Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Joey Styles Comments On Smackdown Spoiler

Joey Styles tweeted the following after fans started reacted angrily to Randy Orton winning the World Heavyweight Title:

When sending hate tweets to myself or @WWE because of @Christian4Peeps, @RandyOrton and the World Heavyweight Championship, please be PG ;)
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Mick Foley Raises Lots Of Money For Charity

Mick Foley's charity drive for RAINN has raised over $100,000, more than ten times what they initially hoped to raise with the drive. Foley is auctioning off a lot of historical items from his career, including the original Mr. Socko and the shirt he wore for his Hell in A Cell bout against the Undertaker. You can donate at this link
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WWE Diva Possibly Injured

Alicia Fox is believed to have suffered a shoulder injury, possibly a separation, from taking a stiff Kharma clothesline at last night's Smackdown taping. Fox landed rudely on her side taking the shot.
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Hulk Hogan Comments On TNA Name Change

According to Hulk Hogan's Twitter page, As of 5/12, TNA Impact will now be called "Impact".

Hulk tweeted:

No TNA (on 5/21). only IMPACT. HH"
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CHIKARA: Details on the upcoming "12 Large: Summit" round robin tournamen

CHIKARA's Season 10 is in full swing, and this historic time for our organization features the arrival of a massive round robin tournament to crown the one, true CHIKARA champion! Today, we are pleased to reveal the blocks into which the 12 participants will be divided:

Claudio Castagnoli
Mike Quackenbush
Sara Del Rey

Fire Ant
Vin Gerard
Eddie Kingston
Brodie Lee
UltraMantis Black

This tournament, to be forever known as "The 12 Large: Summit," commences on May 21st in Easton, PA. The Lehigh Valley was the birthplace of CHIKARA back in 2002, so it is only fitting that the tournament to crown our first champion starts there! This giant round robin tournament will conclude on Sunday afternoon, November 13th!

For more info or advance tickets to our next show:

Come see us live:

"Engulfed in a Fever of Spite"
Saturday evening - 5.14.2011
Live @ The Mid-Atlantic Sportatorium
1813 Frank Holt Dr.
in Burlington, NC!
The action starts @ 7:00 pm, Doors open @ 6:30 pm!

"Aniversario & his Amazing Friends"
Saturday evening - 5.21.2011
Live @ The Palmer Center
4100 Green Pond Road
in Easton, PA!
The action starts @ 7:00 pm, Doors open @ 6:30 pm!

"Aniversario: The Legendary Super Powers Show"
Sunday afternoon - 5.22.2011
Live @ The ACE Arena
725 Sip Street
in Union City, NJ!
The action starts @ 4:00 pm, Doors open @ 3:30 pm!

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Update On Michelle McCool Leaving WWE & Future Plans

Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter

WWE had been planning to break up Layla and Michelle McCool for months, going back to WrestleMania 27. They didn't do the LayCool split at WrestleMania likely because they wanted to focus on the match with Snooki after she agreed to wrestle. After WrestleMania, WWE went back to the LayCool split storyline and rushed it over the past month or so.

McCool is leaving WWE on good terms and has been offered a spot on a likely second season of WWE Tough Enough as well as an office job. There's talk that McCool and her husband, The Undertaker, are looking to settle down and start a family.
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WWE Changes Plans For Alberto Del Rio

According to Wrestling Observer Newsletter, it was planned as late as last week that Alberto Del Rio would win the World Heavyweight Title at Extreme Rules. As seen on Sunday, Christian won the belt
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Update On Michael Tarver

Following reports he was injured at last weeks FCW tv taping by Xavier Woods, Michael Tarver tweeted:

"thanx for the concern but im ok I am a machine and xavier woods is world class stay tuned..."
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TNA Star Returns To TNA

Former WWE and TNA Chris Harris returned to TNA during the TNA Impact TV Taping that will air 5/12.
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TV Rating For WWE Raw And Tough Enough 5/2/11