The Tough Enough competition for 2015 is now over, and we have two performers who will be receiving contracts with WWE and assigned to train at the Performance Center to see if they can improve enough to start working at NXT. The male winner was Josh Bredl, while the female winner was Sara Lee. Both will be promoted on Monday Night Raw briefly before being sent to the oblivion of training.
August 25, 2015
Even though she is already regarded as one of the best female performers in WWE, Sasha Banks is not done learning just yet. The NXT Divas Champion revealed that she has been training with Amazing Red to improve her in ring performance. Sasha also talked about wanting to be at her very best when the Takeover event takes place in Brooklyn this upcoming weekend.
August 21, 2015
In a couple of weeks, Abdullah the Butcher will be tearing up the NFL. However, it's not the professional wrestler that we all know and few love. The Detroit Lions have a rookie running back named Ameer Abdullah, and he has been beyond impressive in training camp. His brutal running style has caused people to start calling him by the well known nickname.
August 14, 2015
One of the topics that may not die anytime soon is the one regarding a final match for Steve Austin. He gets asked the question on a near daily basis. The former world heavyweight champion recently ruled out the possibility of making a return to WWE at Wrestlemania 32. He stated that he would require an extensive amount of training to be at the point he needs to be, so it is not going to happen this year.
August 13, 2015
In what might prove to be a brilliant marketing move, GFW appears to be setting up a match between Phil Baroni and Chael Sonnen, both of whom achieved stardom in UFC. A match like this would easily generate interest from the mainstream media, especially all the major sports outlet. Baroni has been training at a wrestling school owned by D-Lo Brown.
July 31, 2015
For someone that had been in the professional wrestling industry for so many years, CM Punk has been rather quiet in his quest to become a star in UFC. Mick Foley thinks that is fine because the former world heavyweight champion is focused on training at the moment. Foley feels that Punk will start being a promoter when he gets closer to his debut match.
July 10, 2015
In a sign that he is committing even more of himself into his UFC career, it has now been revealed that CM Punk has moved to Milwaukee, so he can be that much closer to the training facilities. That has impressed a lot of people in the industry, including Dana White. For a while there, he was commuting on a daily to the city from his beloved hometown of Chicago.
July 2, 2015
According to fans in the arena at Monday Night Raw, Jamie Noble was seriously injured by Brock Lesnar during the final segment. However, with the way that WWE has been playing things off, there is a chance that this could be a story line. The company filmed Noble being helped by the training staff and being placed in the ambulance, which is something that they do when they are running an angle.
June 23, 2015