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Posted On September 3, 2014By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Rock Confirms Role In Upcoming DC Comics Movie

The Rock confirmed on Twitter today that he will be playing Black Adam in the upcoming DC Comics movie for Shazam. Black Adam is Shazam’s nemesis. The Rock tweeted: "Kneel at his feet or get crushed by his boot." My honor to become.. #BlackAdam #TheAntiHero #DCComics pic.twitter.com/Qk55eNf3R7 — Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) September 3, 2014Read More
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- For those still wondering, the split between The Bella Twins was something the Total Divas producers wanted for season 3. WWE is just producing this current split angle for Total Divas. They will likely be back together before the end of season 3. – WWE is billing Monday’s RAW from Baltimore as the Season Premiere. Confirmed so far is Bray Wyatt vs. Chris Jericho in a Cage Match, Roman Reigns vs. Randy Orton and Jerry Springer hosting a Bella Twins Intervention. – WWE has released a new $9.99 t-shirtRead More
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There’s talk of more TNA office departures in the last week according to PWInsider and the Talk Is TNA podcast. Talk Is TNA reports that TNA live events are on hiatus for the foreseeable future as the company is focusing on TV for now. Some of the releases in the last week were reportedly from the live event department. After this weekend’s tapings in North Carolina & Virginia, TNA has tapings next week in Bethlehem, PA and then the Bound For Glory pay-per-view from Tokyo in October. After Bound ForRead More
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Posted On September 3, 2014By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE’s Strategic Partnership With Social Media Website Tout Finished?

It appears WWE’s relationship with the social media website Tout has ended. WWE has not used their main Tout page since July 12th and NXT has not used their page since May 25th. Several WWE talents have gone months without using the service and the last Superstar account was active in June. WWE invested $5,000 with Tout back in July 2012 and entered into a two-year strategic partnership with the company. It looks like that partnership expired and they chose not to renew it. It was reported in 2012 thatRead More
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- Former WWE star Funaki has recently tweeted about how Kenta was settling in to his new surroundings in Orlando. Funaki also said he truly feels Kenta’s motivation when Kenta calls him to catch up. There is a lot of fan speculation among the NXT regulars that we could see Kenta, Kevin Steen or Prince Devitt at least work a dark match at next week’s Takeover 2 event or the TV tapings. – Enzo Amore, Big Cass and NXT Diva Carmella have a new vignette on Facebook at this linkRead More
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Former WWE star Evan Bourne and his brother Mike Sydal have both turned down deals for the new El Rey Network Lucha Underground series that AAA is involved with. PWMania.com reported that The Young Bucks and Frankie Kazarian also turned down deals. Many wrestlers are hesitant to sign with the series due to the terms of the deal and the discrepancy in pay being offered to various talents. Former WWE Tough Enough participant Martin Casaus has signed on for the series. Former WWE creative writer Chris “Big Dick Johnson” DeJosephRead More
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- Tonight’s episode of TNA Impact Wrestling will feature Eric Young vs. Bobby Roode in a #1 contender’s match, Taryn Terrell vs. Gail Kim for the Knockouts Title, an open challenge from World Heavyweight Champion Bobby Lashley and Manik vs. Homicide vs. DJ Zema Ion vs. Tigre Uno vs. Crazzy Steve in a X Division #1 contender’s match. Dixie Carter tweeted the following on Tuesday about the Taryn vs. Gail match: Love my KOs! @gailkimITSME vs @TheTarynTerrell is the best feud in women’s wrestling & we get another match TOMORROWRead More
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- Scotland Now recently listed former WWE Superstar Drew McIntyre on their Scotland’s Manliest Men list. Drew commented on the list and “challenged” Chuck Norris: Pretty cool to be in the manliest men of all time. Alright @andy_murray you're in there, lets batter Chuck Norris http://t.co/eSNz1YAHEI — Drew Galloway (@TheDrewMcIntyre) August 30, 2014 – Lisa Marie Varon’s Squared Circle restaurant in Chicago will have a special Paul Heyman Night on September 27th. Varon and friends will be watching WWE’s new Heyman DVD in the restaurant. Two nights later, Varon will hostRead More
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- Check out the updated WWE DVD schedule for the rest of 2014: * September 6th – SummerSlam 2014 DVD and Blu-ray * September 23rd – The Best of Sting DVD and Blu-ray * October 7th – Brothers of Destruction DVD * October 14th – John Cena: Greatest Rivalries DVD and Blu-ray * October 21st – Night of Champions 2014 DVD * November 4th – The Attitude Era: Volume 2 DVD and Blu-ray * November 18th – Macho Man: The Randy Savage Story DVD and Blu-ray * November 25th –Read More
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- Kevin Nash, Melina and Thea Trinidad (Rosita) will be hosting a Shenanigans party at the San Jose Bar & Grill in San Jose, California during WrestleMania 31 weekend next year. DJ Zema Ion will be doing the music. A $149.99 ticket includes appetizers all night, 5 drinks, a photograph with the stars named above and two others TBA, plus a red carpet meet & greet with the stars. A promo for the event is below: – Next week’s episode of The Monday Night War will focus on Mick Foley.Read More
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Team 3D’s Wrestling Academy issued the following: Team 3D Academy and “Hope for a Single Mom” Fight To End Breast Cancer Melbourne, Florida – September 13, 2014 –The Team 3D Academy of Professional Wrestling and Sports Entertainment, lead by Former WWE/TNA Superstar Devon Hughes, p/k/a Brother Devon, is proud to announce that they will be teaming with the “Hope for a Single Mom” charity for a third consecutive year. This year’s event will be held on September 13, 2014 at the Melbourne Auditorium in Melbourne, FL. The event’s festivities willRead More
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Watch several video highlights from WWE Main Event.Read More
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Former WWE Superstar and good friend of Jake “The Snake” Roberts, Sinn Bodhi posted the following update on Jake Roberts on Tuesday evening: “UPDATE on Jake The Snake Roberts: Great news!… Docs took Jake off ventilator way earlier then expected! He is kicking ass on his spirometer breathing tests…If he keeps up this pace he will not need to go back on Ventilator so everyone please cross your fingers! Jake finally can speak for the first time since last Wed… Late last night (while still ventilated & unable to speak)Read More
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Check out the full schedule for Wednesday, day 193 of the WWE Network launch: 12:00 am ET – Monday Night War: 9/1/14. Shawn Michaels and Triple H help usher in WWE’s ‘Attitude Era’, bringing an edgier element to Monday Night Raw. 1:00 am ET – WWE Beyond The Ring: 7/13/14. The Very Best of Nitro showcases the groundbreaking Cruiserweight Division, celebrities and the introduction of the Nitro Girls! 2:00 am ET – Total Divas: 11/17/13. Nikki moves in with John Cena but he has a shocking demand. Brie’s personal lifeRead More
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- One of PWMania.com’s correspondents at Tuesday’s WWE SmackDown tapings in Lincoln noted that WWE continued to tease a Fatal 4 Way for the Divas Title at Night of Champions with Nikki Bella vs. Brie Bella vs. AJ Lee vs. Paige. It also appears Goldust and Stardust will get their WWE Tag Team Title shot at Night of Champions. – PWMania.com reported earlier today that Brie Bella tweeted and apologized for hitting her sister on last night’s RAW. Nikki Bella tweeted the following response tonight: I accept your apology, Brie.Read More
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- Alberto Del Rio appeared with AAA officials and wrestlers for a Ring & Rockstars 3 press conference today at the Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya to promote a September 14th event at the venue. This will be Del Rio’s official AAA return. He will team with La Parka and Myzteziz (the former Sin Cara) to face Texano Jr., Averno and El Hijo del Perro Arguayo. Del Rio reportedly got the non-compete clause that WWE was trying to enforce thrown out. Here is a translated quote, courtesy of SuperLuchas.net: “ItRead More
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- Ring of Honor’s All Star Extravaganza 6 iPPV is now available to pre-order through ROHWrestling.com in the PPV section. This is ROH’s first live show since their live pay-per-view debut with Best in the World in June and is being hosted by uStream, who are getting out of the public live streaming business, with the feed being broadcast through ROH’s website. If you’re a ringside member you get 25% off ASE 6 and all future ROH iPPV events. – The following is the hype video for All Star Extravaganza’sRead More
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Posted On September 2, 2014By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

Spoilers: WWE SmackDown Taping Results For 9/5

WWE taped the September 5, 2014 WWE SmackDown episode from the Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln, Nebraska. Here are WWE SmackDown spoilers. Dark Matches * Naomi defeated Cameron with the Rear View. * Adam Rose defeated Titus O’Neil with a quick roll-up. Titus got on the mic and demanded a rematch. Rose came back in the ring and defeated Titus with the Party Foul. Rose’s Bunny came in the ring after the match and humiliated Titus. WWE SmackDown * John Cena opens SmackDown and talks about how everyone should stopRead More
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- WWE has announced that John Cena will be appearing on Friday’s SmackDown. – The dark match in between Tuesday’s WWE Main Event and SmackDown tapings in Lincoln, Nebraska saw Adam Rose defeat Titus O’Neil with a quick roll-up. Titus got on the mic and demanded a rematch. Rose came back in the ring and defeated Titus with the Party Foul. Rose’s Bunny came in the ring after the match and humiliated Titus. – Monday night’s WWE RAW ranked #4 among non-sporting events for the night in Nielsen’s new TwitterRead More