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Posted On March 6, 2014By Julian RadbourneIn Columns

The Two Sheds Review: Samoa Joe: A Championship Legacy

It’s time to step into Ring of Honor territory once again as we take a look at the two disc compilation dedicated to the man who truly defined what it meant to be a champion. The release in question is Samoa Joe: A Championship Legacy. As is the way with these things we begin with….. Disc One March 13th, 2003 With the #1 Contender’s Trophy up for grabs, our man faces Homicide, E.Z. Money and B.J. Whitmer in a four corners match at Expect the Unexpected. Fast paced action wasRead More
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Posted On December 11, 2013By George CushnieIn Columns

FATP: TN-AJ Styles

So, here’s the internet’s latest rumour (and I stress the word rumour) about AJ Styles’ current status with TNA – as of this moment, he’s taped a promo saying that he’ll be leaving TNA for good (which will air sometime in January 2014) and he’s done with the company. It’s just another example of TNA doing something that renders me speechless. Assuming that this rumour (there’s that word again!) is true, then it just baffles me that TNA have been unable to come to terms with AJ. Surely he can’tRead More
Dolph Ziggler recently told the Trentonian that he would still like to face off against Zack Ryder at WrestleMania 29 next year in New York despite their TV roles going in different directions. “If I’m World Champion, I’d rather be in the ring with Zack because he worked hard to be there.” Ziggler also talk about his new program with Jericho, who Ziggler said he looked up to as a teenager, Ziggler promoted his heel persona doing all the talking while Jericho remained silent during their first in-ring segment lastRead More
Dolph Ziggler appeared on Between The Ropes with Brian Fritz (interview available at BetweenTheRopes.com) to discuss this coming Monday’s 1000th episode Raw, his favorite moments on the show, his strive for perfection, whether he is impatient when it comes to being a world champion and more. Highlights from the interview are as follows: Whether or not he has been satisfied with a match: “(laughs) Honestly, nothing off the top of my head has me satisfied. I’ve come backstage a couple of times and said ‘OK, that was pretty good’ butRead More

Posted On July 12, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Videos

Video: WWE Angle At Comic-Con With Alberto Del Rio & Sheamus

WWE ran an angle today with Alberto Del Rio and Ricardo Rodriguez invading the Mattel panel at San Diego Comic-Con International 2012 during Sheamus’ Q&A and engaged in a promo back-and-forth with the World Champion.Read More

Posted On June 17, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Rock Wraps Up New Movie, Chris Jericho’s Latest Countdown

- “The Rock” Dwayne Johnson finished filming for another upcoming movie, “Empire State,” this weekend in New Orleans. “Officially just wrapped EMPIRE STATE. Thank U crew, cast and great city/people of New Orleans. Big love & see ya down the road,” Rock tweeted. Rock also noted it was a solid and intense week of filming for the heist-themed movie, on Twitter. – Counting down to a remaining six days on his 30 day WWE suspension, Chris Jericho tweeted Sunday, “I’ve been World Champion 6 times. On Aug 14, @FOZZYROCK willRead More

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

Official Impact Wrestling Preview For Tonight, Including Video

The following is from ImpactWrestling.com: THE NEXT EVOLUTION OF PRO WRESTLING – TNA IMPACT WRESTLING LIVE ON SPIKE TV | NEW TIME SLOT OF 8:00p.m./ET FOR LIVE ACTION AND MUCH MORE Preview Thursday’s IMPACT WRESTLING broadcast LIVE on SpikeTV at 8/7c – IMPACT will feature the aftermath of the “Slammiversary” Pay-Per-View event! Who was victorious at TNA’s 10 year anniversary event? Tune in and find out! – General Manager Hulk Hogan has ordered that there will be a World Heavyweight Title match on the broadcast! Still the World Champion afterRead More

Posted On May 18, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

TNA Wrestler Signs New 3 Year Deal, Kid Kash Update & More

- TNA star Gunner announced on Friday that he’s signed a new deal that will keep him in TNA through 2015. He tweeted @TNA_Gunner: “Proud to say I’ve signed 3 more years with Impact wrestling aka TNA! I will make the most out of this! World Champion? Oneday, ya damn rite” – TNA referee Earl Hebner also announced on Friday that he’s signed a new TNA contract. He tweeted @TheEarlHebner: “I signed with TNA for 2013. This is home for me. When I leave, my ref shirt and boots willRead More

Posted On January 23, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

TNA Champion Joins The Twitter Ranks, Time Knocks Hulk Hogan

– TNA World Heavyweight Champion Bobby Roode is now on Twitter at twitter.com/REALBobbyRoode. He posted his first comments in character. “Sure Sting is on Twitter, but it only mattered because the leader of the Selfish Generation wasn’t here…until now. Your WORLD CHAMP has arrived,” Roode wrote. “By the way, the World Champion has arrived in Europe – the REAL star of this tour. NOT Sting, Hulk Hogan or Kurt Angle. Remember that.” — Time.com has published a list of eight celebrity-endorsed financial products they wouldn’t buy and Hulk Hogan’s partnershipRead More

Posted On October 6, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Official Preview For This Week’s Impact Wrestling

Below is the official preview for this week’s Impact Wrestling: – Last week, “The Immortal” Hulk Hogan shocked the wrestling world by announcing his retirement from wrestling! This Thursday on SpikeTV, IMPACT WRESTLING pays tribute to the era of Hulkamania as Hulk Hogan says goodbye to his millions of fans! The big question is – as Hogan closes the book on his historic career, how will “The Icon” Sting react to the news? – Also on Thursday’s broadcast, for the first time ever it will be Bobby Roode vs. “Cowboy”Read More

Posted On September 15, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* Impact Wrestling Taping Results For 9/29

- Thanks to Eric for the following TNA Impact Wrestling spoilers from Wednesday night’s tapings in Orlando. These will air in two weeks on September 29th: * Sting and Robert Roode open the show. Sting puts over Roode and calls him the next World Champion. AJ Styles comes out and talks about being World Champion which brings out Kurt Angle. Angle says it’s going to be Styles vs. Roode tonight. * Brian Kendrick beat Zema Ion, Kid Kash, Jesse Sorensen and Alex Shelley in a Ladder Match to become theRead More
In the latest issue of WWE Magazine, World Heavyweight Champion Christian opens up on Edge telling him had to retire, why he doesn’t mind being overlooked, how his body is holding up these days, and more. Christian recalls his conversation with Edge telling him he would be quitting wrestling. “He told me as soon as he got the news,” Christian said. “I did what any friend would, and tried to comfort him. It’s hard when you’re at the level he is and you’ve done the things he has done, andRead More

Posted On August 8, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Impact Wrestling Taping This Week’s TV Tonight; Official Preview

Impact Wrestling will tape this week’s television tonight from Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida. They will also be taping on Tuesday and Wednesday. Below is the official preview for this week’s show: Don’t miss Thursday’s huge IMPACT WRESTLING broadcast on SpikeTV at 9/8c, featuring the aftermath of the “Hardcore Justice” Pay-Per-View event. Can’t watch IMPACT WRESTLING on Thursday night? Make sure to set your DVR to record it so you don’t miss any of the action. Here is a preview of Thursday’s broadcast: – It’s the fallout from Sunday’s “HardcoreRead More
– “Bright Lights Bigger City” by R&B artist Cee Lo Green is the song that was used during last night’s promotional advertisement for SummerSlam. The pay-per-view event takes place August 14 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. — Chris Jericho’s second autobiography, Undisputed: How to Become the World Champion in 1,372 Easy Steps, will be released via paperback next February. — Tenille Tayla, a 22-year-old Australian women’s wrestler who signed a developmental contract with WWE earlier this year, announced this morning via Facebook that she will be undergoingRead More
– Hours prior to Mr. Anderson’s victory over Sting last night at Slammiversary, the official Impact Wrestling website had Anderson listed as the World Champion since June 12, 2011. — TNA Women’s Knockout Champion Mickie James will be the opening act for Daris Rucker’s concert on Saturday, July 8 in Fredericksburg, Virginia during the “Celebrate Virginia Live” tour. Visit CelebrateVirginiaLive.com for more information. — TNA Knockout Angelina Love’s alter-ego Angel Williams is advertised to shoot footage next month for the custom wrestling match website SlamminLadies.com. For prices starting as lowRead More

Posted On April 26, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Mark Henry Loses Weight, Backstage Sin Cara News

- WWE posted a video of Mark Henry immediately after he was drafted last night to SmackDown. Henry said that he would be World Champion before this year is over. Henry broke down and started crying when talking about how he was out of shape at 450lbs. but is now down to 398lbs. and feels better than he has ever felt. Henry said he feels like he deserves to be World Champion. This was filmed before Henry’s heel turn in the main event. – New SmackDown Superstar Sin Cara hasRead More

Posted On March 22, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Roddy Piper Talks Backstage WrestleMania Stories, More

Right After Wrestling with Roddy Piper Hosts: Arda Ocal and Jimmy Korderas Available at TheScore.com or at Itunes. Piper on working with WrestleMania celebrities: “The acts I did were to further the business. It took a lot of balls to say you’re not pinning my shoulders at WrestleMania. I was protecting the business. You never let somebody come from outside the business, have their way with the business and then leave the next day and laugh at you. How the hell does David Arquette become World Champion. Maybe you canRead More
The latest issue of WWE Magazine features an interview with Edge and the “Rated-R Superstar” is asked why anyone should care that he’s held the World Championship ten times (now eleven). “I never expected to be able to say that I’m a 10-time World Champion. I was hoping to one day say I was a one-time World Champion,” he replied. “Growing up, that number was impossible to reach. It was a different time, place and climate then. Things have changed. It’s harder to recreate yourself and stay relevant. I guessRead More

Posted On January 7, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

WWE Courting Sting, Backstage Quip On Kong Joining WWE

– Last night’s episode of WWE Superstars on WGN America, which featured Daniel Bryan and Mark Henry vs. Ted DiBiase and Tyson Kidd in the main event, garnered a 0.58 cable rating with 588,000 viewers. Last week’s show drew a 0.67. The midnight replay did a 0.16 with 166,000 viewers. — The news of Awesome Kong’s recent arrest in Hillsborough County, Florida for driving without a valid license led one company source to quip, “Since Kong got arrested in Tampa I’d say that’s proof she got a WWE gig, becauseRead More