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- Steve Austin was backstage at SummerSlam. Austin is apparently still limping from his recent surgery as he joked on Twitter that he wouldn’t be doing a limp-in or a run-in on the pay-per-view. – Evan Bourne continues to do weight training and physical therapy, preparing for his return to the ring. He wrote on Twitter Sunday: “Today marks 5 months since I wrecked my foot. It’s a long road to recovery but worth it. I can’t wait to get back in the squared circle!” – Former WCW partners RavenRead More
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- During Mick Foley’s recent tour in Edinburgh, Foley revealed that he postponed back surgery to be at the event. He alos noted that he will undergo the surgery early next month. – Speaking of Mick Foley, he will be presenting a “Post-Summerslam Jam” charity comedy show at the Improv in Los Angeles this Sunday night, August 19th at 9:30 PM. 50% of all ticket sales will be donated to RAINN. – WWE returns to the Civic Center in Florence, South Carolina on December 2nd, 2012. Tickets go on saleRead More
- TNA’s Bruce Prichard is looking at signing former WWE developmental talent Wes Brisco, the son of Gerald Brisco. – The TNA live event in North Charleston, South Carolina on July 6th drew around 1,000 fans. – A new show is in the works called “Real Housewives of Nashville” and is being produced by the same people who did “Real Housewives of Orange County.” Apparently they want TNA President Dixie Carter on the show and getting her on the cast is of high priority. (Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter)Read More
- Taped this week for TNA Xplosion was a Bound For Glory Series match with AJ Styles vs. Robbie E. – The dark match before Thursday’s TNA Impact Wrestling saw Crimson defeat independent wrestler Kenny Stigma. – TNA star Chris Sabin has successful surgery yesterday to repair his torn ACL. No word yet on when he will be back in action but it will be several months. – Last night’s TNA live event in Charleston, South Carolina saw the Bound For Glory Series continue as Kurt Angle defeated The PopeRead More
Ryback’s opponents on this week’s WWE SmackDown from Columbia, South Carolina are Tony Andriotic and Kevin Mahoney, known as Michael Freehly and John Skyler on the independent scene. WWE has been announcing Ryback’s opponents from cities that rival the city they are in, to draw a heel reaction from the crowd. Andriotic and Mahoney are announced from Clemson, North Carolina, which is the rival of the University of South Carolina in Columbia. Skyler is actually a South Carolina graduate. Frehley is in the Army Reserve and is heading out toRead More
Triple H appeared off-camera at last night’s WWE SmackDown tapings in Greenville, South Carolina. After a match with Sin Cara, Drew McIntyre was cutting a promo demanding a WWE official come out and explain why he isn’t main eventing SmackDown. Triple H came out, hit a Pedigree on McIntyre and then left. The dark main event after last night’s tapings saw Sheamus retain the World Heavyweight Title against Kane in a Steel Cage match. Teddy Long came out and announced there must be a winner. WWE Hall of Famer ArnRead More
- Seth Rollins defeated Dean Ambrose in a dark match prior to Tuesday night’s WWE SmackDown tapings from the Colonial Life Arena in Columbia, South Carolina. – Jimmy Uso vs. Tyler Reks, JTG vs. Percy Watson, Natalya vs. Tamina Snuka, and Tyson Kidd & Justin Gabriel beat Heath Slater & Johnny Curtis were taped Tuesday night before the SmackDown tapings. – WWE also taped Hunico vs. Yoshi Tatsu as part of the Smackdown portion of Thursday’s WWE Superstars.Read More

Posted On June 5, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

RAW Ratings, WWE Working On Rock vs. Cena DVD, Flair Not At RAW

- Ric Flair was not backstage at Monday’s RAW from Greenville, South Carolina. He was spotted in Greenville on Sunday night. – WWE is working on a Rock vs. John Cena DVD to be released this fall, according to WWEDVDNews.com. Tentatively titled The Rock vs. John Cena – Once In A Lifetime, the DVD will spotlight their year-long feud that culmimated at WrestleMania 28 and will include the one-hour documentary that aired on television in the week leading up to their match. – Monday’s RAW Supershow did a 2.9 ratingRead More
- Tonight’s WWE SmackDown tapings will take place from the Colonial Life Arena in Columbia, South Carolina. Triple H is advertised to make a special appearance. Advertised locally is Sheamus vs. Kane vs. Alberto Del Rio in a Steel Cage with WWE Hall of Famer Arn Anderson as the special enforcer. – WWE stars Darren Young and Titus O’Neil are training at the University of South Carolina football complex today. USC coach Steve Spurrier previously coached Titus at the University of Florida. – Brodus Clay, Naomi and Cameron will beRead More
- Most of the WWE RAW talents had to evacuate the Marriott hotel in Greenville, South Carolina this morning at 3am due to a fire in housekeeping. – Tyler Reks and Curt Hawkins were seen on RAW last night, losing to WWE Tag Team Champions Kofi Kingston and R-Truth. They wrote the following about their return to RAW: Reks: “Hey, #Change takes time people. Non-title match tonight so we didn’t want to pull out all our tricks. More Reks & @TheCurtHawkins to come.” Hawkins: “Well… I had a match onRead More
- As noted earlier here on the website, Ric Flair was spotted over the weekend in Greenville, South Carolina where Raw is coming from tonight. Flair is out of his contract with TNA but is said to be under a no-compete clause. As previously reported, Arn Anderson and Triple H, who were Flair’s Four Horsemen stablemate and Evolution stablemate respectively, are being advertised for Tuesday’s Smackdown TV taping in Columbia, South Carolina. – Shane “Hurricane” Helms announced that he would be cancelling all bookings for the next few months afterRead More

Posted On June 4, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Richie Steamboat Works Dark Match, Jericho Latest, Superstars

- Richie Steamboat defeated JTG in a dark match at tonight’s RAW taping. – Here is Chris Jericho’s latest suspension countdown tweet: “19 is the title of Adele’s debut album. Also I was 19 when I moved from away from home and 19 when I had my debut match vs (Lance Storm).” – WWE taped Alex Riley vs. Jinder Mahal and Jack Swagger vs. Zack Ryder for the Raw portion of this week’s WWE Superstars Monday night from the Bi-Lo Center in Greenville, South Carolina.Read More

Posted On June 4, 2012By PWMania.com 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 WWE.com): * Jinder Mahal b. Alex Riley * Jack Swagger b. Zack RyderRead More
- Former WWE superstar Sid Vicious noted on Twitter over the weekend that he’s received a “big offer” to make an upcoming appearance. With WWE recently contacting dozens of legends to appear at the 1,000th episode of RAW on July 23rd, this could be what he’s referring to. – WWE is starting to contact businesses it believes are infringing on Daniel Bryan’s “Yes!” catch phrase, which they have trademarked. – Several fans have sent in word that Ric Flair was spotted out in Greenville, South Carolina on Sunday night –Read More
- WWE has reached out to 20-30 former stars about appearing on the big three-hour 1,000th RAW Supershow on July 23rd. The plan is to feature a lot of nostalgia and cameos on that show. – Matt Striker replaced Lilian Garcia as announcer at weekend live events because Garcia was with family in South Carolina. She posted the following good news: “In SC w my dad celebrating the fact that his test results came back negative 4 Cancer. Been a rough few months waiting 4 results! #OverJoyed” – WWE returnsRead More

Posted On May 27, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Triple H & Arn Anderson Advertised For SmackDown Taping In June

The official website of The Colonial Life Arena, in South Carolina, which will be holding the June 5 WWE Smackdown taping, is advertising the following: WWE Wrestler Card: ***HUGE MAIN EVENT*** SHEAMUS VS ALBERTO DEL RIO VS KANE TRIPLE THREAT MATCH IN A STEEL CAGE WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP WITH ARN ANDERSON AS SPECIAL ENFORCER HALL OF FAMER AND MEMBER OF THE LEGENDARY 4 HORSEMAN SPECIAL APPEARANCE BY WWE COO, THE GAME, HHHRead More

Posted On May 20, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Rockers Reunite, Matt Striker Ring Announcing, Foley Update

- Former AWA Tag Team Champions and WWE stars The Rockers reunited on Saturday at a Frank & Sons Collectibles autograph event in California. Shawn Michaels posted the following photo of he and Marty Jannetty together: – Matt Striker acted as the ring announcer at last night’s RAW live event in South Carolina. Announcer Justin Roberts was at home in Arizona but is headed to Raleigh, North Carolina for Over the Limit and this week’s tapings. – We noted before that Mick Foley was having to limit his use ofRead More

Posted On April 5, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Chris Jericho’s Fozzy UK Tour Dates Revealed, WWE Future Update

The official website of Chris Jericho’s band, “Fozzy,” has announced their United Kingdom tour dates in June. Jericho will be touring with Fozzy on June 6, 7, 9 and 11, two of which will be taking place in London. The other two events will take place in Wolverhamption and Donington Park.   Jericho is currently advertised for a WWE Raw TV taping on June 4 in South Carolina, just before he is scheduled to tour with Fozzy. WWE has not scheduled the Monday, June 11 Raw TV taping, when JerichoRead More

Posted On March 13, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Star Having Surgery Today, Rock Comments On RAW, More

- Sergeant Slaughter will be appearing at the Lake Elsinore Storm game in Lake Elsinore, California on May 26th, 2012. More information is at stormbaseball.com. – WWE returns to the North Charleston Coliseum in North Charleston, South Carolina on Sunday, May 6th, 2012 at 6 PM and the Covelli Centre in Youngstown, Ohio on Sunday, May 13th, 2012 at 5 PM. – The Rock wrote the following on Twitter this morning about last night’s RAW in Cleveland: “Cleveland – thank U for an unforgettable & record setting night. Biggest sellRead More