Archive - 2012

Shawn Michaels to be in Triple H’s corner at SummerSlam

Shawn Michaels

Just when you thought he was going to stay away for a little while, WWE pulls him right back in. And being the team player that he is, Shawn Michaels rarely says no. The WWE Hall of Famer and Mr WrestleMania will be appearing at this year’s SummerSlam to be involved in the Triple H vs Brock Lesnar match. This is the second time that HBK will...

DJ Pauly D to be RAW social media ambassador next week

RAW

It looks like one Jersey Shore star association with WWE wasn’t enough as the company has announced a second cast member to be involved with RAW next week and SummerSlam. DJ Pauly D has been announced as RAW’s Social Media Ambassador for next week’s three hour broadcast with his role being tweeting live to his almost 4 million...

Bigfoot vs Browne headlines UFC on FX in Minneapolis

UFC on FX

Las Vegas, Nevada – A five-round heavyweight showdown between contenders Travis “Hapa” Browne and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva will headline an exciting UFC card scheduled for Friday, Oct. 5 at the Target Center in Minneapolis, Minn. The event will mark UFC’s first in Minneapolis since 2008, when UFC 87 broke the...

Kharma explains why she was released from WWE

Kharma

Kia Stevens, the artist formerly known Kharma in WWE and Awesome Kong in TNA, told TMZ that the reason she was let go from WWE was because she got out of shape after putting so much weight following her miscarriage. She also fell into a depression that didn’t help her physically. Stevens said that during her pregnancy she put on a lot of...

VIdeo of the UFC on FOX 4 post-fight press conference

UFC on Fox

Dana White and the fighters from the UFC on FOX 4: Shogun vs Vera card appeared at the post-fight press conference following the show to take questions from the media. Dana White said that there was nothing that Shogun showed him that he wanted to fight Jon Jones again whereas Machida was totally different and that’s why he’s getting...

The Dragon is back and gets next Light Heavyweight title shot

Lyoto Machida

After the main event ended and the lights dimmed it is “The Dragon” Lyoto Machida who is told that he will be next in line for the light heavyweight championship. Machida avoided most of the strikes that Bader threw at him. Whether stepping to the side or landing the counter before Bader can connect. As the fight started and Bader...

UFC on FOX 4 full report, Machida and Rua victorious

Lyoto Machida

The UFC makes their fourth showing on FOX tonight from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, CA. The four light heavyweights taking part in the main event and co-main event are hoping to be the next one in line for a shot at the 205 pound championship. Brandon Vera will be facing former champion Shogun Rua in the main event and Ryan Bader will be...

UFC on FOX 4: Shogun vs Vera weigh-in results

UFC on Fox

Tomorrow night from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, CA the UFC returns to network television with UFC on FOX Shogun vs Vera. Every one taking part on the card made their contracted weights this afternoon. See the full card line up, the weight the fighters came in at and the times for the prelims and main card below. UFC on FOX Prelims on FUELTV...

Cerrone vs Guillard preview for UFC 150

Donald Cerrone

The co-main event of UFC 150 pits to former training partners against one another as Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone takes on Melvin “The Young Assassin” Guillard in a lightweight affair. The 18-4 Cerrone has 5 wins in his last 6 fights since making his debut in the UFC following the WEC merger of talent. Cerrone’s only loss...

Henderson vs Edgar preview for UFC 150

Frankie Edgar

The UFC will return to its birthplace and the home of its first two events in Denver, Colorado. On August 11th, UFC 150 will go down and feature the UFC Lightweight champion Benson “Smooth” Henderson as he defends his championship for the first time in a rematch with the man he took it from, Frankie “The Answer”...

Dwayne Johnson starts filming for Fast & Furious 6

The Rock (Movies)

Dwayne Johnson is currently in England as production for his next movie, Fast & Furious 6, has started at Shepperton Studios. The Rock joins Paul Walker, Vin Diesel, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, Michelle Rodriguez, Luke Evans, and MMA star Gina Carano in this movie which will film across Europe under the direction of Justin Lin. The former...

Jon Jones sentenced for misdemeanor DWI charge, avoids jail time

Jon Jones

Jon Jones, the current UFC Light Heavyweight champion, was sentenced this morning for his misdemeanor DWI charge that he picked up back in mid-May. Jones was fined $1,000 and will need to install ignition interlocks on all of his vehicles according to a story on New York-based PressConnects.com Apart from those two, Jones will also need to...

Dana White revises number 1 contender plans ahead of UFC on FOX

Dana White

After Dana White was set on the Rua vs Vera getting the next shot at the champion, the UFC President changed his plans. Yesterday, White announced that the winner of Machida vs Bader will also be considered for the number one contender spot for the Light Heavyweight championship. After backlash from the fans on social media, White now has plans...

UFC on FOX 4 main event Shogun vs Vera preview

Shogun Rua

On Saturday night from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, CA the UFC will return to FOX. In the main event one of the top light heavyweights of all time Mauricio “Shogun” Rua will take on Brandon “The Truth” Vera. The winner of this five round headliner will be the next in line for a shot at the 205 pound title which will...

UFC on FOX 4 co-main event Machida vs Bader preview

Lyoto Machida

This Saturday in the co-main event of UFC on FOX 4 Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida faces off with Ryan “Darth” Bader in a light heavyweight match up. Both of these men have earned their spots in the elite of the 205 pounders and now they are determined to show that they deserve to stay there. Lyoto last fought in the Octagon at...

Angle and RVD film Olympic-themed FunnyOrDie clip

Kurt Angle

The website FunnyOrDie.com has a hilarious segment with Olympic gold medalist Kurt Angle and his pal Rob Van Dam as Angle trains for different sports for the Olympics. Kurt tries his hand at badminton, fencing, beach volley, and race walking, with Rob Van Dam acting as his coach and motivating Kurt. Needless to say, Kurt sucked in all sports and...

Velvet Sky announces her departure from TNA

Velvet Sky

Former TNA Knockout Velvet Sky has confirmed that she is indeed gone from TNA Wrestling after she asked – and was granted – her release from the company. “I have been granted my release by TNA at this time. It’s what’s best for me right now and I wanted to thank TNA and all the fans for their constant support in...

Dixie Carter says new person to take control of IMPACT tonight

Dixie Carter

TNA President Dixie Carter announced on Twitter yesterday that a new person will take control of IMPACT Wrestling tonight while the Hulkster is recovering. “While Hulk Hogan is recovering, I’ve asked another man to step in and take control. He appears right at 8/7 Central on @SpikeTV,” Carter wrote. The reveal of the new man in...