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Posted On December 26, 2013By George CushnieIn Columns

FATP Awards 2013

“It’s Christmastime, there’s no need to be afraid… At Christmastime… We let in light, and banish shade…” It might be the festive Christmas spirit, or just the spirits I’ve had to drink over the last week or so, but that intro from a well-known Christmas song is a great metaphor for this edition of FATP, especially the “…let in light, and banish shade…” bit. Normally, I’m sarcastic and angry, but what the hell… it’s Christmas, so I’ve lightened up a bit! Welcome one, welcome all to just the 2nd everRead More
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Posted On October 13, 2013By David DavisIn Columns

Death of Wrestling: Forgetting the Good Stuff

Greetings to all… It’s David Davis with my weekly blog: Death of Wrestling. For all of those who read this regularly, you will know that this is not a blog about bashing wrestling; it’s a blog of a frustrated fan, who loves the business and wishes that each week it could be a little better. So… Battleground… sigh… bigger sigh… But I don’t want to dwell on the bad stuff. I’ve spoken before about pointless gimmick PPVs and I’m sure I will again. I’ve also spoken about bad finishes toRead More
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Several WWE Superstars took to their Twitter accounts to speculate on what Triple H will say when he kicks off this Monday’s RAW from Milwaukee and address his WWE future. Here are their Tweets below: Jerry Lawler: “Alotta buzz about what HHH might say tomorrow night on RAW. I sure hope The Game doesn’t decide to hang em’ up. CM Punk, respect = HHH.” Alicia Fox: “Tweet tweet…. Counting down the hours until HHH tells the Universe that ‘his boots weren’t made to collect dust on a shelf’! #RawForAReason” Layla:Read More
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- Former TNA star Alex Shelley has indeed been in serious talks with WWE. As of this past weekend, he has not signed a contract and is still booked for New Japan’s tour in September. Word is that Shelley and WWE are close to a deal and that his signing is imminent. – The current target date for Mark Henry to return from shoulder surgery is late fall. Henry has been saying that if the shoulder doesn’t fully recover that he may retire but he is expecting to return. (PartialRead More
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- WWE will hold a ticket pre-sale on Wednesday for the WWE Live Event at Madison Square Garden on 12/27. The pre-sale code is WWEMSG. As previously reported, the main event for that show will see WWE champion CM Punk defend against John Cena. – Mark Henry says for those who think Triple H is done wrestling because he had one brutal match, they’re mistake. Henry has plans for Triple H when he returns to WWE:Read More
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- Arda Ocal of The Score is back with another round of WWE Superstar interviews from SummerSlam in Los Angeles: Wade Barrett on his WWE TV return: http://youtu.be/Zzj-_nC9uy0 Antonio Cesaro on the United States Title: http://youtu.be/_WCkYpL57ys Dolph Ziggler on Chris Jericho: http://youtu.be/wT0Jsrwt0Pg Alicia Fox: http://youtu.be/wT0Jsrwt0Pg Kelly Kelly on her future: http://youtu.be/qgioLYa2Vmg The Miz on the Intercontinental Title: http://youtu.be/v38L9BmCXgM Mark Henry on his career coming to an end and scouting the Olympics: http://youtu.be/kwWuDw3XIMg Tyler Reks and Curt Hawkins: http://youtu.be/LR5o_SM-SagRead More
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- Some of the WWE terms trending worldwide on Twitter during last night’s RAW were Pauly D, Chris Jericho, Piper’s Pit, Primetime Players, Sin Cara, Tensai, Sakamoto, We Want Tables, Beth Phoenix, Triple H, Shawn Michaels, Brock Lesnar and Damien Sandow. – Chris Jericho wrote that it was a dream come true to appear on Piper’s Pit with Roddy Piper at RAW last night. That was Jericho’s first-ever appearance in Piper’s Pit. – John Cena vs. Big Show in a No DQ match is being advertised for the October 15thRead More
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- WWE is billing the Brock Lesnar vs. Triple H match at SummerSlam as “The Perfect Storm.” Regarding the feud between Lesnar and Triple H, a source says no rematch is planned for after SummerSlam. Those plans could change but likely won’t with Lesnar’s limited schedule. – Tonight’s WWE SmackDown tapings take place from the Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana. Confirmed for this week’s show is an appearance by Vince McMahon to name the new SmackDown General Manager. WWE will also continue the feud between Sheamus and Alberto DelRead More
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- THQ has recently updated the official roster for WWE ’13 video game. Here are the names revealed so far. CM Punk John Cena Sheamus Mark Henry Steve Austin Mike Tyson Chris Jericho Mankind Big Show Miz Undertaker Attitude era Mark Henry from the Nation of Domination WWE ’13 is available for pre-order on the PS3, Xbox 360 and Nintendo Wii on Amazon.com. WWE ’13’s schedule release date is October 30, 2012. For more details and to pre-order click here. – In addition to the roster updates, THQ has announcedRead More
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- WWE Intercontinental Champion The Miz will make his first defense on Friday’s SmackDown against the former champion Christian. The Miz wrote on Twitter: “Peeps only have themselves to blame for @Christian4Peeps’s loss. His peeps voted for him to defend his title on #Raw1000 #ThanksPeeps” – Natalya wrestled Divas Champion Layla at Tuesday’s WWE Superstars taping in Kansas City. Natalya wore an Owen Hart pin to pay tribute to him. Owen passed away at the 1999 WWE Over the Edge event from Kansas City. – Shawn Michaels was asked hisRead More
- Rey Mysterio thanked his fans for sticking by him. He wrote the following on Twitter: “It’s been almost a year since I’ve been in the ring & want to take the time now to thank every single one of U that has been supporting me! Thanx 4 believing & 4 all the love,but most important I thank God 4 letting me do what I love! Perform 4 all of U! 1 love,, RM619″ – Mark Henry said that he was going to London to watch the Olympics. Henry wasRead More
- DirecTV viewers were unable to watch this week’s episode of Steve Austin’s Redneck Island show on CMT because of the dispute with Viacom. Fnas of the show are now able to watch the full latest episodes on Austin’s website, BrokenSkullRanch.com. – This week’s WWE Smackdown scored 75,709 in social activity, which topped the previous yearly high of 72,644 on February 27th. This also was the highest social media activity score of the year for a first-run Friday episode. – As noted earlier, JBL thought his Twitter account was hackedRead More
- Today would have been the 98th birthday of WWE co-founder Vince McMahon Sr. – Former WWE Diva Cherry wrote on Twitter that she has no plans on returning to the ring and is not interested. – WWE Diva Cameron, who dances for Brodus Clay, says she hopes to wrestle in the future. – Mark Henry wrote on Twitter that he’s worked his way down to 405 pounds and wants to drop another 30 pounds.Read More
- Rey Mysterio was backstage at Monday’s Raw SuperShow in Laredo, Texas but not used. His television return, as well as Mark Henry’s, is scheduled to take place on the historic 1000th episode of Raw on July 23. Henry, who has been sidelined since May due to shoulder surgery, tweeted an update on his health Tuesday morning: “Twitter family I’m good! Healing at a fast rate. Not out of the woods yet!” – WWE.com is conducting a poll asking fans what is the most shocking thing AJ has done recently.Read More

Posted On June 22, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

No Way Out DVD Cover, Mark Henry, Miz & Wade Barrett Updates

- Mark Henry says he is still dieting and working on returning to the ring. He wrote on Twitter, “I’ve been quiet because I’m hungry as hell from this diet. I only leave my house to get therapy and training. Tryin to come back.” – The Miz just wrapped week 2 of filming for WWE’s The Marine: Homefront. He should be back to action for WWE in less than a month. – Wade Barrett is headed to New York this weekend to continue filming for WWE Studios’ Dead Man Down,Read More

Posted On June 12, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

Vader Comments On His WWE Return, Mark Henry Injury Update

- As seen on RAW last night, Vader returned to action and defeated Heath Slater. He wrote on Twitter after his return: “Wow what a fantastic night. I want to thank the @WWE from the bottom of my heart. I also want to thank all the fans for the love & Support. #stillgotit??? It’s time it’s time #itsvadertime” – On Twitter this morning, Mark Henry confirmed that it is his shoulder recovering, not his knee or groin. Henry said his shoulder is healing good. (Partial source: F4Wonline.com)Read More
- JBL told The Royal Gazette in Bermuda that he has lost about 35 pounds training for his upcoming climbs for charity across the world. JBL will head to Mt. Elbrus in Russia today to begin the first climb. As noted before, JBL’s trek will be sponsored by WWE and he will play Bermuda and WWE flags at the top of every peak. Expect to see JBL pop up on WWE TV in the next few weeks, not with a live appearance, but a promo video. He was at WWERead More

Posted On May 25, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

New Details Revealed On WWE’s Next Video Game WWE ’13

WWE’s Revolution promos are for the new WWE ’13 video game that comes out on November 1st, 2012. A video was leaked on YouTube last night but has since been deleted by THQ. The leaked video was a THQ teaser for the game that featured WWE Champion CM Punk. The tagline for the game is “Live the Revolution.” The video showed a re-creation of the Big Show and Mark Henry spot where they destroyed the ring with a superplex, so apparently you will be able to do that in theRead More
– Despite being “fired”, the WWE Live Events webpage lists The Big Show for WWE’s upcoming Mexican tour in two weeks and for all TV and SmackDown live events starting on June 2. — The main events for the Spain WWE RAW tour include CM Punk vs Daniel Bryan for the WWE Championship and John Cena vs Lord Tensai and John Laurinaitis in a handicap match. — Mark Henry looks to be returning to action around the end of June. He is not advertised for any appearances until the JuneRead More