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Edge and Christian enter the podcasting world

There’s a new podcast from former professional wrestlers joining the ever-growing list of wrestling podcasts, this time from WWE Hall of Famer Edge and his partner-in-crime Christian. The former World champions will debut the E&C’s Pod of Awesomeness podcast on March 24 and will be weekly every Friday following that. The podcasts will be...

Broken Matt Hardy warns Vince McMahon!

Matt Hardy in his full Broken gimmick did a pretty hilarious and entertaining interview with TMZ Sports regarding his future and had a very special message for Vince McMahon. Hardy said that as of now, he is able to go anywhere although currently he will wrestle for Ring of Honor. When asked if there’s a chance of seeing him and Jeff at Orlando...

Jerry Lawler spoken word tour in the UK canceled

WWE Hall of Famer Jerry “The King” Lawler was supposed to travel to the United Kingdom next week for five spoken word shows but all events have been canceled according to ticket processor Ticketline. W-O reader Liam Johnson sent in word that an e-mail was sent out to all ticket holders with the text, “Due to circumstances beyond both Eros...

Matt Hardy files trademark application for Broken gimmick

ProWrestlingSheet.com is reporting that Matt Hardy has applied to trademark his Broken Matt Hardy gimmick with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The application is for “Entertainment services, namely, wrestling exhibits and performances by a professional wrestler and entertainer.” It also lists the date of April 20, 2016 as the...

Bully Ray makes surprise appearance at ROH show

It was not just the Hardys who showed up at the eventful Ring of Honor event last night in Manhattan as former TNA champion Bully Ray also showed up after the main event. After saving Bobby Fish from a Bullet Club attack, Bully Ray took the mic to address the lively crowd in New York. “Not only is this building is very special to me, but this...

Matt and Jeff Hardy show up at ROH, win Tag Team titles

Matt and Jeff Hardy, along with their Broken gimmicks, showed up at Ring of Honor last night during the Manhattan Mayhem VI event, held at the Manhattan Center’s Hammerstein Ballroom. The Hardys showed up after the ROH Tag Team title match between The Young Bucks and Lio Rush and Jay White, a match which The Young Bucks won to retain the titles...

Reby Hardy explains what happened with Hardys TNA deal

Reby Hardy, the wife of Matt Hardy, told FOX Sports that TNA changed the terms of their contract after a deal was agreed back in December. “We even had some of the Anthem guys come to our house. Matt came with a number, they countered and Matt was fine with it. All the financial details were good…for sure we had a deal,” she said. However...

Justin Roberts’ biography book out on April 1

Former WWE Raw ring announcer Justin Roberts will have his biography book published on April 1, in time for WrestleMania, by Meyer & Meyer Sport. Titled Best Seat In The House: Your Backstage Pass Through My WWE Journey, the book tells the story of a passionate professional wrestling fan who wanted nothing more than to be a ring announcer for...

Drew Galloway discusses his departure from TNA

Drew Galloway revealed that the reason he turned down the TNA contract was because they waited until the last second to offer him the deal. “They came to me last week with an offer and it was very very good one, one of the best in the company and a position as top guy but the reality is that because they waited until the last second I had to...

GLOW lands on Netflix on June 23

The upcoming series GLOW on Netflix got a release date as Netflix officially announced that the series will drop on June 23. Inspired by the short-lived show from the 80s, GLOW tells the fictional story of Ruth Wilder – played by Alison Brie – an out-of-work, struggling actress in 1980s Los Angeles who finds one last chance for stardom...

Lucha Underground seasons 1 and 2 coming to Netflix in March

The list of what’s being added on Netflix in March has been released and it’s a win for wrestling fans as Lucha Underground season 1 and 2 will be arriving on March 15. Season 1 aired on El Rey Network in the United States from October 29, 2014 through August 5, 2015. Season 2 aired from January 27, 2016 to July 20, 2016. Season 3 is currently...

Ivan Koloff passes away at age 74

Former WWWF champion Ivan Koloff, real name Oreall Perras, passed away earlier today at the age of 74 after a battle with liver cancer. The man formerly known as The Russian Bear was diagnosed with the liver disease more than 10 years ago but recent tests showed that it was getting worse. Earlier this month, his wife Renae opened up about his...

George “The Animal” Steele passes away at age 79

Jim Myers, better known to fans as George “The Animal” Steele, passed away at age 79. He died while in hospice care after kidney failure. Yesterday on his Facebook, Bob Backlund wrote that he called Steele and his wife answered the phone and told him that he may not come home again. “As tears slowly came to my eyes, I told her that everyone...

Nicole Bass passes away at age 52

Nicole Bass, the bodybuilder who in 1999 joined WWE for a short period of time, passed away yesterday at age 52. A post on her Facebook page by her apparent partner Kristen Marrone said that Bass got very sick over the past few days and was admitted to a hospital. The 6’2” Bass suffered a stroke which ultimately led to her death. “Nicole was...