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Monthly Archives: May 2014

CM Punk States He Is Retired From The WWE

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CM Punk left the WWE the day after this year’s Royal Rumble and has not returned to the company. Punk hasn’t spoken out about the situation and no one from the WWE has said anything regarding the situation. It seems like everyday you hear something new about Punk and what he is up too. People have made the assumption that ... Read More »

Silva vs Sonnen Off, Brown vs Lawler On and Bellator News

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Brian and Steve talk some MMA including the Silva vs Sonnen fight not happening and what happened, Sonnen now scheduled to face Vitor Belfort and the hurdle for that fight, Matt Brown taking on Robbie Lawler for UFC on Fox, the two UFC shows coming up on Saturday, numbers for the first ever Bellator pay-per-view, what matches they could do ... Read More »

Drug Test Refusal Led To Wanderlei Silva’s UFC 175 Dismissal

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We reported earlier today that Wanderlei Silva was replaced by Vitor Belfort to face Chael Sonnen at UFC 175. All we knew at the time was that Silva didn’t submit his application and not attending a licensing hearing. MMAFighting.com is reporting that according to Nevada State Athletic Commission Executive Director Robert Bennett, Silva had “ample time” to do everything he ... Read More »

Wanderlei Silva Out, Vitor Belfort To Face Chael Sonnen At UFC 175

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Ever since Chael Sonnen was announced to face Wanderlei Silva at UFC 175, Sonnen didn’t think Silva would make it to the fight. He proved to be correct and looks like that fight my never happen. Combate in Brazil is reporting that Silva is out of the fight with Sonnen and Vitor Belfort is stepping in to fight Sonnen at ... Read More »

WWE Total Divas Rating Dips From Last Week

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This week’s episode of WWE Total Divas was part one of the wedding of Brie Bella and WWE world heavyweight champion Daniel Bryan. Part two, which is the season finale has the wedding airs this coming Sunday on E! at 9 p.m. ET. The rating though wasn’t as good as anticipated. WWE Total Divas this week had 1.041 million viewers, ... Read More »

Triple H Talks NXT TakeOver, Says Takes Time to Make Transition to WWE

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WWE Executive Vice President, Talent, Live Events & Creative Paul Levesque (Triple) took part in a media conference call to discuss the live NXT TakeOver special which airs live on the WWE Network and the NXT brand. Levesque talked about how often they would like to have live specials, if they have talked about increasing the NXT TV tapings rather ... Read More »

WWE Friday Night Smackdown Spoilers For May 30, 2014

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WWE Friday Night Smackdown tapings took place last night in Atlanta, Georgia. The show will air on Friday night on the SyFy channel starting at 8 p.m. ET. Here is what happened at the tapings. The Shield made there way through the crowd. Some girl jumped the rails and went to the ring and said she loves Seth…funny. I wish ... Read More »

WWE Main Event Results: The Tag Champs Put To The Test

WWE Main Event May 27, 2014 Phillips Arena Atlanta, Gerogia If you missed last week’s edition of Main Event click here For all of our coverage on WWE Main Event click here First Match: Cody Rhodes w/Goldust vs. Curtis Axel w/Ryback Cody connects with a kneelift and some strikes in the corner, then Axel stomps him and applies a side ... Read More »

Robbie Lawler Heads UFC 173 Salaries

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We announced earlier that Robbie Lawler will be facing Matt Brown at UFC on Fox 12 on July 26 after just fighting Saturday night at UFC 173. Lawler stopped Jake Ellenberger by third round TKO at the event. Salaries for UFC 173 were revealed to BetweenTheRopes.com from the Nevada State Athletic Commission. Lawler lead all fighters making $200,000 including his ... Read More »

World Series Of Fighting Will Air Two Shows On NBC In 2014

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World Series of Fighting has been airing events on NBC Sports Network since the end of 2012. Now the company will be heading to network television. NBC Sports Group and World Series of Fighting (WSOF) have reached a multi-year agreement extending and broadening NBCSG’s exclusive rights to televise the Las Vegas-based mixed martial arts promotion’s events through 2017, it was ... Read More »

UFC On Fox 12 Main Event Set

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UFC president Dana White stated during this past weekend’s UFC 173 that he needed a main event for UFC on Fox 12 by Tuesday. A few hours ago, White announced the main event for the show with the fight now having an added meaning. Main event for San Jose July 26th on Big FOX card is #1 ranked Robbie Lawler ... Read More »

TNA Announces More TV Tapings In New York City

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TNA announced recently that the company would be holding television tapings at the Manhattan Center’s Grand Ballroom in New York City. The tapings will be taking place June 25-27. Today, TNA announced they will be holding more tapings at the venue. NASHVILLE, Tennessee (May 27, 2014) – In response to incredible demand from IMPACT WRESTLING fans, TNA Entertainment is adding ... Read More »