Tag Archives: SmackDown
In an update on the identity of Ryback’s opponent Jacob Kaye on tonight’s edition of WWE SmackDown, the man in question is actually Justin Mane, who wrestles for the Midwest Wrestling promotion, as well as other independents around the region. Ryback’s match airs tonight on WWE SmackDown at 8pm Eastern on the SyFy Network.
In a new interview with The Miami Herald, new WWE SmackDown superstar Antonio Cesaro (previously known as Claudio Castagnoli on the independent scene) discussed how beneficial Florida Championship Wrestling was for him in his early WWE career, seeing other former ROH stars in CM Punk and Daniel Bryan in the main event, the prospect of Continue Reading »
In an update on Eve Torres’ role as the new Executive Administrator to WWE RAW and WWE SmackDown General Manager John Laurinaitis, the decision is the idea of WWE Chairman Vince McMahon, who is an admirer of Eve’s work over the past year, including that of the Kane/Zack Ryder storyline. The decision to push air Continue Reading »
WWE SmackDown superstar Justin Gabriel has returned back to his home country of South Africa, as he looks to renew his work VISA, as well as sort out some passport issues. Gabriel has been off WWE television since he suffered an elbow injury in the WWE WrestleMania XXVIII pre-show match on April 1st in Miami, Continue Reading »
Former WWE World Heavyweight Champion Christian is advertised for this Tuesday’s WWE SmackDown tapings in Grand Rapids, Michigan, which may indicate his in-ring return this week. Christian has been out of action since November with a high ankle sprain and briefly returned to action prior to WrestleMania in a match with CM Punk, however he Continue Reading »
The following results are from a recent WWE SmackDown World Tour live event. The event took place on April 21st, 2012 in Glasgow, Scotland. Thanks to Wrestling-News.Net reader Evan McFarlane for sending along the results. Singles Match Brodus Clay defeated Jinder Mahal. 6 Man Tag Team Match Mason Ryan and The Uso’s (Jey and Jimmy Continue Reading »
WWE returns to the Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle, England on November 2nd, 2012 at 7:30 PM. Tickets go on sale April 27th, 2012 at 9 AM. Go to http://wherewrestlinghappens.tk for info about shows throughout the world.
According to a report from Deadline.com, WWE Studios and IM Global will be partnering on a new $30 million movie project titled “Dead Man Down” which will begin filming next week in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and will star Colin Farrell, Noomi Rapace, Terrence Howard and Dominic Cooper, while the movie will be directed by Niels Arden Continue Reading »
The following results are from a recent WWE SmackDown World Tour live event. The event took place on April 20th, 2012 in Newcastle, England. Singles Match Brodus Clay (w/Hornswoggle) defeated Jinder Mahal. 6 Man Tag Team Match Mason Ryan and The Uso’s (Jey and Jimmy Uso) defeated Tyler Reks, Curt Hawkins and Drew McIntyre. Singles Continue Reading »
Speaking in the latest issue of WWE Magazine, WWE SmackDown superstar Christian noted that he had a unique idea for an entrance at a future WrestleMania pay-per-view event, by arriving to the ring in a helicopter, as nobody has done that yet, and it is something that he would love to do. Christian’s full interview Continue Reading »
Alberto del Rio as well as Ricardo Rodriguez have officially been moved to the SmackDown brand, as will be announced by the WWE on tonight’s edition of WWE SmackDown. The company also confirmed the details to the live audience at the O2 Arena in London, England, to make them aware of the situation. The company Continue Reading »
The following results are from a recent WWE SmackDown World Tour live event. The event took place at the Cardiff Motorpoint Arena on April 19th, 2012 in Cardiff, Wales. Singles Match The Great Khali defeated Jinder Mahal. 6 Man Tag Team Match Mason Ryan and The Uso’s (Jey and Jimmy Uso) defeated Drew McIntyre, Tyler Continue Reading »
WWE returns to France during the autumn of 2012. Here are the dates & locations: October 31st – Zenith Arena in Strasbourg (Raw Event) November 1st – Zenith Arena in Nantes (Raw Event) November 1st – Tony Garnier Hall in Lyon (Smackdown Event) Go to http://prowrestlingevents.webs.com/europe.htm for info about upcoming shows in Europe
In an update on the planned launch for the WWE Network, a report from The Wrestling Observer Newsletter notes that the company are looking at launching the prospective network between October and December. With the company holding their first quarter financial earnings result on May 3rd, the expectation is that the launch of the network Continue Reading »
The following results are from a WWE SmackDown World Tour live event. The event took place at the Motorpoint Arena on April 18th, 2012 in Sheffield, England. Singles Match The Great Khali defeated Jinder Mahal. 6 Man Tag Team Match Percy Watson and The Uso’s (Jimmy and Jey Uso) defeated Drew McIntyre, Tyler Reks and Continue Reading »
Arda Ocal sent out the following: Arda Ocal (@arda_ocal) of The Score Television Network spoke with WWE Hall Of Famer, Rowdy Roddy Piper (@R_Roddy_Piper). Part 1 Highlights: On his Piper’s Pit segment at Wrestlemania V with Morton Downey Jr, tells a story about using the fire exstingusher on him during the closing part of that Continue Reading »
The following results are from a recent WWE SmackDown TV Taping. The taping took place at the O2 Arena on April 17th, 2012 in London, England and will air on Friday, April 20th, 2012 at 4pm Eastern on WWE.com. Thanks to Wrestling-News.Net readers Michael Dennis and Anthony Chippington for sending along results. Michael Cole and Continue Reading »
WWE returns to the Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky on July 28th, 2012 at 7:30 PM and the Broadbent Arena in Louisville, Kentucky on July 29th, 2012 at 7 PM. Go to http://prowrestlingevents.webs.com for info about upcoming shows worldwide.
The following results are from a recent WWE SmackDown World Tour live event. The event took place on April 15th, 2012 in Geneva, Switzerland. Singles Match The Great Khali defeated Jinder Mahal. Tag Team Match William Regal and Tyson Kidd defeated Hunico and Camacho. Singles Match AJ defeated Natalya. Singles Match Alberto del Rio defeated Continue Reading »
The WWE Smackdown taping on Tuesday, July 24th, 2012 will be held at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri. Go to http://wherewrestlinghappens.tk for info about upcoming shows worldwide.