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The Rock talks wrestling during Fast & Furious 6 interview

The Rock (WWE)

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

The Rock (WWE)

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,”...

Rock talks about the planned post-WrestleMania plans with Lesnar

The Rock (WWE)

In an interview with DJ Pete Rosenberg to promote his upcoming reality TV show Hero, former WWE champion The Rock said that there will be no Rock vs Cena III at WrestleMania 30 because Rock vs Cena II was possibly his last match, although he’s still not sure about it. The Rock confirmed that the plan was for him to enter an angle with Brock...

The Rock back training after his injury at WrestleMania

The Rock (WWE)

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

The Rock (WWE)

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...

The Rock suffers apparent injury at WrestleMania

The Rock (WWE)

The Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson saga continues as it is now being reported that he went home after suffering an injury during last night’s match against John Cena. If he did suffer an injury, Rock surprised everyone by packing up and flying home and sources say the backstage atmosphere was in chaos as the creative team tried to...

The Rock reportedly goes home and prompts major rewrite of RAW

The Rock (WWE)

Top industry insiders are reporting that The Rock sent WWE into frenzy today and not in a good way as he packed his bags and left home, leaving the plans for him in tonight’s show in complete chaos. The Rock was scheduled to be a part of tonight’s RAW to plant the seeds for next year’s WrestleMania even though recently Rock said...

The Rock lands on the cover of WWE 2K ’14 video game

The Rock (WWE)

Casey Collins, the Executive Vice President of Consumer Products for WWE revealed this morning at the WWE Global Business Partner Summit that The Rock will be on the cover of the upcoming WWE 2K ’14 video game. Despite working only part time with WWE, the current WWE champion got the coveted spot on the cover of one of the most popular video...

The Rock explains why he picked to wrestle Cena again

The Rock (WWE)

The Associated Press published a long article with The Rock yesterday all about WrestleMania 29, one of the perks of having a mega star like him being involved in the show. The article was picked up by several other media outlets. “It’s the biggest show of my career,” The Rock – who is now 40 – said, revealing that it...

WWE and The Rock launch mobile video game

The Rock (WWE)

WWE and The Rock today announced their first ever 3D action mobile game titled “WWE Presents: Rockpocalypse,” featuring, of course, The Rock. The free game is available for iOS and Android devices and can be downloaded from the Apple iTunes App Store or Google Play. In-app purchases are available to enhance gameplay. The app was built...

No Rock on RAW tonight again

The Rock (WWE)

For the second straight week, the current WWE champion The Rock will not be on Monday Night RAW as he is in the United Kingdom to promote the movie G.I. Joe: Redemption. The champ will be back on TV next Monday though in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, as well as on Smackdown the next day and the RAW after that on April 1. Earlier today, Rock tweeted...

Dwayne Johnson takes WWE title to Korea for movie launch

The Rock (Movies)

WWE champion Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson will be appearing on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno on Thursday, March 21, to promote his new movie G.I. Joe: Retaliation and obviously WrestleMania 29. He will be the first guest on the show, which also has Chris Paul, and Atlas Genius appearing afterward. The Rock was in Korea this week –...

Lesnar to answer Triple H’s challenge on RAW this Monday

Brock Lesnar (WWE)

Former WWE and UFC champion Brock Lesnar will be on Monday Night RAW this coming week to respond to Triple H’s challenge for a match at WrestleMania 29. Lesnar is also advertised for the March 18 RAW in Pittsburgh and the April 1 RAW in Washington, missing only the March 25 RAW in the build up to WrestleMania. Brock Lesnar is not the only...

Rock taking WWE title with him for his movies media interviews

The Rock (WWE)

One of the pluses of having The Rock as the WWE champion is the added exposure that he gives to the WWE at the several media interviews he does to promote his upcoming movies. In a sit-down interview to promote the G.I. Joe: Retaliation movie, The Rock showed up with the WWE title and even tweeted a picture of the title resting comfortably on his...

Rock vs Cena to headline WrestleMania…again!

John Cena

The main event for WrestleMania 29 was set last night after The Rock defeated CM Punk to retain the WWE title, making last year’s WrestleMania not so “once in a lifetime” after all. The Rock and Royal Rumble winner John Cena will go head to head for the second time in a row at a WrestleMania main event – the first time in...

The Rock addresses fans after the Rumble goes off the air

The Rock (WWE)

After the Royal Rumble went off the air, The Rock got on the mic to thank the fans for their support. Rocky first dissed the referee who was telling him to get in line with the WM logo hanging from the rafters to get the perfect shot. Rock said it’s been ten long years since he came back to do something special. He thanked the WWE Superstars...

The Rock becomes the WWE champion at the Royal Rumble

The Rock (WWE)

Ten years after losing his WWE title to Brock Lesnar at SummerSlam, The Rock has once again captured the gold, ending CM Punk’s 430+ days reign as WWE champion yesterday at the Royal Rumble. Towards the end of the match, lights went out and The Shield interfered, doing the triple power bomb on The Rock through the announce table. CM Punk...

Rock and CM Punk battle continues after RAW goes off the air

The Rock (WWE)

After RAW went off the air, the battle between WWE champion CM Punk and The Rock continued and once again it didn’t turn out good for the current champ. CM Punk got in the ring after The Rock walked back up the ramp, grabbed the microphone and told his opponent, “13 days my ass! Just bring it.” After stalling for a few seconds...