United States Title Tag

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- The WWE ratings are delayed this week due to the Labor Day holiday. – Santino Marella was scheduled to get his United States Title rematch against Antonio Cesaro at the Night of Champions pay-per-view but got it last night on RAW instead. No word yet on who Cesaro will defend against in less than two weeks. – For those who missed it, the segment on RAW where Vickie Guerrero pretended to be talking to AJ Lee and an empty chair was a play off Clint Eastwood’s appearance at lastRead More
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- Kofi Kingston defeated Heath Slater in the debut match on WWE’s Saturday Morning Slam. You could definitely tell that WWE had the “no neck contact” rule in place. The show featured mostly backstage segments with Superstars aimed at kids, some ripped from WWE’s YouTube shows. Brodus Clay vs. Curt Hawkins will air on next Saturday’s show. It appears that Santino Marella and Josh Mathews will be doing commentary each week. For this week’s show that was taped a few weeks back, Santino Marella still had his United States Title,Read More
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- We noted before that The Rock vs. John Cena II is a strong possibility for WrestleMania 29 next year. Word is that Vince McMahon is the main one who wants the rematch to take place. – Antonio Cesaro vs. Santino Marella for the United States Title was originally considered for the SummerSlam main card but was moved to the pre-show to help bring viewers to the YouTube channel. WWE is looking to build Cesaro up longterm. – Other celebrities in attendance for SummerSlam were LA Angels pitcher CJ WilsonRead More
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- WWE recently made the decision to drop “Supershow” from WWE RAW and apparently that was a last minute decision made over the weekend before that Monday. – Santino Marella wrote the following on Twitter after losing the United States Title to Antonio Cesaro at SummerSlam: “Simple put, I let my fans down, I’m sorry and need to digest what happened before I figure out what I do next” – Strikeforce MMA Women’s Champion “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey noted in a post-fight interview this weekend that she took the nickname fromRead More
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We noted before that Heath Slater vs. Kofi Kingston was taped last night in Austin, Texas as the first match for WWE’s new Saturday Morning Slam show that debuts on August 25th, the Saturday after WWE’s SummerSlam pay-per-view. That match saw WWE United States Champion Santino Marella come out for commentary and he had the US Title belt with him. This could be a sign that Santino will retain the United States Title against Antonio Cesaro in the SummerSlam YouTube pre-show match this coming Sunday, August 19th. It’s always possibleRead More
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- WWE announced on this week’s episode of Raw that Santino Marella will face Antonio Cesaro for the United States Title in a SummerSlam pre-show match. – WWE also announced that WWE Tag Team champions Kofi Kingston & R-Truth will defend the titles against The Primetime Players at the show. – Friday’s episode of WWE SmackDown scored a 1.89 rating with 2.728 million viewers. The numbers were down slightly from the previous week, which did a 1.91 rating with 2.783 million viewers. – “Rowdy” Roddy Piper returned on this week’sRead More
- With WWE Champion CM Punk at Comic Con yesterday, Daniel Bryan was left to compete in the United States Title match at Saturday night’s live event in Mobile. Bryan and David Otunga lost to Santino Marella in a three-way. Bryan had been main eventing with Punk but last night’s main event saw John Cena defeat Tensai and Big Show in a Handicap match. – Seth Rollins picked up another win over Michael McGillicutty at Saturday night’s RAW live event in Mobile, Alabama. – Matt Striker was back working asRead More
- While Randy Orton’s suspension was the big news on Wednesday, what had everyone in a panic at WWE headquarters was the low 2.7 RAW Supershow rating. – The WWE writing team didn’t find out about Randy Orton’s suspension until it was announced online. They were working on an Orton vs. Dolph Ziggler feud when the suspension came down. No word yet on when Orton failed a Wellness test but it appears some in the company knew about it days before. Speculation is that John Cena was added to SmackDownRead More

Posted On May 20, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Chris Jericho Finishing Up With WWE, John Morrison, Maryse, Raw

- PWInsider reports that Chris Jericho is indeed finishing up with WWE soon so he can go on tour with his band Fozzy. They report that Jericho has stayed for longer than originally planned and this week could be it for him. – WWE Champion CM Punk, Booker T, John Morrison and Maryse are among the wrestling stars scheduled for the Chicago Comic Con from August 9th through August 12th. – Matches advertised for the July 21st WWE RAW live event in North Little Rock, Arkansas include CM Punk vs.Read More

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

WWE Extreme Rules Pre-Show Reminder, WWE’s “be a STAR”

- WWE Diva Aksana turns 30 years old today. – WWE’s “be a STAR” anti-bullying campaign is now one year old. WWE’s website has an article up touring the one year old program. Based on Vince McMahon’s comments at the shareholders meeting on Friday, WWE’s fight against bullying will last several more years. – As a reminder, we will have live coverage of tonight’s WWE Extreme Rules pay-per-view from Chicago. Coverage will begin at 7:30pm EST when the pre-show kicks off. Tonight’s pre-show will be a bit different as theyRead More

Posted On April 27, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Big Show vs. Cody Rhodes At Extreme Rules To Get Stipulation

The WWE website has announced that the Big Show vs Cody Rhodes Intercontinental Title Match at the Extreme Rules PPV this Sunday will have a stipulation. The stipulation will be determined by a spin of the wheel during the PPV pre-show airing on YouTube. The pre-show is also scheduled to feature US Champion Santino vs. The Miz for the United States Title.Read More

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

The Rock DVD Success, Evan Bourne Latest, Raw Sellout

- Monday’s WWE RAW Supershow from Cleveland drew a sellout of 18,289 announced fans with 15,000 of those paid. – WWE’s most recent DVD set on The Rock is already the best selling sports DVD of 2012. WrestleMania 28 on DVD will beat those numbers since WrestleMania is always WWE’s best selling DVD each year. – The latest word on Evan Bourne is that he is on a list of talents that won’t be pushed after WrestleMania 28 but that could change due to depth issues and other factors. AsRead More

Posted On March 14, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Latest On Evan Bourne’s WWE Future; His WrestleMania Role

- There is a lot of talk within WWE that Evan Bourne may return to feud with Jack Swagger for the United States Title once WrestleMania 28 is over. Bourne is also under consideration for one of the spots on Team Long for the big multi-man match at WrestleMania. However, officials are considering leaving Bourne off WrestleMania altogether as a form of punishment for his repeated Wellness failures over the past few months. When pushing Bourne is brought up, the argument is there that he could be fired from theRead More

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

Battle Royal Dark Match Result From WWE WrestleMania 27

- Neil sent word that The Great Khali eliminated WWE United States Champion Sheamus last to win the pre-show dark match battle royal with RAW and SmackDown Superstars. Neil was under the impression at first that the United States Title match was taking place but it didn’t as they changed it right before the battle royal.Read More
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