Bruno Sammartino said on the Busted Open radio show he’d like to have Larry Zbyszko induct him into the WWE Hall of Fame, however, he’s leaving it in WWE’s hands. Sammartino said that Triple H told him WWE usually lets Hall of Fame inductees select who they want to induct them but that they would […]
- WWE developmental worker Corey Graves is back on the road with the Raw crew this weekend. – WWE is returning to the Freedom Hall Civic Center in Johnson City, Tennessee on June 8, 2013. – This week’s episode of WWE Vintage Collection featured the following matches as transcribed by Devin Cutting: Gimmick Battle Royal […]
- DirecTV is surveying customers about the proposed WWE Network. According to their survey, the network will be offered for a fee each month and will include all pay-per-views except for Wrestlemania. Pay-per-views will still be available for purchase for those that do not subscribe to the network. – Wrestling News World reader Ben sent […]
Wrestling News World reader Streamz attended Mick Foley’s “Good God Almighty” comedy show in Sydney, Australia. Below is the report sent to us: The opening comic, Brendon Burns, was hilarious whilst keeping his comedy almost entirely wrestling-centric. He seems like a pretty huge WWE fan and was sporting a CM Punk shirt on stage. His set definitely was […]
This week’s edition of “WWE Backstage Fallout” Smackdown featuring Antonio Cesaro, Brodus Clay, & Natalya has been posted by the official WWE YouTube channel. The video is embedded below: [youtube id="XN9M_XMPN6s" width="620" height="360"]
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.
Rosa Mendes and Damien Sandow go head to head in the Superstar Search on this week’s episode of “The JBL & Cole Show”. You can watch this week’s episode embedded in the video below: [youtube id="pOSTHhnLJM0" width="620" height="360"]
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 […]
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 […]
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.