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Posted On March 31, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Major WM29 Announcement On Raw?, WM28 Not Sold Out, Piper

- Word going around WWE’s International Media Day on Friday was that a major match for WrestleMania 29 will be announced at Monday’s post-WrestleMania RAW. We noted last week that WWE sources indicated that was the plan – use the next year to build to a top match like they did with John Cena vs. The Rock.   - Sunday’s WrestleMania 28 pay-per-view is still not sold out but a lot of tickets are expected to be sold today and tomorrow at bargain prices.   - WWE Hall of FamerRead More

Posted On March 31, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Chris Jericho Defends DDP Yoga, John Cena On The Rock’s Promos

- WWE posted part two of the CM Punk – Chris Jericho WrestleMania Diaries on their website. In the installment, Jericho defends using DPP Yoga, which CM Punk took a jab at yesterday. Here’s what was said.   “All I know is that DDP Yoga works for me,” Jericho explained. “It’s the best training I’ve had in my life and it’s funny how I’ve been wrestling 10 years longer than CM Punk, but he’s the one who’s always walking around with more ice on him than an eskimo in February.Read More

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

CM Punk On Almost Leaving WWE Last Year, MMA, Jericho

- WWE Champion CM Punk spoke with ESPN.com this week to promote WrestleMania 28. Here are some highlights:   CM Punk, a year ago at this time, considering your contract situation with WWE, did you think you would be in this spot, defending the world title at Wrestlemania 28?   CM Punk: No, because I was leaving. At Wrestlemania last year — and I always say I thrive in high-pressure situations — my job was to steal the show and prove to everybody how awesome I was and what anRead More

Posted On March 27, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Latest On Jericho’s WWE Future, RVD Doing Marijuana Documentary

- TNA star Rob Van Dam has written a blog titled, “The Rise and Fall of The Medical Kush Beach Club” for Paul Heyman’s website, which you can check out at HeymanHustle.com. RVD announces a new documentary called The Boardwalk Hempire he’s Executive Producing with Tommy Chong about the rise and fall of the Medical Kush Beach medical marijuana dispensary.   - Chris Jericho’s representatives have negotiated an extension on his current WWE deal, which was originally for six months. The challenger for CM Punk’s WWE Championship at WrestleMania hasRead More

Posted On March 27, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Christian Out Of 12-Man Tag Team Match At WrestleMania 28

WWE is doing an injury angle with Christian, ruling him out for Team Johnny in the 12-man tag team match at Wrestlemania XXVIII. As the storyline goes, Christian suffered a re-aggravation of a neck injury at the hands of CM Punk on tonight’s Raw Supershow and will not be medically-cleared to compete.Read More

Posted On March 25, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Zack Ryder On Rock vs. Cena, His Use of Social Media, Big O & More

- WWE Superstar Zack Ryder recently spoke to The Wrestling Press while doing promotional work in Germany. Here are some highlights: Other WWE stars embracing social media and if it can be done again: "I think it was a once-in-a-lifetime-thing. I wasn’t the first to use social media, but I was the first one to really embrace it, totally rely on it and use it to the best of my abilities. I’m 26 years old, these things are what my friends use. My friends are on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube,Read More

Posted On March 25, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

JR Blogs On WrestleMania 28; Closing Match, Rock-Cena & More

Jim Ross is back with his latest blog. As always, the blog is a must-read, here are some highlights: Rock vs. Cena: “Assuming that it’s Cena vs. Rock closing the show at WM28. as many expect, it will be a former collegiate football Offensive Lineman (Cena) vs. a former Defensive Lineman (Rock) in a battle inside the squared circle that may, at times, resemble the line of scrimmage in a heated, rivalry football game. The low man wins or so the old football adage goes. “When approximately 75,000 fans areRead More

Posted On March 23, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Lance Storm Speaks On Jericho-Punk WM28 Match, Dolph Ziggler

Lance Storm Talks About Jericho-CM Punk Match Posted by Steve Carrier on 03/23/2012 at 06:34 PM The UK Sun has an interview with Lance Storm, here are a few highlights. Chris Jericho vs. CM Punk at WrestleMania: “I think Jericho and Punk are really going to knock people’s socks off. When Chris came up to Calgary to chip off the ring rust before his latest return, he knew at that point where it was going and he and I pitched ideas and threw stuff back and forth. There’s a goodRead More

Posted On March 19, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Daniel Bryan Talks Being A Heel, Topping Rock vs. Cena & More

The Daily World has an interview with Daniel Bryan. Here are some highlights: Winning the title: “It was crazy. I’ve been doing this for 12 years and a lot of people thought I couldn’t succeed at this. It was vindication, that I reached the top. When people are doubting you that much, sometimes you doubt yourself. It was more retrospective — I can’t believe I went through all of that and I’m at this moment.” Becoming a vegan: “I had always eaten pretty well, lots of vegetables and lean meats.Read More

Posted On March 18, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Triple H Makes His Wrestling Return At Madison Square Garden

Tonight at Madison Square Garden Triple H made his in-ring return in the main event in a six man tag match. Triple H teamed with CM Punk and Randy Orton and defeated Chris Jericho, Dolph Ziggler and Cody Rhodes. Prior to the match kicking off, Jericho got on the mic and said that the fans could chant for Punk but Jericho is the best at what he does. Closing the match, CM Punk tagged in Triple H who cleaned house on Ziggler and nailed the spinbuter. He then hit CodyRead More

Posted On March 16, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

CM Punk DVD News, WWE Legends House, Backstage HOF News

- During a recent appearance on The Wedge music show in Canada, CM Punk revealed that the band Rancid would be providing some music for his upcoming WWE DVD. Punk has stated in the past that he wants his video to be different from other WWE releases, and that he wanted good music on it. – Roddy Piper is back on Twitter, so filming for WWE Legends House seems to be done. – Aside from Yokozuna, there is expected to be one more name announced for this year’s WWE HallRead More
– Kmart announced Friday that they are offering a Limited Edition Commemorative WrestleMania® XXVIII Chair “to the delight of shoppers and WWE fans everywhere.” Customers can purchase the $75 chair after spending $30 or more on WWE items at Kmart stores across the country or online. “We are thrilled to provide this exclusive limited edition chair as a way to reward our devoted customers and offer them premium products that touch on their passion points,” said Andrew Stein, VP and Interim CMO, Kmart. “Knowing that these chairs will never beRead More

Posted On March 15, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Austin Meeting HBK, CM Punk vs. Jericho WM Scenario, Matt Hardy

- Steve Austin revealed on his BrokenSkullRanch.com blog that he is headed back to the ranch this week to meet Shawn Michaels and his MacMillan River Adventures crew. Austin and Michaels will be hunting for the upcoming season of Shawn’s show on the Outdoor Channel. – As noted before, word is that The Rock vs. John Cena will close WrestleMania while The Undertaker vs. Triple H will go somewhere in the middle and CM Punk vs. Chris Jericho has been discussed to open the show. A possible scenario for thisRead More

Posted On March 15, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Backstage Wade Barrett News; WWE Return, Push Planned, MITB

- WWE officials are hoping that Wade Barrett will be back in action by July so they can feature him prominently at SummerSlam. Before Barrett went down with an injury, he was scheduled to win Money in the Bank at WrestleMania 28 and challenge CM Punk for the WWE Title. The Money in the Bank match may be moved to SummerSlam this year just so Barrett can win it and begin the push, feuding with CM Punk for the WWE Title going into the fall.Read More

Posted On March 14, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

More Backstage WrestleMania 28 News, Show Format & More

One of the main reasons WWE are taking their time in announcing matches for WWE WrestleMania 28 is because WWE want to give time for The Rock vs. John Cena, Triple H vs. The Undertaker and CM Punk vs. Chris Jericho. WWE also have been considering leaving time for airing promos and vignettes involving the Rock. According to PWInsider, the format of the show is still being processed, however it was mentioned last week that CM Punk vs. Chris Jericho would be opening the pay-per-view while Triple H vs. TheRead More

Posted On March 14, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Steve Austin Speaks On Returning, Problems With The Rock & More

- WWE Hall of Famer Steve Austin was interviewed by The LAW this past week about his new movie Recoil. The LAW can be heard every Sunday night at 11pm EST with Dan Lovranski, Jason Agnew and John Pollock on TSN 1050 Toronto and online at liveaudiowrestling.com. Here are some highlights, courtesy of Chris Maffei: Talent Having Problems with The Rock returning: “My thoughts on that are, you earn what you get in this business. Rock has earned the ability to come and go as he wants, because the businessRead More

Posted On March 14, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Videos

Video: CM Punk Promo From 2003 Talking About His Drunk Dad

On Monday’s RAW, Chris Jericho appeared on the titantron while CM Punk was in the ring and got very personal with the WWE champion – saying that he knows a secret about Punk. Jericho told Punk and the world that the reason Punk is straight edge is because his father was an alcoholic. Jericho told Punk that alcohol is in his DNA, Punk has covered himself with tattoos to mask that pain. He said he’s going to take Punk’s title and drive him to a dark place where he finallyRead More

Posted On March 13, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jericho Responds To Punk, Phoenix Tired Of No Competition, Bellas

- Chris Jericho responded to CM Punk’s comments from this morning: “Hmmmm @cmpunk did I strike a nerve? Told you I was the Best In The World….. #norulesinwar” – WWE Divas Champion Beth Phoenix wrote the following on Twitter today: “Having a nice quiet lunch at MCafe. Stewing in my thoughts. Im sick of being pushed aside and forgotten about. I am the Divas Champion and..” “I get ZERO respect. I should be featured in magazines, being a guest star. The entire WWE has it all backwards. I AM theRead More

Posted On March 12, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

WWE Raw Results – March 12, 2012

Report by: Richard Trionfo of PWInsider.com We are live from Cleveland Ohio, and your announcers are Michael ‘Why did they ask me to wear a Lebron James jersey tonight’ Cole and Jerry ‘The Heart of Rock and Roll needs a transplant’ Lawler. Jerry is in the ring and he says that tonight is the first rock and rap concert on Raw. There have been some heated arguments between Cena and Dwayne. Each will have the opportunity to express themselves in their own words in their own way. The first WWERead More