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Alberto Del Rio and Paige planning a May wedding

Former WWE champion Alberto Del Rio revealed on The MMA Hour today that he and WWE Superstar Paige are planning to get married sometime in May if his schedule allows it. Host Ariel Helwani joked about Paige’s schedule and Del Rio said that she’s currently injured and recently underwent neck surgery. Del Rio said that her target return date is...

Ivan Koloff suffering from liver cancer

The Post and Courier newspaper is reporting that former WWWF champion Ivan Koloff is battling liver cancer. The man formerly known as The Russian Bear has been diagnosed with the liver disease more than 10 years ago but recent tests have shown that it’s getting worse. Koloff was still doing appearances at conventions but now he’s at a point...

Dwayne Johnson in two Super Bowl commercials tonight

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson will be in two Super Bowl commercials tonight for the two movies he has coming out this year. Universal Pictures and Paramount Pictures spent the big money to have trailers for The Fate of the Furious and Baywatch screened during Super Bowl LI, which airs tonight starting at 8:30PM on Fox. Super Bowl commercials are...

Bret Hart says he is now 100% cancer free

In an interview with SportsNet, WWE Hall of Famer Bret “Hit Man” Hart has revealed that he is now 100% cancer free. Hart revealed in the beginning of February of last year that he was diagnosed with prostate cancer and around two weeks after ha made the news public, he underwent surgery. “You know, it’s so critical for me to...

Tammy “Sunny” Sytch released from jail after 4 months

Tammy “Sunny” Sytch has been released from jail after spending over four months at the Carbon County Correction Facility for violating her parole. The WWE Hall of Famer was arrested on September 23 of last year following several parole violations, including for being intoxicated when she was supposed to be drug and alcohol free. The judge did...

Hulk Hogan opening store in Orlando in time for WrestleMania

GrowthSpotter.com, a central Florida business website, is reporting that Hulk Hogan is teaming up with developer Wallack Holdings to reopen a closed storefront on International Drive as a shop and museum celebrating his career, with plans to debut before WrestleMania 33 rolls into Orlando. The store will be located at 7679 International Drive...

AJ “Lee” Brooks reveals she suffers from bipolar disorder

In a blog posted today on her website, AJ “Lee” Brooks, revealed that she was diagnosed with bipolar disorder when she was barely out of her teens. “By definition, it is a mental disorder characterized by alternating periods of mania and depression. In less scientific terms, it is a real asshole. The disorder strips a person of control,”...

Jim Ross’ autobiography book gets a release date

The release date for Jim Ross’ upcoming autobiography was announced and Slobberknocker: My Life in Wrestling will hit bookstores nationwide on October 2. Co-written with Paul O’Brien, this tell-all book, named after his famous catch phrase, will cover Ross’ life and career, with a climax at WrestleMania 15. After a second bout of...

Kenny Omega decides… to remain with New Japan

Kenny Omega has revealed that he’s reached a decision over his wrestling future – and he wants to stay with New Japan. Speaking to Dave Meltzer and Bryan Alvarez on Wrestling Observer Radio, Omega revealed that although he has not yet come to terms, he will be flying over to Japan in mid-February to open contract talks to re-sign with...

Netflix acquires worldwide rights for Hogan/Gawker documentary

The Hollywood Reporter has a story about streaming giant Netflix purchasing the worldwide rights for the documentary Nobody Speak: Hulk Hogan, Gawker, and Trials of a Free Press. The documentary chronicles the court case and fallout of the legal battle between Hogan and Gawker that took place last year. Brian Knappenberger directed the film and...

Funeral service for Jimmy Snuka to be held tomorrow

“Superfly” Jimmy Snuka’s wife Carole is holding his funeral in accordance with his wishes tomorrow, Thursday January 26 in Margate, Florida at the Serenity Memorial Chapel. A public viewing will be held from 9:30AM to 11:30AM. Serenity Memorial Chapel is located at  5229 Coconut Creek Parkway. We are told that a service will also be...

No formal funeral service to be held for Jimmy Snuka

WWE Superstar Tamina Snuka revealed on her Instagram account that there will be no formal funeral service for “Superfly” Jimmy Snuka. “Instead we will be looking for a future date to appropriately celebrate his LIFE and LEGACY in a style that would make him proud,” Tamina wrote. On behalf of her family, she thanked the fans for their...