Alberto Del Rio Tag

Posted On May 4, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Over The Limit Update, WWE Changes PPV Plans, More

- Big Show is on the set of USA Network’s Burn Notice this morning filming the episode that we reported on yesterday. – Jim Ross wrote the following regarding Edge: “Saw Edge Sunday in Tampa & he honestly looked 10 yrs younger and was at such peace w/ everything. Told him he’ll always be one of my boys.” – The tagline for WWE’s Over the Limit pay-per-view is “the most stimulating event on TV.” – For one reason or another, WWE once again decided not to give Alberto Del RioRead More

Posted On April 26, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Latest On WWE Extreme Rules & SummerSlam Main Events

Credit: F4WOnline.com According to Bryan Alvarez, Alberto Del Rio vs. John Cena is currently planned for Summerslam, with either the World Heavyweight Title or the WWE Title on the line. When WWE first booked Extreme Rules, they weren’t planning on having the Draft first. Alberto Del Rio has been planned to win the World Title at the PPV, and then he would have moved to RAW in the June Draft with The Miz keeping the WWE Title at Extreme Rules and taking the belt to Smackdown in June. With theRead More

Posted On April 26, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Updated RAW & SmackDown Rosters Following The Draft

Below are what the WWE rosters look like after this week’s Draft. It’s interesting to note that Ricardo Rodriguez is still on the Smackdown roster and not the RAW roster with Alberto Del Rio. Also, no announcers were drafted this year. RAW: Rey Mysterio Alberto Del Rio John Cena Big Show Jack Swagger Kelly Kelly JTG Drew McIntyre Curt Hawkins Kofi Kingston Tyler Reks Beth Phoenix Brie Bella Nikki Bella CM Punk David Hart Smith David Otunga Dolph Ziggler Evan Bourne Eve Torres Gail Kim Goldust Husky Harris Jerry LawlerRead More

Posted On April 26, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

New Details On Why CM Punk Wants Out Of WWE

If you’ve noticed that WWE has pulled back on featuring CM Punk’s character in recent weeks, it appears there’s a reason behind it. One of the main topics of conversation behind the scenes in WWE in recent weeks has been that CM Punk’s WWE career may be coming to an end very soon. Punk has been telling people close to him that he’s interested in taking some time off when his WWE contract expires in the coming months. Punk is reportedly burned out from living the hectic WWE lifestyle forRead More

Posted On April 26, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Raw Results – April 25, 2011

- Tonight’s WWE RAW opens up with a 20-man RAW vs. SmackDown battle royal. The action is already in progress as Jerry Lawler, Josh Matthews and Michael Cole are on commentary. RAW stars team together and eliminate Kane. Big Show and The Great Khali go at it. Drew McIntyre and Heath Slater help out to eliminate Khali. McIntyre works on Daniel Bryan as Evan Bourne and Slater go at it. Vladimir Kozlov is eliminated. Ezekiel Jackson is eliminated by Mark Henry and Bourne. Brodus Clay and Cody Rhodes work onRead More

Posted On April 25, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

More Potential WWE Draft Spoilers For Tonight

The official website of WWE apparently has John Cena, Randy Orton and Rey Mysterio earmarked as changing brands during tonight’s WWE Draft—in addition to Alberto Del Rio and Beth Phoenix. The website has created pages on the aforementioned WWE Superstars denoted as members of their opposite brand. John Cena to SmackDown? www.wwe.com/superstars/smackdown/johncena Randy Orton to SmackDown? www.wwe.com/superstars/smackdown/randyorton Rey Mysterio to Raw? www.wwe.com/superstars/raw/reymysterio Alberto Del Rio to Raw? www.wwe.com/superstars/raw/albertodelrio Beth Phoenix to Raw? www.wwe.com/superstars/raw/bethphoenix The pages are legitimate because an error page would otherwise be displayed. For instance, an error pageRead More

Posted On April 25, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Potential Draft Spoiler On SmackDown Star Changing Brands

The web address of Alberto Del Rio’s profile page on WWE.com denoted the WWE Superstar as a member of the Raw roster today. Under the “All” bracket on the WWE Superstars page on WWE.com, his picture linked to the web address www.wwe.com/superstars/raw/albertodelrio. The error has since corrected as the URL now redirects to his original SmackDown based page. It should be noted that if the page was not legitimate, an error page would be displayed (www.wwe.com/404-not-found). No error page is displayed for www.wwe.com/superstars/raw/albertodelrio. Similarly, SmackDown Diva Beth Phoenix was denotedRead More
Due to the retirement of Edge leaving SmackDown in dire need of a top babyface, Vince McMahon decided to hold the annual WWE Draft next Monday as opposed to a date in June. WWE officials have discussed moving Alberto Del Rio to Raw during next Monday’s WWE Draft as he is currently penciled to headline SummerSlam against John Cena. It has also been broached for Del Rio move to the brand as World Heavyweight Champion, with The Miz, as WWE Champion, heading to SmackDown. With that being said, the identitiesRead More

Posted On April 18, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Del Rio Holding Retirement Party For Edge On SD, Ratings & More

– It was announced at Monday afternoon’s WWE RAW tapings from London that former World Heavyweight champion Edge will be appearing on Friday’s broadcast. — It was also announced that Alberto Del Rio will host a retirement party for Edge this Friday. — Last week’s episode of WWE Smackdown on Syfy drew a 2.08 rating and averaged 2,982,000 viewers for the 2-hour broadcast.Read More

Posted On April 16, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

World Title Ladder Match Added To WWE Extreme Rules PPV

With Edge having announced his retirement on Monday’s Raw, the World Heavyweight Championship was vacated last night on SmackDown. Christian triumphed in a No. 1 Contender’s World Heavyweight Championship Battle Royal to face No. 1 contender Alberto Del Rio for the vacant World Title at Extreme Rules. The two will face off in a ladder match. Below is the updated card for Extreme Rules, which takes place May 1. WWE Championship Triple Threat Match The Miz (c) vs. R-Truth vs. John Cena World Heavyweight Championship Ladder Match Christian vs. AlbertoRead More

Posted On April 5, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoiler* First WWE Extreme Rules PPV Main Event Revealed

It was announced at this week’s WWE Smackdown taping that WWE World Champion Edge will face Alberto Del Rio in a Ladder match for the Championship belt. WWE Extreme Rules will take place on May 1, 2011 at the St. Pete Times Forum in Tampa, Florida.Read More

Posted On April 5, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* WWE Smackdown Taping Results For 4/8

WWE Smackdown opens with Alberto Del Rio complaining about Edge and Christian at Wrestlemania. Del Rio said he would take the World title. Edge comes driving out in a wrecker towing Del Rio’s damaged car. They go back and forth. Teddy Long announces a that later tonight it would be Christian vs. Alberto Del Rio with the winner challenging Edge for the World title in a Ladder Match at the Extreme Rules PPV. Kane, Big Show,Kofi Kingston & Santino Marella defeated The Corre in a Best of Three Falls bout.Read More

Posted On April 5, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Tough Enough Ratings News, Edge vs. Del Rio Update, The Rock

- USA Network’s Ted Linhart said on Twitte that the early returns for last night’s WWE Tough Enough ratings are looking good. He wrote: “Tough Enough premiere opens huge. Almost 2M P18-49, over 3.3M total viewers, almost 1.1M 18-34. Thanks!” The final rating will be out later today. – The Edge vs. Alberto Del Rio feud is expected to continue for some time. – The Rock reportedly filmed segments for future WWE DVD’s this weekend in Atlanta.Read More

Posted On April 5, 2011By Mike ShannonIn Columns

WWE Raw Review – April 4, 2011

Raw Review – April 4, 2011 -Some quick WrestleMania thoughts before we get started: Edge vs. Alberto Del Rio – Decent match, nothing great. I really thought Del Rio was going over here, especially given the match placement. Del Rio’s time will come, sooner or later. Cody Rhodes vs. Rey Mysterio – Another decent match, seemed like a TV main event as opposed to a WrestleMania grudge match. I dig Cody’s new character and get more tired of Rey Rey every day. Corre vs. Santino, Big Show, Kane & KofiRead More
– WWE Champion The Miz is featured on the promotional poster for WWE’s Over the Limit pay-per-view event, which takes place May 22, 2011 at the KeyArena in Seattle, Washington. The poster features several portraits of The Miz. To see it, click here. — The theme for WWE Classics On Demand programming during the month of May is the 90s. — Alberto Del Rio is featured on the cover of the latest issue of Inside Wrestling. Photos of Maryse with The Miz -> source: PWInsider.comRead More
Daniel Bryan announced on Raw that he would invoking his rematch clause against Sheamus for the United States Championship at WrestleMania XXVII. With that match set, here is updated card: No Holds Barred Match The Undertaker vs. Triple H WWE Championship Match The Miz (c) vs. John Cena World Heavyweight Championship Match Edge (c) vs. Alberto Del Rio Randy Orton vs. CM Punk WWE United States Championship Match Sheamus (c) vs. Daniel Bryan John Morrison, Trish Stratus and Snooki vs. Dolph Ziggler, Michelle McCool and Layla Jerry Lawler vs. MichaelRead More

Posted On March 20, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Change Expected To Top Mania Match, Miz To Guest On Conan

– According to sources within WWE, a change is expected to be made to a top tier WrestleMania match over the next few days. Many are speculating that Christian will be added to the World Heavyweight Championship Match between Edge and Alberto Del Rio. — As of yesterday, creative plans called for Triple H vs. The Undertaker to conclude WrestleMania, with no career ending stipulations. — WWE Champion The Miz is scheduled to appear as a guest on this Wednesday’s episode of Conan. The show airs at 11:00 p.m. onRead More
– Steve Austin said this morning on his Twitter account that Tough Enough has concluded filming. “Well…just finished with Tough Enough…it was a helluva lot of fun…thanks to @BillDeMott, @trishstratuscom, and Booker T..great cats.” — The May 31 SmackDown taping will take place at the Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, Iowa. The advertised main event is Edge and Rey Mysterio vs. Alberto Del Rio and Cody Rhodes. — Tough Enough contestant Matt Cross is scheduled to appear for the Vanguard Wrestling All-Star Alliance in Oak Park, Illinois on AprilRead More
– John Cena claims he suffered a concussion on Raw during his bout against Alberto Del Rio or from The Miz’s multiple mic shots to the head during a post-match attack. “Sorry I have been away. Concussion on mon night from either del rio kick or mic shots. Took and passed IMPACT exam, rtg for fri!” Cena wrote on Twitter on Thursday. “Folks must take, and pass, post concussion in order to go back 2 work. I’m good and headed to CT.” — Kane appears at Kmart in Seattle, WashingtonRead More