Earlier this month, when Dolph Ziggler was given time away from WWE, the expectations was that he would return right before the Summerslam pay per view. However, it appears now that management might have him return as soon as tonight, in order to set up a match for the former world heavyweight champion. He could be on Monday Night Raw this week.
July 27, 2015
If you're wondering why Summer Rae was paired up with Rusev, it is because WWE really likes the idea of having Dolph Ziggler and Lana staying together for a bit further. The front office knew that they needed a female performer to join the feud for a potential mixed tag team match. Since Summer was blonde and needed a story, she was chosen to start dating the Bulgarian Brute on screen.
June 29, 2015
While doing a stand up comedy show in Boston, Dolph Ziggler revealed to fans in the audience the reason why he chose to stay with WWE instead of leaving to pursue other options in the industry. The former world heavyweight champion stated that he wanted to finish his career with the company that gave him his start, which sounds like he is simply towing the company line.
June 28, 2015
A giant sigh of relief can be heard collectively from WWE fans today. They no longer need to worry about Dolph Ziggler taking his talents elsewhere. The former world heavyweight champion has reportedly agreed to a new contract to remain with the company for at least another year. He was contemplating a departure for the longest time now.
June 26, 2015
Earlier in the year, rumors popped up that Dolph Ziggler was going to leave WWE when his contract expired sometimes in 2015. The speculation is heating up again because Court Bauer, a former writer in the company, addressed the story. He stated that Ziggler could be following in the same path that John Morrison took. Morrison allowed his deal to expire because he was not getting a push.
June 20, 2015
For those of you that have been wondering what Ryan Nemeth has been doing since leaving professional wrestling, the younger brother of Dolph Ziggler is now a personal fitness trainer. To help give himself even more credibility, Nemeth has been telling potential clients that he is a former WWE star. He is also said to be rather friendly to those that are not in good shape. Often times, people are intimidated by trainers.
May 26, 2015
On Monday Night Raw, WWE set forth the story line where Lana was dumped by Rusev, only to fall into the arms of Dolph Ziggler. The two shared a kiss in the middle of the ring that generated a really good reaction from the audience. The reason for adding an interesting story is because the creative department wanted to protect the Russian sympathizer because it will feel like a bit of a drop to go from feuding with John Cena to feuding with anyone else.
May 19, 2015
During a recent interview, Sheamus revealed some information on his tryout match with WWE. He admitted that they were awful. For whatever reasons, management opted to choose Dolph Ziggler as his opponent, even though Ziggler was a developmental wrestler himself. The Celtic Warrior stated that Finlay was the one that made the odd choice. He also stated that he was hoping to receive more advice than he was being given at the time.
May 3, 2015
The eight participants of the King of the Ring tournament have now been officially announced. In the first round, Dean Ambrose will take on Sheamus. The surging Adrian Neville will take on Luke Harper. Two veterans in Stardust and R Truth are the next match. The remaining match will see Wade Barrett taking on Dolph Ziggler. The first two rounds will take place on Monday Night Raw, while the remaining two rounds will be on the WWE Network.
April 27, 2015