Santino Marella Tag

Posted On March 24, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Two New Additions To Team Teddy For WrestleMania XXVIII

Following Zack Ryder’s rally prior to Monday’s Raw SuperShow in which he lobbied to become part of Team Teddy at WrestleMania XXVIII, Long Island Iced Z informed SmackDown General Manager Theodore Long that if he was accepted onto the team, The Great Khali would join as well. Long agreed, with Hornswoggle named the team’s mascot. The updated card for the pay-per-view event taking place April 1 in Miami, Florida is as follows: * The Rock vs. John Cena * The Undertaker vs. Triple H (Hell in a Cell Match withRead More

Posted On March 22, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Raw Rating Breakdown: HBK-Undertaker-Triple H, Bryan vs. Ryder

The March 20th WWE RAW Supershow did a 3.10 cable rating with 4.38 million viewers. In the segment breakdown, Kane vs. Big Show lost 125,000 viewers from the opener which is less than usual for the second slot. Santino Marella vs. David Otunga and the interview with The Rock outside in Philadelphia gained 205,000 viewers. Daniel Bryan vs. Zack Ryder lost 418,000 viewers. Mark Henry vs. John Cena with The Rock coming out gained 327,000 viewers for a 3.20 quarter rating at the top of the hour, which is aRead More

Posted On March 6, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Shawn Michaels WrestleMania Involvement, New US Champion

- Shawn Michaels was announced as the guest referee for The Undertaker vs. Triple H in a Hell in a Cell match at Wrestlemania XXVIII on Raw. – Santino Marella beat Jack Swagger on Raw to win the WWE United States Championship. For those that missed it, John Lauranaitis tried to dispute the outcome (obviously in storyline) but Teddy Long had him “ejected” from the building.Read More
– Through the Make-A-Wish Foundation, Kelly Kelly granted her first wish backstage at Monday’s Raw SuperShow. She wrote, “Just did my first ever @makeawish, it was an amazing honor, and Jerry is such an incredible young man. http://pic.twitter.com/y0BYm2Q3.” — WWE.com has published a photo gallery looking back at WrestleMania V when The Mega Powers exploded. — Jack Swagger will be defending the United States Championship against Santino Marella on tonight’s Raw SuperShow. “Big title match tonight vs jack swagger, I have something for him that starts with “Co” and endsRead More

Posted On February 21, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Hell In A Cell & WWE-Metallica News, RAW Backstage Fallout Video

- As we saw on RAW, WWE has licensed the Metallica song “The Memory Remains” to hype the The Undertaker and Triple H match at WrestleMania 28. – Speaking of the Hell in a Cell match at Wrestlemania, there is a lot of speculation about how WWE is going to set up the structure, considering there is no roof on the stadium to hang the massive cage from. Jim Ross Tweeted the following about how WWE will make it happen: “One can assume WWE is going to erect a massiveRead More

Posted On February 21, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

WWE Raw Results – February 20, 2012

- Tonight’s WWE RAW Supershow opens up with a look back at the John Cena and Kane feud including Cena’s kiss with Eve Torres last week. Eve is backstage talking about the weather with The Bella Twins. They ask how Zack Ryder is. She laughs when they say he’s a good guy. She thinks they were telling a joke. Eve says she isn’t friends with Ryder, he just thought they were friends. Eve says she just used Ryder and everyone is talking about her now. She says Ryder didn’t evenRead More

Posted On February 15, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoiler* Change To WWE Elimination Chamber Match

- Due to injury, Randy Orton was pulled from the World Heavyweight Title Elimination Chamber match at this Sunday’s pay-per-view. A battle royal was held to determine who would fill Orton’s spot in the Chamber and that battle royal was won by none other than Santino Marella. Here’s what looks to be the final card for Sunday’s pay-per-view: Elimination Chamber for the WWE Title The Miz vs. R-Truth vs. Kofi Kingston vs. Chris Jericho vs. Dolph Ziggler vs. CM Punk Elimination Chamber for the World Heavyweight Title Santino Marella vs.Read More

Posted On February 11, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

WM Announcement Expected Next Week, Latest Santino Video

– The February 10, 2012 episode of WWE Vintage Collection featured the following matches and segments: Raven vs. Tommy Dreamer in a Loser Leaves Raw Match (WWE Raw – June 24, 2002), Chris Jericho’s List Of 1,004 Holds (WCW Monday Nitro – March 30, 1998), Chris Jericho vs. Dean Malenko (WCW Monday Nitro – July 27, 1998), The Undertaker vs. Mankind in a No Holds Barred Match (WWF Monday Night Raw – December 9, 1996), Sting vs. The Great Muta (WCW/New Japan Supershow). — An official announcement concerning the venueRead More

Posted On February 7, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

*Spoilers* WWE Superstars Taping Results For 2/9

Dark Match Brodus Clay defeated Damien Sandow WWE Superstars Taping Epico and Primo defeated JTG and Mike McGillicutty Jack Swagger (w/Vickie Guerrero) defeated Santino Marella. Swagger won with the ankle lock.Read More

Posted On January 18, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

*Spoilers* WWE Smackdown Taping Results For 1/20

WWE Dark Match Ryback defeated Tyson Kidd. Both men were booed during their entrances. Tyson was defeated by pinfall following a spear from Ryback. WWE Smackdown (Airing Friday) * World Heavyweight Champion Daniel Bryan opens the show and runs down Big Show again for what he did last week. The crowd boos Bryan as he cuts a promo and says Big Show should quit. * Intercontinental Champion Cody Rhodes vs. Hornswoggle is up next but Justin Gabriel comes out to defend Hornswoggle and it’s Gabriel vs. Rhodes. Rhodes gets theRead More

Posted On January 10, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

WWE Raw Results – January 9, 2012

WWE RAW Supershow opens up with a look back at last week’s show where Kane came from under the ring to attack John Cena and Zack Ryder. – And we’re live from the arena as pyro goes off and the lights go out. Kane’s music hits and out he comes to the ring. Kane says he hears everyone questioning why he embraces hate. Kane says everyone is predictable and in denial. Kane starts talking about how everyone hates their wife, kids and jobs. Kane goes on and brings up JohnRead More

Posted On December 12, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

SmackDown Draws Strong Rating, Opening Segment For Raw

– The December 9, 2011 episode of WWE SmackDown drew a 2.24 cable rating, with 3.238 million viewers. This is up from the previous week’s live special, which drew a 2.0. — WWE.com has announced that the first Slammy Award to be presented on tonight’s Raw SuperShow will be “Tell Me I Did NOT Just See That” Moment of the Year, by Booker T and Hornswoggle. The nominees in this jawdropping category are as follows: * Santino Marella almost winning the 2011 Royal Rumble * The Miz hitting John CenaRead More

Posted On November 29, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

*Spoilers* Full WWE Superstars Taping Results For 12/1

Below are full WWE Superstars results: WWE Superstars (Airing Thursday on WWE.com): * Santino Marella b. JTG * Primo b. Kofi Kingston * Ted Dibiase b. Heath SlaterRead More

Posted On November 28, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Marella Featured On Rumble Poster, Austin vs. Rock DVD Planned

– The promotional poster for the 2012 Royal Rumble has been released internationally and it features Santino Marella depicting a fortune teller. To view the poster, click here. The 2012 Royal Rumble takes place January 29 at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri. — SLAM! Wrestling conducted an interview with former WWE Diva Maryse which will be published this week. A teaser quote: “I’m ready for a new chapter in my life.” — Following the success of the Greatest Rivalries – Shawn Michaels vs. Bret Hart video release, WWERead More

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

Trish Stratus Would Wrestle Kharma, WWE’s Trending Terms

- Former WWE Diva Trish Stratus spoke to WWE.com this week to promote the new WWE ’12 video game – and talked about a dream feud with [pregnant Diva] Kharma. Trish said: “Oh, completely. When she debuted, I think it was one of the first times since I retired where I would have dropped it all to go back and step into the ring with her. That would have been an epic rivalry. I would have loved to have wrestled her. Hopefully, she’ll come back so the WWE Universe canRead More
– “Awesome Truth” was split on last night’s Raw SuperShow in part to WWE creative’s plan to insert The Miz into the title picture over the next few months. — Booker T handled broadcast duties during last night’s Raw SuperShow due to Jerry Lawler losing his voice. — Santino Marella, who generally tweets in character, wrote the following this afternoon: “Stuck in DC airport since 730am and my flight leaves now at 5pm, so pissed.” — Sin Cara is believed to have undergone surgery today after suffering a patella tendonRead More

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

11/7 WWE Raw Breakdown: Nash’s Promo, Zack Ryder, More

- As noted before, the November 7th RAW Supershow did a 2.86 cable rating with 4 million viewers and the trend continued of ratings dropping as the show went on. ESPN’s Chicago Bears vs. Philadelphia Eagles game did a 12.28 rating with 16.85 million viewers and RAW finished #2 behind that game on cable for the night. In the segment breakdown, the show opened at a 3.21 rating for the segment with John Cena, Zack Ryder, The Miz and R-Truth. John Morrison vs. Dolph Ziggler lost 582,000 viewers while JTGRead More

Posted On October 31, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Raw Supershow Results – October 31, 2011

- Tonight’s WWE RAW Supershow kicks off with Michael Cole welcoming us. The Rock’s music begins to play and we see him on the big screen in a pre-recorded video shot earlier today it says. The Rock talks about John Cena wanting him to team up at Survivor Series. Rock says Cena represents an era and a generation, but he also represents an era and a generation. Rock says Cena asked him from the heart and he felt it. The Rock says hell no, from the heart. Hell no, again,Read More

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

WWE Roster Updates, Ryder Not Booked On RAW, HHH’s Movie Line

- Following the events that transpired on Monday’s RAW, The Miz and R-Truth’s superstar profiles have been added back to the WWE website’s RAW roster page – while Jim Ross’ profile has been removed. – Matches taped last night before RAW for this week’s WWE Superstars were Alex Riley vs. Drew McIntyre and JTG vs. Santino Marella. As per the “solidarity rally” storyline, there were no announcers at ringside for the Superstars matches that were taped prior to RAW. – Zack Ryder was not booked on RAW for the secondRead More