Tag - WrestleMania 30

Axxess closes up shop today ahead of WrestleMania

WWE

With thousands of fans over the span of four days and millions of dollars spent on merchandise, WrestleMania Axxess closes up shop today ahead of WrestleMania XXX. WWE Superstars, Big Show, Alberto Del Rio, AJ Lee, Dean Ambrose, The Real Americans & Zeb Colter, Bad News Barrett, the NXT Superstars, and the Divas will all take part in the...

The Rock makes his way to New Orleans for WrestleMania

The Rock (WWE)

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...

Rev Theory to perform live at WrestleMania

Randy Orton

The band Rev Theory will be performing live tomorrow at WrestleMania XXX as revealed by a post on their Facebook page. “Let the fun begin! Look out for us performing LIVE this Sunday at WrestleMania 30,” the post said, with a photo of the main event attached to the post. The band perform Randy Orton’s theme song so it’s a safe bet to say...

Judge denies motion for WWE to keep bootleggers away from Mania

WWE

The Hollywood Reporter has a story online how the company has lost a fight in court to keep unauthorized merchandise from being sold in New Orleans this weekend. The suit was file by WWE on March 26 against anonymous defendants who would be selling unofficial merchandise and the company filed for a motion to seal the details. However on Tuesday...

Steve Austin at WrestleMania XXX this Sunday

Steve Austin

Stone Cold Steve Austin confirmed to TMZ.COM that he will be appearing at WrestleMania XXX this coming Sunday. A TMZ photographer met the WWE Hall of Famer at the New Orleans airport this morning however Austin refused to say what he’ll be doing on the show. Earlier Austin confirmed that he would be appearing at the Hall of Fame ceremony but...

WrestleMania Axxess kicks off tonight

WrestleMania XXX

WrestleMania Axxess kicks off later tonight with the first session starting at 6PM going through 10PM at the New Orleans Convention Center. Superstars scheduled to appear for tonight’s opening are Kane, Roman Reigns, Dolph Ziggler, The Usos, R-Truth, Sin Cara, The New Age Outlaws, NXT Superstars, WWE Divas, and more. Axxess then continues...

WrestleMania Today on WWE Network tonight at 6PM

WWE Network

The WWE Network will air its first live WrestleMania show tonight from Axxess as WWE tries to maximise the potential of the Network giving subscribers something extra in addition to normal programming. Josh Mathews, Booker T, and Alex Riley will be hosting WrestleMania Today starting at 6PM EST and the will be broadcasting live from Axxess at the...

400 workers help to transform stadium for WrestleMania XXX

WrestleMania XXX

A crew of 400 workers using 27 miles of cable and 400 rigging points are helping in setting up the Mercedes-Benz Superdome for this Sunday’s WrestleMania reports the Times-Picayune newspaper. When Duncan Leslie, WWE’s SVP of Technical Operations, was asked how much this elaborate set-up will cost, he declined to give a specific price put said...

Betfair releases WrestleMania XXX odds

WrestleMania XXX

Betfair Sportsbook, one of the leading websites for online betting have published  their WrestleMania odds for most of the matches plus some other creative betting. Some of the creative betting include how many times Hulk Hogan will say “brother,” how many times Hogan will drop a leg drop and CM Punk making an appearance. Betting for Lesnar...

List of WWE-related community events this week in New Orleans

WWE

WWE has released the schedule of their full WrestleMania week, which began today in New York City at the Hard Rock Cafe for the WrestleMania XXX Press Conference. Tomorrow, Kofi Kingston, Cody Rhodes, Zack Ryder, and Natalya will visit the Ochsner Children’s Health Center and the Children’s Hospital of New Orleans to donate WWE toys courtesy...

Legends House cast at Axxess to meet fans

Jim Duggan

The cast of the WWE Legends House, which will debut on the WWE Network later this month, will be all appearing at the WrestleMania Axxess sessions. The cast of the show features Gene Okerlund, Hacksaw Jim Duggan, Hillbilly Jim, Howard Finkel, Jimmy Hart, Roddy Piper, Pat Patterson and Tony Atlas living in a house in Palm Springs, California. It...

Fatal 4-way tag team title match at Mania moved to pre-show

Ryback

Just as expected, one of the announced matches for WrestleMania has been moved to the pre-show, and the unlucky guys will be the ones in the tag team match. The fatal 4-way for the Tag Team titles between The Usos, Los Matadores, Ryback and Curtis Axel, and The Real Americans has been bumped to the second hour of the pre-show which will air only...

Things to see and do at WrestleMania Axxess

WrestleMania XXX

Fans attending any of the WrestleMania Axxess sessions starting this coming weekend will have plenty of things to see as WWE announced all the attractions that will form part of this year’s Axxess. The main ring will be the main attraction as it will host Q&As with WWE crew and also the place where all the live action happens. The other...

Two more matches added to the WrestleMania XXX card

The Shield

WWE has added and changed two matches for the WrestleMania XXX pay-per-view event including a WWE tag team title match. The first is the Usos will be defending their titles against The Real Americans, Ryback and Curtis Axel, and Los Matadores in a fatal 4-way match. The second announced match is a six man tag match with The Shield taking on The...