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Posted On February 11, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

Big Update On The Undertaker’s Return & WM27 Plans

With The Undertaker scheduled to return to WWE television on the Monday, February 21st episode of WWE RAW (the night after Elimination Chamber), we’ve got an update on his health and what’s being discussed for him for WrestleMania. The planned Undertaker vs. Wade Barrett WrestleMania main event has been reportedly scrapped. This feud made sense as Wade Barrett was the leader of Nexus when the group destroyed the Undertaker and put him out of action at Survivor Series, but WWE now has a totally different direction for the Dead Man.Read More

Posted On February 10, 2011By Keelan BaldersonIn News

Latest On Undertaker’s Wrestlemania Opponent

Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter According to the Wrestling Observer several ideas for Undertaker’s role at Wrestlemania have been scrapped. He won’t be wrestling Wade Barrett, Sting has not signed a deal and Brock Lesnar was not given permission by the UFC to take part. The only possibility left is some kind of match with Triple H, who is set to return in the coming weeks. As reported last month this idea has been on the cards, but seems to have been forgotten under the furor surrounding Sting. As noted WWERead More
Highlights of Paul Bearer’s interview this past Monday with Right After Wrestling: – Paul Bearer will appear during WrestleMania week, signing autographs at Fan Axxess events, and will be featured in the new WWE video game. - Keeping his return to WWE a secret: “I worked my butt off kayfabing. I hid out all day long – nobody knew I was even in the building. (When we rehearsed) I popped out of the casket and Teddy Long asked “Who’s in the Paul Bearer suit?” I had such a good time.”Read More

Posted On February 7, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

Jericho Speaks On What Will Happen When Vince McMahon Retires

Chris Jericho was recently interviewed by Brian Fritz of Fanhouse.com. Here are some highlights of what Jericho said about: The Future Of The Industry: “It’s a very star-driven business. It always has been and always will be and there’s always transition phases. They kind of got painted into the corner over the years when Vince took over the territories and had all the best of the best but he didn’t like small guys. So there were a lot of small guys who were doing more high-impact work that had toRead More

Posted On February 6, 2011By Steven PachecoIn Columns

One Count Kickout – Road to Wrestlemania

onecountkickout@gmail.com http://twitter.com/onecountkickout We’re officially on the Road to Wrestlemania.  WWE has kicked itself into high gear, for the most part, and begun planting the seeds of what will grow into your Wrestlemania 27 matches.  We’ve seen the return of Kevin Nash, as Diesel, appearing in the Royal Rumble and signing a legends contract which should lead to video game placement, action figures, perhaps his involvement in the upcoming Best of Monday Nitro DVD set as well as a possible match here or there.  Booker T has also returned and takenRead More

Posted On February 3, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

JR On Kevin Nash & Booker T, Sting vs. Undertaker, More

Jim Ross has a new blog entry available on his official website. Below are the highlights: – I’m happy that apparently both Nash and Booker might wrap up their respective careers in WWE which seems to be fitting. Obviously any thing can happen that might alter that speculation but hopefully both men can return to the WWE fold and help the company in the aforementioned variety of ways. – I’m very happy for Jerry Lawler being utilized so efficiently on Monday Night Raw culminating with a WWE Title match inRead More

Posted On February 1, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

2/21/11 Meaning Spoiled By Arena Website Hosting Raw

On Monday’s RAW, we saw WWE air two vignettes hyping something big for 2/21/11 – the day after WWE Elimination Chamber. It now appears that WWE may have inadvertently given away the surprise of what 2/21/11 means. The 2/21/11 edition of WWE RAW takes place from the Save Mart Center in Fresno, California. The Save Mart Center website has posted their preview for the event – hyping “The Return of The Undertaker.” A video hyping the Undertaker’s return has been posted on the arena website, which can be seen here.Read More

Posted On January 27, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Videos

Video: Brock Lesnar Says He Doesn’t Care For The Undertaker

Earlier this week, UFC heavyweight fighter Brock Lesnar set the record straight on his involvement at WrestleMania 27, telling Yahoo! Sports that there was no truth to the rumors that he was interested in working the show. During a media session that took place on Tuesday to promote the new season of The Ultimate Fighter, commented on the Undertaker attending his most recent fight and their face-to-face confrontation that sparked the WrestleMania speculation. “The other fellas that wanted to come, like Stone Cold and The Rock, and Goldberg, those guysRead More
Brock Lesnar addressed The Undertaker during a media session promoting the upcoming season of The Ultimate Fighter, saying he doesn’t care for him. Lesnar gave his thoughts on the WWE Superstar attending his last fight, where he lost to Cain Velasquez. “The other fellas that wanted to come, like Stone Cold and The Rock, and Goldberg, those guys had all said, ‘I’m coming to watch you, good luck.’ This guy (Undertaker) shows up every time I seem to lose (laughs) so he’s like my black cloud,” Lesnar said. “And we’veRead More
Many have attributed Michelle McCool’s high-ranking status in World Wrestling Entertainment to her real-life relationship with The Undertaker. The two, who are now married, became a couple in late 2007 and she has been arguably the most spotlighted — and criticized — female competitor in the organization ever since. McCool herself is well aware of her critics as she frequently brushes them off on Twitter. John Piermarini, a former writer with WWE, recently started a blog recalling numerous behind the scenes stories which occurred during his two year stint withRead More
– WWE Hall of Famer George “The Animal” Steele will be appearing at the Wrestling Universe 34-29 Francis Lewis Blvd. in Flushing, Queens NY. 11358 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Feb. 19. — The only names currently being ‘heavily discussed’ for induction into this year’s WWE Hall of Fame class are The Fabulous Freebirds, which most notably consisted of Michael Hayes, Terry Gordy and Buddy Roberts. — There’s nothing medically preventing Triple H from returning to the ring at this point as he is fully healed from surgeryRead More

Posted On January 19, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

*Spoiler* Wade Barrett’s Faction Named, Jim Ross Appears

– Former WWE announcer Jim Ross made a live appearance during tonight’s SmackDown taping in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Ross briefly spoke to his home state crowd before being interrupted by fellow Oklahoma native Jack Swagger. The “The All-American American” directed derogatory remarks towards Oklahoma and J.R. before facing Kofi Kingston in an amateur wrestling match. It is unclear whether the segment will air during the SmackDown broadcast. — Wade Barrett’s four-man faction including Ezekiel Jackson, Justin Gabriel and Heath Slater was officially dubbed “The Core” at tonight’s SmackDown taping in Tulsa,Read More

Posted On January 19, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

*Spoilers* WWE SmackDown Taping Results For Friday

Wade Barrett names the group The Core. They even have a new video put together. Big Zeke talks, then Heath Slater, then Justin Gabriel. Theodore Long comes out and interrupts to lay down the law. Del Rio comes out & tells the Core he’s going to win the Royal Rumble. He’s facing R-Truth. (1) Alberto Del Rio beat R-Truth via submission. During the match, the Jumbotron cuts to Teddy Long unconscious in the back with Michael Tarver, Vickie Guerrero, and Dolph Ziggler checking on him. R-Truth dominates most of theRead More

Posted On January 19, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

NXT Elimination Announced, SmackDown Scores Viewership High

– The January 14 episode of WWE SmackDown on Syfy scored a 1.9 cable rating, tying the previous week’s ratings high. The program garnered 2.98 million viewers over the course of two hours, setting a new benchmark on Syfy. The previous week’s show averaged 2.85 million viewers. — The results of the second poll of the fourth season of NXT were revealed on last night’s episode and it was announced that Alberto Del Rio’s Rookie, Conor O’Brian, has been eliminated from the competition. A disappointed O’Brian spoke on the microphoneRead More

Posted On January 17, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoiler* Undertaker’s WWE Return & Possible WMania Opponents

* Warning: The following contains a spoiler for Friday’s SmackDown: SmackDown star The Undertaker, who has been out for several months following shoulder surgery after Survivor Series, made a surprise appearance backstage at Tuesday’s WWE SmackDown tapings from Alabama. Taker was mainly there to visit his wife Michelle McCool, but also was there to watch the segment where Heath Slater, Justin Gabriel and Ezekiel Jackson joined Wade Barrett in a new Nexus faction. Both Jackson and Barrett have been talked about as possible WrestleMania 27 opponents for Taker, with KaneRead More

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

Undertaker Rehabbing His Shoulder Following Surgery, SD Rating

– Last week’s episode of WWE Smackdown on SyFy drew a 1.95 cable rating and averaged 2,845,000 viewers for the 2-hour broadcast.. That is the show’s best rating since moving to Syfy. — To update The Undertaker’s health situation, the dead man began physical therapy following recent rotator cuff surgery. He was backstage at the TLC pay-per-view last month and was said to be in good spirits and good physical shape. WWE and The Undertaker remains optimistic about his chances of working WrestleMania 27, although him being healthy by thenRead More

Posted On December 10, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

UFC President Speaks On Lesnar-WMania, Taker, Vince

UFC President Dana White recently spoke to Fanhouse.com’s Ariel Helwani about the changes of Brock Lesnar working at WrestleMania, The Undertaker’s face-to-face confrontation with Brock Lesnar following his last fight and his relationship with WWE chairman Vince McMahon. Regarding the Undertaker – Lesnar confrontation, Dana White said: “It’s funny you are asking me that because Undertaker called me to apologize for that.” White mentioned that he has a “great relationship” with Vince McMAhon and gets along well with many of the past and present WWE guys. White was asked aboutRead More

Posted On November 16, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Undertaker Teaming With Kane At WrestleMania 27?

According to Bryan Alvarez of F4WOnline.com, WWE has a worse-case scenario plan if The Undertaker isn’t close to 100% by Wrestlemania 27. The idea would be to put Undertaker in a tag-team match with Kane (Alvarez said not to ask why) against the Nexus. This would allow Undertaker to still be involved in a match at Wrestlemania without having to do much work.Read More

Posted On November 5, 2010By Keelan BaldersonIn News

Wade Barrett Facing Undertaker At Wrestlemania?

Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter WWE have growing faith in Wade Barrett, so much so that there are plans for him to face the Undertaker at Wrestlemania. The attack on Taker by Nexus has left that option on the table. The company had originally wanted Brock Lesnar on the show, but UFC are not receptive to the idea for obvious reasons, and it appears to be wishful thinking rather than a reality. The rationale behind Undertaker’s rotator cuff surgery is that if he waits any longer he won’t make it backRead More