During a podcast interview, Santino Marella was asked about how he felt when he saw the top stars in WWE being given luxurious tour buses to utilize while they were on the road. The former Intercontinental Champion stated that he had no qualms with the top guys being given that luxury because he was making money off of their popularity. He needed them to be healthy, so they can carry the live events.
October 17, 2015
In a rather interesting move, Rey Mysterio has been crowned the new Destiny Heavyweight Champion. He captured the title in a triple threat match in Ontario that also featured former WWE star Justin Gabriel. In case you didn't know, the promoter for this company is Santino Marella, another former World Wrestling Entertainment performer as well. This means that Mysterio will be heading back to Canada more frequently this year.
October 9, 2015
Since his injury is taking longer to heal than initially expected, there is a chance that Santino Marella might never be able to make his in ring return to WWE. Fortunately, though, he planned ahead. Marella has a couple of outside business interest, including a reality television show that is being worked on. His wrestling and MMA school is slated to be the premise of the series. The Fight Network will be the ones to air the unnamed show.
March 29, 2015
As some of you may already know, Santino Marella was working on making a comeback to WWE later on this year. The chances of him hitting that goal is not looking very good. Marella himself admitted during a recent interview that the injury is not healing as well as he had hoped. He stated that two of the screws that were inserted into his neck had came out, so he had to go back in for another surgery to remove the titanium.
March 20, 2015
Some of you already know that Santino Marella has been working out hard in an attempt to make a return to WWE. He suffered a bit of a setback not too long ago, but his fans were still holding out hope that he would be able to make it back in time for Wrestlemania. Through social media, the former Intercontinental Champion revealed that his body is not quite ready for the biggest pay per view of the year. His last surgery was around Christmas.
March 6, 2015
In case you have not been keeping up, Battle Arts Academy has been doing pretty well as a business. They have been running some pretty successful shows and have a decent number of trainees on the roster. That has led some to believe that Santino Marella might be too occupied to make his return to WWE. However, that is not the case. He is still rehabbing really diligently because he wants one final run as a professional wrestler.
January 29, 2015
Those of you that are hoping to see Santino Marella as an active in ring performer for WWE, there's some bad news coming from the man himself. He revealed on social media that he recently went in for surgery to remove some hardware from a previous surgery. Marella did not go further in depth, but apparently things did not go as everyone had hoped for. The former Intercontinental Champion did not completely rule out an eventual return.
December 12, 2014