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Ring Side News:
- New WWE United States Champion Kofi Kingston tweeted the following tonight:
"First and foremost, hats off to Cesaro. My body feels like it’s been through a war! But you guys make all worth it! #3TimeUSChamp."
- Earlier tonight, Ryback tweeted the following about John Cena and Extreme Rules:
"Sunday May 19th #ExtremeRules @johncena vs @Ryback22 for the WWE Title. #FeedingTime #RybackRules"
- WWE announced that Randy Orton and Sheamus vs. Mark Henry and Big Show will be the main event of this week's SmackDown.
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- Kofi Kingston became a three-time WWE United States Champion on tonight's RAW from Greenville, South Carolina, by defeating Antonio Cesaro. Kofi earned a title shot by defeating Cesaro on Friday's SmackDown. Here is a photo:
- WWE taped the following matches tonight for WWE Superstars:
* Tamina Snuka vs. Natalya
* Primo and Epico vs. Tensai and Brodus Clay
WWE U.S. Champion Kofi Kingston was interviewed by The Evening Times. Here are some highlights.
If he would turn heel: ”"Everybody on Twitter seems to want me to turn bad… I would try my hand at anything and I think I could do it well.”
Part-time wrestlers involved in the top WrestleMania matches: ”The Rock and Brock Lesnar have really paved the way for guys like...
- Embedded in the video below is a promo for tomorrow night’s WWE Main Event episode, which will be taped later tonight.
- Several readers noted that CM Punk is still appearing in advertisements for events on the overseas tour that kicks off this week.
- Ryback mentioned John Cena’s ex-wife in a new message on Twitter, “Watching the pain on Cena’s face was worth standing...
After Monday’s Raw went off the air, John Cena & Team Hell No took on The Shield in the dark match main event. The match ended when Seth Rollins hit Cena with a chair, prompting The Shield to get disqualified.
Following the match, the faces hit their finishers on the Shield to send the crowd home happy.
The good and bad of RAW, including Ryback's reason for turning on John Cena, Triple H vs Lesnar in the cage and WWE's awful booking of Antonio Cesaro and their champions.
- Kofi Kingston became a three-time WWE United States Champion on last night’s RAW from Greenville, South Carolina, by defeating Antonio Cesaro. Kofi earned a title shot by defeating Cesaro on Friday’s SmackDown. Here is a photo:- WWE taped the following matches last night for WWE Superstars:* Tamina Snuka vs. Natalya* Primo and Epico vs. Tensai and Brodus Clay- WWE announced...
WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross has published a new blog entry on JrsBarBq.com. Here are some highlights.
Thoughts on Steve Austin’s prediction of Fandango at champion: @steveaustinBSR predicts that @WWEFandango will be IC Champion within a few months. It might not take that long but I could also see Fandango winning the US Title as well at some point. Stars become stars over the long...
Arda Ocal recently conducted a live Q/A with Bret “Hitman” Hart. In the session which was primary questions from the audience, many questions were covered including:
- Opponents we wished he had a chance to work and would have liked to work one more match against
- His interactions with Batista
- Opinions of John Cena and the opinions of him from critics
- Who he considers today...
- World Heavyweight Champion Dolph Ziggler was recently interviewed by The Rise Guys. Here are some highlights:
Does he hate John Cena?
“Yep. Question number two.”
If most male wrestling fans over the age of 16 hate Cena:
“It depends. What he represents for our company is awesome. He is our franchise guy. He’s the go to guy. He’s never not delivered with something. He connects...
Former WWE Champion Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has issued an update on his claim of an abdominal tear injury mid-way through his match with John Cena at WrestleMania.
Johnson wrote on Twitter Wednesday afternoon, “Injury update: Physical therapy starts tomorrow. Hardcore training starts today. Thank U guys for the love. 5 weeks out..#RoadToHercules.”
Johnson had previously...