Tag Archives: Mae Young

Jim Cornette Discusses Life After Wrestling, Memories Of Mae Young, ROH & More

Jim Cornette was a featured guest on the latest edition of Figure Four Daily on F4WOnline.com and discussed various subjects including life after professional wrestling, his memories of the late Mae Young, Ring of Honor and much more. Highlights of the interview are below: On life post-wrestling: “2013 was the first year that I could  Continue Reading »

Video: John Cena Comments On The Passing Of Mae Young

Speaking to TMZ during an appearance in New York City early this morning, WWE superstar John Cena commented on the passing of WWE Hall of Famer Mae Young and called her a consumate professional and a wonderful person who will be missed.

Vince McMahon, Triple H & More Comment On The Passing Of Mae Young

Following the news that WWE Hall of Famer Mae Young passed away yesterday aged 90, Vince McMahon, Triple H and other wrestling stars have publicly commented on Mae’s passing, remembering the wrestling great. Vince McMahon: “There will never be another Mae Young. Her longevity in sports entertainment may never be matched, and I will forever  Continue Reading »

Video: In Memory Of Johnnie Mae Young (1923-2014)

WWE released the following video celebrating the amazing life and career of WWE Hall of Famer Mae Young who passed away yesterday aged 90.

WWE Issue Statement On The Passing Of Mae Young

WWE sent out the following: Mae Young passes at 90 WWE is saddened to learn of the passing of WWE Hall of Famer Johnnie Mae Young. “There will never be another Mae Young,” said WWE Chairman & CEO Vince McMahon. “Her longevity in sports entertainment may never be matched, and I will forever be grateful  Continue Reading »

WWE Hall Of Famer Mae Young Passes Away Aged 90

Speaking through her official Twitter account, WWE Executive Vice President Stephanie McMahon noted that WWE Hall of Famer Mae Young, a true pioneer of women’s wrestling has passed away aged 90. #RIPTheOneandOnlyGreatMaeYoung A true pioneer and legend has passed tonight. Long live the memory of my friend and @WWE Hall of Famer. — Stephanie McMahon  Continue Reading »

Update On WWE Hall Of Famer Mae Young

In an update on WWE Hall of Famer Mae Young’s health, a report from Mike Mooneyham of The Charleston Post & Courier notes that Mae is breathing with the assistance of an oxygen machine and that one of her kidneys is in the process of shutting down and that she’s currently under hospice care. Mae,  Continue Reading »

WWE Hall Of Famer Hospitalized

WWE Hall of Famer Mae Young (Johnnie Mae Young) is reported to have been hospitalized in the past few days and isn’t said to be doing well health-wise. On behalf of everyone at Wrestling-News.Net, we would like to wish Mae Young well and ask you to keep her in your thoughts and prayers.

Mae Young Presented With Personalized WWE Divas Championship

WWE Hall of Famer Mae Young was presented with a personalized WWE Divas Championship backstage during last night’s “Old School” edition of WWE RAW, an idea that Triple H stated was his wife Stephanie McMahon’s, who as noted in the video, couldn’t attend last night’s show, due to one of her children being sick. Triple  Continue Reading »

WWE Raw Results: Raw Goes “Old School,” The Return Of The Undertaker, Who Won The Fatal 4 Way? & More

The following are the results of the March 4th, “Old School” edition of WWE Raw, taking place at the First Niagara Center in Buffalo, New York.  All of the “Old School” features are in effect tonight including the red, white and blue ring ropes, the blue steel steps and blue mats outside the ring, and  Continue Reading »

WWE Overhauling R-Truth’s Character, JBL/Mountain Climbing Update & More WWE News

- WWE are in the process of overhauling R-Truth’s character and having him become the top African-American star in the company, a call that was made by Vince McMahon, who has decided to drop the Little Jimmy gimmick and make Truth a more serious character. The feeling with Vince was that he is happy with  Continue Reading »

Press Release: WWE Goes “Old School” On Tonight’s Monday Night RAW

WWE sent out the following: WWE® GOES OLD SCHOOL ON MONDAY NIGHT RAW® STAMFORD, Conn., March 4, 2013 – WWE Superstars from the past and present will reunite live tonight at 8/7C on USA Network as Monday Night Raw goes back in time. Historic WWE theme music, graphics, entrance ramp, ring posts and colors will  Continue Reading »

More Legends Confirmed For Tonight’s WWE “Old School” RAW

You can add Mae Young, The Honky Tonk Man and Sgt. Slaughter to the list of those who will appear on tonight’s edition of WWE “Old School” RAW. As of writing, the current confirmed list is: – Ric Flair – Mae Young – The Honky Tonk Man – Sgt. Slaughter – “The Million Dollar Man”  Continue Reading »

Michelle McCool Discusses Her Friendship With Torrie Wilson, Working With Mae Young & More

In an interview with her official fansite MichelleMcCool.net, former WWE Divas Champion and WWE Womens Champion Michelle McCool discussed her friendship with former WWE Diva Torrie Wilson and how that friendship formed, as well as working alongside both Torrie and Mae Young on WWE television. In general: “She’s a legend as far as Divas go.  Continue Reading »

Video Interviews With Mae Young, Tony Atlas & Johnny Rodz

Arda Ocal sent out the following: Here are 3 press releases for 3 separate interviews with Mae Young, Tony Atlas and Johnny Rodz: TONY ATLAS Arda Ocal (@arda_ocal) of The Score Television Network had a chance to speak to WWE Hall Of Famer, “Mr.USA” Tony Atlas in this exclusive interview. Highlights: His thoughts on Hulk  Continue Reading »

Piper’s Pit Segment Announced For Tonight’s Live SmackDown

WWE sent out a text message to those that subscribe to their mobile alert service earlier this evening announcing that WWE Hall of Famer “Rowdy” Roddy Piper will be hosting a “Piper’s Pit” segment on tonight’s live WWE SmackDown, with former WWE World Heavyweight Champion Daniel Bryan as the guest. Also announced for the show  Continue Reading »

Video: Zack Ryder’s Z! True Long Island Story (Episode 42)

The following video, courtesy of YouTube, features the 42nd edition of WWE Monday Night RAW superstar, Zack Ryder’s hit YouTube series, Z! True Long Island Story. In this episode, Zack showcases footage of him meeting up with WWE Hall of Famer Mae Young, Zack talks about WWE’s tour of Japan and how he finally managed  Continue Reading »

Video: Zack Ryder & Mae Young Backstage At Last Night’s WWE RAW

The following video, courtesy of YouTube, features a backstage segment from last night’s edition of WWE Monday Night RAW, where Zack Ryder got Eve Torres to sign his online petition, for him to possibly get a future WWE United States Championship match, before Zack asked Eve to go on a date, which she declined. As  Continue Reading »

Mae Young To Appear On Tonight’s WWE RAW?

WWE Hall of Famer, Mae Young, is tentatively scheduled to appear in some form on tonight’s edition of WWE Monday Night RAW in Columbia, South Carolina as she lives in the area. Mae was contacted earlier this week about appearing on the show. Currently scheduled for tonight’s RAW is CM Punk vs. Alberto del Rio  Continue Reading »