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Mark Henry To Appear In A WWE Studios Movie

Mark Henry made a surprise return last night at Survivor Series. Ryback made an open challenge for any wrestler in the back to come out and face him, with Henry accepting the challenge. “The World’s Strongest Man” defeated Ryback in a short match. This morning the WWE sent out a press release stating that Henry will be appearing in WWE ...

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Vince McMahon Appears After Survivor Series Ends

After the main event of Survivor Series in which Randy Orton defeated Big Show to retain the WWE championship, WWE chairman Vince McMahon returned. After the event had ended, World Heavyweight Champion John Cena was trying to goat Orton to come into the ring, but was held back by Triple H. Kane tried to enter on a few occasions, but ...

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Survivor Series 2013 Recap, Randy Orton and John Cena Leave with Titles

Michael and Steve move on without their fearless leader as they discuss Survivor Series 2013, what they think about the finish, the possibility of John Cena vs Randy Orton in a title unification match, how WWE desperately needs more good babyfaces, and whether or not CM Punk vs. Daniel Bryan makes good sense for next year’s Wrestlemania. ¬†Plus, they talk ...

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WWE Survivor Series: Randy Orton Defeats Big Show To Retain The WWE Championship

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In one of the least anticipated WWE pay-per-view main events in a long time, Randy Orton defeated Big Show in the main event of Survivor Series tonight. The match started out slow as the fans were chanting “boring”, “Daniel Bryan”, “CM Punk” and “TNA”. The action started to pick up a bit when Orton had Show on the turnbuckle for ...

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WWE Survivor Series 2013: Who Will Win The World Heavyweight Championship Match?

The Survivor Series takes place tonight at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. The co-main event will feature John Cena defending the World Heavyweight Championship against Alberto Del Rio. Follow Between The Ropes on Facebook and Twitter.

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WWE Survivior Series 2013: Who Wins The WWE Championship Match?

WWE Survivor Series takes place from the TD Garden from Boston, Massachusetts. The main event will feature Randy Orton defending the WWE championship against Big Show. Follow Between The Ropes on Facebook and Twitter.

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The Dynamite Kid Suffers A Stroke

Tom Billington aka The Dynamite Kid suffered a stroke a couple of days ago. Billington is most known for his time in the WWE from 1984-1988, when he formed the tag team, “The British Bulldogs” with Davey Boy Smith. Billington also wrestled in Stampede Wrestling in Canada and All Japan Pro Wrestling, and Michinoku Pro Wrestling in Japan. Billington moved ...

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TNA Impact Wrestling Rating Dips Slightly, Viewership Rises

TNA aired a themed edition of Impact Wrestling on Thursday night called Turning Point. When the company runs these pay-per-view themed editions of Impact, it usually gets an uptick in the ratings. Impact drew a 0.95 rating with an average of 1.19 million viewers. The rating is slightly down from last week’s 0.96 rating, but there was a rise in ...

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Two Matches Taped For Next Week’s TNA Impact Wrestling

On Thursday night, TNA returned to Orlando to air Impact Wrestling. A live show aired on Thursday night and right after Impact ended, TNA taped a couple matches that will air on next week’s show. – Le’D Tapa defeated Velvet Sky – Bobby Roode & Christopher Daniels & Frankie Kazarian & Chris Sabin defeated Kurt Angle & James Storm & ...

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Cody Rhodes on Survivor Series, Goldust and Having a Fast One Pulled on Him by Dusty Rhodes

WWE superstar Cody Rhodes talks about this Sunday’s Survivor Series pay-per-view, being a part of a traditional elimination team match on the show, the holidays growing up in a wrestling family, why he hugged Rey Mysterio on Raw when the two men feuded the last time they were around one another, on what happened with the Bed Bath and Beyond ...

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WWE Friday Night Smackdown (Non-Spoilers) For Tonight’s Show

The WWE held their Smackdown tapings on Tuesday in Atlanta, Georgia. The show will air on tonight on the SyFy channel starting at 8 p.m. ET. Here is what you will see on the show tonight. – Cody Rhodes and Goldust vs The Real Americans – Ryback vs The Great Khali – Cameron and Naomi vs AJ Lee in a ...

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Bobby Roode Attacks James Storm In A Bar

Bobby Roode and James Storm are supposed to square off tonight on TNA Impact Wrestling in a bullrope match in the TNA World Heavyweight Championship tournament. Roode got a step up on Storm heading into tonight’s match. Roode attacked Storm from behind in an Orlando bar last night. TNA released two short videos showing the brutal attacks. TNA hasn’t stated ...

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WWE Surivior Series 2013 Promo Featuring Two Heavyweight Title Matches

Survivor Series is three days away on Sunday night from the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. The main event will feature Randy Orton vs Big Show for the WWE Title. The co-feature will have John Cena vs Alberto Del Rio for the World Hevyweight Championship. The WWE has released a promo video highlighting the Orton vs Show and Cena vs ...

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UFC 167 Recap: Thoughts On The Main Event, Does The UFC Need Georges-St-Pierre And What Is Next For Johny Hendricks?

We are back with an MMA podcast as Steve talks to Bleacher Report and UFC.com writer Duane Finley. The guys recap UFC 167 from Saturday night as they discuss who won the main event between Georges St-Pierre and Johny Hendricks. Steve and Finley also discuss the aftermath of the main event, what’s next for St-Pierre and Hendricks, does the UFC ...

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Hunger Games is Cool, So Are the Muppets and The Governor is Back

Cheap Pops! is back as Brian and Michael talk about the new Hunger Games movie which comes out this weekend and whether or not that series is cool for men, the next Muppets movie which is out next spring, Ender’s Game which Michael finally saw, Dallas Buyers Club and the resurgence in Matthew McConaughey’s career, the cool, interactive Bob Dylan ...

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Michael Bisping Cleared To Start Training, Wants To Fight In March Or April

Michael Bisping hasn’t competed inside the octagon since he defeated Alan Belcher at UFC 159 in April. Bisping was scheduled to headline UFC Fight Night 30 last month against Mark Munoz, but had to bow out of the fight due to a detached retina. “The Count” gave an update tonight on “UFC Tonight” regarding his status and it was good ...

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Georges St-Pierre’s Manager States That It Is “Possible” That He Will Retire

A lot of controversy has been following UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre since his controversial split decision win over Johny Hendricks at UFC 167 on Saturday. After the fight, St-Pierre had announced during his post-fight interview that he was going to “step away” for awhile and was unsure if he would ever return. UFC President Dana White was more than ...

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Anthony Pettis To Undergo Knee Surgery in December

We had reported last week that UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis was still battling a bum knee and wouldn’t be able to headline UFC on Fox 9 against Josh Thomson. After seeing a few doctors, “UFC Tonight” reported that Pettis will have knee surgery to repair a torn PCL in his left knee. The lightweight champion suffered the injury in ...

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David Shoemaker On His Book ‘The Squared Circle’, Survivor Series and the Future of WWE

David Shoemaker of Grantland.com¬†talks about his new book “The Squared Circle: Life, Death and Professional Wrestling” (which you can get on Amazon.com), how the mainstream press looks at wrestling, changes in wrestling over the years, why the WWE is still so reliant on big guys, this weekend’s Survivor Series PPV, the future of the WWE, Triple H in his current ...

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WWE Monday Night Raw Rating Holds Steady

Monday’s edition of WWE Monday Night Raw was the go home show for this Sunday’s Survivor Series. The show was panned for not really hyping the event, but the people watching on television didn’t seem to mind. The rating came in the same as last week at a 2.73 and averaged 3.8 million viewers. That was up slightly from last ...

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