Archive - 2012

Punk and Cena pin each other at Night of Champions

CM Punk

Here are the results from the Night of Champions pay-per-view which took place yesterday at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. Zack Ryder won the pre-show 16 man battle royal to win a US title shot later in the show; The Miz defeated Rey Mysterio, Sin Cara, and Cody Rhodes to retain the Intercontinental title; Kane and Daniel Bryan defeated...

Sunny talks about her arrests, asks for privacy

Sunny

Talking on Facebook about her recent arrests, Tammy “Sunny” Sytch said that “no one knows the real story” of what went down between her and her boyfriend (or ex, now?) Damien Darling. She asked for her fans to respect both their privacy as they “work through this unfortunate turn of events.” The funny thing...

Night of Champions 2012 live on pay-per-view tonight

CM Punk

Live tonight from the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts, WWE presents Night of Champions 2012 on pay-per-view. The full card is as follows: CM Punk vs John Cena for the WWE title; Sheamus vs Alberto Del Rio for the World Heavyweight title; The Miz vs Rey Mysterio vs Sin Cara vs Cody Rhodes for the Intercontinental title; R-Truth and Kofi Kingston...

Matt Morgan returns to TNA during non-televised live event

Matt Morgan

Matt Morgan, who was without a contract and looking to go back to WWE has returned to TNA Wrestling. Morgan has been out of TNA since mid June and only worked non-televised live events in his last month with the company however yesterday he returned also during a non-televised live event in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. The former two time TNA Tag Team...

TUF Fridays on FX episode 1 recap

The Ultimate Fighter

This season of the Ultimate Fighter will feature the welterweight division. The coaches are heavyweights as former interim champion Shane Carwin and TUF winner Roy Nelson take opposite sides. This season’s winner will leave with a six figure contract and custom Harley Davidson motorcycle for themselves and their coach. Kevin Nowaczyk, 11-2...

nWo DVD and Blu-Ray to be released in November

nWo

On November 6, WWE will be releasing a DVD and Blu-Ray titled nWo: The Revolution, which will look back at the history of one of the most controversial and popular factions in the history of pro wrestling. The DVD will contain three discs while the Blu-Ray version will have two in addition to some added content. “In the mid-90s, a malicious...

WWE removing old, edgier videos from video sharing websites

WWE

A team of WWE employees are busy looking at video sharing websites and flagging all videos from the Attitude Era that are being used in attacks mostly against Linda McMahon. Tons of videos were removed from the popular YouTube website already with a WWE rep saying that they are damaging “the corporate reputation” of the company. These...

Tammy “Sunny” Sytch going back to rehab after arrests

Sunny

Former WWE Diva Tammy “Sunny” Sytch appeared at the New Haven Superior Court yesterday following her three arrests over a period of three days this week. The WWE Hall of Famer was reeled to her sister, Denise Stone, who told the court that Sytch would be going straight to a New Jersey rehab center. A WWE representative told the...

Winter released from TNA Wrestling

Katie Lea

PWInsider.com is reporting that TNA has chosen not to renew the contract of Katarina Waters, better known as Winter, who wrestled for the WWE as well under the name of Katie Lee Burchill. The 32 year old joined TNA Wrestling 2010, six months after she was released from the WWE along with other six Superstars in the yearly post-WrestleMania...

Sunny arrested three times over the past three days

Sunny

WWE Hall of Famer and former Diva Tammy “Sunny” Sytch was arrested three times in three days according to TMZ.COM, all arrests stemming from crimes related to domestic violence. Sytch was first taken to jail for disorderly conduct on September 11 at 8:55PM and walked out the next day on a $500 bond. At 4:49PM on the same day she was...

16th season of The Ultimate Fighter kicks off tonight

The Ultimate Fighter

The 16th season of The Ultimate Fighter premieres tonight on FX and this time around the show is officially titled The Ultimate Fighter Fridays. Two heavyweights will be in charge of the two teams – Shane Carwin and Roy Nelson – and tonight starts the process of elimination as the two coaches along with Dana White will oversee the 32...

Quotes from the UFC 152 media conference call

UFC

Toronto, Canada – The Ultimate Fighting Championship organization returns to Toronto, Canada, next Saturday with a stacked card featuring six of the most exciting names in all of mixed martial arts. In the fascinating main event, reigning UFC light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones fights a record fifth consecutive UFC...

Eve Torres gets engaged to Rener Gracie

Eve Torres

WWE Diva Eve Torres announced on her Twitter that she just got engaged to black belt Jiu-Jitsu and  head instructor at the Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Academy, Rener Gracie, of the world-famous Gracie MMA family. “I’ve never been so happy,” she said, posting a photo of her ring while holding hands with Gracie. Torres and Gracie, both 28...

Impact TV report for 09/13/2012

Impact

This will be a much shorter recap than usual as I am not feeling well. I’ll get back to doing a full report with play by play next week. Impact begins with heavyweight champion Austin Aries walking to the ring. Austin is pleased that he got a piece of one member of Aces and Eights last week, but his real reason for coming to the ring is to...

Jerry Lawler sends a Tout video from hospital

Jerry Lawler

Jerry Lawler is up on his feet and even throwing a joke or two in a remarkable recovery following his heart attack on Monday night during the live broadcast of RAW. In a Tout video message he recorded from his hospital, The King said that he resembles a bionic man with “more wires coming out of me than AT&T.” The fifteen second...

George Clooney denies breaking up with Stacy Keibler

Stacy Keibler

Rumors are flying around that Hollywood movie star George Clooney broke up with his girlfriend and former WWE Diva Stacy Keibler. The rumors started with British tabloid newspaper The Sun – which is famous for these kind of stories – quoting a friend of Keibler saying, “She said George wants to be on his own again and has no...

Bound For Glory to be screened in theaters in the U.S.

Bound For Glory

Screenvision theaters around the country will be airing TNA’s Bound For Glory pay-per-view live on the big screen in several states. Participating states include Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, North Carolina, North Dakoda, Ohio...

Anderson Silva steps up to main event UFC 153 in Brazil

Anderson Silva

UFC Lightweight champion Anderson Silva has stepped up to headline UFC 153 in Rio de Janeiro, moving up to the 205lbs division to take on Stephan Bonnar according to USA Today. The show has now been named UFC 153: Silva vs Bonnar, and the main event replaced Jose Aldo vs Frankie Edgar after Aldo was ruled out injured. Silva was not scheduled to...