Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Posted by Chris Kelly on 9:58 AM
The Shanghai Daily and the Global Times are reporting that WWE will be holding a Smackdown house show at the Oriental Sports Center in Shanghai, China on Saturday, August 11th, 2012. Go to http://www.shanghaidaily.com/article/?id=501141 and http://www.globaltimes.cn/NEWS/tabid/99/ID/709416/WWE-returns-to-city-after-Expo-debut.aspx for more info. Also visit http://prowrestlingevents.webs.com/asia.htm for info about future shows in Asia.
Posted by Chris Kelly on 9:35 AM
Scott Steiner tweeted the following: Havent tweeted lately bcuz I got a letter from a lawyer representing hogan n bitchoff basically saying They take my tweets seriously and if threats continue they will take to law enforcement....really hogan my Tweets scare you,Ive said worse in interviews on tv,LOL,I want to thank you bcuz your actions speak Louder than any words that i could have spoken,sorry for scaring you maybe I will challenge you to a game Of checkers, Just when u didnt think it could get any worse in Tna,it has and guys are pissed bcuz hogan has brought In his no talent daughter,FF'n unbelievable, When i said guys were pissed thats putting it mildly... Hulk Hogan then tweeted: Tried to be cool,not only a clown but also a liar.those weren't my lawyers they were TNA lawyers.well I guess it's time to call my guys in," "I really hope he saved his money or is making tons from the independents he's working because it's gonna get expensive,maby he's smart enough to at least figure it out when it starts getting real,what a shame,what a waste of a great talent,but u can't tell an idiot their an Idiot. It's really sad when you really thought someone was really cool. HH
Posted by Chris Kelly on 1:51 AM
Wrestling News Live presents an extra show for you this week on the SNS Radio Network (www.snsradionetwork.com), as the Trey Dawg goes one-on-one with the one and only “King Mo” Lawal! In this unique interview, we truly go “For The Fans, By The Fans” as all the questions put to King Mo were submitted by fans on the SNS Radio Network Facebook page. King Mo goes quite in-depth about his past MMA work, his love of pro wrestling, and his future plans in both Bellator AND TNA Wrestling. Well over 30 minutes of a great interview, as you would come to expect from WNL. You don’t want to miss this one! http://archive.org/download/WNL_Xtra_05_15_12/WNL05-15-12.mp3
Posted by Chris Kelly on 1:26 AM
Source:PWInsider.com Several TNA Knockouts are featured in the new issue of Penthouse. Tara announced the appearance via her Twitter today.
Posted by Chris Kelly on 1:23 AM
Credit:PWInsider Smackdown opens with John Laurinaitis cutting a promo saying that he's not happy with the Board of Directors' ruling. He said they are sending him to the slaughter so he needs the support of all the People. WWE champ CM Punk came out and began insulting Laurinaitis. He told Punk he would face Kane tonight. *WWE Tag Team champs R Truth and Kofi Kingston beat Titus O'Neil and Darren Young. *Damien Sandow came out to face Yoshi Tatsu and tried to say Tatsu was underneath him. Tatsu insulted him so Sandow agreed to wrestle, then laid out Tatsu and walked out. *Sheamus interview backstage. He said he wanted to prove what a champion he is this Sunday. Orton showed up and they had a staredown. *Daniel Bryan defeated Zack Ryder with the Yes Lock. *Kane beat WWE Champion CM Punk by DQ. Daniel Bryan was on commentary. He tried to nail Punk with a chair but got Kane instead. Kane went nuts thinking Punk did it. *WWE United States champ Santino Marella beat WWE Intercontinental champ Cody Rhodes. *World champion WorldChampion Sheamus beat Randy Orton. Orton went for the RKO, but Sheamus schoolboyed him for the win.
Posted by Chris Kelly on 1:22 AM
Credit:PWInsider Gail Kim and Madison Rayne defeated ODB and Eric Young to win the TNA Knockouts Tag Titles. *Rob Van Dam pinned Gunner. *TNA TV champion Devon and Garett Bischoff fought to a no-contest. *TNA X-Division champion Austin Aries defeated Joey Ryan. *Bully Ray came out and had a back and forth with Joseph Park, who was in the crowd. He laid out Park and nailed him with a chain. *TNA champion Bobby Roode defeated AJ Styles. Roode had a party to celebrate being the longest reigning TNA champion. Hulk Hogan came out and said he had some announcements. The lights went out and when they came back, Sting was in the ring and ran Roode out of the ring. Hogan announced that Impact Wrestling would be moving to 8 PM and Sting vs. Roode would open the next show in a Lumberjack match.
Posted by Chris Kelly on 1:21 AM
Credit:PWInsider *Johnny Curtis pinned Percy Watson. *Great Khali and Ezekiel Jackson beat Curt Hawkins and Tyler Reks. *Kaitlyn beat Maxine. *Tyson Kidd won a three way over Michael McGillicutty and Derrick Bateman.