The Undertaker Tag

Posted On November 4, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Update; The Undertaker Set To Undergo Surgery This Week

F4WOnline.com is reporting that The Undertaker is set to undergo shoulder surgery this week for a torn rotator cuff. As we exclusively reported awhile back, the fear within WWE is that The Undertaker will not be fully recovered in time for WrestleMania next year. Originally, WWE had creative plans in place for The Undertaker to lost the Buried Alive match to Kane at Survivor Series, but as Taker’s shoulder pain continued to worsen, the decision was made to run the Buried Alive match at Bragging Rights instead so that TakerRead More

Posted On November 3, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Original Plans For Brock Lesnar & The Undertaker’s Confrontation

WWE sources have informed us that the original plan for the Undertaker and Brock Lesnar confrontation at UFC 121 was for it to occur backstage after the show, likely at the press conference where cameras were. This plan, however, hinged on Brock Lesnar winning his fight – which didn’t happen. After Lesnar lost, he needed stitches and decided not to appear at the press conference as a way of giving Cain Velasquez his “moment.” The Undertaker, who was invited to the event as a personal guest of UFC President DanaRead More

Posted On November 2, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Undertaker’s WWE Future, More On Early WrestleMania 27 Plans

A possible shoulder surgery could keep The Undertaker out of WrestleMania 27 if he indeed has the surgery and does not recover in time for the big PPV. F4WOnline.com has confirmed this report, and has noted that early Royal Rumble plans call for Wade Barrett to face John Cena for the WWE Title, with the current plan seeing Barrett winning the title at Survivor Series. Other plans call for Barrett to lose the belt to Cena at The Rumble, which would then setup Orton vs Cena for the Title atRead More

Posted On November 1, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Report: The Undertaker Out Until 2011, WMania 27 News

According to various reports, The Undertaker may be out for the remainder of 2010 with an injury. A report on ProWrestling.net claims Taker might be out until 2011 with a possible tear in his rotator cuff. The report claims WWE wants Taker to stay out to ensure he is healthy come WrestleMania time.Read More

Posted On October 26, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Big Undertaker Injury Update; WrestleMania Status & More

The word backstage at WWE Monday Night Raw last night is that The Undertaker will be going to see noted Birmingham, Alabama surgeon Dr. James Andrews regarding his rotator cuff injury. PWMania has learned that The Undertaker has been holding off on having this surgery for as long as possible, but a recent visit to his own doctor revealed the shoulder injury to have worsened to the point of needing surgery. WWE has arranged for ‘Taker to visit with Andrews to get an assessment of the damage and how longRead More

Posted On October 25, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Dana White Says Brock Lesnar vs. Undertaker Won’t Happen

Despite widespread speculation about Brock Lesnar returning to WWE to wrestle The Undertaker at WrestleMania 27 in April, UFC President Dana White says its not going to happen – and it’s because the former UFC Heavyweight champ is still under a UFC contract. The Undertaker and Brock Lesnar had a face-to-face confrontation at Saturday’s UFC 121 pay-per-view following Lesnar’s UFC Heavyweight title loss. Dana White tells TMZ.com: “Brock Lesnar is still under contract with the UFC … he is not going to wrestle in the WWE. He cannot wrestle, boxRead More

Posted On October 25, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Undertaker Talks Brock Lesnar, Batista vs. Lashley, Retirement

WWE legend The Undertaker conducted a rare out-of-character interview with FightMagazine.com following Saturday night’s UFC 121 PPV in Anaheim, California. The Undertaker spoke mostly about mixed martial arts, saying once again that he would have almost certainly become an MMA fighter if the sport was this popular 25 years ago when he was getting into wrestling. He also said he’s near the end of his wrestling career and hopes to work behind the scenes after his days in the ring are over. Here are some highlight of what Undertaker saidRead More

Posted On October 21, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Report: Undertaker/WMania Plans & Cena Heel Turn Talks Continue

For the past several weeks, PWMania has been updating the current backstage plans being talked about for The Undertaker at WrestleMania 27. According to several sources within WWE, the question of how to book The Undertaker at WrestleMania 27 is still a major backstage discussion amongst the creative team. From what we’ve been told, Vince McMahon wants something “very compelling” for The Undertaker at this year’s big PPV, and as we previously reported he is apparently down on the idea of having The Undertaker face Kane as he doesn’t thinkRead More

Posted On October 1, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

Black Corrects Reports On Name Change, WWE Hypes SmackDown

– Former ROH World Champion Tyler Black said on his Twitter account that his “possible name change” is Seth Rollins, not Zack Rollins as had been reported. “Good first night in an FCW right,” he wrote. “New name, fresh start. I’ll change the Twitter when it gets confirmed.” — WWE returns to the Civic Center in Monroe, Louisiana on December 12, 2010 at 5:00 p.m. Tickets go on sale October 22, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. (Thanks to Devin Cutting) — Currently featured on the front page of YouTube.com is aRead More

Posted On September 29, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Contemplating Buried Alive Match, Reaction To Raw Ratings

source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter — Regarding WWE’s overall reaction to less than stellar television ratings in recent weeks, many are not worried. However, a number of people are butting heads over the company’s creative direction through the end of the year, as well as what to do with certain characters. — While nobody expects Nexus to be disbanded, it has been noted that the faction’s merchandise sales have been poor. WWE officials expected the group to get over as anti-heroes, but its merchandise has failed to significantly move. — WWERead More

Posted On September 29, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Report: More On The Undertaker’s WrestleMania Plans

Last night, it was reported, that WWE has begun early creative talks for The Undertaker at next year’s WrestleMania PPV in Atlanta. In an update to the original story, PWMania has been told by another well placed WWE source that WrestleMania will indeed be The Undertaker’s last match. Although the backstage buzz seems to be that no one has heard of a creative pitch for The Undertaker to retire after ‘Mania, which has lead people to believe that he might stick around after the PPV, there are those close toRead More