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

Latest On Brock Lesnar Returning To WWE; Announcement Planned

PWInsider reports that their sources have also heard Brock Lesnar signed a deal with WWE while in Miami this weekend. The two sides have been talking throughout the week.   Lesnar has no desire to work a full-time schedule and apparently WWE is fine with this.   WWE is looking to announce the WrestleMania 29 main event either tonight in Miami or on tomorrow night’s RAW Supershow and Lesnar may fit in with those plans.Read More

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

Batista Competes In Nautica Triathlon, Shaq O’Neal-WM28, HOF

- Batista competed in the Nautica Triathlon in Miami today, finishing second to the team of James Marsden.   - NBA Legend Shaquille O’Neal, who was once rumored to wrestle tonight in Miami, wrote on Twitter that he will be watching WrestleMania 28 tonight.   - WWE is selling a new t-shirt for Triple H vs. The Undertaker.   - One of the centerpieces of WWE’s Hall of Fame display at Axxess is the NWA World Title belt that was at the center of the Highspots.com vs. Ric Flair legalRead More

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

Bret Hart Wishes Punk Good Luck, DiBiase Update, Otunga Talks

- A fan asked WWE Superstar Ted DiBiase how his ankle was doing in Miami this weekend and he replied:   “Healing slow and at the moment painful, but Gonna prop it up and watch #wrestlemania28 live!!”   Ted had to miss a DiBiase Posse Party in Miami earlier today due to doctors orders.   - WWE Hall of Famer Bret Hart wrote on Twitter today how he wishes he was in Miami for WrestleMania 28 and is looking forward to CM Punk vs. Chris Jericho the most.   PunkRead More

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

WWE Features CM Punk & Lita Hanging Out Together In Miami

- WWE has acknowledged CM Punk and Lita hanging out with part four of the WrestleMania Dueling Diaries with Punk and Chris Jericho. They wrote the following about Punk and Lita’s time together on Saturday:   HAPPY WHEN IT RAINS, 5:04 p.m. It’s hours prior to the WWE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and back at the hotel, WWE’s Superstars, Divas, Legends, family and friends are slipping into suits and cocktail dresses for one of the most important nights of the year. About one mile from that same hotel, CMRead More

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

UFC President Addresses Brock Lesnar At WrestleMania Rumors

– UFC President Dana White addressed rumors of Brock Lesnar possibly involving himself tonight at WrestleMania XXVIII.   “I have no idea if Brock is wrestling but if he is, good for him,” he wrote on Twitter. “He is able to do it.”   According to the Wrestling Observer. Lesnar arrived to Miami, Florida on Saturday, prompting speculation that he will appear at the event or tomorrow night on Raw. The website says Lesnar is rumored to have signed a one-year contract that calls for him to “work a moreRead More
2010 Miss USA Rima Fakih has been on hand for many of the WrestleMania week events in Miami, Florida, prompting speculation that she signed a contract with WWE. The beauty queen confirmed to German celebrity gossip website Promiflash.de that she is now affiliated with the sports entertainment organization.   When asked if she is under contract to WWE at Thursday’s WrestleMania Premiere Party at Sun Island, she responded, “You are the first to respond to me, but I can now tell you that I will definitely be part of WWE.”Read More

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

More News From WWE Hall Of Fame, WWE Worried About Weather

- The Rock was reportedly not at the 2012 WWE Hall of Fame ceremony in Miami last night.   - Despite the previous set time limits for Hall of Fame speeches last night, WWE ended up letting the Hall of Famers go long with their speeches.   - We noted yesterday that there was a downpour in Miami. While the Weather Channel forecast for tonight’s WrestleMania 28 pay-per-view is still good, WWE officials are in “bad moods” because of the potential for bad weather tonight.   - One WWE sourceRead More

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

Angle Planned For Tonight?, Tensai In Miami, Tyson’s WWE Future

- There may be some kind of angle between Zack Ryder and Eve Torres during tonight’s WrestleMania 28 pay-per-view.   - Matt “A-Train” Bloom is in Miami. There is talk that he will debut on Monday’s RAW Supershow in a big angle, as Lord Tensai.   - Word coming out of Miami is that WWE will be working with Mike Tyson more in the future.   - While WWE officials were expecting 1.25 to 1.3 million buys for tonight’s WrestleMania 28 pay-per-view, word now is that they are expecting justRead More

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

Changes To WWE’s New ECW DVD, Stars Preparing For Tonight, MVP

- Former WWE Superstar MVP noted on Twitter that his hip-hop mixtape is about half-way finished. MVP also commented on The Rock claiming Miami:  “I’ve always been a huge fan of the Rock. 1 of the greatest ever! But Rocky went “to school” in Miami. He’s not FROM Miami! Big difference!” - The WWE Superstars who aren’t heading to Axxess sessions this morning are on their way to Sun Life Stadium to begin preparing for tonight’s big WrestleMania 28 pay-per-view. - WWE has made a significant change to the ECWRead More

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

Maria Menounos Arrives In Miami, WM29 Contest, The Marine 3

- Maria Menounos has arrived in Miami for WrestleMania 28 and brought her Dancing with the Stars partner Derek Hough with her.   - WWE announced this weekend that they will be giving away 100 trips for a fan and their guest to WrestleMania 29 in New Jersey. The contest is open for fans in the United States and Canada, excluding Quebec. Fans can enter on WWE’s website.   - WWE will release The Marine 3: Homefront with Randy Orton next year in time for WrestleMania 29 season.Read More

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

News On Edge’s Haircut, Orton Celebrating, Axxess, Natalya

- Natalya wrote the following about missing WrestleMania but being able to spend time with the kids in Miami this week:   “I wanted to be a part of WrestleMania with all of my heart. But My calling this week was at the children’s hospital.”   - WWE Superstar Randy Orton turns 32 years old today.   - Several WWE Superstars were having problems getting to the Axxess sessions this morning because of a bike race going on in Miami. This could be the triathlon that Dave Batista is inRead More

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

Major Update On Brock Lesnar’s WWE Return; Contract Signed

The story going around Miami is that Brock Lesnar has signed a one-yer deal with WWE and will work a “more than Undertaker and less than Goldberg” type of schedule.   This report is unconfirmed however. Lesnar is in Miami with security and is surrounded by a large group of people shielding him from everyone.Read More

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

Maria Offering Phone Chat, Sharmell On Hand In Miami, Morrison

– Through Dial a Star, former WWE Diva Maria Kanellis is charging $15 per minute to accept phone calls from people. Details are available here.   – Former WWE Diva Sharmell, who is the wife of SmackDown commentator Booker T, is on hand for this week’s WrestleMania XXVIII festivities in Miami, Florida. She attended the WrestleMania Premiere Party on Thursday with her husband.   – Former WWE Superstar John Morrison’s upcoming wrestling tour of Qatar for Qatar Pro Wrestling has been moved from late April to May 17-19.Read More

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

Mysterio Golfs Without Mask, Santino Wins At Axxess, Cena & More

- ESPN reports that Rey Mysterio’s group won the scramble-format competition for the WrestleMania 28 ProAm Golf Tournament earlier this week, at 17-under. The Miz’s group placed fourth at -13 while Sgt. Slaughter’s group and Zack Ryder’s group finished -14. ESPN noted that Mysterio played the tournament without his mask on except when the cameras were on him.   - The United States Champion Santino Marella defeated Dolph Ziggler at WrestleMania Axxess today. Santino wrote on Twitter:   “I just be beat dolf ziggler at #axxess in a loser leavesRead More

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

Finlay Returning To WWE, Terry Taylor In Miami, Axxess News

- Former WWE Superstar Fit Finlay has reportedly returned to WWE in an agents role. He will start with the company this weekend and finish up his independent commitments over the next few weeks.   - Terry Taylor, who is reportedly returning to work with WWE developmental, has been spotted at the WWE hotel in Miami.   - Teddy Long and John Laurinaitis did a Q&A session at WrestleMania 28 Axxess this morning. WWE Hall of Famer Mae Young appeared and had words with Laurinaitis.   - Next week’s episodeRead More

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

Latest Update On Batista In Miami; Hanging With Titus O’Neil

Batista is in Miami and was reportedly picked up from the airport by a WWE employee.   No word yet on talks with WWE but he is scheduled to participate in the Nautica South Beach Triathlon in support of St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital on Sunday.   Sources say he could still make it to WrestleMania in time to appear.   Batista was hanging out with WWE Superstar Titus O’Neil on Friday night in Miami.Read More

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

Sin Cara Update From Miami, WrestleMania 28 DVD News

- John Cena, The Rock, Shawn Michaels, Triple H and The Undertaker will be featured on the cover of the WrestleMania 28 Blu-ray and DVD that is scheduled for release in May. - The injured Sin Cara is in Miami this weekend and participated in the THQ Superstars Challenge on Friday. One fan who met Cara on Friday night said that he was in good spirits and commented that he would be back in the ring “soon enough.”Read More

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

WWE Stars Told To Tweet Away, Mae Young In Miami, Nash-X Pac

- WWE Hall of Famer Mae Young made the trip to Miami for this week’s WrestleMania 28 festivities.   - Kevin Nash and Sean Waltman were hanging out with other stars at the WWE hotel in Miami this weekend. Chavo Guerrero also made a stop in Miami this weekend to see friends before heading back out this morning.   - WWE officials have asked the talents to tweet as much as possible this year during the WrestleMania activities. WWE has beefed up its crew in Miami this year to helpRead More

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

Ex-TNA Employee To WWE?, Axxess Results, WM Reading Challenge

- As noted before, Terry Taylor was recently spotted at WWE developmental and is expected to be involved in the new Stamford developmental project. Brian Wittenstein, who worked under Taylor and Bob Ryder at TNA, is also apparently working with WWE now.   - The finals for the WrestleMania Reading Challenge are being held today in Miami. WWE held a special autograph signing with Mick Foley and Kelly Kelly yesterday for the finalists.   - Other results from this weekend’s WrestleMania 28 Axxess matches saw Bo Rotunda defeat Antonio Cesaro,Read More