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The shocker of WrestleMania isn’t Brock Lesnar signing a one-year contract with the WWE or him not making an appearance. The shocked to me was The Rock, Dwayne Johnson, defeating John Cena in the WrestleMania 28 headliner. Related posts:
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WWE’s website posted an article last night looking at why Brock Lesnar has returned. They wrote the following about Lesnar and John Cena:
“What kind of message is Brock trying to send Cena – and the entire WWE Universe – by punishing the Cenation leader? We can only speculate at this point, but there’s no denying these two have a heated and tumultuous history. In early...
John Cena called The Rock out to the ring at the conclusion of Monday’s Raw SuperShow, but was instead greeted with a brutal F5 courtesy of Brock Lesnar. WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross addressed the recently-retired mixed martial artist’s shocking return to sports entertainment.“Why’s Brock Lesnar back? I’d suggest 2 earn BIG money. He’s done w/ UFC & still young. He’s...
Jim Ross returned to the announcers tale tonight and called Hell in a Cell between Triple H and The Undertaker. Ross wrote the following about John Cena vs. The Rock:
“@TheRock and @JohnCena working their asses off. I’m calling it in my head. Is that sick or what?”
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- Chris Jericho failed to capture the WWE Title from CM Punk at last night’s WrestleMania 28 pay-per-view in a 30+ minute match. Jericho took to Twitter this morning and said he may be moving on:“Feel like I got run over by a truck…and in a way I did. The better man won last night. I guess its time for me to move on.”The talk when Jericho first returned to WWE was that he...
John Cena says that he’s turned down movie roles in order to stay full-time with WWE. Cena told the Toronto Sun that he has passed on “a lot of stuff” with the goal of being WWE champion again.
“I don’t want to be an actor, I want to be a WWE champion and I want to be the best that I can be,” he said. “If a part comes up and I have to make a choice between that and...
The April 23rd WWE RAW Supershow from Detroit, Michigan will be a three-hour show with an “extreme” theme to it. This is the final RAW before WWE’s Extreme Rules pay-per-view on April 29th. Advertised locally is Chris Jericho and Kane vs. CM Punk and John Cena.
The Joe Louis Arena website confirms the three-hour show and is also advertising several SmackDown stars.
- Former World Heavyweight Champion Diamond Dallas Page spoke with Newsday.com about DDP Yoga being brought up in the CM Punk vs. Chris Jericho feud. Here are some highlights:
DDP isn’t offended:
“He [Punk] said it’s not real yoga. Well, he’s right, it’s not. So, he [Punk] is saying that, and a lot of people thought it was a slap…. It was just to tick off Jericho for...
– Jim Ross posted to Twitter that he had spoken to both CM Punk and Chris Jericho at last night’s Hall of Fame ceremony, saying:
Talked 2 @CMPunk & @IAmJericho in separate conversations Saturday & i promise u that both are fantastically focused 4 WM28. Scary focused.
– Batista posted the following to his Twitter account about being in Miami for St. Jude’s Children’s...
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- WWE announced the following:“Stay on WWE’s official Facebook page beginning at 7 PM TONIGHT for live coverage of the WWE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, featuring Edge, Mike Tyson & more!”We will have live, detailed coverage from our correspondents at the Hall of Fame beginning at 7pm EST tonight. Stay tuned for full coverage.- The Rock reportedly has several backstage...
Somehow, WWE Superstar Curt Hawkins helped Chris Jericho out for his WrestleMania 28 match. Jericho wrote on Twitter:
“I’d like to thank @TheCurtHawkins for saving the day yesterday. Without him I wouldn’t have been able to do the match!!”
It’s possible that like Hawkins did with The Rock, he may have helped Chris Jericho prepare for his Wrestlemania 28 match with CM Punk...
- Brodus Clay, Santino Marella, Kofi Kingston and Eve Torres are featured on the latest WWE Backstage Fallout from last night’s RAW:
- PWInsider reports that CM Punk was scheduled to retain the WWE Title at WrestleMania 28 from day 1 of the Chris Jericho feud being planned. There were never plans for Jericho to win the WWE Title in Miami.
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- This week’s WWE RAW Supershow drew a 3.43 rating, up from the 3.04 rating the go-home show for WrestleMania 28. This week’s show averaged 5 million viewers.
- Readers have sent word that advertisements in Chicago are promoting the following matches for WWE’s Extreme Rules pay-per-view event.
* WWE Champion CM Punk vs. John Cena
* Kane vs. Randy Orton
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