Booker T Tag

Posted On November 22, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Booker T-Cody, Layla, JR Says Young Stars Need To Get Aggressive

- After undergoing knee surgery back in May for a torn ACL and MCL, WWE Diva Layla is almost ready to return to action. Layla took part in a live chat on the WWE website on Monday night and recently won a poll on the site about who should be the next challenger to Beth Phoenix’s Divas title. – After Cody Rhodes threw a cup of water in Booker T’s face on RAW, Booker wrote the following on Twitter regarding the incident: “What’s up universe hope all is well, justRead More

Posted On November 22, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Confirmed For Tonight’s WWE Smackdown & NXT Tapings

WWE will tape the Smackdown portion of this week’s WWE Superstars, this week’s WWE NXT and this week’s Smackdown today from the Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. The advertised dark match main event is World Heavyweight Champion Mark Henry, Wade Barrett & Cody Rhodes vs. Big Show, Randy Orton & Sheamus with Booker T as special guest referee.Read More

Posted On October 31, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Undertaker & McCool Update, Booker T’s Return To The Ring, More

- As we reported last week, The Undertaker and Michelle McCool visiting backstage at Monday’s RAW Supershow from Texas. Word is that WWE officials approached McCool about returning to the ring in the near future. As for the Undertaker, there are no plans for him to return to television in the immediate future. At this point, WWE officials are hoping he’ll be healthy enough in time to wrestle at WrestleMania 28 next April. – Money in the Bank briefcase holder Daniel Bryan wrote the following on Twitter over the weekendRead More

Posted On October 25, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

New SmackDown Feud Starting Soon, Superstars, Dark Match

– As reported recently, WWE creative have brainstormed a program between Booker T and Intercontinental Champion Cody Rhodes. Plans are now in place for an angle between the two that would lead to the former World Heavyweight Champion’s return match. That angle may kick off as early as tonight’s SmackDown taping in Houston, Texas, Booker T’s hometown. Part of the reason WWE is doing the feud is to promote their upcoming The Best of King of the Ring DVD set, which Booker T is hosting. — Matches taped Monday inRead More

Posted On October 25, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Very Latest On Booker T’s Return To The Ring

As we have noted before, WWE officials have been discussing a feud between Booker T and Intercontinental Champion Cody Rhodes. According to PWInsider.com, the latest word is that there are plans in place for an angle between the two that would lead to Booker’s return match. That angle between Booker and Cody may kick off at tomorrow night’s SmackDown tapings. Part of the reason WWE is doing the feud is to promote the upcoming King of the Ring DVD set, which Booker is hosting.Read More

Posted On October 17, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Update On Possible Ring Return For Booker T, New WWE Trademarks

- WWE has applied to register the trademark “WWE Supercharge,” which sounds like it could be for a new TV show, possibly on the WWE Network. They have also applied for “Afterburn,” which was one of WWE’s syndicated shows that now only airs in international markets. – As noted a few weeks back, WWE has been discussing the idea of bringing Booker T back for a short feud, possibly with Intercontinental Champion Cody Rhodes. In what may be a sign of Booker’s return to the ring, he is being advertisedRead More

Posted On September 29, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Update On Booker T Wrestling & Possible Feud, WWE Network

- As previously reported, WWE officials have discussed an in-ring return for Booker T. One possibility that’s been discussed would be a short feud with Intercontinental Champion Cody Rhodes. A match two wrestle at Vengeance as a way to put Cody in the spotlight. – WWE is expected to begin the promotion for their WWE Network in the next few months. The official @WWENetwork Twitter account was recently launched. The plan is still to have the network go live by the end of 2012.Read More

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

JR Blog: Undertaker’s Future, Booker T, Today’s Announcers

Here are some highlights from WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross’ latest blog, which you can read in its entirety over at JRsBarBQ.com: The Undertaker: Undertaker questions…we seem to get more and more of them…mostly the same questions daily. Final, final for now…I don’t know when the Undertaker will return but I expect it to be by WM28. I don’t know who Taker will face at WM28 but it will be someone of quality and the match will rival Rock-Cena for equal billing because the ‘Streak’ is that big inRead More

Posted On September 24, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Booker T Returning To The Ring?, Orton’s Attack Cut Overseas

– WWE has had discussions of Booker T coming back to wrestle in a short program on SmackDown against an undisclosed opponent. Booker T has competed in one match since assuming the SmackDown color commentator position in February. On the June 6 episode of Raw, Booker wrestled his first singles match for the organization in four years, gaining a victory over Jack Swagger via count out. — WWE Hall of Famer Dusty Rhodes is scheduled to appear at Sunday’s WWE SuperShow in Lubbock, Texas. CM Punk vs. Alberto Del RioRead More

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

Heat On Young Bucks Already In WWE, Booker T’s Future & More

- Earlier this week, we reported that the Young Bucks tag team (formerly Generation Me in TNA) received a WWE tryout prior to Monday’s RAW from San Diego, California. WWE announcer Booker T spoke about the Bucks’ tryout on Twitter – and made reference to a recent Rob Van Dam interview where RVD called out the Bucks for being cold to him backstage in TNA and not even shaking his hand. Booker said that at Monday’s tapings, the Young Bucks did not introduce themselves to him when they walked byRead More

Posted On June 7, 2011By Mike ShannonIn Columns

WWE Raw Review – June 6, 2011

Raw Review – June 6, 2011 -We are LIVE! from Richmond, VA. -We pick up the end of Tough Enough with Vince McMahon and Steve Austin doing their little song and dance to entertain the live crowd. Finally, Austin selects Andy as the winner, which is somewhat of a surprise because I thought Luke locked it up by playing the heel character the whole time. Of course, it was almost impossible for the home viewer to pick a winner because they didn’t show the final matches…not a clue why. McMahonRead More

Posted On June 6, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Raw Results – June 6, 2011

- Tonight’s WWE RAW opens up with the end of the live Tough Enough finale. Vince McMahon is in the ring with Steve Austin, Luke and Andy. Vince asks Luke and Andy what makes them think they should stand in the same ring as several legends like Austin, Shawn Michaels and many others. Andy goes to speak but Vince cuts him off for saying “guaran-damn-tee.” Vince gives the mic to Luke next and he cuts a promo. Vince asks Andy what qualities he has that will captivate the WWE audience.Read More

Posted On June 6, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Winner Of WWE Tough Enough Is…

Andy Leavine won WWE Tough Enough tonight before Raw. The trainers, “Stone Cold” Steve Austin, Trish Stratus, Booker T, and Bill DeMott were on hand as well as the eliminated contestants. Before the winner was announced, Vince McMahon came down to the ring to greet Steve Austin and ask the contestants why they think they belong into the ring. Steve Austin announced the winner. Andy then took a slap from McMahon and a stunner from Steve Austin. He will receive a WWE contract for either Raw or Smackdown.Read More

Posted On May 31, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Tough Enough Final, Plans For The Finale & Winner

- Jeremiah was eliminated on tonight’s episode of WWE Tough Enough. Austin said on the show that the final two participants, Luke and Andy, will be going to FCW to take part in exhibition matches where the best performer will win the show. These are the segments that were filmed in Tampa, Florida a few weeks back at the FCW TV tapings. The FCW matches will apparently air on next week’s live Tough Enough finale at 8pm EST. The winner of the show will be announced on RAW next weekRead More

Posted On May 31, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Tough Enough Results – May 30, 2011

The show opens with the usual recap piece narrated by “Stone Cold” Steve Austin, going over what happened on the show last week. Last week AJ and Christina were eliminated from the show. Three contestants remain – Luke, Jeremiah and Andy. We see Jeremiah and Luke partying in the house with beer. Jeremiah says he doesn’t care who comes back, he doesn’t think any of them should come back. We see a clip of Andy who says is he angry and isn’t happy with being in the bottom three. TheyRead More

Posted On April 20, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Bret Hart Tweets On Upcoming Tough Enough Appearance

The following is a new tweet from the official Twitter page of the WWE reality show “Tough Enough”: And, oh yeah, I’ll be on Tough Enough next week. It was great seeing @steveaustinBSR, @trishstratuscom, and @BillDeMott And on the exclusion of another Tough Enough trainer Booker T, Hart tweeted the following: @tirrell_l Booker wasn’t there when I was. Didn’t leave him out intentionally Follow more Bret Hart tweets on Twitter @ BretHart.Read More

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

WWE Tough Enough Results – April 4th, 2011

The show opened with “Stone Cold” Steve Austin putting himself over with his history and said that he was on a personal mission to find someone to continue his legacy. He introduced two men and women as they got off a bus and told a little about them complete with video clips. He said he was looking for someone who was the complete package, someone who was tough enough. They were in an empty arena with a Tough Enough wrapping on the ring and all the contestants came out onRead More

Posted On March 30, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

*Spoilers* Details On The First Episode Of WWE Tough Enough

The new season of WWE Tough Enough does not premiere until Monday night after the post-WrestleMania edition of RAW, but we’ve already got a sneak peek at the first episode, including some spoilers. You’ve been warned. * The show begins with host “Stone Cold” Steve Austin making the contestants set up an empty arena for a live WWE event. The next day, the contestants begin their training with Trish Stratus, Booker T and Bill DeMott. * The first beef in the Tough Enough house is between Miss USA Rima FakihRead More

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

Exclusive: Update On Wrestlemania Announcers; JR Set, More

PWMania has learned exclusively the announce team, as of this evening, for Wrestlemania 27 will be Josh Matthews and Booker T, with WWE Chairman Vince McMahon’s plan to have Jim Ross as the special announcer for the Lawler vs Cole, WWE Title, and Undertaker vs HHH main event as well. “Everything may change 100 times between now and Wrestlemania,” a key WWE insider told us this evening, “but right now Vince likes the idea of JR calling the main event and also he likes Josh Matthews and Booker getting theRead More