Dragon Gate USA Tag

Johnny Gargano was rumored to be headed up to WWE after his contract with DGUSA expires this week. However, at last night’s Dragon Gate iPPV Johnny Gargano announced that he will be staying with the company after all. After defeating Akira Tozawa to defend the Open the Freedom Gate Title at Dragon Gate USA’s Untouchable 2012 iPPV, Gargano addressed the crowd and revealed he was offered a new contract by Dragon Gate USA and that he has signed the contract. He spoke on how important independent wrestling is to himRead More

Posted On June 29, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

New TNA Tag Team Champions, Sonjay Dutt’s Opponent, BFG Series

- Christopher Daniels and Kaz defeated Kurt Angle and AJ Styles for the World Tag Team championships in the main event on TNA Impact Wrestling Thursday. – The wrestler named Rubix that faced off against Sonjay Dutt in the X Division Tournament Thursday on Impact Wrestling goes under the other ring name of Jigsaw. Jigsaw’s real name is Ed McGuckin and he’s known for his work in Ring of Honor, Chikara and Dragon Gate USA. – Hulk Hogan wrote the following on Twitter earlier today: Spoke with BFG Series guysRead More

Posted On May 31, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

Latest On Alex Shelley’s Future Plans & Interest From WWE

As previously mentioned, sources close to Alex Shelley report that he did receive phone calls from WWE recently but reports of him signing with WWE or even agreeing to terms are said to be premature. The same sources say that Shelley allowing his TNA contract to expire had nothing to do with WWE. Shelley’s original plans when deciding to leave TNA were to work for New Japan Pro Wrestling and maybe Dragon Gate USA. WWE did recently show interest and he was not expecting that to happen when he letRead More
It’s a huge day at Dragon Gate USA and EVOLVE as tickets for five events went on sale. We have the first talent rosters for all the upcoming shows including El Generico in both DGUSA and EVOLVE. Let’s get to it…. May 30th: YouShoot Live!!! With Vince Russo is this Friday at 8pm EST. on live iPPV at www.WWNLive.com. You can pre-order right now by clicking here. Here’s the latest from Kayfabe Commentaries as they prepare for this unique and incredible shoot interview: Being a part of YouShoot LIVE: VinceRead More

Posted On May 19, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn Indy News

Ex-TNA Star Joins DG:USA & More Various Indy News & Notes

– Tony Nese, who was just released from his TNA contract, will be back working dates for Dragon Gate USA. Nese worked for the company prior to signing with TNA. — EVOLVE and Dragon Gate USA have announced that Sami Callihan has been suspended, and will not work the company’s July dates. This is a storyline. — Johnny Gargano vs. Chuck Taylor for the Open the Freedom Gate Championship is set for the next set of shows. — WSA/NYWC worker Marti Belle will be working dates with the company. BelleRead More

Posted On April 29, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Videos

Video: Shelly Martinez Gets Spanked By Tommy Dreamer

After confronting Tommy Dreamer at a recent Dragon Gate USA event, Shelly was punished with an “Extreme” style spanking. Footage of the incident has been released:Read More

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

WWE Sign Ex-Dragon Gate USA Wrestler, Smackdown Rating

Friday’s WWE Smackdown scored a 2.12 rating, which is up 1.97 rating that the show drew last week. Smackdown averaged 3.1 million viewers. Meanwhile, UFC’s debut of The Ultimate Fighter on FX drew a 0.94 rating with 1.28 million viewers. WWE have completed the signing of independent wrestler Brodie Lee (Jon Huber) to a developmental contract. Lee, who is a near-seven-foot-tall big man, is the latest wrestler who has worked for Dragon Gate USA to be signed by WWE.Read More

Posted On March 8, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

DiBiase Injury Update, Kharma Thanks Her Fans, Post-WM SD

- To follow up on the news of Ted DiBiase breaking his ankle in a match taped for Superstars prior to Tuesday’s SmackDown tapings, the WWE website reports that DiBiase sustained “a Grade 2 tear [on a 3-tier scale] to his deltoid ligament, and he also sustained a calcaneal fracture, or a heel bone fracture.” He will be out of action for several weeks. – Kharma tweeted a message to her followers on Wednesday thanking them for their support. Kharma revealed to TMZ.com earlier in the day that she lostRead More