Royal Rumble Tag

Posted On January 30, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Update On Tonight’s Royal Rumble PPV (Contains Spoilers)

– Multi-time champion Booker T has arrived to Boston, Massachusetts for tonight’s Royal Rumble pay-per-view. He is expected to participate in tonight’s 40-Man Royal Rumble Match. — “Hacksaw” Jim Duggan is expected to appear at tonight’s Royal Rumble pay-per-view as he is in town for an autograph signing with fellow former WWE talent Carlito. — Christian was flown into Boston for tonight’s Royal Rumble pay-per-view. It is presently unclear what his role at the event will be. It should be noted that he isn’t wearing his arm in a sling.Read More
– Donna Goldsmith, Chief Operating Officer of WWE, announced this week she would be leaving the organization effective Feb. 28. Many within WWE were shocked by her resignation and it’s been speculated that it is due in part to the company’s disappointing fourth quarter earnings. Goldsmith was regarded as the second most powerful person in the company, since Linda McMahon stepped down from her position as CEO in September 2009 to launch a self-financed Senate campaign. — The latest issue of Power Slam reports that Triple H’s return to WWERead More

Posted On January 30, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Update On Royal Rumble Surprise Spoiler

Kevin Nash was spotted today arriving at Boston Logan International Airport, which is within the vicinity of tomorrow night’s Royal Rumble pay-per-view. He was sporting dark brown hair. Nash, as well as Booker T, are scheduled to appear as surprise entrants for tomorrow night’s 40-Man Royal Rumble Match. Photos of *NEW LOOK* Kevin Nash -> source: PWInsider.comRead More
– Donna Goldsmith, Chief Operating Officer of World Wrestling Entertainment, announced this week she would be leaving the organizaion effective Feb. 28. The notice is available here. Goldsmith was head of WWE Consumer Products for a number of years, which was considered the premiere division in the company for most of the past decade. She was promoted to COO and only trailed Vince McMahon in regards to power in the organization. — It was reported yesterday that Booker T canceled his scheduled appearance at this weekend’s New Orleans Comic Con.Read More

Posted On January 29, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Phoenix Wants To Compete In The Rumble, Wrestlicious Update

– WWE Hall of Famer Jerry “The King” Lawler vs. Matt Riviera headlines New Millennium Wrestling’s Feb. 26 event at the Balch Springs Recreation Center in Balch Springs, Texas. — WWE Hall of Famer Jimmy Hart said last week on The Bubba the Love Sponge Show that Wrestlicious is close to securing a television deal with MTV2. — Beth Phoenix revealed to SLAM! Wrestling that she wants another Royal Rumble opportunity. “The Glamazon” took part in last year’s showcase, kissing and then eliminating The Great Khali. “There’s 10 more spots,Read More

Posted On January 28, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Booker T Cancels Weekend Appearances, Royal Rumble Sells Out

– Six-time world champion Booker T has canceled his scheduled appearance at this weekend’s New Orleans Comic Con at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. Regarding a surprise appearance at Sunday’s Royal Rumble pay-per-view, he was in discussions with World Wrestling Entertainment officials a few weeks ago regarding a potential return. — This Sunday’s Royal Rumble pay-per-view at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts is sold out. Complementary tickets for the event are hard to come by and scalpers have reportedly unloaded their share. — TheRead More
– R-Truth vs. Tyson Kidd is the lone match advertised for tonight’s episode of WWE Superstars on WGN America. Other matches scheduled to take place include: * David Hart Smith and Yoshi Tatsu vs. Primo and Zack Ryder * Trent Barreta vs. Tyler Reks — WWE Champion The Miz discussed with Sports Town Chicago his Royal Rumble match with Randy Orton, ideas he has for T-shirts, having his own action figure, the contents of Alex Riley’s briefcase, and more. — The official website of the U.S. Bank Arena has postedRead More
All right so I’m going back to an old article I wrote a few months back where I put fictional betting lines on wrestling matches. I’m going to do this for the Royal Rumble pay-per-view because you know and I know gambling should be legal for everyone and quite frankly we should be able to bet on wrestling out comes. I know you are thinking “But Jared  the outcome if predetermined and people in the company would make millions.”, well random jerk who interrupts me while making a point, doRead More
– Beginning with the Royal Rumble, all WWE Blu-ray releases will include the DVD version. There will be a price increase of $5. — WWE officials contacted representatives of Duane Chapman (star of Dog the Bounty Hunter on A&E) a few weeks ago regarding a possible appearance at WrestleMania XXVII. It is said that both sides were far apart on financial terms. — According to a person who spoke directly to Vince McMahon this past week, Wade Barrett vs. The Undertaker is currently penciled in as the main event forRead More

Posted On January 26, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Duggan Ready For Royal Rumble, Nunzio Appears At SD Taping

– “Hacksaw” Jim Duggan is scheduled for an autograph signing this Sunday in Boston, the site of WWE’s annual Royal Rumble pay-per-view. While the WWE Legend says he hasn’t been asked to participate in the match, he tells Fanhouse.com that he is ready and willing if he gets the call. “You never know. I will be in Boston — the show is in Boston — I’ll be up there doing some other events not associated with the WWE so I might stop in but I always bring my gear,” heRead More

Posted On January 25, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Title Match Announced For Rumble, Sunny Denies HOF Reports

– Michelle McCool and Layla said tonight on Raw that they never got their Divas Championship rematch against Natalya and therefore are using it at Sunday’s Royal Rumble pay-per-view. WWE.com has specified that the match will be a 2-on-1 Handicap Match. — The Raw live event on Feb. 24 has been moved to the Voltaire Paladines Polo Coliseum in Guayaquil, Ecuador. It was originally scheduled to take place at the Movistar Arena in Santiago, Chile. — Former WWE talent Tammy Sytch (a/k/a Sunny) is denying online reports claiming she willRead More
– Percy Watson beat William Regal in a dark match prior to tonight’s Raw taping in Detroit, Michigan. The NXT season two contestant between Regal following the Showtime Splash. — Matches taped tonight in Detroit, Michigan for this Thursday’s episode of WWE Superstars on WGN America were: R-Truth vs. Tyson Kidd; David Hart Smith and Yoshi Tatsu vs. Primo and Zack Ryder. — Chris Masters, who has been largely relegated to WWE Superstars since his return to World Wrestling Entertainment in 2009, is reportedly scheduled for a push following theRead More

Posted On January 24, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jim Ross’ Status For Royal Rumble

Jim Ross posted a new blog on his official website yesterday. In it, he wrote he will not be traveling to Royal Rumble next Sunday in Boston, Massachusetts and instead will be ordering the show on pay-per-view.Read More
– Triple H appeared today on ESPN’s NFL Countdown to talk about Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rogers, who makes a belt motion around his waist during on-field celebrations. — DirecTV is still advertising the Royal Rumble as a 30-Man Match in their commercial promoting the event. The commercial also has Randy Orton and Edge boasting about winning the match. Both Superstars have not been announced for the battle royal. — WWE creative has discussed reuniting Randy Orton and Edge as a tandem after the Royal Rumble. The duo isRead More

Posted On January 20, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

JR On Working As A Referee On Tuesday, Rumble Winner Pick, More

Jim Ross wrote the following about working as a referee in the dark match main event at Tuesday’s Smackdown taping in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He also gave his favorite to win the Royal Rumble. Below are the highlights: I found out about the need for me to be in Tulsa EARLY Tuesday morning as I had not planned on making the 200 mile round trip after just getting home from a 6 day road trip. A Twitter follower inferred that she thought that I likely wanted to be on the showRead More

Posted On January 18, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The New Nexus Announced As Rumble Participants

CM Punk, Husky Harris, David Otunga and Michael McGillicutty were all announced as participants for the 40-man Royal Rumble Match at Royal Rumble 2011. As previously reported, John Cena is also scheduled for the match. WWE Royal Rumble 2011 will take place Sunday, January 30, 2011 from the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. We’ll have live coverage here at PWMania.com.Read More

Posted On January 17, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Update On The 40-Man Royal Rumble, AJ Styles Injury Update

– TNA star AJ Styles, who was pulled from last weekend’s Genesis pay-per-view due to injury, posted the following update on his condition today on Twitter.com/AJStylesOrg: “Good check-up from the doc today on my hip. Hopefully at the next ppv I’ll be ready to go.” — As previously reported, it’s been announced that the 2011 Royal Rumble match will feature 40 competitors instead of the usual 30. WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross posted the following on Twitter @JRsBBQ regarding the news: “If having 40 men in the Royal RumbleRead More

Posted On January 13, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

World Heavyweight Title Match Announced For The Rumble

WWE announced this evening that World Heavyweight Champion Edge will defend his title against Dolph Ziggler at the Royal Rumble pay-per-view. Ziggler became the No. 1 contender to the World Heavyweight Championship last week on SmackDown. Below is the updated Royal Rumble pay-per-view line-up. WWE Championship Match The Miz (c) vs. Randy Orton World Heavywegith Championship Match Edge (c) vs. Dolph Ziggler 30-Man Royal Rumble match for a shot at the WWE Championship or World Heavyweight Championship at WrestleMania XXVII See photo of Vickie Guerrero & her *NEW* boyfriend ->Read More
– Conor O’Brian scored 4 immunity points via this week’s NXT Rookie Challenge, Battle of the Mic. The immunity points standings are as follows: Johnny Curtis (5), Conor O’Brian (4), Derrick Bateman (3), Byron Saxton (1), Brodus Clay (0). Jacob Novak had 1 immunity point at the time of his elimination. — NXT standings following the Jan. 4 episode are as follows: Conor O’Brian (2-0), Byron Saxton (3-1), Brodus Clay (2-1), Johnny Curtis (1-3), Derrick Bateman (0-3). Jacob Novak was 1-2 at the time of his elimination. — The WWERead More