Friday, July 22, 2016

Roman Reigns Makes Return at WWE Live Event (Video)

Roman Reigns made a surprise return to WWE tonight during a Live Event in Nework, Del., just two nights before Sunday's WWE Battleground Pay-Per-View.

Roman Reign’s reemergence happened just moments after Rollins’ showdown against Ambrose came to a close. The cunning Architect opted to attack The Lunatic Fringe

AJ Styles Says The Club is Expanding, Talks New Action Figure and More (Video)

This Tuesday night on the first ever WWE Smackdown Live we saw what looked like the end for The Club, as the “Phenomenal One” AJ Styles was drafted away from Karl Anderson and Luke Gallows, who will be headed exclusively to Monday Night Raw. However, the former IWGP Heavyweight Champion took to Twitter to dispel any rumors, stating “some may think The Club has split up. We’ve expanded, no one is safe!”

Match For The WWE Battleground Kickoff show Revealed

The Usos will be wrestling Fandango and Tyler Breeze on the WWE Battleground Kickoff show. WWE announced the news on Friday.

Here is the updated card for the event:

The Miz Says He’s Proud of Being Intercontinental Champion, Talks Championship Match at Battleground, More

The Miz spoke with DC101 promoting Battleground this weekend. Some highlights are below:

On his feeling as he walks through the curtain: “I’m a nervous wreck. I feel like I’m going to throw up, I feel like I’m going to faint. There’s just something about it, I get so amped up. I talk to myself in my mind and say, “Why am I doing this? What is wrong with you? Why do you put yourself through this each and every week? Why are you doing this to yourself” But once I go through the curtain and I hear the audience either cheer or boo me, it all vanishes!”

New RAW and Smackdown Logos Revealed

After the WWE draft on Tuesday, it was rumored that the red and blue brands might get a new look and feel, and as expected, both the General Managers, Mick Foley and Daniel Bryan, revealed the new logos for RAW and SmackDown Live on Twitter:

Teddy Long Says MVP And Shelton Benjamin Are Returning To WWE

Long time WWE personality Teddy Long made an appearance on the Gerweck Report podcast to discuss the recent WWE brand split and draft on Smackdown Live. During the show Teddy dropped some big news, and it wasn’t a tag team match.

WWE Battleground Betting Odds: Favorites Revealed For Each Match

WWE Battleground is just days away and we’ve got an updated look at the betting odds for each match on the card, courtesy of 5Dimes and WWELeaks:

More on the Backstage Fight at WWE SmackDown, WWE Doing More Squash Matches?

As noted on Tuesday, there was a fight backstage between Simon Gotch and Sin Cara at the live SmackDown in Worcester. This was said to be a “quick and one-sided destruction” in favor of Cara. No word yet on what started the fight.

– WWE officials have recently discussed doing more squash matches on TV with

Unknown Facts About The Shield (Video), Sin Cara Shows Off His Masks, Shawn Michaels' Birthday

- WWE posted this video with Corey Graves looking at unknown facts about The Shield.

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Lashley Wins Another TNA Title, Promo For Tyrus' New 'Fixer' Gimmick, TNA Bound For Glory Update

- TNA's Bound For Glory pay-per-view had been planned for Sunday, September 11th but PWInsider reports that it looks like the new date will be October 2nd. The change back to October is being done to accommodate additional TNA tapings at Universal Studios. As noted, WWE Backlash will also take place on September 11th in Richmond, VA.

TJ Perkins Talks WWE Cruiserweight Classic Dream Scenario, Change In His Career, Other Offers

WWE Cruiserweight Classic competitor TJ Perkins recently spoke with GMA News Online. below are highlights:

Joining the tournament after meetings with other promotions, including NJPW:

"It came up along with a lot of other offers. I think, for the first time in a long time, I wanted my heart to decide where I go. I thought this would be good for me and good for my wrestling soul."

Coach Blasts Former WWE Stars In Lawsuit, Defends Vince McMahon and WWE

As noted, more than 50 former WWE wrestlers have filed a lawsuit against the company accusing them of hiding long-term effects of neurological injuries, failing to care for the wrestlers’ repetitive head injuries and more. Some of the wrestlers in the suit include Road Warrior Animal, Paul Orndorff, Jimmy Snuka, Ax, Smash, Kamala, Sabu, Ahmed Johnson, Jazz, Shane Douglas and King Kong Bundy.


Bobby Lashley comes out to the ring and says he beats people up on a regular basis, and that's why he's the TNA World Champion, but he should be the X Division Champion now too. He doesn't appreciate people coming into his world to try and call themselves wrestlers any more than he puts on a bunch of protective equipment and call himself a football player. He fights with his bare knuckles in a cage, and he wants Moose to get his goofy self out here now so they can settle this. Instead, Mike Bennett comes out with a big smile on his face, and he is tired of being screwed over because Lashley's title should be around his waist, and he's going to run through the Bound For Glory Playoff Series and take it because of this man right here...and out comes Moose. Lashley wants to fight Moose and Moose is ready, but Eddie Edwards runs out and attacks Moose from behind, leading to Edwards and Lashley fighting Bennett and Moose. Officials pull everyone apart, then Dixie Carter appears on the big screen and tells

Will Brock Lesnar Be Suspended By WWE?

There's been a lot of speculation about Brock Lesnar possibly being suspended by WWE due to his multiple USADA drug test failures related to his UFC 200 win over Mark Hunt.

It was reported on the latest edition of Wrestling Observer Radio that Lesnar will

New Photo of AJ Lee and CM Punk Filming, WWE Looks at The Boss, RAW and SmackDown News

- WWE posted this video looking at how Sasha Banks became The Boss with footage from her WWE NXT days.

WWE PPV Vs. TNA PPV In September? More TNA & Tonight's Impact News

- The feud between Matt Hardy and Jeff Hardy will continue on tonight's Impact Wrestling episode with more footage from Cameron, North Carolina. Below is the opening video for tonight.

Two Former WWE Superstars Returning To The Main Roster Soon

Two names returning to the main WWE roster soon are Rhyno and Curt Hawkins.

No word yet on when they will be returning but PWInsider reports that their returns have been confirmed. The current plan is for them to work the SmackDown brand.

Summer Rae’s Bikini Bonanza, Charlotte is The Longest Reigning Diva, Nikki Bella Return Update, Eden Writing a Horror Novel

Womens-Wrestling.Com have lots of interesting news. You can check direct links below:

Roman Reigns WWE Suspension Ends, Hideo Itami Return Promo, Tajiri on His CWC Win

- As noted, Hideo Itami will return to WWE NXT TV in two weeks after being away for more than one year. Below is a promo for his return.

No Way Jose On Why Austin Aries Doesn't Like Him (Video), Ryback Has Business Meetings, Birthdays

- In the video below, No Way Jose addresses his WWE NXT feud with Austin Aries and says Aries saw someone with an afro that people actually love and that sets him off, adds to the imaginary chip on his shoulder. Jose says Aries has his attention now.