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- As noted earlier, Dolph Ziggler vs. Alberto Del Rio was taped last night for this week’s WWE Main Event. Both Superstars praised the match on Twitter:
Del Rio: “We had an spectacular #MainEvent and #SmackDown show here in Little Rock,Arkansas. You guys were amazing. Thanks. And don’t miss #mainevent this Wednesday you’ll see one of the best matches ever on the show!! WHC Alberto Del Rio vs Ziggler”
Ziggler: “I’d hate to have to follow my match on #MainEvent (wednesday night on @IONtv) or any of my matches #ZigglersBetter”
- Ryback says he will be wearing the faces of Dean Ambrose, Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns on his gear at Sunday’s Elimination Chamber pay-per-view. He tweeted the following:
“Sunday at Elimination Chamber I wear the cracked and defeated Shield proudly across my body. #FeedMeMore”
Big Plans for The Shield After Elimination Chamber, Exclusive Details on WWE’s Cruiserweight Show and More…
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-- WWE.com has posted an article on the top 10 most dateable Superstars & Divas.
-- The New York Times wrote an article about a new exhibition in New York City about the life of Andy Kaufman.
-- As noted earlier, Dolph Ziggler and AJ Lee are doing media in the Nashville, TN area today to promote tonight's WWE RAW telecast. Ziggler tweeted the following regarding this...
- As noted earlier, AJ Lee and Dolph Ziggler made an appearance Automasters in Nashville today. Here is a photo of the two together at the event.
- Former WWE Diva Eve Torres posted the following video with message on Twitter, “Join me, @vday, and @zumba, this Thursday at LA Live as #1billionrising stands up to violence against women & girls”
- AJ Lee and Dolph Ziggler will be appearing Automasters at 4601 Nolensville Rd. in Nashville today from 11am-2pm.
- Bruno Sammartino discussed giving his speech at the 2013 Hall of Fame ceremony during an interview with WTAE in Pittsburgh.
“I can take a lot of physical pain, but emotionally, I am not the strongest guy,” Bruno admitted. “I can get emotional very easy. I am...
- As noted earlier, AJ Lee and Dolph Ziggler made a appearance at Automasters in Nashville today. Here is a photo of the two together at the event.
- Former WWE Diva Eve Torres posted the following video with message on Twitter, "Join me, @vday, and @zumba, this Thursday at LA Live as #1billionrising stands up to violence against women & girls"
Photo of Maryse...
-- WWE.com has a gallery of R-Truth's promotional tour of Qatar here.
-- Friday's episode of WWE SmackDown did a 2.16 (2.2) cable rating, with 3.19 million viewers. Those numbers are up six and seven percent, respectively, from the week before. The overall rating was slightly below the Rock's return episode on January 11th but overall viewership was slightly above...
-- WWEShop.com is selling a new Justice Isn't Free t-shirt for The Shield as well as WrestleMania 29 merchandise.
-- R-Truth was backstage at RAW but was not used. He did appear on the WWE App and did an interview with new WWE announcer Tony Dawson. During the interview, he talked about his recent promotional tour of Qatar.
-- Alberto Del Rio tweeted the following after...
WWE will tape this week’s episode of WWE Main Event from the Verizon Arena in Little Rock, Arkansas. Here are the full results.Dark Match* Kofi Kingston defeated Corey Graves.WWE Main Event* WWE Main Event kicked off with the Highlight Reel. Chris Jericho announced The Miz was injured on Raw and Del Rio will be his new guest. They replayed footage of Antonio attacking The Miz on...
- Tamina Snuka says she’s ready to take the WWE Divas Title from Kaitlyn. She tweeted after RAW:
“Im tired of so called Champions like @KaitlynWWE who beleive they DESERVE To hold the title HA #PROVEIT #WWENashville”
- Alberto Del Rio addressed a speechless Big Show from last night’s RAW:
“#RAW in Nashville,TN. What a great show,BigShow couldn’t say anything because he...
Embedded below are several video highlights from this week’s WWE Main Event.
Dolph Ziggler vs. Alberto Del Rio
Chris Jericho & Alberto Del Rio are interrupted by Dolph Ziggler
- The dark main event after last night's WWE SmackDown tapings saw Alberto Del Rio face Big Show. Del Rio beat Show with a steel chair before the match started and ended up getting the win with the armbreaker.
- JBL and Michael Cole will be taping a new episode of their YouTube show this Sunday outside of the New Orleans Arena at 3:30pm before the Elimination Chamber pay-per...
Credit: Brad Baldridge, George Clark, Cameron Gullett & Prowrestling.net
Kofi Kingston defeated Corey Graves. There was a surprising amount of heat on Graves early on. Nice tie up sequence followed by a really nice monkey flip. Moments later, Graves hit a gordbuster for two, but Kingston came back with Trouble in Paradise for the win. All in all, Kofi was super over...
Here are Twitter reactions from several WWE stars about the IOC’s decision to cut wrestling from the Olympics:
Big E. Langston: The IOC’s decision to drop wrestling in 2020 is baffling. I learned life lessons on the mat that I’ll never forget. #SaveOlympicWrestling
Ricardo Rodriguez: So the Olympics are dropping Wrestling? One of the original sports? Como que what?! ‘stan...
- As noted, Tamina Snuka vs. Kaitlyn for the WWE Divas Title has been added to Sunday’s Elimination Chamber pay-per-view. Here’s the updated card:
WWE Title Match
CM Punk vs. The Rock
If The Rock gets himself disqualified or counted out, CM Punk wins the title
World Heavyweight Title Match
Big Show vs. Alberto Del Rio
Elimination Chamber Match
Chris Jericho vs. Daniel Bryan vs...
WWE will present the 2013 Elimination Chamber pay-per-view this Sunday from the New Orleans Arena in New Orleans, Louisiana. The road to WrestleMania 29 continues with WWE Champion The Rock vs. CM Punk in the main event.
Welcome to WNZ’s third pay-per-view predictions feature with Marc Middleton and Colin Hunter. Here’s how we think the pay-per-view will unfold, and why. Let...