Archive - January 2013

RAW Roulette on Monday Night RAW tonight from Las Vegas

RAW

Monday Night RAW rolls into Las Vegas, Nevada, tonight with the usual RAW Roulette taking place on the show. The Rock returns to RAW as the WWE champion for the first time in a decade as the road to WrestleMania kicks off. All signs are pointing towards Rock vs Cena II at WrestleMania 29 after Cena won the Royal Rumble. Also, the CEO and Chairman...

Chris Jericho and Brock Lesnar sign new WWE deals

Brock Lesnar (WWE)

PWInsider.com is reporting that both Chris Jericho and Brock Lesnar have signed new WWE contracts. Jericho has signed a short-term deal which will see him compete on WWE shows through WrestleMania 29. PWInsider adds that Jericho was kept hidden in a bus until his time was up for the Rumble to keep the element of surprise. He left WWE this past...

Royal Rumble 2013 pay-per-view results

John Cena

Here are the results from last night’s Royal Rumble pay-per-view which took place from the U.S. Airways Center in Phoenix, Arizona. Antonio Cesaro defeated The Miz in the pre-show match to retain the U.S. title; Alberto Del Rio defeated Big Show in a last man standing match to retain the World Heavyweight title; Kane and Daniel Bryan...

The Rock addresses fans after the Rumble goes off the air

The Rock (WWE)

After the Royal Rumble went off the air, The Rock got on the mic to thank the fans for their support. Rocky first dissed the referee who was telling him to get in line with the WM logo hanging from the rafters to get the perfect shot. Rock said it’s been ten long years since he came back to do something special. He thanked the WWE Superstars...

The Rock becomes the WWE champion at the Royal Rumble

The Rock (WWE)

Ten years after losing his WWE title to Brock Lesnar at SummerSlam, The Rock has once again captured the gold, ending CM Punk’s 430+ days reign as WWE champion yesterday at the Royal Rumble. Towards the end of the match, lights went out and The Shield interfered, doing the triple power bomb on The Rock through the announce table. CM Punk...

Tammy “Sunny” Sytch behind bars once again

Sunny

NBC in Connecticut reported yesterday that WWE Hall of Famer Tammy “Sunny” Sytch was arrested in Branford for violating a court order after she was found at her fiancé’s home. The odd thing about this whole story is that Sytch and her fiancé – Damien Darling – announced that they were engaged earlier this year even...

Royal Rumble 2013 live on pay-per-view tonight

Royal Rumble

Live tonight from the U.S. Airways Center in Phoenix, Arizona, WWE will present the first pay-per-view of its 2013 calendar, the Royal Rumble! The full card is as follows: CM Punk vs The Rock for the WWE title; Alberto Del Rio vs Big Show for the World Heavyweight title in a last man standing match; Kane and Daniel Bryan vs Cody Rhodes and Damien...

TNA IMPACT spoilers for the February 14 and 21 shows from London

Impact

Our good friend Ian Hamilton attended the two IMPACT tapings from the Wembley Arena in London, England, yesterday, and sent in the following reports. These shows will air on February 14 and February 21 respectively. Crowd est 6,000. Jeremy Borash came out 15 mins early to warm up the crowd. A steel cage is already up, so we’ll be starting...

Bo Dallas from NXT books his spot in the Royal Rumble

NXT

NXT competitor Bo Dallas won an eight-man tournament earlier today at the Royal Rumble Fan Fest and a spot in tomorrow’s Royal Rumble pay-per-view. Dallas won his matches against fellow NXT competitors Luke Harper, Conor O’Brian, and then Leo Kruger in the final to book his place in the 30-men over the top rope match. Corey Graves...

Former WWE TV personality Todd Pettengill to host upcoming WWE DVD

WWE

Todd Pettengill, the former WWE backstage interviewer and broadcast commentator, is giving WWE a helping hand once again, hosting the upcoming In Your House DVD and Blu-Ray which will be released on April 30. The radio DJ confirmed his contribution in a post on Facebook yesterday when a fan asked him that he heard a rumor that he might be hosting...

UFC on FOX 6 recap: Mighty Mouse retains in exciting flyweight fight

UFC on Fox

Tonight beginning at 4:35 ET 1:35 pm PT the UFC begins their 6th adventure onto FOX by starting it off with one prelim fight on Facebook before the prelims move over to FX at 5pm and 2pm ET/PT. Main card from Chicago will be live at 8pm/5pm et/pt. The card is stacked as the main event features newly crowned UFC Flyweight champion, Demetrious...

WNL wins two awards at the Wrestling Radio Awards

Wrestling News Live WNL

A big congratulations goes out to the folks behind Wrestling News Live – JJ, Trey, and Bronx, – for winning two awards at yesterday’s Wrestling Radio Awards. Wrestling News Live won the Media Interview of the Year with Smackdown GM Booker T and also the Male Interview of the Year with WWE Hall of Famer Stone Cold Steve...

IMPACT TV report 01/24/2013

Impact

Impact begins with a recap of Taz revealing himself as a member of Aces and Eights and ruining the wedding of Bully Ray and Brooke Hogan last week. Tenay tells us that he was shocked by Taz’ betrayal and notes that Taz is not there at the announce table this week.  Aces and Eights make their way to the ring, led by Devon, DOC, Mike Knox...