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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. ProWrestling.net 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

WWE Signs Student of Dory Funk Jr.

The WWE has 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.”
Via cheap-heat
July 19, 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.”
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
July 19, 2013  |  Discuss

WWE Signs Cory "Wild" Weston

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."
Via Ring Side News
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...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
May 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Jerry "The King" Lawler Returns to the Ring 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...
Via Ring Side News
May 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Original Value of The Million Dollar Belt, Watch Flair on Lizard Lick Towing, More

- Dory Funk Jr. spoke with Mark Henry about his comeback, training days at the Funking Dojo and the Hall of Fame. - WWE published an article about the history of the Million Dollar Belt created by "The Million Dollar Man" Ted Dibiase. Dibiase admitted that he made more money with the belt than he would have made as WWE Champion. Dibiase also revealed that the belt was...
Via Ring Side News
February 12, 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...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
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

!BANG! TV Report – Dory Funk Jr. Enters New Year’s Eve Battle Royal

!BANG! TV Report – Dory Funk Jr. Enters New Year’s Eve Battle Royal The next !BANG! TV Taping Support Your Troops 72, “Hell’s Bells” comes to the !BANG! TV Sound Stage in Ocala, Florida Saturday December 31st A 10 Man Battle Royal will be the last match on the card as Dory Funk Jr. steps into the ring for the last time this year. Participants include Johnny Magnum, David...
Via TWNP-Wrestling News & Information
December 26, 2011  |  Discuss
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