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Weather for tomorrow cooperating for an outdoor WrestleMania

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It looks like WWE’s gamble to host WrestleMania 29 in an open-air stadium in New Jersey is going to pay off as the weather for tomorrow seems to be going to cooperate. The weather forecast for tomorrow for the MetLife Stadium area has a high of 60 degrees Fahrenheit and a low of 49 degrees Fahrenheit. That is 16 degrees Celsius and a low of...

Dixie Carter tweets Steph McMahon with best wishes for WM

Dixie Carter

TNA President Dixie Carter sent in her best wishes to WWE this weekend for the big WrestleMania 29 pay-per-view. Writing on Twitter, Carter said she met Stephanie McMahon for the first time this week, and although she didn’t mention where, it most likely was at the Reid Flair funeral since both Stephanie and her husband Triple H are big...

Hornswoggle wins the WWE ’13 Superstar Challenge at Axxess

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Hornswoggle won the 2013 2K Sports Superstar Challenge yesterday at Axxess, defeating Big E. Langston in the final WWE ’13 match to win the trophy. Last year’s champion AJ Lee did not participate in the tournament. The Superstar Challenge had 16 WWE Superstars face off against each other in a tournament style. In the qualifying rounds...

Ric Flair and girlfriend arrive in New Jersey for WrestleMania

Ric Flair

Ric Flair, along with his girlfriend Wendy Barlow, made their way to New Jersey and are now at the WWE base at the Westin Jersey City Newport hotel. Flair was pulled out of the WrestleMania Axxess signing and replaced by the Undertaker after his son Reid passed away. Flair was also pulled from all non-WWE events at WrestleMania weekend. Funeral...

Vince McMahon reveals the completed WrestleMania 29 set

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The big reveal that Vince McMahon plugged on his Twitter was the reveal of the huge set of WrestleMania 29 at MetLife Stadium. “Are you ready world? Here’s a sneak peak at MetLife Stadium, the home of WrestleMania,” McMahon said as he stood in the darkness at the stadium. Right on cue, the lights go up and Sean...

WWE holds the Superstars for Sandy Relief gala event

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WWE held their Superstars for Sandy Relief event yesterday at the Cipriani Wall Street in New York with a bunch of celebrities attending the event. Everyone got made up and looked nice as celebrities such as Sean Combs, Snooki, Adrienne Bailon, Rob Zombie, Darryl “D.M.C.” McDaniels, Joe Buck, Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Sammi Giancola and...

The Rock explains why he picked to wrestle Cena again

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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...

Many more celebrities announced for WrestleMania 29

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While Sean “Diddy” Combs was the only celebrity announced to be appearing at WrestleMania, more names were added today and announced at the WrestleMania 29 press conference which is being held at Radio City Music Hall. Boxing legend Mike Tyson, actor Charlie Sheen, talk show host Jimmy Fallon, rapper Lil’ Wayne, and reality TV...

2K Games to stream WWE ’13 Superstar Challenge from Axxess

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WWE’s new video game publishers 2K will be streaming this year’s WrestleMania 29 Superstar Challenge live from Axxess on the Internet. The WrestlemMnia 29 Superstar Challenge will feature some of the best WWE Superstars and Divas in a WWE ’13 tournament which has become a tradition at every Axxess. Zack Ryder, Big E Langston...

Ric Flair pulled from Axxess VIP autograph session

Ric Flair

Ric Flair will not be a part of WrestleMania Axxess as planned tomorrow due to the death of his son Reid. Flair was scheduled to be at Axxess from 7:30PM onwards as part of the VIP Autograph Session which was sold out. WWE is not giving refunds and replaced Flair with The Undertaker. He will be there till 9PM. The Undertaker is also scheduled for...

WrestleMania 29 press conference tomorrow at 1PM

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WWE will hold a WrestleMania press conference on Thursday at 1PM EST live from the Radio City Music Hall in New York which will be streamed live on WWE.COM, Facebook, and YouTube. Jerry “The King” Lawler will be hosting the press conference which will have appearances from The Rock, John Cena, Triple H, CM Punk, Vince McMahon, and...

Record-level social media initiatives to be used for WrestleMania

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In a press release issued today, WWE officially unveiled the record-level of digital and social media initiatives that will happen during this WrestleMania week. Among the stuff that WWE is producing are embeddable content widgets delivered through Yahoo! for blogs, new Facebook game, WrestleMania interactive press conference, the monitoring 24/7...

North Jersey website looks at the economic impact of WrestleMania

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NorthJersey.com has an article regarding the economy that WrestleMania 29 will leave in the New York and New Jersey areas as thousands upon thousands of fans from around the world descent into the cities for the showcase of the immortals. WrestleMania is estimated to give the New York City and North Jersey economies a lift of $100 million or more...

WWE takes over New York City starting tomorrow

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WWE issued a press release today announcing the multiple appearances of several WWE Superstars and Divas throughout the New York area. WWE will be taking over the city visiting the Empire State Building, the Lexington Avenue Armory, several children’s hospitals, Radio City Music Hall, Wall Street, Liberty Science Center and others. It is...

Sean “Diddy” Combs to perform live at WrestleMania 29

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Grammy Award winner Sean “Diddy” Combs will be performing live at WrestleMania 29 as well as co-hosting the Superstars for Sandy Relief party with WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon as part of the WrestleMania week activities. As part of his partnership with WWE, Combs will also be a part of an online auction for Sandy Relief where he...

Eight person mixed tag match announced for WrestleMania

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The tenth match for WrestleMania 29 was announced on WWE.COM today featuring an eight person mixed tag team match. After just a dancing appearance at last year’s event, Brodus Clay will get his WrestleMania match teaming up with Tensai and the Funkadactyls to take on Cody Rhodes, Damien Sandow, and the recently returned Bella Twins. This is...

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...