Tag - Randy Orton

Brock Lesnar goes 2-0 on Orton at live WWE event in Chicago

Brock Lesnar got the second win over Randy Orton in as many months yesterday during a non-televised live event in Chicago. The match was a no disqualification one and Orton attacked Lesnar during his entrance when he ran through the crowd and hit Lesnar with a chair. Lesnar went for an F5 quickly but Orton countered into an RKO on the chair...

Brock Lesnar takes on Randy Orton tonight in Chicago

WWE fans attending the non-televised live event in Chicago, Illinois tonight will see a SummerSlam rematch between Randy Orton and former WWE and UFC champion Brock Lesnar. Lesnar very rarely does appearances at house shows however he’s been brought in for larger markets such as New York and Los Angeles before. The match will probably headline...

Randy Orton wrestles first match since SummerSlam

Randy Orton has been cleared to resume wrestling and is back on the road for non-televised live events. Orton, who had his last match against Brock Lesnar at SummerSlam, wrestled Bray Wyatt last night in Springfield, Missouri, and won the match via an RKO. The two were supposed to wrestle at the Backlash Smackdown-only WWE Network event however...

Randy Orton reportedly not cleared to compete tonight at Backlash

PWInsider.com is reporting that Randy Orton will not be facing Bray Wyatt at tonight’s Backlash pay-per-view because he has not been cleared to compete by the WWE medical team after last month’s SummerSlam pay-per-view. What happens and how will WWE address the situation come PPV time remains yet to be seen but the Viper is in Virginia and...

Orton gets 10 staples to the head to close nasty laceration

Randy Orton was on the receiving end of 10 staples to the head to close a nasty laceration following two vicious Brock Lesnar elbow shots. The match was stopped and Lesnar was announced as the winner via TKO after blood started pouring down from Randy’s head, leaving a pool on the canvas like we haven’t seen over the past several years. The...

Randy Orton returns to WWE TV tonight after 9 months out

WWE Superstar Randy Orton will make his first WWE televised appearance since the end of September 2015 tonight at the Battleground pay-per-view as a special guest on The Highlight Reel hosted by Chris Jericho. The Viper had to undergo shoulder surgery which kept him out of action for 9 long months. The only time Orton appeared on a WWE broadcast...

Randy Orton to face Brock Lesnar at SummerSlam 2016

Randy Orton will be returning to the ring and will be facing Brock Lesnar at this year’s SummerSlam. The announcement was made yesterday on Smackdown in a segment which was inserted in post-production. Orton has been out of action since late September 2015 and had to undergo shoulder surgery. His recovery took longer than expected and by the...

Randy Orton to guest star in new USA Network series titled Shooter

Randy Orton will be guest starring on USA Network’s upcoming new drama series Shooter which has its series premiere on Tuesday, July 19. The series is led by Ryan Phillipe with Mark Wahlberg, Stephen Levinson, and Lorenzo di Bonaventura as executive producers. Phillipe plays an expert marksman living in exile who is coaxed back into action after...

Randy Orton and wife expecting first child together

Former WWE champion Randy Orton and his wife Kim are set to become parents again as Mrs Orton revealed on Twitter that the two are expecting. [email protected] and I have been so blessed, and now 1 more blessing for us. A little princess,” she wrote, adding the hashtag #thanksgivingbaby. This is their first child together although Orton already has...

Top WWE Superstars returning within 30 days

During the conference call held to talk about the Q1 2016 financial results on Tuesday, WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon announced that four of the most popular WWE Superstars would be making their way back to the active roster within the next 30 days. McMahon said that Randy Orton, Bray Wyatt, John Cena and Seth Rollins are all scheduled to...

Randy Orton shoots down neck surgery rumors

Former WWE World Heavyweight champion Randy Orton shot down the rumors that he will need neck surgery as well apart from the shoulder surgery he had last month. Addressing the topic in an Instagram post, Orton said he went under the knife on December 8 and “things are ahead of schedule” while also stating that he’s “pumped to get back to...

Randy Orton set to miss most of 2016 due to another surgery

The Wrestling Observer is reporting that Randy Orton will take much longer than expected to return to the ring as after he recovers from shoulder surgery he will have to most likely undergo neck surgery. While Orton’s neck surgery isn’t as serious as his shoulder injury and will involve removing bone chips, the additional surgery will push his...

Randy Orton marries girlfriend Kim Marie Kessler

Former WWE champion Randy Orton got married yesterday to his girlfriend Kim Marie Kessler. The two got engaged in July of this year. In an episode of Unfiltered on the WWE Network, Orton described how he met Kessler during a WWE event. Kessler was a fan of his, and so were her kids, but it took a while before she told her kids who she was...

Randy Orton out with dislocated shoulder

The Wrestling Observer is reporting that former WWE champion Randy Orton is out with a dislocated shoulder and will be undergoing an MRI to determine the extent of his injury. Orton was splashed all over the advertising materials for the Mexico tour this past weekend but did not attend any of the shows and also missed Raw. His injury resulted in...

Trailer for The Condemned 2 movie with Randy Orton released

The trailer for the WWE Studios movie starring Randy Orton titled The Condemned 2 was released this week. The movie is about a failed mission to capture the leader of a deadly gambling ring played by Wes Studi. Bounty hunter Will Tanner, played by Randy Orton, becomes the hunted — a human target in a game in which contestants must kill or be...

Randy Orton proposes to girlfriend Kim Marie Kessler

WWE Superstar and former WWE champion Randy Orton is about to embark on his second marriage after proposing to his girlfriend Kim Marie Kessler. Kessler posted a photo on her Twitter and Instagram account of the ring and writing, “He asked and I said YES!” Orton married his first wife Samantha in September 2007 and the two have a daughter...

Randy Orton returns at non-televised event in Salt Lake City, Utah

Randy Orton returned to the ring yesterday in a non-televised live event from Salt Lake City, Utah, wrestling Kane. The former WWE World Heavyweight champion has been off from television since the November 3 Raw where he attacked The Authority and was then Curb Stomped by Rollins and carried off with a stretcher. During his time off he filmed the...