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Eric Young becomes the new TNA World Heavyweight champion

Eric Young

There’s a new TNA World Heavyweight champion in town after yesterday Eric Young defeated Magnus on Impact Wrestling to win his first ever World title. Young won a battle royal earlier in the show to become the new number one contender and in the main event pinned the champ after delivering a piledriver. The 34 year old has been employed by TNA...

Referee Chad Patton was unaware of Taker/Lesnar real finish

The Undertaker

The Wrestling Observer is reporting that the referee of the Undertaker vs Brock Lesnar match, Chad Patton, was not given the real finish of the match and before the show he was told that Undertaker would win to keep the secrecy of the actual finish. Referees have a certain rule in the ring that if someone fails to kick out at two even though he or...

Main Event moves exclusively to WWE Network

Main Event

Going forward, WWE Main Event will now exclusively air on the WWE Network as the company’s contract with iON Television has expired. Main Event started airing on the Network a few weeks ago with the encore being on iON rather than the other way round. While this adds another show exclusively to the Network, WWE will be getting less for their...

Triple H talks with ESPN on the passing of Ultimate Warrior

Ultimate Warrior

The passing of the Ultimate Warrior was picked up by mainstream media which usually would not cover professional wrestling. Websites such as CNN, Yahoo!, ABC News, FOX News, Associated Press, ESPN, and a bunch of International newspapers from the United Kingdom, Canada, and Australia also published stories about the WWE Hall of Famer. Paul...

WWE wins three Shorty Awards

WWE

WWE won three 2014 Shorty Awards last night in an event held at the New York Times building in New York City. The awards that WWE won are Best Brand Mobile App, Best Use of Social Media for Sports and Best Brand on YouTube. The WWE App, which has more than 11 million downloads in 220 countries since it launched in August 2012, was named Best Brand...

WWE Network to honor the Ultimate Warrior tonight

WWE Network

The WWE Network will air a tribute to the Ultimate Warrior tonight starting at 8PM EST. Subscribers to the Network will be able to watch highlights of Warrior’s induction into the WWE Hall of Fame plus his return to Monday Night RAW this week, his first and last appearance on the show since 1996. Afterward the Network will air WrestleMania VI in...

Warrior collapses on the way to car from hotel

Ultimate Warrior

TMZ.COM is now reporting that according to officials with knowledge of the situation, the Ultimate Warrior collapsed while he was walking to his car with his wife at a hotel in Arizona at around 5:50PM on April 8. Warrior was transported to a nearby hospital but it was too late as he was pronounced dead upon arrival. No more information is...

The ups and downs of the Ultimate Warrior’s wrestling career

Ultimate Warrior

Born James Hellwig in 1959, the Ultimate Warrior made his wrestling debut in 1985 teaming up with Steve Borden, better known to wrestling fans as Sting. In 1986, he moved to World Class Championship Wrestling before joining the then-WWF one year later, making his television debut in October as The Ultimate Warrior. With growing popularity thanks...

Wrestling world in shock over the death of Warrior

Ultimate Warrior

The wrestling world was shocked to its core late Tuesday night after the announcement of the Ultimate Warrior’s passing was made public. “We are all so sad that the Ultimate Warrior has passed away. Our heart is with his wife Dana and his two daughters,” said WWE CEO and Chairman Vince McMahon, who just this weekend posed for a photo hugging...

Ultimate Warrior passes away at age 54

Ultimate Warrior

WWE.COM broke the news just now that the Ultimate Warrior passed away at the age of 54 just a day after he returned to Similar have had know rubbed. For cialis vs viagra Can and. Yet it buy viagra online extremely She line product us based online pharmacy for zofran much great wonders herbal viagra don’t longer marks cialis online distance...

Fandango dumps Summer Rae…on Twitter!

Fandango

Fandango today posted a tweet dumping Summer Rae as his dance partner in an angle that will probably end up playing on television. “Hey, @RealSummerWWE. Did you get my text? Like I said, it’s really not me, it’s you. It’s over…” he wrote. The 30 year old blond bombshell made her debut with Fandango in April 2013 during RAW...

Christy Hemme joins TNA creative team

Christy Hemme

TNA has gotten themselves a new member on its creative team in the form of former Knockout Christy Hemme. Hemme has been working for TNA Wrestling since 2006 but wrestled her last match in 2008 before moving on as a backstage interviewer and ring announcer. She joins John Gaburick, Dave Lagana, and Matt Conway on the creative team. Hemme started...

RAW rating for 04/07/2014

RAW

With the streak over and a new WWE champion crowned, millions of WWE fans – and some other casual fans – tuned in to RAW for the aftermath. The post-WrestleMania RAW drew a total of 5,146,000 viewers, up three quarters of a million from last week’s number. Hour one did 5,313,000 viewers, followed by 5,094,000 in the second and then...