Diva Dirt Tag

- The official WWE NXT website has added a profile for 6-foot-1 Anya from Russia. The developmental Diva was signed earlier this year and it’s now revealed that she has a “decorated” background in kickboxing. Diva-Dirt reports that Anya, a black belt in Taekwondo, won the Kickboxing World Championship in 2011. She placed second in 2006 and 2008. Anya is also a lawyer with a degree from the Voronezh Cooperative Institute in Voronezh, Russia. – We received an e-mail from a fan who says WWE made his son cover hisRead More
We reported earlier this week via The Wrestling Observer Newsletter that Olympic Tae Kwon Do athlete Diana Lopez was interested in negotiating a deal with WWE. Diva-Dirt.com reached out to Diana and she had the following to say in response: “Although I would be the coolest aunt to my nephews if I were in the WWE, I have not been contacted by anyone regarding negotiations or partnerships. Am I interested? I have entertained the idea.. It seems like it would be really fun! I would be up for it!”Read More
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- WWE officials feel that Jinder Mahal has the potential to be one of their top heels, which is part of the reason why he’s currently working a feud with Ryback. – Former WWE star Dennis “Mideon” Knight was in visiting friends at last night’s FCW live event in Tampa, Florida at The Bull. – Diva-Dirt reports that WWE has signed a new women’s wrestler named Anya, who is of Russian descent. She was spotted with Ashley Fliehr Johnson and another new male signing at a weekend FCW live eventRead More
– In her first interview since leaving the company, former WWE Diva Maxine recently spoke with Diva-Dirt.com about her departure, AJ Lee’s current role and lots more. The full interview will be released later today on Diva-Dirt.com but here are some teasers talking about AJ and more:Read More
– The Bella Twins, Brie and Nikki, joined Diva Dirt for their first exclusive post-WWE interview. The full interview will be released this weekend, but in a sneak peek, the Bellas discuss the backstage reaction to their WWE departure (“No one believed it,” they said) and how their fan base – the Bella Army – weighed heavy on their hearts when making the decision. “We didn’t want to disappoint them,” they add. — WWE.com has revealed the cover of the second edition of the WWE Encyclopedia. Set for release onRead More

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

Daniel Bryan Comments On “YES” Chants, WWE Diva Tryouts, Ryder

- WWE’s website has a new article up looking at the popularity of Daniel Bryan’s “YES!” chants. They re-posted Steve Austin’s Twitter comments from a few weeks back where he endorsed the chants. Bryan had this to say about Austin’s comments: “I think [Austin] was probably just placating fans. There’s a percentage of the WWE Universe that likes things they’re not supposed to like, and they’re responsible for the ‘YES!’ chants. When I first started doing it, the only thing I thought was that this is going to annoy theRead More

Posted On September 19, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Update On 20-Year-Old UK Diva Britani Knight Starting With WWE

British wrestling diva Britani Knight is reportedly finishing up her independent bookings and is headed to Florida Championship Wrestling soon under her WWE developmental deal. She will be appearing at the SHIMMER tapings in early October. Knight has received several WWE tryouts, including one last November and one in April, when WWE was touring the United Kingdom. It was reported by the Diva Dirt website back in April that Knight had signed a developmental deal at that time, but she released a statement online denying that report. Britani, known asRead More

Posted On March 30, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Trish Stratus Speaks On Tough Enough, WrestleMania 27, Snooki

Diva Dirt interview with Trish Stratus Full interview available at Diva-Dirt.com. It’s been a busy couple of months for the legendary 7-time Women’s Champ, Trish Stratus. She’s back in the WWE fold with the USA Network revival of Tough Enough, she’s going to WrestleMania this Sunday, has a movie premiering in one week and is on the cover of Oxygen magazine! With so much going on in the Stratusphere, we decided to give the Diva Dirt Legacy Award winner a call and discuss! On getting the call to do ToughRead More

Posted On February 14, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

New TNA Champion Crowned, Giant Lady Wrestler Receives Tryout

– Mr. Anderson’s reign as TNA World Heavyweight Champion came to an end tonight at Against All Odds as he lost the title to Jeff Hardy in a Ladder Match. Anderson obtained the belt from Hardy last month at Genesis. The TNA World Heavyweight Champion is scheduled to return to court on Wednesday to face a variety of charges relating to his September 2009 arrest on charges of trafficking in controlled prescription pills and possession of anabolic steroids. A search of his North Carolina residence yielded 262 Vicodin prescription pills,Read More

Posted On January 5, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

Tiffany Responds To Being Pulled From Match, HBK Update

- Former WWE Diva Tiffany responded to the news of her being pulled from the indy match with the following: “I was taken off a show without my knowledge. I was very much looking forward to this match and am saddened that they were in talks with my team and decided against working with me. Nothing I was asking was out of the ordinary, and it is standard in every entertainment contract. In fact, I was taking far less than my booking fee to have the amazing opportunity to faceRead More

Posted On December 16, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

Jillian Confronts Plastic Surgery Speculation, WWE HOF Update

– Former WWE Diva Jillian Hall confronted speculation that she has undergone plastic surgery during an interview earlier this week with Diva-Dirt.com. She claimed that she has only had work done to her breasts and hair. The former WWE Divas Champion also noted that she’s taking a few months off before she decides her future in the wrestling industry. — Next year’s WWE Hall Of Fame Ceremony will take place on Apr. 2 at the Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. Ticket information is expected to be released soon. — WWERead More
Former WWE Diva, Jillian Hall joins Diva Dirt for her first post-WWE interview today. We spoke to Jillian about her release, the story behind her requesting her release, working as a trainer in FCW and much more. We discuss Jillian’s career from the independents to OVW, to SmackDown and Raw, including her thoughts on working with JBL, Melina and others. Jillian talks about her singing gimmick and why she wanted to drop it to be taken more seriously. She also discusses her infamous 5-minute long Divas Championship reign last year.Read More

Posted On October 6, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Details On New Diva Vicky Skeeles’ New Name For WWE

The following is an excerpt from a new article at Diva-Dirt.com: As we exclusively broke over the weekend, WWE has signed a new talent in 23-year old British female wrestler Vicky Skeeles. Skeeles, who is originally from Gloucester, England, reported to FCW last week after being signed over the summer. According to her Twitter page, Vicky is now going by the name of Verity Thomas in FCW.Read More

Posted On September 26, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Mickie James Reportedly Signing With TNA Wrestling

According to a report on Diva-Dirt.com, former WWE Women’s Champion Mickie James is expected to sign a contract with TNA Wrestling today — if she hasn’t already. Those close to the situation have indicated that James would finalize her contract today, but additional details are not available at press time. Despite her release from World Wrestling Entertainment earlier this year and simultaneous foray into the country music world, James continued her wrestling career as she has appeared on numerous independent shows since that time.Read More