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Sting appears on ESPN SportsCenter with Jonathan Coachman

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As part of ESPN SportsCenter On The Road, Jonathan Coachman welcomed Sting this morning on the show live from the AT&T Stadium. Coach asked Sting what was it like to be inducted in the Hall of Fame last night and then announcing his retirement. He said it was a very difficult moment as the crowd kept chanting “one more match” and he wanted...

Sting announces his retirement at the 2016 Hall of Fame ceremony

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WWE Hall of Famer Sting officially announced his retirement at the ceremony much to the disappointment of the crowd who kept chanting “one more match.” The retirement announcement was actually revealed by TMZ weeks ago who quoted sources close to Sting who said he will make the announcement at the Hall of Fame. Sting however refuted those...

Sting “feeling good” and no surgery is required

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Former WCW champion Sting told WWE.COM in an exclusive interview that he will not be undergoing surgery for his neck problem and that he’s “feeling good and completely normal.” Sting said that he wouldn’t not go under the knife unless he absolutely has to and as long as he’s feeling good, he’s not doing it...

Sting documentary to debut on WWE Network next week

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On Friday, March 25, the WWE Network will present the premiere of Sting: Into The Light, the documentary about the former WCW champion which was released on home video towards the end of last year. The documentary – which follows Sting as he signs with WWE, making his debut, and his match at WrestleMania 31 against Triple H – will air...

TMZ claims that Sting’s wrestling career is over

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TMZ.COM is reporting that Sting has decided to call an end to his in-ring wrestling career due to the severity of his neck injury. TMZ says that Sting may announce the decision at the Hall of Fame induction ceremony, which he is headlining, although the decision has already been taken to retire. Sources say that Sting is open to remaining with WWE...

Sting headlines the 2016 WWE Hall of Fame induction ceremony

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Former WCW champion Sting was announced today as the headliner and the first inductee in the WWE Hall of Fame class of 2016. Sting will be inducted on April 2, the eve of WrestleMania, at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. Sting made his debut in 1985 with Continental Wrestling Association before moving to the Universal Wrestling...

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...

Sting talks about his injury and Seth Rollins with WWE.COM

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Wrestling legend Sting talked to WWE.COM regarding the injury he suffered at Night of Champions, giving his first public comments since the incident. Sting said that apart from having a stiff neck and banged up a little bit, he feels good, or better yet, “pretty standard” for a wrestling match like that. He felt tingling and numbness down both...

Sting discharged from hospital after CAT and MRI scans

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Former WCW champion Sting was taken to a hospital right after his Night of Champions match against Seth Rollins and underwent a CAT scan and an MRI to assess damage to his neck after he took the turnbuckle powerbomb. TMZ reports that no fractures were discovered but he was held overnight and was released from the hospital yesterday afternoon...

Sting happy to put opponents over at this stage of his career

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Speaking to Rolling Stone while doing the media rounds for this Sunday’s Night of Champions, Sting  said that he’s happy putting guys over at this stage in his career after he was asked if he feels like he’s been brought in the WWE to do the job for others rather than enhance his own legacy. “I had my time. There’s no question about...

Sting to open Raw on Monday

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Assuming Monday Night Raw goes on as planned due to Tropical Storm Erika, former WCW champion Sting will be in the opening segment live. The announcement was made by the WWE Twitter account. Sting has a very, very limited deal with WWE and is only contracted to do a handful of appearances during the year. The Icon received his first ever, and...

Sting gets WWE title shot at Night of Champions

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The Night of Champions main event was announced last night after Raw went off the air and continued on the WWE Network. Triple H said that if Sting wants Seth Rollins, he will get Seth Rollins at Night of Champions for the WWE World Heavyweight title. This is Sting’s first – and probably last – title shot in WWE. Sting has not...

Sting back in New York City, rumored for Monday Night Raw

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PWInsider.com is reporting that Sting is back in town after flying home on Saturday and is most likely going to appear on Monday Night Raw tonight. Sting did an autograph signing on Saturday afternoon and many thought he would be sticking for the weekend but the former WCW champion was sent back home after the signing. Sting last appeared on WWE...

Sting meet & greet session added to SummerSlam weekend

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WWE has added a meet & greet session with former WCW champion Sting during the SummerSlam weekend, with pre-sale starting in a few days. Ticketmaster.com has a listing for this meet & greet, listing tickets at $125 each plus additional taxes and fees. The event will happen at the 40/40 Club in Barclays Center starting at 1PM and ticket...

Sting rumored to be in tag match at SummerSlam

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The rumored plan for former WCW champion Sting at SummerSlam involves a tag team match according to several reports. The Bray Wyatt vs Roman Reigns storyline is set to continue and with Luke Harper yesterday interfering in the match to help Wyatt win, Sting is being penned to even the odds, tag teaming with Roman Reigns to take on Wyatt and Harper...

Sting to visit the UK for 3-day Q&A tour

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Sting will be traveling to the United Kingdom for three Q&A events similar to those that people such as Jim Ross, Shawn Michaels, Bret Hart, and others do. The former WCW champion will be at The Lyric Theatre in London on October 5, at The Comedy Store in Manchester on October 6, and finally at The Garage in Glasgow on October 7. Limited VIP...

Sting scheduled to wrestle at SummerSlam 2015

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Not only will the Undertaker be wrestling at this year’s SummerSlam pay-per-view, but former WCW champion Sting is also booked for the show and will have a match according to the Wrestling Observer. The two are not going to wrestle each other. This would mark Sting’s second match in WWE following his WrestleMania battle against Triple H. He...