Archive - November 2012

TNA Knockouts and Superstars on MTV Made this Saturday

Brooke Adams

TNA will return to the popular MTV show Made this Saturday, November 10, for the episode titled ‘Pro Wrestler’ airing at 11AM EST. The show will feature several TNA Superstars and Knockouts including Tara and Miss Tessmacher, Robbie E and Robbie T, and more as they help Deanna Washington in her attempt to become a professional...

UFC 154: St-Pierre vs Condit media call recap

UFC 154

UFC 154 is now just 10 days away and will be taking place at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada. The main event will be the unification of the Welterweights belt as long time champ Georges St-Pierre returns from a year plus lay-off to take on the interim champion Carlos Condit. Since both Condit and St-Pierre have worked with Greg Jackson in the...

Get your WrestleMania 29 tickets starting from tomorrow

WrestleMania 29

The pre-sale for WrestleMania 29 will kick off tomorrow at 10AM EST and will till Friday at 11:59PM EST. Ticket prices will range from $35 to $2,000 for ringside plus additional fees and taxes. A $35 ticket will end up costing $49.50 in total while the VIP $2,000 ticket will carry an additional $75.50 in taxes and fees. The pre-sale code to order...

RAW rating for 11/05/2012

RAW

Monday Night RAW did a 2.78 rating on the eve of the U.S. election this week with a total of 4,076,000 viewers, down from the 4,102,000 viewers it did overall last week. The first hour did 4,066,000 viewers, followed by 4,279,000 in the second and then dropping to 3,883,000 for the third and final hour. (Ratings compiled by Nielsen Media Research...

WWE ’13 video game review

WWE 13

This review has been written by Ian Hamilton. Let me take you back to earlier this year… remember when all of those promos were airing on Raw and SmackDown, promising a revolution? The internet was abuzz with rumors of what the promos were for – the most believed one was the return of Matt Morgan (how did that work out for you?)...

WrestleMania 29 kickoff party in New York canceled

WrestleMania 29

The planned WrestleMania 29 kickoff party which was supposed to be held at the Bryant Part in New York City on November 9 was called off by WWE. The company canceled the event due to the effects of Hurricane Sandy and no rescheduled date was announced. The event was going to be free with several Superstars, Divas, and Legends appearing to kick off...

Linda McMahon loses second Senate election

Linda McMahon

For the past four years, former WWE CEO Linda McMahon dedicated her life campaigning trying to become a U.S. Senator. Last night, her second shot at the Senate seat was lost as Democrat Chris Murphy defeated McMahon in the election. Flanked by her son Shane, daughter Stephanie, son-in-law Triple H, and husband Vince, Linda conceded the race just...

Linda McMahon gets family support on election day

Linda McMahon

WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon and his son-in-law Triple H made their way back to the United States today to join Linda McMahon on election day. The two were at the RAW tapings – and Vince even appeared on camera – but will not be at the Smackdown tapings tonight. Linda campaigned till the last day, meeting supporters and workers...

UFC and FOX announce 2013 broadcast schedule

UFC

Las Vegas, Nev. – The Ultimate Fighting Championship and FOX Sports gear up for an exciting new year of UFC coverage by unveiling the 2013 UFC on FOX broadcast schedule featuring four live events on FOX. Next year, UFC on FOX kicks off on Saturday, Jan. 26 at the United Center in Chicago, with additional events planned on April 20, July 27...

WrestleMania 29 seating chart released

WrestleMania 29

Ticketmaster released the seating chart of the MetLife Stadium for WrestleMania 29 just days before the pre-sale starts. There will be four sections in total – field, concourse 1, concourse 2, concourse 3, and concourse 4. There will also be limited accessible seats throughout the whole stadium. One thing that is very odd is that the field...

RAW to tape from Birmingham, England, tonight

RAW

Monday Night RAW tonight will not be live on USA Network however it will be on a few hours of tape delay since the show is being taped in Birmingham, England, at the LG Arena. The only thing announced for the show so far is the segment involving WWE referee Brad Maddox who will be explaining his actions from Hell In A Cell. Last week the first...

Live Smackdown event results from 11/04 in London, England

Sheamus

W-O reader Ian Hamilton attended yesterday’s Smackdown live event in London, England, and sent in the following results: Sin Cara defeated El Local; The Usos defeated Prime Time Players; Kaitlyn defeated Natalya; Randy Orton defeated Alberto Del Rio; Wade Barrett and William Regal defeated Ted DiBiase and Johnny Curtis; Kofi Kingston...

Gawker Media responds to Hulk Hogan’s lawsuit

Hulk Hogan

Gawker Media – the company which published one minute of the Hulk Hogan sex tape and a full play-by-play of the whole video at Gawker.com – responded to the Hulk Hogan lawsuit saying that Hogan’s claims that they ruined his reputation is bull because his reputation was already ruined! Attorneys for Gawker said in the response...

Live RAW event results from 11/03 in Manchester, England

John Cena

Here are the results from yesterday’s RAW non-televised event from Manchester, England. Brodus Clay and Santino Marella defeated Epico and Primo; Michael McGuillicutty defeated Tensai; Eve defeated Layla and AJ in a triple threat match; John Cena defeated Dolph Ziggler; Antonio Cesaro defeated Zack Ryder; Kane and Daniel Bryan defeated Cody...

Lilian Garcia talks about her car accident

Lilian Garcia

Smackdown ring announcer Lilian Garcia spoke to WWE.COM about her accident from last week in Los Angeles where she was struck by car, sending her to the hospital for a couple of nights. The WWE Diva was hit by an SUV while she was working out and said it has been the most frightening thing that she ever had to go through, “I’m...

Referee Brad Maddox to explain his actions on RAW

RAW

WWE referee Brad Maddox will be explaining his actions from Hell In A Cell tomorrow night on RAW. During the closing moments of that pay-per-view, Maddox low-blowed Ryback as he was about to deliver the Shell Shock to CM Punk. The low blow was then followed by a quick three count from the referee and Punk managed to walk out of the pay-per-view...