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PWMania.com reported last week that the new wrestler being teased by TNA is none other than women’s wrestler Jessicka Havok. A leaked photo from a TNA program has surfaced online and shows Havok in her first official TNA photo. It lists her finisher as Air Raid Crash and her Twitter handle as @HavokTNA. That account is registered but not being used yet. If TNA taped everything in order this week, Havok will debut on the September 11th episode by attacking Gail Kim and Taryn Terrell. She will appear again onRead More
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Triple H re-tweeting WWE’s message to angry Alberto Del Rio fans had many thinking that the whole release and backstage incident with a WWE.com employee was part of a storyline. In case you missed it, here’s what they wrote: “@VivaDelRio is responsible for his own actions. If you’re angry at anyone, be angry at Alberto. There’s no excuse for a pro athlete not to conduct themselves in a professional manner.” F4Wonline.com reports that people within WWE who would be in the know say that what was reported really went downRead More
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PWMania.com has heard from several fans who have had trouble purchasing WWE’s new “Ladies & Gentlemen, My Name Is Paul Heyman” DVD and Blu-ray because it’s been sold out. Fans in several different countries have reported the same problems. WWE’s DVD distributor in Australia was sold out at one point and the UK distributor is sold out but they are taking pre-orders. Earlier this week the DVD was backed-ordered on Amazon and wasn’t going to be shipped for up to 2 weeks but it’s now in stock and shipping. TheRead More
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- For those who missed it, former WWE star Drew McIntyre (Drew Galloway) became the new EVOLVE Champion by defeating Chris Hero at last night’s show. Galloway will also be in action at tonight’s EVOLVE iPPV. After his win on Friday night, Drew cut a promo and said he has tried to climb a steep mountain, referring to his past few years in WWE, but kept moving forward and reached the top of the mountain with this win. – Syfy’s Haven featuring WWE Hall of Famer Edge in a regularRead More
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- Mick Foley recently tweeted a fan who wanted to get a tattoo of an infamous photo of Foley bleeding after a brutal match. Foley later wrote the following on Facebook: “A quick message for the guy who wants to get this image permanently tattooed on his body: don’t do it, brother! Think of the bigger picture. Think long-term. Unless you’re happily married right now, and your wife is completely cool with you getting a photo of me bleeding – stop and think about your future! What if you meetRead More
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The Huffington Post has a lengthy new article up on Diamond Dallas Page and his DDP Yoga. Page talked about the success of the product: “From wrestling, I learned what I’m not going to do again. I let the WWE control my destiny and it didn’t work out so well. Since then I am not afraid to get up and walk away from the table. I’m not going to have anyone tell me what I can do promoting my product. We live it.” “Sure, there were times when I wasRead More
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- It’s worth noting that Kofi Kingston is working as a babyface during WWE’s current tour of Australia and Big E flew solo for his loss to Rusev on last night’s SmackDown. At last weekend’s WWE live events, Big E was teaming with Diego as a babyface. WWE hasn’t made a mention of the stable with Big E, Kofi and Xavier Woods in over a week, and it appears that stable may have been dropped. At one point Mark Henry was rumored to join. – WWE NXT trainer and announcerRead More
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- Roman Reigns is featured in WWE’s latest 30 Second Fury video: – WWE NXT Diva Alexa Bliss turns 23 years old today. – PWMania.com reported before that WWE developmental Diva Lina Fanene is out of action with an arm injury. She recently underwent surgery and posted a photo of one of her hospital visitors, her cousin The Rock: We are a bunch of goof balls! pic.twitter.com/XgMsGGTWf5 — Lina (@linafanene) August 8, 2014Read More
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Scott Steiner was on hand for the San Diego Comic-Con, where he briefly spoke out on his career and action figures. During an interview with Ringside Collectibles, Steiner was asked if there’s any chance of him signing a WWE Legends deal, which enables WWE to create new merchandise in the talent’s likeness, with the talent being compensated. He said: “Well, I’ve been asked for a Legends contract. Unfortunately, my lawyer explained to me that it’s not worth the paper it’s written on.” Steiner is a playable character in WWE 2K14Read More
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- TMZ features an article about Batista, who is an avid lunch box collector, being presented with a custom made Drax the Destroyer lunch box from Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn. The article also notes that Batista gave custom WWE Title belts to some of his Guardians co-stars like Zoe Saldana and Chris Pratt. – Konnor of WWE NXT Tag Team Champions The Ascension took a nasty fall out of the ring and busted his head open at last night’s NXT live event in Cocoa, Florida. The injuryRead More
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- For those wondering about Sting possibly appearing at Hulk Hogan’s Birthday Celebration on Monday’s RAW from Portland, PWInsider reports that he is not booked as of this weekend. – WWE NXT stars Buddy Murphy and Wesley Blake debuted matching ring gear at last week’s NXT tapings and live events. They are officially a tag team now but have been teaming together. – WWE wrapped up their tour of Australia today with a live event in Perth. We will have full results soon. Below is video of local star EmmaRead More
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- Alberto Del Rio’s WWE release was a hot topic backstage at this week’s TNA Impact Wrestling tapings in New York City. TNA officials are very open to speaking to him when he’s available. – PWMania.com reported before that TNA is currently taped through September 25th. They have taped all episodes that are set to air under their current contract with Spike TV, which expires at the end of September. That September 25th episode will be No Surrender and could end up being TNA’s final episode on Spike. (Source: WrestlingRead More
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- Today marks 15 years since the countdown clock ended and Chris Jericho made his debut on WWE TV. WWE’s latest Top 10 video looks at 15 years of Jericho in WWE: – WWE’s website has quotes from a new WWE Magazine interview with Sheamus. He talked about focusing on his matches and preparing: “Every time I step out there, I just try to get a moment of clarity. I try to clear my mind of everything that’s going on and focus on the match at hand. You get nervousRead More
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- WWE’s website has a new poll up asking fans if a Lumberjack Match benefits Dean Ambrose or Seth Rollins more. With almost 6,000 votes, 54% have voted for Ambrose, 20% voted for Rollins and 27% chose “neither.” – CNBC’s Jim Cramer of Mad Money called WWE “just an OK entertainment company” this week and said to pick Disney stock over WWE. – Roman Reigns is featured in this week’s WWE RAW Slam of the Week: – Mark Henry and Big Show are featured in this week’s SmackDown Slam ofRead More
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There was said to be panic backstage at the TNA Impact Wrestling tapings on August 6th, the second night of this week’s tapings. The cause of the chatter was news that came out about WWE possibly moving SmackDown back to Thursday nights. This combined with everyone expecting some kind of announcement regarding TNA’s future with Spike TV caused people to worry. Regarding reports of Spike not renewing TNA’s deal and TNA management denying those reports, there are many people in the company that talk like they believe management but othersRead More
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Check out the updated WWE SummerSlam card following Friday night’s SmackDown: 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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- Big Show and Mark Henry are featured on Fallout from this week’s WWE SmackDown: – Chris Jericho granted a Make-A-Wish wish at today’s WWE live event in Perth, Australia. He posted the following: “Great meeting Jett and his family at #wwePerth tonight! Always a HUGE honor to be somebody’s wish and brings perspective and a smile to my face every time. Makes it all worthwhile… #MakeAWish #blessed @wwe” – For what it’s worth, Kane vs. John Cena for the WWE World Heavyweight Title is being advertised for the SeptemberRead More
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The name of Alberto Del Rio remains a hot topic after the four-time world champion was released from his WWE contract on Thursday. Shortly after WWE announced that Del Rio was let go “due to unprofessional conduct and an altercation with an employee,” Ring of Honor founder and RF Video owner Rob Feinstein claimed that Del Rio slapped a member of WWE’s social media team at a television taping this week. This claim was backed up by both F4WOnline.com and PWInsider. To add a new layer to the story, theRead More
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During his appearance on The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani on Monday, Paul Heyman revealed two angles he proposed for the build-up to The Undertaker vs. Brock Lesnar match at WrestleMania 30 that were nixed by Vince McMahon. Feeling it would add a realistic element to their program, Heyman said he wanted WWE to utilize footage of The Undertaker’s confrontation with Lesnar following Lesnar’s fight against Cain Velasquez on October 23, 2010 in Anaheim, California. For those that don’t remember the incident, The Undertaker and Lesnar went into business forRead More