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In an interview with Metro in the United Kingdom to promote his inclusion in the WWE 2K14 videogame, WWE Hall of Famer Bret Hart discussed the Montreal Screwjob at the 1997 WWF Survivor Series pay-per-view and noted that he’s calmed down a lot since then, but wouldn’t change anything that he did in terms of Continue Reading »
Former WCW World Champion Diamond Dallas Page will be heading to the United Kingdom in 2014 for a spoken-word tour. The following announced dates are below: – March 2nd, 2014 at the Leicester Square Theater in London, England – March 3rd, 2014 at the Glee Club in Birmingham, England – March 4th, 2014 at the Continue Reading »
The National Wrestling Hall of Fame sent out the following: The National Wrestling Hall of Fame Dan Gable Museum has finalized the Class of 2014 for the George Tragos/Lou Thesz Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame. This will be the 16th class inducted into the Hall of Fame. The George Tragos/Lou Thesz Professional Wrestling Hall of Continue Reading »
European wrestler Adrian Severe, best known for his work with the New European Championship Wrestling promotion, owned by former WCW superstar Alex Wright, received a tryout at yesterday’s WWE live event in Munich, Germany. Severe, who stands 6ft tall and weighs 231lbs has been training since the end of 2011.
Diamond Dallas Page released a video on his official YouTube account of himself speaking with Neil Pruitt, better known as the voice of the famous nWo vignettes during the World Championship Wrestling days.
Speaking through his official Facebook page, former WCW superstar Scotty Riggs noted that he recently underwent MRI/CT scans and received his results, with doctors telling 46-year-old Riggs that he had the neck of a 75-year-old man. “Finally got my MRI/CT test results. 1) CT on elbow (already had 3 surgeries on it) tests showed continued Continue Reading »
In an update on WWE’s pay-per-view events scheduled for 2014, a report from The Wrestling Observer notes that the company are considering bringing back the classic “Bash at the Beach” pay-per-view made popular by WCW and holding the event in June. There has also been talk of the company holding a War Games style match Continue Reading »
Forbes Magazine interviewed former WWE and WCW Star Lex Luger, who was promoting his new book, “Wrestling with the Devil: The True Story of a World Champion Professional Wrestler—His Reign, Ruin, and Redemption.” Here are just a couple of highlights from the interview: Difference between the WCW and WWF environments: “They were both very similar. Continue Reading »
Inside The Ropes sent out the following: Former WCW star Ray ‘Glacier’ Lloyd stopped by Inside The Ropes for their latest interview in their ‘Where Are They Now?’ series. Here are some highlights: On almost being called ‘Stone Cold’ when he got to WCW: “If people go back they can check the times with this. Continue Reading »
Former WWE and WCW superstar Juventud Guerrera is said to be returning to the AAA promotion in Mexico in what is being described as a “last chance” move. Juventud had not been used as of late due to reported disciplinary problems.
WWE sent out a poll earlier this week surverying fan interest on potential DVD releases in 2014. The list includes possible DVD releases on “Macho Man” Randy Savage, Batista, Daniel Bryan, Rey Mysterio, Chris Jericho, John Cena, Shawn Michaels, Rob van Dam, The Rhodes Family, Stone Cold Steve Austin and the Best of WCW pay-per-view Continue Reading »
WWE’s official YouTube released a preview video of Triple H’s new “Thy Kingdom Come” DVD & Blu-Ray, which features Triple H discuss his days working for World Championship Wrestling in 1994 and his contract negotiations with Eric Bischoff. Triple H comments on his tryout match against Keith Cole that was broadcast on the February 12th, Continue Reading »
WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross was interviewed by WrestleTalk TV recently, and he discussed a number of topics including the demise of WCW, its affect on WWE, lack of competition for WWE, Paul Heyman today compared to Heyman in the past and much more. You can check out the entire interview in the videos Continue Reading »
Rodolfo Roman sent out the following: Professional wrestling legend, Brutus “The Barber” Beefcake discusses his marriage, his friendship with Hulk Hogan, staying in shape and playing different characters during his time in WCW.
Kayfabe Commentaries sent out the following: REFLECTIVE BUT ANGRY, VINCE RUSSO RECOUNTS WCW 2000 It’s likely no one will ever call Vince Russo a sympathetic individual. But in what Russo proclaims as “without a shadow of a doubt, the last wrestling interview I’ll ever do,” he comes the closest to perhaps being seen as a Continue Reading »
Pro Wrestling Powerhouse Radio sent out the following: “The Total Package” Lex Luger appeared on Pro Wrestling Powerhouse Radio on August 20, 2013 to promote his new book “Wrestling With The Devil” and talk a bit about his career in the professional wrestling business. Among the topics Lex discusses include his start in professional wrestling, Continue Reading »
Jeff Jackson sent along the following: On the 8-13-13 edition of SNS UnPlugged with “The Bronx-Father” Tony J. Mirabella and “Mr. Money on the Mic” Jeff Jackson exclusively on the SNS Radio Network, former 2 Time WCW World Champion and Author “The Total Package” Lex Luger stopped by for a near 1 hour conversation about Continue Reading »
Alan Wojcik sent along the following: Review of Lex Luger’s Autobiography There are segments of the wrestling fan population who remember LEX LUGER as a WCW World champion, “the Total Package”, brief member of the Four Horsemen and New World Order. Others remember him from his stint in WWF 1993-1995 as “the Narcissist” character and Continue Reading »
Universal Championship Wrestling sent out the following: Universal Championship Wrestling makes its long awaited return to Owensboro, KY on Saturday, September 7 at 7:00 PM at the Next Level Indoor Sports Facility when they present UCW Uprising. This event will feature former WCW/NWO/TNA and national television star Marcus “Buff” Bagwell, former WWE/ECW/TNA/ROH star Rhyno, former Continue Reading »
Former WWE and WCW talent Scott Hall (Razor Ramon) has moved out of Diamond Dallas Page’s “Accountability Crib” to an apartment in Atlanta with his son Cody that is said to be within walking distance of Diamond Dallas Page’s house. Hall had spent close to 5 months at the “Accountability Crib” and will continue his Continue Reading »