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

WWE Post-WrestleMania Tour Matches; Possible New Storylines

- The following matches have been announced for this year’s WrestleMania Revenge tour of the UK, this could also be a good indicator of how WWE’s storylines will go: * Manchester, April 14th: Sheamus vs. Daniel Bryan, Kane vs. Randy Orton in a No DQ Match * Nottingham, April 15th: CM Punk vs. Chris Jericho, John Cena vs. Dolph Ziggler * London, April 16th RAW: John Cena vs. Kane in a Last Man Standing Match * London, April 17th SmackDown tapings: Big Show vs. Daniel Bryan in a No DQ,Read More

Posted On February 13, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Daniels On Entertainment vs. Wrestling, TNA’s London Shows

Christopher Daniels appeared on Busted Open with Doug Mortman and Dave LaGreca, which airs Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Sirius 92 and XM 207. Highlights from his interview are as follows: Wrestling in London: “When you get in front of a crowd that is pumped to see you, you can’t help but step up your game a notch. And for the last couple years when we’ve been going over to the UK, the London crowd has been one of the loudest crowds we’ve ever beenRead More

Posted On February 6, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Preview For This Week’s Impact – Four Matches Announced

Courtesy of ImpactWrestlling.com Don’t miss Thursday’s historic TNA IMPACT WRESTLING broadcast on SpikeTV at 9/8c – all from Wembley Arena in London, England! If you can’t watch it on Thursday night, make sure to set your DVR to record it so you don’t miss any of the Total Nonstop Action! Here is a preview for Thursday’s broadcast: – The main event is set for “Against All Odds” as World Heavyweight Champion Bobby Roode will defend the gold in a four-way match against Jeff Hardy, “Cowboy” James Storm and Bully Ray!Read More
– The official Facebook page of TNA Wrestling UK has confirmed that Hulk Hogan will appear at their shows in Manchester and London on January 27 and 28. “The Immortal” Hulk Hogan will make his return to the UK after 18 years to appear on the TNA IMPACT WRESTLING television taping at London’s Wembley Arena on Saturday January 28,” the statement reads. “Hulk will also be a part of the huge MAXIMUM IMPACT Tour live event in Manchester, which takes place on Friday January 27.” — Angelina Love is scheduledRead More
– After stating on Twitter that she had pulled from TNA Wrestling’s upcoming tour of the United Kingdom due to “storyline changes,” Velvet Sky has been confirmed for the Jan. 28 double Impact Wrestling taping at Wembley Arena in London. It has also been confirmed that she will be having dinner with the winner of Challenge’s “Win Dinner With Velvet Sky” contest. “YES!! @velvelholler will be in the UK to have dinner with our lucky @challengetv contest winners. She can’t wait!!” TNA Wrestling president Dixie Carter tweeted Monday. Sky added,Read More

Posted On January 5, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Mick Foley Touring UK, Finlay vs. Tajiri, Rick Santorum

- Mick Foley will return to the UK & Ireland for his “Nights in Red Flannel” comedy tour. Here are dates and locations: * Friday 24th February/Saturday 25th February – The Leicester Square Theatre, London * Monday 27th February – The Glee Club, Cardiff * Tuesday 28th February – The Glee Club, Birmingham * Wednesday 29th February – Memorial Hall, Sheffield * Thursday 1st March – The Olympia, Liverpool * Friday 2nd March – The O’Reilly Theatre, Dublin – Former WWE Superstar Finlay teamed with Murat Bosporus and Big BoyRead More
– Kurt Angle stated on Twitter that he will be participating in the United States Olympic wrestling trials that will be held in Iowa City, Iowa this April to determine the team that will go to London, England for the 2012 Olympics. “I’m Already Qualified for final Olympic trials In June. But I Will Official Enter Olympic trial Qualifier Tourney in April in Iowa! I’m Ready,” he wrote. Angle revealed his Olympic hopes this past June. He told The Sun, “I’ve set my sights on this. There are certain goalsRead More
– Former WWE Diva Tiffany (a/k/a Taryn Terrell) stated on Twitter that she totaled her car Monday night. The former Playboy model was taken to the hospital but did not suffer any serious injuries. — Former WWE Divas Maria Kanellis and Torrie Wilson are advertised to appear at Chiller Theatre, which takes place October 28-30 at Hilton Parsippany One Hilton Court Parsippany, New Jersey. — Former WWE star Paul London took Matt Hardy and his girlfriend Reby Sky to task recently on Twitter. Regarding his former colleague’s arrest for drivingRead More

Posted On August 15, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn Indy News, News

Shawn Michaels’ Upcoming UK Tour With 1PW Cancelled

Shawn Michaels’ upcoming tour of the United Kingdom has been cancelled. The following press release was sent out on Monday: 1PW Management/Shawn Michaels United Kingdom Tour Cancelled Due to circumstances outside of Shawn Michaels’ control, his agents at Encore Sports & Entertainment, LLC regret to announce that the advertised 1PW Management tour scheduled to begin on October 6, 2011 in London, England has been cancelled. Despite numerous efforts to work with and communicate with 1PW Management during the past month, our efforts have not been reciprocated. Shawn is very disappointedRead More

Posted On June 29, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Kurt Angle Talks About Training For The 2012 Olympics

TNA star Kurt Angle looks to make history next summer, as the Olympic gold medalist from the 1996 summer games by returning to the Olympic stage next summer in London. Angle spoke with the ZooToday.com website regarding his chances of making the United States Olympic team. Angle, who will be 43 next summer, is realistic about his chances of competing with the top amateur wrestlers in the world, many of whom are more than 15 years younger than him. “I definitely think I will be an underdog,” Angle said. “IRead More
– Kent News in Great Britain features an article on Desmond Wolfe noting that during his absence from the squared ring, he’s kept himself busy developing a television sitcom. He said, “The sitcom was based on an idea a friend had. It’s about a kid from Brixton in south London who gets forced to take a job doing meals on wheels in Brixham, Devon. I’m ready to pitch it if there’s any interest. I’m also acting in a community theatre play called Everybody Loves Opal, which was first performed onRead More

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

HBK Wants Fans to Vote, JR Speaks On WWE Tapings, More

- The following is a new tweet from the official Twitter page of WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross: “Thnx to all the great people of London for the warm welcome tonite. It meant a great deal to me. Cheers!” – The following is a new tweet from the official Twitter page of WWE Hall Of Famer Shawn Michaels Vote 4 @IAmJericho, he dances 2nd! Starting at 8 PM ET, VOTE at 1-800-868-3409, text VOTE to 3409 or vote at http://abc.com!Read More

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

Del Rio Holding Retirement Party For Edge On SD, Ratings & More

– It was announced at Monday afternoon’s WWE RAW tapings from London that former World Heavyweight champion Edge will be appearing on Friday’s broadcast. — It was also announced that Alberto Del Rio will host a retirement party for Edge this Friday. — Last week’s episode of WWE Smackdown on Syfy drew a 2.08 rating and averaged 2,982,000 viewers for the 2-hour broadcast.Read 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

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 January 17, 2011By Keelan BaldersonIn News

Original Dr. Death Passes Away

Paul Lincoln, who worked a masked Dr. Death gimmick has passed away due to complications of Parkinson’s Disease and cancer. He was 78 years old. The UK Daily Echo reports: With his infamous black leather mask, black robe and black boots, Dr Death brought fear to wrestling rings across the South throughout the ’50s and ’60s. His alter ego was one of the sport’s first masked fighters and enabled him to take to the ring twice in one night. He would often appear early in the bill under his ownRead More

Posted On December 15, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Details On “TNA Gut Check” Wrestling Tryout In London

- TNA Wrestling issued the following press release: TOTAL NONSTOP ACTION (TNA) WRESTLING SUPERSTARS TO LEAD ‘TNA GUT CHECK’ WORKSHOP FOR PRO WRESTLING HOPEFULS Think you’ve got what it takes to become the next Total Nonstop Action (TNA) Wrestling superstar? Then it’s time for a “Gut Check.” The next “TNA Gut Check” workshop will be held January 29 in London, England! Hosted by TNA Wrestling’s Talent Evaluator D’Lo Brown and TNA Founder Jeff Jarrett, “TNA Gut Check” will cover multiple aspects of professional wrestling and participation in this workshop willRead More
– It was recently reported that Alan Keoghan had scheduled a wrestling convention this weekend in Maynooth County, Kildare, Ireland, but canceled. He blamed the cancellation on talent who wanted to leave the show early Sunday, which he felt for the money charged by the stars to be unacceptable. He specifically named Mick Foley, Lilian Garcia and Candice Michelle. Steven Woolf, who represents the three, issued the following statement clarifying the ordeal: I would like to clear the air so wrestling fans understand about the cancellations of Mick Foley, CandiceRead More

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

Full Details On Every Remaining WWE Overseas Tour Event

World Wrestling Entertainment continues with their latest overseas tour this week. Below are full details of each of the remaining shows. If you attend any of the shows to please submit a live report to andy [at] pwmania.com. Raw: * Tonight from the Man. Evening News Arena in Manchester, England (Raw TV taping) * Tuesday from the O2 Arena in London, England * Wednesday from Olympiahalle in Innsbruck, Austria * Thursday from Zenith in Nantes, France * Friday from Arena Geneve in Geneva, Switzerland * Saturday from Mediolanum Forum inRead More