Tag - SummerSlam 2012

WWE spokesman says Fred Durst wasn’t thrown out of the building

WWE

Initial reports that came out of SummerSlam indicated that the lead singer for Limp Bizkit, Fred Durst, was kicked out of show yesterday after he gave the camera the middle finger when the cameras were showing celebrities who were attending the show. A WWE spokesman cleared the air with TMZ.COM saying that Durst wasn’t thrown out by security...

Limp Bizkit lead singer Fred Durst kicked out of SummerSlam

SummerSlam

PWInsider.com is reporting that the lead singer for Limp Bizkit, Fred Durst, was kicked out of SummerSlam yesterday after he gave the camera the middle finger when the cameras were showing celebrities who were attending the show. Security personnel quickly acted to boot the singer out for his gesture, a big no no since the company turned TV...

Brock Lesnar gets Triple H to tap out, Punk and Sheamus retain

SummerSlam

For 24 years, the biggest Summer event for WWE is SummerSlam and tonight it’s the 25th annual of SummerSlam. The highly promoted match for tonight is Triple H vs. Brock Lesnar that has been in the making since the end of April. Brock broke the arm of Triple H using the Kimura armbar a few months ago. Later on, Triple H returned to the...

SummerSlam 2012 live on pay-per-view tonight

Brock Lesnar (WWE)

Live tonight from the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California, WWE presents the 25th annual of SummerSlam on pay-per-view. The full card is as follows: CM Punk vs Big Show vs John Cena for the WWE title in a triple threat match; Sheamus vs Alberto Del Rio for the World Heavyweight title; Triple H vs Brock Lesnar; Kane vs Daniel Bryan; Dolph...

WWE kicks off SummerSlam weekend with a VIP party

SummerSlam

WWE kicked off its SummerSlam weekend with a star-studded party VIP party yesterday which was held at the Beverly Hills Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. Olympic gold medalists Tyler Clary and Ryan Lochte, Maria Menounos, Kym Johnson, Ariel Winter, CNN’s Piers Morgan, Mayra Veronica, Carmen Electra, Terry Crews, Dominic Monaghan, Kellan...

Kevin Rudolf to perform SummerSlam theme on pay-per-view

SummerSlam

Kevin Rudolf – the artist whose song Don’t Give Up – is the theme for SummerSlam this year, will be performing the song live during the pay-per-view. The 29 year old American singer-songwriter and record producer is a WWE fan and his songs I Made It and Welcome To The World have been used by WWE before for WrestleMania XXVI. Last...

Three title matches announced for SummerSlam

SummerSlam

Two new matches were announced for the SummerSlam pay-per-view this Sunday and another match which will air on the YouTube pre-show. The Intercontinental title will be defended as The Miz takes on Rey Mysterio while the Tag Team titles will also be on the line with champions R-Truth and Kofi Kingston defending the belts against Titus O’Niel...

Brock Lesnar “breaks” Shawn Michaels’ arm on RAW

Brock Lesnar (WWE)

WWE.COM is selling yesterday’s storyline with Shawn Michaels and Brock Lesnar saying that the WWE Hall of Famer has suffered a broken arm. The angle closed off the show after HBK was blocked by Paul Heyman from exiting the arena with his car and Lesnar ambushed Michaels from behind. Eventually all three made it back to the ring and Lesnar...

SummerSlam World Title match called off by Booker T

Alberto Del Rio

With one week to go for SummerSlam, the World Heavyweight title match is no more as Booker T announced in an exclusive WWE.COM video that the match between Alberto Del Rio and current champion Sheamus is off. The punishment is due to Del Rio’s stunt from Friday’s Smackdown, where a bunch of “cops” attacked Sheamus. The show...