As we previously reported, Rey Mysterio is currently asking for $20,000 per appearance in independent promotions. We also reported that he will appear at WrestleCon on March 27.
He’s also set to appear for 4FW in the UK on July 19.
However, his first post-WWE appearance will be for RFVideo on March 7 at the Big Event Wrestling Convention in New York City from 10 AM to 2 PM. On...
WWE announcer and interviewer Renee Young was recently asked on her Twitter account if she ever has any plans to wrestle in the WWE. You can check out her response below.
“@TuTioFelipe: @ReneeYoungWWE do you plan to wrestle at some point?” Me better at the words
— Renee Young (@ReneeYoungWWE) February 28, 2015
As previously reported, WWE has set up some match-ups for its upcoming tour in Europe in April. Some more WWE Superstars are being advertised for the tour, and you can check out the current lineups below. WWE NXT Superstars will be working the tour with both crews.
* For the A-crew shows headlined by John Cena vs. Rusev:
WWE has posted a video of John Cena and Hulk Hogan at the respective headquarters for Google, Twitter and Facebook.
– WrestlingDVDNews.com has posted a new preview from WWE’s new DVD “The Road is Jericho: Epic Stories & Rare Matches from Y2J.” It features Chris Jericho talking about never having a title run as a babyface as well as working with Steve Austin and The Rock.
– Here is footage of DDP, Jake Roberts and Scott Hall at the Slamdance Film Festival for the premiere of “The...
Former WWE Superstar Rey Mysterio has been officially announced for an autograph signing appearance next month at WrestleCon. Ticket details are available here.
Mysterio will be appearing at WrestleCon from 12-4PM on Friday, March 27 during WrestleMania Weekend.
As we previously reported, Rey Mysterio is currently asking for $20,000 per appearance in independent promotions
– This week’s WWE Top 10 highlights the most vicious moments of the career of the Cerebral Assassin, Triple H.
– Below are the Slam of the Week videos for this week’s editions of RAW and SmackDown.
Here are highlights from last night’s WWE Main Event:
The new short film on the Von Erich family that aired on ESPN SportsCenter, Wrestling The Curse, from the 30 in 30 series is now available online. The video for the film is available below.
Credit: Damon Paruso and Prowrestling.net
The crowd was packed. You couldn’t find one open seat. I took the subway to avoid traffic.
1. Bad News Barrett beat Dean Ambrose and Dolph Ziggler in a Triple Threat to retain the Intercontinental Title. Barrett won with the Bull Hammer. After that, Ambrose came back, hit Dirty Deeds on Barrett, and stole the title belt.
2. Cesaro and...
Credit: New York Wrestling Connection
Below is the updated lineup for New York Wrestling Connection’s 13th Annual Psycho Circus. The event is set for tonight at Deer Park, Long Island, New York at the NYWC Sportatorium. The updated lineup is below:
* Steel Cage Barb Wire Match: “The Deadly Sinners” Appolyon, Casanova Valentine, Jamie Van Lemur and King Mega vs. Whipwreck, Joe...
WWE.com has posted a new article looking at the former WWE stars they would like to see make a return in NXT, following the returns of Rhyno and The Brian Kendrick. You can check out the article at the link provided; the list is as follows:
* Chris Masters
* Shelton Benjamin
* Jason Albert
* Michelle McCool
* John Morrison
WrestleReaction reports that Ric Flair, Kevin Nash, Scott Hall, Jimmy Hart and Triple H were all part of “Hulk Hogan Appreciation Night” at WWE’s house show at Madison Square Garden tonight. The site reports that Madison Square Garden revealed a Hulkamania banner which will permanently hang in the rafters of the arena alongisde the Rangers and Knicks championship banners.
Chris Jericho did a new interview with BackSportsPage.com. Check out the highlights:
On whether a delay to his book was because of a disclaimer about Chris Benoit: “No, it was chosen by me personally. There was no real push back from the book company. It was all me. I had to put a little bit of a forward in there because Chris (Benoit) is talked about so much in the book in a favorable...
In a post on his official Facebook page, Vince Russo announced he will no longer be associated with his subscription website Pyro & Ballyhoo. His Facebook post is available below.
According to Russo, “I will not be posting anything—blogs, videos, podcasts, from this point going forward. I am no way any longer associated with the site.” Russo announced overnight that he...
Michelle McCool has posted a new pic of the Undertaker and her working out in their gym:
Sweat sesh done!!!! Put the work in….workin' on the booty! #bubblebehind #hubsandme #kravmaga #rootsoffight #brucelee #strengthplusWOD
A photo posted by Michelle McCool-Calaway (@mimicalacool28) on Feb 27, 2015 at 10:04am PST
Working out is fun…..even when I can barely...
– Alex Riley posted the following to Twitter, continuing his push for a WrestleMania match:
I thrive in chaos, not folding, focusing under pressure, there is NO ONE in the @wwe more prepared for BATTLE #RileyWalks @ #Wrestlemania31
— Alex Riley (@AlexRileyWWE) February 27, 2015
– Here is last night’s Bray Wyatt promo from SmackDown:
Daniel Bryan was interviewed by Chuck Carroll for Turnbuckle Weekly. Check out the highlights:
On being a fan of Chipotle: “For the most part Chipotle tries to use as many local farms as possible to get their vegetables and meats. I used to be vegan. I’m not anymore, but I don’t eat hardly any meat. But it’s nice for me to go to a place like Chipotle where I can get some...
Rey Mysterio is doing a live podcast with MLW Radio, hosted by Court Bauer and Konnan, during WrestleMania week. The podcast will go down on March 26th and will feature rapper Wale as well. Mysterio will discuss his WWE departure, among other things.
As previously reported, Rey is officially done with WWE as of yesterday following months of being out of action.
– Marc Maron mentioned on his podcast that Colt Cabana will be making an appearance on the show. CM Punk revealed yesterday on Twitter that he is appearing on the series as well.
– A new article on TVGuide.com has declared Finn Balor as the future of WWE. It includes clips of his career as Prince Devitt and offers eleven reasons why they think he’s great.
They wrote: “Less...
Ken Anderson spoke with Journey of a Frontman for a new interview. Check out the highlights:
On losing his push in WWE: “What happens is when you’re injured, you’re punished for being injured. You get injured because your job is dangerous and they run you five days a week. I was never injured because of stupid things that I did, it was usually at the hands of somebody else...
Friday night’s episode of WWE SmackDown drew the highest viewership from February and was up in the ratings as well. The show drew 2.6 million viewers and a 0.74 rating in the 18 – 49 demographic. Those numbers are up 8% and 10% from last week’s 2.4 million and 0.67 demo rating.
The viewership is the highest since the January 29th episode drew 2.95 million viewers, though the...
Source: The Wrestling Observer
According to sources, there was an agreement in place where WWE would announce Mysterio no longer being with the company today, but the news got out and WWE confirmed it yesterday.
Official announcements regarding his future are said to be coming, but word is that he will wrestle for Lucha Underground and AAA. AAA has a press conference scheduled for...
WWE NXT Superstar Alex Riley has been campaigning on Twitter for a spot in the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal at Wrestlemania 31. He has been doing commentary for NXT and is currently feuding with Kevin Owens. He wrote:
There is ZERO reason @AlexRileyWWE should not be in the Andre Battle Royal ZERO!! Let's go! it's #TimeToRage
— Alex Riley (@AlexRileyWWE) February 25, 2015
Chris Jericho recently denied that he will be a part of WrestleMania 31 next month. He has competed for WWE with several non-TV live events.
A fan said he could be a part of the Intercontinental title ladder match and he wrote: “Sorry…not gonna happen.”