Found April 22, 2013 on WZR Online:
PLAYERS: John Cena
According to, John Cena will defend the WWE Title against Ryback at the May 19th Extreme Rules PPV. Here is the article: John Cena persevered through a nearly 18-month title drought before reclaiming the WWE Championship at WrestleMania, but if Ryback has his way, Cena’s 11th WWE Title reign will come to a quick and unceremonious end at Extreme Rules. has confirmed that the bald-headed shredder — arguably WWE’s most dominate competitor of the last year — will receive first crack at the new WWE Champion at the May 19 pay-per-view. As exciting as this first-time singles contest would be under ordinary conditions, the title bout is made all the more intriguing by its personal overtones and Ryback’s claim that he is looking to break out of The Champ’s sizable shadow. It was only last October that Cena labeled his Extreme Rules opponent as the “change” that the WWE Universe craved. At the time, the Shell-Shocking Superstar was on the verge of unseating then–WWE Ch...

Backstage Update On CM Punk’s WWE Return, DX/Cena

Thanks to Ranjit Chahal for his help with some of the following newsbits: – DX is replacing John Cena at a couple of upcoming live events. The company is doing that to satisfy fans who were hoping to see the WWE Heavyweight Champion in action. Shawn Michaels revealed that he will not be replacing him in the ring, however. The Heartbreak Kid is simply accompanying the New Age Outlaws...

John Cena vs. Ryback Announced for Extreme Rules

WWE announced John Cena will defend the WWE Championship against Ryback at the Extreme Rules pay-per-view event. The only other match announced for the event will include Dolph Ziggler defending the World Heavyweight Championship in a triple threat match against Jack Swagger and Alberto Del Rio. WWE Extreme Rules 2013 will take place Sunday, May 19, 2013 from the Scottrade Center...

The Rock talks future in wrestling, WrestleMania plan

The Rock just finished up a three-run return to WrestleMania with a loss to John Cena at Met Life Stadium. An injury kept The Rock away from Monday Night RAW and a new interview with Dwayne Johnson reveals that it may have been last match in a WWE ring.

VIDEO: The Rock Talks WWE Issues, Future, & More

The Rock recently spoke with New York City radio host Peter Rosenberg while promoting his new TV show Hero. Here are the highlights… Is He Done Wrestling?: “Possibly, to be honest with you. This is exclusive s— right here (laughs),” Johnson said about whether facing John Cena at WrestleMania 29 was his last match. “Possibly. You know, the goal three years ago was – I...

Michael Bay Says The Rock Needs to Grow Up and Stop Wrestling

- As noted earlier, The Rock underwent abdominal surgery on Monday after sustaining injuries from his match with John Cena at WrestleMania 29. Johnson’s rep confirmed that because of the surgery, Rock was forced to miss the Los Angeles premiere of his new film, Pain and Gain. Director Michael Bay also commented on the surgery and offered the Rock some advice from the red carpet...

“Pain & Gain” Director Michael Bay on The Rock’s Injury: “He Needs to Grow Up & Stop Wrestling 300-Pound Men”

As we reported earlier today, The Rock had surgery to correct the abdominal injuries he suffered during his WrestleMania 29 match against John Cena.  Due to the surgery, The Rock missed the Los Angeles premiere of his newest film “Pain & Gain”.  Apparently the decision to skip the premiere to take care of some pro wrestling injuries doesn’t sit well with “Pain &...

How Old Is John Cena?, Daniel Bryan On New Divas Show

– John Cena turns 36 years old today. – Late pro wrestling legend Terry Gordy was born on this date in 1961. He died on July 16, 2001 of a heart attack caused by a blood clot at the age of 40. – WWE Hall of Famer Tony Atlas turns 69 years old today. – There are no pro wrestling shows listed for ESPN Classic tonight. – Daniel Bryan posted the following on Twitter, noting...

Michael Bay Says The Rock Should Grow Up & Stop Wrestling 300LB Men

As noted earlier, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson underwent abdominal surgery Monday after sustaining injuries from his match with John Cena at WrestleMania 29. Johnson's rep confirmed that because of the surgery, The Rock was forced to miss the Los Angeles premiere of his new film, Pain and Gain which is scheduled for release this Friday. Michael Bay also commented on...

Chris Jericho/John Cena Hang Out, Seth Rollins Tweets

– Chris Jericho posted the following on Twitter about spending time with John Cena… Great time reminiscing with @JohnCena tonight. A true friend and very respectful of this business. Much respect! #alaska #chile #mexico – Seth Rollins posted the following on Twitter about the show… . @TheShieldWWE’s European Infiltration Tour: Day 5 (Part 3/Finale) #RAW We owned the night...

New WWE Show In Japan Announced – Details

A new live event for WWE in Japan has been announced, as the RAW brand will perform at the Ryogoku Kokugikan in Tokyo, Japan on July 4, a Thursday. The current WWE wrestlers advertised include John Cena, CM Punk, Ryback and Dolph Ziggler, among others. The tour will continue the next night in the same arena. Tickets are on sale now.

HBK’s Role at WWE Live Events, Triple H Interview, Raw Live Event News

- Triple H was interviewed by Jeff Wilen of the Daytona Beach News-Journal. You can check out footage from the interview below. - With the SmackDown crew in London, England for this afternoon’s SmackDown, Saturday Morning Slam and Main Event TV tapings, the Raw brand is in Nottingham, England for a live event at the Nottingham Capital FM Arena. WWE Superstars advertised for the...
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