As of you may already know, WWE is currently doing a tour of India. There was a little bit of backlash towards the promotion, though, as advocate groups wants the live events banned due to an on screen incident back in 1998 where Kurt Angle grabbed the Indian flag and blew his nose in it. World Wrestling Entertainment issued a public apology and suggested that the idea behind the segment belonged to Angle himself.
January 18, 2016
When Bram recently made headlines for a domestic dispute incident, it brought the personal life of Charlotte into the limelight. It was then that the internet wrestling community discovered that she was no longer in a relationship with Bram. Fans also discovered that her divorce was not finalized yet. Well, reports have now surfaced that the two of them are legally divorced as of October 29.
November 3, 2015
Throughout the history of the business, performers would police themselves backstage by holding a wrestlers court. This recently happened in ROH, where a referee was accused of doing something minor. He was cleared of the charges. When Joe Koff found out about the incident, he informed his wrestlers to never do it again. This is another case of a wrestling promotion being ran by someone without a wrestling background.
September 25, 2015
An incident took place at the latest GFW television taping, and it has left many to wonder if it was scripted or not. Phil Baroni jumped over the barrier and headed towards the ring. Security had to stop the former UFC star. Apparently, he has some beef with Chael Sonnen, who is a commentator for the promotion. There were reports earlier in the year that Global Force Wrestling was setting up a match between the two of them.
August 22, 2015
The internet wrestling community has sided against Chyna in the reported incident that took place at the funeral of Roddy Piper. Latest details revealed, however, makes it seem less of an incident than initially reported. The former WWE diva didn't actually approach Triple H was inside of the funeral. It took place afterwards, was outside and lasted approximately twenty seconds.
August 18, 2015
When Scott Hall got into an alcohol fueled incident at an independent wrestling show not too long ago, the belief was that WWE was going to avoid him for a long period of time. It turns out that it was not as long as many had expected. The former Intercontinental Champion has been signed to make an appearance during Summerslam weekend. He will more than likely sign autographs and take photos with fans.
August 18, 2015
A very awkward incident took place at the funeral for Roddy Piper. Triple H was in attendance, as he is an ambassador for the entire wrestling industry now. Also in attendance was Chyna, which made things a bit awkward. Reports have surfaced that she rushed towards her former boyfriend and attempted to apologize. Security almost had to step in to prevent things from escalating.
August 13, 2015
A memorial was held in honor of Perro Aguayo this week. He passed away after an accident in the ring during a match. Konnan, who was the first person to check on Aguayo after the incident, was there in person. Rey Mysterio, however, was not. The belief is that he felt that his presence would be a distraction and might actually upset a couple of people who blame him for the death. Mysterio is currently heading overseas for wrestling show.
April 13, 2015