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Hulk Hogan recently appeared on The Matthew Aaron Show podcast and said he’s in the best shape of his life. He was asked if fans will see him in the ring again. Hogan replied: “Brother, my goal is to perform in the ring again, it’s not if, it’s when, I’ve been training like crazy, my back doesn’t hurt at all, my back’s perfect, now I’ve finally got by back straightened out and I’m really trying to get myself into shape because if you step inside that WWE ring you betterRead More
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As PWMania.com reported, next Monday’s RAW from Portland, Oregon will feature a Birthday Celebration for the returning Hulk Hogan. Scott Hall has been teasing a nWo reunion for RAW and it’s now confirmed that WWE has Scott Hall and Kevin Nash booked. There are plans for a nWo reunion segment with Hogan, Hall and Nash. Other names booked for next week’s Hogan Birthday Celebration are Paul Orndorff and Ric Flair. Jimmy Hart will also be there as he’s part of Hogan’s current WWE deal. Other names are expected to beRead More
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- As noted, WWE tryouts in Australia are currently underway. Former WWE talent Ricardo Rodriguez tweeted the following: I giggled at the list of ppl that went to Australia for "tryouts" when I asked I was told no. Because THEY have better knowing of talent ;) — Ricardo Rodriguez (@RRWWE) August 6, 2014 – WWE World Heavyweight Champion John Cena has another week off to film movies as he didn’t work Monday’s RAW or last night’s tapings and isn’t scheduled for any of this weekend’s WWE live events in AustraliaRead More
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Posted On August 6, 2014By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Specials

Photo: Triple H Does Photoshoot With The New WWE Title Belt

PWMania.com reported before that WWE was planning on slightly altering all championship belts to go along with the official launch of the new company logo, which happens on the RAW the night after SummerSlam. Below is a photo of Triple H at this week’s TV tapings, holding a new WWE Title belt at what looks like a photoshoot to show off the new strap.Read More
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- We can expect to see more plugs for the WWE Network’s $9.99 price point on RAW over the next few weeks. WWE felt they were close to making $9.99 another popular buzzword on RAW this week. – We noted that Rob Van Dam did not work the WWE Battleground pay-per-view because he was injured. There’s still no word yet on what kind of injury he has but according to PWInsider, he was not cleared to wrestle as of Monday. RVD noted on Twitter that he’s currently headed to AustraliaRead More
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- WWE’s new Network deal with Rogers Communications in Canada was actually finalized about a month ago but they waited to announce it with the quarterly earnings to help improve how everything looked. There are no current negotiations with other cable providers for a similar deal but WWE officials are open to the idea. – WWE Divas Champion AJ Lee tweeted the following about last night’s Main Event: Got groped by Summer & Paige told me she loved me… I must have that "off the market" appeal going for meRead More
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- Next Tuesday night’s episode of WrestleMania Rewind on the WWE Network will feature Steve Austin vs. The Rock from WrestleMania 15. – The WWE RAW Backstage Pass will return after next Monday’s RAW from Portland. – WWE VP of Community Relations Mary Ellen Curran is now on Twitter at @maryellenwwe. – WrestleCade Champion Matt Hardy issues an open challenge for the annual WrestleCade event that takes place on November 29th in Winston-Salem, North Carolina this year:Read More
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Robbie E recently spoke with NJ.com and talked about filming CBS’ The Amazing Race with his girlfriend Brooke Tessmacher: “It did involve fitness but some things involved patience. Some things involved intelligence. I wanted to give up, I mean, everyone does. It taught me to just learn to be patient with myself.” The article notes that while the show airs on CBS beginning September 26th, Robbie won’t be allowed to appear on TNA’s Impact Wrestling on Spike TV due to his contract. This means Robbie will likely be off theRead More
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- Many of the WWE talents left for Australia Tuesday night. WWE has a live event scheduled for the Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on Thursday. Ric Flair, Roman Reigns, Chris Jericho, Kane, The Wyatt Family, Sheamus, Cesaro, Rob Van Dam, The Miz, Kofi Kingston, Fandango, The Usos and Nikki Bella are advertised. – The #1 contender’s tournament for a shot at the WWE NXT Tag Team Titles will kick off on this week’s NXT episode with Enzo Amore & Big Cass vs. Jason Jordan & Tye Dillinger. – WWERead More
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- Wrestle-1 star Yasufumi Nakanoue, who appeared on TNA Lockdown earlier this year, recently spoke with Slam Wrestling and talked about wanting to work more with TNA: “I don’t know the specifics, but the relationship with TNA will be ongoing and it’s ultimately the W-1 office’s decision on whether or not I’ll be working there. Personally, I would love to.” – TNA will tape the September 4th and September 11th episodes of Impact Wrestling from New York City tonight. We will have live spoiler coverage later this evening. – TNA’sRead More
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- Jeff Hardy recently spoke with Donald Wood and the folks at Ring Rust Radio to promote last week’s TNA Destination X special. Below are the highlights from their conversation: You and your brother Matt, The Hardy Boys, are reuniting for Thursday’s Destination X edition of Impact Wrestling and will be squaring off against The Wolves in a Tag Team Championship match. What are your feelings about teaming up with your brother and challenging for the titles heading into the marquee match? Jeff Hardy: This week on Impact is beyondRead More
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We noted a few days back how Randy Orton re-posted a photo with female fan and called her Ms. Piggy. It turned out that the female had had “serious beef” with Orton’s girlfriend over comments made through social media. Orton then deleted the tweet and apologized on Monday. The fan, Kayla Gomez, tweeted the following this week: Let's get one thing straight. @RandyOrton blocked me because I said his balls were in his girlfriend's pocket. #RandyOrton — Kayla (@kgomez325) August 6, 2014 Orton replied with the following after Tuesday’s SmackDownRead More
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- Jeff Jarrett’s Global Force Wrestling issued the following this week: GFW INKS PARTNERSHIP WITH SOUTH AFRICAN PROMOTION NASHVILLE – Continuing to extend its reach, Global Force Wrestling has reached an agreement with yet another international partner.. Following partnerships with top promotions in Mexico, Japan and throughout Europe, GFW’s newest partnership is with World Wrestling Professionals out of Nelson Mandela Bay, South Africa, the biggest federation in the Southern Hemisphere. WWP puts on shows throughout Africa and India. “I have spent a significant amount of time wrestling in India, soRead More
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WWE Hall of Famer and First Diva Sunny stopped by Under the Mat Radio to discuss her feelings beginning in the business, rob stories and her new book. Here are the highlights: Sunny on how she got in the business: “Well my high school sweetheart was Chris Candido and I was going to college on a full academic scholarship, I was going to be a plastic surgeon. He got hired for Smokey Mountain in Knoxville, TN and I transferred schools down there. Within a month Jim Cornette hired me becauseRead More
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Check out the full schedule for Wednesday, day 165 of the WWE Network launch: 12:00 am ET – WrestleMania Rewind: 8/5/14. Rewind and Relive the rivalry between the last outlaws in WWE – The Undertaker and Triple H, and their epic match from WrestleMania XXVII. 1:00 am ET – WWE Countdown: 3/18/14. Counting down the top ten biggest backstabs ever in WWE history, as voted by the WWE Universe. 2:00 am ET – Total Divas: 9/1/13. The Divas go to Vegas for Nattie’s bachelorette party. Jojo’s friends warn her againstRead More
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Dean Ambrose will announce on this week’s SmackDown that his match with Seth Rollins at SummerSlam will be a Lumberjack Match. Here’s the updated card: WWE World Heavyweight Title Match Brock Lesnar vs. John Cena WWE Divas Title Match Paige vs. AJ Lee WWE Intercontinental Title Match Dolph Ziggler vs. The Miz Lumberjack Match Seth Rollins vs. Dean Ambrose Flag Match Rusev vs. Jack Swagger Chris Jericho vs. Bray Wyatt Erick Rowan and Luke Harper are banned from ringside. Stephanie McMahon vs. Brie Bella Randy Orton vs. Roman ReignsRead More
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Posted On August 5, 2014By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Specials

Photo: WWE Moving SmackDown Back To Thursday Nights Soon?

It appears WWE SmackDown will be moving back to Thursday nights. A photo below was taken by a fan at this week’s WWE tapings in Texas. The SmackDown advertisement on the side of WWE’s recently re-done production truck says the show will be airing on Thursday nights on Syfy at 8pm EST.Read More
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Watch several video highlights from WWE Main Event.Read More
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Posted On August 5, 2014By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

Spoilers: Full WWE SmackDown Taping Results For 8/8

WWE taped the August 8, 2014 WWE SmackDown episode from the Laredo Energy Arena in Laredo, Texas. Here are WWE SmackDown spoilers. WWE SmackDown * There were a lot of recap videos featured. * Dean Ambrose kicks off SmackDown with an in-ring promo. Seth Rollins interrupts from the stage. Ambrose announces a Lumberjack Match for SummerSlam. Rollins picks Ambrose’s opponent for tonight and it’s Randy Orton. * Seth Rollins defeated Dolph Ziggler. * Big Show and Mark Henry defeated Ryback and Curtis Axel. * Sin Cara defeated Damien Sandow. *Read More