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Brian Soscia Talks WWE Extreme Rules, New Crop of Talent

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Brian Soscia of Mix 106 in Philadelphia joins the podcast to talk about being in attendance in New Orleans for WrestleMania 31 and his experiences there along with the show, the follow-up to Mania, the young talent in WWE and which guys he think will truly break through and be on top in years to come, this Sunday’s WWE Extreme ... Read More »

Conor McGregor vs Cole Miller To Headline UFC’s Return To Ireland

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Conor McGregor vs Cole Miller has been discussed since the American called out McGregor after his victory over Andy Ogle at UFC Fight Night 30. During his post-fight interview, Miller called McGregor, “Colin McGoober”. That set off the Irishman and he wanted to fight in Miller. He got his wish. The UFC announced McGregor will fight Miller in the main ... Read More »

Tito Ortiz Gets No Jail Time In DUI Case

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In January of this year, former UFC light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz was arrested on suspicion of DUI. Ortiz crashed his 2012 Porsche Panamera into a median on Los Angeles’ I-405 highway. Ortiz had two passengers in the vehicle at the time and no one was injured. The vehicle suffered minor damage. Ortiz was taken to jail booked on $15,000 ... Read More »

WWE Responds To Investigation Report

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We reported earlier today about a report that WWE is under an investigation in potential violations of securities laws regarding their stock. It didn’t take WWE to release a statement on the report. Here is WWE’s response to the report. “The claim that Shareholders Foundation is allegedly investigating has absolutely no substance or merit.” The report earlier today also stated ... Read More »

It’s Time For Jon Jones To Choose A Side

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Jon Jones successfully defended his UFC light heavyweight championship for a seventh time at UFC 172 on Saturday night defeating Glover Teixeira by unanimous decision. What’s next for Jones seems a likely rematch with Alexander Gustafsson later on this year. We reported yesterday that Jones made a post on his Instagram account two days taunting UFC Hall of Famer Chuck ... Read More »

Global Force Wrestling Announces Partnership with Mexican Promotion

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Global Force Wrestling is continuing to make deals in anticipation of its launch.  Today, the promotion announced that it is partnering with AAA in Mexico.  Here is the release from the promotion: Read More »

WWE Under Investigation In Potential Violations Of Securities Laws

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The WWE is under investigation by a not yet named law firm for “potential violations of securities laws”. ShareholdersFoundation.com, which is a portfolio monitoring service reports the investigation focuses on possible claims on behalf of purchasers of the securities of the WWE concerning whether a series of statements by the company regarding its business, its prospects and its operations were ... Read More »

WWE Releases Four Talents

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WWE releases have been scarce lately as the company has just been letting contracts expire. PWInsider.com is reporting that WWE has released Mason Ryan, Shaul Guerrero, Oliver Grey and Danny Burch. Ryan is the most notable name of the bunch as he was brought up to the main roster and was in the NEXUS group when CM Punk was the ... Read More »

Rousimar Palhares Drops Out Of Title Fight, World Series Of Fighting Not Happy

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Rousimar Palhares was set to defend the World Series of Fighting welterweight title against Jon Fitch at WSOF 11 on July 5. It was announced by MMAFighting.com that Palhares had to bow out of the fight due to personal reasons. WSOF then announced the new main event will be Justin Gaehtje vs. Nick Newell for the lightweight title. WSOF Vice-President ... Read More »

WWE Friday Night Smackdown Spoilers For Friday May 2, 2014

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WWE Friday Night Smackdown tapings took place last night in Kansas City, Missouri. The show will air on Friday night on the SyFy channel starting at 8 p.m. ET. Here is what happened at the tapings. -SmackDown kicks off with a contract signing between Hornswoggle and El Torito. -Rob Van Dam vs. Jack Swagger is next. Cesaro and Paul Heyman ... Read More »

TNA Wrestling Spoilers For Thursday May 8 and May 15

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TNA Wrestling taped tomorrow’s edition of Impact on Monday along with a partial taping for next week’s show. Last night, TNA Wrestling finished up the taping for next week and a full taping for the edition of Impact to air on May 15. Rest of May 8 Taping MVP called out Eric Young to introduce his challenger for Slammiversary. MVP ... Read More »

WWE Network Now On XBox One

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After waiting over two months since its launch, the WWE Network is now officially available on the XBox One system.  Here is the official announcement from the WWE: STAMFORD, Conn., April 30, 2014 – WWE® (NYSE: WWE) today announced that WWE Network, the first-ever 24/7 streaming network, is now available on the Xbox One® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft. Available for only $9.99 a month ... Read More »