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Posted On August 23, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Raw Results – August 22, 2011

- Tonight’s WWE RAW kicks off with Justin Roberts introducing Ricardo Rodriguez in the ring from the Rexall Place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Ricardo introduces WWE Champion Alberto Del Rio, who comes in driving a Lamborghini. The WWE Champion makes his way to the ring. We see a clip on the big screen of Del Rio injuring Rey Mysterio last week. Del Rio takes the mic and begins to introduce himself but John Cena’s music interrupts and out comes Cena to a pop from the crowd. Jim Ross, Michael ColeRead More

Posted On August 23, 2011By Mike ShannonIn Columns

WWE Raw Review – August 22, 2011

-We are LIVE! from Edmonton (dramatic pause), Alberta, Canada (home of a really, really bad hockey team…but nowhere near as bad as the one on Long Island). -World Champion Alberto Del Rio kicks us off (actually WEARING the belt and therefore earning major bonus points from me) and attempts to introduce himself but spotlight hog extraordinaire John Cena immediately interrupts. He runs down Del Rio in a pretty token manor and puts over CM Punk, which draws out the Second City Superstar to a nice pop. Punk is sick ofRead More

Posted On August 16, 2011By Mike ShannonIn Columns

WWE Raw Review – August 15, 2011

-We are LIVE! from San Diego, CA (where unfortunately the translation for the city’s name was lost years ago) -A photo montage from last night’s crazy ending catches everyone up but, of course, if you were following my Quick Hit blog last night, you already got all the details. -COO HHH kicks us off, apologizing for blowing the end of the match and he assures us he had NO idea that Kevin Nash was going to interfere…no siree Bob. No one gets sympathy about Del Rio cashing in the MITBRead More

Posted On August 15, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Raw Results – August 15, 2011

- Tonight’s WWE RAW opens up with stills and a look back at the WWE Title match from SummerSlam where CM Punk defeated John Cena, who had his foot on the ropes. We see Kevin Nash returning to attack CM Punk and Alberto Del Rio capturing the WWE Title. We go to the usual RAW opening video. – We’re live from the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California as the pyro goes off and Michael Cole welcomes us to RAW. Triple H’s music hits and out he comesRead More

Posted On August 15, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Original Plans For Rey Mysterio At SummerSlam & His Health

On last week’s RAW, it was announced that San Diego native Rey Mysterio would receive a WWE title shot against whoever the champion was after SummerSlam, which is Alberto Del Rio. As for Rey Mysterio’s knee injury, f4wonline.com is reporting that Rey was scheduled to face The Miz at SummerSlam up until this weekend. The decision was made at the last minute to make it a 6-man match with Alberto Del Rio, R-Truth, Kofi Kingston and John Morrison as a way to get Rey on the card without him havingRead More

Posted On August 15, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Confirmed For Tonight’s WWE Raw

WWE will tape the Raw portion of this week’s WWE Superstars and tonight’s WWE Raw tonight from the Valley View Casino in San Diego, California. Alberto Del Rio will defend the WWE Championship against Rey Mysterio.Read More

Posted On August 15, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

What You Didn’t See On WWE SummerSlam

After WWE SummerSlam went off the air, Ricardo Rodriguez announced Alberto Del Rio as the new WWE Champion and told the fans to get up and cheer for him. A dejected Cm Punk made his way to the back as his music played.Read More

Posted On August 15, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

New Champions Crowned At WWE SummerSlam

- Randy Orton beat Christian in a spectacular No Holds Barred Match at WWE SummerSlam to win the World Heavyweight Championship. – Alberto Del Rio cashed in the Money in the Bank briefcase after Kevin Nash came out from the crowd and gave CM Punk the Jackknife Powerbomb and pinned Punk to win the WWE Championship. This is how WWE Summerslam concluded.Read More

Posted On August 14, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE SummerSlam Results – August 14, 2011

- The 2011 WWE SummerSlam PPV kicks off with a band playing the National Anthem. We go to a video package. – We go right to the ring and out comes The Miz to open the show. The Miz talks about he’s back at SummerSlam and thanks the fans for insisting he wrestle. Miz goes on and is interrupted by R-Truth. Truth comes walking out and is interrupted by Ricardo Rodriguez introducing Alberto Del Rio. Del Rio comes driving in. The Miz, Alberto Del Rio and R-Truth vs. Kofi Kingston,Read More

Posted On August 8, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Teasing HHH Will Wrestle Soon, Update On Rey Mysterio

- The September issue of WWE Magazine is teasing that the company’s new COO Triple H will be returning to the ring at Night of Champions: “Triple H has not contested a match in a WWE ring since he nearly ended The Undertaker’s winning streak at WrestleMania XXVII. So what better time for The Game to jump-start his 2011 season than at Night Of Champions this September? After all, he currently holds the WWE record with 13 World Championships and 23 total title reigns during his career. Other than theRead More

Posted On August 8, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Rey Mysterio Injury Update

WWE did an injury angle with Rey Mysterio at last night’s WWE Raw house show from the Save Mart Center in Fresno, California. Mysterio came out to cut a promo and was attacked by Alberto Del Rio and R-Truth. Mysterio suffered a legitimate knee injury on Friday night while working with Del Rio.Read More
– With WWE in the West Coast for SummerSlam this week, company officials are holding a three day series of tryouts for potential wrestlers in California. WWE will reportedly be looking at wrestlers they’ve used as extras in the past, as well as others that have been invited. — Both Rey Mysterio and Dolph Ziggler are currently battling injuries. Ziggler suffered a abdominal muscle at Friday’s Raw live event in Salt Lake City, Utah. The same night, Mysterio suffered a knee injury, leading to the early stoppage of a boutRead More

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

5 More Rumored Matches For WWE SummerSlam Next Weekend

WWE SummerSlam is less than two weeks away – and only four matches have been announced for the show thus far: WWE Championship Unification Match John Cena vs. CM Punk No Holds Barred Match for the World Heavyweight Title Christian (c) vs. Randy Orton WWE Divas Title Match Kelly Kelly (c) vs. Beth Phoenix Sheamus vs. Mark Henry (Will be announced on SmackDown) According to our WWE sources, the following matches are also very likely to appear on the card: The Miz vs. Rey Mysterio Alberto Del Rio vs. KofiRead More

Posted On August 2, 2011By Mike ShannonIn Columns

WWE Raw Review – August 1, 2011

-We are LIVE! from Indianapolis, IN (home a basketball team no one cares about) -For people who’ve been asking, I’m totally digging “Cult of Personality” because I’ve been a big Living Colour guy for a long time. I’m not sure how that’s different from being a Paul Heyman guy though. -Of course, CM Punk kicks us off to a big pop. It’s pretty easy to understand why people are cheering for him now: Fans love winners. Punk ran his mouth about leaving WWE with the world title, verbally slapped theRead More

Posted On August 1, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Raw Results – August 1, 2011

- Tonight’s WWE RAW opens with a video looking back at Money in the Bank where CM Punk won the WWE Title from John Cena and then taunted Vince McMahon with the belt. The video shows last Monday on RAW where Rey Mysterio won the belt and then lost it to John Cena, followed by CM Punk making his return. – We go live from the Conseco Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana as Michael Cole welcomes us to RAW. Cole hypes the fact that for the first time in history weRead More
– Triple H is booked for all Raw and Smackdown television tapings in his role as Chief Operating Officer of WWE for the forseeable future. — Curt Hawkins attended EVOLVE’s internet pay-per-view event last Tuesday in New York City. — John Laurinaitis, WWE’s Executive Vice President of Talent Relations, turns 46 years old today. — Rey Mysterio and Alberto Del Rio are scheduled for upcoming SmackDown television tapings in California. Both talents are scheduled for the August 9 in Sacramento, the last show before SummerSlam, and August 16 in Bakersfield.Read More

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

WWE Raw Results – July 25th, 2011

- Tonight’s WWE RAW opens up with the WWE Title sitting on a podium. Justin Roberts begins his introductions as we get ready to crown a new WWE Champion. WWE Title Match: Rey Mysterio vs. The Miz Rey Mysterio’s music hits and out he comes to a nice reaction to kick off RAW. Michael Cole welcomes us to the Hampton Coliseum in Hampton, Virginia as Rey makes his way to the ring. Out next comes The Miz and he gets a mixed reaction from the crowd. We see the entireRead More

Posted On July 26, 2011By Mike ShannonIn Columns

WWE Raw Review – July 25, 2011

-LIVE! from Hampton, VA (home of…aww, who the hell cares?) WWE World Title Rey Mysterio vs. The Miz Hmmm, the placement of this match makes my Sportz Entertainment Alarm go off. Michael Cole then goes ahead and guarantees a new champion tonight…well ok then. Rey breaks out a hurricanrana early but a second one is countered and Miz dumps him to the turnbuckle. Awesome Clothesline in the corner gets two and we hit the chinlock. You know in wrestling video games when your guy is standing still and he kindRead More
– In the weeks leading up to Money in the Bank, WWE’s creative team brainstormed several different ideas for the conclusion of the pay-per-view event. The lead idea as of last week was for either one or both of the Money in the Bank winners to cash in their briefcase, ultimately resulting in Alberto Del Rio snatching the title from CM Punk. However, for at least the third time this year, creative changed their minds on Del Rio fulfilling his destiny of winning the strap. Punk, title in tow, fledRead More