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

Boxing Match To Take Place At Wrestlemania XXVIII?

BoxingScene.com has a new article online reporting that heavyweight boxer Monte “Two Gunz” Barrett would be open to fighting David Tua a third time at Wrestlemania XXVIII next year in Miami, Florida. Barrett told the publication he will speak with his good friend John Cena about facilitating the match which would would be under professional wrestling rules. He says while he hasn’t spoken to Cena verbally, they have exchanged text-messages and Cena has been talking with WWE officials about it. Barrett, who is currently dealing with a broken jaw sufferedRead More
Last week, a new PETA campaign was unveiled featuring Hulk Hogan’s daughter Brooke, who posed nude (and in a cage) for the animal rights group’s latest ad. The portrait was unveiled on Thursday night in Miami at Cafeina Lounge – and Brooke has gotten a lot of negative press after her father Hulk was photographed next to his daughter’s nude picture. Brooke is fed up with the tabloid gossip about her and her father Hulk having an inappropriate relationship and says Hulk was there simply to show parental support. BrookeRead More

Posted On August 11, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Samoa Joe To WWE?, Hardy Boys Update, Brooke Hogan Poses Nude

- Those close to the situation note that Samoa Joe has been talking seriously about looking at joining WWE when his contract expires in several months. – TNA has reportedly not brought back Matt Hardy or Jeff Hardy to TV yet because the company wants them both to check into rehab but they have refused. – Hulk Hogan and his daughter Brooke will unveil her new nude photo for a PETA campaign on his birthday in Miami this Saturday. A Hogan representative said: “The photos at the exhibit are veryRead More
WWE Hall of Famer “Stone Cold” Steve Austin appeared on G4’s Attack of the Show this week to promote his new DVD action movie, Tactical Force, which is now on sale at Amazon.com. During the interview, Austin was asked about the internet buzz that he might come out of retirement to wrestle CM Punk at next year’s WrestleMania 28 show from Miami. Austin responded to host Kevin Pereira by saying, “I’ve been hearing stuff like that.” Austin said he knows Punk is a huge fan of his and says PunkRead More

Posted On August 9, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Steve Austin Asked About CM Punk-WrestleMania Rumors

WWE Hall of Famer Steve Austin appeared on G4’s Attack of the Show to promote his new movie, Tactical Force, which officially hits stores tomorrow on Blu-ray and DVD. Austin was asked about the rumors of him wrestling CM Punk at next year’s WrestleMania 28 pay-per-view from Miami, Florida. Pat adds that Austin said he is a huge fan of Punk and if he did come back for another match, he would want it to be against the Straight Edge Superstar. Austin would not say if the match will orRead More

Posted On August 5, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Foley Interested In Working WM, Backstage News On Punk & More

- As we’ve been reporting in recent weeks, it appears that hardcore legend Mick Foley is on his way back to WWE. According to a reliable source in WWE, Foley is interested in working a match at next year’s WrestleMania 28 pay-per-view from Miami. When Foley was granted his release from TNA, part of the agreement was that he could not appear on WWE TV until his contract would have expired, which is in September. – WWE’s website has posted a series of in-character video interviews with John Cena andRead More

Posted On July 13, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Shad Gaspard Takes Part In MTV Bullrun

Reader Mason sent in the following: Over the weekend former WWE superstar Shad Gaspard competed in the 2011 MTV Bullrun Las Vegas to Miami, driving VF Engineering’s VF620 Supercharged Widebody M3 for Toyo Tires. Gaspards teammates include actress Katee Sackhoff of Battlestar Galactica, UFC Lightweight Anthony “Showtime” Pettis, UFC Bantamweight Miguel Torres and Strikeforce Heavyweight Josh Barnett. Celebrities such as Ice-T & his wife Coco were also involved.Read More

Posted On July 12, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Wrestlemania XXVIII Travel Packages On Sale Next Week

Travel packages for Wrestlemania XXVIII next year in Miami, Florida will go on sale next Monday, July 18, 2011. The packages will be in three tiers – VIP, Platinum and Gold.Read More

Posted On July 11, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

JR Blog: Tonight’s RAW, Wrestling’s Biggest Ladies Man, Nash

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross has updated his blog, which you can read in its entirety at JRsBarBQ.com. Here are some highlights of what JR said about: Tonight’s RAW From Boston: “What do I expect on RAW tonight from Boston? I have high expectations for the show tonight with all guns pointed toward Sunday’s MITB PPV headlined by Cena vs. Punk for the WWE Title. Curious to see what tonight’s crowd reaction will be for both the WWE Champion and the man who apparently is making his last MondayRead More

Posted On June 17, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Alex Riley Speaks On Sunday’s Capitol Punishment, WWE & More

- WWE Superstar Alex Riley recently spoke with The Miami Herald to promote Sunday’s Capitol Punishment pay-per-view. Here are some highlights: WrestleMania 28 in Miami: “I expect to be in it. The Rock is going to be in it. I’ve already been fortunate enough to be in the ring to work with The Rock, work with John Cena, Stone Cold Steve Austin, Roddy Piper. I have a long way to go to becoming one of them, but I want that.” What he loves about WWE: “What I love about WWE?Read More

Posted On May 25, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

Randy Savage News & Notes; Hall Of Fame Update & More

- Internally it’s believed that Randy Savage will be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame next year in Miami. – The Salem Red Sox out of Salem, Virginia will be honoring Randy Savage by giving out free Slim Jims to the first 1,000 fans at their game this Friday night.Read More

Posted On May 4, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

News On The Rock From Raw, Michael Tarver Update, More

- As noted before, WWE Studios’ That’s What I Am with Randy Orton will be released on Blu-ray and DVD May 17th. This will be a Walmart exclusive release. – Ron Simmons is on Twitter at @WWERonSimmons. – Several readers have e-mailed in asking about The Rock’s “U” hand signs on RAW. This is the hand signal for The University of Miami, known as “The U.” – Michael Tarver wrote the following on Twitter regarding reports of him being injured by Xavier Woods at last week’s FCW tapings: “thanx forRead More

Posted On May 3, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Spoilers* WWE Superstars Taping Results For 5/5

WWE taped the Raw portion of this week’s WWE Superstars tonight from the American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. Thanks to reader Kenneth Parris for providing us with text-message updates. Below are full results: Dark Match: * Chris Masters b. Primo WWE Superstars (Airing Thursday on WWE.com): * Beth Phoenix b. Melina * Evan Bourne b. Zack RyderRead More
– The April 29 episode of WWE SmackDown garnered a 1.96 cable rating, up from 1.87 the previous week. The two-hour program averaged 3.05 million viewers, up from 2.8 the week before. — Raw draftee Chris Masters beat Primo in a dark match prior to tonight’s Raw in Miami, Florida. — Brodus Clay suffered a severe gash on his head last night at Extreme Rules after being driven into a ladder by Christian. A great deal of blood gushed from his wound and it is said that he may haveRead More
– SmackDown announcer Jack Korpela has launched a Twitter account. — Numerous WWE related terms trended on Twitter during today’s WWE Draft including Kelly Kelly, Alex Riley, Drew McIntyre, Yoshi Tatsu, William Regal and Jack Swagger. — Florida based wrestling valet Trina Michaels plans to attend this Monday’s Raw taping in Miami. She will be visiting friends in WWE. — It was reported yesterday that WWE officials discussed moving The Undertaker to Raw to make up for a top babyface character being transferred to SmackDown during the 2011 WWE Draft.Read More

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

WWE Announces Theme For Next Week’s Raw From Miami

WWE and the USA Network issued the following press release today: Come Celebrate The Rock’s Birthday STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, The Most Electrifying Man In All of Entertainment, finally returns to his hometown of Miami. One week from tonight on May 2, The Rock will celebrate his birthday with celebrities, thousands of WWE fans and all of WWE’s Superstars and Divas at the American Airlines Arena for “Monday Night Raw.” WWE promises this will be the most raucous, entertaining and electrifying birthday celebration in history of Miami. AndRead More
– John Miller, who currently appears as a contestant on the Oxygen reality show Love Games: Bad Girls Need Love Too, stated during an interview with NewsandTribune.com that he will on hand for next week’s WWE television tapings, as well as Extreme Rules. Miller, who has competed for Ohio Valley Wrestling, wrote the following on Twitter last week regarding his upcoming WWE tour: “11 more days till I go on a 4 day tour with WWE! I’m going to get a job and sign hopefully sign a contract, wish meRead More

Posted On April 6, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Report: Loads Of Last-Minute Changes To WWE Raw & WM27

Credit: F4WOnline.com Bryan Alvarez reports that Monday’s RAW was apparently heavily rewritten at the last minute. The plan in the early afternoon was to have Triple H vs. Undertaker take place at Summerslam with Taker vs. John Cena likely taking place at Wrestlemania 28. Obviously, that has changed. Some people within WWE believe that the long-term plan has always been to build Wrestlemania 28 around The Rock, even if not in a wrestling capacity. Some also believe this is why Miami was chosen as the PPV location. Alvarez also mentionsRead More

Posted On April 5, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Rock & John Cena Hype WM28, Taker vs. HHH Rematch?

- Before their WrestleMania 27 match even happened this past Sunday, sources report that WWE officials were discussing a Triple H vs. The Undertaker rematch for WrestleMania 28 in 2012 from Miami, Florida. Based on what went down on RAW last night and Triple H saying he would be waiting when Taker returned, it looks like they are indeed planning a big rematch. – Regarding what happened on RAW last night and their big match at WrestleMania 27, The Rock and John Cena wrote the following on Twitter last night:Read More