrestlingNewsWorld.com, below are the highlights: Michael Weiz, from investor relations, opened the call by reading a prepared statement. Vince McMahon […]
As noted earlier here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com, The Undertaker and Michelle McCool are expecting their first child together. FCW President Steve Keirn, who made the announcement at a show in Tampa Wednesday night, also noted McCool was due “any day now.” The show, which featured an Undertaker meet and greet, featured proceeds going to The Angelus, […]
In their 2012 second quarter earnings, WWE released the official buyrate for every pay-per-view in the quarter. The numbers are as follows with the previous year in parenthesis: Wrestlemania XXVIII – 1,217,000 buys (compared to 1,059,000 last year) Extreme Rules – 263,000 buys (compared to 209,000 last year) Over the Limit – 167,000 buys (compared […]