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WWE SummerSlam 2013 Reaction and Review

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Make sure to check out the SummerSlam 2013 Rundown for complete coverage of everything that happened on last night’s Pay-Per-View.  Also, listen to Brian and Steve discuss what they think on the latest Between the Ropes Podcast. Read More »

Between The Ropes Podcast – WWE Summerslam 2013 Recap

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Brian and Steve recap WWE Summerslam 2o13 including Daniel Bryan beating John Cena for the WWE Championship only to lose it moments later to Randy Orton, where the storyline could be going now, the incredible Brock Lesnar vs. CM Punk match, what other match on the show they really liked and more.  Plus, they talk about the WWE2K14 Symposium with ... Read More »

Between The Ropes Podcast – UFC Fight Night 26 Recap

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Brian and Steve recap UFC Fight Night 26 which was its debut on Fox Sports 1, Chael Sonnen getting the huge win against Mauricio “Shogun” Rua, Travis Browne with a big knockout win versus Alistair Overeem and the rest of the card along with the ratings for the show and more. Subscribe to Between The Ropes on iTunes so you can automatically ... Read More »

WWE SummerSlam 2013 Rundown – LIVE

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WWE Returns to Pay-Per-View with it’s second biggest show of the year, SummerSlam.  The card is loaded with two World Title fights, and “The Best vs. The Beast.”  Be sure to refresh this page throughout the night for LIVE ongoing results and analysis. Read More »

Video: WWE 2K14 30 Years of WrestleMania Symposium

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WWE held a symposium celebrating the 30 years of WrestleMania theme on the latest WWE 2K14 video game with a panel of WWE superstars.  Jim Ross hosted the panel which included Dolph Ziggler, Daniel Bryan, Rey Mysterio, Steve Austin, Paul Heyman, Mick Foley and Ric Flair who joined in during the second half. Once the Nature Boy hit the scene, ... Read More »

WWE Summerslam 2013: Staff Predictions

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Tonight, the WWE returns to pay-par-view Summerslam, its annual summer spectacular.  Here are the predictions for the show from the Between The Ropes staff members including Brian Fritz, Steve Muehlhausen Michael A. Wiseman and Marshall Bowen. Read More »

UFC Fight Night 26 Results: Chael Sonnen Submits Shogun Rua

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Chael Sonnen has always been one to talk a big game and on this night, he backed it up with one of the biggest wins in his career. Sonnen earned an impressive first-round victory over former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio “Shogun” Rua by making him submit at the 4:47 mark with a guillotine choke in the main event of ... Read More »

UFC Fight Night 26 Weigh-In Results

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UFC Fight Night 26 participants weighed-in yesterday at the TD Garden in Boston, where the event will be taking place taking place. All 26 fighters on the card made weight. Here are the results of the weigh-ins and a highlight video included above. MAIN CARD (FOX Sports 1, 8 p.m. ET) • Mauricio Rua (205) vs. Chael Sonnen (205) • ... Read More »

Brooke Hogan Released by TNA

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Multiple sources are reporting that TNA has released Brooke Hogan.  This is the latest in an ongoing series of cost-restructuring moves by the company. Her release is surprising if only because her father, Hulk Hogan, is seen as such an asset to the company.  Dixie’s desire to keep Hulk happy made Brooke Hogan seem untouchable.  On the other hand, Brooke’s ... Read More »

WWE Smackdown Rundown – 8/16/2013

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As the final show before this Sunday’s major Pay-Per-View event, story of the night should be SummerSlam feuds.  Expect final build for Daniel Bryan, Cody Rhodes vs. Damien Sandow, the World Heavyweight Championship match, and The Shield. Read More »

UFC Fight Night 26’s Steven Siler Ready To Make A Run At The Title

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Steve talks to UFC featherweight Steven Siler as he fights Mike Brown tomorrow night on UFC Fight Night 26 in a key featherweight bout. Siler discusses his last fight with Kurt Holobaugh, hanging out with Brown, the rise of fellow feathweight Connor McGregor, his favorite food and much more. UFC Fight Night 26 takes place tomorrow night from the TD ... Read More »

Bellator MMA Adds King Mo vs. Emmanuel Newton Rematch To PPV Card

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Bellator MMA is going all out for their first outing on PPV. The organization added another fight as they announced Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal will get his rematch against Emmanuel Newton for the Bellator MMA interim light heavyweight title at Bellator 106. The California based promotion created an interim title fight due to Bellator MMA light heavyweight champion Attila Vegh ... Read More »