MRI Tag

– Following an MRI and a battery of tests on his left arm Monday, doctors confirmed to WWE.com that John Cena sustained multiple muscle strains during his Extreme Rules Match against Brock Lesnar. “The most obvious injury was the laceration to his head, which caused a substantial amount of bleeding,” WWE locker room physician Dr. Chris Amann said Sunday night. “He also suffered a shoulder injury.” Cena is scheduled to appear on tonight’s Raw SuperShow. — WrestlingFigs.com reports WWE Hall of Famers Greg “The Hammer” Valentine and Koko B. WareRead More

Posted On April 28, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Beth Phoenix Continues To Play Storyline, Eve Torres-Zack Ryder

- WWE Diva Beth Phoenix posted a photo of her at a doctor’s office for an MRI this weekend. Sources still insist that the injury is all part of the storylines. She wrote the following about her Extreme Rules match: “I have been given my rematch this Sunday. Even if I have to wrestle on one leg, I can STILL beat @thebellatwins and win my title back.” – We noted before that Zack Ryder complaining on Twitter about WWE editing his YouTube videos was likely part of a new storyline.Read More
As previously reported, Beth Phoenix suffered an injury, and lost the Diva’s Championship on this week’s edition of WWE Raw. During the match with Nikki Bella, Beth attempted to go outside to the floor to attack Nikki. Beth jumped down, and immediately winced in pain. At first glance, I was not completely sure the injury was legit, but when I went back to watch it in slow motion, the pain on Phoenix’s face told the story. She was in pain. WWE.com is reporting that Phoenix suffered a sprain to theRead More

Posted On April 24, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Beth Phoenix Suffers Injury During Divas Match On Raw

The official WWE website has an injury update on Beth Phoenix, who appeared to suffer an injury in her lumberjill match against Nikki Bella on this week’s Raw SuperShow. In the following excerpt, WWE Doctor Michael Sampson explains the injury: “It looks like she affected her anterior talofibular ligament, which is the most common injured ankle ligament on an inversion injury,” Sampson told WWE.com.“She has some swelling, [and] she’s having a hard time walking or ambulating on it. We’re going to need an MRI just to make sure there’s nothingRead More

Posted On April 2, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Justin Gabriel Out Of Action For 6 Weeks Following WrestleMania

WWE Superstar Justin Gabriel, who tagged with Tyson Kidd in the WrestleMania 28 dark match, says he is injured and will be out of action for six weeks. He had x-rays and an MRI done on his elbow today but won’t need surgery.   Gabriel wrote:   “Just had X-rays and MRI on elbow. Good news : no surgery needed. Bad news: out for 6 weeks.”Read More

Posted On March 29, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Kurt Angle’s Olympic Hopes In Jeopardy Following Injury

Kurt Angle told TMZ Thursday he sustained a major injury which could jeopardize his mission to wrestle at the 2012 Summer Olympics Games.   Angle, who won a gold medal for heavyweight freestyle wrestling at the 1996 Games, called in to TMZ Live and explained, “I injured my hamstring this morning, it is a tear.”   The Impact Wrestling Superstar says the injury occurred during a training session this morning and he has an MRI scheduled for Friday   He says, “I still plan on going [to the Olympics] …Read More

Posted On March 22, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Angle vs. Hardy At Lockdown?, Tonight’s Impact, Sorensen Update

- It hasn’t been announced yet but Kurt Angle says he’s facing Jeff Hardy at the April Lockdown pay-per-view. He wrote: “Looking forward to My Match Against @JeffHardyBrand at#Lockdown. This Will Be the Best Match Of the Year. #itstrue” – Matches for tonight’s TNA Impact Wrestling include Eric Young & ODB vs. Rosita & Sarita, Austin Aries vs. Tony Nese vs. Zema Ion vs. Kid Kash, Samoa Joe & Magnus vs. Mexican America, Kurt Angle vs. Garett Bischoff in a 3 Minute Challenge plus James Storm vs. Kazarian & DanielsRead More

Posted On March 9, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Ted DiBiase Having Surgery After All, But Not On His Ankle

Ted DiBiase was injured at Tuesday’s SmackDown tapings in a match with Jinder Mahal that was taped for Superstars. After initial reports that DiBiase had broken his ankle, the WWE website reported that DiBiase suffered a “Grade 2 tear [on a 3-tier scale] to his deltoid ligament, and he also sustained a calcaneal fracture, or a heel bone fracture.” The report stated that he will be out of action for several weeks. DiBiase underwent an MRI on Thursday to determine the severity of the fractured ankle and tweeted the followingRead More

Posted On March 9, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Sin Cara & Kharma’s Returns, Ted DiBiase-Surgery, Booker T

- Sin Cara will be out of action until late June / early July, much later than WWE was originally hoping for. – Regarding Kharma’s situation, there is currently no solid time frame for her to make a full time return. – Booker T told his fans on Twitter that he’s considering starting a Youtube show. – Great news for Ted DiBiase, who underwent an MRI on Thursday to determine the severity of the fractured ankle he suffered at Tuesday’s SmackDown tapings. DiBiase tweeted on Thursday evening: “Update: torn ligamentRead More

Posted On March 8, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Transgender Steals $50k From WWE, DiBiase Undergoing MRI Today

– Ted DiBiase is undergoing an MRI on his broken ankle today. DiBiase tweeted Thursday: “Might be a little worse than a just a break. About to go in for MRI. Matthew 6:34.” He also released a picture showing his leg wrapped in a cast to protect his ankle, which you can view here. — A man from Tennessee has been extradited to Stamford and charged with stealing more than $50,000 from a WWE bank account, according to Connecticut’s Newstimes.com. James Dewayne Bass, also known as Kelly Monique, 34, hasRead More

Posted On February 21, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Injury Update On Wade Barrett, Ex-WWE Stars Criticize Aksana

– WWE.com reports Wade Barrett suffered a partial dislocation of his left elbow during the 10-Man Battle Royal on Raw. He will undergo an MRI for further evaluation this week and will be sidelined for at least 6 to 8 weeks. The injury occurred following Barrett and R-Truth’s elimination from the match. As Truth and Barrett recovered from their eliminations on the outside, Big Show tossed Dolph Ziggler on top of them from the ring. They were knocked backwards and Barrett landed awkwardly on his arm. — Two former WWERead More

Posted On January 3, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jesse Neal Says TNA Refused To Pay Medicals From Injury

Jesse Neal revealed during an interview with Bryan Alvarez of F4WOnline.com that TNA Wrestling refused to pay his hefty medical bills stemming from a neck injury he suffered at the May pay-per-view event Sacrifice. The injury occurred during the conclusion of the match pitting Ink, Inc. against Mexican America when Hernandez executed a dominator-like finisher on Neal. An MRI showed he had a bulged disk after being spiked into the mat. Neal said TNA paid for the initial MRI but refused to cover any of the other medical costs relatedRead More
Jesse Neal revealed during an interview with Bryan Alvarez of F4WOnline.com that TNA Wrestling refused to pay his hefty medical bills stemming from a neck injury he suffered at the May pay-per-view event Sacrifice. The injury occurred during the conclusion of the match pitting Ink, Inc. against Mexican America when Hernandez executed a dominator-like finisher on Neal. An MRI showed he had a bulged disk after being spiked into the mat. Neal said TNA paid for the initial MRI but refused to cover any of the other medical costs relatedRead More

Posted On November 1, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

James Storm Suffers Concussion & Out Of Action For 6-8 Weeks

TNA World champion James Storm says he could be out of action for up to two months after suffering a concussion at last Wednesday’s Impact Wrestling television tapings from Macon, Georgia. Storm tweeted the following on Monday morning (@Cowboy_J_Storm): “Had a ct head scan and a MRI yesterday. Hate when doctors just come in and give you a look. Just tell me the bad news. Cowboy up!!! Later in the day, he followed up with the results: “Confirmed…. TV tapings in Macon the cowboy sustaind(sic) a concussion. Doc says 6-8Read More

Posted On October 29, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Maryse Celebrates Release From WWE, Alex Riley Injury Update

– Alex Riley is still working through a hip injury he suffered during WWE’s tour of Mexico earlier this month. He underwent an MRI following the tour and was cleared to wrestle this past week. He returned to action at Tuesday’s SmackDown taping as he took part in the post-broadcast 41-Man Battle Royal. — WWE will hold a live event at the Pan American Center in Las Cruces, New Mexico on Sunday, January 22, 2012. The event is scheduled for 5:00 p.m. — Maryse Ouellet celebrated her release from WWE’sRead More
– Former WWE star Bobby Lashley has signed a multi-picture deal with Shawn Cain Films, which includes a role in Josh Turner’s epic reality sequel The Indy Wrestler 2. Shooting begins December 10 in Rosman, North Carolina. — Former WCW talent Melissa Bellin (a/k/a Nitro Girl Spice) has been added to WrestleReunion, which takes place January 27-29 at the Los Angeles Airport Westin Hotel in Los Angeles, California. She will also be participating in a bikini photo shoot at the event. — Alex Riley stated on Twitter that he underwentRead More

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

Jeff Hardy Out Of Jail, Goldust Getting MRI Today, TNA Gut Checks

– Goldust Tweeted on Thursday morning that he’s undergoing an MRI on his shoulder today to see if it has healed properly. — Jeff Jarrett announced on Twitter that 3 new TNA Gut Check tryouts have been announced: * 10/28 – Sacramento, CA * 11/5 – Toledo, OH * 12/10 – Orlando, FL — After serving his 10 day prison sentence stemming form his September 2009 drug arrest. Jeff Hardy tweeted on Thursday, “HailFreedom!”Read More

Posted On August 23, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Maryse To Undergo Hernia Surgery, Foley Denies Death Rumors

– A rumor originated on Mick Foley’s Wikipedia bio that he had passed away. The Hardcore Legend went on Twitter to comment on the matter. “There is no truth to the rumor that I am dead,” Foley stated. “Maybe one of you who is familiar with Wikipedia can have that rumor removed.” — Maryse announced this afternoon on Twitter that she will be undergoing abdominal hernia surgery on Wednesday. “Pre-Op appointment today, blood work, MRI, ects. lots of fun especially cause im waiting here eating a cupcake and drinking aRead More

Posted On August 22, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Mysterio Announces He’s Having Surgery & Will Be Out For Months

Rey Mysterio announced on Monday afternoon that the results of his recent MRI test revealed that he will in fact need surgery to repair his knee, which has already undergone surgery before. Mysterio tweeted the following message in Spanish on Monday: “Buenas tardes. Siento mucho el tener que dejarlos sin mi presencia en el ring por UNOs meses! Sirugia8/26 le pido a dios qca la ultima!619!” For those who do not speak Spanish – Mysterio’s next knee surgery is scheduled for Friday, August 26th and he will be out ofRead More