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- Curtis Axel tweeted the following after Monday's RAW:
"Wait, hang on... Did I really beat @TripleH twice in one night??? Yes... Yes I did! And come Sunday, I will be the NEW IC Champion! @WWE"
- We noted before that WWE added Triple H and Vince McMahon to the June 17th RAW from Grand Rapids, Michigan. They have also been added to the June 24th RAW from Charleston, South Carolina.
- WWE's website has posted a video of Teddy Long explaining why he fined WWE Divas Champion Kaitlyn $10,000 after last night's SmackDown tapings in Greensboro, North Carolina. Kaitlyn was issued the fine after she slapped a referee during her match against Aksana at last night's tapings.
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– Movie director John Chu has confirmed that Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson will be a part of the next installment of the G.I. Joe series.
– According to local advertising, WWE Chairman Vince McMahon and Triple H are both scheduled to appear on the next two editions of Monday night RAW. They are both advertised for next week’s post-Payback show (6/17) in Grand Rapids, Michigan...
- Tonight’s WWE RAW kicks off with a look back at last week where Stephanie McMahon and Vince McMahon stopped Triple H from wrestling.
- We’re live from the Richmond Coliseum in Richmond, Virginia as Michael Cole welcomes us to RAW. We go right to the ring and here comes Triple H to a big pop.
Triple H vs. Curtis Axel
Triple H makes his entrance. Out next comes Curtis Axel with...
Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter
When the low rating came in for WWE RAW two weeks ago (game seven of the Miami Heat and the Indiana Pacers series), there was internal fear amongst the WWE creative teams that their jobs weren’t safe.
While many felt that the WWE would blame the competition for the low rating, Vince McMahon was actually blaming the WWE product for the low...
The following contains a *Spoiler* for tonight’s RAW:
According to a source who is currently backstage at the Richmond Coliseum in Richmond, Virginia, WWE executive Stephanie McMahon is at the arena and is scheduled to appear on tonight’s RAW.
Stephanie is expected to confront her husband, Triple H, who is disobeying her and Vince McMahon’s demands by competing against Curtis Axel.
- As noted before, the June 10th WWE RAW did a 3.05 rating with 3.99 million viewers, up from the previous week.
In the segment breakdown, the opener with Triple H, Curtis Axel and Vince McMahon did a 3.11 quarter rating. The backstage follow-up plus Kane vs. Dean Ambrose lost 299,000 viewers. The post-match with Daniel Bryan, Randy Orton, Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns as well as...
Critically acclaimed actress Natalie Portman turned 32 on Sunday, June 9. Born Natalie Hershlag in Jerusalem, Israel, the 5-foot-3, 110 pound knockout was primarily raised on Long Island, New York. A Harvard graduate who avidly follows Vince McMahon’s soap opera, Portman was ranked the eighth greatest **** in the world by Maxim in 2011. Petite with virtually nonexistent 34A suckers...
Lanny Poffo was a guest on Live Audio Wrestling Sunday night. Here are some highlights.The issue between Vince McMahon and Randy Savage: “If I didn’t have the guts to ask Randy to his face about what you’re referring to, then I wouldn’t dare speculate about it now.”If the WWE has contacted the family about the Hall of Fame: “I got a call from John Laurinaitis before the...
The ring entrance for The Wyatt Family at recent WWE live events has seen the lights go out in the arena, the Wyatt vignette begins to play, Bray then asks the crowd if they “want to see something scary,” the lights come up and the Family enters, with Erick Rowan wearing the goat mask.
There have been some reports over the weekend that plans for the Wyatt family have been scrapped...
Triple H comes out for his match with Curtis Axel. Vince McMahon’s music hits and out he comes two minutes into the match. Vince has the bell rung and has Curtis Axel announced as the winner of the match by disqualification. Vince goes to the back. Triple H demands the match be restarted and Justin Roberts announces it. Vince McMahon comes back out and has Curtis Axel declared...
- WWE published a slideshow looking a never-before-seen Superstar sketches of Mankind, Dude Love, Razor Ramon, Goldust, Shawn Michaels, Rocky Maivia and others. There are several alternate designs for the Goldust character, as well as alternatives for Dustin Runnels like Shadow Roads, The Cowboy, and Stargate. You can check out the feature here.
- Sportstownchicago.com had the opportunity...
Lanny Poffo was a guest on Live Audio Wrestling Sunday night. Here are some highlights.
The issue between Vince McMahon and Randy Savage: "If I didn't have the guts to ask Randy to his face about what you're referring to, then I wouldn't dare speculate about it now."
If the WWE has contacted the family about the Hall of Fame: "I got a call from John Laurinaitis...