Found January 25, 2013 on
PLAYERS: The MizRic Flair
Comcast published an interview with The Miz. Here are some highlights. His theme: “I will say I have one of the best entrance themes in all of WWE. I won’t say the best of all time because my favorite is The Brood. They didn’t even have words, and they didn’t need words. They had the best entrance as well coming up through the fire was just awesome.” Winning The Royal Rumble: “When I win the Royal Rumble I will have the choice between the WWE Championship and the World Heavyweight Championship. So, you look at it and you go, CM Punk vs. the Rock. CM Punk has held the title for 400-something days. He’s a proven champion and he’ll do whatever it takes to win that title at all costs. Then you have the Rock coming back, hasn’t been in the ring in almost a year now. CM Punk has been defending the championship for the past year. He’s crisp, he’s in his prime. The Rock might have a little ring rust. But, I want the Rock to win. The Rock is the reason I wanted to become a WWE Superstar. I w...

Dolph Ziggler, Not the Miz, Was Originally Tabbed to Be Involved in Ric Flair Storyline

Credit – Wrestling Observer The current storyline where The Miz is being pushed as the “next Ric Flair” was originally earmarked for Dolph Ziggler. With Ziggler, the idea was going to be more of Flair being his manager but Ziggler was going to be given the Figure Four and doing the same gimmick Miz is doing as a babyface. Regarding turning Ziggler babyface, it looks like those...

SmackDown Social Media Score, Flair Misses Match, CM Punk Note

- Readers have noted that CM Punk is listed as the WWE Champion in advertisements for WWE events after this Sunday’s Royal Rumble pay-per-view. Don’t look too much into it, as advertisements for The Big Show as World Heavyweight Champion are still being aired. - Ric Flair did not return to the ring today for All Japan Pro Wrestling due to some sort of health issue. Flair was...

John Morrison’s DGUSA Debut (Video) + Ric Flair’s Issues

Partial Source: The Wrestling Observer – As noted earlier today here on the website, Ric Flair’s advertised return to the ring for All Japan Pro Wrestling on Saturday didn’t end up taking place after a badly swollen left leg prevented him from doing so. According to sources, Flair announced he would be unable to wrestle due to “doctor’s orders” before the show and apologized...

Update on Ric Flair Missing His Scheduled Match For AJPW Today; Health Issue That Hospitalized Him

Credit – F4WOnline As noted earlier, Ric Flair missed his return match today for All Japan Pro Wrestling. Flair announced before the show he couldn’t wrestle due to doctor’s orders. Flair apologized and revealed his son Reid would be teaming with The Great Muta instead. Flair was taken to the emergency room before the show due to a sudden health issue. Doctors him him there...

Update: Ric Flair Doesn’t Wrestle In Japan Today

ORIGINAL: Puroseu Spirit has some new information and photos available on WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair’s scheduled return to the ring on Saturday for the All-Japan promotion. Flair is scheduled to team with Keiji Mutoh (the Great Muta) against Tatsumi Fujinami and Seiya Sanada. The tag match is the semi-main event. The event will also feature Flair’s son, Reid Flair, making his...

Report: WWE Changes Royal Rumble Pre-Show Plans

WWE reportedly switched their original plans for the WWE Youtube pre-show for the Royal Rumble pay-per-view. Currently, Antonio Cesaro vs. The Miz for the US title is scheduled to take place. Originally, WWE wanted to have a pre-match to determine a spot in the Rumble match for the winner. This was moved to the Royal Rumble Fanfest. The belief was that not many people would’ve...

WWE Main Event Results - January 23, 2013

The opening video aired, followed by the pyro, and Michael Cole and The Miz opened the show from ringside. They setup the Royal Rumble by the numbers video…Backstage, Matt Striker asked Ryback about getting ready for the Rumble. Ryback said as someone who feeds on more, the Rumble was his for the taking. Striker asked if he meant devour and then said it was a joke when Ryback looked...

Japan News – Ric Flair’s Opponents + Kenta Kobashi Retires

Credit: – Kenta Kobashi has announced that his retirement match will be on May 11th at Nippon Budokan in Tokyo. The match will be held under the NOAH banner and his opponent will be named at a later date. Kobashi says he needs time to train for his final match due to recovering from neck injuries. – All Japan Pro Wrestling has released these images of Tatsumi...

Backstage News on Del Rio’s Win, Miz Talks Rock-Punk, JR

- Jim Ross is having a tough time battling the flu. He revealed on Twitter that he had to make a trip to the hospital for chest x-rays last night:“The flu is a bear. Trip to hospital last nite for chest x-ray. Back to Dr’s ofc this am for results & to eliminate pneumonia as possibility.”- It’s no secret within WWE that Alberto Del Rio’s World Heavyweight Title push...

WWE Main Event Highlights: Ryback vs. Cesaro, Usos vs. Rhodes Scholars

Embedded in the videos below are highlights from the January 23, 2013 episode of WWE Main Event. Ryback vs. Antonio Cesaro The Usos vs. Team Rhodes Scholars Matt Striker interviews Ryback Ric Flair Talks About The Rock....
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