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- The South Wales Evening Post has an article up stating that Welsh wrestler Stevie Starr has been offered a WWE development contract and will be moving to Florida, pending his medical physicals. – Chris Jericho summed up his week On Twitter Saturday morning. Jericho said, “The last five days have been like a really bad video game – “Worst Business Trip Ever!” by Activision” – WWE’s upcoming No Way Out pay-per-view will be called “No Escape” in Germany next month because Germany already ran a “No Way Out” pay-per-viewRead More

Posted On May 25, 2012By StaffIn News

JBL Speaks Out About The Chris Jericho Flag Incident In Brazil

JBL posted the following on his Facebook page: “After seeing reports of Chris Jericho in Brazil-it was what I suspected–Chris trying to entertain and be a heel. Apparently a Brazilian Flag comes into ring and Chris grabs it and kicks it (or something to that effect). Compare that to Sgt Slaughter burning the flag or all the crazy stuff that has gone on. This is nothing. EXCEPT we are in a new era and now that isn’t acceptable. Chris did what most old heels would have done, he reacted andRead More

Posted On April 14, 2012By StaffIn News

Reported Diva Denies Signing With WWE, WWE Tour Updates

- WWE returns to the Odyssey Arena in Belfast, Northern Ireland on November 7th, 2012 at 7:30 PM. – WWE returns to the O2 World Arena in Hamburg, Germany on November 2nd, 2012 and Arena Leipzig in Leipzig, Germany on November 3rd, 2012. – Rima Fakih denied signing with WWE on her Twitter. Fakih wrote, “Not signed! #rumor.” It had been reported that Fakih had told German celebrity gossip website that she had signed a contract with WWE at the WrestleMania Premiere Party, stating, “You are the first toRead More

Posted On April 11, 2012By StaffIn News

More On WrestleMania Buyrate, Triple H & The Undertaker’s Status

- Preliminary numbers for WWE’s WrestleMania 28 pay-per-view show 636,000 buys in the United States although one source has it as high as 700,000. This would not include Canada’s buys. Last year’s domestic buys were 679,000 but that also included Canada and Puerto Rico. These numbers that came out today are all first-week estimates and WWE won’t release the final number until the end of May. Last year they did 15,000 buys in Germany and this year only 9,000. – Earlier reports suggested The Undertaker will work several more WrestleManiaRead More

Posted On January 9, 2012By StaffIn News

Against All Odds, TNA’s German Tour Cancelled, Rick Ross

- Rapper Rick Ross was at Sunday night’s TNA Genesis pay-per-view. Ross was shown on camera before the start of the TNA X Division Championship Match. He stayed for most of the show and was backstage visiting prior to the event going live. – TNA has issued the following statement about the European tour in late January: “The IMPACT WRESTLING World Tour events in Essen, Leipzig and Neu-Ulm, Germany, have been canceled. Tickets can be refunded at point of purchase.” TNA issued the following message on the company’s German FacebookRead More

Posted On January 5, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Tara Wants Former WWE Diva In TNA, TNA Reaches New TV Deal

– Sky Deutschland in Germany announced that they have extended their contract to carry TNA Wrestling programming for another year. The deal includes airing Impact Wrestling on Sky Sports and pay-per-view events on Sky Select. — TNA Wrestling has released new T-Shirts featuring Jeff Hardy, Kurt Angle, Velvet Sky, ODB and more. — Samoa Joe faces Christopher Daniels in a Maximum Impact tournament match on this week’s episode of TNA Xplosion. The winner of the eight-man tournament will receive a shot at the World Heavyweight Championship during TNA’s tour ofRead More

Posted On October 30, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Masters On Being Let Go By WWE, Why He Stopped Using Drugs

TWP MAGAZINE #19 NOW AVAILABLE! This month former WWE Superstar Chris Masters speaks to The Wrestling Press about his recent release, the reasons behind his first departure with WWE and his experience of drugs in wrestling, plus various other subjects. Here’s what he had to say: On the subject of being released for the first time by WWE: “I really kind of brought it on myself and I accepted it. I was very young at the time and I was thrust into success at such a quick rate that IRead More

Posted On August 11, 2011By StaffIn News

Fans Help Mickie James Raise $9k, TNA Unsuitable For Minors, More

- As noted before, Mickie James is using so fans can help fund her next country music album. Mickie is giving away prizes and other perks to those who donate. As of this writing, she has raised $9,591, beating her original goal of $5,000. Mickie has had 3 fans donate $10 or more, 63 fans donate $25 or more, 2 fans donate $50 or more, 13 fans donate $75 or more, 6 fans donate $100 or more, 19 fans donate $200 or more and 1 fan donate $2,500 orRead More
– WWE Hall of Famer Bret Hart wrote the following on Twitter regarding the death of Osama Bin Laden: “I hope before his trip 2 hell, dad, Owen, Bulldog, & Pillman gave Bin Laden torturous stretching. As a dual-citizen, couldn’t be more proud.” — Chris Jericho’s metal band FOZZY has announced concert dates for June 4 in Brantford, Ontario, June 5 in Long Island, NY and July 14 in Frankfurt, Germany. — The April 29 edition of WWE SmackDown! brought in 3,057,000 viewers and finished with a 1.96 cable rating.Read More

Posted On February 10, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Carter & Flair Miss Impact Tapings, Sarita Faces Winter, More

– TNA Wrestling President Dixie Carter wrote a message on Twitter thanking fans for the ‘great rating’ TNA’s return to U.K. airwaves garnered Tuesday night: “Thanks to our UK fans for the great rating for Tuesday’s TNA return to UK TV on Challenge! TNA is back full force, and so are our UK viewers.” — Knockouts action is featured on this week’s episode of TNA Xplosion as Sarita squares off against Winter. The match can be accessed here. — TNA Wrestling President Dixie Carter did not attend last week’s iMPACT!Read More