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Matt Striker & Ivelisse Velez Sign With Lucha Underground

Partial Source: Pwinsider – Former WWE performer Matt Striker and current SHINE champion Ivelisse Velez have officially signed on for the Lucha Underground project. Striker has already pulled out of independent appearances that conflict with Lucha Underground tapings. – Lucha Underground offered former ROH/WWE/TNA competitor Brian Kendrick a deal, but he turned them down. ...
Via WZR Online
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Spoilers from El Rey’s First Lucha Tapings – Former WWE Stars In Action

- Below are some notes from The El Rey Network’s first Lucha Underground tapings last night in Los Angeles: * Full results aren’t available yet because fans were asked to keep their phones off. Apparently there were more extras than fans in the crowd. * Vampiro and Matt Striker were the announcers. * WWE Tough Enough competitor Martin Casaus is wrestling under the name Magnificent...
Via Wrestle Scoop
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Spoiler Notes from El Rey’s First Lucha Underground Tapings – Former WWE Stars In Action

- Below are some notes from The El Rey Network's first Lucha Underground tapings last night in Los Angeles: * Full results aren't available yet because fans were asked to keep their phones off. Apparently there were more extras than fans in the crowd. * Vampiro and Matt Striker were the announcers. * WWE Tough Enough competitor Martin Casaus is wrestling under the...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Lucha Underground Update – Matt Striker Signs Deal, Ricochet & More

Partial Source: Pwinsider UPDATE x 6: Here are some additional notes from the Lucha Underground project: * Matt Striker has signed on with Lucha Underground. Striker will be the lead announcer alongside Vampiro for the show. John Hennigan and Chavo Guerrero have either signed or are expected to sign as well. * Ricochet is set to be one of the top stars in the promotion. He has a...
Via WZR Online
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Striker To NOAH, WWE’s ‘Men Of Mayhem’ DVD, Hawkins

– WrestlingDVDNews.com reported several months ago that a mystery “Men of Mayhem” DVD would be released at some point during the summer. In an update on this, the three-disc DVD set will feature the Brock Lesnar, Steve Austin and D-X DVDs. The DVD will be sold through Amazon and Walmart. – Former WWE announcer Matt Striker is scheduled to work Pro Wrestling NOAH’s G+ Cup...
Via WZR Online
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Jillian Hall Hospitalized + Striker Also In The JR Film, More

– While she hasn’t listed the reason for her being admitted, Jillian Hall posted the following to Twitter revealing that she is in the hospital right now: In my hospital bed take 2 pic.twitter.com/lFb1cbNVCo — Jillian Hall (@Jillianhall1) June 25, 2014 – Matt Striker has revealed he’ll have a role in What Now, which also stars Jim Ross: I'm playing an angry, sexually...
Via WZR Online
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Story on The Rock Meeting a SO Athlete, More on a New Movie, MITB

- WWE’s latest Five Things video looks at Money In the Bank veterans: - We noted before that Jim Ross was in Los Angeles this week to film a role in What Now, a comedy that has pro wrestling elements to it. Former WWE announcer and wrestler Matt Striker is also in the movie. He flew to LA this week to film 6 scenes. Striker noted on Twitter that he plays an angry, sexually deviant...
Via Wrestle Scoop
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE Announcers Training for Climb, Striker Booked for Japan, More

From WWE Announcers Training for Climb, Striker Booked for Japan, More - As noted, WWE Divas Champion Paige, R-Truth and Dolph Ziggler met with members of the US Army on Wednesday along with The USO in Washington, DC. WWE’s Community website has photo of the Superstars and the troops at the USO Warrior and Family Center at this link. - Former WWE announcer and wrestler Matt Striker...
Via TWNP-Wrestling News & Information
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Story on The Rock Meeting a Special Olympic Athlete, More on a New Wrestling Movie

- We noted before that Jim Ross was in Los Angeles this week to film a role in What Now, a comedy that has pro wrestling elements to it. Former WWE announcer and wrestler Matt Striker is also in the movie. He flew to LA this week to film 6 scenes. Striker noted on Twitter that he plays an angry, sexually deviant cop that moonlights as a pro wrestler. - Kofi Kingston and others participated...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

JBL & Michael Cole Still Training for Climb, Matt Striker Announcer Booked for Japan, More

- JBL and Michael Cole are still training for a future mountain climb. JBL noted on Twitter that they are 72 days away from climbing the summit of Mount Rainier in Washington state. - Former WWE announcer and wrestler Matt Striker will be going to Japan for Pro Wrestling NOAH's G+ Cup Junior Heavy Tag League from July 18th through August 2nd. Striker vs. ECW Original Super Crazy...
Via Ring Side News
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE News: Matt Striker Talks Ear Yelling During Commentary And ECW

Former WWE announcer and ECW star Matt Strker has appeared on In Your Head radio and discussed various topics including his time on the new ECW and being a commentator. Personally I really enjoyed Strikers commentating style, it gave a very unique depth of wrestling knowledge and story telling, unfortunately for Matt, his style didn’t bode well with the WWE style and got pushed...
Via Wrestling News Depot
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Striker Shoots On Vince McMahon, WWE/ECW, More

Here is a new interview (with highlights) from Matt Striker on the In Your Head Wrestling show: On people yelling in your ear while doing commentary: “Again, this has always been brought up; people say they’ve heard guys like Mick Foley or Tazz say this or that. You have to understand; those guys had a much different relationship with Vince (McMahon) than I did. Mick Foley made...
Via WZR Online
May 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Tyler Reks Praises Striker, Fandango & Masters + Talks WWE

WWE alumnus Tyler Reks recently spoke with Journey of a Frontman about his Body Spartan: Genesis nutrition book, his WWE career and more. Check out the highlights: On a ten minute match vs. a standard workout: “It’s two completely different animals. There is no substitute for in ring conditioning, there’s just none. You can be overweight, you can be skinny, or you can be in...
Via WZR Online
May 25, 2014  |  Discuss

RF Video To Release Corey Feldman Shoot DVD With Matt Striker

RF Video is attempting to break out of the wrestling mold with its shoot interview DVDs. They’re introducing a line of celebrity shoot interviews, the first in line featuring…Corey Feldman. …No, really, a shoot video with Corey Feldman. You can’t make this kind of crazy up. RF Video released a trailer for the series, which can be seen HERE. Former WWE talent Matt Striker...
Via Wrestling News Depot
April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Striker’s Shoot Interview With Corey Feldman, Austin

– As you may recall, a couple days ago we reported on Steve Austin’s support of marriage equality during his podcast. Austin took issue with what he perceives as hypocrisy in religious stances against the issue, saying, “If two cats can’t get married, but then a guy can go murder 14 people, molest 5 kids, then go to prison and accept god, he’s going to let him into heaven...
Via WZR Online
April 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-WWE Talent Backstage At WWE Event, SD Edited, More

– Former WWE announcer Matt Striker will be wrestling in Mexico at the March 1st Arena Coliseo de Tulancingo event. – Former WWE star Gangrel turned 45 years old on Sunday. – The Valentines Day messages that aired during the United States viewing of WWE SmackDown did not air overseas in Australia, the U.K. and other counties. – Former WWE Superstar Val Venis and his daughter...
Via WZR Online
February 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Wrestling Stars Attend Hall of Game Awards, Original Sin Cara Update, Striker to Mexico, Gangrel

- The original Sin Cara is booked for a Baja Stars Wrestling event on March 1st in Tijuana, Mexico. He will face Black Warrior in the main event for the newly created Baja Stars Intercontinental Middleweight Title.- Former WWE star Matt Striker will make his debut in Mexico on March 1st at Arena Coliseo de Tulancingo.- Former WWE star Gangrel turns 45 years old today.- The Miz, Maryse...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
February 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Wrestling Stars at Hall of Game Awards, Original Sin Cara, Striker, Gangrel

- The original Sin Cara is booked for a Baja Stars Wrestling event on March 1st in Tijuana, Mexico. He will face Black Warrior in the main event for the newly created Baja Stars Intercontinental Middleweight Title. - Former WWE star Matt Striker will make his debut in Mexico on March 1st at Arena Coliseo de Tulancingo. - Former WWE star Gangrel turns 45 years old today. - The Miz...
Via TWNP-Wrestling News & Information
February 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Wrestling Stars at Hall of Game Awards, Original Sin Cara, Striker, Gangrel

- The original Sin Cara is booked for a Baja Stars Wrestling event on March 1st in Tijuana, Mexico. He will face Black Warrior in the main event for the newly created Baja Stars Intercontinental Middleweight Title. - Former WWE star Matt Striker will make his debut in Mexico on March 1st at Arena Coliseo de Tulancingo. - Former WWE star Gangrel turns 45 years old today. - The Miz...
Via Wrestle Scoop
February 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Wrestling Stars Attend Hall of Game Awards, Original Sin Cara Update, Striker to Mexico, Gangrel

- The original Sin Cara is booked for a Baja Stars Wrestling event on March 1st in Tijuana, Mexico. He will face Black Warrior in the main event for the newly created Baja Stars Intercontinental Middleweight Title. - Former WWE star Matt Striker will make his debut in Mexico on March 1st at Arena Coliseo de Tulancingo. - Former WWE star Gangrel turns 45 years old today. - The Miz...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
February 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Original Sin Cara Update, Matt Striker Debuting In Mexico, Birthdays

- The original Sin Cara is booked for a Baja Stars Wrestling event on March 1st in Tijuana, Mexico. He will face Black Warrior in the main event for the newly created Baja Stars Intercontinental Middleweight Title. - Former WWE star Matt Striker will make his debut in Mexico on March 1st at Arena Coliseo de Tulancingo. - Former WWE star Gangrel turns 45 years old today. - The...
Via Ring Side News
February 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Striker Talks About the CM Punk Situation, Staying Relevant In WWE, the Network, More

- Former WWE announcer Matt Striker recently spoke with VOC Nation’s In The Room. Here are some highlights:On what it took to stay relevant in the WWE for 8 years: “The first thing is to check your ego. Some guys honestly believe that they either really won that match or that they really are the champion. Everyone has a blog now, everyone has a radio show or podcast now; people...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Striker Talks CM Punk, Staying Relevant In WWE, the Network, More

- Former WWE announcer Matt Striker recently spoke with VOC Nation’s In The Room. Here are some highlights: On what it took to stay relevant in the WWE for 8 years: “The first thing is to check your ego. Some guys honestly believe that they either really won that match or that they really are the champion. Everyone has a blog now, everyone has a radio show or podcast now; people...
Via Wrestle Scoop
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Striker Reacts To CM Punk Quitting WWE + More

Matt Striker recently spoke with VOC Nation about a variety of topics. Check out the highlights: On what it took to stay relevant in the WWE for 8 years: “The first thing is to check your ego. Some guys honestly believe that they either really won that match or that they really are the champion. Everyone has a blog now, everyone has a radio show or podcast now; people need to put...
Via WZR Online
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Striker Talks About the CM Punk Situation, Staying Relevant In WWE, the Network, More

- Former WWE announcer Matt Striker recently spoke with VOC Nation’s In The Room. Here are some highlights: On what it took to stay relevant in the WWE for 8 years: “The first thing is to check your ego. Some guys honestly believe that they either really won that match or that they really are the champion. Everyone has a blog now, everyone has a radio show or podcast now; people...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss
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