Author - Colin Vassallo

Jonathan Coachman hints at another WWE announcement

Jonathan Coachman

Jonathan Coachman, the former WWE broadcaster who now anchors ESPN’s SportsCenter has hinted that there will be an announcement over the next 48 hours regarding his work with WWE. “You have been asking for years and we are about to take another step. So excited. 48 hours. #wwe #joinus #letshavefun,” The Coach wrote on his Twitter account...

Rusev and Lana get engaged

Rusev

TMZ.COM is reporting that Rusev has proposed to his real-life girlfriend Lana and she said yes, posting a photo of the two together with Lana showing off her new ring. The website claims that Rusev proposed in the swimming pool at their huge Nashville home and filmed the whole thing. Lana is currently out of action due to a wrist injury which...

Is WWE turning back for Alberto Del Rio?

Alberto Del Rio

PWInsider.com is reporting that Alberto Del Rio’s name is being brought up for a possible return to the company a year after he was fired. Del Rio was let go from WWE on August 7, 2014, for unprofessional conduct following a backstage argument with a WWE social media manager. The employee – who has since left the company – made an...

Athena debuts in NXT as Adrienne Reese

Adrienne Reese

Former SHIMMER wrestler Athena, who recently signed a deal with WWE, made her debut as Adrienne Reese yesterday during a non-televised NXT live event in Winter Haven, Florida. Reese teamed up with Gionna Daddio to take on Peyton Royce and Alexa Bliss in a tag team match however her debut did not end in a good way as her team lost the match. During...

Hornswoggle makes epic entrance at Curt Hawkins’ wedding

Hornswoggle

Brian Myers, the man formerly known in the WWE as Curt Hawkins, got married last week and several WWE Superstars attended the ceremony including current UFC fighter CM Punk. Hall of Famer Howard Finkel did the introductions and when introducing Hornswoggle to the invitees, the recently-suspended Hornswoggle pulled a move from the Shockmaster debut...

No new wrestling contracts for Mark Henry after this one runs out

Mark Henry

In an interview with Philly.com, former World Heavyweight champion Mark Henry said that he will not be signing a new wrestling deal when his contract is up but hopes to keep working for WWE in another capacity. Henry’s deal expires next year and told Philly.com that he doesn’t know how he let Vince McMahon convince him into signing a new...

TNA cancels upcoming Hardcore Halloween Tour live events

TNA

TNA has canceled the four scheduled live events which were set for later this month as part of the Hardcore Halloween Tour according to the Ticketmaster.com website. The October 29 show in Thibodaux, Louisiana, the October 30 show in New Orleans, Louisiana, the October 31 show in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and the November 1 show in Biloxi...

Total Divas cast in Paris and Rosa Mendes gets engaged

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The whole cast of Total Divas including the newest WWE Diva, Mandy, traveled to Paris, France, for the surprise engagement of Rosa Mendes. “Flew all the way to Paris to surprise @wwerosamendes and asked her to marry me!! She said yes,” wrote her husband-to-be Bobby Schubenski. The two are expecting a baby together and this will be a...

WWE Superstars in Jeddah for three day tour

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The WWE crew is currently in Saudi Arabia for a three-day tour in Jeddah that kicked off yesterday. All three shows are being held at the King Abdullah Sports City Sports Hall with another show set for tonight and one for tomorrow. This is the first time that WWE is in Jeddah and the company is set to make some decent amount of cash as ringside...

James Storm makes his NXT debut

James Storm

Former TNA champion James Storm officially jumped ship and made his NXT debut during last night’s NXT television tapings at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. Storm wrestled Martin Stone in a squash match with the match set to air on the October 21 edition of NXT on the WWE Network. “Oh yea this happened. #SorryAboutYourDamnLuck,”...

Sting doubts he’ll ever wrestle again

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Former WCW and TNA champion Sting was in Glasgow, Scotland, yesterday and participated in a Q&A session with fans at The Garage nightclub. When asked if he will be wrestling again, Sting said that while he feels good, he probably wrestled his last match against Seth Rollins and doesn’t think that the doctors will sign off on another match...

TNA to tape six Impact shows during UK tour

Impact Wrestling

TNA announced that they will hold six television tapings in the United Kingdom while on their Maximum Impact tour in the country in January 2016. The company will hold two television tapings per event, starting with Manchester on January 29, then London on January 30, and then Birmingham on January 31. TNA is short on television tapings and is...

Lita resumes working full time with WWE

Lita

WWE Hall of Famer Lita has taken on a full time job with WWE following her stint as a coach on the latest season of Tough Enough. Lita, real name Amy Dumas, is now working as a producer/agent for the company and is attending television tapings as well as helping sometimes in NXT. She last worked full time with WWE back in 2007 and retired after...

NXT Takeover: Respect results

NXT

Finn Balor and Samoa Joe defeated The Mechanics in the first semi final of the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic; Baron Corbin and Rhyno defeated Jason Jordan and Chad Gable in the second semi final of the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic; Asuka defeated Dana Brooke; Apollo Crews defeated Tyler Breeze; Finn Balor and Samoa Joe defeated Baron Corbin and...

Former WWE champ Dave Bautista gets married

Batista

Former WWE Superstar and the newest villain in the latest James Bond movie, Dave Bautista, got married to his girlfriend Sarah Jade. This is the third marriage for the former WWE champion having already been married to his first wife Glenda and then Angie. He has two daughters from his first wife. His new wife Sarah Jade is a professional pole...