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– WWE.com has added Sean Waltman to their Alumni section. The multi-time champion is listed as Sean Waltman despite never actually performing for WWE under his real name. The official Twitter feed of Mick Foley’s UK Stand Up Comedy tour wrote the following Wednesday, “Lots of talk about @TheRealXPac from @WWE today. What could it possibly mean? #TwoWordsForYa.” Waltman retweeted the post. Waltman is loosely affiliated with WWE as he scouts and evaluates talent for Florida Championship Wrestling, their developmental league. — John Morrison’s current contract with WWE expires atRead More

Posted On November 17, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Chyna Interested In Returning To TNA, Jackie Upset With Snub

– Jackie Moore expressed her disappointment with being left off the 10-Knockouts Gauntlet Match at Monday’s Impact Wrestling taping. The match, which airs tonight, will determine a new number one contender to Gail Kim’s TNA Women’s Knockout Championship. The sparingly seen Knockout tweeted, “Did they forget to book me for the big Gauntlet match? That’s a shame.” Moore has yet to compete for TNA since being awarded a contract by Knockouts head Karen Jarrett on the September 1 episode of Impact Wrestling. — Though Chyna has her sights set onRead More

Posted On November 17, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

WWE Star’s Suspension Ends, Female Wrestlers Get Tryouts

– WWE held tryouts last week during their tour of the United Kingdom. Among those participating were European female wrestlers Rachel Walker and Jazzy. — Mike Graham’s restaurant in Hernando, Florida is facing foreclosure. — Heath Slater’s thirty-day suspension for his first violation of WWE’s Talent Wellness Program expired on Tuesday. Therefore, he is now eligible to resume performing for the organization. WWE announced on October 17, 2011 that the SmackDown Superstar had been suspended for thirty days due to his non-compliance with their drug testing policy. One other wrestlerRead More
Colt Cabana joined Live Audio Wrestling this past Sunday night for 40-minute chat discussing a variety of topics including the success of the ‘Art of Wrestling’, his recent tour with Pro Wrestling NOAH, working without a national platform and a more. The full interview is available here. Highlights are as follows: Podcast success and comparisons to comedian Marc Meron: “I had been fired by WWE, I was watching my career go on a down slope. I didn’t know how much longer the buzz of, “Scotty Goldman’s back on the IndysRead More

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

CM Punk On Opie & Anthony, Cody Rhodes’ Physique, Maryse-TNA

- CM Punk will be on the Opie & Anthony Show this Friday morning to promote Survivor Series. O&A airs on Sirius channel 206 and XM channel 105. – Speaking of Punk, he was backstage at Tuesday’s Guns ‘N Roses concert in Chicago. – There was a lot of talk backstage at Monday’s RAW about Cody Rhodes’ physique and how he’s looking in great shape lately. – Former WWE diva Maryse is said to be done with wrestling for the time being, with no plans to work for TNA.Read More

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

Bobby Lashley Back In The Ring Next Month

Bobby Lashley is scheduled to get back in the ring. The former WWE and TNA wrestler is booked for the 12/17 Family Wrestling Entertainment show in a match against TNA’s Rob Terry. TNA’s Eric Young and Winter as well as Ring of Honor’s Charlie Haas and former WWE Diva Jackie Gayda-Haas are also on the card.Read More
TNA Wrestling presents Turning Point live tonight on pay-per-view and online at TNAOnDemand.com from Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida. The complete match lineup is as follows: World Heavyweight Championship Match Bobby Roode (c) vs. “The Phenomenal” AJ Styles Challenge Match “The Charismatic Enigma” Jeff Hardy vs. “King Of The Mountain” Jeff Jarrett X Division Championship Match Austin Aries (c) vs .Jesse Sorensen vs Kid Kash Television Championship Match Eric Young (c) vs. Robbie E Tag Team Match Mr. Anderson and Abyss vs. Bully Ray and Scott Steiner Undefeated Streak OnRead More

Posted On November 11, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

WWE Asking For Feedback On 17 WWE Network Shows

WWE is conducting a survey asking for feedback on 17 show concepts for the upcoming WWE Network. * Stone Cold Steve Austin and his counterpart, a refined beer expert, visit a different local brewery, pub, or beer fest/competition each week in different U.S. cities. Follow the tour bus online by accessing the show’s interactive GPS map and Join Stone Cold as he meets the owners of different establishments around the country; learns how the beer gets made, learns what to eat with specific beers and on the whole, just hasRead More

Posted On November 11, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

John Morrison Pulled From WWE Japan Tour, Kevin Nash Added

John Morrison is no longer being advertised for WWE’s upcoming tour of Japan, which takes place November 30 and December 1, 2011 in Yokohama. Kevin Nash is now advertised for the two-date international tour. WWELiveTour.com is not advertising Morrison for any events after the November 28, 2011 Raw SuperShow in Columbia, South Carolina. He was advertised for a Raw live event taking place on January 6, 2012 in Jackson, Mississippi, but pulled last week. PWInsider.com reported in August that Morrison’s contract with WWE would expire at the end of theRead More

Posted On November 11, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Devon Comments On Potential Return To WWE, Online Critics

Devon appeared on Hit the Ropes with Shane Howard, Daris Brown and Demetrus Stokes. Highlights from the interview are as follows: On his contract with TNA and possible return to WWE: “The contract is still valid up until August; this coming August of next year. The fans on Twitter, Facebook, and in general, in the streets and at the house shows, a lot of the fans wanting Bubba and myself to return to the WWE because of the history we have there and what we’ve done and accomplish. I guessRead More

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

Kurt Angle Receives Fine In Reckless Driving Case From Arrest

A Virginia judge has ordered Kurt Angle must pay a $1,500 fine stemming from his reckless driving charge back when he got when arrested in September on suspicion of drunk driving. He will not serve any jail time and his license will not be suspended. Angle was not in court on Tuesday when his lawyer plead No Contest on his behalf He was originally charged with DUI but was only tried for the reckless driving charge. Angle’s lawyer says when he was pulled over for swerving on the road afterRead More
– TNA Wrestling’s official website, ImpactWrestling.com, has been restored after it was hacked twice Sunday evening. Visitors to the site were greeted with a black screen and a message reading “I LOVE YOU MINDY.” The statement was accompanied by a graphic of an eagle drapped in the flag of Algeria. — Matt Morgan, who trained at Ohio Valley Wrestling while the promotion was affiliated with WWE, commented on TNA Wrestling’s partnership with the league. “Ecstatic that TNA has new deal in place for OVW to be used as our developmentalRead More

Posted On November 7, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

TNA Reaches Agreement With Ohio Valley Wrestling

TNA IMPACT WRESTLING ANNOUNCES EXCLUSIVE TRAINING PROGRAM AT OVW Focus On Development Key To TNA NASHVILLE, TN (November 7, 2011)– TNA IMPACT WRESTLING announces that they are entering into an exclusive relationship with Ohio Valley Wrestling (OVW), effective immediately, as the official training and developmental facility for TNA’s current and future stars of TNA IMPACT WRESLTING. Former wrestling star and OVW owner Danny Davis will work closely with TNA SVP of Programming and Talent Relations Bruce Prichard in the development of the talent through training, live events, and weekly televisionRead More

Posted On November 7, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

TNA Wrestling’s Official Website Hacked Twice Sunday Night

TNA Wrestling’s official website, ImpactWrestling.com, was hacked Sunday evening. Visitors to the site were greeted with a black screen and a message reading “I LOVE YOU MINDY.” The statement was accompanied by a graphic of an eagle drapped in the flag of Algeria. ImpactWrestling.com was restored but subsequently hacked a second time with a slightly different mark. The website has since been taken offline with the accompanying message posted: “THE SITE IS UNDER MAINTENANCE. PLEASE CHECK BACK SHORTLY…” *PHOTOS* CM Punk in TNARead More

Posted On November 6, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

CM Punk Argues With Fan At WWE Show, Makes Fun Of TNA

CM Punk was captured on camera engaging in an argument with a fan who jeered him at Friday’s Raw World Tour event in Amneville, France. Following his victory over WWE Champion Alberto Del Rio in the main event, Punk slapped hands of ringside area fans. One fan, however, greeted The Straight Edge Superstar with boos. An agitated Punk belittled the fan by making “crybaby” motions and calling him a “Cena fan.” When the fan said he hated John Cena, Punk wagged his finger and sniped, “I bet you watch TNA,Read More

Posted On November 6, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

James Storm Health Update, Lilian Garcia Hangs With Knockout

– James Storm continues to wrestle after stating Monday that he would be sidelined six to eight weeks due to a concussion he suffered at the October 26 Impact Wrestling taping in Macon, Georgia. He defeated Gunner in a quick singles match on Thursday, and Magnus in quick singles matches Friday and Saturday. The Tennessee Cowboy, however, wrestled two lengthy matches prior to being diagnosed with the concussion. Regarding the severity of his health, he tweeted Friday, “Thanks to all the fans that came out last night to mt pleasant.Read More

Posted On November 6, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Abyss Discusses Character, Says He’s Open To Losing Mask

Chris Park, who portrays Abyss for TNA Wrestling, says he is always looking for ways to keep his character fresh and exciting. However, he acknowledges that it can be difficult since Abyss has regularly featured throughout the organization’s history, and has just about done it all. “The character has got a lot of different directions that it can still go down,” he tells SLAM! Wrestling. “There are always new dragons to slay. There’s a number of fresh programs (possible) with some great up-and-coming talent, guys like Gunner and Crimson. GuysRead More
– Inspired by the recent surge of news surrounding former WWE Diva Stacy Keibler, Brooke Anderson will join Eve, Kelly Kelly and Alicia Fox in a WWE ring to interview them for a special segment on the syndicated tabloid television news program The Insider. The segment was scheduled to air on Wednesday’s show, but will instead air today. The official Twitter feed of WWE wrote Friday: “Tune in to @TheInsider tonight on your CBS station for @WWE Divas @EveMarieTorres, @RealKellyKelly & @AliciaFoxy! Check local listings!” — Chris Masters, David HartRead More

Posted On November 4, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Four Matches Announced For Next Week’s Impact Wrestling

Preview TNA IMPACT WRESTLING Next Thursday At 9/8c On SpikeTV Don’t miss Thursday’s huge IMPACT WRESTLING broadcast on SpikeTV at 9/8c, as the road continues to the November 13 “Turning Point” Pay-Per-View event! Can’t watch it Thursday night? Set your DVR to record it! Here is a preview of Thursday’s broadcast: – NEW World Heavyweight Champion Bobby Roode will appear on the broadcast! Just one week after Roode shocked the wrestling world by stabbing James Storm in the back and taking the World Title, will Roode explain his heinous actionsRead More