Saturday, July 22, 2017

Jinder Mahal on Being Very Shy About His Promos in the Past, Which Former WWE Star His Finisher is Dedicated To, More

WWE Champion Jinder Mahal recently spoke with and below are some interview highlights:

Kurt Angle On Austin Aries' WWE Release And Jason Jordan, James Ellsworth - MITB Joke

- Kurt Angle did a Q&A with fans on his Facebook and was asked about his opinion on WWE releasing Austin Aries. Kurt responded:

"I'm sure that neither side was happy. Austin is a very, very talented wrestler. Love his style."

Friday, July 21, 2017

Baron Corbin Responds To Hater On Twitter, More on Darren Young

- As noted earlier, Darren Young is expected to return to the ring in August after undergoing elbow surgery back in January of this year. Young noted on Twitter today that this was his last day of rehab.

Seth Rollins On Facing Brock Lesnar, If He Could Beat The Rock, More

Seth Rollins spoke with Eagle 977 to promote an upcoming WWE Live Event. Here are some highlights:

Matt Sydal Injured at GFW Tapings, Impact Viewership Suffers Big Drop

- This week's GFW Impact Impact episode, featuring Eli Drake defeating Eddie Edwards, Impact Grand Champion Moose & Ethan Carter III in a Fatal 4 way plus a closing segment with The LAX and World Heavyweight Champion Alberto El Patron, drew 322,000 viewers. This is down 14% from last week's 374,000 viewers, which was a new record for 2017.

El Patron No Longer A Suspect In Paige Incident, Grado's Storyline With Laurel Van Ness To Continue (Videos), Bound For Glory

- The GFW Bound For Glory pay-per-view is currently scheduled for Sunday, November 5th, according to The Wrestling Observer Newsletter. GFW is also planning a run of Impact live events for the Midwest this coming October. As noted, the company will run their first live events since the fall of 2014 beginning early next month in Connecticut & New York.

WWE Hypes Angle-Jordan Era For RAW, Former WWE Star Hosting Seminars

- WWE's RAW preview for Monday's show in Washington, DC notes that The Angle-Jordan Era will begin. They wrote the following teaser for the RAW General Manager and his "long lost son" Jordan:

Jinder Mahal on His Goal in WWE, If Fans Will Boos Him at Battleground, More

Jinder Mahal spoke with ahead of his Punjabi Prison match on Sunday night. They sent us these highlights:

WWE Battleground Betting Odds: Who Is Favored To Win at Sunday's PPV?

Odds are finally set for Sunday's WWE Battleground Pay Per View.

Jinder Mahal vs. Randy Orton in a Punjabi Prison Match and The Flag Match between Rusev and John Cena have had odds available for weeks but this is more extensive. It's worth mentioning that The Flag match had odds set

Darren Young Returning From Injury Soon, WWE Network Pick Of The Week, UK Tour

- Below is the latest WWE Network Pick of the Week with Renee Young talking about her post-RAW interview with RAW General Manager Kurt Angle and his "long lost son" Jason Jordan.

More on Vince McMahon Not Happy With Talking Smack

A WWE source is strongly denying Sports Illustrated's report that Talking Smack was canceled because Vince McMahon was not pleased with the show and it did not serve the company's best interests, according to the Wrestling Observer Newsletter.

A Look Back at Some of the Best Boxers to Feature in the WWE

Some of the best storylines in WWE history have featured boxing stars as major players in them. Those in the sport who have big personalities fit in perfectly to the wrestling industry, as not only does it give them a chance to shine in the ring to a new audience, but they are also able to have fun with the mic. Here is a look back at some of the best boxers to have

James Ellsworth On His First Action Figure, Largest WWE Tag Team Matches (Video), Iconic Matches DVD

- WWE posted this video with Corey Graves looking at the 7 largest tag team matches in WWE history - John Cena & Randy Orton vs. the RAW roster, a 7 vs. 7 Divas match, the ECW Originals vs. The League of Nations vs. The Wyatt Family vs. Roman Reigns, Dean Ambrose & The Usos, Team USA vs. The Multi-National Alliance, Team WWE vs. The Nexus, a 20-man match at the first Survivor Series and RAW vs. SmackDown at the first Bragging Rights pay-per-view.

John Cena Raps In Mandarin (Video), Drew McIntyre On Earning Title Shot At 'NXT Takeover', Birthdays

- John Cena raps for WWE's Chinese fans in Mandarin in this new video from his Twitter.

Magnus Confirms GFW Departure, Title Match Set For Next Week's GFW Impact, Fan Interaction Video

- GFW posted this video from the Slammiversary Fan Interaction event that took place earlier this month in Orlando before the pay-per-view.

Matt Hardy On Dealing With 'A Demanding Situation'

- Matt Hardy tweeted the following on The Hardys being "METTLE" this week:

Jinder Mahal Receives Custom Jersey, Cathy Kelley On Jeff Hardy's Face Paint (Video), WWE Network

- WWE posted this video with Cathy Kelley looking at how Jeff Hardy brought his face paint back at recent RAW live events.

Thursday, July 20, 2017

NXT Superstar Possibly Injured At Live Event

Buddy Murphy may have suffered an ankle or leg injury at Thursday's WWE NXT live event in Cocoa, Florida, according to multiple correspondents in attendance.

Kevin Owens Says He Doesn't Enjoy Working with AJ Styles

Whiles speaking to The Shore, Kevin Owens talked about several topics and also mentioned that doesn’t enjoy working with AJ Styles at all, especially after he took his title.

After Impact Premiere Episode (Video), Did Alberto El Patron Join LAX?, Super X Cup Tournament

- The following video is the first episode of Global Force Wrestling’s new series After IMPACT, taking a look at the events from tonight’s episode of Impact Wrestling: