A breakup with Brooke Tessmacher would seem like the end of the world to a lot of guys, but Robbie E has recovered just fine. The TNA star recently got married to a woman who has been his girlfriend on and off for the past decade. The two decided that it was time to finally make a commitment to one another. No word yet on if any of his fellow wrestlers were in attendance at the ceremony.
September 2, 2015
Since the company no longer has the expensive services of the Great Khali, they are forced to find other wrestlers to send to India to promote. The latest person to be sent to that country is Mark Henry, and he is on his way there this week. His promotional duties aren't for an upcoming tour, however. He is simply there to bring a little more awareness for WWE since they are televised there.
August 27, 2015
For years, WWE was never willing to spend the money to bring in the ultra talented AJ Styles. Things have changed a bit now that they have found success by signing independent wrestlers. Styles mentioned during a recent interview that he would certainly be open to the idea of joining World Wrestling Entertainment if they were to put together a deal that really hard to resist.
August 26, 2015
A lot of wrestlers are also fans of professional wrestling. Xavier Woods took to social media after doing a segment with the Dudley Boyz on Monday Night Raw. He said it was such an honor to take their finishing move in front of a sold out audience in Brooklyn. Woods also had a blast doing the comical entrance routine with the trombone. He said it was the best night of his life.
August 25, 2015
When he was just 17 years old, Xavier Woods got a chance to meet Virgil, an encounter that he was initially excited about. However, Woods ended up being rather disappointed when he was told that he would never make it as a wrestler because he is black. When the former WWE star congratulated him through social media, Woods reminded him of what was said and told him to back off.
August 24, 2015
Since NXT has been growing exponentially, the belief is that the performers are being paid more. That is actually not the case. The developmental territory is running at a loss and requires financial help from WWE. Because of that, Triple H is not able to give out gate bonuses to the wrestlers that work the show. That might change soon once the promotion can survive on its own.
August 21, 2015
Since he worked backstage in WWE for years, Bruce Prichard has a million stories that wrestling fans would love to hear. He shared one recently. Prichard stated that Vince McMahon did not initially want to sign the Undertaker when he was a free agent. McMahon felt that he looked more like a basketball player than a wrestler. Plus, the Phenom was coming off of a really bad match in WCW against Lex Luger.
August 19, 2015
During a recent interview, the Great Khali was especially candid when asked about his professional wrestling school in India. The former world heavyweight champion revealed that he has been losing money in the venture, but he does not want to give up on it just yet because so many people are hoping that it will help them achieve their dream of becoming a wrestler.
August 19, 2015
When asked which of the current wrestlers that he wished he would have had a chance to work with, Ric Flair was quick to mention Dolph Ziggler. The former world heavyweight champion noted that the two of them have been in a match together before, Flair stated that it does not really count because Ziggler was still pretty new in the game. Flair feels that he and Ziggler could put on a classic.
August 15, 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