Archive - 2013

Tickets for Slammiversary XI go on sale today

Slammiversary

Tickets for TNA’s Slammiversary pay-per-view on June 2 went on sale this morning at 10AM on Ticketmaster.com. The show is being held at the Agganis Arena, located on campus at Boston University in Boston, Massachusetts. This is the 11th annual of one of the big TNA pay-per-views. Tickets are priced $18, $35, $50, $60, $125, and $175, plus...

WWE launches new channel on Yahoo! Screen

WWE

WWE has launched a new channel on Yahoo! Screen, right now dominated with all things about WrestleMania. Apart from the usual links and Twitter feeds to promote the show, there are also three video sections to promote John Cena vs The Rock, Undertaker vs CM Punk, Triple H vs Brock Lesnar. Two other sections feature the road to WrestleMania and...

Sean “Diddy” Combs to perform live at WrestleMania 29

WrestleMania 29

Grammy Award winner Sean “Diddy” Combs will be performing live at WrestleMania 29 as well as co-hosting the Superstars for Sandy Relief party with WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon as part of the WrestleMania week activities. As part of his partnership with WWE, Combs will also be a part of an online auction for Sandy Relief where he...

Trish Stratus joins WNL for interview

Trish Stratus

WNL returned to the airwaves on 3-26-13 on the SNS Radio Network (www.snsradionetwork.com) with “The Bronx-Father” Tony J. Mirabella, the return of the “Outlaw of the IWC” the TreyDawg, and “Mr. Money on the Mic” JJ $exay. The boys discussed the 3-25-13 edition of RAW as Bronx did the RAW recap with WrestleMania 29 just under 2 weeks...

Video of X-Pac’s anal-ripping injury makes it online

Sean Waltman

Video of X-Pac’s ass injury after a missed Bronco Buster was released by RFVideo, showing the real agony on Sean Waltman’s face after he hit the turnbuckle. X-Pac had to go to the hospital and have surgery on his ripped anus after the show was over. He told TMZ that he lost so much blood that he was at risk of losing his life. During...

Eight person mixed tag match announced for WrestleMania

Bella Twins

The tenth match for WrestleMania 29 was announced on WWE.COM today featuring an eight person mixed tag team match. After just a dancing appearance at last year’s event, Brodus Clay will get his WrestleMania match teaming up with Tensai and the Funkadactyls to take on Cody Rhodes, Damien Sandow, and the recently returned Bella Twins. This is...

RAW rating for 03/25/2013

RAW

Monday Night RAW drew a 3.24 rating for a total average of 4,617,000 viewers. That is up from last week’s 3.09 rating and around 350,000 more viewers overall. Hour one did 4,580,000 viewers, hour two did 4,690,000 and hour three matched hour one with another 4,580,000 viewers. (Ratings compiled by Nielsen Media Research and put online by...

Intercontinental title match added to WrestleMania 29 card

Wade Barrett

Another match has been added to the WrestleMania 29 card, a title match featuring Wade Barrett defending the Intercontinental title against The Miz. The match was made official on WWE.COM today. This is the ninth match on the WrestleMania card, joining the recently announced Chris Jericho vs Fandango and Team Hell No vs Dolph Ziggler and Big E...

Monday Night Raw TV Report for 03/25/2013

RAW

It is only two weeks until “The Showcase of the Immortals!” The main-events are set, the undercard is being built, and The Road continues tonight in Philly. What will go down in the city of “Brotherly Love?” Hopefully a lot more and much better than last week! Read on! Monday Night Raw Report for March 25th, 2013 –...

Terry Funk to induct Mick Foley in the WWE Hall of Fame

Mick Foley

Mick Foley announced that his friend and former tag team partner Terry Funk will be inducting him into the WWE Hall of Fame on April 6 in Madison Square Garden. The announcement was made in a video on YouTube owned by Mick’s son Mickey. Foley said that such a monumental announcement could only be done on his YouTube channel but before he...

WrestleMania Axxess attractions announced

WrestleMania 29

WWE has announced all the attractions that will be available for all ticket holders at the four-day WrestleMania Axxess fan interaction event. This year Axxess will be held at the IZOD Center, the first time that such an event is being hosted inside an arena instead of a convention center. The attractions are: Main Event, Superstar signings...

Ric Flair pulled out from RAW and sent to hospital

Ric Flair

Two time WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair was at Monday Night RAW yesterday and was supposed to be part of the final segment with The Rock and John Cena however Flair ended up in the hospital after a health scare. PWInsider.com reports that WWE doctors looked at Ric Flair’s leg backstage as he did not appear to be in good shape and pulled him out...

12 years ago today: The end of WCW Nitro

WCW

Twelve years ago, the Monday night wars came to a close with a shocking night on television: Vince McMahon announcing live on RAW that he purchased WCW and his son Shane McMahon appearing on Nitro to say it’s him he bought WCW and not his father. A surely once-in-a-lifetime episode of RAW and Nitro came together with a simulcast – RAW...