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The biggest busts in WWE history

Hype isn’t always a good thing for a new WWE wrestler. Sometimes too much hype can create unattainable expectations from fans. The cream doesn’t always rise to the top in these instances as these 10 busts can attest to.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-WWE Diva Kharma Appears on Comedy Central

The former Kharma, Awesome Kong, appeared in a segment on Comedy Central’s online-themed improv show “At Midnight” Wednesday night. A squirrel was flung from a slingshot with the former WWE and TNA Wrestling talent reaching out and appearing to grab the animal out of mid-air to eat it. She actually ate a cooked chicken drumstick Kong, who appeared as her character, was not...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-WWE Diva Kharma Appears on Comedy Central

The former Kharma, Awesome Kong, appeared in a segment on Comedy Central’s online-themed improv show “At Midnight” Wednesday night. A squirrel was flung from a slingshot with the former WWE and TNA Wrestling talent reaching out and appearing to grab the animal out of mid-air to eat it. She actually ate a cooked chicken drumstick Kong, who appeared as her character, was not...
Via Ring Side News
June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Gail Kim Talks About Lei’D Tapa’s TNA Departure, Feuds with Kong & Terrell, Promo Skills, and More

Gail Kim recently spoke with Smartasses Radio. Here are some highlights: Her thoughts on the TNA product: ”Impact Wrestling has really shaken things up. You see a lot of new young talent that they’re trying like Ethan Carter and The Wolves who are really great additions. Ethan, I’ve worked with in WWE when he was in NXT and I remember thinking, ‘Wow, this guy has a lot...
Via cheap-heat
March 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Kharma Loses A Ton Of Weight + TNA Attendance #’s, More

Partial Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter – Former TNA Knockout and WWE Diva Awesome Kong/Kharma (Kia Stevens) has apparently lost a ton of weight and has launched a new dieting program. For more information, visit Fit4AllDiet.com. – The following are some recent TNA attendance figures: January 29th live event in Dublin, Ireland drew approximately 1,000 fans January 31st...
Via WZR Online
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-TNA Knockout Awesome Kong Loses A Ton Of Weight

Former TNA Knockout and WWE Diva Awesome Kong/Kharma (Kia Stevens) has apparently lost a ton of weight and has launched a new dieting program. For more information, visit Fit4AllDiet.com.
Via TNA Wrestling News
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Former TNA Wrestler Loses A Ton Of Weight

The following is a photo of former TNA Knockout Awesome Kong:
Via TNA Wrestling News
October 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Gail Kim: ‘Don’t Compare Lei’D Tapa To Awesome Kong’

Sunday at Bound For Glory, Gail Kim captured the TNA Women’s Knockout Championship for a third time by defeating ODB and Brooke, with assistance from Lei’D Tapa. The new champ, however, would prefer that fans not compare Tapa to former TNA Women’s Knockout Champion Awesome Kong. “People need to stop comparing @LeiD_Tapa to awesome kong,” Kim wrote on Twitter. “Tapa Is...
Via TNA Wrestling News
October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Ex-TNA Knockout Awesome Kong Returning To WWE?

Former WWE Diva and TNA Knockout Awesome Kong/Kharma recently appeared on the latest Future Endeavors podcast and indicated that she is close to returning to WWE. We shall see.
Via TNA Wrestling News
September 26, 2013  |  Discuss

How Old Are Awesome Kong & Jerry Jarrett, More

– Jerry Jarrett turns 71 years old today. – Amazing/Awesome “Kharma” Kong turns 36 years old today. As noted last week here on the website, she has lost a ton of weight as of late. You can click here to view photos of her weight loss.
Via TNA Wrestling News
September 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Awesome Kong Loses Mad Weight, TV Ratings Are Changing, Lesnar’s Schedule Update, Naomi Meets Rikishi

Kharma debuts new look: Awesome Kong who briefly worked in WWE as Kharma has lost a lot of weight and dropped the monster gimmick. Here is a recent photo from the SHINE 12 internet pay-per-view, where she defeated Mercedes Martinez… TV ratings to be compiled differently: Nielsen the company that compiles TV ratings for the United States are changing their system to include modern...
Via Wrestling Truth
August 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Steve Austin Raps (Video!), + Update On Kharma, & More

– Kharma (Awesome Kong) is scheduled to appear on an upcoming episode of Double Divas on the Lifetime Network. The show focuses on two lingerie shop owners in George. Kharma wrote on Twitter: “Thank you to everyone at LiviRae and the cast & crew of ‘Double Divas’ for helping me find under gear that’ll keep my puppies in check! I’ll keep you all posted on the air date...
Via WZR Online
August 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Ex-TNA Knockout Awesome Kong ‘Shoots’ & More

Kayfabe Commentaries has released the trailer for the new “You Shoot” DVD with former TNA Knockout and WWE Diva Awesome “Kharma” Kong. Check it out below:
Via TNA Wrestling News
August 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Awesome Kong’s Return Revealed, Amazing Red Injured

Partial Source: Pwinsider.com – Former TNA Knockout Awesome Kong (aka Kharma in the WWE) is booked this weekend for Dory and Marti Funk’s !Bang! promotion in Ocala, Florida. Kong will be in an eight person tag team match featuring Dory Funk Jr., Johnny Magnum, Quinton “Drop-Back” Hitchcock vs. Amazing Kong, Romero Youngblood and a Mystery Partner. You can get more details...
Via TNA Wrestling News
July 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Ex-TNA Knockout Awesome Kong ‘Returning To TV’

Former TNA Knockout Awesome “Kharma” Kong posted the following on Twitter… Preparing for a fun return to television. More details to follow! — Kharma (@Kharma) July 21, 2013
Via TNA Wrestling News
July 22, 2013  |  Discuss

TNA Taping ‘One Night Only’ PPVs Next Week

TNA will tape six PPVs next week at the Impact Zone, which will be the final events in the facility. They have reached out to several former faces about coming in. A number of women were contacted about a Knockouts PPV but turned it down, including Awesome Kong, Traci Brooks, Roxxi and Angelina Love. Shelly Martinez, who worked as Salinas with LAX, said online that no one contacted...
Via TNA Wrestling News
March 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Why Lethal Lockdown Had No Roof, More Names Turn Down TNA’s Knockouts PPV, Bully Ray

- Add former TNA Knockouts Winter and Rain (Peyton Banks) to the list of women who have turned down TNA’s offer to return for the upcoming all-Knockouts pay-per-view taping. We noted before that Roxxi, Sarita, Traci Brooks, Angelina Love and Awesome Kong have also turned the company down to return that night. - TNA had plans in place to bring down a cage roof for the Lethal Lockdown...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
March 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Backstage Reaction to TNA Lockdown PPV, Why Sting Brought Weapons, More Knockouts Say No

- Add former TNA Knockouts Winter and Rain (Peyton Banks) to the list of women who have turned down TNA’s offer to return for the upcoming all-Knockouts pay-per-view taping. We noted before that Roxxi, Sarita, Traci Brooks, Angelina Love and Awesome Kong have also turned the company down to return that night. - TNA had plans in place to bring down a cage roof for the Lethal Lockdown...
Via cheap-heat
March 13, 2013  |  Discuss

A Third Ex-TNA Knockout Turns Down A Return Offer

Nicole “Roxxi” Raczynski is the latest former TNA Knockout that has reportedly turned down an offer to return at the upcoming Knockouts “One Night Only” PPV. We reported the following here on the website yesterday: Former WWE “Diva” Kia “Kharma” Stevens noted on Twitter that she recently turned down an offer from TNA to appear at an upcoming taping for a Knockouts...
Via WZR Online
March 11, 2013  |  Discuss

A Third Ex-TNA Knockout Turns Down A Return Offer

Nicole “Roxxi” Raczynski is the latest former TNA Knockout that has reportedly turned down an offer to return at the upcoming Knockouts “One Night Only” PPV. We reported the following here on the website yesterday: Former WWE “Diva” Kia “Kharma” Stevens noted on Twitter that she recently turned down an offer from TNA to appear at an upcoming taping for a Knockouts...
Via TNA Wrestling News
March 11, 2013  |  Discuss

2 Ex-TNA Knockouts Turn Down Return Offers

Former WWE “Diva” Kia “Kharma” Stevens noted on Twitter that she recently turned down an offer from TNA to appear at an upcoming taping for a Knockouts themed “One Night Only” PPV special in Orlando. Stevens worked for TNA from 2007 to 2010 as Awesome Kong. Nope! Declined offer RT: “@Gavin_Harvey1D: @Kharma will you be at tna knockout know night only ?” TNA Wrestling...
Via TNA Wrestling News
March 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Bobby Roode Not Backstage at Lockdown, Awesome Kong Turns TNA Deal Down, More

- Embedded in the video below is another promo video for tonight's TNA Lockdown pay-per-view event. - Former Knockout Awesome Kong revealed on Twitter that she has turned down TNA's Knockouts-exclusive pay-per-view event which will be taped on Sunday, March 17th. As noted earlier, Angelina Love and Traci Brooks turned down offers to appear at the event. - PWInsider reports...
Via Ring Side News
March 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Lei'D Tapa Discusses TNA Gut Check, Women's Football and More

Lei'D Tapa spoke to WrestlingEpicenter.com. Here are some highlights from the interview. - Lei'D Tapa says getting the chance to be on Impact Wrestling's TNA Gut Check was like a dream come true. She says when she started only 2 years ago, everyone said it would take several years to get a chance at being on TV. She knows her chance came sooner than expected and does...
Via Ring Side News
March 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Must-Read Awesome Kong Interview – WWE, TNA, Return

Amazing Kong recently spoke with Wrestling101.con about her career, her time in WWE and TNA and more. Check out the highlights: On how she got into the business: “It started off as a joke that went too far, WWE at the time was doing Tough Enough and my brother in law wanted to participate and he had me download the application form and I decided I would turn one in as well. I then...
Via TNA Wrestling News
March 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Kharma On Her Brief Stint In WWE, Whether She May Return, The Divas Division

In the spring of 2011, Kia Stevens, famously known as Awesome Kong, burst onto the WWE scene by decimating members of the Divas division. Then, almost as suddenly as she first appeared, the internationally-acclaimed grappler took a leave of absence, with her affiliation with the sports-entertainment organization ultimately ceasing last summer. Speaking to Wrestling101.com, Stevens...
Via Wrestle Scoop
March 01, 2013  |  Discuss
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