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Titus O’Neil recently appeared on The Turnbuckle Weekly with Chuck Carroll to promote WWE’s SmackDown taping in Seattle next Tuesday. He talked about how Slater Gator came about – WWE was short-staffed in Japan and needed a team to face The Usos. Below are some other highlights: Darren Young injury update: “It’s coming along excellent… I talked to him last week because a couple of my friends went to a concert with him and his partner, Nicky. It was a Maxwell concert. He’s doing well and he’ll comeback, I’m sure,Read More
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TNA’s website posted a storyline update on Dixie Carter, noting that she was removed from the ring by medics and taken to the backstage area after being power bombed through a table on Impact Wrestling last night. The storyline is that Dixie was sent to the Emergency Room at Centennial Hospital, where she was immediately seen by an orthopedic surgeon, neurologist and radiologist. Tests later confirmed that Dixie has L2 and L3 Transverse Process Fractures as well as a hairline rib fracture. They added that Dixie has been released fromRead More
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- The Summer-Renee Protection Agency is featured in the latest episode of The JBL & Cole Show: – J Sports in Japan will air a special on Monday night about Kenta signing with WWE. – WWE stock was up 0.51% today, closing at $13.75 per share. Today’s high was $13.90 and the low was $13.56. – Bad News Barrett did a Q&A with IGN earlier this week at this link.Read More
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Earlier PWMania.com posted video of Chris Jericho helping WWE fans Daniel House and his girlfriend Mikala get engaged in the ring at Thursday’s WWE live event in Melbourne, Australia. Daniel’s daughter was also in the ring. Daniel is the same fan from Tasmania that Jericho recently interviewed on a special edition of his podcast. Daniel has terminal cancer. Before the live event, Jericho ran Daniel’s idea for the engagement by Triple H, who gave it his approval. Jericho told WWE.com: “Everyone at WWE agreed it was the cool thing toRead More
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- WWE’s shop website has released all new “U Can’t C Me” gear for John Cena: – Another new screenshot of Randy Orton in WWE 2K15 has been released, as seen below. IGN reports that the new Orton screenshots are specifically marked “work in progress” by 2K Sports while the Cena screenshot from earlier this week was not. IGN will be releasing more 2K15 details on Monday and Tuesday. – WWE Chief Revenue and Marketing Officer Michelle Wilson sold 22,000 shares of WWE stock on August 5th at $13.22 eachRead More
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Check out this video of Randy Orton’s encounter with a fan that he later referred to as “the Latino Ms. Piggy” on his Twitter. Her friends are recording her encounter with Orton outside of a gym in Texas. They’re seen snapping the same photo that Orton later shared on Twitter with the “Ms. Piggy” caption. Orton later deleted the tweet and apologized. TMZ reported that Orton’s girlfriend has had problems with the fan on social media. The fan, Kayla Gomez, later tweeted the following: “Let’s get one thing straight. @RandyOrtonRead More
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Posted On August 8, 2014By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Specials

Photos: New WWE 2K15 Screenshots Featuring Randy Orton

Check out the latest WWE 2K15 screenshot with Randy Orton. As PWMania.com reported, these improved graphics are for the current-gen consoles. Click Here To Pre-Order WWE 2K15Read More
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Posted On August 8, 2014By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Latest Alberto Del Rio Update, Teams Advance In WWE NXT Tournament

- WWE has moved Alberto Del Rio to their Alumni roster. He still has some merchandise left on WWE’s shop website but only the t-shirt from 2013 and an action figure. – The teams of Enzo Amore & Big Cass and Sami Zayn & Adam Rose won their matches on Thursday night’s WWE NXT episode to advance in the tag team tournament to crown new #1 contenders. Next week’s episode will feature Sin Cara & Kalisto vs. Buddy Murphy & Wesley Blake in a tournament match.Read More
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As PWMania.com reported, WWE released Alberto Del Rio on Thursday for what they called an incident with an employee. A third source has now reported that Del Rio allegedly slapped a WWE.com worker at this week’s TV tapings. The story going around is that Del Rio said he was responding to something said that he felt was racist in nature. It was also said that WWE will not be commenting on the situation beyond the announcement that was made on their website yesterday. PWMania.com also reported how Del Rio hasRead More
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- WWE made an investment of $2 million in preferred stock of a software appliance developer back on March 14th of this year. – Hulk Hogan’s ex-wife Linda Bollea is being sued by her former boyfriend Charley Hill, the same man who went to school with daughter Brooke Hogan and son Nick Hogan. Linda began dating Hill when she was 47 and he was 19. The couple was together for four years before breaking up in 2012. Hill filed a lawsuit for $1.5 million saying Linda forced him to performRead More
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PWMania.com reported yesterday that Triple H had the following to say about UFC at the Needham fireside chat earlier this week: “UFC is not really a competitor to us. I explain it to our talent. They are like boxing. It’s completely different from what we are. We’re like the movie Rocky. We’re a story. We’re a great story that just happens to take place in the wrestling ring. In a boxing match, you’ll watch one time. You’re not going to go back and watch it a bunch of times unlessRead More
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- Dixie Carter going through the table on Thursday night’s Impact Wrestling episode was designed as her exit from the storylines. Below is footage from after the segment: – It’s being reported that this week’s TNA tapings were sold out but both of our correspondents reported seeing security fill seats in and our correspondent at Thursday night’s tapings noted that despite what was said by TNA workers at the tapings, plenty of tickets were available on Ticketmaster right before the tapings began. – Spike TV President Kevin Kay was inRead More
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- WWE artist Rob Schamberger will be in Los Angeles for SummerSlam weekend and beginning on August 15th, he will be painting outside of the live panel discussions at Nokia Theatre LA Live. Schamberger will be painting none other than Steve Austin. Fans can stop by his booth to purchase prints and watch him in action. – On this day back in 2010, WWE signed former Ring of Honor Champion Tyler Black to a developmental deal. Black is now known as Money In the Bank winner Seth Rollins. – TheRead More
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Paul Heyman recently spoke with the Ring Rust Radio team about SummerSlam, the future of WWE, if he would ever consider running a company, like ECW, again as well as the newly released DVD detailing the highlights of his career in professional wrestling entitled, “Ladies and Gentlemen, My Name is Paul Heyman” and more. Here are the highlights and audio below: SummerSlam is Sunday, August 17, on the WWE Network. Your client, Brock Lesnar, will be fighting John Cena for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship. After being behind one ofRead More
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- Samoa Joe defeated Low Ki and Sanada to become the new TNA X Division Champion on Thursday night’s Impact Wrestling episode. This is his 5th run with the title. – TNA’s next set of tapings will take place in September from the Manhattan Center in New York City. No date has been confirmed but those will be the final episodes before Bound For Glory. – We noted before that TNA filmed the Hardcore Justice edition of Impact Wrestling to air on August 21st but they also filmed the NoRead More
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- WWE taped the following matches for tonight’s SmackDown: * Seth Rollins vs. Dolph Ziggler * Big Show and Mark Henry vs. Ryback and Curtis Axel * Sin Cara defeated vs. Sandow * Paige vs. Natalya * Rusev vs. Big E * Dean Ambrose vs. Randy Orton – Former TNA personality Scott D’Amore turns 40 years old today while former Women’s Champion Sable turns 47. Also, today would have been the 86th birthday of the legendary Lord Alfred Hayes. – Below are post-NXT reactions from Bayley, Charlotte, Enzo Amore andRead More
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- Several Ring of Honor stars will be missing tomorrow nights TV taping in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ROH World Tag Team Champions reDRagon, Bobby Fish and Kyle O’Reilly, Adam Cole, Michael Bennett and Maria Kanellis are absent as they will be representing ROH at New Japan Pro Wrestling’s G1 Climax 24 Final in the Seibu Dome, which is expected to take place in-front of more than 40,000 people. reDRagon will be challenging the Timesplitters, Alex Shelley and KUSHIDA for the IWGP Jr. Tag Team Championships and Michael Bennett and Adam ColeRead More
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- Ring of Honor has released a hype video for the main event of tomorrow nights TV taping from the National Guard Armory in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where Cedric Alexander challenges “Unbreakable” Michael Elgin for the ROH World Championship. Alexander earned his chance by winning the Golden Gauntlet on last weeks edition of Ring of Honor Wrestling. – Also at tomorrow nights TV taping, Christopher Daniels and Frankie Kazarian will face Matt and Nick Jackson, The Young Bucks for the first time ever in Ring of Honor. Daniels and Kazarian hadRead More
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- Tomorrow night Ring of Honor will tape for television from the National Guard Armory in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, here’s the official line-up as announced via ROHWrestling.com: ROH World Championship “Unbreakable” Michael Elgin vs. Cedric Alexander ROH World TV Championship Jay Lethal (c) w/ House of Truth vs. ACH First Time Ever In Ring of Honor Christopher Daniels & Frankie Kazarian vs. The Young Bucks The Briscoes vs. War Machine (Hanson and Ray Rowe) Tommasso Ciampa vs. Rocky Romero Brian Kendrick vs. “The Last Real Man” Silas Young The Streak RDRead More