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- As seen on Wednesday night’s Impact Wrestling, Christy Hemme announced she is pregnant and her baby is due on New Year’s Eve. She recently spoke with FitPregnancy.com about the news: “I knew that I would love being pregnant, but I am surprised by how much. Setting aside the not so fun stuff like being sick, feeling our little wee one move around and kick everyday literally brings me to tears. It’s unforgettable. I can already feel that I will miss this part, so I’m making sure I enjoy everyRead More
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Regarding what Bully Ray told the TNA crew backstage at the live event on Sunday night, he didn’t say he was gone yet but was saying his goodbyes because he thought he was on his way out. Based on what he was saying to some of the wrestlers, he believes he may never be back with TNA. TNA and Bully were in talks for a new deal but couldn’t come to terms, similar to the situation with AJ Styles and others in the past year or so. There’s talk thatRead More
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Henry Cejudo, who was the 2008 Olympic gold medalist in free style wrestling, recently confirmed to MMAJunkie.com that he almost signed with WWE but chose UFC instead. Before he made his decision, Cejudo was scheduled to come to WWE SummerSlam to meet with company officials. He had been pitched the idea of becoming WWE’s top Latino babyface and they told him they would groom him to become the new Rey Mysterio. He told MMAJunkie.com: “It was something that was actually in the works. One of their talent scouts (Gerald Brisco)Read More
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- WWE taped the following matches for tonight’s NXT episode: * Becky Lynch vs. Charlotte * The Vaudevillians Simon Gotch & Aiden English vs. Big Cass and Enzo Amore in a tournament match * Mojo Rawley vs. Steve Cutler * Sami Zayn and Adam Rose vs. Kalisto and Sin Cara in a tournament match * Tyson Kidd vs. Tyler Breeze – In the video below, WWE NXT Diva Alexa Bliss hypes the September 11th NXT Takeover 2 special on the WWE Network:Read More
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Check out the full schedule for Thursday, day 180 of the WWE Network launch: 1:00 am ET – WWE SummerSlam 2014: 8/17/14. When the sun goes down, the action heats up! Do not miss John Cena, Brock Lesnar, Roman Reigns and more in the biggest event of the summer. 4:00 am ET – Best of Raw: 8/11/97. Shawn Michaels promises to reveal his special insurance policy on Raw when he makes his return to action against Mankind in the main event. 6:00 am ET – Journey to SummerSlam: 8/20/14. WitnessRead More
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- WWE Hall of Famer Bret Hart takes the challenge in this video: – Below is video of WWE Superstar Darren Young doing the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge: – Below is video of former WWE Diva Maryse taking the challenge: Post by Maryse Ouellet. – Finally, below are videos of WWE NXT Diva Alexa Bliss taking the challenge:Read More
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Posted On August 20, 2014By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

TNA Hardcore Justice Results – August 20, 2014

Stairway To Janice: Abyss vs Bram They start brawling right off the bell and within the first minute, a ladder gets set up in the corner and Abyss suplexes Bram onto it. They brawl out to the floor and Bram starts working Abyss over with trash can shots. Abyss responds by bringing a pair of barbed wire boards into the ring and bashing Bram’s face into the ring steps, busting him open. Abyss sets the boards up in the corners and tries to slam Bram onto one, but Bram breaksRead More
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Watch several video highlights from TNA Hardcore Justice.Read More
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David Shoemaker, author of The Squared Circle: Life, Death and Professional Wrestling, noted on his Twitter that he’s heard Daniel Bryan needs Tommy John surgery and will be out at least 3 more months. Shoemaker also is a journalist for Grantland.com and Deadspin.com. He wrote: “I’m hearing Daniel Bryan needs Tommy John surgery and will be out at least 3 more months.” Tommy John Surgery is a procedure where the ulnar collateral ligament in the medial elbow is replaced with a tendon from somewhere else in the body. The procedureRead More
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Variety reports that actor Ken Jeong will be starring in a new WWE Studios comedy with Hulk Hogan and David Hasselhoff. The movie is scheduled for a 2015 release some time. The movie is currently being developed under the working title Untitled Celebrity Death Pool. It will feature Jeong playing a struggling nightclub owner who racks up a large debt from a loan shark, and then sets out to win a long-running celebrity death pool by trying to kill Hasselhoff. Hogan will be making a cameo appearance and other celebritiesRead More
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Posted On August 20, 2014By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Details On Journey To SummerSlam Special On The WWE Network

WWE sent out the following press release: Tonight, WWE Network will premiere a new one-hour special, Journey to SummerSlam, at 8/7C. Program Description: As the Shield, they were the most dominant faction inside the ring, taking the entire WWE by storm. Now, the Hounds of Justice have disbanded, and all roads lead to SummerSlam. Witness the journey of three superstars – Seth Rollins, Dean Ambrose, and Roman Reigns – from their humble beginnings en route to the biggest event of the summer, SummerSlam 2014. SummerSlam 2014 aired live on WWERead More
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The idea behind Brock Lesnar destroying John Cena for the WWE World Heavyweight Title at SummerSlam was to put Lesnar the monster over as strong as possible and to make him break away from the pack. They also wanted to get Cena over for not giving up in a situation as brutal as that, and for taking the beating. On a related note, WWE filmed segments with Lesnar backstage at Monday’s RAW in Las Vegas to air on future episodes of RAW since he’s not booked every week. (Source: WrestlingRead More
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PWMania.com reported how Rey Mysterio was essentially forced to stay under contract with WWE for one more year due to a clause in WWE contracts that allows the company to extend a contract if their performers miss a certain amount of time due to injuries. When Rey’s WWE contract expired this year, he reportedly told Triple H that he was not interested in renewing the deal. The two reportedly had a handshake agreement that WWE and Rey would go their separate ways. Vince McMahon then had Mark Carrano from TalentRead More
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- While Dean Ambrose may be developing a strong following on his own pretty quickly in WWE, officials do not see him as being ready for a main event spot yet. – Big Show is telling people that he’s the lightest he has been in 15 years. Show is currently signed to WWE through 2018. – Former WWE star Zach Gowen, who entered WWE-sponsored rehab in 2010 for alcohol and drugs, recently spoke to Slam! Wrestling about turning his life around. Gowen, who still works the indie scene, thanked VinceRead More
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Alberto Del Rio will reportedly be doing media appearances in the United States soon to go into more details about what happened with his WWE departure. Del Rio’s representatives have contacted indie wrestling promoters in the US and said that Del Rio will be taking bookings for autograph signings and matches in the US very soon because he doesn’t feel that WWE’s one-year non-compete that keeps him from doing MMA and pro wrestling, while not paying him, will hold up in court. Del Rio’s asking price for indie bookings isRead More
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Since Summer Rae was away filming The Marine 4 for part of Total Divas filming, Rosa Mendes will be playing the lead heel role on the upcoming season. The storyline is that Rosa returns to wreak havoc on everyone in WWE after being gone for 18 months. Regarding The Bella Twins splitting up, Total Divas producers reportedly wanted them to be at odds with each other but it’s unknown if WWE did the angle because they wanted to do it or because the producers wanted it done. We do knowRead More
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- Part of the reason why Hornswoggle is back on WWE TV with El Torito is because WWE wants him on TV in a babyface role for the release of Leprechaun: Origins. – Jeff Cobb, who represented Guam in the 2004 Olympics, will be getting a tryout with WWE at the next camp in Orlando in September. Cobb, who is older than 30 years old and under 6 feet tall, has great athletic agility and can wrestle. He’s said to be one of the best Northern California indie wrestlers outRead More
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Kurt Angle recently made inquiries about returning to WWE. Angle spoke to Triple H on the phone and was said to be pretty much blown off. Angle then called Vince McMahon but Vince told him that Triple H makes the talent decisions now. This led to Triple H being upset with Angle for trying to go over his head. This was all confirmed by Mark Madden, who had Angle on his show, and other sources. (Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter)Read More
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TNA issued the following: STATEMENT ON IMPACT WRESTLING AND SPIKE TELEVISION NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Aug. 20, 2014) – TNA President Dixie Carter issued the following statement today: “IMPACT WRESTLING will remain a vital part of Spike TV’s programming on Wednesday nights, 9/8c, through the end of the year. Negotiations remain ongoing beyond this time frame.” Tonight marks IMPACT WRESTLING’s official move to Wednesday nights. Tune in at 9/8c for the most anticipated night of hardcore wrestling on television. One of TNA’s most popular annual Pay-Per-Views “Hardcore Justice,” will be featured tonight,Read More