Extreme Rules Tag

– Brock Lesnar gave General Manager John Laurinaitis a list of changes he wants made to his contract in the Extreme Rules Match contract signing on Monday’s Raw SuperShow, otherwise he would refuse to fight John Cena at Extreme Rules. Saying he’s not the “naïve farm boy” he was eight years ago, Lesnar demanded to have access to Vince McMahon’s private jet, the preference to show up on Raw only when he wants, no fines of any kind for his actions and Raw being renamed Monday Night Raw: Starring BrockRead More

Posted On April 23, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Confirmed For Tonight’s Three-Hour WWE Raw Supershow

WWE’s first three-hour Raw Supershow of 2012 takes place tonight from the Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. WWE will also tape the Raw portion of this week’s WWE Superstars before Raw. The only officially item advertised for the three-hour show is John Cena and Brock Lesnar’s “contract signing” for Sunday’s Extreme Rules main event.The Joe Louis Arena is advertising this as Lesnar’s first WWE appearance in Detroit in eight years. CM Punk & John Cena vs. Chris Jericho & Kane is being advertised for the live crowd as theRead More

Posted On April 17, 2012By Joe ThunderIn Columns

ThunderStruck: Raw Analysis 04/16/12

We open Raw with a no DQ, no countout WWE Title match with CM Punk defending against Mark Henry. Punk wins the match via the three count after using a steel chair drop from the top rope with the chair in place of his elbow. ^This wasn’t incredible, but it was pretty good and definitely an entertaining match. Henry dominated Punk all over ringside and looked to have a major upper hand when he threw Punk into the ringside barrier. The character of Punk looked angry and frustrated throughout theRead More

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

*Spoilers* WWE Raw Supershow Taping Results For Tonight

- Thanks to Raul for the following WWE RAW Supershow spoilers from today’s tapings in London, England at the O2 Arena. These will air at the normal time tonight on the USA Network. Dark Match: * Dean Ambrose beat Alex Riley. Ambrose got the win after pulling his knee pad down and hitting a running knee to Riley’s head. RAW, Airing Tonight: * Lilian Garcia opened with God Save the Queen. * Mark Henry comes out to open the show. The No DQ, No Count Out WWE Title Match withRead More
– WWE has released the synopsis for Classics On Demand programming during the month of May: “Relive the insane moments that made you say…OMG! From unbelievable moves to shocking moments, it’s a jaw-dropping month full of the unexpected. It’s “OMG! Month” all May on WWE Classics On Demand.” — WWE will hold a SmackDown taping on Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri. — Alicia Fox and William Regal will be signing autographs Thursday in Cardiff, Wales to promote WWE’s The Best of Raw andRead More

Posted On April 9, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Brock Lesnar vs. John Cena Announced For WWE Extreme Rules

John Laurinaitis announced on Raw tonight that Brock Lesnar will face John Cena at this year’s Extreme Rules pay-per-view. WWE Extreme Rules will be held on April 29, 2012 from the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois.Read More

Posted On April 6, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Brock Lesnar Announced For WWE Shows, SD In Baltimore

– WWELiveTour.com has Brock Lesnar scheduled for Monday’s Raw SuperShow at the Verizon Center in Washington D.C. and the April 23, 2012 show at the Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. He is also slated to appear at Extreme Rules on April 29, 2012 at the AllState Arena in Chicago, Illinois.   — WWE will hold a SmackDown taping on Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at the at the 1st Mariner Arena in Baltimore, Maryland. Tickets go on sale Saturday, April 21, 2012 via Ticketmaster. — Natalya’s victory over Kaitlyn onRead More

Posted On April 4, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Brock Lesnar Returning To The Ring As Early As Extreme Rules PPV

PWInsider reports that we could see Brock Lesnar in a WWE ring as soon as the Extreme Rules or Over the Limit pay-per-view.   Lesnar is not just back to build to WrestleMania 29 – he will be wrestling before then.Read More
– John Cena hit a milestone on Monday by netting 10 million fans on Facebook, becoming the first WWE Superstar to do so. He has since accumulated over 108,000 additional fans. — In a trivia note, The Miz’s television record since losing the WWE Championship to John Cena in a Triple Threat Steel Cage Match at Extreme Rules on May 1, 2011 is 15-32. — Nigel McGuinness is working on a documentary about the end of his wrestling career. He also appears in a commissioner role for a West VirginiaRead More
– WWE announced the following on Facebook: “It’s official! WWE Raw’s record-breaking 1,000th episode will take place July 23, 2012 on USA Network! RSVP for this historic night on Facebook for future updates!” — The pre-sale password for WWE’s Extreme Rules pay-per-view event is WWERULES. The pre-sale kicks off Tuesday morning at 10:00 a.m. at Ticketmaster.com. Extreme Rules takes place April 29, 2012 at the Allstate Arena in Chicago, Illinois. — Signs promoting Colt Cabana, Cliff Compton and Cabana’s Art of Wrestling podcast were confiscated by Allstate Arena personnel atRead More

Posted On September 12, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Sheamus Re-signs With WWE, McCool Teases “Flawless” Return

– Michelle McCool, who retired last April at Extreme Rules, teased on Twitter that she will once again become “Flawless.” McCool wrote Sunday, “Enough laziness…after 4 mos “off,” tomorrow I will once again become….. FLAWLESS!!! Not that I lost it – (@ExcuseMeWWE inspires me!)” Diva-Dirt.com wrote to McCool and told her not to play with their emotions. She responded, “whatsoever would you be talking about?!? I’d nevvvvver play with yalls emotions…REAL TALK!!!” — Eden Stiles handled ring announcing duties for this week’s SmackDown live events in Canada. — Sheamus reportedlyRead More

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

PPV Buyrates Revealed For WM27, Extreme Rules, OTL, More

WWE announced its 2nd quarter financial results on Thursday – including the pay–er-view buyrates for WrestleMania, Extreme Rules, Over The Limit and Capitol Punishment. WWE did a total of 1,598,000 pay-per-view buys in the second quarter of 2011, mostly due to the 1,059,000 buys from WrestleMania 27. * Extreme Rules 2011 did 209,000 buys, up from 182,000 in 2010. * Over the Limit 2011 did 140,000 buys, down from 197,000 in 2010. * Capitol Punishment 2011 scored 170,000 buys, up from Fatal 4 Way doing 143,000 in 2010. Comparing theRead More
Former WWE Women’s Champion Layla announced this evening on her Twitter account that she tore both the ACL and MCL in her knee and will undergo surgery tomorrow. “Well my knee injury is worse than I thought… I tore both my ACL and MCL,” she wrote. “Having surgery tomorrow.” “I’m ready to heal and be stronger than ever!!!!” She continued, “Not gonna blame anyone yet for making it worse than after Michelle McCool and my match. “Just need the time to heal. Thank you all for support always.” Recovery timeRead More
It was announced earlier this week that Kelly Kelly made Maxim‘s Hot 100 list, which is known as “the definitive list of the world’s most beautiful women.” Kelly is ecstatic over making the prestigious list as it is a dream come true. “This has always been a dream of mine,” Kelly Kelly told WWE.com. “It’s something I wanted to strive to be on. When I got the announcement that I was going to be on it, I thought that this is such an honor and such a dream come true.”Read More

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

Report: Why WWE Booked Major Angle on SD (Spoiler)

As many of you may now know, the top story on the internet today is the fact that Randy Orton defeated Christian at the Smackdown taping last night to become the new World Heavyweight Champion. After speaking to several key WWE insiders, PWMania can now provide details behind why WWE decided to book this major title change just days after Christian won the title at Extreme Rules. To begin with, as we exclusively reported several days ago, Randy Orton is set to become the focal point of the Smackdown brand,Read More
– Sunday’s Extreme Rules pay-per-view event featured 1 hour, 38 minutes and 47 seconds of in-ring action. By comparison, WrestleMania XXVII had 1 hour, 41 minutes and 6 seconds of in-ring action. — WWE is participating in a promotional campaign with Best Buy for the new Blackberry Playbook Tablet as they’re having Superstars post comments on Twitter regarding the device, as well as a link to BestBuy.com. — Both Kelly Kelly and former WWE Diva Stacy Keibler are ranked in Maxim’s annual “Hot 100″ list. Kelly ranked #82 while KeiblerRead More
– ESPN.com posted an article concerning last night’s episode of Monday Night Raw. The article notes Miami Heat players Dwyane Wade, LeBron James and other athletes helping Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson celebrate his birthday. The result of the WWE Championship Match between John Cena and The Miz is also mentioned. — Kharma is a member of the Raw roster. WWE.com added a profile on the wrestler formerly known as Awesome Kong to the Raw Superstars page today. She is not, however, listed as a WWE Diva. Kharma made her debutRead More
– The April 29 episode of WWE SmackDown garnered a 1.96 cable rating, up from 1.87 the previous week. The two-hour program averaged 3.05 million viewers, up from 2.8 the week before. — Raw draftee Chris Masters beat Primo in a dark match prior to tonight’s Raw in Miami, Florida. — Brodus Clay suffered a severe gash on his head last night at Extreme Rules after being driven into a ladder by Christian. A great deal of blood gushed from his wound and it is said that he may haveRead More
– WWE.com is now listing Alberto Del Rio’s personal ring announcer Ricardo Rodriguez as a member of the Raw roster. While Del Rio was moved to Raw in last week’s Draft, Rodriguez, however, was not officially. Meanwhile, Ranjin Singh is still listed a member of the Raw roster despite being drafted to SmackDown along with The Great Khali last Tuesday. — Bret Hart posted the following on Twitter regarding the death of Osama bin Laden. “I hope before his trip 2 hell, dad, Owen, Bulldog, & Pillman gave Bin LadenRead More