Archive - November 2012

Cody Rhodes says shoulder injury won’t stop him tomorrow

Cody Rhodes

It looks like Cody Rhodes will indeed wrestle at the Survivor Series tomorrow despite suffering a concussion and a shoulder injury on Tuesday at the Main Event television tapings. “MRI results…Torn trapezius grade 2. Torn deltoid grade 1. Separated shoulder,” Rhodes tweeted, followed by a more encouraging message. “No...

UFC 154: St-Pierre vs Condit weigh-ins video

UFC 154

UFC held its weigh-ins for tonight’s UFC 154: St-Pierre vs Condit pay-per-view yesterday at the Bell Centre. Below is the list of the weigh-ins for each fight. Georges St-Pierre (170) vs Carlos Condit (169) Johny Hendricks (171) vs Martin Kampmann (171) Tom Lawlor (184) vs Francis Carmont (185) Constantinos Philippou (185) vs Nick Ring...

Pre-show match for the Survivor Series changed

Heath Slater

The Survivor Series pre-show match featuring Zack Ryder and Santino Marella vs Heath Slater and Jinder Mahal has been changed. 3MB will stay on the card however their opponents now are Tyson Kidd and Justin Gabriel. No reason was given why Ryder and Marella were given the boot. The Survivor Series has five matches on the pay-per-view card with one...

Shane Carwin pulled from TUF finale fight against Nelson

Shane Carwin

The coaches of the current season of The Ultimate Fighter will not fight against each other as expected as Shane Carwin had to be pulled from the fight due to a knee injury. The rumored opponent for the other coach, Roy Nelson, is none other than former fellow TUF 10 cast member Matt Mitrione. The fight is not official yet but according to...

IMPACT TV report 11/16/2012

Impact

Impact begins with a recap of this past Sunday’s pay-per-view event, Turning Point. The first person to make his way to the ring after the video ends is James Storm. Storm is celebrating being named #1 contender after winning his match at Turning Point. Storm’s celebration is cut short by his former partner and current rival, Bobby...

WWE-themed episode of E!’s The Soup airing next week

The Miz

WWE’s Hornswoggle, The Miz, and Divas champion Eve will be part of an upcoming special episode of The Soup which airs on USA Network. Titled ‘The Soup meets WWE: Piledriving clips in your face,” the show will air on November 21 at 10PM EST on E! and then again following the episode of Monday Night RAW on November 26 on USA...

Trish Stratus lands 93rd magazine cover

Trish Stratus

Former WWE Women’s champion Trish Stratus has landed her amazing 93rd cover on a magazine this month. The magazine is titled OPA! and is published in Australia for the Greek community in the country. Trish is featured on the cover looking fantastic as usual in a gold dress. “To be able to connect with an iconic superstar and proud...

Cody Rhodes injured during tag match on Main Event

Cody Rhodes

Cody Rhodes suffered an injury during a match which aired yesterday on WWE Main Event on ION which was taped on Tuesday. The former Intercontinental champion suffered a concussion and a strained shoulder according to WWE.COM and an MRI is being scheduled to determine the extent of his injuries. The injury occurred when Rhodes took a backdrop...

Two more matches added to the Survivor Series

Eve Torres

Two more matches were added to the Survivor Series pay-per-view this Sunday and another one for the pre-show on YouTube. The pay-per-view matches are Eve Torres defending her Divas title against Kaitlyn and Antonio Cesaro defending the U.S. title against R-Truth. The pre-show features Santino Marella and Zack Ryder taking on Heath Slater and...

RAW rating for 11/12/2012

RAW

The Veterans Day edition of Monday Night RAW pulled in an average of 4,194,000 viewers and a 2.9 rating. Hour one did 4,154,000 viewers, hour two jumped to 4,399,000 viewers, however hour three dropped to 4,027,000 viewers. The show did 80,000 more viewers than last week and it was the first time since the October 8 edition that all three hours...

WrestleMania 29 tops $10 million in gate money so far

WrestleMania 29

WrestleMania 29 is already the top grossing event in professional wrestling history with a gate of over $10 million. WWE sold over 52,000 tickets from the moment the pre-sale kicked in on Thursday and the stadium is not even close to being sold out yet so the $10 million will increase once more tickets are released and sold. The MetLife Stadium...

WWE announces details for the 10th annual Tribute to the Troops

Tribute To The Troops

WWE will hold its 10th annual of Tribute to the Troops in Norfolk, Virginia, with the show airing on Wednesday, December 19, on USA Network with a two hour special another television special on NBC on Saturday, December 22, with a one hour show. Kid Rock and Flo Rida will be in the house to sing live for the thousands of military personnel and...

AJ Styles signs deal to release autobiography book

AJ Styles

Former TNA World champion AJ Styles has signed a deal with VP Ink Publishing to release his official autobiography. “Styles’ autobiography will cover his life from both in and outside the ring. His autobiography will highlight being brought up in a military family that struggled with poverty and alcoholism,” reads a preview on...

WWE to hold live shows in St. Petersburg and Moscow next year

WWE

WWE will be returning to Russia next year for two shows as part of the WrestleMania Revenge Tour which is part of the massive European tour. Following the success of the first WWE show in Moscow earlier this year, WWE announced that next year St. Petersburg will be getting their taste of WWE action along with Moscow on April 25 and 26...

The Miz joins Team Foley at the Survivor Series

The Miz

The Miz is back in the traditional Survivor Series five on five match however this time he’s on the other side. Originally picked by Paul Heyman to be on Team Punk, the former WWE champion quit the team a week later and was replaced by Wade Barrett on the new Team Ziggler. Team Foley still was one man short after Ryback was pulled from the...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 11/12/2012

RAW

It’s “go-home” again for Monday Night Raw tonight, as we are just 6 nights away from Survivor Series 2012! (Didn’t I just write a “go-home” show 3 very short weeks ago, even though I was sick last week and had to opt out of one Raw? In other words, ) What will go down as the annual pay-per-view is built up? One...

Cena vs Punk headlines tonight’s Monday Night RAW

John Cena

Tonight’s Monday Night RAW is the last one before the Survivor Series pay-per-view and with only three matches announced so far on the card you can bet that WWE will make some more announcements on who will be wrestling at the 26th annual Series show. The main event for RAW is CM Punk taking on John Cena and the other big news for the show...