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Posted On April 9, 2014By Julian RadbourneIn Columns

The Two Sheds Review: RIP The Ultimate Warrior

Back in the summer of 1989 I began to follow the exploits of a group of over-the-top colourful characters. I’d only had a passing interest in their world before, mainly because of the somewhat low-key exploits of their British counterparts. The realm in question was that of the World Wrestling Federation, and one of the characters that got me hooked was the Ultimate Warrior. He may not have been the best pure wrestler in the world but he was certainly one of the most charismatic. There was just something aboutRead More
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- The Ultimate Warrior is in New Orleans. From what I’ve heard from fans, he has been very gracious with fans that come up to him and has signed tons of autographed, especially for kids. There is talk among some of the wrestlers that are wondering what Warrior will say during his speech tonight. Many guys on the roster grew up as fans of Warrior. – TV and movie producer Jeff Bowler was seen hanging out with some of his old colleagues. Jeff Bowler was a company executive for WWERead More
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- According to BoxOfficeMojo.com, WWE Studios’ The Day, Doug Aarniokoski’s visceral action thriller, drew an estimated $10,100 at the box office in its debut weekend. The movie was shown in 12 theaters and finished in 52nd place out of 54 movies tracked. – The individual who portrayed Stylez Monroe during last week’s Raw “Anger Management” sketches with Daniel Bryan and Kane was California-based wrestling personality Ryan Katz. He has appeared as GQ Money for Xtreme Pro Wrestling and Fabian Kailen for Wrestling Society X. – John Cena addressed tonight’s RawRead More
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- WWE Hall of Famer Dusty Rhodes has been added to the NXT house show on September 14th at the Fenn Center in Fort Pierce. Cody Rhodes is expected to appear at the show as well. – The Ultimate Warrior is featured in the “Superstar Spotlight” on the homepage of WWE.com. – The Miz appeared on “FOX6 WakeUp” to promote tonight’s Raw from the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee, WI. In the segment, The Miz said that he just flew back from London and is headed to Australia tomorrow,Read More
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Posted On August 2, 2012By Joe ThunderIn Columns

Thunder’s Top Summerslam Matches Part 3

Welcome to part three of my top Summerslam matches! This year’s show is starting to take shape, and the WWE Title match has now been set. CM Punk will be defending the WWE Title against Big Show and John Cena in a triple threat match, and I can see the chemistry that Punk has with both men making this match something special. As for the past, I’ve listed the matches from part one and two first before looking at 30-21. Enjoy! 50. 1994 – Undertaker vs Undertaker 49. 2008 –Read More
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Posted On July 24, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Update On The Ultimate Warrior’s Fraud Charges

TMZ posted an update to the report on the Ultimate Warrior being accused of merchandise fraud. Ultimate Warrior won’t face criminal charges after allegedly bilking a memorabilia dealer out of valuable wrestling merch … including ring-worn wrestling trunks — this according to law enforcement. Now, a rep for the Sante Fe Sheriff Department tells TMZ, they investigated the matter and can’t determine whether any fraud took place.Read More

Posted On July 16, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Konnan Discusses What Eric Bischoff Had To Deal With In WCW

The latest episode of MLW Radio with Konnan and Mister Saint Laurent dropped today. The show’s theme was rapid-fire Q&A with Konnan taking on the listeners questions from mailbag@mlw.com and twitter.com/MLWwrestling. During the Q&A, Konnan spoke about how he feels now about Eric Bischoff after their past issues in WCW. “Eric was a dick, but imagine having to deal with Hogan, Nash, Hall, Ultimate Warrior, Luger and whoever else he had to deal with,” said Konnen. “Then you had these underneath rebels like Raven, myself and other guys. It wasRead More
This week on Are You Serious?, a clip is featured of (Ultimate) Warrior tormenting Hollywood Hogan backstage through a mirror on WCW Monday Nitro. While the clip airs, Road Dogg and Josh Mathews ponder what Warrior may be foretelling Hogan, such as alimony payments, the box office returns for Santa with Muscles and the end result of PastaMania. “It’s official, WCW jumps the shark,” Josh Mathews says after baring witness to the clip. Road Dogg adds, “WCW ruined Hulk Hogan. They ruined the Ultimate Warrior. It didn’t help Eric BischoffRead More

Posted On June 12, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Cody Rhodes Talks On Advice From His Father, No Way Out & More

Cody Rhodes recently spoke to Marvel.com about getting advice from Dusty Rhodes, Avengers Vs. X-Men and more. Here are the highlights: On Advice From His Father: The man gives me great tips every Wednesday, and every Saturday after he watches SmackDown, especially. It’s funny, with my dad being tied so close to the WWE he’s a bit biased. If he had his way, I’d be World champion now. So with that, I have to pull him in from that time-to-time. But he has this understanding of the inner workings ofRead More
In part two of his MLW Radio appearance, which is available right now on MLW.com, Ultimate Warrior spoke about fighting Vince McMahon in court for years and spending over a million dollars in the process. Warrior also commented about the respect he developed for Vince after the long battle. “It went on for almost five years and it was about to start trial. It was a Friday. Vince and Linda were there with their counsel, Jerry McDevitt, and I was there with my counsel. It had gone on for fiveRead More

Posted On May 11, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

No Way Out PPV News, WWE’s Biggest Ignoramuses, Sheamus

- WWE’s No Way Out pay-per-view will feature more than just steel cage matches. The idea behind the pay-per-view is to have matches that have no escape or are tough to escape from. Expect to see a Strap Match and a Lumberjack Match. The Strap Match will likely be between Big Show and Cody Rhodes. – Fans can catch World Heavyweight Champion Sheamus Saturday from 11am until 1pm at Saturday’s Market in Middletown, PA. The line will begin outdoors and a ticket purchase is required for autographs. – WWE’s websiteRead More
The Ultimate Warrior recently joined Mister Saint Laurent on MLW Radio, the official podcast of Major League Wrestling. Warrior talks about his time with WWE, Vince McMahon, CM Punk, his upcoming reality show and other topics. Below are quotes of Warrior talking about his relationship with Vince McMahon: “For me it was really unique, maybe more unique than for anybody else. Whenever I would go to Stamford, I didn’t stay at a hotel. I just went straight out to Vince’s house, Vince and Linda’s home. Shane was there at theRead More
WWE Hall of Famer Paul Orndorff appeared on Inside The Ropes on Thursday night and slammed Bret Hart, Ric Flair and Ultimate Warrior (audio available here) . Highlights are are as follows: Facing Ric Flair in 1982 for NWA World Championship: “He was just another body. Some are better than others. I believed in making it look real. I was probably hard to work with because I wanted it to make real and I knew how to wrestle.” Experience of working at the first WrestleMania in the main event: “ItRead More
Highlights of interview: Honky talks about the decision for him to win the Intercontinental championship: “The old cliché, the right place at the right time. I wasn’t scheduled for the match that night against Ricky Steamboat. One of the guys who was scheduled had went AWOL or MIA and wasn’t there. They threw me in the mix and it happened.” Whether he imagined that he would hold the title for such a long time: “I never thought it was ever going to be as big as it was. I knewRead More

Posted On April 23, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Hulk Hogan Sex Tape Images Leak Online

TMZ.com broke the news back in March that a Hulk Hogan sex tape exists and is being shopped around to the highest bidder. Images have now surfaced online – and it’s clearly Hulk Hogan and an unidentified woman (not his ex-wife Linda and not his current wife Jennifer McDaniel) being intimate. Gossip website TheDirty.com has published the first grainy images from the movie – which has prompted speculation as to who the mystery woman is. It’s rumored that the woman in the Hulk Hogan sex tape is Bubba The LoveRead More

Posted On April 1, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Ultimate Warrior Says CM Punk Will Own WrestleMania

Tonight at WrestleMania XXVIII in Sun Life Stadium, WWE Champion CM Punk will defend the WWE Championship against Chris Jericho. Former WWE Superstar Ultimate Warrior believes The Straight Edge Superstar will own tonight’s show.   He tweeted Sunday afternoon, “WM 28…time for WWE Superstars of today to shine. Feel THEIR power. All of them warriors for today. Watch @CMPunk OWN it. Always Believe, W.”   Warrior thinks highly of Punk as he has praised his character and efforts several times on the microblogging website. By the same token, the WWERead More

Posted On March 31, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jake Roberts Questions Second Ric Flair HOF Induction; Undertaker

Jake “The Snake” Roberts appeared on Wrestling Voice Radio with Duane Doogan (available at WrestlingVoiceRadio.com). Highlights are as follows:   His favorite WrestleMania moment: “God that is so tough, I had so many of them, I had so much fun at them, WrestleMania 3 was out of this world, the amount of people that were there, Alex Cooper and Honky Tonk Man doing that stuff it was unbelievable and that is still the record. And then Andre the Giant. How can I not put that in there? That was great.Read More

Posted On March 31, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Triple H Says He Would Bring Ultimate Warrior Back To WWE

Promoting Sunday’s WrestleMania XXVIII pay-per-view event in Miami, Triple H took part an interview with Los Angeles Times and was asked if there was chance of him signing Ultimate Warrior to a one-day contract so he could squash him at an upcoming WrestleMania.    “It’s funny, a lot of people bring that up in a negative way like it was this terrible thing in my life,” Triple H says of his squash match loss to Warrior at WrestleMania XII. “While working with him personally wasn’t the highlight of my life from a business standpoint, for meRead More

Posted On March 29, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Cody Rhodes Speaks On His Favorite WrestleMania Moment

L.A. Times is featuring an interview with current Intercontinental Champion, Cody Rhodes. On the topic of which past moment at WrestleMania was his favorite he responded with the following.   “I’m going to pick a moment that I know nobody else would pick: ‘Macho Man’ Randy Savage’s retirement match vs. the Ultimate Warrior. It wasn’t the match that was great, but Macho Man’s reuniting with Miss Elizabeth afterward. It was such a great moment and people in the stands were actually crying.”   Also in the interview Rhodes said thatRead More