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Posted On December 2, 2012By David DavisIn Columns

Death of Wrestling: ADR

Greetings to all… It’s David Davis with my weekly blog: Death of Wrestling. For all of those who read this regularly, you will know that this is not a blog about bashing wrestling; it’s a blog of a frustrated fan, who loves the business and wishes that each week it could be a little better. This week I want to take a moment to think about the ‘new apex predator of the WWE’ Alberto Del Rio. Now as you know, I very rarely rag on wrestlers (this is no different)Read More

Posted On October 17, 2012By Michael GroomsIn News

Orton Finishing Up Movie This Week, Tamina Injured

- After working last night’s SmackDown tapings, Randy Orton took a flight back to Vancouver this morning for his last week of filming WWE Studios’ 12 Rounds: Reloaded. Orton confirmed on Twitter that they will wrap the movie in the next week. WWE is toying with the idea of turning Randy Orton heel after the movie wraps. He has been very unhappy as a face. – WWE Diva Tamina Snuka is out of action with some kind of injury, possibly to her back. She hasn’t been traveling with the WWERead More
Following Tuesday night’s WWE SmackDown tapings, it looks like we have two more matches for WWE’s Night of Champions pay-per-view – Randy Orton vs. Dolph Ziggler and WWE Tag Team Champions Kofi Kingston & R-Truth vs. Titus O’Neil & Darren Young. Kane vs. Daniel Bryan was rumored at RAW so here’s what could be the updated card: WWE Title Match (Confirmed) John Cena vs. CM Punk World Heavyweight Title Match (Confirmed) Alberto Del Rio vs. Sheamus WWE Divas Title Match (Confirmed) Kaitlyn vs. Layla WWE Tag Team Title Match TitusRead More
- Matches for tonight’s WWE SmackDown include Rey Mysterio vs. Cody Rhodes, Kaitlyn vs. Natalya, Damien Sandow vs. Sheamus, Titus O’Neil & Darren Young vs. Tyson Kidd & Justin Gabriel, Kane vs. Alberto Del Rio and Randy Orton vs. Dolph Ziggler in the main event. – Jim Ross posted the following update on Steve Austin Thursday night, confirming our reports from Wednesday about Austin being able to resume action movie roles in early 2013: “Old friend @steveaustinBSR called today to check in. Rehabbing his knee. Will be back ‘killing’ badRead More
- Ric Flair is going through his fourth divorce. He and his wife Jacqueline Beems are currently going through the process. There has been speculation that Flair will be used to replace Vickie Guerrero as Dolph Ziggler’s mouthpiece however no word on how serious those talks are. Flair is legally able to work for WWE from Monday, September 10th. – Randy Orton’s current scheduled return to WWE live events is around November 1st. This could however change depending on how much time filming is used for 12 Rounds: Reloaded. –Read More
- Triple H has been added to WWE’s listing for Monday’s RAW from the BMO Harris Bank Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Triple H is also advertised for Tuesday’s SmackDown tapings from Green Bay, Wisconsin. Advertised for the dark main event is Randy Orton vs. Sheamus vs. Alberto Del Rio. – Natalya was asked if she thinks her uncle, the late Owen Hart will ever be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame. She replied: “yes, one day.” – As a reminder, WWE will air their special from WrestleMania 28 onRead More
- Expect Santino Marella to get his rematch for the WWE United States Title against Antonio Cesaro at Night of Champions. No word yet what the Intercontinental Title match will be but the rest of the title matches look to be CM Punk vs. John Cena for the WWE Title, Sheamus vs. Alberto Del Rio for the World Heavyweight Title, Kaitlyn vs. Layla for the Divas Title and a four-way Tag Team Title match with Kofi Kingston & R-Truth vs. The Usos vs. Primo & Epico vs. Titus O’Neil &Read More
- At one point, there was apparently talk of putting Randy Orton into the Sheamus vs. Alberto Del Rio match at SummerSlam but the idea was nixed. The feeling was that they didn’t need to beef up the World Heavyweight Title match because it wasn’t a main part of the show. Orton will likely be taking a bit of time off in less than 1 month to begin filming 12 Rounds: Reloaded. – The official WWE website spoke with John Cena after failing to capture the WWE Title at SummerSlam.Read More

Posted On August 17, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Confirmed Matches For Tonight’s Edition Of WWE SmackDown

Here are tonight’s confirmed WWE SmackDown matches: * Chris Jericho vs. Alberto Del Rio * Rey Mysterio & Sin Cara vs. Cody Rhodes & The Miz * Tyler Reks & Curt Hawkins in action * Kaitlyn vs. Eve Torres – Winner becomes Booker T’s assistant * Daniel Bryan vs. Randy Orton * Antonio Cesaro vs. Zack Ryder Click here for complete WWE SmackDown spoilers for tonight.Read More
TNA Knockout Tara reveals in her latest video entry that she was banned from appearing at today’s Wizard World Chicago Comic Con in Rosemont, Illinois due to WWE’s presence at the event. According to the former Victoria, WWE permitted their talent to appear at the event on the condition that TNA Wrestling talent are prohibited from appearing. “I was supposed to be there on Saturday and the only way WWE would show up is if Impact Wrestling was not going to show up. So I got the last minute phoneRead More

Posted On August 11, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Looks At Possible WWE SummerSlam Opponents For Sheamus

As PWMania.com previously mentioned, SmackDown General Manager Booker T has canceled the SummerSlam World Heavyweight Title match between Sheamus and Alberto Del Rio following the beatdown on Sheamus last night. WWE’s website has a new article up stating that Sheamus’ SummerSlam status is in the air and nobody knows if he will be 100% yet for the pay-per-view. WWE is teasing an update to Sheamus’ condition on Monday’s RAW. They speculate that if he is able to perform, possible SummerSlam opponents would be Rey Mysterio, Randy Orton, Kane, Dolph Ziggler,Read More

Posted On August 9, 2012By Geddy CahoonIn Columns

The Cahoon Run Down – Random WWE Thoughts (Again!)

Well everybody. I tried. I tried to come up with an actual article topic for this week. I always feel like I’m copping out a bit when I do these “Random Thoughts” columns (Though they are fun to write). I try to keep things current, but with the product in such a slump right now, I just can’t write a fleshed out article about any of the stuff currently going on in WWE. So enjoy, once again, Random Thoughts. The Miz as IC Champ (Losing Constantly): So in the lastRead More

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

Confirmed Matches For Friday’s WWE SmackDown (No Spoilers)

The following have been taped for this week’s WWE SmackDown at Tuesday’s tapings from Houston, Texas: * World Heavyweight champion Sheamus vs. Alberto Del Rio * WWE Intercontinental champ The Miz vs. Rey Mysterio * Chris Jericho hosts the Highlight Reel with special guest, Vickie Guerrero. * Sin Cara vs. Cody Rhodes * Randy Orton vs. Jack Swagger * Christian vs. Antonio Cesaro * Jinder Mahal wrestles in a handicap match. SmackDown GM Booker T, RAW GM AJ Lee, Daniel Bryan, Kane, Kaitlyn, Eve Torres, Ryback and more are alsoRead More
- WWE sent out the following survey to fans regarding a potential Saturday morning TV show: “Imagine a weekly, half hour WWE television show on Saturday mornings that included highlights of the best action and funniest moments from recent WWE events and from the past. The show would feature fun segments with WWE Superstars both in the ring and behind the scenes to give viewers a chance to get to know them even better. Every episode would also include one action-packed match featuring different WWE Superstars each week. Based onRead More
Randy Orton returned to action Monday night on Raw after serving a 60-day suspension for his second violation of WWE’s Talent Wellness Program. Heath Slater called out any current WWE Superstar in the back to answer his challenge and The Viper responded by pummeling The One-Man Band all over the ring. After blasting Slater with a powerslam and a DDT off the second rope, Orton nailed him with the RKO to gain the pinfall victory. WWE.com spoke to The Legend Killer after defeating The One-Man Band. “I gotta say, IRead More
- Randy Orton made his return to WWE on this week’s edition of Raw following his 60-day suspension on May 30, 2012 for his second documented violation of the WWE Wellness Policy. Orton received a huge pop from the fans and squashed Health Slater with the RKO. Slater called out a current superstar to an “open challenge,” which set up Orton’s surprise return. – During this week’s episode of Raw, it was announced that World Heavyweight Champion Sheamus would defend his title against Alberto Del Rio at SummerSlam. – WWERead More
- Randy Orton is backstage at the Raw taping from the US Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio. Orton is scheduled to officially return to the company tonight, Mike Johnson of PWInsider reports. – The Undertaker is set to be appearing at WWE’s developmental, FCW, event this Wednesday, August 1 in Tampa, FL at the Dallas Bull for a special signing included with VIP tickets to the event. VIP tickets can be ordered by calling (727) 243-8293. – WWE offered Diva Kelly Kelly an additional five year deal to her WWERead More
- Beginning tomorrow night, WWE’s weekly Monday night program will be officially referred to as Raw rather than Raw SuperShow. It was apparently a sudden change as all future Mondays events were labeled Raw SuperShow as recently as last week. WWE.com changed their live events listings to reflect the change. WWE instituted the Raw SuperShow tag on August 29, 2011 due to the addition of the SmackDown brand roster to the weekly program. SmackDown talent will continue to appear on Raw. – Kelly Kelly is featured in a new WWE.comRead More
- The following matches will be on the one-hour Randy Orton Superstar Collection DVD that comes out soon: 3 Stages of Hell Match for the WWE Championship Randy Orton vs. Triple H The Bash 2009 Triple Threat Match for the WWE Championship Randy Orton vs. Triple H vs. John Cena Night of Championship 2009 Randy Orton vs. Ted DiBiase Raw – March 1 2010 World Heavyweight Championship Match Randy Orton vs. Christian Capitol Punishment 2011 – WWE.com’s latest “Where Are They Now?” looks at former WWE and ECW star SpikeRead More