Africa Tag

- WWE officials are said to be on the fence about SmackDown Superstar Antonio Cesaro, formerly known as Claudio Castagnoli on the independents. He’s considered by some to be a “now or never” talent and the hope is that he will have a breakout moment here soon. – WWE is currently spending around $820,000 per TV taping. This is up from the $735,000 per taping they were spending the same time last year. – To get an idea of where WWE’s revenue streams come from, here’s a breakdown by region:Read More
WWE Hall of Famer Shawn Michaels’ MacMillan River Adventures kicks off season 2 this Tuesday night at 11:30pm EST on The Outdoor Channel. The premiere episode will see Shawn and Keith hunt elephant in Zimbabwe, Africa. Below is the trailer for the new season: More
- Shawn Michaels will be headed to Africa to film for his MacMillan River Adventures show at the end of July, just a few days after he reunites with Triple H for the 1,000th RAW. – AW teased on Twitter that he may be recruiting some Divas to his stable. AW will be leading Titus O’Neil and Darren Young into a WWE Tag Team Title match once R-Truth returns from injury.Read More
– The official Twitter feed of Impact Wrestling announced Wednesday that TNA Wrestling has signed a new television contract. The statement reads: “We have signed a new multi-year TV deal with SuperSport network in Africa, with current TNA programming now airing throughout the continent!” — Angelina Love appears at Top City Autograph Show at the Office Too 3251 S Topeka Blvd. Topeks, Kansas on Feb. 18 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Click here for more information. — Regarding Rob Van Dam’s contract status with TNA Wrestling, has confirmedRead More

Posted On September 28, 2011By StaffIn News

TNA Announces International TV Expansion

- TNA Wrestling announced the following: Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA) announces that TNA Wrestling programming can now be seen in over 100 countries and in 17 languages. Over the past few months, TNA Wrestling re-launched in Australia, renewed television deals in France, Israel and Turkey, as well as, inking new deals in Africa, Europe and the Middle East scheduled to be on air later this month. In June, TNA Wrestling and Fuel TV reached an agreement to broadcast TNA’s flagship television show, IMPACT WRESTLING every Saturday to fans inRead More

Posted On September 15, 2011By StaffIn News

Goldberg Facing Recently Released WWE Star At Congo Tour?, More

The USA to Africa Pro Wrestling Mission has pushed it’s tour of the Congo in Africa from this October until February of 2012. The President of the Congo told the event promoters that he wanted to wait until February because it’s after the elections. The government are the ones funding the project and bringing the tour to Africa. The show will now take place from February 10t until February 18th. The updated list of names scheduled for the tour are Bill Goldberg, Chris Masters, Nathan Jones, Charlie Haas, Shelton Benjamin,Read More

Posted On September 1, 2011By StaffIn News

Goldberg Talks About His Return To Wrestling & Vince McMahon

Former WWE & WCW star Bill Goldberg was interviewed by Tulsa, Oklahoma’s FOX 23 last month when he hosted an MMA viewing part at the Hard Rock Casino. Of course, Goldberg was asked about his upcoming return to wrestling at a charity event in Africa, his first time in the ring since that fateful match against Brock Lesnar at WrestleMania XX. Goldberg revealed that he is NOT 100% signed on to wrestle at the charity in the Africa – but is in negotiations – despite what he wrote on TwitterRead More
– A WWE live event scheduled for Saturday, October 22, 2011 at the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi, Texas will be a Supershow featuring talent from Raw and SmackDown. Tickets go on sale Saturday, August 27, 2011. — John Cena and The Miz are scheduled to present awards at this Sunday’s Teen Choice Awards in Los Angeles, California. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, who is up for the award of Choice Movie: Action Actor, will also be on hand for the event. — Shawn Michaels is in Africa filming episodesRead More

Posted On July 21, 2011By StaffIn News

CM Punk Featured On MITB DVD Cover, Batista/Goldberg, More

- WWE Champion CM Punk is featured on the DVD cover for this year’s Money in the Bank pay-per-view. – A wrestling promotion in Kinshasa in The Congo of Africa is advertising a show on October 23rd with Batista, Bill Goldberg, Kurt Angle, Matt Hardy, Jeff Hardy, Team 3D, Nathan Jones, Luke Gallows and MVP. They’re calling the show “Rumble in the Jungle II”, a play off the Muhammad Ali vs. George Foreman fight that took there decades ago. Obviously none of these talents will be appearing on the show.Read More