- Chris Jericho’s band Fozzy is not advertised to perform at the Rockstar Uproar Festival on August 19th in St. Louis, MO. This keeps Jericho available to appear at WWE SummerSlam that day from Los Angeles, California. Jericho is advertised on WWE’s listing for SummerSlam and Save Mart Center’s website is also advertising him to appear on RAW in Fresno, CA the following night on August 20th. As PWMania.com previously mentioned, Jericho confirmed on his Twitter that he will not be present for WWE’s RAW live tour of Australia atRead More
- WWE did an angle at Friday night’s RAW live event in Jacksonville, Florida where WWE Champion CM Punk had Justin Roberts change his ring introduction before his match against Daniel Bryan. Punk interrupted Roberts’ introductions and whispered something in his ear. Roberts then announced Punk as “now residing in Jacksonville, Florida.” – There’s a rumor that WWE may be bringing a tag team from developmental up to the main roster soon. Within WWE, there is still some interest in revamping the tag team division. – The Rock arrived inRead More
- Chris Jericho confirmed on his Twitter that he will not be present for WWE’s RAW live tour of Australia at the end of August. – The Great Khali was released from a hospital this week and is back home in Texas. He’s expected back with WWE by Survivor Series. – MTV’s Pauly D will be the DJ for WWE’s SummerSlam VIP kick-off party on August 16th at The Pool at The Beverly Hills Hotel. As usual, WWE will be doing a lot of events in the Hollywood area thatRead More
Full Sail University issued the following: WWE/NXT Live Event Date: August 9, 2012 – 6:30pm Location: Full Sail Live WWE/NXT returns to Full Sail University live on August 9, with appearances by superstars Sin Cara and Ryback. The WWE Divas will be on hand, and WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross will call all of the WWE/NXT in-ring action. During the event, a selection of local area specialty food trucks will be on site, so come hungry, as the food truck service begins at 5pm. WWE Tickets: FREE to students,Read More

Posted On August 4, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

WWE Raw House Show Results From Jacksonville, Florida (8/3/12)

Thanks to PWMania.com reader Stephen Knuth for sending in full results from Friday night’s WWE Raw live event in Jacksonville, Florida: Brodus Clay vs Heath Slater Slater comes out to start the show with his “One Man Rockband”, calls out any guy from the back. Out comes Brodus Clay! Quick match. No big spots. Brodus Clay wins with a splash. Match was over in about 10 minutes. Bunch of kids jumped into the ring to dance for a few minutes. Brodus posed for a few pictures and gave hugs toRead More
- Sean Christopher Haire, who appeared for World Wrestling Entertainment and World Championship Wrestling as a Sean O’Haire, is now trying his hand at a new profession: hair styling. The South Magazine conducted an interview with the three-time WCW World Tag Team Champion regarding his endeavor and notes in an article, “Two or three times during our interview, Haire says something cool and outside the window, perfectly timed lightning shatters the sky. Some people have a flair for the dramatic. Which is one of the reasons he plans to makeRead More
Shawn Michaels spoke about the possibilities of wrestling another match during an interview with the Miami Herald while promoting his show, “MacMillan River Adventures.” “Obviously, I want to do things that will help. You don’t want to bring me back for no other reason. It would depend on what it was. I am not as young as I once was. Do I think about that stuff? Yeah. It’s one of those things that I know that I can do it. At the same time I can also drink a sixRead More
WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross is back with his latest blog, here are some highlights: Booker T as SmackDown GM: “I think that Booker T will do a nice job as Smackdown General Manager as he seemed comfortable in his role Friday night. I also thought the two man booth of Michael Cole and Josh Matthews did well. Some three man combinations have and can work but my preference is a two man broadcast team not just for WWE but for football, hoops, and baseball.” Triple H vs. BrockRead More
- WWE officials and Mark Henry are not just in London to take the sights and sounds of the 2012 London Olympics, according to WWE announcer Jim Ross. Ross wrote in his latest blog that WWE is hoping to add to the roster. “WWE officials along with Mark Henry are in London at the Olympic Games doing some important due diligence for WWE Developmental. Stay tuned,” Ross wrote. – SmackDown General Manager Booker T announced Cody Rhodes will face Sin Cara on next week’s episode of SmackDown. – CM PunkRead More
- WWE Champion CM Punk sported a different hair style during his Street Fight Match victory over Daniel Bryan at Friday’s Raw live event in Jacksonville, Florida. In a change from his regular slicked back look, he sported a hairstyle similar to his time with The Nexus early last year. – WWE developmental wrestler Dean Ambrose competed in his first WWE match since mid-June at Friday’s Raw live event in Jacksonville, Florida. He defeated Alex Riley in a singles match. – Dean Malenko, who works for WWE as a producer,Read More

Posted On August 4, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Videos

Video: WWE SmackDown “Backstage Fallout” – August 3, 2012

Daniel Bryan, Aksana, Antonio Cesaro and other Superstars talk about recent SmackDown events.Read More
- David Otunga is being advertised for WWE’s upcoming tour of Australia scheduled from August 30 to September 1. This could be his first appearance since filming the WWE Studios movie “The Hive” with Halle Berry. John Laurinaitis has also been advertised for the tour, but was recently removed from the list of superstars on the WWE Live Events Page. Laurinaitis serves as a producer/agent at WWE live events, so he could still appear whenever needed. – Curt Hawkins has posted a new video on Tout challenging to his formerRead More
UFC President Dana White responded to Vince McMahon’s recent comments that UFC’s ratings are “abysmal.” “Vince keeps talking sh-t about us, I don’t know why,” White said. “There’s a lot of things that I could say about the WWE, but I would never… I don’t know why he’s trying to kick us in the balls.” “I like Vince. I have a good relationship with Vince… I think it’s in his nature as a competitor and as a human being, it’s the way that Vince is built.” “I don’t know, IRead More
Shawn Michaels was asked about CM Punk and Daniel Bryan being this generation’s version himself and Bret Hart in an interview with Aftermath on The Score. “I’m remiss at saying, ‘boy, it’s a big compliment to them!’ I hope they take it as a compliment… it’s just weird. If Bret and Shawn are something to be compared to, it’s only because we have a [Ric] Flair and [Ricky] Steamboat to be compared to. If that’s what we’re talking about, then I’m deeply complimented and honored to have that, and IRead More
- The Rock noted on his Twitter that he just finished an “intense” 15-week training camp and is headed to London to film Fast 6. – The new Rey Mysterio “The Mask is Back” t-shirt is now available at WWEShop.com at this link. – WWE superstar Mark Henry is currently in London for the Olympic games. The UK’s Daily Mirror has an article up detailing Henry’s visit. Henry, who competed in the Olympics 20 years ago back in 1992, has been tweeting photos of himself with various Olympic athletes. –Read More
- Here are some more highlights from the WWE conference call with investors on Thursday: * WWE is open to creating new wrestling shows for the Network if it makes sense economically. They are planning to have some live programming on the Network. * Vince McMahon feels that the writing of RAW and SmackDown is considerably better than it has been. He called it evolving when someone asked if they were trying to be edgier recently. * Regarding live event business on the SmackDown side, they are behind from whereRead More
- The official WWE website recently spoke with former two-time NCAA Champion and WWE fan Jake Herbert. The freestyle wrestler will be competing for the gold medal in the 185 lb. weight class on August 11th at the Olympic Games in London. Here are some highlights: WWE.com: Has the Warrior influenced your game plan on the mat at all? Have you considered wearing tassels or trying to gorilla press opponents? (Herbert went as Warrior for Halloween a few years back) Jake Herbert: (Laughs) That’s how I try to run outRead More
- Chris Jericho wrote on Twitter Thursday night that he does not see himself retiring anytime soon. Jericho took other fan questions and said that he will only ever wrestle for WWE and that Shawn Michaels is the greatest wrestler of all-time. – Hornswoggle will be at the 1pm Chicago Cubs vs. Milwaukee Brewers game on August 22nd at Miller Park in Milwaukee. He will be throwing out the first pitch that day. – WWE has seen high-definition pay-per-view buys increase to 34% this year, compared to 27% this timeRead More
- WWE sent out the following survey to fans regarding a potential Saturday morning TV show: “Imagine a weekly, half hour WWE television show on Saturday mornings that included highlights of the best action and funniest moments from recent WWE events and from the past. The show would feature fun segments with WWE Superstars both in the ring and behind the scenes to give viewers a chance to get to know them even better. Every episode would also include one action-packed match featuring different WWE Superstars each week. Based onRead More