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- Regarding the finish to the SummerSlam WWE Title match, many people backstage believed it wads fantastic but some took the “now we can tell a great story and when Bryan gets his revenge it will get him over even more” stance.Some took the “they should have let Bryan have his moment and it would have made him right there and he wouldn’t have had to be made after a chase” position.Several within WWE also commented that the it made no sense for Bryan to not kick out considering how much time passed between Triple H’s Pedigree and Orton’s pin.Few people also pointed out that it’s ridiculous that a maneuver from a retired wrestler is so devastating that it outdid anything that John Cena did in the match.Source: PWInsiderThe post Backstage Reaction to the Finish of Daniel Bryan vs. John Cena at WWE SummerSlam appeared first on Wrestling-Edge.com.
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WWE star has been battling torn triceps that he suffered during a performance this summer, and his insistence on wrestling through the pain has led to a baseball sized ball of fluid in his left elbow. Cena revealed the injured and announced that he would be going on a hiatus to recover during last night’s WWE Monday Night Raw event. Cena will undergo surgery with Dr. James Andrews...
John Cena will be out 4-6 months with a torn triceps injury. After looking at the baseball he has where his elbow should be, it’s easy to see why. Cena announced at WWE Raw on Monday that he will have surgery for the injury. “I cannot put off my surgery any longer. Tonight I leave […]
Trey often likes to pick on the fact that wrestling is nothing but fake fighting. While that point of view completely misses why fans find wrestling appealing, it turns out that maybe fake fighting is what the wrestlers should stick to. Saturday night, a mere 24 hours away from SummerSlam, World Heavyweight Champion Alberto Del Rio was involved in a bar fight near the hotel and if...
Cena has surgery and addresses fans:
John Cena underwent successful triceps surgery today under WWE Doctor James Andrews in Birmingham, Alabama. Cena Tweeted:
“Surgery went very well, Dr Andrews has more than done his part, now I will do mine.”
Speaking of Cena he was this year’s Pro Wrestling Illustrated number one on the PWI 500… “Even after celebrating 11 years on WWE...
WWE 2K14 panel breaks down:
A discussion panel hosted by Jim Ross yesterday to promote WWE 2K14 went completely off track, with both Ross and in-particular Ric Flair showing signs of drunkenness. You can watch the 75 minute video courtesy of Twitch.TV …
Here is the complete roster for the “30 Years Of Wrestlemania Mode”:
Alberto Del Rio
Andre The Giant
Big John Studd...
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Here’s the final card for tonight’s WWE SummerSlam pay-per-view:
WWE Championship Match:
John Cena (c) vs. Daniel Bryan
* Triple H will serve as Guest Referee.
The Best vs. The Beast:
CM Punk vs. Brock Lesnar
World Heavyweight Championship Match:
Alberto Del Rio (c) vs. Christian
Ring of Fire Match:
Kane vs. Bray Wyatt
Mixed Tag Team Match:
Dolph Ziggler & Kaitlyn vs. Big...
– WWE is advertising the following for the California-set house tour this weekend:
In addition, Rey Mysterio is set for the Friday show in Fresno according to the arena’s website.
– The company’s other tour this weekend runs through through New Mexico and has advertised:
Alberto Del Rio
Dolph Ziggler mentioned in an interview to Slam! Sports that he hopes to see Daniel Bryan leaving SummerSlam with the WWE Championship.
“Cena, personally I’m sick of him,” Ziggler wrote. “Ten years, doing the same thing, same five moves, the crowd loves him, the crowd hates him, either way, he does the same thing … I’m sick of it. I understand the awesome charity work...
SummerSlam 2013 is in the books and, as has become tradition in these parts, it’s time to see how the predictions I made in the staff predications on Saturday stack up to the actual pay-per-view results.
On a side note, before I begin, I apologize to the other staff and readership here at Between the Ropes for my lack of involvement in our SummerSlam coverage, including getting...