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WWE Extreme Rules 2015 Results: Rollins Retains, Reigns Stands Tall

WWE kicked off the post-WrestleMania season with Extreme Rules. Seth Rollins retained the WWE title in his first big title defense, John Cena and Rusev took their heated rivalry to yet another level with a Russian Chain match, and Roman Reigns stood tall to set the plate for WWE Payback.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Cena-Rusev ‘I Quit’ match confirmed for Payback

An “I Quit” match between John Cena and Rusev was announced during the Extreme Rules pay-per-view in a backstage segment involving Lana, Rusev and Byron Saxton. This will mark the 4th consecutive event that Cena and Rusev have competed in opposite one another over the past 4 months. Cena holds a 2-1 edge over Rusev heading into May 17th in B-More. And with the “Bulgarian...
Via Fight Booth
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

WWE PPV Coverage: WWE Extreme Rules PPV Match Predictions

There are few that would argue that the build up to the WWE Extreme Rules pay-per-view has been underwhelming. It will likely take some wind out of the sails of the fans as well now that WWE Intercontinental Champion Daniel Bryan has been ruled out of action due to injury. With all things considered, WWE Extreme Rules still has the potential to surprise people, but it will be up...

WWE News: Daniel Bryan Out Of Tonight’s WWE Extreme Rules PPV, New Match Announced

Shortly after this year’s Wrestlemania 31, it became evident that Daniel Bryan was hurting once again after missing nearly 8 months last year due to issues with his neck and elbow. Bryan became the WWE Intercontinental Champion at Wrestlemania 31 and he was scheduled to have his first pay-per-view title defense tonight at WWE Extreme Rules against Bad News Barrett. However, WWE...

Final Match Predictions for Extreme Rules

The New Day vs Cesaro and Tyson Kidd (Tag Team Championship) Prediction: Cesaro and Tyson Kidd retain I highly doubt The New Day will take the reigns as the new leaders of the tag team division.  Tyson Kidd and Cesaro are already dull in terms of their storylines with the tag titles.  Thrusting the unprimed New Day into the championship storylines would be damning for the attention...
Via TopSportsReport
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ring of Honor 4/24 Episode Musings

If you are looking for a hold by hold re-cap, this isn’t it. Here’s how it works, I watch wrestling and record my thoughts, good or bad. I might not even get to who won the match or how. For last weeks musings, go here. Christopher Daniels and Frankie Kazarian open the show with a promo. They talk about their failures against the tag-team champions reDRagon and how they will...
Via Pile Driver Press
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

WWE Extreme Rules 2015: Preview and Predictions

Emanating live from Chicago, Illinois, this Sunday’s Extreme Rules sees the Superstars of the WWE toss the conventional rule book aside in attempt to either settle old scores or take fresh rivalries to the next level. With every title on the line and a series of stipulations ranging from the awesome to the absurd, the first big event following this year’s Wrestlemania has all...
Via Fight Booth
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Goldberg Promises Return to Wrestling, Just Not with WWE

The last time we saw Bill Goldberg in a WWE ring, he was cracking a cold one with Steve Austin after defeating Brock Lesnar at WrestleMania XX, only to get met with a stunner for his troubles. Now it looks like that will be his last time. But that’s doesn’t mean his pro wrestling career is over.  In fact, he told Fox Sports that he will definitely lace up the boots one more...
Via Between The Ropes
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WWE SmackDown Results and April 23 Recap

Seth Rollins, and J&J Security are heading down to the ring. We get clips from RAW of Randy Orton RKO'ing everybody. Back to the arena, Rollins calls Orton oh-so clever, #RKOOuttaNowhere.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WWE: Seth Rollins No Longer Using the Curb Stomp?

It appears that the Curb Stomp will no longer be the finishing move of WWE’s new Heavyweight Champion Seth Rollins. When, if ever, it is used it will rarely be seen on TV. According to Wrestlezone.com, WWE banned the Curb Stomp. We as fans didn’t want to believe it, of course, because they were just rumors. Rollins’ curb stomp was notably used on Roman Reigns at WrestleMania...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Do NOT Compare Dolph Ziggler to Dane Cook

It’s safe to assume the Superfinger will never become a move in Dolph Ziggler’s repertoire. @HEELZiggler tween girls love you. You're the Dane Cook of wrestling! — Jon Sosis (@FunnyJS) April 24, 2015 BLOCKED AND REPORTED!!! https://t.co/UOI5j0MEOo — Dolph Ziggler (@HEELZiggler) April 24, 2015 One idea the above exchange does bring to mind: A Dane Cook-inspired wrestler...
Via Pile Driver Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Extreme Rules Preview

We’re into our seventh iteration of Extreme Rules, WWE’s ECW callback, taking place this Sunday from the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois. Despite the title of the pay-per-view, I can’t say that at the end of the day I’ll look at any of these matches as having been “extreme.” Of the eight matches on the card, here’s how I’d rank them from most to least extreme...
Via Pile Driver Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE Brand Split: Could It Ever Happen Again?

The brand split in 2002 was a great idea of Vince McMahon’s in many ways. From a business and financial standpoint, it created more merchandise sales and would have caused more people to watch both programs to see what happened.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE: Extreme Rules Predictions

On Sunday April 26, 2015 Extreme Rules the seventh annual gimmick match where everything goes hardcore. Will Extreme Rules live up to the hype or fail? This is sure to be an interesting event, but with a subpar buildup you have to wonder how successful it will be.  Let’s get into my picks. This is the official card for Extreme Rules. (Kickoff) Tag Team Champions Cesaro &...
Via isportsweb.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Top 10 finishers in pro wrestling today: #8 – Rusev’s Accolade

When you look at the current state of the submission finisher in the world of WWE, it’s just not that strong. However, there is one man on the roster who continues to sell a variation of one of the greatest pro wrestling finishers of all-time. And we’re buying every single time. Rusev’s “Accolade” is a homage to the legendary Iron Sheik’s camel clutch finisher (which...
Via Fight Booth
4 days ago  |  Discuss

5 Superstars Who We Wish We Could See in the US Title Open Challenge

I need you, the readers to be imaginative for this article.  I need you to picture John Cena saying, “you want some, come get some,” and then staring at the black screen for a theme song to come on.  Now, picture images of the wrestlers I mention below coming up, accompanied by their theme songs.  Picture your excitement. (P.S. you might want to turn your volume up for these...
Via TopSportsReport
5 days ago  |  Discuss

The Flagship: Final WWE Raw Before Extreme Rules, Stips, News, Notes and Questions

It’s the weekly podcast as Brian and Michael discuss WWE Raw from Monday night including Kane dominating in a good way, Seth Rollins and The Authority, looking out for a Randy Orton RKO outta nowhere, The Miz being The Miz and more. Plus, they talk about this Sunday’s Extreme Rules including the matches and stipulations along with news and notes from TNA Wrestling, Ring of Honor...
Via Between The Ropes
5 days ago  |  Discuss

‘Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2′ Star Kevin James Wrestled Mick Foley In High School

If you watched Kevin James save the day in “Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2″ and think “elite athlete,” you’re not alone. Mick Foley agrees. In a story that’s apparently not new but hadn’t come to our attention until now, it turns out James was once quite the athlete in his day. A star wrestler at Ward Melville High School in New York, according to...
Via NESN.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE Character Drops Tim Tebow Reference, Promptly Gets Face Punched In

Even Monday Night Raw isn’t immune from Tebow Time. On last night’s episode of Raw, Bo Dallas came out with his typical Bo-lieve motivational schtick – this time directed toward Roman Reigns. When breaking down how Reigns was a bust (given that he won the Royal Rumble and received the ultimate push from Vince McMahon), Dallas invoked […]
Via Gamedayr
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Bo Dallas: Roman Reigns is the ‘Tim Tebow of the WWE’

If the WWE is anything, it’s topical and up with the latest news, eh? On ‘Monday Night Raw,’ on you guessed it, Monday night, wrestler Bo Dallas took the mic and called out rival Roman Reigns as the WWE equivalent of a bust, i.e. “the Tim Tebow of the WWE.” “You are the Tim Tebow of the WWE.” – Poor Roman Reigns pic.twitter.com/SXKxooS53i — Jimmy Traina (@JimmyTraina...
Via Low Brow Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE Announces Search for Tough Enough Competitors

With the reality series Tough Enough returning to the USA Network  this summer, the WWE has officially begun looking for competitors on the show. Here is the press release: STAMFORD, Conn., April 20, 2015 – Beginning today, WWE invites anyone from around the world who believes they have what it takes to be the next WWE Superstar or Diva, to submit a video at WWEToughEnough.com...
Via Between The Ropes
6 days ago  |  Discuss
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