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Posted On January 31, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Kofi Kingston Reveals Dream WrestleMania Match & More

- In an interview with ESPN.com, Kofi Kingston was asked who his dream WrestleMania opponent would be. “My dream match would be against Ricky Steamboat,” Kingston said. “You saw him comeback a few years ago and he still had it. He’s phenomenal, and I’d love if he could come back one more time to challenge for the Intercontinental belt. It could be like a student versus teacher type match. For me, being in the same ring as the guys I watched growing up just means so much and that wouldRead More

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

Steamboat On Classic Matches & Why He Never Got A Shot At Hogan

WWE Hall of Famer Ricky Steamboat spoke with ESPN.com this week to promote the new WWE All Stars video game. Here are some highlights of what Steamboat said about: Did He Instantly Know That His Matches With Flair & Savage Were Classics, Or Did It Take Time For That To Sink In? “I like to listen to the crowd, I really do. The crowd helps give me that extra boost of adrenaline. When I take a moment and listen to the wrestling fans and they’re shouting, “C’mon Ricky, you canRead More

Posted On January 12, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Raw Rating Holds Up Well Against Very Stiff Competition

(Source: PWTorch.com) Monday’s episode of WWE RAW scored a 3.05 rating, virtually even with last week’s rating. The show did hours of 3.0 and 3.1. RAW averaged 4.60 million viewers over the two-hour broadcast, with the first hour doing 4.55 million viewers and the second hour doing 4.65 million viewers. Overall, the show was up around 100,000 viewers from last week. While a 3.05 rating does not sound like anything to celebrate, there was fear within WWE that the rating was going to dip below 3.0 due to the stiffRead More

Posted On November 23, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Cena Removed From Raw, Bryan On The Bella’s, Miz Reaction

- I was looking at the Raw roster page on WWE.com and John Cena has been removed. His profile is now on the WWE Alumni page. [Thanks to Matthew for sending in this news bit] – Daniel Bryan was playing dumb to the Bellas advances on RAW and said the following on his Twitter page: “What’s the deal with the Bellas? I have absolutely ZERO idea.” – More on The Miz’s title win last night with popular ESPN columnist and long-time wrestling fan Bill Simmons saying the following on Twitter:Read More

Posted On October 12, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Raw Rating: Against Monday Night Football & MLB Playoffs

Monday’s episode of WWE Raw drew a 2.9 cable rating with 4,285,000 viewers. The show did hours of 2.87 and 2.92. This is down from last week’s 3.3 and below 3.0 for the 3rd time in the past 4 weeks. Raw faced stiff competition from the ESPN Monday Night Football game between the Minnesota Vikings and the New York Jets NFL game on ESPN did a 12.46 rating with 17,313,000 viewers. ESPN drew a 12.2 overnight rating for the Jets’ win over the Vikings, up 22% from Week 5 lastRead More