Monthly Archives: April 2013

WWE Announces New Performance Center Opening

STAMFORD, Conn., April 18, 2013 – Opening this summer, the WWE state-of-the-art Performance Center will serve as the new home to WWE’s talent developmental system, recently re-branded NXT® and create nearly 100 high-wage jobs in Orlando, Florida.   With 26,000 square-feet, seven training rings, a world-class strength and conditioning program and cutting-edge edit and production facilities, the

UFC on Fox 7’s Tim Means on Sauna Incident: “I Couldn’t Sit and Dwell on It and Pout About It”

We talk to UFC lightweight Tim Means as he prepares for his bout with Jorge Masvidal this Saturday at UFC on Fox 7. We discuss with Means the sauna incident that caused him to miss his fight at UFC on Fox 5 in December. We also discuss football, Strikeforce vs UFC on Saturday’s card and

UFC on Fox 7’s Lorenz Larkin Ready to Put The Strikeforce Days Behind Him and Move Forward in the UFC

We talk to UFC middleweight Lorenz Larkin, as we preview Lorenz’s fight coming up this Saturday at UFC on Fox 7 against Francis Carmont. Larkin discusses the controversy of not getting the Luke Rockhold fight in Strikeforce and finally being in the UFC. We also discuss reality TV, motorcycles, rugby and if he would ever

Between The Ropes Wrestling Podcast – Filmmaker John Philapavage

It has has been a long time in the making but filmmakers John Philapavage and Kevin Kiernan have completed their documentary “Barber Wire City” on the original Extreme Championship Wrestling.  The premiere of the movie is set for this Saturday, April 20 and the former ECW Arena in Philadelphia.  It is also being shown on on

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Between The Ropes MMA Podcast 1- Duane Finley

We have decided to not only get more into the pro wrestling side, but we are now getting more into the MMA side as well. We will be doing a weekly podcast with either me and Brian Fritz or one of us with another journalist. BetweenTheRopes.com talks to MMA Columnist Duane Finley as we preview

Mixed Martial Arts and Weight Loss

Mixed martial arts and fights have currently gained attention and popularity. Many people become interested with this type of activity and they get into fights for several personal reasons. For one, fighting can serve as a way to develop self esteem and confidence. Though this is the most common reason, mixed martial arts can also

HHH Gets Second Degree Burns At Wrestlemania 29

Wrestling is very dangerous inside the ring, but who knew it was just as dangerous outside the square circle. Former WWE champion and current WWE executive champion HHH faced Brock Lesnar this past Sunday in the co-main event of Wrestlemania 29. If you were watching the event, you noticed that HHH had a white substance

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