By now, most of you know that Chael Sonnen is going to be working with GFW when they start taping for television. The UFC star recently revealed how their business relationship came to be. He stated that Jim Ross was the person that put the two of them in contact with one another. Ross knew Sonnen was passionate about wrestling and very serious about joining the industry. Ross is also want to see Jarrett doing well with Global Force Wrestling.
May 22, 2015
It appears that Triple H and Samoa Joe have managed to swerve the internet wrestling community. The two of them made moves to make it seem like a business relationship was not going to be happening. However, at the big NXT Takeover event tonight, Joe showed up at the end and confronted Kevin Owens, who had viciously beaten Sami Zayn yet again. The two tease a physical altercation, but Owens backed away instead.
May 20, 2015
Since he has long been known as one of the mot controversial characters in all of professional wrestling, the belief was that Scott Steiner would not be joining another major promotion again. However, it appears that his close relationship with Jeff Jarrett has proven that to be wrong. GFW has signed Steiner and added him to their roster. While there is a slight chance he may wrestle, the belief is that he will simply be doing appearances for them.
May 19, 2015
Considering his acrimonious relationship with a few of his former fighters, it would not be strange for someone to assume that Dana White would be better about Brock Lesnar staying with WWE. However, he has proven many wrong by doing noting but praise Lesnar, even though UFC lost out on a huge draw. White even went so far as to say that Lesnar made the right decision by choosing to remain in professional wrestling.
March 25, 2015
The fact that the real life former relationship between Alicia Fox and Wade Barrett was revealed on Total Divas, that is a sign of just how much WWE has changed over the times. In the past, things like that were tightly kept in a vault. Vince McMahon was notorious for trying to keep backstage information from the internet wrestling community. The fact that he is more open to doing so now means that the tide is turning in the hierarchy.
March 24, 2015
Even though she has been out of the spotlight for quite some time now, Beth Phoenix still generates a decent amount of interest from professional wrestling fans. Many of them are interested in nude photos of the former WWE diva. However, none exists. She was married in the past, so she had no inclination to do such a photo shoot. Now that she is a mother and involved in a serious relationship with Edge, the possibility has all been eliminated.
March 21, 2015
There are rumors floating around that Evan Bourne could be showing up during an episode of Total Divas next season. Alicia Fox posted a photo of herself hanging out with the high flying performer. There are natural speculations from the internet wrestling community that the two of them are involved in a romantic relationship. It will be interesting to see if WWE includes a former star on their reality television show.
March 16, 2015
A name that has not been spoken much lately has joined the long list of potential roster members for GFW. Word going around is that Sabu is interested in joining the promotion when it starts doing live events. He is still actively working on the independent wrestling circuit, both here in the United States and overseas. The former ECW star would love to be back in the spotlight, and he has maintained a good relationship with Jeff Jarrett.
February 27, 2015
Another name that has surfaced as a potential signing for Lucha Underground is Torrie Wilson. She built her name value up tremendously after extended stints in both WCW and WWE. The beautiful blonde gained even more fame after her wrestling career by being in a high profile relationship with New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez. No word yet on whether or not she is interested in a return to the ring.
February 26, 2015
While they might have been portrayed enemies inside of a professional wrestling ring by WWE, the relationship between CM Punk and Brock Lesnar is much more cordial outside of it. During a recent interview, Punk revealed that Lesnar contacted him when he announced that he had signed a contract to fight for UFC. Lesnar offered to help Punk in anyway he can. The belief is that Lesnar will still be heading back to the world of MMA in a couple of months.
February 17, 2015