Sin Cara Tag

– Zack Ryder announced this afternoon on his Twitter account that his newly released T-Shirt outsold T-Shirts featuring The Rock at last night’s Raw event. Ryder wrote, “Was just informed that I sold more T-Shirts than @TheRock last night at RAW…WWWYKI.” — In a correction from a report last night, the WWE Magazine cover shown during last night’s episode of Raw is the September 2011 issue, not a special edition. John Cena, The Miz, Randy Orton, Rey Mysterio, Sin Cara, Jack Swagger, Christian, Wade Barrett and R-Truth are featured onRead More

Posted On August 1, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Sin Cara Advertised For Upcoming Live Event: Details On His Return

WWE newcomer Sin Cara, who is currently serving a 30-day suspension due to a violation of the company’s Wellness policy, is being advertised for the August 20th SmackDown live event from Tacoma, Washington. Sin Cara was suspended back on July 18th and the 8/20 Tacoma show is the first event he is eligible to appear on. Despite reports that Sin Cara actually failed the Wellness test back in June, the violation was not announced until July 18th – which will keep him out of action for SummerSlam and the followingRead More

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

WWE PPV Numbers Improve, Sin Cara Advertised For WWE Event

– WWE’s Capitol Punishment pay-per-view event featuring R-Truth vs. John Cena drew approximately 200,000 buys, according to business figures released for the month of June 2011 on their corporate website. The preliminary figure is up from 143,000 buys for the previous June’s pay-per-view event, Fatal 4-Way. Capitol Punishment was also up from the previous month’s pay-per-view, Over the Limit, which drew approximately 150,000 buys. Cena was also featured in the main event, but against The Miz in an “I Quit” Match. — Sin Cara, who is currently serving a 30-dayRead More
WWE officials are reportedly very upset with Sin Cara publicly discussing the circumstances behind his recent drug test failure with Record, a Mexican sports publication. More specifically, they’re upset with his claim that he didn’t understand why he was being suspended. The masked grappler believes a routine injection to his knee to alleviate persistent pain containing steroids triggered a false positive. He denied being a steroid user, reasoning that his body could not support it. Sin Cara said his knee injury treatment is used by numerous wrestlers in Mexico. TheRead More

Posted On July 20, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Sin Cara Claims Innocence With Drug Test Failure

Sin Cara, who was suspended Monday by WWE for violating their Talent Wellness Program, spoke to Mexican newspaper The Record to claim his innocence. The masked grappler says he was informed by WWE officials that he tested positive for steroids. He requested clarification on the matter and noted that he would be meeting with company officials this week. Cara said many medications contain steroids and he believes a routine injection to his knee to alleviate persistent pain triggered a false positive. He denied taking steroids, noting that he isn’t builtRead More

Posted On July 19, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Update On Sin Cara’s Suspension, CM Punk On The Radio, Ventura

– Regarding Sin Cara’s suspension from WWE for violating the company’s Wellness policy, reports are now coming out that Sin Cara’s violation came back on June 20th – almost a month ago. WWE Spokesperson Robert Zimmerman was contacted at the time by Mike Johnson of PWInsider.com and responded with: “As per our Talent Wellness Program policy if there is a violation the company will make the necessary announcement.” That announcement was delayed until today. There was a lot of heat on Sin Cara for failing the test, as he hadRead More
WWE announced Monday morning that Luis Ignascio Urive Alvirde, who performs as Sin Cara, has been suspended for 30 days due to his first violation of the organization’s Talent Wellness Program. Sin Cara’s suspension is due to a drug test failure which WWE was notified of weeks ago. A reporter for PWInsider.com says he learned of Sin Cara’s drug test failure on June 20 but was unable to find a corroborating source at the time. The WWE Superstar reportedly tested positive for anabolic steroids in early June. F4WOnline.com adds thatRead More

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

WWE Posts Storyline Injury Updates On Big Show & Sin Cara

Coordinating with angles involving Big Show and Sin Cara last night at Money in the Bank, WWE stated this afternoon that both Superstars suffered “substantial injuries.” As a result of Henry’s brutal assault following their match at Money in the Bank, initial reports from medical technicians treating Big Show reported that Henry’s vicious actions have left the star of Knucklehead with a distal fracture of the fibula that will keep him out of action for six to eight weeks. The injury occurred moments after Henry secured victory, when he wrappedRead More

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

Non-Spoiler Match Listing For This Week’s WWE Smackdown

The following matches were taped last week and will air on this week’s edition of WWE Smackdown. – Ezekiel Jackson and Daniel Bryan vs. Cody Rhodes and Ted DiBiase – Jinder Mahal vs. Trent Barreta – AJ vs. Tamina – Kane vs. Mark Henry – The Usos vs. Justin Gabriel and Heath Slater – Sin Cara vs. Tyson Kidd – Randy Orton vs. SheamusRead More
– Sin Cara suffered his first WWE loss last night on SmackDown as he was downed by Christian following the spear. Sin Cara picked up thirteen consecutive victories on television and pay-per-view prior to the loss. — The Great Khali’s brother Ranjin Singh revealed on SmackDown that Jinder Mahal is their brother-in-law. — Cody Rhodes pinned Intercontinental Champion Ezekiel Jackson in a non-title match on SmackDown, ending his ten match winning streak on television and pay-per-view. — Wade Barrett lost to Kane last night on SmackDown, extending his losing streakRead More
– WWE.com is advertising the following for tonight’s episode of SmackDown: “The relentless brutality of Mark Henry comes face-to-face with World Heavyweight Champion Randy Orton tonight on SmackDown. Has The World’s Strongest Man become something that even The Viper can’t stop?” Other matches taking place include Daniel Bryan vs. Ted DiBiase, Sin Cara vs. Christian, Ezekiel Jackson vs. Cody Rhodes and Kane vs. Wade Barrett. — Yoshi Tatsu celebrates his 34th birthday today. In yesterday’s birthdays, Alicia Fox turned 25, Cody Rhodes turned 26 and WWE Hall of Famer TerryRead More

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

*Spoiler* Smackdown MITB Participants Revealed

Here are the participants for the Smackdown Money in the Bank PPV lader match: Daniel Bryan Sin Cara Kane Wade Barrett Sheamus Cody Rhodes Heath Slater Justin GabrielRead More

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

Backstage Sin Cara News, Mason Ryan’s Injury Update, WWE Stats

- For the month of May, WWE shipped 271,000 DVD units. WWE’s website had 13.7 million unique visitors during the month and received an average of 839 merchandise orders through their shop website. WWE’s live event attendance for May was a low average of 4,633 paid fans. – There are wrestlers in WWE unhappy with working against Sin Cara due to the lighting issues that come up when WWE uses the blue light during his matches. – Mason Ryan’s injury that occurred outside of the ring is said to beRead More

Posted On June 28, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Releases Full Details On This Year’s SummerSlam Axxess

- WWE sent out the following information for this year’s SummerSlam Axxess: The interactive WWE fan experience, SummerSlam Axxess is coming to Los Angeles from Aug. 13-14 at the Nokia Plaza at LA Live. This is one event WWE fans of all ages will want to be part of! Attractions include Main Ring with Live Matches, Q&As and contests, Superstar Autograph Signings and Photo Opportunities, Airbrush Tattoos, WWE Shop, and much more. SCHEDULE Saturday, Aug. 13 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 14 11:00Read More

Posted On June 23, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Bourne On Sin Cara Match, NXT: Redemption Update, More

- This week’s episode of WWE NXT had 24 minutes of in-ring action, up from the previous week. – WWE’s shop website has released a new Randy Orton Top Rope t-shirt, a new Divas t-shirt and a new Steve Austin hat. – Evan Bourne wrote the following regarding the announcement he will face Sin Cara on next week’s RAW: “I love the recount! It’s about time Sin Cara and I sparked a high flyer rivalry.” – Voting is now open on WWE’s website for next week’s NXT elimination. Titus O’Neil,Read More

Posted On June 21, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Match Announced For Raw, Pre-SmackDown Dark Match Result

– In light of the technical difficulties that occurred during the “Power to the People” edition of Raw on Monday night, WWE will make it up to fans by holding a match between Sin Cara and Evan Bourne on next week’s show. WWE.com adds: “During Monday’s Raw broadcast, WWE fans were given the option to text A, B or C to 46993 (GOWWE) in order to decide what they wanted to happen on the show. Things went perfectly at first when text votes selected Kelly Kelly (option B) to takeRead More

Posted On June 21, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

CM Punk’s WWE Status, Cara vs. Bourne Update, Cena

- In an update to the story from earlier on the voting at RAW, WWE’s website now reports that Sin Cara actually received 90% of the vote for the Evan Bourne match and should have been the opponent, not Mason Ryan. – Sources report that John Cena continues to work hurt and is currently dealing with some hip and back issues. – After last night’s big storyline with CM Punk on Raw, some believe that Punk will be staying with WWE since they’re working his contract into a storyline. WordRead More

Posted On June 21, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Cara vs. Rhodes Nixed From PPV, Bourne/MITB, Ryder, More

- There was no dark main event after last night’s RAW in Baltimore, Maryland. – Fan reports from last night’s tapings indicate that Zack Ryder was working as a full babyface in his WWE Superstars match against Drew McIntyre. – Sin Cara vs. Cody Rhodes was originally scheduled to be the bonus match at Sunday’s Capitol Punishment pay-per-view but they went with Evan Bourne vs. Jack Swagger instead. – WWE will be featuring Bourne more in the next few weeks as they want him to be one of the featuredRead More

Posted On June 21, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Evan Bourne Comments On Raw, JR Teases New Project & More

- Evan Bourne wrote the following on Twitter last night about his match with Mason Ryan and a potential match against Sin Cara: “F18 vs 747 tonight. Almost had him! #wweraw Don’t think it will make best of raw 2011 DVD. Me vs Sin Cara…wait for the PPV #peoplewillpaytoseeit” – The 2011 WWE Over the Limit DVD hits stores today. – John Morrison and Melina are headed to Singapore today to do some promotional work for WWE. – Jim Ross noted online that he has been reading, researching and doingRead More