Saturday, December 3, 2016

Broken Matt Hardy Invades ROH Final Battle w/ Surprise Message

Broken Matt Hardy made a surprise appearance video pre-recorded video at tonight’s ROH Final Battle pay-per-view in New York City, and delivered a surprise message to the Young Bucks and the Briscoes following their excellent match for the ROH tag team titles.

Friday, December 2, 2016

Early Betting Odds for Sunday's WWE TLC PPV

Early WWE TLC Betting odds are in for this Sunday, and right now The Wyatts are favored to win the Tag Championship Match against defending champions Heath Slater and Rhyno. This does not necessarily mean The Wyatts take home the belts, however, as titles do not change hands on a DQ or Count Out.

Abyss Says Rejecting A WWE Offer Was A “Pretty Easy Decision”, Gives an Update On Next the Next TNA Tapings

TNA star Abyss recently appeared on The Pancakes and Powerslams Show, and below are some interview highlights, with an h/t to Chris Featherstone of for the transcription:

On the decision to re-sign with TNA instead of accepting a WWE deal:

New World Champion Crowned at ROH Final Battle, Cody Rhodes Makes Huge Impact

- Kyle O’Reilly, the 29-year-old British Columbia native, defeated his long-time arch rival in a bloody war at Ring of Honor’s Final Battle pay-per-view this Friday night to fulfill a dream he has been chasing for seven years: to be the ROH World Champion.

Jimmy Snuka Only Has Six Months to Live

It was deemed this past June that Jimmy Snuka was not mentally competent to stand trial in the 1983 death of his then-girlfriend Nancy Argentino.

In an update on the case, there was no ruling at the hearing today in court. Snuka was unable to travel because he was too sick and did not make the hearing. Snuka testified

John Cena Not Happy With Vince McMahon

John Cena got upset when he found out that Goldberg was returning to WWE. While he has nothing personal against Goldberg, Cena feels his dedication to WWE is being taken for granted by Vince McMahon.

Cena’s unhappiness boils down to Goldberg and Brock Lesnar being paid big money for

Backstage Update on Finn Balor’s WWE Return, When Will James Ellsworth Get His WWE World Title Shot?

- As seen on SmackDown Live last week, James Ellsworth defeated AJ Styles in the main event to earn a future WWE World Title shot.

In regards to when Ellsworth will actually receive the shot at the title, we have been told that the company will most-likely book the match between the TLC event and the Royal

Bad Sign for Sunday’s TLC Event, Which RAW Superstar Is Vince McMahon Impressed With?

- Sunday’s TLC event at the American Airlines Center is not sold out as of this writing.

Secondary market prices have fallen below face price. The cheapest tickets on the resale market are $18 post-fees, while the cheapest face-priced tickets are $25 excluding fees.This can’t be a good sign heading into the event.

John Cena Nominated, Paul Heyman Responds To Recent Lana Tweet, Rich Swann 'Pick' Video

- As seen below, the latest WWE Network Pick of the Week video features WWE Cruiserweight Champion Rich Swann hyping the 205 Live premiere.

Hideo Itami In Japan (Photo), WWE Legends Who Could Have One More Match (Video), Big Show

- WWE posted this video looking at 5 WWE Legends who could have one more match - The Great Khali, Scott Steiner, Batista, Victoria and Vladimir Kozlov.

WWE Elimination Chamber & Fastlane Changes, Former WWE Star Pursuing Acting Career, NXT Star Games

- WWE NXT Superstar Brennan Williams plays Dead Or Alive Volleyball 3 with Xavier Woods in these new videos from the "UpUpDownDown" YouTube channel. They are joined by Tye Dillinger, Angelo Dawkins and Dash Wilder.

WWE Offering Very Unique Contracts To Indie Wrestlers, Called 'Mark Deals' By Some, UK-Only TV Show?

WWE is facing a situation where they may no longer be the #1 TV promotion in the UK, according to The Wrestling Observer Newsletter, as ITV recently taped their pilot for the World of Sport revival, which is set to air at the end of the month. ITV is the #2 network in the UK and while RAW on Sky may draw around 150,000 viewers, World of Sport will likely be seen by millions of people. WWE would

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Rosemary Crowned New TNA Knockouts Champion

Rosemary defeated Jade to become the new TNA Knockouts Champion on tonight’s Impact Wrestling episode. The two Knockouts main evented the show inside the Six Sides of Steel.

This is the first TNA reign for Rosemary, who signed with the company back in January.


Impact opens with a video recap. It chronicles the recent history between the DCC and The Hardy's. How Jeff Hardy attempted to take on the DCC by himself, only to be defeated by them. Also featured in the video package is Matt Hardy's recovery from amnesia last week. When the "7 Deities" sent him a sign courtesy of a bolt of lightning.

WWE Planning to Make Roman Reigns a Double Champion? Bray Wyatt Posts Cryptic Message

- Bray Wyatt took to Twitter and posted the following cryptic message:

Update On Wrestler Injured At Last Night’s NXT Tapings, Ryback Reportedly In Preliminary Talks With New MMA Promotion

As noted, last night’s NXT TV tapings at Full Sail University saw a match stopped after the referee called for the bell due to injury after a scary looking spot.

The injury took place when The Authors of Pain powerbombed one of the opponents (Johnny Vandal) onto the other, who was confirmed to be WrestlePro

The Latest Backstage News On Tyson Kidd Being Pulled From Total Divas

It was previously reported that Tyson Kidd would not be featured at all on this season of Total Divas, and Kidd originally broke the news and said he didn’t think “they [WWE] would want my situation explained.”

The Wrestling Observer Newsletter is reporting WWE’s directive to producers was

Cruiserweights At WWE NXT Events, First Look Trailer For True Story Of The Royal Rumble, Jimmy Uso

- As noted, a new "First Look" at WWE's True Story of the Royal Rumble DVD and Blu-ray will air on the WWE Network later today. Below is a preview.

Becky Lynch Sends Message To Alexa Bliss (Video), Seth Rollins On Making Stop In LA, Bollywood Boyz

- WWE posted this vignette for The Bollywood Boyz Gurv & Harv Sihra, who defeated Tony Nese and Drew Gulak on this week's WWE 205 Live premiere.

TNA TV Tapings Update For 2017, Jade Has Words For Rosemary (Video), Matt Hardy On The DCC

- As noted, tonight's TNA Impact Wrestling will feature Jade vs. Rosemary in a Six Sides of Steel main event for the Knockouts Title. In the video below, Jade says she's been fighting for years for an opportunity like this and she will be damned if she squanders it. Jade mentions having Gail Kim in her corner tonight and says she hopes Rosemary is ready for war.