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Mauro Ranallo to call McGregor vs Mayweather boxing fight

Good things happen to good people and Mauro Ranallo just got the best news he could probably ever get in his professional career. The former Smackdown announcer has been given the task by Showtime to be the play-by-play man for the Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather boxing fight on August 26 live from Las Vegas. Joining him on the broadcast are...

Former Smackdown commentator Mauro Ranallo joins Bellator MMA

Former Smackdown lead commentator Mauro Ranallo has joined Bellator MMA and will make his debut for the promotion on the June 24 show which airs live from Madison Square Garden. Ranallo, who is technically still under a WWE deal till August, last appeared on Smackdown in March and then departed under a lot of questionable circumstances. Ranallo...

American Grit with John Cena returns on FOX tonight

John Cena returns on FOX tonight as the host of American Grit, the reality television series pitting 16 competitors divided into four groups, each led by a military vet to compete in a series of challenges with a chance to win a $250,000 prize. Season 2 will have four different military vets than the previous season, including: John Burk, a US...

Jesse Ventura joins Russian government-funded RT Network

WWE Hall of Famer Jesse “The Body” Ventura is not new to controversies and his latest move will probably spark some more. Ventura has joined the RT Network, the Russian television station funded by the Russian government where he will be hosting a new commentary show. The former Minnesota Governor told the Associated Press that he has...

Ariane “Cameron” Andrew on the cover of Icon Magazine

Ariane Andrew, the former WWE Superstar as Cameron, is featured on the cover of issue #35 of Icon Magazine. Dressed in all leather, Andrew is photographed standing in front of a red Mercedes-Benz sports car. The former member of the Funkadactyls departed WWE in May of last year following a short stint and a return to NXT. She had been featured as...

Harley Race breaks both legs, undergoes surgery

WWE.COM is reporting that Hall of Famer Harley Race fell in his home and broke both his legs, requiring emergency surgery. Race, who is 74-years-old, sustained a fracture to his right femur and suffered breaks in his left fibula and tibia, as well as a spiral break of his left ankle. The incident happened on Tuesday night but underwent surgery...

Chris Jericho unsure about another long WWE run

Speaking with the Associated Press, former champion Chris Jericho said it will be a long time before he will have another long run in WWE and is now focusing on his musical career. “WWE, it’s the brand name. I’m just a cog. An important part of it, people like it. But this is our band. People are here to see us. That to me is a little more...

All drug charges against Sean “X-Pac” Waltman dropped

Ryan Satin of ProWrestlingSheet.com is reporting that all charges against Sean “X-Pac” Waltman stemming from his drug arrest at the Los Angeles airport last month were dismissed over lack of evidence. The District Attorney’s office told Satin that the case was thrown out yesterday in court due to “insufficient evidence.” Waltman was...

Dwayne Johnson’s R-rated Baywatch movie opens today

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is back in theaters today with his new movie Baywatch, the R-rated remake of the popular television series that at one point was the most watched show on the planet. Baywatch opens in 3,647 theaters nationwide and features The Rock as Mitch Buchannon, Zac Efron as Matt Brody, Alexandra Daddario as Summer Quinn, Kelly...

Dwayne Johnson and Tom Hanks running mates in 2020?

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson announced on Saturday Night Live that he’s running for President in 2020…with running mate and Hollywood A-lister Tom Hanks. Obviously, this was all a joke as Johnson was hosting the season finale of SNL. “Now, in the past I would have never considered running for president. I mean I didn’t think I was...

Dwayne Johnson hosts SNL tonight for the fifth time

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is joining an elite list today as he will host Saturday Night Live for the fifth time. Other celebrities who hosted SNL at least five times include Bill Murray, Tina Fey, Ben Affleck, Chevy Chase, Tom Hanks, Steve Martin, Alec Baldwin, and 10 other A-list celebrities. Johnson is wrapping up season 42 of the popular...