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Posted On January 30, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Royal Rumble Results – January 30, 2011

- The 2011 WWE Royal Rumble pay-per-view kicks off with a video package on The Road to WrestleMania beginning. The theme is one man will make history and go to WrestleMania. For the first time ever, 40 Superstars will compete in the Rumble. – And we’re live from the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. The pyro goes off as Michael Cole welcomes us to the 24th annual Royal Rumble. Cole reports that it’s sold out. World Heavyweight Title Match: Dolph Ziggler vs. Edge Jerry Lawler and Matt Striker join ColeRead More

Posted On January 27, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Bob Orton Talks About Randy’s Success & Getting Into Wrestling

- Recently “Cowboy” Bob Orton spoke with Alex Marvez of Scrippsnews.com in an effort to help promote this weekend’s WrestleReunion 5. here are just a few of the highlights: His son Randy Orton getting into wrestling: “He started to wrestle at 9 years old and had a pretty good amateur career. He was going to go away to (college), but he didn’t know exactly what he wanted to major in, so he decided to join the Marines. That didn’t work out, so we went down and talked to (WWE roadRead More

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

Smackdown Main Event & More News On Tonight’s WWE Tapings

WWE will tape tonight’s NXT and this week’s episode of Friday Night SmackDown from Cincinnati, Ohio. As of Tuesday morning, no matches have been announced for NXT. It’s been announced that the main event for Friday’s SmackDown will be feature World Heavyweight champion Edge teaming with Randy Orton to take on WWE Champion The Miz and Dolph Ziggler. Edge and Randy Orton were a tag team several years ago on the RAW brand, wrestling as “Rated RKO.” Wade Barrett vs. Big Show has also been booked for tonight’s SmackDown tapings,Read More

Posted On January 24, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Punk Wrestling Cena At Raw, SmackDown Stars Backstage, Miz

– Recent Raw live events have featured WWE Champion The Miz defeating Randy Orton. Orton then gets his heat back by quickly defeating Alex Riley in a match ordered by the Raw General Manager. — Some SmackDown talent are backstage at tonight’s Raw taping in Detroit, Michigan. The show was rewritten this morning. — CBS Detroit features an article on CM Punk promoting tonight’s Raw and it’s noted that he’ll face John Cena at the event. It has not been disclosed whether the match will occur during the television broadcast.Read More

Posted On January 20, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

Ultimate Warrior & Hulk Hogan Confirmed For WWE All Stars

- Former WWE ring announcer Howard Finkle wrote on Twitter this week that he’s at the video game developer’s studio putting the finishing touches on the ring announcing sound effects for the upcoming WWE All Stars video game. – While Randy Savage working with WWE’s new All Stars video game is certainly newsworthy, it’s now come out that Savage has been working directly with THQ, not WWE. This is similar to how Savage worked with toy maker Mattel (and not WWE) for his new WWE-branded action figure. – The coverRead More

Posted On January 18, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Updated WWE Royal Rumble Lineup

Below is the updated WWE Royal Rumble lineup: WWE Championship Match – The Miz (c) w/Alex Riley vs. Randy Orton World Heavyweight Championship Match – Edge (c) vs. Dolph Ziggler w/Vickie Guerrero 40-participant Royal Rumble Match WWE Royal Rumble 2011 will take place Sunday, January 30, 2011 from the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. We’ll have live coverage here at PWMania.com.Read More

Posted On January 18, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Raw Results – January 17, 2011

- Tonight’s WWE RAW kicks off with a video package featuring Martin Luther King Jr. Michael Cole welcomes us to RAW from Little Rock, Arkansas and John Cena’s music hits to get the crowd hype. – Cena rushes to the ring as the crowd erupts. We see highlights of CM Punk and Nexus attacking him on RAW three weeks ago. Cena says this is his first time in the ring in 2011 and he is ready. Cena talks about his New Years resolutions and says one is taking care ofRead More

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

Upcoming WWE Raw Programs Revealed

The PNE Agrodome in Vancouver is advertising these matches for it’s Raw house show on February 11th, 2011: * Randy Orton vs. The Miz for the WWE Title * John Morrison vs. Sheamus * Daniel Bryan vs. CM Punk for the US TitleRead More

Posted On January 11, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

John Cena Cena Returns To The Ring After Raw

Thanks to Jimmy for passing along the following notes: John Cena and Randy Orton defeated C.M. Punk and The Miz. Michael Cole was the special referee. Cena told the crowd during a commercial break that he was in Nashville. Cena looked good, so the injury must be healed or not as bad. He didn’t take to many bumps but did all his signature moves. Orton carried it and Punk looks fresh too off his injury. All guys played to the crowd well and the crowd ate it up, especially lovingRead More

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

WWE Raw Results – January 10, 2011

- We open tonight’s RAW with the normal Nickelback-themed opening video. Michael Cole welcomes us to RAW from the Bridgeport Arena in Nashville, Tennessee as the WWE Tag Team Champions Santino Marella & Vladimir Kozlov make their way out with Tamina. As the champions enter the ring for a match, Nexus charges the ring and beat them down. Husky Harris, Justin Gabriel, Michael McGillicutty, David Otunga and Heath Slater clean house as CM Punk makes his way into the ring. Punk says tonight’s tag team title match has been rescheduled.Read More

Posted On January 10, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

JR Blog: Jericho Or Batista At WM27, Kofi On Winning IC Title

Below are highlights from Jim Ross’ latest blog over on jrsbarbq.com: – Congrats to Kofi Kingston on winning the IC Title. Kofi was on the cusp of something special when he had his issues with Randy Orton last year specifically their encounter at MSG which I thought was impactful. Let’s hope that Kofi gets right back on that roll. He’s a very athletic talent and a smart, educated individual. – No our book idea isn’t dead but we tabled it during the holidays as the decision makers in the bookRead More
The full content listing for WWE’s Best of Raw 2010 set on DVD and Blu-ray has been released. The title will be released on January 25 in North America. Disc 1 January Highlights Bret “Hit Man” Hart Returns to RAW 4th January, 2010 Unified Tag Team Championship Match D-Generation X vs. JeriShow 4th January, 2010 John Cena vs. Sheamus 25th January, 2010 February Highlights Sheamus vs. Christian 8th February, 2010 Triple Threat Elimination Match for the Unified Tag Team Championship D-Generation X vs. CM Punk & Luke Gallows vs. ShowMizRead More

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

Matt Hardy Speaks On Jeff’s Legal Issues, WWE Changes, More

The Poughkeepsie Journal has published a new interview with former WWE superstar Matt Hardy. Here are some highlights of what Matt said about: WWE’s Main Goal, His Favorite Performer & The Sad State Of Tag Team Wrestling: “It saddens me and it bothers me. Looking at WWE, their main goal right now is to search for the next big thing that can draw. John Cena is the guy that is the centerpiece. “Randy Orton is probably my favorite performer right now. But they still can’t find that one person likeRead More

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

Off-Air Raw Notes; Cole Sees Action, Crowd Response, More

Thanks to Jake Altersitz for sending in the following: After the show, Miz and Alex Riley head down to the ring to taunt Randy Orton. Randy attacks them but is thrown outside the ring. Micheal Cole then comes into the ring saying he wants to hear what Miz has to say. Miz yaps about them (Miz, Riley & Cole) being a “coalition”. While hes yaking, Randy is stirring, and from behind, RKOs Riley. Miz runs away, Randy turns his attention to Cole.. Before he can RKO him, Miz tries oneRead More
Randy Orton beat King Sheamus and Wade Barrett in a Steel Cage Match tonight on Raw to become the No. 1 Contender to the WWE Championship. He will face The Miz at the Royal Rumble on January 30. Due to Barrett’s loss in the match, he has been banished from The Nexus and CM Punk is officially the leader of the group. Earlier in the evening, Punk offered the Englishman his opportunity to compete in the Steel Cage Match. Were Barrett to win, he would remain leader of The Nexus.Read More

Posted On January 4, 2011By Mike ShannonIn Columns

WWE Raw Review – January 3, 2011

Raw Review – January 3, 2011 -Happy 2011 to everyone out there in the IWC. Apologies for my absence last week as I was attending the Smackdown house show in Pittsburgh, which started at 7:30 Monday night…why the hell they would do that, God only knows. The plus side is I only got 15 emails asking where the hell I was this time, so maybe that’s a good sign. The Fink, however, has seen better days -We get a recap of CM Punk joining Nexus, which should give the smarksRead More
– According to a reader in attendance at tonight’s Raw at the US Airways Center in Phoenix, Arizona, a steel cage is currently hanging above the ring. — WWE.com today unveiled their top 11 “up-and-coming competitors the world of sports-entertainment will be talking about this year.” The ranking is as follows: 11. Ezekiel Jackson, 10. Tyson Kidd, 9. Tamina, 8. Alex Riley, 7. David Otunga, 6. Drew McIntyre, 5. Skip Sheffield, 4. Cody Rhodes, 3. Dolph Ziggler, 2. Daniel Bryan, 1. Alberto Del Rio. — Randy Orton is featured onRead More

Posted On December 22, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Smackdown Results – December 21, 2010

We are live from San Antonio, Texas and your announcers are Matt ‘Can I be Mark Harmon tonight’ Striker, Michael ‘Tuesday Not Titans’ Cole, and Josh ‘I need a diet soda’ Mathews. We see footage from last night when Jerry Lawler pinned Miz, with some help from Randy Orton in the Raw main event. Randy Orton vs. Miz with Alex Riley They lock up and Orton backs Miz into the corner but Miz and Orton go around the ring until Orton breaks thanks to help from the referee. Miz withRead More

Posted On December 21, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Another Big Match Announced For WWE Smackdown

It was announced at the end of this week’s WWE Raw, by the Raw GM, that tomorrow night’s live Smackdown show will also be headlined by The Miz vs Randy Orton. This is in addition to the already announced John Cena vs Dolph Ziggler and Vickie Guerrero handicap match.Read More