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- Randy Orton, who is currently serving a 60-day suspension for his second violation of WWE’s Talent Wellness Program, was backstage at Monday’s Raw emanating from his hometown of St. Louis, Missouri. He was there with a young female companion. UPDATE: PWMania.com can confirm reports of Orton being there with “a young female companion” are untrue and false. A lot of online reports on Orton have been also been inaccurate. – Chris Jericho, who is not advertised to appear at tonight’s SmackDown taping in Kansas City, Missouri, issued a ToutRead More

Posted On July 20, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jim Ross Talks Role On RAW 1000, Would ‘Love To Call A Match’

Jim Ross joined the latest edition of the Hot Clicks Podcast in honor of Monday Night Raw airing it’s 1,000th episode and moving to a three-hour show each week starting this Monday, to offer some memories and discuss the business. He also spoke about his role for Monday’s show. “It’s kind of like a baseball player going to the All Star game in Kansas City,” Ross said. “I’m just kind of waiting to see what the manager puts on the lineup card. I know I’m on the roster, I knowRead More

Posted On July 11, 2012By Julian RadbourneIn Indy News

Invicta FC Searching For Its Biggest Fan!

INVICTA FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIPS TO AWARD ITS “BIGGEST FAN” WITH ALL-EXPENSES PAID TRIP TO JULY 28 EVENT IN KANSAS CITY Three prize winners for fan-created videos to be determined in online voting poll KANSAS CITY, Kan. (July 10, 2012) – Women’s Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) promotion Invicta Fighting Championships is determined to find its biggest fan and, thus, will award each of three winners of a fan-submitted video contest with an exciting prize package. The grand prize winner will receive an all-expenses paid trip for two people to the upcoming InvictaRead More

Posted On May 7, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jim Ross Blogs On The Life & Legacy Of Owen Hart

Jim Ross is back with another blog entry. Here are some highlights: Today is Owen Hart’s birthday. The youngest child of the Stu and Helen Hart dynasty would have been 47 years of age. Owen will always be one of my favorite wrestlers for a variety of reasons. He was amazingly skilled in the ring in a variety of styles that he worked and sacrificed to master. Owen could execute basic, catch as catch can wrestling, high flying, brawling and submission wrestling as well as anyone I can recall. ThereRead More

Posted On February 1, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Vince McMahon Not Himself Lately, Watlman-Jannetty Shoot Video

- Numerous people within WWE have been saying for months now that Vince McMahon hasn’t been acting like himself. Vince’s behavior was said to be “off” as well at Monday’s RAW – leading many people to speculate that the launch of the WWE Network (and other issues) are taking their toll on him. – Rapper Tech N9ne was backstage at Monday’s RAW Supershow from Kansas City. – Monday’s RAW Supershow featured 31 minutes and 57 seconds of in-ring action, down from the previous week. (Credit: Stan) — Chris Jericho’s secondRead More

Posted On January 31, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Kane vs. John Cena Takes Place After Raw In Kansas City

- Thanks to Neil for the following: The dark main event after RAW last night in Kansas City saw John Cena defeat Kane via disqualification. They did the angle where Kane attacked Cena with a steel chair to cause the DQ. Kane chokeslammed Cena and left before coming back to the ring for more. Cena came back and hit the Attitude Adjustment to end the show.Read More

Posted On January 31, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Cena Says Kane Will Learn Respect, Natalya-Owen Hart, Ryder

- Natalya paid tribute to Owen Hart by posting a photo of him and the following message on Twitter: “Enjoyed Raw tonight from Kansas City. A great show! But I always remember Kansas City and pay tribute to Owen.” – Following the brawl with Kane on RAW, John Cena posted the following message on Twitter: “Embrace? Never. Rise above. Kane is about to get a lesson in respect.” Cena also posted a message about Zack Ryder: “Lots of folks asking about @ZackRyder he is banged up but ok. Give himRead More

Posted On January 31, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Beth Phoenix Returns, SD Elimination Chamber, The Rock & More

- WWE Divas Champion Beth Phoenix returned to RAW on tonight’s show from Kansas City after being off TV for several weeks. She defended her title and squashed Eve Torres in a quick match. There have been rumors of a Beth Phoenix vs. Kharma match at WrestleMania 28. – WWE confirmed on RAW tonight that World Heavyweight Champion Daniel Bryan will defend his belt in the SmackDown Elimination Chamber. His opponents will be announced on Friday’s SmackDown. – A local ad during RAW confirmed that The Rock will be appearingRead More

Posted On January 31, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Undertaker Returns To WWE During Raw Supershow

The Undertaker returned to WWE on tonight’s edition of Raw Supershow from the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri. He confronted Triple H after his “evaluation” segment with John Laurinaitis. The preliminary plan is for Undertaker and Hunter to face-off in a rematch at Wrestlemania XXVIII.Read More

Posted On January 30, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* WWE Superstars Taping Results For 2/2

WWE taped the Raw portion of this week’s WWE Superstars tonight from the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri. Below are full results: Dark Match: * Hunico w/Camacho b. Alex Riley WWE Superstars (Airing Thursday on WWE.com): * Kelly Kelly & Alicia Fox b. The Bella Twins * R-Truth b. Jack Swagger w/Vickie GuerreroRead More

Posted On January 30, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Details On Tonight’s WWE Raw Supershow Taping

WWE will tape the Raw portion of this week’s WWE Superstars and tonight’s Raw Supershow tonight from the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri. Below is what is advertised for tonight’s Raw: The return of COO Triple H Royal Rumble fallout We’ll have full Raw Supershow coverage tonight at 8 PM EST here at PWMania.com.Read More
– TNA Wrestling President Dixie Carter announced Monday on Twitter that the annual Lockdown pay-per-view event will be held April 15, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee at the Municipal Auditorium. “Happy to announce the Lockdown PPV will be held in NASHVILLE at Municipal on Sunday, 4/15! I’ll announce a pre-sale code for you guys 1st!” she wrote. — TNA Wrestling has announced live events for Kansas City, Kansas at Memorial Hall on Thursday, March 2, 2012, Salina, Kansas at the Bicentennial Center on Friday, March 3, 2012 and Dodge City, KansasRead More
– Jim Ross stated Friday on Twitter that he talked to Gerald Brisco and he is feeling much better after suffering a minor stroke last month. The WWE Hall of Famer previously suffered three strokes in June 2009. — Kelly Kelly and Daniel Bryan will appear at KMART 5100 Sinclair Lane, Baltimore, Maryland on Sunday, December 18 at noon. Call 410-483-3500 for more information. — Raw SuperShow will be held at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri on Monday, January 30, 2012. — Kevin Nash will battle Big ShowRead More

Posted On September 28, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

When Sin Cara Will Face Sin Cara, Vince McMahon’s Mood At Raw

– A number of WWE employees were said to be feeling uneasy at last night’s Raw Supershow in Kansas City, Missouri following last week’s show in which Vince McMahon went ballistic backstage. He was, however, said to be in a good mood at this week’s show. Regarding the segment where McMahon was mentioned by Alberto Del Rio, a company source says Vince approved the name-drop before it aired live. Vince nonetheless grabbed a monitor and slammed it down, which sent people scurrying. — Sin Cara is expected to face hisRead More

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

Hell In A Cell Match Takes Place After WWE Raw Supershow

After last night’s WWE RAW Supershow in Kansas City, Missouri, WWE Champion John Cena defended his title in a five-way Hell in a Cell match. The match, ordered by Teddy Long, saw Cena defeat CM Punk, Alberto Del Rio, United States Champion Dolph Ziggler and Jack Swagger inside of the Cell.Read More

Posted On September 26, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* WWE Superstars Taping Results For 9/29

WWE taped the Raw portion of this week’s WWE Superstars tonight from the Spring Center in Kansas City, Missouri. Below are full results: Dark Match: WWE Superstars (Airing internationally only): * The Bella Twins b. ???? * John Morrison b. Drew McIntyreRead More
– The Hell in a Cell structure is hanging above the ring at tonight’s Raw Supershow in Kansas City, Missouri. John Cena teased during The Johnny Dare Morning Show that a cage would hang at the Sprint Center. — Eve Torres stated on Twitter that she will debut a new look tonight on Raw. She wrote, “Debuting a bit of a new look tonight… Let me know what you think!” Meanwhile, The Bellas Twins debuted new ring gear in a match taped for this week’s episode of WWE Superstars—against A.J.Read More

Posted On September 26, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Details On Tonight’s Raw Supershow Taping

WWE will tape this week’s Raw Supershow tonight from the Spring Center in Kansas City, Missouri. The advertised dark match main event is John Cena vs. CM Punk vs. Alberto Del Rio for the WWE Championship.Read More

Posted On March 16, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Bobby Lashley’s Next MMA Opponent Changed 1 Week Before Fight

Former WWE and TNA wrestler turned MMA fighter Bobby Lashley will step back in the cage next Friday night (3/25) – but his opponent has been changed with just days before the fight. Kansas City-based heavyweight James Jack (6-2) had been scheduled to fight Lashley in the main event of Titan Fighting Championship 17 but has been pulled from the show and replaced by John Ott (9-7). According to a press release from Titan Fights, Jack’s departure from the card comes under “questionable circumstances.” “We had an agreement with JackRead More