Archive - September 2012

WWE to run three shows in Egypt in October

WWE

WWE issued a press release today announcing that the company will be traveling to Egypt for three nights, starting October 18, for shows at the Cairo Stadium Complex in Cairo. Egypt is the sixth new country that the WWE has traveled to in 2012. WWE will be working with Egyptian live events promoter, Creative Design, to bring WWE World Tour to...

Triple H chops off his long hair!

Triple H (non DX)

Next time you see Triple H on WWE television he will look like a different man. The former WWE and World Heavyweight champion decided to do something many people thought he wouldn’t do – chop off his hair! Yep, TMZ.COM published a few photos of Triple H posing with fans outside the WWE Headquarters in Stamford, Connecticut, sporting a...

Published list shows which wrestlers are worth the most

Steve Austin

CelebrityNetWorth.com published an article yesterday with a list of the richest wrestlers in the world. The list is not validated by anyone and may not be accurate. The figures listed were acquired from all publicly available information including salaries, real estate holdings, divorces, record sales, royalties and endorsements. The final net...

Cast for The Ultimate Fighter: Australia vs UK announced

The Ultimate Fighter

FX and the Ultimate Fighting Championship organisation today unveiled the identities of the sixteen Australian and British mixed martial artists set to represent their nations in The Ultimate Fighter: Australia vs UK – TheSmashes. The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) finalists are among the top fighters in both nations’ lightweight and...

Bret Hart advertised for RAW in Montreal next week

Bret Hart

WWE Hall of Famer Bret Hart will be at RAW this coming Monday night at the Bell Centre in Montreal, the site of the infamous screw job which happened at the 1997 Survivor Series. Hart is being advertised on the Bell Centre website as his first return to the arena in fifteen years. It is not known if he will make a television appearance or his...

Paul Heyman extends WWE deal

Paul Heyman

It is being reported that Paul Heyman signed a new deal – or an extension – to his original contract when he showed up as Brock Lesnar’s legal adviser a couple of months ago following the attack on Triple H. On Twitter, Heyman refused to say what would happen to him after the SummerSlam pay-per-view and told fans to just enjoy...

Eve wins Stars Earn Stripes competition on NBC

Eve Torres

Former WWE Divas champion Eve Torres won the NBC reality competition Stars Earn Stripes which aired its season finale yesterday. Eve was almost out in the first sudden death mission of the episode with her gun suffering a jam and two shots behind celeb Nick Lachey. Eventually Eve managed to unjam her gun and avoided last place in that round. In...

Monday Night RAW TV report for 09/03/2012

RAW

The best way to start a new “season” of Monday Night Raw is to have it emanate from your favourite American city – which is also the hometown of WWE Champion C.M. Punk – Chicago Illinois. In the follow up to last week, and the continuing build to the Night Of Champions pay-per-view, what will go down in the “Second...

CM Punk back “home” for RAW in Chicago tonight

CM Punk

The three hour Monday Night RAW tonight will be coming to you live from the Allstate Arena in Chicago, Illinois, which means there will be some hardcore pops for home town boy and WWE champion CM Punk. This is the arena where Punk won the title from John Cena in last year’s Money In The Bank pay-per-view before ‘quitting’ the...

Stars and Stripes finale with Eve Torres tonight on NBC

Eve Torres

NBC will be airing the two hour season finale of Stars Earn Stripes tonight which features WWE Diva Eve Torres. Torres is one of the five remaining contestants on the show along with Dean Cain, Nick Lachey, Picabo Street, and Todd Palin. Previous episodes saw the elimination of Dolvett Quince, Laila Ali, and Terry Crews. Tonight’s season...

Get 6 UFC pay-per-views for the price of 5 with DirecTV

UFC

Several readers sent in word that DirecTV is running a special for UFC pay-per-views where you can purchase six shows for the price of five. Starting with UFC 152 and ending with UFC 157, the offer will be available till September 22 and to receive the offer, a DirecTV subscription is required with all DirecTV receivers have to be continuously...

TNA to produce reality show for UK wrestlers like Tough Enough

TNA

TNA President Dixie Carter made a video appearance yesterday at the TNA London Fan Party and announced that there will be a new TNA show just for the United Kingdom. Carter said that the show, called Bootcamp, will start in December of this year and will air on Challenge TV, the home of TNA television in the UK. The show will be similar to what...

WWE Diva Cameron suspended following DUI arrest

Cameron

PWInsider.com is reporting that WWE Diva Cameron, one half of the dance team for Brodus Clay, has been suspended for failing to notify WWE about her arrest on August 24. It looks like WWE officials learned about her arrest from the Internet and she was already on the way to Australia with the rest of the RAW brand when they realized she had failed...

The Rock foils burglary attempt on set of Fast 6 movie

The Rock (Movies)

British tabloid newspaper The Sun has a story about Dwayne Johnson stopping two hooded burglars as they tried to steal equipment from the set of his latest movie Fast and the Furious 6 in England. Apparently according to The Sun, the former WWE champion charged at the two while he was wearing his Diplomatic Security Service agent gear. He was in...

Hulk Hogan opens Hogan’s Beach Shop in Clearwater

Hogan's Beach Shop

Hulk Hogan opened his Hogan’s Beach Shop in Clearwater, Florida, this weekend, adding another shop to the Clearwater Pelican Walk Plaza. The shop will be selling tons of Hulk Hogan merchandise with wrestlers scheduled to appear for autograph signings. Hogan will be helped by his wife Jennifer and daughter Brooke to run the shop along with...

WWE Divas title up for grabs at Night Of Champions

Kaitlyn

The WWE Divas title will be defended at the Night of Champions pay-per-view this month as Kaitlyn will get a shot at the title currently being held by Layla. The Divas title hasn’t been defended on pay-per-view since the No Way Out show in mid June. At the Money In The Bank, the champ was involved in a six tag Divas match while at SummerSlam...

Bound For Glory Series to wrap up next week

Bound For Glory

The upcoming IMPACT episode will end the Bound For Glory Series, with the final four being revealed after their respective matches. James Storm has already qualified with a total of 73 points doing all his required 11 matches. Others in contention are Samoa Joe with 68, RVD and Bully Ray with 55 each, and Jeff Hardy with 49 points. AJ Styles has...

Rosa Mendes returns to WWE work

Rosa Mendes

WWE Diva Rosa Mendes is back on the road with WWE, flying out to Australia with the RAW brand after some time off following a domestic violence incident with former WWE Superstar and boyfriend Jackson Andrews. Earlier last month, Mendes was questioned by police as soon as she landed in San Antonio for RAW after she was spotted in a bathroom crying...