-TMZ has an update on the situation involving Ken Shamrock incapacitating a woman during a fight in a California mall. The woman, Melinda Garcia, says that she intends to file a lawsuit if the police fail to press charges. Shamrock’s representative, however, maintained that Shamrock only acted in self-defense. Garcia’s account of the incident is […]
- Naomi worked a WWE Smackdown live event match against Natalya last Saturday night in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Kaitlyn was scheduled for the bout but didn’t make it due to travel issues. Naomi of course is involved in a non-wrestling role on WWE television as one of Brodus Clay’s dancers (with Cameron). – Big […]
- Arda Ocal sent in the following: Arda Ocal (@arda_ocal) of theScore Television Network and the Baltimore Sun spoke with WWE Hall of Famer Bret Hart (@BretHart). Topics included: – CM Punk wearing pink and black and Bret’s thoughts, particularly since Punk seems to be in a similar position in his character as Bret was […]
- Ted DiBiase is currently battling pneumonia as he awaits Hurricane Isaac in Mississippi. DiBiase wrote the following on Twitter: Currently fighting pneumonia and looks like I’m about to fight a Hurricane… What else ya got?? — Ted DiBiase Jr. (@TedDiBiase) August 27, 2012 – The Wrestlemania XXVIII: The Rock vs. John Cena special that […]
The latest episode of “WWE Download” with Dolph Ziggler is embedded in the video below:
WWE will broadcast this week’s WWE Raw tonight from the Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The focal point of the advertising for the show up until this point has been Triple H “addressing his future” after the teased retirement angle at SummerSlam. AJ Lee “announced” last week that she is “sending” Daniel Bryan to anger […]
- Chris Jericho did an interview with WrestleTalk TV out of the United Kingdom in late-June. It’s now online in the videos embedded below: – Bill DeMott wrote on Twitter that he “heard some buzz” about Tough Enough getting “up and running” when asked about a new season. Thanks to Wrestling News World reader Logan […]
A photo of Ric Flair’s daughter, Ashley Fliehr, doing ring announcing at a NXT Wrestling live event has surfaced online. You can view it embedded in a Tweet below: Thank you Charlotteers for the picture!! twitter.com/MsCharlotteWWE… — Charlotte (@MsCharlotteWWE) August 26, 2012 NXT Wrestling of course is the new name of WWE’s developmental territory.
WWE has officially announced Sheamus vs. Alberto Del Rio for WWE Night Of Champions next month. WWE Night of Champions 2012 will take place Sunday, September 16, 2012 from TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. We’ll have exclusive live play-by-play coverage here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com.
- Rogers Communications Inc. is in the process of acquiring Score Media Inc., which broadcasts all of WWE’s programming in Canada. You can read coverage by The Globe And Mail at this link. – Tommy Dreamer and Mikey Whipwreck were at WWE headquarters in Stamford, Connecticut this week apparently filming material for the WWE Network. […]
- Wrestling News World reader Brandon van Reenen sent in the following: In South Africa (as well as all other countries carrying the international version of Raw), WWE has begun piping in commentary and removing any reference to the original 3-hour runtime. Raw’s shift to 3 hours has really hurt the quality of the international […]
The latest episode of “Are You Serious?” with Road Dogg and Josh Mathews is embedded in the video below: Thanks to Wrestling News World reader Logan Walker for sending us the link.
-The Rock posted the following on his official Twitter account last night, claiming he suffered an injury during his match with John Cena at WrestleMania XXVIII: Cena leaps 15ft & crashes down on the back of my neck – tearing my right hamstring. Intense pain.. #IFinishedTheMatch twitter.com/TheRock/status… — Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) August 25, 2012
This week’s Smackdown is embedded in the video below:
WWE has updated their key performance indicators, estimating the buyrate for WWE Money in the Bank at approximately 200,000 buys. The show did 195,000 buys last year and 165,000 the year prior.