Last week, it was reported that Vince McMahon was pushing for a Wrestlemania 32 match between Undertaker and Braun Strowman. It appears that may off the table for now. For starters, the Phenom was said to have not been all that interested in working with Strowman. Secondly, the internet wrestling community voiced their opinion on the match, and those words were said to have gotten back to McMahon and changed his mind.
February 8, 2016
For those that missed Monday Night Raw, Vince McMahon made a shocking announcement at the end of the episode when he informed Roman Reigns that he would be defending the WWE Heavyweight Championship during the actual Royal Rumble match. The belief is that this will be a good way to take the title off of Reigns and allow him to have his big moment at Wrestlemania when he regains the title.
January 5, 2016
Since the Minnesota Vikings are building a billion dollar stadium, there were rumors that Vince McMahon wanted to host Wrestlemania there in 2017. Rumors are now surfacing that the deal has fallen through. No word yet on what the roadblock is, but it does not mean that it will never happen at that stadium. WWE generally likes to have a location locked down a year before so they can make a big announcement.
December 23, 2015
As they should, Vince McMahon and WWE proudly boasted that they generated $139 million in economic impact for Santa Clara by doing Wrestlemania there. The belief is that those numbers could possibly be higher when the show takes place in Dallas next year. The city is within driving distance of several other major cities such as Oklahoma City, Austin, Houston, San Antonio, New Orleans, St Louis and Albuquerque.
November 8, 2015
Even though fans complain about the product being not as good as it used to be, Vince McMahon can still make a big boast every year. He can say that Wrestlemania generates a lot of money. WWE announced today that they were able to generate $139 million in economic impact for Santa Clara because they chose to host their biggest pay per view of the year in that city.
November 4, 2015
When the Minnesota Vikings announced that they were building a new state of the art stadium, the assumption was that they would eventually get a Wrestlemania some day. Vince McMahon loves being placed in new environment. Well, it looks like it might be the case, as the person in charge of the new stadium used to work for WWE as the guy in charge of live events.
August 19, 2015
During his latest podcast interview show, Ric Flair revealed that the reason why he never got to work a big Wrestlemania match against Hulk Hogan was because the latter was having issues with Vince McMahon. Hogan wanted to venture off into Hollywood, but McMahon did not want to lose his biggest star. McMahon then opted to not give Hogan the big money feud with Flair.
August 17, 2015
Back at Wrestlemania 15, The Rock worked the main event against Steve Austin. Well, he recently revealed that the match almost never happened because of backstage politics. Apparently, several of the veterans were against the fact that someone so young was ahead of them on the card. They tried lobbying to Vince McMahon, but it did not work because he wanted that main event to happen.
August 10, 2015
Apparently, Vince McMahon is reportedly not too pleased with how things ended when Steve Austin interviewed Paul Heyman on his podcast show. McMahon was upset because the two of them were generating hype for a Wrestlemania match that would not be happening. He feels fans will be disappointed if the actual main event does not live up to a potential match between Austin and Lesnar.
June 10, 2015
Last time we saw Tatsumi Fujinami was when he flew to the United States to be inducted into the hall of fame during Wrestlemania weekend. His next appearance from WWE will require a lot less travel. The legendary New Japan star is scheduled to make an appearance at the pay per view that Vince McMahon is running in Tokyo next month. Fujinami will more than likely be featured in some sort of segment with Hideo Itami.
June 8, 2015