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sean-ohaire

Posted On September 9, 2014By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Former WWE and WCW Star Sean O’Haire Passes Away

Former WCW star Scotty Riggs wrote on his Twitter this evening that former WWE and WCW star Sean O’Haire has passed away. Riggs wrote: Just got a message that former wrestler Sean O' Haire has passed away. #RIPSeanOHaire — RIGGS (@realscottyriggs) September 10, 2014 An obituary for O’Haire can be found at this link. He died at his home in Spartanburg, South Carolina on Monday. He was 43. A Celebration of Life visitation will be held from 1:00-3:00pm on Saturday, September 13th at his home at 510 Hampton Drive, Spartanburg,Read More
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- NXT Tag Team Champions The Ascension made their main roster TV debuts on Tuesday’s episode of WWE Main Event. They defeated Los Matadores in the main event of the show. – The dark match before Tuesday’s WWE Main Event tapings in Wilkes-Barre, PA saw Sami Zayn defeat Tyson Kidd. – The dark match in between Tuesday’s Main Event and the SmackDown tapings saw NXT Champion Adrian Neville defeat Tyler Breeze with Red Arrow. – Chris Jericho noted that the cast of Total Divas will be his Talk Is JerichoRead More
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Posted On September 9, 2014By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

Spoilers: WWE SmackDown Taping Results For 9/12

WWE taped the September 12, 2014 WWE SmackDown episode from the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, PA. Here are WWE SmackDown spoilers. Dark Matches * Sami Zayn defeated Tyson Kidd. – NXT Champion Adrian Neville defeated Tyler Breeze with Red Arrow. SmackDown * The Usos, Mark Henry and Big Show defeat Erick Rowan, Luke Harper, Stardust and Goldust to kick off SmackDown. * Bo Dallas defeated Justin Gabriel. Jack Swagger was at ringside taunting Bo. Bo looked great and got the win with the bulldog. * PaigeRead More
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- Diamond Dallas Page noted to F4Wonline.com today that Chris Jericho texted him last night after RAW and said he believes he may have broken his toe while doing the Lionsault in the cage match against Bray Wyatt – While Kenta won’t be wrestling at Thursday’s WWE NXT Takeover 2 event, the angle he does with Ric Flair on that show will likely set up his debut match at the Friday night NXT TV tapings. (Source: F4Wonline.com)Read More
nightofchampions

Posted On September 9, 2014By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Two Singles Matches Added To WWE Night Of Champions Pay-Per-View

Below is the updated card for the September 21st WWE Night of Champions pay-per-view after tonight’s Main Event: WWE World Heavyweight Title Match John Cena vs. Brock Lesnar WWE Tag Team Title Match Stardust and Goldust vs. The Usos WWE Intercontinental Title Match The Miz vs. Dolph Ziggler WWE United States Title Match Cesaro vs. Sheamus WWE Divas Title Match Nikki Bella vs. AJ Lee vs. Paige Rusev vs. Mark Henry Roman Reigns vs. Seth Rollins Chris Jericho vs. Randy OrtonRead More
wwemainevent

Posted On September 9, 2014By Joe D'AgostinoIn News, Results

WWE Main Event Results – September 9th, 2014

WWE Main Event Results – September 9th, 2014 We are live for Main Event and are told that two matches are now made official for Night of Champions. Roman Reigns will face Seth Rollins and Randy Orton will fight Chris Jericho. Out comes Seth Rollins. Rollins grabs the mic and welcomes us to “Where are they now” starring the Shield. He says that all three of them put the entire industry on notice. He then asks where they all are now. He starts with Dean Ambrose. He says he isRead More
ROH Michael Elgin
- Former ROH World Champion “Unbreakable” Michael Elgin has taken to Facebook to vent his frustrations at the current predicament he finds himself in. Following this past Saturday’s All Star Extravaganza VI iPPV in Toronto, Canada, Elgin was scheduled to appear at independent promotion Absolute Intense Wrestling’s show in Cleveland, Ohio, but had to cancel as he was stopped at the border and rejected permission to re-enter the United States as his VISA had expired. Elgin, a native of Canada who lives in America, has now found himself stranded inRead More
roh
- Earlier today at ROHWrestling.com, Sinclair Broadcasting, the parent company of Ring of Honor announced that they had come to terms with WATL-TV out of Atlanta to broadcast Ring of Honor Wrestling, the first non-SBG station to do so since the purchase of Ring of Honor by SBG in 2011. You can read the entire press release below: BALTIMORE (September 9, 2014) — Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) (the “Company” or “Sinclair”) announced today that it has entered into its first syndication deal for the Company’s Ring of HonorRead More
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Posted On September 9, 2014By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Raw Viewership Up With Competiton From Two NFL Games

Monday’s episode of WWE RAW drew 3.986 million viewers, up from last week’s 3.92 million viewers. For this week’s show, the first hour drew 3.984 million viewers, the second hour drew 4.162 million viewers and the final hour drew 3.814 million viewers. RAW was #3 for the night on cable behind the NFL and VH1’s Love & Hip Hop Atlanta. Last night’s Monday Night Football NFL games drew 13.728 million viewers and 11.515 million viewers.Read More
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- Dean Ambrose is now confirmed by WWE for the September 22nd WWE RAW from Memphis, TN. This is the night after the Night of Champions pay-per-view. There was some speculation that Ambrose may appear at Night of Champions as he will be done filming WWE Studios’ Lockdown that weekend. Ambrose was previously being advertised by the Bridgestone Arena, the site of Night of Champions, but he is no longer listed. – WWE officials have confirmed that Kenta will not be wrestling at Thursday’s NXT Takeover 2 event. He willRead More
vince-russo
- We noted earlier that Vince Russo had the following to say in an interview with Pro Wrestling Report about Spike TV not being a good partner for TNA: “I’ve been holding this back for years and I finally get to say this. I felt like Hannibal Lecter when he was strapped in and had his mouth wired shut. Spike TV is a horrible partner. Why TNA would ever want to partner with Spike is beyond me unless there were no other options. If Spike TV were the only optionRead More
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Regarding Batista’s status, Marvel Studios are currently restructuring his contract that will likely see him get more money due to the success of Guardians of the Galaxy. This will also lock Batista in for a number of other Marvel movies. Batista is slated for Guardians of the Galaxy 2 as well as the 3rd Avengers movie, where he will have a significant role. That movie will be a few years down the road as the 2nd Avengers movie isn’t scheduled to be released until May 2015. Batista’s people in HollywoodRead More
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- Chris Jericho wrote the following on Instagram about his dive from the top of the steel cage on Monday night’s RAW: “I haven’t done this since an indie show near #Calgary in 1993. Guess I was just waiting for the right time to bust it out again… What’s that? I’m 43 now? NO WAY!!!! #thatshowyadoitkids #baltimorerocks #y2jisbackbaby #wweraw @wwe” – We noted before that a WWE Slam City DVD was expected to be a UK exclusive release but it’s now been added to the WWE DVD schedule in AustraliaRead More
adrian-neville
- WWE NXT stars Adrian Neville, Sami Zayn, Tyler Breeze and Tyson Kidd are featured in the following Fallout video from last night’s RAW: – WWE’s recent tour of Japan was not as successful as the numbers first indicated. WWE announced 6,176 and 12,000+ in attendance for the two shows at Sumo Hall in Tokyo and 6,048 for the show in Osaka. The second number for Sumo Hall is impossible as there are only 11,066 seats in the arena. The actual in-building numbers were 5,000 and 11,000 for Sumo HallRead More
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- WWE officials are hoping that Daniel Bryan will be back in time for November’s Survivor Series pay-per-view. However, they do not want to rush Bryan back and risk another injury. – There’s talk within WWE that the man behind The Bunny costume with Adam Rose will be Darren Young. (Source: PWInsider)Read More
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- Triple H will be holding a NXT Takeover 2 press conference on Wednesday. – WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross will be appearing at Homeland Grocery store on Lindsey Street in Norman, Oklahoma this Saturday from 12 noon until 2pm. There will be free food, photos and autographs. – The WWE SuperCard mobile game now has more than 2.8 million downloads. Regarding in-game stats, there have been over 355 million regular cards drafted, more than 15 million rare cards drafted and more than 199 million exhibition games completed. –Read More
Vince McMahon
- WWE stock has been on the rise lately with the belief that opening the WWE Network up internationally will greatly increase the subscriber count. – The final rating for Friday’s WWE SmackDown was a 2.02 rating, up from last week’s 1.95 rating. As noted, the show drew 2.758 million viewers also up from last week’s 2.730 million viewers. – WWE’s website has a new poll asking fans who they are most excited to see on Total Divas this season – Natalya, Brie Bella, Nikki Bella, Cameron, Naomi, Eva Marie,Read More
seth-rollins
- Seth Rollins had a close call during Monday night’s RAW main event when he rushed the ring as the steel cage was lowering. As seen in the GIF below, Rollins almost got caught by one of the spikes that lower with the cage: – Indy wrestlers working Monday night’s WWE RAW as Rosebuds were Thea Trinidad (Rosita), Mandy Leon, Kacee Carlisle and Damien Darling. – The UK will receive a limited edition of WWE’s “John Cena: Rivalries” DVD and Blu-ray that comes out in October. The signed bundle willRead More
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- Tonight’s WWE Main Event and SmackDown tapings will take place from the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, PA. WWE has not announced anything for Main Event but set for SmackDown is Rusev vs. Mark Henry in an arm wrestling contest. Other stars advertised include Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins, Randy Orton, Chris Jericho and The Wyatt Family. – Shad Gaspard and JTG of Crime Time played in a celebrity football game hosted by Snoop Dogg over the weekend. The event raised money for cancer awareness. Some ofRead More