Found November 07, 2012 on
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- Wade Barrett was asked on Twitter why he wraps his knuckles. He replied:
"I wrap my fists, but my knuckles are always bare. Wrapping my fists compacts the metacarpal bones in my hand, which leads to a harder punching surface and a reduced risk of injury."
- The local wrestler who Jack Swagger defeated before Tuesday's WWE TV tapings in Birmingham was Dutch wrestler Emil Sitotci. Sitotci was trained by NXT star Kassius Ohno, Mike Quackenbush and Mexican star Jorge Rivera. Sitotci has been wrestling since 2001.
- WWE officials are considering having The Miz as the final member of Team Foley at Survivor Series. Miz could be in line for a babyface run or there may be a swerve in the works with him staying as a heel.
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As noted last week, the @CrankyVince Twitter account recently suggested that a WWE Superstar recently requested his release. The account followed up yesterday with the following tweet.
“WELL F*CK JACK SWAGGER AND HIS REQUEST. WHO THE F*CK IS JACK SWAGGER?”
The account has leaked information in the past, which has caused WWE officials to grow concerned that the account is administered...
- On this week’s “Backstage Fallout” for Raw, Antonio Cesaro, The Prime Time Players, Team Co-Bro’s and the Uso brothers discuss happenings from the program.
- Catalina Hager, wife of Jack Swagger, denied a claim that the Superstar has asked for his release from WWE.
In response to this tweet, “Has jack asked for his wwe release @CrankyVince seems to think so,” she wrote...
- Below is footage of Wade Barrett speaking to the crowd after last night’s RAW in England:
- To hype tonight’s Super SmackDown on SyFy, WWE’s website is doing an angle where Big Show attacked Sheamus in a pub last night after RAW. William Regal, who was out having a pint with Sheamus, tried to break the fight up.
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Jack Swagger defeated Emil Sitoci. A four-minute squash match. Swagger had the same gimmick he’s used in the past. Thanks to Dot Net reader Robin Bal for passing along the identity of Swagger’s opponent.
WWE Saturday Morning Slam (Airing Saturday):
Josh Mathews and R-Truth came out for commentary.
The Uso’s defeated...
Tonight WWE will tape this week’s Main Event episode from the Birmingham LG Arena in Birmingham, England. Here are the full results.
* Jack Swagger defeated a local wrestler
WWE Main Event(Airing Wednesday)
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This week’s show begins with the opening theme and crowd shots from Birmingham, England as Michael Cole welcomes us to the show with The Miz on color. This week, Sheamus faces Wade Barrett.
-Big Show’s music hits and he comes down as we check out the footage from the pub fight. Show joins commentary. Wade Barrett’s music hits as he makes his way to the ring for his match. Cole...
- Former WWE Diva Serena Deeb participated in the Free to Breathe Yogathon in Baltimore this weekend. The event raised over $30,000 for charity.
- The Bella Twins filmed another Celebrity Sweat fitness video this weekend with actor James Maslow, rapper Nelly and others.
- At Sunday’s SmackDown live event in England, Wade Barrett and William Regal teamed together as babyfaces. They...
- Mick Foley appears on Imus in the Morning Thursday to promote his new holiday children's book, "A Most Mizerable Christmas," The show is syndicated on radio, and also airs on the Fox Business Network from 6:00 a.m. to 9:20 a.m.
- WWE has released online the Wade Barrett video package that aired on Wednesday's episode of WWE Main Event.
- AXS.com is currently...