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WWE Tries to Pull a Royal Rumble Swerve with Internet Fans, Backstage News on Rumble Changes

- Several talents were backstage at Sunday's WWE Royal Rumble pay-per-view including Chris Jericho and Nikolai Volkoff, who was mentioned by Triple H during a segment. Even though he wrestled on Sunday in North Carolina, Sean "X-Pac" Waltman was reportedly backstage as well but that could just be a rumor. WWE had 1 or 2 other names backstage at the Rumble in hopes of swerving the...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

WWE Tries to Pull a Royal Rumble Swerve with Internet Fans

Several talents were backstage at Sunday’s WWE Royal Rumble pay-per-view including Chris Jericho and Nikolai Volkoff, who was mentioned by Triple H during a segment. Even though he wrestled on Sunday in North Carolina, Sean “X-Pac” Waltman was reportedly backstage as well but that could just be a rumor. WWE had 1 or 2 other names backstage at the Rumble in hopes of swerving...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

HHH on WM 32, Photo from AT&T Stadium, Possible Rumble Entrant

- As noted, Alex Riley will not be working the WWE Royal Rumble pre-show on the WWE Network this Sunday. For what it’s worth, Riley predicted on last night’s RAW pre-show that he will be in Sunday’s 30-man Rumble main event. Riley said he would have the night of his life and referenced his recent social media campaign. – Several WWE official and talents were at AT&T Stadium...
Via Wrestle Scoop
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Triple H Comments on WrestleMania 32, Photo from AT&T Stadium, Possible Royal Rumble Entrant

- As noted, Alex Riley will not be working the WWE Royal Rumble pre-show on the WWE Network this Sunday. For what it's worth, Riley predicted on last night's RAW pre-show that he will be in Sunday's 30-man Rumble main event. Riley said he would have the night of his life and referenced his recent social media campaign. - Several WWE official and talents were at AT&T Stadium...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

New WWE Royal Rumble Matches Announced, Pre-show News

- WWE announced that Renee Young, Alex Riley Booker T and Corey Graves will be on the Royal Rumble Kickoff pre-show this Sunday. They also announced a six-man elimination match with The New Day vs. Cesaro, Tyson Kidd and Adam Rose for the pre-show. Below is the updated Rumble card after tonight’s RAW: 30-Man Royal Rumble Match Including Fernando, Diego, Fandango, Justin Gabriel...
Via Wrestle Scoop
7 days ago  |  Discuss

New WWE Royal Rumble Matches Announced, Kickoff Pre-show News

- WWE announced that Renee Young, Alex Riley Booker T and Corey Graves will be on the Royal Rumble Kickoff pre-show this Sunday. They also announced a six-man elimination match with The New Day vs. Cesaro, Tyson Kidd and Adam Rose for the pre-show. Below is the updated Rumble card after tonight's RAW: 30-Man Royal Rumble Match Including Fernando, Diego, Fandango, Justin Gabriel...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Big Tag Team Match and Elimination Match Announced for WWE Royal Rumble, More Pre-show News

- WWE announced that Renee Young, Alex Riley Booker T and Corey Graves will be on the Royal Rumble Kickoff pre-show this Sunday. They also announced a six-man elimination match with The New Day vs. Cesaro, Tyson Kidd and Adam Rose for the pre-show.WWE later announced The New Age Outlaws vs. The Ascension. Below is the updated Rumble card:30-Man Royal Rumble Match Including Fernando...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE NXT Report – 1/14/15

We are in Winter Park, Florida and your announcers are Rich Brennan, Renee Young, and Alex Riley. Match Number One: Tyson Kidd versus Finn Balor Balor with a drop kick to Kidd and he goes up top and misses a double stomp. Balor with a chop followed by an Irish whip and running chop to Kidd in the corner. Kidd with an Irish whip and Balor floats over and he chops Kidd. Balor...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryback Reacts To WWE ‘Firing’, Tonight’s RAW Pre-Show, More

– After the Indianapolis Colts beat the Denver Broncos yesterday, safety Sergio Brown celebrated with the team just like Ric Flair would. Click here to see it. – Scott Stanford will join Byron Saxton and Alex Riley on tonight’s RAW pre-show. – Ryback tweeted the following about his “firing” from WWE: What was once my inspiration has now taken away my 1 love. Through...
Via WZR Online
14 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE Hall of Famer Chops a Fan, Ryback Comments on HHH, More

- Courtesy of Title Match Wrestling, below is video of WWE Hall of Famer Tito Santana chopping a fan at a recent convention in Texas. The fan insisted that Tito chop him before he left. – Today would have been the 52nd birthday for women’s legend Luna Vachon and the 46th birthday of ECW Original Big Dick Dudley. – Scott Stanford will be back on the RAW Pre-show with Byron...
Via Wrestle Scoop
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Alex Riley Returns To The Ring – #FreeRiley Campaign Update

Last night at WWE’s house show in Beaumont, Texas, Alex Riley returned to the ring. He faced off with Darren Young, losing the match. He also continued his “#FreeRiley Campaign” with the following posts on Twitter… Let's see who else wants to fight for there life with me? @wwe #FreeRiley #RileyWalks — Alex Riley (@AlexRileyWWE) January 4, 2015 If u are in #WWEBeaumont...
Via WZR Online
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Riley Back In Action, Reigns Confirmed for WWE Game, Eva Marie Video

- Below is behind the scenes video of Eva Marie’s recent Muscle & Fitness shoot: – Roman Reigns confirmed today that he will be in the WWE Immortals mobile fighting video game. The Rock, John Cena and Brock Lesnar were previously confirmed. – Alex Riley was back in action at last night’s WWE live event in Beaumont, Texas. He played a heel and lost to Darren Young. Riley...
Via Wrestle Scoop
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Alex Riley Continues to Protest Online About Not Being Used

Alex Riley was back in action at last night’s WWE live event in Beaumont, Texas. He played a heel and lost to Darren Young. Riley is still using the #FreeRiley hashtag and has now started using the #RileyWalks hashtag to continue his social media storyline. Below are some of his tweets from before last night’s live event: Let's see who else wants to fight for there life with...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Live SmackDown News, “Free Riley” on WWE Network, Cesaro & Kidd

- WWE taped the following matches tonight in Detroit to air on this week’s Superstars: * Emma vs. Summer Rae * Tyson Kidd and Cesaro vs. Los Matadores. This was said to be a very good match. – We noted last week how Alex Riley had been tweeting the “#FreeRiley” hashtag and talking about wanting to be “freed” from his cage. At the end of tonight’s RAW pre-show on the...
Via Wrestle Scoop
December 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Hulk Hogan Returns On RAW Next Week, Rusev’s Next Feud?

– As seen on RAW, it appears that WWE is moving toward a Rusev vs. Ryback feud. During the Highlight Reel segment, Ryback confronted the US champion and Rusev backed down, suggesting this is the next opponent for him. – The Bella Twins recently took part in a smokin’ hot photoshoot in their bikinis on the beach. If you’re interested, you can click here to view 40+ photos...
Via WZR Online
December 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Segment for Tuesday’s Live SmackDown, “Free Riley” on WWE Network

- WWE is teasing a confrontation or match between Dean Ambrose and Bray Wyatt on tomorrow night’s live Super SmackDown. – We noted last week how Alex Riley had been tweeting the “#FreeRiley” hashtag and talking about wanting to be “freed” from his cage. At the end of tonight’s RAW pre-show on the WWE Network, Riley flashed a card that read “FREE RILEY” as he was...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
December 15, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE TLC: New Day versus Gold and Stardust kickoff video

Check out New Day versus Gold and Stardust along with some words from the kickoff panel of Alex Riley, Booker T, Paul Heyman and Renee Young ahead of tonight’s Tables, Ladders, Chairs and yes….Stairs PPV from the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio tonight.
Via Fight Booth
December 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Alex Riley Praises Tyson Kidd, Talks #FreeRiley Hashtag

Credit: ChadDukesWrestlingShow.com Alex Riley recently spoke about getting back in the ring and much more. Here are the highlights… His Recent Match With Tyson Kidd At The WWE Live Event in Fairfax, Virginia: “I wasn’t nervous man, I was just excited. I was just so excited to get an opportunity to get back out there again because I really have missed it so much, being inside...
Via WZR Online
December 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Alex Riley on the #FreeRiley Hashtag, Why He’s a Bray Wyatt Fan, More

- Chad Dukes of CBS Radio Washington DC 106.7 The Fan and ChadDukesWrestling.com spoke with Alex Riley. The full interview is at this link but here are a few highlights: His match with Tyson Kidd at the WWE Fairfax live event: “I wasn’t nervous man, I was just excited. I was just so excited to get an opportunity to get back out there again because I really have missed it so much...
Via Wrestle Scoop
December 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Alex Riley Talks About the #FreeRiley Hashtag

Chad Dukes of CBS Radio Washington DC 106.7 The Fan and ChadDukesWrestling.com spoke with Alex Riley. The full interview is at this link but here are a few highlights: His match with Tyson Kidd at the WWE Fairfax live event: “I wasn’t nervous man, I was just excited. I was just so excited to get an opportunity to get back out there again because I really have missed it so much...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
December 12, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE News: What To Expect From Tonight’s NXT Takeover Show

Tonight WWE will air the highly anticipated WWE NXT Takeover: R Evolution event from Full Sail University in Florida. The show will air live on the WWE Network, with a pre-show starting at 7:30 EST with Renne Young, Jason Albert and Alex Riley. Corey Graves will make a special announcement on the pre show. The show starts at 8pm EST, with the main event showcasing Sami Zayn challenging...
Via Wrestling News Depot
December 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Alex Riley Begins #LetMeOutThisCage, #FreeRiley Campaign

WWE NXT announcer Alex Riley posted a series of tweets on Tuesday in what appears to be a plea to WWE to let him back in the ring. He’s also been retweeting comments from fans saying that he deserves a push from the company. In an apparent response to Vince McMahon’s comments to Steve Austin last week about today’s WWE roster needing to “grab the brass ring,” Riley tweeted...
Via WZR Online
December 10, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE News: Backstage Reaction To Vince McMahon’s ‘Brass Ring’ Comments, Alex Riley Wants To Be Pushed

Last week during his podcast interview with “Stone Cold” Steve Austin on the WWE Network, Vince McMahon made a comment that he feels like there isn’t anybody on the roster trying to grab the “brass ring” like Austin and John Cena did. The “brass ring” comment has been referenced on WWE television several times by talent such as John Cena and Roman Reigns. As far as...
Via Wrestling News Depot
December 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Hayes Says Slammy Voting Wasn’t Rigged, TLC Pre & Post-Show News

- The WWE TLC Kickoff Pre-show on Sunday will be one-hour long. Renee Young, Booker T, Alex Riley and Paul Heyman will be on the panel. It will air on the WWE Network, the WWE App, YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Pheed and Pinterest. – There is currently a 15 minute TLC Fallout Post-show scheduled for 10:45pm EST on Sunday. WWE also had a live Fallout scheduled for Survivor...
Via Wrestle Scoop
December 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael “PS” Hayes Says WWE Slammy Voting Wasn’t Rigged, TLC Pre & Post-Show News

- The WWE TLC Kickoff Pre-show on Sunday will be one-hour long. Renee Young, Booker T, Alex Riley and Paul Heyman will be on the panel. It will air on the WWE Network, the WWE App, YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Pheed and Pinterest. - There is currently a 15 minute TLC Fallout Post-show scheduled for 10:45pm EST on Sunday. WWE also had a live Fallout scheduled for Survivor...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
December 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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