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

Jericho Discusses Recent Injury, Sean Waltman Update, Raw News

- This week’s WWE RAW Supershow from San Diego had 21 minutes and 58 seconds of in-ring action, down from the previous week and the lowest of the year so far. – Sean “X-Pac” Waltman announced that he will be opening a pro wrestling school and debuting a new talk show soon. He wrote on Twitter: “Im also opening a professional wrestling dojo for beginners & those with prior experience who need help making it to the next level. My new Pro Wrestling Dojo will be in the Tampa, FLRead More

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

CM Punk Attending UFC Event, Torrie-A-Rod, HBK & 50 Cent

– ESPN announcer and former WWE personality Todd Grisham re-tweeted a message on Wednesday that UFC fighter Chael Sonnen will be accompanied to the cage by WWE Champion CM Punk for his upcoming fight against Mark Munoz on 1/28 at UFC On FOX 2. — Former WWE diva Torrie Wilson and her new boyfriend, New York Yankee Alex Rodriguez were courtside at the Staples Center in Los Angeles for Tuesday night’s Lakers basketball game. — As reported earlier, rapper 50 Cent gave WWE Hall of Famer Shawn Michaels a shoutRead More
– PWInsider.com has confirmed that WWE Classics On Demand, WWE’s subscription video on demand television service, is being completely shutdown on January 1, 2012. The move was announced to company staffers today. The move was designed to bolster the strength of the WWE Network when it debuts in April. WWE has yet to make an official announcement to fans about the service being discontinued, although some cable providers have begun informing subscribers. — In front of members of the United States military, Lilian Garcia performed a powerful rendition of theRead More

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

Nash Forced To Dye His Hair, SummerSlam Return Kept Confidential

Sunday’s WWE SummerSlam pay-per-view featured the surprise return of one of the biggest pro wrestling stars of the 1990′s – Kevin Nash. Nash brutally attacked CM Punk following his WWE championship win, allowing Alberto Del Rio to cash in his Money in the Bank briefcase and leading to a great deal of speculation as to who hired Kevin Nash to attack Punk. Nash was on RAW this week to explain his actions, but his explanation that a powerful friend texted him with instructions to “stick the winner” of the WWERead More

Posted On August 16, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Chris Masters Speaks: Why He Attended SummerSlam, WWE Release

Chris Masters finds himself gone from the WWE after being released several weeks ago. But, he is ready to move forward in his career. Brian Fritz of BetweenTheRopes.com spoke with Chris about his release and how surprised he was, his improvement in the ring, getting past his addiction issues, what is next for him and more. Subscribe to Between The Ropes on iTunes: http://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/between-the-ropes/id426723548 Here are several quotes from the interview: On why he decided not to go to Summerslam: “I had gone to WWE Axxess on Saturday and thatRead More

Posted On August 15, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Press Release – SummerSlam Grosses $1 Million

- WWE issued the following press release today: SummerSlam Grosses $1 Million August 15, 2011 LOS ANGELES, CA – August 15, 2011 – WWE announced today that the hottest event of the summer, SummerSlam, attracted a sold out crowd of 17,404 fans last night at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, grossing more than $1 million. This marks the highest grossing SummerSlam ever held at the Staples Center. Both fans and celebrities alike witnessed the high flying action of SummerSlam, along with musical performances by three time Grammy Award winnerRead More

Posted On August 14, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE SummerSlam Dark Match Result

WWE United States Champion Dolph Ziggler beat Alex Riley in a dark match prior to tonight’s WWE SummerSlam pay-per-view from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.Read More
– Recently released WWE talent Harry Smith (a/k/a David Hart Smith) returns to Calgary, Alberta, Canada on September 15 as he is advertised to headline a Live Pro Wrestling event in Red Deer. — The front page of WWEShop.com states that their Customer Service Center will be open tonight until 2:00 a.m. to assist customers in placing their merchandise orders. — Tonight’s SummerSlam pay-per-view event at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California is legitimately sold out. Talent weren’t able to get comps for their friends and family for theRead More

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

Melina Comments On DWTS, SummerSlam Sold Out, The Miz, More

- Fans have started a petition on Twitter to get Melina on the next season of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars. In response, she wrote: “I hope I can make u all proud. I’m going 2keep going. Even if I don’t get DWTS, there will b a next time. As for wrestling I’m not done yet!” – With just four matches officially announced, Sunday’s WWE SummerSlam pay-per-view from the Staples Center in Los Angeles is legitimately sold out. – For the third week in a row, The Miz hosted MTV’sRead More

Posted On August 9, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Triple H Added As Referee To John Cena vs. CM Punk Main Event

Triple H announced himself as the special guest referee of WWE Champion John Cena vs. WWE Champion CM Punk at SummerSlam on Sunday. WWE SummerSlam will take place Sunday from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.Read More

Posted On August 2, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Championship Match Officially Announced For SummerSlam

WWE Champion John Cena vs. WWE Champion CM Punk was officially announced for SummerSlam on tonight’s WWE Raw SummerSlam 2011 will take place Sunday, August 14, 2011 from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. We’ll have full coverage here on PWMania.com.Read More

Posted On August 2, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Diva Championship Match Set For SummerSlam

Beth Phoenix will face Kelly Kelly for the WWE Divas Championship at SummerSlam after winning a Number One Contender’s Battle Royal on tonight’s WWE Raw. WWE SummerSlam 2011 will take place Sunday, August 14, 2011 from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. We’ll have full coverage here at PWMania.com.Read More

Posted On July 26, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Cee Lo Green To Perform At WWE SummerSlam

WWE announced today that Cee Lo Green will be part of this year’s SummerSlam from the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Green’s “Bright Lights Bigger City” is the official theme song of SummerSlam and he will be performing some of his songs at the show. WWE SummerSlam 2011 will take place Sunday, August, 14, 2011.Read More
– “Bright Lights Bigger City” by R&B artist Cee Lo Green is the song that was used during last night’s promotional advertisement for SummerSlam. The pay-per-view event takes place August 14 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. — Chris Jericho’s second autobiography, Undisputed: How to Become the World Champion in 1,372 Easy Steps, will be released via paperback next February. — Tenille Tayla, a 22-year-old Australian women’s wrestler who signed a developmental contract with WWE earlier this year, announced this morning via Facebook that she will be undergoingRead More

Posted On February 15, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Live Notes From WWE Raw; SummerSlam Location Revealed

* WWE opened tonight’s WWE Raw taping from the Honda Center in Anaheim, California with a WrestleMania music video. * It was announced that WWE SummerSlam will take place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. * A Tribute to the Troops video was aired while Raw was being set up after the WWE Superstars taping. * Michael Cole received tons of heat from the fans when he made his way to commentary.Read More