Thursday, September 6, 2012

Knockout Leaves TNA


Just wanted to make an update and let everyone know Kat’s contract with TNA is officially up! Which means she is free to do DVDs, bookings, iPPVs, and whatever else! If interested please send emails to This is definitely not bad news, as she is now free to move onto bigger and better things! Good luck with whatever else you are pursuing Kat!!
Read more »

Future Plans For Randy Orton

Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter

Future plans for Randy Orton were also discussed at this week's WWE TV tapings. Orton has been re-added to this weekend's live events and could be wrestling at Night of Champions. Regarding him taking time off to shoot 12 Rounds: Reloaded, it looks like WWE will be working his filming around what they need him for on the road.

The talk at this week's tapings was that by the time Orton finishes 12 Rounds, they may have Dolph Ziggler cash in and win the World Heavyweight Title from Sheamus. This would set up Orton's return with the idea that he's coming back for revenge and the World Heavyweight Title.
Read more »

News On Smackdown & Raw's GM Futures

Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter

Within WWE, it's believed that since both RAW and SmackDown General Managers are having problems is not a storyline coincidence. The current angles are that AJ Lee is incompetent and crazy while Booker T is being sued by one of his announcers. The feeling is that this will lead to Vince McMahon firing both of them so he can bring in a major name to run both shows.
Read more »

Update On Devon Possibly Joining WWE

Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter

Regarding Devon heading to WWE, it has been noted by someone in the company that people in WWE really liked Devon, far more than Bully Ray, but they don't believe there's a good chance that he will be brought back. WWE could end up hiring Devon as an agent or trainer since he and Ray have turned out a few decent prospects at their Team 3D Academy in Florida. As noted before, it's believed Devon has left TNA while Ray will be staying.
Read more »

Current Plans For WWE Tag Tiles

According to PWInsider, the current plan is for Rey Mysterio and Sin Cara to win the Tag Team Titles. The belts would go to Titus O'Neil and Darren Young for some time before Cara and Rey captured them.
Read more »

Wrestling News Live 9/4/12 Archived

WNL returned to the airwaves on tuesday 9-4-12 on the SNS Radio Network ( with “The Outlaw of the IWC”The TreyDawg and “MR. Money on the Mic”JJ (ALL CAPS) $exay. The show started with Trey holding up the show until his demands were met…The Dawg needed a Hug as the boys were joined by “The Un-Official 3rd Leg of the Tripod”The Bronx-Father who JJ made give Trey a Cyber Hug. Bronx discussed the recent RAW as JJ and Trey chimed in their thoughts and opinions on the product as both Trey and JJ are losing interest in the product. The show took an interesting and entertaining turn as things got …lets just say “Politically Incorrect” topics included The Rock as Barack Obama in a movie, why Will Smith wouldn’t work in that role, 9/11, What should have happened on 9/12 , and things just went entertainingly downhill from there until the commercial break. JJ randown the latest “News of the Week”sponsored by before wrapping with a call from L-Train and a special “Song of the Night” dedicated to the memory of the late Michael Clarke Duncan on this latest episode of WNL.
Read more »

Bad Reviews For Alberto Del Rio's Brother

According to Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter, Alberto Del Rio's brother Guillermo Rodriguez is already getting bad reviews from people in WWE developmental. Word is that he has no clue what he's doing, which could be expected since he's never wrestled professionally before.
Read more »

Press Release: WWE Holding Live Events In Egypt

WWE to Make Live Event Debut in Egypt

LONDON, September 5, 2012 - WWE (NYSE:WWE) today announced that, for the first time, it will bring WWE World Tour to Egypt for three nights from Thursday, October 18 through Saturday, October 20, 2012 at the Cairo Stadium Complex. With its debut in Egypt, WWE continues to expand the reach of its business, including live events in six new countries in 2012.

This Egyptian tour comes on the heels of a successful WWE Raw® World Tour in Abu Dhabi this past February, where more than 16,000 fans packed the International Tennis Complex within the Zayed Sports City. The WWE World Tour will bring some of WWE’s biggest Superstars to fans in Egypt, including Sheamus®, Alberto Del Rio®, Zack Ryder®, Kofi Kingston® and Dolph Ziggler®*.

WWE will be working with Egyptian live events promoter, Creative Design, to bring WWE World Tour to local fans. Creative Design previously brought WWE to Doha, Qatar last year.

“WWE is one of the largest names in family entertainment, and it’s a great honor to hold such an enormous event in a wonderful country like Egypt,” said Assem Al Sheikh, Chairman of Creative Design.

“We’re thrilled to announce this three-day, live event tour in Egypt,” said Ed Wells, Managing Director and Senior Vice President of WWE International. “These shows in Cairo are further testament to the strength and popularity of the WWE brand throughout the MENA region and build on our efforts to expand our business internationally.”

Tickets are on sale starting September 8 and can be purchased from and the Tickets hotline: +2 01008425387 (+2 0100tickets)

*Talent line-up subject to change

Read more »

News On CM Punk Being Fined For Blading

Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter

While CM Punk joked on Twitter that he was fined for bleeding on RAW two weeks ago, there were actually people in WWE who believed that the fine was legit. People were even talking about him paying referee Charles Robinson's fee as if it were also a legitimate fine.