World Heavyweight Champion Tag

WWE’s website has a new article up looking at seven Superstars that World Heavyweight Champion Sheamus wants to fight. He listed Big Show, CM Punk, Brock Lesnar, Kane, Wade Barrett, Randy Orton and The Undertaker. Here’s what Sheamus had to say about each: Undertaker: “I’ve achieved pretty much everything — WWE Champion, World Heavyweight Champion, Royal Rumble winner, King of the Ring — all that’s left for me to do really is to take out The Streak.” Orton: “Me and [Randy] Orton are no strangers to each other. I haveRead More
Former WCW, WWE and TNA Superstar, Goldust aka Black Reign aka Dustin Rhodes joined Kayfabe Wrestling Radio Tuesday Night. In a nearly 20 minute interview, he talked about the creation of the Goldust character, his father’s wrestling and how that effected his career decision, his use of ring psychology, his time tag teaming with Booker T, his teaming with Ricky Steamboat and what he learned from it, his hopes for a heavyweight championship run, what he wants to do before he retires and a host of other topics. Would heRead More

Posted On July 11, 2012By StaffIn News

Sheamus Talks On Who He Wants To Face At WrestleMania & More

Sheamus spoke with Digital Spy about beating Daniel Bryan at WrestleMania (in kayfabe), the future of the WWE, who he would like to wrestle and more. Here are the highlights: On beating Daniel Bryan in 18 seconds at WrestleMania: “It was phenomenal. It was my second WrestleMania, I had my whole family there. I opened the WrestleMania show, became the World Heavyweight Champion in 18 seconds so a record was made there and it was an incredible experience for me, one I will never forget.” On whether he would haveRead More
Straight out of his win at Destination X where he became the World Heavyweight Champion, Austin Aries (@AustinAries) talks about his win and what kind of champ he’ll be.Read More
- After retaining his World Heavyweight Championship Sunday night at No Way Out, a weary Sheamus shared his thoughts on both the victory and his opponent, Dolph Ziggler. “He pushed me as far as anyone has pushed me as World Heavyweight Champion,” The Great White says to “And I’ll be honest, there was a couple of really close ones out there where I had just enough to kick out. Make no mistake about it, I love to fight, Dolph Ziggler proved to tonight that he likes to fight too,Read More
- As seen on RAW last night, Vader returned to action and defeated Heath Slater. reports that the 58 year old former World Heavyweight Champion is looking to make a comeback after recently dropping 60 pounds. – As noted before, Goldust will return to the ring on July 14th in Hollywood, Florida for the NWA Ring Warriors promotion and their Hollywood Heatwave event. Goldust will be wrestling Vordell Walker.Read More
- Phantasio made a rare wrestling appearance at Saturday’s Pro Wrestling Syndicate event in Rahway, New Jersey as he took on Simon Dean. The match concluded when Phantasio pulled a cane out of thin air and used it to level Dean while the referee was down. – Kevin Nash announced an upcoming appearance via Twitter, writing, “Check me out June 10th at Keyser WV at firehall station 2 RT 220 south. Meet and greet 4-6. Bell time 7.” – “Nature Boy” Ric Flair is the featured WWE Hall of FamerRead More
Bill Goldberg was on 106.7 The Fan in Washington DC Friday afternoon with former Redskins linebacker LaVar Arrington and Chad Dukes. Goldberg and Arrington also happen to be good friends. Here are some highlights from the interview. On his and Brock Lesnar’s departure from WWE: “Obviously it was kind of unfinished business. We both left there under circumstances that weren’t the most favorable for anybody, let alone the fans who are the most important at the end of the day.” On Brock Lesnar: “Brock, as a young kid, he succeededRead More
In a move that could mark the end of Scott Steiner’s two decade plus reign as a mainstream wrestler, the multi-time champion was released from his contract with TNA Wrestling last week. “Big Poppa Pump” slammed the organization’s creative direction Monday afternoon on his Twitter account in response to the termination.   “Can somebody send tna’s booking team of pritchard hogan (and) bischoff video’s from ring ka hogan in a sex tape wont help ratings..what an embarassment to TNA (and) spike tv. Brother…” he wrote via text.   TheRead More

Posted On April 2, 2012By StaffIn News

WWE WrestleMania 28 News; Title Changes & Attendance, More

- The dark match before WWE WrestleMania pay-per-view saw Primo and Epico retain the WWE Tag Team Titles against Tyson Kidd & Justin Gabriel and The Usos.   - As noted, Sheamus defeated Daniel Bryan to become the new World Heavyweight Champion in just 18 seconds. reported that WWE wanted to break the record of the short Kane vs. Chavo Guerrero match a few years back and the plan had been in the works for some time.   - Big Show defeated Cody Rhodes to become the new IntercontinentalRead More

Posted On April 2, 2012By StaffIn News

Backstage News On World Heavyweight Title Match At WrestleMania

Sheamus became the World Heavyweight Champion by defeating Daniel Bryan in the opening match. Sheamus won in just 18 seconds with a Brogue Kick. reports that the plan was for them to beat the Kane vs. Chavo Guerrero record for shortest match a few years ago but they didn’t beat it. The short title change had apparently been planned for a while but there were people in WWE trying to get it changed.Read More

Posted On February 28, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Main Event For This Week’s SmackDown, Superstars Matches

– Randy Orton will face World Heavyweight Champion Daniel Bryan on this week’s episode of WWE SmackDown. The synopsis reads: “This Friday at 8/7 CT on Syfy, Randy Orton will return to SmackDown with his eyes locked on Daniel Bryan – just two weeks after the World Heavyweight Champion gave WWE’s Apex Predator a concussion that kept him out of the Elimination Chamber Match.” — Matches taped Monday night in Portland, Oregon for this week’s episode of WWE Superstars are as follows: * WWE Divas Champion Beth Phoenix vs. AliciaRead More
Chris Jericho was pegged to win this year’s 30-Man Royal Rumble Match, but Triple H, who has gained even more influence behind the scenes, called for Sheamus to be the decided winner. The final decision was made last week. The two have been friends since the Irish grappler’s promotion to the main roster in the summer of 2009 as the two workout together on the road. In a subsequent interview with Power Slam, he singled out the Celtic Warrior as a wrestler with potential. Triple H said, “The closest toRead More

Posted On January 26, 2012By StaffIn News

Major Twist For The Royal Rumble, Money In The Bank Plans

Credit: – At last word, Money in the Bank is scheduled for WrestleMania 28 with the winner being able to challenge either the World Heavyweight Champion or the WWE Champion at any time. – There is said to be a major twist planned for the 30-man Royal Rumble match this year, based on the announced idea that every Superstar is eligible to be in the Rumble. This angle was also done to set up at least one planned storyline.Read More
Blowin’ Smoke with Kemper Jones 3rd Times the Charm? 1/15/12 Hello, again readers. Some of you may remember me and some may not. This is now the third time that I’ve written a column. I began in the fall of 2009 and wrote for a few months, and once again in the winter of 2010. Both times, I’ve given up after a few months. Life can get hectic and things get pushed to the side. There is only so much time. When I was writing before, I was doing tooRead More

Posted On December 19, 2011By StaffIn News

Titles Change Hands at WWE TLC, PPV Dark Match Result

- Daniel Bryan cashed in Money in the Bank to become the new World Heavyweight Champion at WWE’s TLC pay-per-view. Bryan pinned Big Show, who had just won the World Heavyweight Title from Mark Henry. Henry laid Show out after the win, letting Bryan come out and take advantage. – Zack Ryder became the new WWE United States Champion at TLC by defeating Dolph Ziggler in the opener. – The dark match before Sunday’s pay-per-view in Baltimore saw Drew McIntyre beat Alex Riley.Read More
– Eric Bischoff praised Bully Ray on Facebook after watching his performance on this week’s episode of Impact Wrestling. He wrote, “Watched this weeks version of IMPACT for edit notes at 3 am this morning. IMO Bully Ray is emerging as one or the top talents in the business today. Flawless.” Ray faces Jeff Hardy on the show that will air Thursday. — James Storm has responded to an online report stating that some people within TNA Wrestling consider him “too southern” to represent the organization as World Heavyweight Champion.Read More
Hulk Hogan Set to Fight Longtime Rival Sting at “Bound For Glory” Pay-Per-View Event on October 16 TNA Wrestling’s biggest pay-per-view event of the year “Bound For Glory” to feature all of the stars of SPIKE TV’s “IMPACT WRESTLING” live from Philadelphia NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — TNA Wrestling’s biggest pay-per-view event of the year, “Bound For Glory,” presented by Direct Auto Insurance, will have two of the biggest superstars in the history of professional wrestling, “The Immortal” Hulk Hogan and “The Icon” Sting, in aRead More

Posted On October 5, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

The Great Khali Reportedly Leaving WWE announced Sunday that The Great Khali suffered a fractured fibula following a brutal attack by World Heavyweight Champion Mark Henry on SmackDown Friday night. The angle was orchestrated to remove the “The Punjabi Playboy” from television since his contract is set to expire and will likely not be renewed. Many employees feel that the one-time World Heavyweight Champion will head back to India to focus on acting. There is talk, however, that he will maintain a relationship with WWE to work on film projects and other endeavors. See photoRead More