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- Wade Barrett is set to be facing World Heavyweight Champion Sheamus and Alberto Del Rio in triple threat matches for the championship at the SmackDown live event at Copps Coliseum in Hamilton, ON, Canada on September 8th, and at the SmackDown live event at K-Rock Centre in Kingston, ON, Canada on September 9th. Randy Orton vs. Dolph Ziggler is also advertised for the shows. – RAW General Manager AJ Lee wrote on Twitter during Monday’s RAW that Daniel Bryan will start attending anger management classes next week. “Starting nextRead More
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- As previously mentioned, Randy Orton is scheduled to be taking time off soon to film WWE’s new “12 Rounds” film in Canada, which is why he wasn’t booked at SummerSlam this year. Many have speculated that Orton was still being punished for his second Wellness Policy suspension, however that’s not the case. PWInsider is reporting that the company didn’t want to put him into an upper-tier position only to pull him back out of it again to shoot the film. – The season finale of “Stone Cold” Steve Austin’sRead More
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- In his first Tout as SmackDown General Manager, Booker T announced Tuesday night that a match to determine number one contendership to the WWE Tag Team Championship held by Kofi Kingston and R-Truth will be held this Friday on SmackDown as Primo and Epico take on Darren Young and Titus O’Neil. – French wrestler Tom La Ruffa announced on Facebook that he has signed a developmental contract with WWE. Nicknamed “The French Stallion,” La Ruffa is a top wrestler in Europe. He is a product of former WWE wrestlerRead More
- Former DX member Sean “X-Pac” Waltman is now teasing that he’s on his way to St. Louis for tonight’s 1,000th episode of RAW. – Former WWE Diva Trish Stratus will be appearing at the “Boots & Hearts” country music festival in Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada from August 10th through the 12th. Trish will be holding “Stratusphere Yoga” sessions. – Hornswoggle is the latest person to throw his name in the hat to be the new WWE General Manager. He wrote on Twitter: “Im not sure if there is anyone moreRead More

Posted On July 18, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

Announcer Not At RAW 1000, Injury On WWE Studios Set, Helms

- WWE developmental trainer Joey Mercury turns 33 years old today while Al Snow turns 49 and Carlos Colon Sr. turns 64. – As PWMania.com previously noted, Shane Helms wrote that CM Punk and Lita were “alienating” themselves at the San Diego Comic Con this past weekend. Helms posted a follow-up on Tuesday: “FTR, the @AmyDumas @CMPunk “alienating” themselves tweet yesterday was an inside joke from Comic Con. Stay positive people.” – TMZ reports that actress Halle Berry was rushed to the hospital on Tuesday night after falling and hittingRead More
WWE Hall of Famer Tammy “Sunny” Sytch, 39, is entering a drug rehabilitation center to address her longstanding issues with substance abuse. She was admitted to an emergency room Friday night and her boyfriend, independent wrestler Damien Darling, insisted that she receive professional help. According to a press release issued by RF Video, she will enter the facility on Monday. The influential Diva’s behavior has grown increasingly erratic since last summer when she split from her boyfriend of five years. New Jack, a former bounty hunter, claimed Sytch had askedRead More
- Former WWE Diva Trish Stratus took part in a photoshoot for the The Next Big Thing magazine yesterday in Canada. She will be appearing on an upcoming cover for the magazine. – WWE Hall of Famer Arn Anderson spoke with WWE’s website about getting his own action figure and his experience at this weekend’s San Diego Comic Con. Arn talked about how cool it is to still be relevant. He said the action figure caps off a great year with the Four Horsemen Hall of Fame induction. – SpeakingRead More

Posted On July 2, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Looks At The Most Patriotic Moments, Tito Santana Touring

- WWE is featuring an article looking at the most patriotic moments in the company’s history in celebration of the 4th of July. A few of the incidents include the debut of Mr. America, Hulk Hogan’s appearance at WrestleMania 21, John Cena announcing the death of Osama Bin Laden and WWE creating Tribute for the Troops. – WWE Hall of Famer Tito Santana will be touring Saskatchewan, Canada with High Impact Wrestling in mid-July. Here are the dates and locations. * July 16th – Ukrainian Orthodox Auditorium in Yorkton *Read More

Posted On June 30, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Chyna’s Twitter Suspended, Live SmackDown News, WWE Vintage

- Chyna’s Twitter account has been suspended following her recent rant where she was tweeting personal information of a lady she accused of stealing her dog. – The Super Smackdown on Tuesday, July 3rd will air live at 8 PM (ET) on The Score in Canada. – WWE Vintage Collection on June 29th, 2012 featured these matches & segments: Fit Finlay vs. Psychosis WCW Thunder – June 4th, 1998 Lord Steven Regal & Bobby Eaton Become Partners WCW Saturday Night – March 18th, 1995 The Blue Bloods At A RestaurantRead More
- Tonight’s episode of TNA Impact Wrestling will feature Tag Team Champions Kurt Angle and AJ Styles vs. Daniels and Kazarian. Also confirmed for tonight’s show is more Bound For Glory Series matches and a Gutcheck segment with women’s wrestler Taeler Hendrix. – Here are some recent TNA attendance figures: * The Basebrawl event on June 22nd in Buffalo, NY drew 800 fans * June 23rd in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada drew 2,000 fans * June 24th in Hamilton, Ontario drew 750 fans – Word going around is that TNA hasRead More

Posted On June 25, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

Update On The TNA Bound For Glory Series, Gutcheck Latest

- Independent women’s wrestlers LuFisto and Courtney Rush took part in a Gutcheck segment at this weekend’s TNA live event in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada. No word yet if either of them will be brought to Impact for a live Gutcheck. – TNA’s Bound For Glory Series continued at Sunday night’s live event in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. James Storm and Mr. Anderson wrestled to a time limit draw and earned 2 Points each. Here are the updated standings after this weekend: * James Storm – 36 Points * Samoa Joe –Read More

Posted On June 24, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Eric Young Addresses Quitting TNA Rumors, BFG Series, More News

- Eric Young addressed an online rumor Sunday that he quit TNA Wrestling. “As far as rumor I have quit TNA totally not true they last minute changed impact schedual and all my Thursday’s where booked by animal planet show,” he tweeted. “TNA is upset I’m not there but can’t wait to have me back and I will be back soon!!!!” – Samoa Joe picked up 10 points while Christopher Daniels picked up 5 points in the Bound for Glory Series matches held Saturday night in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada. JoeRead More

Posted On June 22, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

New WWE Film During WM, Craziest Chicks In WWE, NXT Season Six

- WWE Studios will be releasing “Dead Man Down” starring Colin Farrell and Noomi Rapace April 4th, 2013, just days before WrestleMania 29. Wade Barrett also plays a small role in the film. – WWE.com published a list of the “Craziest Chicks” in WWE history but deleted it shortly thereafter. The Gobbledy Gooker topped the list, followed by AJ, Luna Vachon, Maxine, Mickie James, Bull Nakano, Victoria, Vickie Guerrero and Sherri Martel. – The USA Network will be airing The Game Plan starring The Rock on June 23rd at 4Read More

Posted On June 12, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Does A Good Deed, WWE Tapings In The UK, SD In Canada

- HeraldOnline.com features an article on 11-year-old Kenny Allen, receiving a gift package from WWE after they learned that Allen was a huge WWE fan, who recently had several inches of his scalp torn off after a pit bull attack. The package included a CM Punk T-shirt, action figures, autographed photos and other items. The article features a quote from a WWE spokesman: “We just thought he was a brave young man,” said WWE spokesman Kevin Hennessy. “It touched our hearts… we thought the least we could do is sendRead More

Posted On June 12, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Otunga Talks Bullying In Storylines, WWE Returns To Canada & More

- CTNewsJunkie features an article on David Otunga and Stephanie McMahon attending a “be a STAR” anti-bullying rally in Hartford, CT this past Monday. Otunga addressed bullying being used in WWE storylines during the rally. “I hate to say it but I was part of this group called the Nexus and we did bullying for the better part of a year,” Otunga admitted. “We pretty much bullied the entire roster… In WWE we see a lot of times there’s bullying and people will bully somebody else but it never worksRead More
Thanks to Christopher Duke for sending this in: The One Wrestling Show with Rory McAllister Every Tuesday at 10pm on Pulse 98.4 www.onewrestlingshow.com Rory McAllister of former WWE Tag Team The Highlanders recently appeared on Scottish radio show The One Wrestling Show. On The Highlanders “fish out of water gimmick”: No, we weren’t happy about that. Robbie and I were trained by the Hard family out of Canada, and we weren’t the biggest guys, so we decided to make our work a lot more aggressive, very old school, so peopleRead More

Posted On June 5, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

The Miz Off WWE Television & Kelly Kelly Accepting Bookings

- Kelly Kelly updated her Twitter bio to add, “For full appearances/endorsements please contact Heidi at heidi@atamanagement.com” – The Miz started training for The Marine: Homefront last Thursday, and will be filming the movie through July 12th in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. It’s unlikely that he will be making any televised appearances on RAW or SmackDown until filming ends.Read More

Posted On June 1, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Major WWE Survivor Series Change, Jericho Latest, WWE In Canada

- This year’s WWE Survivor Series pay-per-view will no longer take place at the Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, PA. The date for the event remains November 18th, however a new venue has yet to be announced. – Today’s suspension countdown tweet from Chris Jericho is as follows, “22, the avenue That’s the place where we all go You will find It’s warm inside…” 22 is also the amount of titles I’ve held in the WWE…” – The Score in Canada will air NXT on Fridays at 6 PM (ET)Read More
– As noted, when RAW goes to 3-hours every week starting July 23rd, the show will not air live in Canada on The Score. The time slot will be 9pm-midnight, which is late for viewers on a weeknight. The show will replay on Tuesdays from 4-7pm. — Randy Orton’s recent Tweet about WWE banning his punt to the skull due to concussion awareness is believed to be legit, with the company looking to prevent injuries as well as potential legal liability from concussions. — As previously reported, John Cena willRead More