One-time pro mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter Dave Bautista, perhaps best known for his run in WWE as “Batista,” is returning to the big screen as “Tong Po” in the upcoming Kickboxer reboot titled Kickboxer: “Vengeance,” starring Jean-Claude Van Damme, as well as UFC stars Georges St-Pierre and Cain Velasquez, among others. RLJ Entertainment (NASDAQ: […]
Call it a long shot, but here is how Seth Rollins should make his return at WrestleMania 32. In Nov. 2015, Seth Rollins went down with a gruesome knee injury. He tore multiple ligaments after landing awkwardly on his leg while attempting a sunset flip powerbomb against Kane at a WWE live event. The Architect […]
Rumor Roundup (Mar. 17, 2016): Bray Wyatt injury, WrestleMania 32 plans, NXT Takeover: Dallas promotion, more!
Speculating on the rumors surrounding pro wrestling is a favored pastime of many fans, perhaps second only to actually watching the matches. In this daily column, we take a look at the latest rumors being churned out by the pro wrestling rumor mill. Important reminder: Rumors are just that — rumors. None of this has […]
This business of debating how a crowd reacts to someone is tough. For the second year in a row, the wrestling internet is all worked up about how audiences at live events are reacting to Roman Reigns. Raw in Pittsburgh on Mon., Mar. 14 sounded lifeless to me, but you’ll find people online (some who […]
WrestleMania News Mar 16 2016 Updated 22:03, 16 Mar 2016 IST WWE News: Major change for Roman Reigns?
Roman Reigns made his inevitable return this week on RAW and vented out his frustrations by administering a chaotic beatdown on the WWE World Heavyweight Champion Triple H. While Reigns returning wasn’t a surprise, what was indeed intriguing was his entrance. Reigns shunned his usual entrance of coming through the audience and was seen making […]
On episode 225 of the Smark Out Moment wrestling podcast SMACK TALK, the panel discusses the following: Part 1 = Ask Him! Wrestling Trivia Question of the Week Revealing the answers to last week’s questions and recapping all of the guesses and responses from the audience. This week’s questions: 1) How many championships did Jacqueline win […]
According to a report today on Forbes, The New Day’s newest piece of merchandise – a tee debuted Saturday night at Roadblock along with a commemorative cereal box – is WWE Shop’s top-selling shirt. With the Booty-Os design, Xavier Woods, Kofi Kingston & Big E’s popular group has three of the top ten selling shirts […]
Neville suffered an injury during a match against Chris Jericho on Monday night’s Raw, WWE.com has learned. “Neville sustained a left ankle injury on a baseball slide during his match with Chris Jericho,” Dr. Chris Amann told WWE.com. “Initial X-rays reveal a fracture of the ankle. He will undergo further imaging today to determine the […]
After enduring weeks of The Dudleys’ disparaging remarks, Jimmy & Jey Uso get set to face Bubba Ray & D-Von. What began with a shocking betrayal will culminate with a deeply personal inter-family duel at WrestleMania. Anoa’i dynasty, meet The Dudleys. Bubba Ray & D-Von Dudley shredded any illusion that they were a glad-handing nostalgia […]
Shane McMahon’s WWE WrestleMania 32 feud with The Undertaker started off blazing hot, but it’s now at absolute zero. McMahon’s triumphant WWE return on Monday Night Raw a few weeks ago came accompanied with a monstrous pop for Shane-O-Mac and an ensuing buzz that WrestleMania 32 desperately needed. The newness of McMahon’s return has since […]