Ring of Honor Tag

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

Jim Cornette Talks ROH’s New TV Show, Would Take Matt Hardy

Ring Of Honor Executive Producer Jim Cornette was one of the featured guests on this week’s live edition of the award-winning Monday Night Mayhem. Cornette Discusses Ring Of Honor’s First Set Of TV Tapings For The Sinclair Broadcast Group, Why He Believes The Way Sinclair Is Rolling ROH Out On Its Stations Will Work And Be Effective, Why People Will Be Surprised At What They See From The ROH Product Beginning On September 24th, The Level Of Excitement For Ring Of Honor’s Debut On SBG This Fall, His Reaction ToRead More

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

HHH Looking To Change Tag Team Division, WWE Creative News

- As noted before, The Baltimore Sun wrestling writer Kevin Eck has been hired by WWE for the creative team. Eck will be the person that works with Triple H on talent grooming that we have wrote about recently. Word is that Eck will start with WWE the day after SummerSlam. – Triple H is serious on introducing new talents through vignettes and promos. It’s also being said that Triple H is interested in reviving the WWE Tag Team division. Word is that they are really starting to recruit tagRead More

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

Latest On ROH Stars Joining WWE, Laurinaitis Added To WWE Site

– Multiple sources believe Claudio Castagnoli and Chris Hero, who perform as The Kings of Wrestling for Ring of Honor, will conclude their obligations with the organization next month and join WWE immediately thereafter. Though they are advertised for the August 13th Ring of Honor television taping in Chicago Ridge, Illinois, one source says it’s possible they will debut for WWE—bypassing developmental—before the end of the month. There are also rumors that they could be involved in CM Punk’s current storyline. — A profile on John Laurinaitis, WWE’s Executive ViceRead More
– WWE Hall of Famer Harley Race is advertised to appear at WWE’s upcoming SmackDown live event in Springfield, Missouri. The event takes place Sunday, August 28 at the JQH Arena. — Beckett announced that WWE Hall of Famer Shawn Michaels will be featured in Topps’ upcoming Allen & Ginter autograph trading card set, comprised of everyone but baseball players. — SmackDown Superstar Heath Slater celebrates his 28th birthday today. — CM Punk and Colt Cabana briefly reunited on the latest episode of Art of Wrestling Radio, which features anRead More

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

Low-Ki Interview: His TNA Return, Why It Didn’t Work In WWE

Former two-time TNA X-Division Champion, former Ring of Honor World Champion, & former WWE Superstar, Low-Ki, was the featured guest on this week’s live edition of the award-winning Monday Night Mayhem. You can feel The Mayhem live every Monday evening at Mondaynightmayhem.com. Here are some highlights from the interview: His mindset leading into his Ultimate X Contract Match at TNA/Impact Wrestling’s Destination X Pay-Per-View: “My mindset is go hard or go home…that simple. Same mindset I had going into NXT. I don’t see myself as a trial guy, although that’sRead More

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

The Rock Lands Another Movie Role, ROH Breaks iPPV Record

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has noted on WhoSay.com that he has landed the role of RoadBlock in the sequel to the “G.I. Joe” movie. Johnson has posted a photo of himself along with the G.I. Joe logo and a caption that reads “It’s official. Call the Pentagon, get me my big ass gun. Rock’s a Joe.” PWInsider.com is reporting that Ring of Honor shattered iPPV buyrate records with yesterday’s “Best in the World 2011″ event and also had to turn away an additional 100 fans from the Hammerstein Ballroom inRead More
Impact Wrestling formerly TNA Wrestling recently unveiled their Wrestling Matters campaign. You see they are trying to win back the fans, fans like me who grew tired of the brand. They are doing it by being counter to the WWE who has decided to distance itself from the word wrestling like Democrats scurrying to distance themselves from Anthony Weiner. Well there is one problem with the plan Impact Wrestling, your product didn’t change, you still have two stooges at the for front, and have continued to push AJ Styles toRead More

Posted On May 24, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn Indy News

Recaps Of Cary Silkin & Colt Cabana On R.A.W. Radio

Arda Ocal & Jimmy Korderas of R.A.W. Radio recently spoke with Cary Silkin of ROH. Highlights: Cary speaks of the ‘new beginning’ for ROH Will Cary still be working with ROH? “Yes I will be with ROH. I’m remaining with the company. I have interests in the new Ring of Honor and I will be visible and contributing to the company and that makes the deal even better” What can fans expect from the “new” Ring of Honor “The new ROH is just the business. It’s new management. But it’sRead More

Posted On May 24, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn Indy News, News

Ring Of Honor Purchased By Sinclair Broadcast Group

Sinclair Broadcasting issued the following press release: Sinclair Acquires “Ring of Honor” Wrestling Franchise BALTIMORE: Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI), the “Company” or “Sinclair,” announced today that it has acquired the “Ring of Honor” wrestling (ROH) franchise. Ring of Honor is the third largest wrestling promotion in the country. “We are very excited about this acquisition,” commented Steve Marks, COO of Sinclair’s Television Group. “Television and professional wrestling have a long history of successful partnerships and driving viewership. Unfortunately, the broadcast networks have not protected that relationship, allowing professionalRead More

Posted On April 11, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Former Ring of Honor Manager Larry Sweeney Dies At Age 29

Pro wrestling manager Alex Whybrow, who performed as Larry Sweeney for Ring of Honor and numerous American independent promotions, has died at the age of 29. F4WOnline.com reports that he committed suicide either late last night or this morning. It is believed that he hung himself. Whybrow suffered from bipolar disorder and had a breakdown in 2009, which he described as “the absolute worst event” of his life. He went through a long recovery process the following year. He made sporadic appearances on the independent scene after parting ways withRead More
– Yahoo! Sports has published an article on Rip Rogers training the likes of John Cena, Randy Orton and Brock Lesnar at Ohio Valley Wrestling. — CM Punk was backstage visiting friends at yesterday’s Ring of Honor event, “Honor Takes Center Stage,” in Atlanta, Georgia. — Former WWE talent Armando Estrada announced on Twitter yesterday that he plans on reopening his restaurant, Baby’s Steak and Lemonade. — An angle was conducted at today’s WrestleMania Fan Axxess event where The Corre attacked Vladimir Kozlov following his victory over Tyler Reks, apparentlyRead More
– Kurt Angle attended a regional wrestling tournament yesterday in Bemidji, Minnesota. The Olympic Gold Medalist spoke to over 800 children and teens about proper training and education. Video footage is avaialble here. — Former TNA talent Raven and Daffney have been announced for WrestleReunion, which takes next Sunday at the Atlanta Marriott. — Shawn Daivari (a/k/a Sheik Abdul Bashir) has re-signed with TNA Wrestling, reports SuperLuchas.net. The former X Division Champion is expected to work this week’s iMPACT! tapings in Orlando, Florida. Daivari parted ways with TNA Wrestling inRead More

Posted On March 8, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Sunny Comments On HOF Announcement, Who Will Induct Her

Sunny was announced last night on Raw as the latest inductee for WWE’s Hall of Fame Class of 2011. Sunny, who’s real name is Tammy Sytch, commented on the announcement on her Facebook account. “Thank you to everyone for the congratulatory messages…..It means the world to me,” she wrote. I couldn’t be happier or prouder to be given this amazing opportunity. Thanks to the WWE for thinking that highly of me. And to my facebook family, sorry I had to lie to you all this whole time, lololol. :)” SytchRead More
Monday Night Mayhem with Shane Helms Hosts: The Big Mosh and “The Chairman of the Board” Todd Vincent Report by Paterson from N.J. Airs every Monday at 6:00 P.M. (CT) Show available at MondayNightMayhem.com. His reasons for choosing to sign with Lucha Libre USA and not pursuing TNA or Ring of Honor more actively: “I just think it’s something different. I never did the Lucha Libre style, and I think I have more to offer those guys. I think it’s a challenge for me now. Once I left the WWE,Read More

Posted On January 12, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Ring Of Honor’s HDNet Television Show Ending In April

In a surprising turn of events, Ring of Honor’s TV deal with HDNet has expired and they will no longer be airing on the network after April 4th. The promotion released the following statement late this evening: “Ring of Honor completed its 2 year TV contract with HDNet. During this time “ROH on HDNet” fans witnessed many great matches, the introduction of the ROH Television Title, and the crowning of new tag champions, among other historical moments. HDNet will air new episodes of ROH until 4/4/11. Please continue to supportRead More

Posted On December 20, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn Indy News

ROH Tryout Camp/Training Seminar Announced

Ring of Honor sent PWMania.com the following: (Bristol, PA- December 20, 2010)- Ring of Honor will be holding a special training seminar and tryout camp on Sunday, January 23rd, 2011, from 10AM to 7PM. It will take place at ROH’s headquarters and training center in suburban Philadelphia. The seminar is one again being spearheaded by ROH on HDNet Executive Producer Jim Cornette. “Both of our seminars that we have held have each been a huge success.” Cornette said. “Already one of the participants (Mike Bennett) has been signed to aRead More

Posted On December 13, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

Michaels Teases Appearance On Raw, Punk Attends ROH Show

– Shawn Michaels teased a pre-taped appearance for tonight’s Slammy Awards themed Raw. He noted on Twitter that he taped “something extra” for Raw this past weekend at the Tribute to the Troops event in Fort. Hood, Texas. “I almost 4got. I taped something “extra” this weekend. Not sure what it was 4. They gave me this shiny thing. Suppose I’ll watch Raw,” he wrote. The retired wrestler was nominated for the “WWE Moment of the Year” category for his final match against The Undertaker at WrestleMania XXVI. — FormerRead More

Posted On November 30, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

HBK’s Special Announcements, CM Punk’s Raw Commentary, More

- Former WWE star Shawn Michaels continues to hype some “special announcements” he’s going to make on Twitter. HBK wrote this week: “Hope 2 have a few “special” announcements coming in the very near future. We’ll see:-)” – Jerry Lawler, The Miz and Michael Cole were all trending topics (worldwide) on Twitter last night during RAW. – As previously reported, CM Punk was added to the RAW announce team as a way to keep him on television while he rehabilitates a lower back injury. Additionally, Vince McMahon is a fanRead More

Posted On November 24, 2010By Mike ShannonIn Columns

Ring of Honor: Hate Chapter II Review

Ring of Honor – Hate Chapter II Review -Ross over at Ring of Honor was nice enough to send me a couple DVDs to review for you guys and hopefully I will get them all done in the next week or so. You can pick them all up over at www.rohwrestling.com. -Ring of Honor is something that I’ve been wanting to get into for awhile because you know me and my opinions on workrate. Unfortunately, I don’t get HDNet on my cable (but hey, you can watch 17 different FoxRead More