WWE has a new Q&A online with Vince McMahon talking about 1000 episodes of Raw. Below is an excerpt: As we approach Raw’s 1,000th episode we’ve got to ask — who came up with the name Raw? I did. The name “Raw” came out of my head. I was trying to come up with a […]
Wrestling News World reader Swanson sent word that Dave Batista was on “Whats Trending” on YouTube Thursday night from Comic Con 2012. In it, Batista said he definitely wouldn’t be returning to WWE this year but was open to returning in the future. He mentioned in the beginning of the interview that he has lost […]
TMZ is reporting that Charlie Sheen is shutting down his Twitter account within days or possibly “mere hours.” This could be a major problem for WWE as they are promoting Sheen as the Social Media Ambassador for the 1000th episode of Raw on July 23, 2012. The company sent out a press release in late-June, […]
CM Punk provided the first look at his upcoming DVD, CM Punk: Best in the World, via his Twitter account. The DVD, which Punk has a significant amount of control over, is due out in October. The preview features Curt Hawkins, Kofi Kingston, and Colt Cabana. Click here to watch the preview.
The official WWE website has a new article with quotes from Tyson Kidd. In the article, he discusses the upcoming World Heavyweight Championship Money in the Bank Ladder Match, being considered an underdog, his WWE career so far, and more. In the following excerpt, Kidd responds to Michael Cole‘s recent comment that Kidd’s best bet […]
This week’s episode of WWE Superstars is embedded in the video below: Thanks to Wrestling News World reader Logan Walker for sending this in.
- WWE did an angle Thursday at San Diego Comic-Con International where Alberto Del Rio interrupted Sheamus’ Q&A session to promote their match for the World Heavyweight Championship at Money in the Bank on Sunday. Del Rio and Sheamus had a kayfabe exchange that resulted in Sheamus vowing to Brouge Kick Del Rio’s head off […]
Kharma’s WWE status has been called into question after her Twitter profile was moved to the company’s Alumni list. Her profile is also not featured in the Divas section over on dot com. Kharma responded to the change with the following Tweets: Getting a flood of dm’s. I guess the cat’s out of the bag. […]
- Jim Ross posted the following on Twitter: Its going to be an exciting nite @ Full Sail University tonite. NXT Championship Tourney begins! Join us!! — Jim Ross (@JRsBBQ) July 12, 2012 – WWE has added Bam Bam Bigelow to the Alumni section on their official website. – Wrestling News World reader Brandon van […]
- The latest episode of WWE “Outside the Ring” features a behind-the-scenes look at the Raw 1000 commercial. You can watch it embedded in the video below:
WWE returns to the campus of Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida Thursday night for another set of NXT television tapings. The advertised main event featuring WWE stars is Cody Rhodes vs. Kane. Jim Ross will handle the play-by-play duties for the main events. We’ll have full taping results available here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com.
peHUB has a new article online on WWE investing in TOUT. The piece features a quote from Stephanie McMahon who says investing in startups is something the company is exploring. “Tout is really the first deal that we’ve done of this kind,” Stephanie said. “But we’re very opportunistic, so if the right opportunity came along, […]
Digital Spy has a new Q&A online with World Heavyweight Champion Sheamus. Below is an excerpt: How did it feel to beat Daniel Bryan in just 18 seconds? “It was phenomenal. It was my second WrestleMania, I had my whole family there. I opened the WrestleMania show, became the World Heavyweight Champion in 18 seconds […]
John Layfield has posted a video to his official YouTube channel, in which he gives his thoughts on Raw Supershow, some top WWE Superstars, Money in the Bank, and more. The video is embedded below:
WWE sent out a company release on Wednesday to note they will report its second quarter earnings for 2012 on Thursday, August 2, 2012. Below is the official press release: STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– WWE (NYSE:WWE) announced that it will report its 2012 second quarter results on August 2, 2012, before the opening of the market. […]