World Heavyweight Title Tag

Posted On April 16, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Roode Injury Angle After PPV, Plans For Storm Changed, Gail Kim

- TNA Knockouts Champion Gail Kim wrote the following on Twitter last night after she retained the title over Velvet Sky: “Wow really upset a lot of ppl tonight by my victory… Get over it. Cry babies. @MRayneTNA are ruling this world!” – TNA World Heavyweight Champion Bobby Roode was taken away from Lockdown last night on a stretcher and wearing a neckbrace. Roode’s Twitter posted a photo of him on the stretcher, with the title, being taken away. – James Storm was originally planned to win the World HeavyweightRead More

Posted On April 13, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Kane-Randy Orton Feud Latest, Foley Speaks, Undertaker’s New DVD

- Mick Foley commented on traveling for WWE this week: “1,700 driving miles in 3 days has given me a much clearer image of what I am willing, and NOT willing to do in WWE. Fog is finally lifting.” – WWE’s DVD on The Undertaker’s WrestleMania Streak that comes out in a few months will be a four-disc DVD and three-disc Blu-ray. – The feud between Kane and Randy Orton will end at WWE’s Extreme Rules pay-per-view. No word yet on what’s planned for either Superstar. At last word, OrtonRead More

Posted On April 13, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Sheamus Returns Home, Phoenix Reunites With Dad & More

- Former WWE Tag Team Champion Sir Mo turns 48 years old today. – Tonight’s WWE SmackDown broadcast will be a replay of Tuesday’s live special. – World Heavyweight Champion Sheamus returned home for Thursday’s SmackDown live event from Dublin, Ireland. Sheamus defeated Daniel Bryan in the main event and received a huge ovation as he came out for the match. Fans in attendance report that Sheamus almost was brought to tears because of the reaction. Sheamus spoke to the crowd after the match and said the World Heavyweight TitleRead More

Posted On April 12, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Ex-WCW Star Hospitalized, The Rock’s New Movie, No Holds Barred

- On this day back in 2011, Edge vacated the World Heavyweight Title and announced that he was forced to retire due to injury. – The Rock will reportedly star in a new movie called Lore, a “hybrid of traditional narrative and graphic novel.” The movie sounds like a fantasy type of movie and Vulture.com reports that it will do for monsters what Men In Black did for aliens. No word yet on when filming will begin. – WWE Studios’ re-release of No Holds Barred with Hulk Hogan will beRead More
- WWE’s website has an article up looking at potential contenders for WWE Tag Team Champions Primo and Epico. Some of the teams listed are Alex Riley & Mason Ryan, The Miz & David Otunga and Brodus Clay & Santino Marella. – Alberto Del Rio will be getting a World Heavyweight Title shot soon after defeating Sheamus by DQ on Friday’s SmackDown. No word yet if the match will take place at Extreme Rules. Others in line, but not announced, for a title shot against Sheamus include Christian and DanielRead More

Posted On April 3, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

More Details On Why Sheamus Squashed Daniel Bryan At WM28

- PWInsider reports that WWE wanted to surprise everyone at WrestleMania 28 and do something that nobody was expecting, which is part of the reason why Sheamus squashed Daniel Bryan for the World Heavyweight Title.   Besides this and breaking the record from Kane vs. Chavo Guerrero, officials were hoping to get the Brogue Kick over as a dominant move.   Daniel Bryan is not being punished and there is said to be no heat on him.Read More

Posted On April 2, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Backstage News On Sheamus, Heat On The Rock, Younger Talent

- There was talk in Miami this weekend for WWE to begin pushing some of the younger talents on the Road to WrestleMania 29 in 2013.   - There was heat on The Rock among some of the Legends and talents in Miami this week for not attending the Hall of Fame ceremony on Saturday night. No word yet on why he didn’t attend.   - WWE officials are reportedly planning a lengthy World Heavyweight Title run for Sheamus.Read More

Posted On April 2, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Reaction To Brodus Clay At WM, Christian Title Shot, Lita-Axxess

- Former WWE Diva Lita wrote the following this weekend about her WrestleMania 28 Axxess session: “The interviewer at #AXXCESS asked me about my time with The Brood. #areyouseriousbro #whoisthisguy #Wrestlemania. Lita actually joined up with The Hardys years ago after Matt and Jeff left Gangrel’s The New Brood.   - John Laurinaitis promised Christian a World Heavyweight Title shot if Team Laurinaitis won at WrestleMania 28. Ace’s team won but with Christian being pulled from the match due to injury, it remains to be seen if he will stillRead More

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

Maria Menounos Update, Big Show Milestone, Funks-HOF, Ziggler

- WrestleMania 28 performer Maria Menounos told the tabloids after last night’s Dancing with the Stars performance that doctors can feel her bone growing and it’s a good sign. Doctors told her to rest but she says there’s no way she can quit. As noted, Menounos broke two ribs while training for DWTS and the papers report that her injury could take months to heal. She’s fighting through it, taking shots, calcium and other vitamins.   - Big Show will hit a milestone at WrestleMania 28 if he defeats IntercontinentalRead More

Posted On March 26, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Sheamus Speaks On WM28 Match & John Cena vs. The Rock

Sheamus spoke with HollywoodLife.com to promote WrestleMania 28 and picked John Cena to defeat The Rock:   "Its always controversial to pick the winner and a hard thing to do but I honestly think that John Cena is going to come up the winner on April 1st. Both of them are icons, both are legends, both have achieved so much. Cena is here night and day and I think that will take its toll on The Rock who has been back for one match. But Cena is the one withoutRead More

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

Santino To SD?, Brodus Clay’s Dancers, UFC Lawsuit

- The Oklahoma Athletic Commission has put all “combative sports” on hold indefinitely beginning March 31st due to a potential UFC lawsuit. What it means is that if WWE, TNA, UFC or other companies run a show in Oklahoma, the Commission charges a 4% tax on all PPV buys in the state for every PPV show that the company airs for one year. UFC is threatening to sue because of the tax and the Commission is shutting down “combative sports” because of the possible lawsuit. Pro wrestling is considered aRead More

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

Possible Spoiler On Championship Match At WrestleMania 28

- Cassidy Haynes sent word that during last night’s RAW, WWE aired a commercial for the May 5th SmackDown event in Asheville, North Carolina. The commercial advertised a Sheamus vs. Daniel Bryan match for the World Heavyweight Title and teases that Bryan retains his belt at WrestleMania 28 in Miami. The same ad aired for the May 6th SmackDown show in Charleston, West Virginia. Here is the commercial, courtesy of Cassidy:Read More

Posted On February 22, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Videos

Possible WWE Over The Limit PPV Matches Revealed, Promo Video

Sheamus vs. Daniel Bryan vs. Randy Orton for the World Heavyweight Title is being advertised for May’s WWE Over the Limit pay-per-view from Raleigh, North Carolina. Kris sent along the following promotional video for Over the Limit which also teases John Cena getting a WWE Title shot:Read More

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

CM Punk-Chris Jericho, Elimination Chamber Notes, More News

- WWE’s website posted a video with CM Punk after last night’s Elimination Chamber pay-per-view. Punk believes Chris Jericho is going to want a title shot at WrestleMania 28 because of how things went down in the Chamber. Punk says he welcomes any and all challengers for WrestleMania and regardless of who he faces, he will walk out WWE Champion. – Going back to 2009, last night’s Elimination Chamber pay-per-view was the first Chamber-related event where the WWE Title or the World Heavyweight Title did not change hands. – WWERead More

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

*Spoiler* Change To WWE Elimination Chamber Match

- Due to injury, Randy Orton was pulled from the World Heavyweight Title Elimination Chamber match at this Sunday’s pay-per-view. A battle royal was held to determine who would fill Orton’s spot in the Chamber and that battle royal was won by none other than Santino Marella. Here’s what looks to be the final card for Sunday’s pay-per-view: Elimination Chamber for the WWE Title The Miz vs. R-Truth vs. Kofi Kingston vs. Chris Jericho vs. Dolph Ziggler vs. CM Punk Elimination Chamber for the World Heavyweight Title Santino Marella vs.Read More

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

New Match Added To Sunday’s WWE Elimination Chamber PPV

- Tamina vs. Beth Phoenix for the WWE Divas Title was announced for Sunday’s WWE Elimination Chamber pay-per-view. Below is the updated card: RAW Elimination Chamber for the WWE Title CM Punk vs. Chris Jericho vs. The Miz vs. R-Truth vs. Dolph Ziggler vs. Kofi Kingston SmackDown Elimination Chamber for the World Heavyweight Title Daniel Bryan vs. Wade Barrett vs. Intercontinental Champion Cody Rhodes vs. Big Show vs. Randy Orton vs. The Great Khali Ambulance Match John Cena vs. Kane WWE Divas Championship Match Tamina vs. Beth Phoenix The officialRead More

Posted On February 1, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Spoiler: SmackDown Elimination Chamber Participants Revealed

- It was announced at the beginning of tonight’s WWE SmackDown tapings in Omaha that Daniel Bryan would defend the World Heavyweight Title against Mark Henry, Randy Orton, Wade Barrett, Cody Rhodes and Big Show in the SmackDown Elimination Chamber match. WWE then did an angle between Teddy Long and Mark Henry where Henry ended up being suspended indefinitely. Henry is apparently being written off TV for a while to deal with injuries. Later in the tapings, The Great Khali was announced as Henry’s replacement. The updated card looks likeRead More

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

Match For SmackDown, Zack Ryder Loses WWE US Title

- Jack Swagger became the new WWE United States Champion on tonight’s RAW Supershow after he defeated Zack Ryder. Ryder was selling the attack from Kane last week. – Mark Henry vs. Daniel Bryan for the World Heavyweight Title was announced for this week’s SmackDown, taping tomorrow night in Las Vegas.Read More

Posted On January 10, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Tonight’s SD & NXT Tapings, Piper Takes A Shot At “Legends”

- Tonight’s WWE SmackDown and NXT tapings will take place from the Laredo Energy Arena in Laredo, Texas. Confirmed for Friday’s SmackDown are: No DQ / No Count Out Match: Daniel Bryan vs. Big Show for the World Heavyweight Title Sheamus vs. Jinder Mahal – Brodus Clay, Donny Marlow, Epico, Mason Ryan and AJ Lee have been removed from the FCW website’s roster and are now featured on the main WWE roster. Hunico’s enforcer Marlow, the son of WWE legend Haku, is now known as Comacho. – WWE Hall ofRead More