Author - Colin Vassallo

WWE wraps up the 2016 WrestleMania Revenge Tour

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WWE wrapped up the WrestleMania Revenge Tour in Europe yesterday with two final shows, one in Spain and one in Scotland. The first big Euro tour of the year saw the WWE Superstars and crew visit 8 countries including a quick trip to Dubai for two days, and a total of 17 shows were held in 10 days. This tour was hit with several problems with The...

John Cena cleared in lawsuit filed by construction worker

John Cena

A lawsuit filed against John Cena by a construction worker back in 2013 was finally dismissed by Judge Linda H. Babb in the Sixth Judicial Circuit in Pasco County, Florida. The case dates back to October 2013 when construction worker, Dale Ducharme, claimed that he fell off a scaffolding provided by Cena back in 2010 and the fall left him unable...

Chyna’s brain to be donated to science

Chyna

Chyna’s brain will be donated to science once all the paperwork has been filed and the medical examiner releases her body. This was revealed by Anthony Anzaldo, her former manager and the one who made the discovery of her dead body. Anzaldo also revealed that Chyna was approached by lawyers to join the concussion class action lawsuit against WWE...

Velvet Sky departs TNA Wrestling

Velvet Sky

Velvet Sky has chose to leave TNA Wrestling nearly after a decade with the company. Sky, who is the real-life girlfriend of Bubba Ray Dudley, announced her departure on Twitter. “For the last almost 10 years I have been with a company who saw potential in me and gave me the one thing I strived for the most comping up in this business, a...

Vivid Radio paying tribute to Chyna today

Chyna

Vivid Radio will broadcast an exclusive one hour interview today at 11AM PT with the late Joanie “Chyna” Laurer as a tribute to one of their most popular women. “We are airing this interview as a tribute to Chyna,” said the network’s general manager Farrell Hirsch. “We believe it is the last long-form interview she ever gave and...

Dwayne Johnson signs on for Jumanji remake

Dwayne Johnson

He is one of the busiest men on planet earth and there seems to be no slowing down Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. Johnson announced on his Instagram that he will star in the remake of the movie Jumanji, set to start shooting this fall. “It’s official. We’ll produce and deliver to a whole new generation a title that I love and is...

Finn Balor tells fans after NXT show “See you all on Monday!”

Finn Balor

Following last night’s NXT show in Lowell, Massachusetts, several fans waited for the NXT stars to board the bus which was waiting for them outside the venue ready to get them to the next stop. When now former Finn Balor came out, fans started chanting “Balor Club” and Balor acknowledged the fans and went in the bus…only to come back out...

Samoa Joe wins NXT title at non-televised live event

Samoa Joe

At yesterday’s non-televised live event in Lowell, Massachusetts, Samoa Joe defeated Finn Balor to capture the NXT title. It is very rare that a title change happens at a regular house show but it happened before, most notably when Bret Hart defeated Ric Flair for the then WWF title in the early 90s. Joe secured the pin after hitting the...

Christy Hemme departs TNA Wrestling

Christy Hemme

Another TNA Knockout, Christy Hemme, has decided to part ways from the company, announcing her departure earlier today in a post on her social media accounts. “SO THANKFUL for wrestling and @IMPACTWRESTLING especially @JohnGaburick for the inspiration toward my future,” Hemme wrote. The 35 year old has been working for TNA since 2006, first...

Kofi Kingston returns home from WWE European Tour

The New Day

The New Day will have to continue the current WWE European tour with two men as Kofi Kingston flew back home for a good reason. Kingston is about to become a father again and wrote on Twitter, “Flew home to witness the final stages of my procreational efforts! (Any day now.)” He was replying to a female fan who said she was gutted that he did...

WWE to report Q1 2016 financial results on May 10

WWE HQ

WWE will be reporting the first quarter 2016 results on May 10 before the opening of the market. WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon along with Chief Strategy & Financial Officer George Barrios will be hosting a conference call beginning at 11AM ET to discuss these results. WWE already reported the WWE Network subscribers number the day after...

Triple H addresses Hall of Fame possibility for Chyna

Triple H

While doing the media rounds in the United Kingdom this morning, the press asked him about the passing of his former girlfriend Chyna and if she deserved a place in the WWE Hall of Fame. Triple H described her as an amazing talent and ground-breaking pioneer who was never afraid to blaze her own trail through life. “Brilliance sometimes, and...

Major news outlets cover the death of Chyna

Chyna

As it’s often the case whenever a current or former wrestler passes away, mainstream media websites cover the news and the passing of the woman known as the 9th wonder of the world was no different. CNN, FOX News, ABC News, ESPN, CBS News, Entertainment Weekly, The Huffington Post, Yahoo! Sports, Deadline, New York Post, Us Weekly, Mashable...

TNA to have 4 days of Impact TV tapings starting today

TNA

TNA will start four days straight of television tapings today at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida at Soundstage 20. Two Impact episodes per day will be taped which will see TNA have enough episodes to last for two months. All tapings will kick off at 7PM ET and they’re free for those who are already inside the Universal Studios theme...