Tag - Wade Barrett

Bad News Barrett crowned the new King of the Ring

Wade Barrett

WWE crowned a new king last night, the first one since King Sheamus back in 2010 as Bad News Barrett captured the King of the Ring tournament yesterday live on the WWE Network. In the two semi finals, Neville first defeated Sheamus and then Barrett defeated R-Truth, setting up an all-England King of the Ring final. A missed Red Arrow and a...

Bad News Barrett gets his U.S. green card

Wade Barrett

There will be no more immigration problems for Bad News Barrett as the former Intercontinental champion revealed on his Twitter that he finally got a U.S. green card which gives him a permanent resident status of an immigrant in the United States. “Hey @BarackObama, thanks for the Green Card. You’re the man!” the Brit wrote, adding the...

Bad News Barrett stripped of the Intercontinental title

Wade Barrett

WWE has stripped Bad News Barrett of his Intercontinental title, the second title to be stripped in two months following Daniel Bryan’s short reign as WWE World Heavyweight champion. Barrett suffered a shoulder injury during Smackdown tapings last week and was pulled out of his Money In The Bank ladder match for the briefcase on Sunday. Barrett...

Bad News Barrett suffers shoulder injury at Smackdown tapings

Wade Barrett

Bad News Barrett might have just gotten some bad news himself as the current Intercontinental champion suffered an injury to his right shoulder during the Smackdown tapings yesterday. The injury occurred when Jack Swagger threw Barrett into the barricade and according to WWE physician Dr. Chris Amann, Barrett told him that he felt a pop and...

Three returns at WWE show in Queretaro, Mexico

Rey Mysterio

WWE kicked off their Mexico tour yesterday with a show in Queretaro which saw three surprise returns to the company. Wade Barrett – who has been absent for over a month – returned to defeat Zack Ryder for the first surprise. Following two months out after dislocating his finger on RAW, Sin Cara also returned but was defeated by Alberto...

Intercontinental title match added to WrestleMania 29 card

Wade Barrett

Another match has been added to the WrestleMania 29 card, a title match featuring Wade Barrett defending the Intercontinental title against The Miz. The match was made official on WWE.COM today. This is the ninth match on the WrestleMania card, joining the recently announced Chris Jericho vs Fandango and Team Hell No vs Dolph Ziggler and Big E...

Intercontinental Cup starts on Main Event tomorrow

Wade Barrett

The number one contender for the Intercontinental title will be decided during a three-week Intercontinental Cup, with 8 WWE Superstars in the tournament. The participants are Antonio Cesaro, Cody Rhodes, Dolph Ziggler, Damien Sandow, Darren Young, Kofi Kingston, Randy Orton, and The Miz. The Intercontinental Cup begins tomorrow night on WWE Main...

Wade Barrett returns on Smackdown

Wade Barrett

Former Nexus leader Wade Barrett returned to WWE television during yesterday’s edition of Smackdown, defeating Yoshi Tatsu in his first match back since the end of February. Barrett was initially diagnosed to be out only for eight weeks after suffering a partial dislocation of his left elbow. His injury occurred during a RAW battle royal...