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The Rock and Ronda Rousey create special WrestleMania moment

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There were plenty of WrestleMania moments during the show yesterday but perhaps the most memorable one was when UFC Bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey decided to tag team with The Rock and stick it to The Authority. The Rock dropped hints all week long that he might show up at WrestleMania and when Stephanie McMahon and Triple H were boasting...

The Rock drops big hints for WrestleMania 31…and 32

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3-time Emmy winner Chris Van Vliet caught up with Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson on his Furious 7 press tour and being a wrestling fan, Van Vliet asked the former WWE champion a couple of interesting questions. Talking about Furious 7 and the Rock Bottom through the glass table, Rock said that it was not in the script and it was something that they...

The Rock shows up at the Rumble….to save Roman Reigns

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The Rock did show up at the Royal Rumble but was not one of the 30 participants in the over-the-top rope match. After Roman Reigns eliminated both Kane and Big Show at the same time, the two Authority members jumped back in the ring and attacked the eventual winner. At that point, The Rock’s music hit for good pop from the crowd and The Rock...

The Rock to appear on Smackdown this Friday

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You will be seeing The Rock one more time this week on WWE television as the former champion will be appearing on the 15 year anniversary of Smackdown which will air this Friday. The show was taped yesterday in Philadelphia and while Rock was not there live in person, he taped a backstage segment on Monday along with Triple H and Stephanie McMahon...

Mainstream media covers The Rock’s return on Raw

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The surprise appearance of The Rock on Raw yesterday night brought along some mainstream media attention today, giving WWE some additional free advertising thanks to the star power of Dwayne Johnson. CBS Sports, E! Online, Hollywood Life, USA Today, MTV, Zap2It, Sky Sports, and other news websites all covered the return of The Great One with other...

The Rock shows up on Raw and drives Brooklyn bananas!

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When The Rock posted a message on Twitter saying he was in New York, alarm bells started to ring as WWE was also in town for Raw and when WWE and The Rock are in the same town, well, usually magic happens. And this time it was no different as the former WWE champion showed up as a surprise during Raw in Brooklyn, his first appearance on WWE...

The Rock makes his way to New Orleans for WrestleMania

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Finally, The Rock has come back to New Orleans! Former WWE champion Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson arrived in New Orleans today ahead of WrestleMania XXX. “I’ve missed you New Orleans… #HomeAwayFromHome #GumboAndTequila #ElectrifyWrestleMania,” Rock wrote in a Twitter message. Later, Jim Ross tweeted a photo in between Rock and...

The Rock thanks WWE fans for the two Slammy Awards

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Former WWE champion Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson thanked the WWE fans twice for voting him for the two Slammy Awards. The Rock won the LOL Moment of the Year for his Rock Concert involving Vickie Guerrero and then later won the Match of the Year with John Cena at WrestleMania 29. “THANK U @WWE Universe! Entertaining you is my greatest joy (2nd...

The Rock talks wrestling during Fast & Furious 6 interview

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In an interview with Emmy winning entertainment reporter Chris Van Vliet, former WWE champion The Rock talked about his match at WrestleMania 29 and his future while promoting his Fast & Furious 6 movie. Rock said it was a “dream scenario” for him to walk into the biggest WrestleMania as the WWE champion and then passing the torch...

“Mania may have been my last match,” says The Rock

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Yesterday afternoon, former WWE champion The Rock held a #RockTalk on Twitter, chatting with fans and answering all kinds of different questions. Perhaps the most important question out of all the Q&A was when a fan asked him if WrestleMania 29 was the last time that e would see him in the ring. “Mania may have been my last match,”...

The Rock back training after his injury at WrestleMania

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The Rock is back training after suffering an abdominal and abductor tear off the bone during his WrestleMania match against John Cena. “My dr’s said that starting back training w/ torn abdominals would be a bitch. Just found out they were right;). We gotta push thru..” he wrote on his Twitter, interestingly enough only after he...

The Rock tears abdomen and abductor muscles during WM match

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In a message posted on Twitter as soon as RAW was going on air on USA Network, The Rock said that he tore his abdomen and abductor muscles off the bone halfway through his WrestleMania match against John Cena. “Just part of the job,” The Rock tweeted. “But as we know it’s all about #JustBringIt. WWE Universe THANK YOU for...