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

CM Punk Appearing On Raw Tonight?, Mickie James In England

- While anything can change as he was advertised for last week’s show, several readers have noted that CM Punk is being advertised to appear at tonight’s Raw show in Hamptons, NJ. – Mickie James will be appearing at “PCW The Gathering”, which takes place on September 23rd, 2011 in Preston, Lancashire, England at the Lava & Ignite Club.Read More
– William Regal, who now reigns as a color commentator on NXT: Redemption, missed last night’s show. Michael Cole filled in for Regal. Regal forewarned followers on his Twitter account last week that he wouldn’t be back on the site until this Friday, with no reason given. His wife, however tweeted Tuesday that he is in England this week. It is possible that it’s a business trip since his wife’s tweets implied that he isn’t with his family. (Thanks to Jen) — WWE has posted a job listing for anRead More
– The May 26 episode of IMPACT WRESTLING scored a 1.19 cable rating, up from the prior week’s 1.17 number. The program averaged 1.7 million viewers over the course of two hours, the same as the prior week’s show. — Kurt Angle will be doing an autograph signing in London, England, this week. The multi-time champion will be meeting fans at Wembley Arena beginning at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday. He will be accompanied by Jeremy Borash and an Xplosion camera crew. More details are available here. — Robert Roode isRead More
– Voodoo Kin Mafia, BG James and Kip James, appeared at TNA Wrestling’s “UK Party” Thursday, which was held at an undisclosed location in Manchester, England. The multi-time tag team champions participated in a taping for an upcoming episode of TNA Spin Cycle and there was a loud “one more match” chant. The duo then hung out and took photos with fans for approximately one hour before leaving. — Jeremy Borash has confirmed that the six-sided ring will be returning to TNA Wrestling for one night only; at the DestinationRead More

Posted On April 19, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Odd Props Backstage At Impact Taping, Hemme On Facebook

– TNA Knockout Christy Hemme has launched a fan page on Facebook. — Magnus and Jeremy Borash will be in Nottingham, England this Saturday for an exclusive free meet and greet session with fans. The duo will be signing autographs and promoting the company’s latest range of Jakks action figures at The Entertainer toy store in Nottingham’s Victoria Centre beginning at 2:00 p.m. They will also be holding a Q&A session and taping footage for TNA Xplosion. — Kurt Angle remarked the following on Twitter today: “Separated my shoulder atRead More

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

Possible WWE Release, Why The Draft Is Next Week

– In a dark match that took place after Monday’s WWE RAW tapings from London, England, John Cena & Randy Orton defeated WWE Champion The Miz & Nexus leader CM Punk. — It was announced to the live RAW crowd at the O2 Arena on Monday that WWE’s next television tapings from the UK will be on November 7 and 8 at the Echo Arena in Liverpool, England. — As reported earlier, WWE will hold their annual Draft next week in Raleigh, North Carolina. The draft had originally been scheduledRead More

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

WWE Returns To UK For TV Tapings on 11/7 & 11/8; Details

Devin Cutting sent in the following: WWE is holding an event on November 11th, 2011 at the O2 Arena in London, England. Tickets go on sale April 20th, 2011. Go to http://prowrestlingevents.tk or http://prowrestlingevents.webs.com for info about upcoming wrestling shows worldwide. The WWE TV tapings on November 7th & 8th, 2011 will be held at the Echo Arena in Liverpool, England. Go to http://prowrestlingevents.tk or http://prowrestlingevents.webs.com for info about upcoming wrestling shows worldwide.Read More
— The following matches were taped tonight at The O2 Arena in London, England for this week’s episode of WWE Superstars: * Maryse vs. Natalya * Mark Henry vs. Ted DiBiase — WWE.com has added Jack Korpela to the SmackDown roster page. In addition to counting down WWE pay-per-view events on the Free For All, Korpela calls the SmackDown brand matches on WWE Superstars. — Percy Watson beat Primo in a dark match prior to tonight’s Raw taping in London, England. Photo of Evan Bourne holding the WWE Championship ->Read More
– A World Heavyweight Championship Match between Edge, Alberto Del Rio and Wade Barrett is advertised for WWE’s WrestleMania Revenge Tour events in England on on April 17 and 18. — This week’s episode of WWE Superstars featured 16 minutes and 57 seconds of in-ring action, down from 17 minutes and 40 seconds the previous week. — The night after WrestleMania XXVII is Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s next advertised appearance on Monday Night Raw. However, a company source is under the impression that he will appear live the week beforeRead More

Posted On March 11, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Video: Wade Barrett Appears On Sky Sports News

-Wade Barrett appeared on Sky Sports News on March 10th and took part in an interview. The appearance was due to his appearance at Preston North End’s training ground to rally their players. Preston North End is a soccer club in England that is currently struggling in the second tier of the English leagues. Barrett is a lifelong fan of the club. The video is low-quality, but it is embedded below:Read More

Posted On February 13, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Update On Flair Following Recent Injury, Lockdown Ticket Info

– Tickets for TNA Wrestling’s Lockdown pay-per-view go on sale this Saturday at noon, at all TicketMaster locations, and TicketMaster.com. The annual event takes place April 17 at the U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio. — TNA Wrestling producer Al Snow wrote on Twitter that he’s accepting bookings for 2011 worldwide. — Ric Flair has reportedly decided to postpone surgery on his torn rotator cuff to continue the ongoing storyline between Fortune and Immortal. He is scheduled to work this week’s iMPACT! tapings. The WWE Hall of Famer suffered theRead More

Posted On February 7, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

Jericho Speaks On What Will Happen When Vince McMahon Retires

Chris Jericho was recently interviewed by Brian Fritz of Fanhouse.com. Here are some highlights of what Jericho said about: The Future Of The Industry: “It’s a very star-driven business. It always has been and always will be and there’s always transition phases. They kind of got painted into the corner over the years when Vince took over the territories and had all the best of the best but he didn’t like small guys. So there were a lot of small guys who were doing more high-impact work that had toRead More

Posted On February 7, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Flair Undergoing Surgery This Week, Bearer Attends TNA Show

– Ric Flair is scheduled to undergo surgery on Wednesday to repair a torn rotator cuff that he suffered during a recent match in Manchester, England. The WWE Hall of Famer is expected to continue his managerial role before returning to the squared circle. — TNA Wrestling has released new “Bloodline” T-shirts for Matt and Jeff Hardy. — Paul Bearer attended Saturday’s TNA Wrestling live event in Pensacola, Florida to visit with friends. Regarding the experience, he wrote on Twitter: “Great seeing so many old friends at TNA in PensacolaRead More
– Jeff Hardy is featured on the cover of the latest issue of Power Slam, which covers his ongoing drug trial and recent matches. — Ric Flair returned to TNA Wrestling’s European tour Friday in Manchester, England, accompanying Beer Money, Inc. for their match against Douglas Williams and Magnus. Flair wrestled Williams himself the following night in London, beating the Englishman via submission. Flair bled heavily during the match, so much so that the ring mat was mopped afterwards. — In an apparent first, TNA Wrestling officials recently punished twoRead More

Posted On January 27, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Videos

Video: Dixie Carter On Sky News In London

TNA President Dixie Carter was a guest on the Jeff Randall show on Sky News last night in London, England. You can view the interview embedded in the video below: Alternative contentRead More

Posted On November 10, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Live News & Notes From This Week’s WWE Smackdown Taping

PWMania.com reader Joe Craven for sent in the following report: * Lot less people in attendance than RAW. Heard talk that people had their seats upgraded after tickets were not sold, all top tier was curtained off when it was full for RAW. * Mason Ryan got a decent reaction as per a brit in England but was quite a lot of boos and it was not surprising Chavo got a good reaction as the Aniversary of Eddies death is this Saturday * Crowd went mad for McIntyre and wereRead More
– The latest report on Jerry Lawler’s health is that his left leg is swollen from the knee down to the foot. The cause of the matter is not known, but those close to him believe he has incurred a staph infection. The WWE Hall of Famer’s doctor advised him not to attend Raw since it would have been a ten hour flight to England and the change in air pressure could have possibly cause blood clots. — The WWE SmackDown taping on Jan. 25, 2011 will be held atRead More

Posted On November 8, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Matches Revealed For This Week’s WWE Smackdown

During tonight’s WWE Raw tapings it was revealed that David Otunga will face Edge on this week’s edition of Smackdown. If Otunga loses, he is out of The Nexus. The match will also be a lumberjack match. Kane is also scheduled to defend the World Heavyweight Championship against Big Show on this week’s show. WWE will tape this week’s edition of Smackdown tomorrow from the Manchester Evening News Arena in Manchester, England. We’ll have full coverage here on PWMania.com.Read More

Posted On November 8, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jerry Lawler Not At This Week’s WWE Raw; Commentary Change

Jerry Lawler will not be featured on tonight’s edition of WWE Raw. Michael Cole and Josh Mathews are on commentary at the Raw taping from the Manchester Evening News Arena in Manchester, England.Read More