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Posted On January 13, 2013By David DavisIn Columns

Death of Wrestling: Wade Barrett

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. Right off the bat I’m going to say that I am a fan of Wade Barrett… he’s actually a friend of a friend of mine and I’ve heard nothing but good things about him, bothRead More
- Tonight’s WWE SmackDown tapings will take place from the Resch Center in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Confirmed for this week is Randy Orton vs. Dolph Ziggler in the main event. WWE is also advertising Triple H and the injured Rey Mysterio to appear. Advertised for the dark main event is Orton vs. Sheamus vs. Alberto Del Rio in a No DQ match. – Josh Mathews wrote the following after leaving the announcers table when Kane came out for commentary last night on RAW: “Until I’m told action will be takenRead More
WWE taped another three episodes of WWE NXT Thursday night from the campus of Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. Thanks to Wrestling News World Orlando correspondent Scott Brooks for the following results: * Ring announcer was Summer Rae for episodes 1 & 3 and Chris Russo for episode 2. Byron Saxton and William Regal were on commentary and Jim Ross joined them for the main events of the episodes. Dark Match * Xavier Woods defeated Garrett Dylan via a rolling thunder-style clothesline. They aired a video recapping RollinsRead More

Posted On July 21, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

New FCW Champ Crowned, Road Warrior Animal Returns, Woods

- Road Warrior Animal returned to WWE on last night’s SmackDown and answered an open challenge from Heath Slater. Animal spoke with and said Slater had the defeat coming. Animal added that he can’t wait to be a part of the 1,000th episode of RAW. – FCW star Xavier Woods is on the road with the SmackDown brand this weekend. – The FCW Heavyweight Title changed hands once again at last night’s live event in St. Augustine, Florida. Richie Steamboat defeated Rick Victor to become the new FCW Champion.Read More

Posted On July 13, 2012By StaffIn News

*Spoilers* WWE NXT Taping Results; The NXT Title Tournament

World Wrestling Entertainment taped three more episodes of NXT Thursday night from the campus of Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. Thanks to Wrestling News World Orlando correspondent Scott Brooks for the following results: Jim Ross, William Regal, and Byron Saxton arrived for commentary. Dark match * Alex Riley defeated Antonio Cesaro w/Aksana via the TKO. Episode 1 * A video is shown featuring the participants in the NXT title tournament. They are Bo Dallas, Richie Steamboat, Jinder Mahal, Tyler Reks, Drew McIntyre, Michael McGillicutty and Justin Gabriel *Read More

Posted On July 12, 2012By StaffIn News

Competitors In The WWE NXT Championship Tournament Revealed

The following wrestlers are competing in the NXT Title tournament: * Bo Dallas * Richie Steamboat * Leo Kruger * Jinder Mahal * Seth Rollins * Drew McIntyre * Michael McGillicutty * Justin Gabriel The tapings are currently ongoing at Full Sail University in Florida.Read More
- There has been talk of having The Undertaker work one of two shows before the year is over, with one being at Survivor Series, as noted before. If he does appear at the 1,000th RAW in a few weeks, it would be just for an appearance. – Rey Mysterio was actually told he would be returning on the July 2nd WWE RAW Superhow but as noted before, his return has been pushed back and he likely will be on the 1,000th RAW. Mysterio still isn’t being advertised for upcomingRead More
The second week of the new WWE NXT season featured three top prospects debut – Seth Rollins, Leo Kruger and Richie Steamboat. Rollins made his debut in the opening match, defeating Jiro. He cut a promo after the match and said he was here to change the world. Kruger, a former FCW Champion, appeared in a vignette that talked about his South African heritage. Kruger dubbed himself the Alpha Male Lion of the WWE and defeated Aiden English by submission. Steamboat also appeared in a vignette with WWE acknowledging Richie’sRead More

Posted On June 4, 2012By StaffIn News, Results

*Spoilers* WWE Superstars Taping Results For 6/7

WWE taped the Raw portion of this week’s WWE Superstars tonight from the Bi-Lo Center in Greenville, South Carolina. Below are full results: Dark Match: * Richie Steamboat b. JTG WWE Superstars (Airing Thursday on * Jinder Mahal b. Alex Riley * Jack Swagger b. Zack RyderRead More
- FCW Champion Seth Rollins defeated Michael McGillicutty at last night’s RAW live event in Birmingham, Alabama. This is Rollins’ third straight win over McGillicutty this weekend. McGillicutty cut a heel promo before the match about how he wasn’t riding the coattails of his famous father like other second and third generation Superstars. Reports from two events this weekend note that Rollins has came out to barely any reaction from the crowd but by the time the match had ended, he won them over with his in-ring abilities. – WWERead More
- Justin Gabriel returned to action on last week’s WWE NXT but has not been working live events since then. He was scheduled to be put back with Tyson Kidd but Kidd continues to team with Sin Cara. Cara and Kidd defeated Hunico and Camacho in Augusta last night. – Friday’s WWE Smackdown social media score was 57,847. This is down 4.7% from last week’s two-month high, and 4.6% above the yearly average. Smackdown ranked third on cable TV behind the NBA Playoffs and Nick programming. – FCW star RichieRead More
– WWE developmental wrestler Richie Steamboat is advertised for Saturday’s SmackDown live event at the James Brown Arena in Augusta, Georgia. The son of WWE Hall of Famer Ricky “The Dragon” Steamboat will be facing Drew McIntyre. Promoting the show via interview, Natalya says she has made a name for herself in WWE through hard work and dedication rather than her ties to the legendary Hart family. “I love the fact that I’m making history, but my family didn’t make me who I am today,” she says. “What I doRead More

Posted On May 19, 2012By Joe ThunderIn Columns

ThunderStruck: FCW Recap And Thoughts 05/13/12

Antonio Cesaro goes one on one with Kassius Ohno. The ref gets knocked out by Ohno’s rolling elbow roughly fourteen minutes into the match when Cesaro pulls the ref in the way. Ohno wins the match by DQ and the FCW locker room has to come down and pull these two apart. ^Cesaro and Ohno wrestled as the Kings of Wrestling on the independent circuit. This match was ppv quality without question and I want to see more of these two going one on one. The finish was good becauseRead More

Posted On May 9, 2012By Joe ThunderIn Columns

ThunderStruck: FCW Recap And Thoughts 05/06/12

Jason Jordan and Mike Dalton team up in our opening match to take on former Florida Heavyweight Champion Leo Kruger and Brad Maddox. Maddox uses some sort of jumping swinging pull down facebuster(apparently called the Deal Breaker) on Jason Jordan to get the three count win for him and Kruger. ^Looks like we found out what Leo Kruger is going to do now that his title run is over. Jordan and Dalton both looked good in this match; I’m starting to like their potential as a tag team together. MaddoxRead More

Posted On December 6, 2011By StaffIn News

Detailed Dark Match Report From WWE Raw Supershow

I was in attendance at last night’s Raw Supershow in Tampa, Florida. Although it seems as if it didn’t translate well to TV, the crowd was hot all night. The uppermost sections were mostly tarped off, but the camera side of the arena was nearly full and the side opposite hard camera was about 80% full. There were two dark matches, a 41-man battle royal, which was for a WWE Championship opportunity against CM Punk immediately afterwards. The talent for the battle royal came out in a line, with JustinRead More