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WWE News: Jerry “The King” Lawler Has First Singles Since His Heart Attack

A lot of people thought that Jerry “The King” Lawler wouldn’t return to active wrestling since he suffered a heart attack last year. is reporting the WWE Hall of Famer will return to the ring and have a singles match with Mike Rapada this Saturday in Covington, Tennessee in the main event of the show. The name of the promotion that Lawler is wrestling for...
Via Between The Ropes
August 28, 2013  |  Discuss

CM Punk’s Nasty Ankle Injury + WWE Signs New Talent

– WWE has signed Cory “Wild” Weston to a developmental contract. Weston is a student of WWE Hall of Famer Dory Funk Jr. Funk said: “From Funking Conservatory Wrestling we are proud of the accomplishments of Cory ‘Wild’ Weston. Cory is an example of what can be accomplished with dedication and hard work.” – CM Punk has revealed an ankle injury on Twitter: Cro-Mags...
Via WZR Online
July 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Student of Dory Funk Jr. Signed to WWE

WWE signed independent wrestler Cory “Wild” Weston, who was a student of WWE Hall of Famer Dory Funk, Jr’s wrestling school. Dory Funk Jr. the statement about Weston’s signing: “From Funking Conservatory Wrestling we are proud of the accomplishments of Cory ‘Wild’ Weston. Cory is an example of what can be accomplished with dedication and hard work.”
July 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Jerry “The King” Lawler Wrestling Tonight

As a reminder, Jerry “The King” Lawler will wrestle his first match since suffering a heart attack last year for Dory Funk Jr.’s !Bang! promotion tonight in Ocala, Florida. Lawler will be teaming with Dory Funk Jr., Johnny Magnum and Jessica “Power-House” Hill to face Cory “Wild” Weston, Quinton “Drop-Back” Hitchcock, Romero Youngblood and Hollywood Heather. Prior...
May 25, 2013  |  Discuss

WWE Hall of Famer Dory Funk Jr. Remembers The Late Mike Graham

Dory Funk Jr. – Remembering Mike GrahamEddie Graham was the owner and genius behind the success of the Florida Territory. The foundation of his territory was built on wrestling and credibility of the wrestlers who worked for him. If you wanted to break into the wrestling business in Florida, You had to prove yourself as a wrestler first.Eddie Graham, Mike Graham and I were in the...
October 27, 2012  |  Discuss

How Old Is Too Old To Wrestle?, Talents Comment, More

Dory Funk Jr. spoke to The Miami Herald about “how old is too old in pro wrestling” in light of Jerry Lawler’s heart attack on RAW two weeks ago. Here is what he said. “How old is too old to run track, play basketball, do karate, work out at the gym, swim 200 meters, snow ski in the mountains, surf the big waves, throw a football, jump on a trampoline, play tennis or walk...
Via WZR Online
September 24, 2012  |  Discuss

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