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Posted On March 19, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Punk DVD News, Ryder Holding Rally, Ultimate Warrior, Birthday’s

- The WWE camera crews were with CM Punk again this past week filming content for his upcoming DVD. Punk wrote that he was playing Kofi Kingston in the new Street Fighter X Tekken video game and that will be included on the DVD. Punk won the fight with Zangief. – Zack Ryder will be holding a rally outside of the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia today to get a spot on Team Long at WrestleMania 28. – The Ultimate Warrior is featured in the new issue of Revolver magazineRead More

Posted On October 25, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Spike TV Touts Impact Wrestling Ratings Record Last Thursday

TNA’S “IMPACT WRESTLING “ ON SPIKE TV DRAWS RECORD RATINGS ON THURSDAY, OCTOBER 20 New York, NY, October 25, 2011 – TNA’s “IMPACT WRESTLING” on Thursday, October 20 (9:00-11:00pm ET/PT) drew over 2.2 million viewers, making it the highest watched show in its Thursday night timeslot ever and the second-most watched episode in the six years it has aired on Spike TV. The highest was a special Monday night telecast in January 2010 featuring the TNA debut of Hulk Hogan. The Spike TV telecast ranked #2 in the hard-to-reach demographicRead More

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

Backstage News On Divas Title & The Rock/John Cena Match At SS

- Beth Phoenix was originally scheduled to win the WWE Divas Title in her hometown of Buffalo, NY at the Night of Champions pay-per-view. The decision was changed because there’s a feeling that Kelly Kelly is starting to get over as champion. – As noted before, WWE officials had been discussing putting CM Punk, Sheamus and one other Superstar with The Rock and John Cena to take on 5 heel Superstars, led by Alberto Del Rio, at the Survivor Series pay-per-view. There was talk this past week of not includingRead More

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

Zack Ryder On His YouTube Show, WWE’s Reaction To It, More

Zack Ryder was interviewed by Newsday.com’s Alfonso Castillo to promote tonight’s WWE RAW from Long Island, NY. Here are some highlights of what Ryder said about: How His “Z! True Long Island Story” YouTube Show Came About: “What happened was that about three months ago I was sick of just not being on TV, sick of just sitting in the background on the sidelines. So I created my opportunity. I created my own Youtube account. My parents got me a Flipcam for Christmas. And I started to make my ownRead More
Dragon Gate USA is ready to celebrate its second birthday!!! Here are all the basic details you need to know if you are attending the June 3rd Revere, MA, June 4th Deer Park, NY or June 5th Manhattan, NY events. We also have the complete June 5th Manhattan lineup below, including new talent. First of all, we want to thank all of you for publishing and reading our press releases. We would not have made it to DGUSA’s second anniversary without you. This is our party. We hope you willRead More

Posted On May 24, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

TNA Basebrawl Matches, Impact Wrestling In-Ring Time, More

- TNA star The Pope turns 33 years old today. Alex Shelley turned 28 yesterday. – Velvet Sky noted on Twitter that she and fans raised over $3,000 for Shane Helms and his girlfriend’s medical expenses following their horrible motorcycle crash a few weeks ago. – This past Thursday’s TNA Impact Wrestling had a total of 20 minutes and 59 seconds of in-ring action, no more than usual before the “wrestling matters” re-branding. – TNA has announced Jeff Jarrett vs. Kurt Angle and Sting vs. Mr. Anderson for their upcomingRead More
Dragon Gate USA will donate 20% of all DVD sales this week to the Red Cross Japan Earthquake And Pacific Tsunami Relief Fund. You can order in the www.DGUSA.tv Store or by calling 267-519-9744. To donate directly to the Red Cross without purchasing DVDs go here: https://american.redcross.org/site/Donation2?idb=0&5052.donation=form1&df_id=5052 -Tickets went on sale today for DGUSA events on June 3rd in Foxborough, MA and June 4th in Long Island, NY. They are already on sale for June 5th in Manhattan, NY. Go to the www.DGUSA.tv Store or call 267-519-9744 to order. TheseRead More

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

Royal Rumble To Feature 40 Participants, Jericho Book Tour Details

– The following dates have been announced for Chris Jericho’s upcoming book tour to promote his new Book, “Undisputed”: 2/15 (7:00 PM) BookEnds in Ridgewood, NJ 2/16 (Noon) Borders Books in New York, NY. 2/16 (7:00 PM) Book Revue in Huntington, NY 2/19 (2:00 PM) Barnes & Noble in McLean, VA 2/22 (7:00 PM) Borders Books in Torrance, CA 2/25 (7:00 PM) Barnes & Noble in Tampa FL. 2/26 (3:00 PM) Borders Books in Winter Park, FL — Joey Styles just announced on Twitter that this year’s Royal Rumble willRead More

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

JR Blog: Helms Trash Talking HBK, Lesnar Hosting TUF, WM27

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: Wrestlers Who Spray Tan: “Yes, wrestlers use spray tanning products to maintain their tans. Tanning beds aren’t frequented as much by wrestlers as they once were. What a question.” Alex Riley’s Potential: “I do have high expectations for Alex Riley. He seems athletic, articulate and intelligent. Only time will tell how far he goes but Riley has bonafide potential. FCW did aRead More

Posted On December 26, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

Jake “The Snake” Roberts’ Retirement Match Announced

It was announced Friday that Jake “The Snake” Roberts’ retirement match will take place next month during Wrestlereunion weekend in Los Angeles, California: Jake “The Snake” Roberts has been actively wrestling for 35 years. This past August at a show in NY, Jake made an announcement that he was retiring from pro wrestling. The internet reports misconstrued his “retirement speech” as immediate but he continued to wrestle at several previously agreed to obligations knowing his last match was around the corner. For several months, Wrestlereunion had been trying to workRead More

Posted On November 18, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Updated 2011 WWE PPV Schedule – SummerSlam Venue, MSG

Below are updated details for WWE’s 2011 pay-per-view schedule: Royal Rumble 1/30/2011 Boston, MA TD Garden Elimination Chamber 2/20/2011 Oakland, CA Oracle Arena WrestleMania XXVII 4/3/2011 Atlanta, GA Georgia Dome WWE Extreme Rules 5/1/2011 Tampa, FL St. Pete Times Forum WWE Over the Limit 5/22/2011 Seattle, WA Key Arena WWE Fatal 4-Way 6/19/2011 Washington, DC Verizon Center WWE Money in the Bank 7/17/2011 Chicago, IL Allstate Arena SummerSlam 8/14/2011 Los Angeles, CA Staples Center Night of Champions 9/18/2011 Buffalo, NY HSBC Arena Hell in a Cell 10/2/2011 New Orleans, LARead More

Posted On November 3, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Steve Austin To Be A Guest Star On 12/27 Edition Of WWE Raw

WWE Hall of Famer Steve Austin appeared on Howard Stern’s sattelite radio show on Wednesday morning and announced that he will be the special guest host of WWE Monday Night RAW on December 27th from Albany, NY. Austin said he will be bringing Howard Stern regular “Jeff The Drunk” with him.Read More

Posted On November 1, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Confirmed For Tonight’s WWE Raw; Guest Star & More

Tonight’s edition of WWE Raw is being broadcast live from The Nassau Coliseum in Long Island, NY. The show is being guest hosted by Pee-Wee Herman. No matches have been advertised for the show, but the arena website is listing Randy Orton (c) vs Wade Barrett vs John Cena vs Sheamus in a Fatal-Four Way match for the WWE Title. This is likely the dark match main event for the evening. As always, PWMania will be providing complete, LIVE coverage of Raw beginning at 9pm EST tonight. So be sureRead More

Posted On October 19, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Possible Spoiler On Orton/WWE Title & Cena/Nexus Angle

PWMania.com reader Brian Dietz sent along the following: I just got an advertisement on my TV for a November 1st RAW on Long Island in NY. On this commercial, they are advertising a Fatal Four Way for the WWE Championship between John Cena, Wade Barrett, Randy Orton, and Sheamus. In the picture they have for it, Randy Orton is holding the belt. Could this mean a win for Orton at Bragging Rights AND the end of the Cena being in Nexus angle?Read More

Posted On October 19, 2010By Deven CuttingIn News

TNA Announces Long Island House Show For January; Mickie James

- TNA Wrestling announced the following tonight: Westbury, NY will host a TNA Live! event on Friday, January 7 at The Theater at Westbury at 7:30pm. Tickets go on sale Friday, October 22 at http://www.ticketmaster.com, http://www.livenation.com and charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000. Tickets will also be available for purchase at The Theater at Westbury Box Office. Fans that purchase a $65 ticket will receive a special meet and greet with TNA Superstars at 5:30pm! (Redeemable with ticket the night of the show; offer only applies to $65 tickets.) Appearing liveRead More