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Rusev and the Greatest Anti-American Heels of All Time

What will the WWE really do with Rusev? Putting him through the paces, having him face the company’s best big men, having his hot valet and voice piece flaunt herself in and out of the ring and challenging every American and non-American face there is in the WWE. The idea is brilliant since there has not been a true anti-American villain angle in quite some time.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
12 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE & Giving Tuesday, Rollins vs. Cena Cage Match Advertised, Sheik

- Courtesy of Sports Illustrated, below is a new clip from the upcoming documentary on The Iron Sheik, looking at his infamous match with Hulk Hogan in 1984. The Sheik is scheduled to be released via VOD this week. – Seth Rollins vs. John Cena in a steel cage match is being advertised for the January 24th WWE live event at the Izod Center in New Jersey. – Several WWE and NXT...
Via Wrestle Scoop
17 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE Stars Participating In Giving Tuesday, Rollins vs. Cena Cage Match Advertised, Sheik Clip

- Courtesy of Sports Illustrated, below is a new clip from the upcoming documentary on The Iron Sheik, looking at his infamous match with Hulk Hogan in 1984. The Sheik is scheduled to be released via VOD this week. - Seth Rollins vs. John Cena in a steel cage match is being advertised for the January 24th WWE live event at the Izod Center in New Jersey. - Several WWE and...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Shoots Down Report on Jeff Hardy, Trailer for Iron Sheik Doc

- Below is the trailer for a new documentary on WWE Hall of Famer The Iron Sheik that comes out on December 2nd on VOD. The trailer features The Rock, Jim Ross and Jake Roberts: – We noted earlier via The Wrestling Observer Newsletter that Jeff Hardy was telling Canadian promoters that he could take bookings there and was asking $6,000 per appearance. Matt Hardy says that report...
Via Wrestle Scoop
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Shoots Down Report on Jeff Hardy, Top Stars Featured In Trailer for Iron Sheik Doc

- Below is the trailer for a new documentary on WWE Hall of Famer The Iron Sheik that comes out on December 2nd on VOD. The trailer features The Rock, Jim Ross and Jake Roberts: - We noted earlier via The Wrestling Observer Newsletter that Jeff Hardy was telling Canadian promoters that he could take bookings there and was asking $6,000 per appearance. Matt Hardy says that...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Where Did The Rock Get the Word “Jabroni” From?

The Post Game published a clip featuring The Rock where he talks about getting the word “jabroni” during a long plane flight with The Shiek, where The Sheik told him to listen to his peers and not be a jabroni. “Now the word jabroni is connected to me,” The Rock said. “When a lot of people think, ‘oh, jabroni, oh, yeah, yeah, it’s The Rock’s word.’ No, no, no, no...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Pirates fans dress up as WWE wrestling superstars (Video)

A small trio of Pittsburgh Pirates fans attended Saturday's game at PNC Park dressed in costume as classic WWE superstars.The fans got the attention of television broadcasters during the fifth inning as fans dressed as Hulk Hogan, Iron Sheik and Roddy Piper were hamming it up walking down the aisle to their seats. Not sure why these fans were dressed as the famous wrestlers...
Via Holdout Sports
September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Iron Sheik has best tweet ever about ‘Full House’ comeback

If you don’t follow The Iron Sheik on Twitter, you have no idea what you’re missing. The wrestling legend (or the genius that runs his account) sends some of the funniest tweets you will ever read. Most of them contain naughty language, but the comment Iron Sheik made on Tuesday morning can’t be ignored. On […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 27, 2014  |  Discuss

25 signs that you're an 80s wrestling fan

Many of us who liked 80s pro wrestling and watched such WWF shows as Championship Wrestling and Prime Time Wrestling have grown nostalgic for those golden days. After hours and hours of scientific research, I have concluded that you may be a WWF pro wrestling fan from the 1980s if:
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

10 Hulk Hogan alternatives to be WWF Champ in 1984

I am not a big fan of “what ifs” but a recent podcast discussion got me thinking. What would have happened in 1984 if Hulk Hogan wasn’t available to the WWF? Who could Vince McMahon Jr. pick to beat the Iron Sheik and lead his quest to take over the world of pro wrestling?
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Chrissy Teigen And The Iron Sheik Make For An Awesome Power Couple

Chrissy Teigen and the Iron Sheik hung out at the ESPYS, and for that the world is a better place.
Via Gamedayr
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE Asks Who Is MITB’s MVP?, Sheik Hosting Roast Rumble, Stock

From WWE Asks Who Is MITB’s MVP?, Sheik Hosting Roast Rumble, Stock - WWE’s website has a new poll up asking fans who was the MVP of Money In the Bank – John Cena, Seth Rollins, Roman Reigns, Dean Ambrose, Kane, Kofi Kingston, Rob Van Dam, The Usos, Paige, Rusev, Stardust or special referee Fandango, for his outfit. With over 3,700 votes cast, Cena is leading with 25% of the...
Via TWNP-Wrestling News & Information
July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE Asks Who Is MITB’s MVP?, Sheik Hosting Roast Rumble, Stock

- WWE’s website has a new poll up asking fans who was the MVP of Money In the Bank – John Cena, Seth Rollins, Roman Reigns, Dean Ambrose, Kane, Kofi Kingston, Rob Van Dam, The Usos, Paige, Rusev, Stardust or special referee Fandango, for his outfit. With over 3,700 votes cast, Cena is leading with 25% of the vote. The next closest is Reigns with 19% and Ambrose with 18%. Rollins...
Via Wrestle Scoop
July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE Asks Who Is MITB’s MVP?, Sheik Hosting a Roast Rumble with Wrestlers, WWE Stock

- WWE’s website has a new poll up asking fans who was the MVP of Money In the Bank – John Cena, Seth Rollins, Roman Reigns, Dean Ambrose, Kane, Kofi Kingston, Rob Van Dam, The Usos, Paige, Rusev, Stardust or special referee Fandango, for his outfit. With over 3,700 votes cast, Cena is leading with 25% of the vote. The next closest is Reigns with 19% and Ambrose with 18%. Rollins...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

A New WWE YouTube Show, The Iron Sheik Hosting Roast

– WWE sent out the following tweet today, announcing a new YouTube.com show hosted by Alicia Fox. “WWE Insider” will debut next Monday. WWE tweeted: “Superstar & Diva dirty laundry? @AliciaFoxy reveals their secrets on #WWEInsider, premiering July 7 on @WWEonYouTube!” – The Iron Sheik will be hosting Roast Rumble: The Ultimate Insult Fest on July 17th at The Comedy...
Via WZR Online
July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Memorable Sports Moment: Hulk Hogan Wins the Belt from Iron Sheik

I’m not even remotely kidding when I say I got goose bumps watching this video.  I’m not sure if that… The post Memorable Sports Moment: Hulk Hogan Wins the Belt from Iron Sheik appeared first on Uncoached.
Via Uncoached
June 30, 2014  |  Discuss

News On The Type Of Talent WWE Is Looking For, 2K15, Sheik

– As noted earlier here on the website, WWE appears to be aiming for younger talent as of late. Jeff Cobb, a former Olympic wrestler who is a regular worker in Northern California, was told that his age of thirty-one might be an issue as they want guys who are starting out to be younger. – The Chicago Tribune has reported on the WWE 2K15 video game. It confirmed that at the E3...
Via WZR Online
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

The Iron Sheik Asks What We’re All Thinking

. @NHLBruins WHAT THE **** HAPPEN? — The Iron Sheik (@the_ironsheik) May 15, 2014
Via Days of Y'Orr
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Why Rusev and Lana’s shtick seems destined to fail

Why is WWE trotting out this old shtick again? We heard it many years ago with the likes of Ivan Koloff, Nikolai Volkoff and the Iron Sheik, and we heard it as recently as last year with the development of Antonio Cesaro and his anti-American sentiment.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
May 13, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEOS: WrestleMania Rewind Extra + Extreme Rules, Sheik

– The Iron Sheik’s new documentary is available online. You can get it here. – The following is a WrestleMania Rewind Extra, which features Cody Rhodes talking about the Big Show vs. Floyd Mayweather showdown from WrestleMania. – WWE added the following “Five Must-See Extreme Rules Matches” video to their official YouTube channel.
Via WZR Online
May 01, 2014  |  Discuss

The Latest ‘WWE Inbox’ (Video) + The Iron Sheik/NY Post, More

– The New York Post website ran an article on the new Iron Sheik documentary, which features interviews with such names as Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Mick Foley Jim Ross and actor Seth Green. You can check that out at NYPost.com. – Here is episode 117 of “WWE Inbox”:
Via WZR Online
May 01, 2014  |  Discuss

The Iron Sheik will 'f*ck you in the ass with his shoe' if you don't buy his movie today

Today's the day you can download the Iron Sheik's movie. THE UNFILTERED AND SHOCKINGLY ENTERTAINING STORY ABOUT THE IRON SHEIK (KHOSROW VAZIRI).Once the most outlandish of professional wrestlers, Khosrow Vaziri – a.k.a. The Iron Sheik - is now, at 72, the most outrageous personality on Twitter, a man who routinely shocks even Howard Stern.But the story behind the oversized personality...
Via Bob's Blitz
April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

The Iron Sheik Blasts Toronto Mayor Rob Ford

The Hollywood Reporter posted a story on The Iron Sheik’s new documentary premiere in Toronto, and how the Sheik was upset that Toronto mayor Rob Ford did not attend. He said: “Rob Ford is a jabroni. You know what, f*ck Rob Ford.” He later wrote on Twitter: The jabroni Rob Ford don't come but my queen lady the @oliviachow show me the respect for my #sheikmovie pic.twitter.com...
Via WZR Online
April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE Diva Names Her New Finisher, Dusty Talks More About WWE’s Talkers List, Sheik Correction

- In a correction from earlier, The Iron Sheik was backstage for Friday night’s WWE live event in Toronto, not Saturday’s live event in Louisville. - Dusty Rhodes has been tweeting more about WWE’s 50 best talkers list: “It gets old peps not respecting my body of work !” “Not saying Rocks not ok but next to me it doesn’t matter !” “Hard times promo is like listening...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Diva Names New Move, Dusty Talks More About List, Sheik Correction

From Diva Names New Move, Dusty Talks More About List, Sheik Correction - In a correction from earlier, The Iron Sheik was backstage for Friday night’s WWE live event in Toronto, not Saturday’s live event in Louisville. - Dusty Rhodes has been tweeting more about WWE’s 50 best talkers list: “It gets old peps not respecting my body of work !” “Not saying Rocks not ok but...
Via TWNP-Wrestling News & Information
April 28, 2014  |  Discuss
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