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Posted On February 7, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Triple H’s WWE Return, Super Bowl MVP Gets WWE Title Belt

– In another sign that Triple H will be returning to WWE in the near future, the latest issue of WWE Magazine (now on sale) features Triple H on the cover with the headline, “He’s Back!” As reported over the weekend, Triple H is being advertised for the March 28th episode of WWE RAW from Chicago (the final RAW before WrestleMania). The arena website is reporting that he’ll be teaming with John Cena, Edge and Randy Orton against Wade Barrett, The Miz, Alberto Del Rio and CM Punk in whatRead More

Posted On February 4, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Smackdown Preview For Tonight (No Spoilers)

Here is a spoiler-free preview for tonight’s episode of WWE SmackDown on SyFy: * WWE’s new SmackDown announcer is revealed * Justin Gabriel and Heath Slater vs. WWE Tag Team Champions Vladimir Kozlov and Santino Marella in a non-title match. * Drew McIntyre vs. Kofi Kingston in an Elimination Chamber qualifying match. * Rey Mysterio vs. Jack Swagger in an Elimination Chamber qualifying match. * Kane vs. Chavo Guerrero in an Elimination Chamber qualifying match. * Wade Barrett vs. Big Show in an Elimination Chamber qualifying match. * Edge andRead More

Posted On February 4, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Wade Barrett On Unscripted Promos, Being Face vs. Heel & More

Here are some highlights of what The Corre leader Wade Barrett talked about during a recent interview with Postcrescent.com: Unscripted Promos: “A lot of the times we’re shoved out in front of the camera and I may be out there talking for 10 minutes straight or doing it back and forth with someone for 10 or 15 minutes. A lot of times you are having to ad-lib.” “There’s no way anybody can memorize all the stuff we have to come out and say. Generally, I’ll have an idea of what’Read More

Posted On February 2, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* Updated WWE Elimination Chamber Lineup

Following tonight’s Smackdown taping, below is the the updated Elimination Chamber lineup: WWE Championship Match – The Miz (c) vs. Jerry Lawler Raw Elimination Chamber Match Winner gets WWE Championship Match at Wrestlemania XXVII – Sheamus vs. CM Punk vs. John Cena vs. John Morrison vs. Randy Orton vs. R-Truth Smackdown Elimination Chamber Match – World Heavyweight Champion Edge vs. Drew McIntyre vs. Rey Mysterio vs. Kane vs. Wade Barrett vs. Dolph Ziggler WWE Elimination Chamber will take place on Sunday, February 20, 2011 from the Oracle Arena in Oakland,Read More

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

Triple H Advertised For The Final Raw Before WrestleMania 27

Triple H is advertised in an eight-man tag main event for the final WWE Raw show before WrestleMania that will be held on March 28 in Chicago, Ill. HHH will team with Randy Orton, Edge, and John Cena to face the team of The Miz, C.M. Punk, Alberto Del Rio, and Wade Barrett. This will most likely be the dark match main event of the show.Read More

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

WrestleMania 27 News: Planned Matches, Justin Beiber & More

Following Sunday’s Royal Rumble and Monday’s episode of WWE RAW, the planned card for WrestleMania 27 is starting to take shape. Here’s a look at what the card is looking like: * WWE Champion The Miz defending vs. John Cena * World Heavyweight champion Alberto Del Rio vs. Edge * The Undertaker vs. Wade Barrett * Randy Orton vs. CM Punk * Nexus vs. The Corre in a 6-man tag match * Triple H vs. Sheamus Jerry Lawler is also scheduled to wrestle at WrestleMania, likely as a culmination ofRead More

Posted On January 31, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

Report: Undertaker “Almost Certain” For WrestleMania

PWMania has learned that the current backstage word is that The Undertaker is “almost certain” for WrestleMania, and WWE Chairman Vince McMahon has charged Senior VP Brian Gewirtz and the writing staff with presenting (and we quote) “several options” for ‘Taker to be a major focal point of WrestleMania. While WWE was hoping to put together Taker vs Brock Lesnar, the leading candidate right now appears to be Wade Barrett. “That’s not a lock,” a key WWE insider revealed to us this afternoon, “there are several scenarios on the table,Read More

Posted On January 31, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

Booker T & Diesel Returns To WWE At Royal Rumble

Booker T entered as #21 in the 40-man Royal Rumble match at tonight’s Royal Rumble pay-per-view. The way he was eliminated by Mason Ryan made it seem like he doesn’t have a contract but worked on a per shot deal. We’ll post more information when we get it. Kevin Nash entered tonight’s 40-man Royal Rumble as Diesel at #32. He was quickly eliminated by Wade Barrett which makes me think, like Booker T, he doesn’t have a contract as of this writing.Read More

Posted On January 25, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Updated WWE Royal Rumble PPV Lineup For Sunday

Below is the lineup for Royal Rumble 2011 following last night’s WWE Raw. In addition to the WWE Divas Championship match being added, three more participants have been added to the 40-Man Royal Rumble (Mason Ryan, Drew McIntyre & Jack Swagger). Remember we’ll have live coverage of Royal Rumble Sunday here at PWMania.com: WWE Championship Match – The Miz (c) vs. Randy Orton World Heavyweight Championship Match – Edge (c) vs. Dolph Ziggler WWE Divas Championship Match – Natalya (c) vs. LayCool 40-Man Royal Rumble Match Confirmed participants: * AlbertoRead More

Posted On January 25, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Smackdown Main Event & More News On Tonight’s WWE Tapings

WWE will tape tonight’s NXT and this week’s episode of Friday Night SmackDown from Cincinnati, Ohio. As of Tuesday morning, no matches have been announced for NXT. It’s been announced that the main event for Friday’s SmackDown will be feature World Heavyweight champion Edge teaming with Randy Orton to take on WWE Champion The Miz and Dolph Ziggler. Edge and Randy Orton were a tag team several years ago on the RAW brand, wrestling as “Rated RKO.” Wade Barrett vs. Big Show has also been booked for tonight’s SmackDown tapings,Read More

Posted On January 25, 2011By Mike ShannonIn Columns

WWE Raw Review – Jan. 24, 2011

Raw Review – January 24, 2011 -Forgive me for missing last week but I had a bit of a commitment. Seems I missed the debut of the FCW champion as a part of Nexus but, since he’s green as hell, I doubt much will come of it. -Oh, and also, something else happened over the weekend….hmmm, what was it? Oh yes! Suuuuuuuuuck it! -By the way, I think the 40-man Rumble is a really bad idea because it’s only going to drag the match down. When are the most boringRead More
– The Jan. 20 episode of WWE Superstars on WGN America scored a 0.49 cable rating, with 565,000 viewers. Last week’s show drew a 0.58 cable rating, with 606,000 viewers. The midnight replay did a 0.18 cable rating with, 174,000 viewers. — Ezekiel Jackson, Heath Slater, Justin Gabriel and Wade Barrett have been announced for the 40-Man Royal Rumble Match. This brings the confirmed count to 25 WWE Superstars, 18 from Raw and 7 from SmackDown. — The WWE website has published new photos of Kelly Kelly. Click here toRead More

Posted On January 18, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Updated List Of WWE Royal Rumble Match Participants

Below is an updated list of Royal Rumble Match participants. There will be 40-participants in this year’s match. Click here for full Rumble match details. * John Cena * Sheamus * Alberto Del Rio * Kane * Wade Barrett * John Morrison * Kofi Kingston * CM Punk * David Otunga * Husky Harris * Michael McGillicutty * Mark Henry WWE Royal Rumble 2011 will take place Sunday, January 30, 2011 from the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. We’ll have live coverage here at PWMania.com.Read More

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

Barrett’s New Nexus Group, Awesome Kong’s WWE Debut & More

– On Friday’s SmackDown, we saw Heath Slater, Justin Gabriel and Ezekiel Jackson align themselves with Wade Barrett in what appears to be a new incarnation of the Nexus group. It’s worth noting that in promoting upcoming SmackDown live events, WWE is advertising Wade Barrett’s new group “Nexus.” — Speaking of the SmackDown Nexus group, WWE is advertising Ezekiel Jackson as simply “Ezekiel,” so he may be dropping his last name. — Fans interested in attending the WWE SmackDown taping at the Nassau Coliseum in Long Island, New York canRead More

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

Upcoming WWE Smackdown Programs Revealed

The Roanoke Civic Center is advertising these matches for it’s Smackdown house show on March 19th, 2011: Edge vs. Kane for the World Heavyweight Title Rey Mysterio vs. Wade Barrett Big Show vs. Alberto Del Rio Kofi Kingston vs. Dolph Ziggler for the Intercontinental Title Natalya vs. Layla for the Diva TitleRead More

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

Cody Rhodes Scheduled For Intercontinental Title Feud

The Extraco Events Center in Waco, Texas is advertising these matches for it’s Smackdown house show on March 6th, 2011: * Edge & Rey Mysterio vs. Kane & Alberto Del Rio * Big Show vs. Wade Barrett * Kofi Kingston vs. Cody Rhodes for the Intercontinental TitleRead More

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

New Stable Forms On SD, Punk vs. Bryan To Feud & More

- SmackDown star Dolph Ziggler was recently interviewed by TimesRecordNews.com. The former Intercontinental champion spoke about a number of topics, including how he got into the wrestling business, how he deals with WWE’s hectic travel schedule and his favorite wrestlers growing up. – Ricardo Rodriguez, Alberto Del Rio’s personal ring announcer, put over WWE developmental and second generation talent Bo Rotundo on his Twitter this week. He wrote: “Bo Rotundo is someone to keep an eye on. Amazing talent.” – On Friday’s episode of SmackDown, we saw the formation ofRead 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 12, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Non-Spoiler Match Listing For This Week’s WWE Smackdown

The following is a non-spoiler match listing for this week’s WWE Smackdown broadcast: – Kofi Kingston vs. Jack Swagger – Alberto Del Rio & Cody Rhodes vs. Rey Mysterio & R-Truth – Drew McIntyre vs. Trent Barreta – Big Show vs. Wade Barrett – Beth Phoenix vs. Michelle McCool – Edge hosts the The Cutting Edge with guests Dolph Ziggler and Vickie GuerreroRead More