We noted before that WWE officials including Triple H addressed the NXT roster at the most recent NXT TV tapings and told them that the NXT product would be featured more prominently now that the WWE Network has launched.
They were also told that as a result, fewer people will be called up quickly. It's being told to them as a positive that NXT will be pushed hard and thus...
There are issues with the original Sin Cara appearing for the AAA promotion on their TV show in Mexico because he's still under a 90-day non-compete with WWE.
WWE does not have issues with Cara wrestling on indie shows but he cannot appear on TV until the 90 days is up in May. Cara is still insistent that after May, he will be able to use the Sin Cara name on TV. Cara says his...
- Triple H made a rare live event appearance last night at MSG. He cut a promo before Kane vs. Daniel Bryan and talked about the great names who have headlined MSG before knocking Bryan. Triple H said Bryan will never main event MSG or WrestleMania and will never be WWE Champion. Bryan ended up beating Kane. After the match, Bryan challenged Triple H to a match. Triple H prepared...
- As noted, People.com revealed that former WWE Diva Stacy Keibler was married on Saturday in Mexico. The magazine will have exclusive wedding photos and interviews in the issue that hits newsstands on Friday.
- WWE Diva Cameron noted on Twitter that the single release party she had in Beverly Hills on Friday night was just for friends, family and the fans that were able to make...
- WWE is teasing a possible match between Sheamus and Christian for this Monday's RAW from Memphis.
- Wrestling legend Rick Steiner turns 53 years old today while Nikita Koloff turns 55 and former WWE Diva Melina turns 35.
- New WWE signee Drake Younger appears in the "Candice & Joey Show" episode below:
Backstage News on Sheamus' WWE Future, Recent Melina Photos, More
The following results are from a recent Ring of Honor Wrestling live event. The event took place on March 8th, 2014 at the Frontier Fieldhouse in Chicago, Illinois.
Jake Dirden defeated Will Ferrara.
Michael Elgin defeated Tyson Dux.
Tag Team Match
The Decade (Roderick Strong & BJ Whitmer) defeated Adrenaline RUSH (TaDarius Thomas & ACH).
The following results are from a recent Celtic Championship Wrestling live event. The event took place on March 8th, 2014 at the St. Finbarr’s Hurling & Football Club in Cork, Ireland.
Kenji defeated The Fabulous Nicky.
Triple Threat Match
Scuzzy The Bear defeated Karl Brien and Robbie Devine.
Tag Team Match
N.B.K. (Josh Sull & Eli) defeated Marion Armstrong...
Octagon finally clarified the status of his gimmick to Apolo Valdes of Medio Tiempo yesterday and said that he made a deal with AAA to use the gimmick while he works as an independent contractor. Don’t be shocked if he isn’t back in AAA before the end of the year.
Last night in Tijuana, the former Horus who has been working as Hijo del Rey Misterio lately decided to give...
- Below is the final card for TNA's Lockdown pay-per-view from Miami. Remember to join us tonight at 8pm EST for live coverage.
Team MVP (MVP, Jeff Hardy and The Wolves) vs. Team Dixie (Bobby Roode, Austin Aries, BroMans)
Steel Cage Match for the World Heavyweight Title
Samoa Joe vs. Magnus
Steel Cage Match for the TNA Knockouts Title
Gail Kim vs. Madison Rayne...
- Former WWE Diva Maria Kanellis recently spoke with Steven Muehlhausen of BetweenTheRopes.com to promote this weekend's Ring of Honor events. Here are a few highlights:
Her rumored WWE return that didn't happen last year: "Here's the thing. I was asked to go back last year (to WWE). It fell through and that is all I know. I mean I had heard lots of other things...
- Courtesy of Diva-Dirt.com, below is another WWE Total Divas preview clip with Natalya talking about a match she had with Summer Rae:
- People.com reports that former WWE Diva Stacy Keibler and tech entrepreneur Jared Pobre were married in a surprise sunset ceremony on a beach in Mexico this past Saturday. The two had been planning the wedding for months but surprised family...
Premiere Wrestling Xperience (PWX) - Enemy Territory - Dawn of a New Day
Hickory Metro Convention and Visitors' Bureau
Saturday March, 15th 2014
Tix start at $5 for Kids, $10 for GA $20 VIP front row.
****Scheduled to Appear****
-Cedric Alexander vs. ???
-Caleb Konley vs. Shane Strickland
-Los Ben Dejos vs. Anthony Henry & Billy Brash
-Worst Case Scenario vs. Lance Lude...
Davey Richards recently spoke with Brian Fritz of The Orlando Sentinel to promote TNA's Lockdown pay-per-view. He talked more about the WWE tryout he and Eddie Edwards had recently:
You mentioned the short time you had with WWE and you had an opportunity to come to the Performance Center in Orlando. You were there for about a week and had a match on NXT. What was that experience...
WWE NXT Tag Team Champions The Ascension made their Madison Square Garden debuts at tonight's WWE live event in New York City. They had their title belts with them and defeated Los Matadores.
WWE will return to Madison Square Garden on Saturday, July 12th for a live event. Tickets go on sale tonight through March 14th with the pre-sale password WWEGARDEN.
Must See New Paige...
May is going to be a very busy month globally for New Japan-in addition to events co-promoted with Ring Of Honor in the US and Canada, Battle News reports the promotion also will make it’s first trip to Thailand in May.
The events will be held on 5/10 & 5/11 at Parc Paragon (I believe it’s in Bangkok) as part of the Thailand Comic-Con event. The following New Japan talent...
- Rodolfo Roman of The Roman Show spoke with several TNA stars in Miami to promote tomorrow's Lockdown pay-per-view, as seen in the videos below:
Must See New Madison Rayne GIFs, What's Planned for After Lockdown, More
- Below is the full schedule for Sunday, day 14 of the WWE Network launch:
1am EST - WrestleMania Rewind - WrestleMania 3
3am EST - ECW Hardcore TV - 1/24/1994
4am EST - ECW Hardcore TV - 6/6/1994
5am EST - ECW Hardcore TV - 2/21/1994
6am EST - Royal Rumble 2012
9am EST - Best of SmackDown - 11/10/1999
10:30am EST - Best of RAW - 3/25/2001
12pm EST - WWE Main Event replay
NOAH ran their latest signature blowout event today, results from GREAT VOYAGE 2014 in TOKYO at Ariake Colosseum:
They claimed 6000 paid.
Mitsuhiro Kitamiya beat Hitsohi Kumano in 3:49.
Super Crazy beat Jonah Rock & Xtra Large in a 3-way in 4:08 by pinning Large.
Takuma Sano 30th Anniversary Match: Jushin Liger (New Japan) & Takuma Sano beat Genba Hirayanagi & Yoshihiro...
Courtesy of WrestlingDVDNews.com, below is the full content listing for WWE's "The Best of RAW – After The Show" DVD and Blu-ray that comes out on April 22nd.
Stone Cold Salute to Shane McMahon and Triple H
Orlando, FL • May 10, 1999
Shane McMahon Smells What the Rock is Cookin’
Los Angeles, CA • April 3, 2000
Too Cool Dance with Dudleys...
- Below is a promo from Diamond Dallas Page, Jake Roberts and Scott Hall for WrestleMania XXX weekend in New Orleans:
- WWE's website has a new article up asking fans who was their favorite tag team partner for Big Show - Daniel Bryan, Chris Jericho, The Miz, Kane, The Undertaker, Lex Luger, Sting or Scott Hall. With over 15,000 votes cast, Bryan is leading the vote with 35...
John Cena tweeted the following today about his injuries:
"And yes rumor mill folks. Both left groin was strained and fluid in right ankle. Hobbled thru it. Ice and device called MarcPro got me back. Wasn't gonna hobble down road to @WrestleMania #evenstronger #nevergiveup"
What's Next for The Wyatt Family?, Backstage News on Rollins, More
- Newsday recently spoke with Davey Richards to promote the TNA Lockdown pay-per-view and he talked about the tryout that he and Eddie Edwards had with WWE. Richards said Triple H and the WWE developmental trainers were "perfectly nice" but the experience was not a fun one.
Richards said WWE talent director Canyon Cemen e-mailed them to relay a message from Triple H....
- John Cena tweeted the following this morning, an apparent response to Bray Wyatt's promo from last night's SmackDown:
"Not asking to be saved hombre. I life my life by my code. Rookie mistake giving me 2 weeks to rest. Time to see if this dog is all bark."
- After the Stephanie McMahon and Triple H promo on Monday's RAW, one person within WWE noted to F4Wonline...
- The latest WWE Top 10 looks at WrestleMania championship changes:
- Jim Ross has updated the Q&A section on jrsbarbq.com and was asked if he thinks Titus O'Neil will be WWE World Heavyweight Champion by next year. JR replied:
"Time will tell. Titus has potential and needs to keep making positive strides. I like him as a TV Wrestling villain."
- We noted before...
- As noted, Batista got into an argument at ringside with Power 97 DJ Cam Carson at last night's WWE live event in Winnipeg. Power 97 was the main local sponsor of the show so it's likely the incident was arranged. The story went that Carson began yelling at Batista from ringside and this led to Batista shoving and punching the man, before security escorted him out of the...