Awesome Kong Tag

– Voting is ongoing on WWE.com for tomorrow night’s episode of NXT: Redemption. The contestant with the least votes will be eliminated from the competition. — Tough Enough contestant Ryan “Skidmarks” Howe and former WWE star Eugene are advertised to appear at Summer Xplosion VII on Sunday, June 26, 2011 in Huntington, West Virginia. — Bubba the Love Sponge insulted Kharma during his radio show on Friday as he aired the negative comments he said about her when the two were butting heads last year in TNA Wrestling. He addedRead More

Posted On May 24, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Report: Key WWE Insider Says “All Plans Are Changing”

Thanks to Nick Paglino for the following: It was apparently a “wild as hell” producers meeting with WWE Chairman Vince McMahon and top lieutenant (and son-in-law) Triple H today, as the boss felt like changing plans heading into the summer months. “Vince knows he wants Rock vs Cena for next year’s WrestleMania, and he thinks everything else is up in the air and up for grabs at the moment,” a key WWE insider exclusively told WrestleZone this evening, “several plans changed today, and I think it’s very fair to sayRead More
– ESPN.com posted an article concerning last night’s episode of Monday Night Raw. The article notes Miami Heat players Dwyane Wade, LeBron James and other athletes helping Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson celebrate his birthday. The result of the WWE Championship Match between John Cena and The Miz is also mentioned. — Kharma is a member of the Raw roster. WWE.com added a profile on the wrestler formerly known as Awesome Kong to the Raw Superstars page today. She is not, however, listed as a WWE Diva. Kharma made her debutRead More

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

WWE Confirms Awesome Kong’s Name As Kharma

WWE confirmed on tonight’s edition of Raw that Awesome Kong will indeed go by the ring name Kharma.Read More
– As reported earlier, WWE will hold their annual Draft next week in Raleigh, North Carolina. Company sources are describing it as a panic move because it was originally scheduled to take place in June. — WWE will hold television tapings on November 7 and 8 at the Echo Arena in Liverpool, England. — PWInsider.com reports that Kia Stevens’ ring name in WWE will be Kharma. WWE filed a trademark for the term on April 12. Last Monday on Raw, a vignette aired promoting the debut of the wrestler formerlyRead More
– Madison Rayne recently became the longest running TNA Women’s Knockout Champion of all-time, besting Awesome Kong’s 178 day reign with the title from October 23, 2008 to April 19, 2009. As of today, Rayne has has held the strap for 188 days. Rayne defends the TNA Women’s Knockout Championship tonight at TNA Lockdown against Mickie James in a Title vs. Hair Steel Cage Match. — Cookie said on her Twitter account that she missed yesterday’s TNA Fan InterAction event in Cincinnati, Ohio due to flight issues with Delta AirRead More
– The theme for WWE Classics On Demand programming during the month of May is the ’90s. A video teaser has been released with The Rock, Shawn Michaels, “Stone Cold” Steve Austin and the nWo prominently highlighted. The promo indicates that WWE Classics On Demand will count down the greatest matches of the ’90s. — Former WWE star Mo of Men on a Mission fame celebrates his 47th birthday today. — Gail Kim responded to speculation online that she may retire in the near future. “Retiring? haha why would IRead More

Posted On April 11, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Awesome Kong Promo On Raw, New Divas Champion, More

- A promo aired on tonight’s WWE Raw before the Divas Title match featuring Awesome Kong. The promo showed Kong’s arm and part of her head. She thumped the head off of a blonde baby doll and laughed. – Brie Bella defeated Eve Torres on tonight’s RAW to become the new WWE Divas Champion. – Yoshi Tatsu beat Ted DiBiase in a dark match prior to tonight’s Raw broadcast in Bridgeport, Connecticut. – Matches taped for WWE Superstars this week were Gail Kim & Natalya vs. Melina & Maryse asRead More
– Bail Enforcers, starring Trish Stratus, premiered yesterday at the Actionfest Film Festival in Asheville, North Carolina. Edge, as well as Tara of TNA Wrestling, were on hand for the festivities. Edge, who resides in Asheville, was trying to be low key and didn’t seem to want attention. Tara, however, seemed to enjoy the attention she received. The theater was about 40% full and consisted of fans of wrestling and action movies. According to an attendee, the storyline isn’t original and some of the acting is wooden, but the actionRead More
– Figure Four Weekly editor Bryan Alvarez reports that there’s a good possibility that a match could be bumped off tomorrow night’s WrestleMania XXVII pay-per-view broadcast. In that case, it would be a dark match. A battle royal is scheduled to take place featuring male wrestlers not booked for the pay-per-view. — Should WWE Champion The Miz main event tomorrow night’s WrestleMania pay-per-view, he would be the third wrestler, behind Chris Jericho and Edge, to be appear in the show closing match after being in the opener the year before.Read More
– TNA Wrestling Superstar Ric Flair is staying at WWE’s hotel in Atlanta, Georgia. It is said that he will be attending tonight’s WWE Hall of Fame induction ceremony, to witness Shawn Michaels’ enshrinement. — Former ECW talent The Sandman, Tod Gordon and Gary Wolfe (a/k/a Pitbull #1) are hosting a WrestleMania party at The Penthouse Club in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania beginning at 6 p.m. Sunday. — WWE Hall of Famer Wendi Richter made a surprise appearance at Friday’s WrestleMania Axxess event. — Jim Ross told fans at Friday’s WrestleMania AxxessRead More

Posted On April 1, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Newpaper Reveals WrestleMania 27 Match Order

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution lists the following as the match order for WrestleMania XXVII on Sunday: * United States Champion Sheamus vs. Daniel Bryan * Jerry Lawler vs. Michael Cole with special referee “Stone Cold” Steve Austin * Rey Mysterio vs. Cody Rhodes * Big Show, Kane, Santino Marella and Vladimir Kozlov vs. Ezekiel Jackson, Heath Slater, Justin Gabriel and Wade Barrett * John Morrison, Trish Stratus and Snooki vs. Dolph Ziggler and Lay-Cool * Randy Orton vs. CM Punk * World Heavyweight Champion Edge vs. Alberto Del Rio * TheRead More
– Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson announced on his Twitter account that he’s giving away tickets to WrestleMania XXVII. He wrote, “ROCK HIDE & TWEET – 2 Mania tix I’ll hide here in ATLANTA – I’ll tweet clues tomorrow am. You find the tix ..you’re going to WRESTLEMANIA!” — WWE Monday Night Raw on August 15, 2011 will be held at the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California. — Former TNA Women’s Knockout Champion Awesome Kong was spotted today at Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport, reports Figure Four Weekly writerRead More

Posted On January 31, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Major Announcement Set For Raw, Updates On Kong & Kim

– WWE.com has disclosed that Alberto Del Rio will announce tonight on Raw which World Championship he will challenge for at WrestleMania XXVII. He will choose either WWE Champion The Miz or World Heavyweight Champion Edge after winning last night’s 40-Man Royal Rumble Match. — Gail Kim took to Twitter to comment on speculation she performed as a heel at Saturday’s live event due to her partnership with Maryse in a tag team match. She wrote, “People I was forced to be Maryse’s tag partner by the GM! She leftRead More

Posted On January 30, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Kong Teases Rumble Appearance, Maryse Requests Fan Videos

– Maryse requested last week on Twitter ninety second tribute videos of her talking. “I need a 90 secs video tribute of me talking, in an out of the ring, in commentary, backstages, ects….with other celebs I worked with,” she wrote. “Its a tribute to maryse s french accent…email it to me at maryseouellet500@gmail.com.” She will post the best videos on her official website and follow the creators on Twitter. — Awesome Kong teased an appearance at tonight’s Royal Rumble pay-per-view as she noted the following on Twitter this afternoon.Read More

Posted On January 19, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Nash Reportedly Returning To TNA, Kong No Longer Awesome

– The Motor City Machine Guns are featured on the cover of the latest issue of The Wrestler. They are pictured holding the TNA World Tag Team Championship, which they dropped to Beer Money, Inc. at Genesis. — Former TNA Wrestling performer Kia Stevens’ attempt to trademark the term Awesome Kong was officially dropped on December 3, 2010. TNA Wrestling had opposed Stevens’ attempts to trademark the ring name, stating that she never owned it. Stevens performed under the alias Amazing Kong prior to joining the organization in October 2007,Read More

Posted On January 9, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Rayne Comments On Kong Joining WWE, The Knockouts Division

Reigning TNA Knockouts Women’s Champion Madison Rayne spoke to Brian Fritz of Fanhouse.com about how she she got interested in pro wrestling, playing a bad girl on television, the state of the Knockouts division, Awesome Kong joining World Wrestling Entertainment, and more. Rayne was asked to give her thoughts on the state of the Knockouts division, with the interviewer noting that it was extremely successful ‘and then it seemed to go through a bit of a lull.’ She replied, “Yeah, there’s been some ups and downs with the changing facesRead More

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

JR Blog: Raw Last Night, Awesome Kong-WWE, More

- WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross has updated his blog, here are some highlights of what JR said about: Miz vs. Morrison’s Match From Monday’s RAW: “Great start to Raw with Miz vs. Morrison. These are two of the individuals that WWE is counting on to be big time players in the future. They both put forth great effort in the falls count anywhere match for the WWE Title. I enjoyed their hard work and the overall physicality of the contest. Both men likely want to be known notRead More
– Millennium Wrestling Federation is promoting Awesome Kong’s appearance for this Saturday’s event at Memorial Hall in Melrose, MA as her farewell appearance for the promotion before she heads to World Wrestling Entertainment. She will be accompanied to the ring by the father of WWE Superstar John Cena, John Cena, Sr., for her match against J-Busta. Other talent advertised for the show include WWE United States Champion Daniel Bryan, Abyss, Paul Bearer, Jay Lethal, and Matt “Doink the Clown” Borne. Visit BostonWrestling.com for more information. — Randy Savage attended lastRead More