Found January 18, 2013 on
Ring Side News:
- A brief clip of Alberto Del Rio and Big Show facing off on WWE TV was shown on The Jimmy Kimmel Show last night during an "Unnecessary Censorship" segment. You can check out footage below.
- Curt Hawkins debuted a new look in his return match at Thursday’s Smackdown live event in Anchorage, Alaska. You can check out a photo from the event below.
- Former WWE Superstar Edge will receive the Lou Thesz award at the 2013 Tragos/Thesz Pro Wrestling Hall Of Fame in Waterloo, Iowa this July.
Rumored WrestleMania PPV Card, Former WWE Star Starts Twitter War, Dusty Rhodes Done with WWE?
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Kimmel is back with his blockbuster series, “Jimmy Talks to Kids”, this time hes asking elementary school kids what the differences are between a boy and a girl. In the crazy world of linebacker’s pseudo fake girlfriends and catfish, it’s nice to see some simple pure comedy. It’s like the best parts of Kindergarten Cop, supercut into a 2 minute video. Hilarity ensues.
– WWE NXT worker Rick Victor returned to action at Thursday’s live event. He’s been out of action for the last few months due to an injury.
– Following Alberto Del Rio’s world heavyweight title win, there is again talk that Alberto could be paired up with Rosa Mendes.
– WWE released a new video to promote tickets to WrestleMania AXXESS:
Kimmel decided to slap nemesis, Matt Damon, in the face by subbing in his Jimmy Kimmel Live wingman, Guillermo, in the new blockbuster, Bourne Ultimatum.
Credit – Wrestling Observer
The current layout for WWE’s Royal Rumble pay-per-view has a Rumble qualifying match planned for the YouTube pre-show, a Divas Title match that has not been determined yet, Kane and Daniel Bryan vs. Cody Rhodes and Damien Sandow, Big Show vs. Alberto Del Rio, CM Punk vs. The Rock and the 30-man Rumble match.
A timed out script shows the Divas match...
Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter
An early script for the Royal Rumble has been circulating online, listing the match order and times for those matches. These following times include ring entrances, the match and then the post-match happenings…
* Kaitlyn will defend the Divas championship against an opponent to be determined – 10 minutes
* Team Hell No vs. Team Rhodes...
– Trendr.tv reports that this week’s WWE SmackDown scored a 70,048 in social media activity. This is down 17 percent from last week’s show which featured the return of The Rock and also Alberto Del Rio’s world title win.
SmackDown was up 10,000 compared to the first show of the year. Also, besides last week’s episode, it was the most socially-active Friday show since November...
- There was talk again recently of putting Rosa Mendes with World Heavyweight Champion Alberto Del Rio. Rosa has been tweeting and touting health and nutrition tips on the Road to WrestleMania. She's calling it her "Musclemania."
- Rey Mysterio and Sin Cara are expected to be in the 30-man Royal Rumble match this year.
- It was recently reported via PWInsider that...
- There was talk again recently of putting Rosa Mendes with World Heavyweight Champion Alberto Del Rio. Rosa has been tweeting and touting health and nutrition tips on the Road to WrestleMania. She’s calling it her “Musclemania.”- Rey Mysterio and Sin Cara are expected to be in the 30-man Royal Rumble match this year.- It was recently reported via PWInsider that Randy Orton...
A clip of Alberto Del Rio and The Big Show’s interview promo from RAW this week aired on Jimmy Kimmel’s late night show for his “Unnecessary Censorship” segment:
– For today’s wrestling birthdays, WWE Superstar R-Truth turns 41 today. WWE Hall of Famer Pat Patterson turns 72.
– Lilian Garcia noted on Twitter that she’s in Las Vegas this weekend for “Big music meetings!!”. She also said that there would be new music from her in 2013 and that there are “Big things ahead!!!”
– ESPN has released their latest WWE Power Rankings...