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TNA Destination X Results

TNA Impact Wrestling “Destination X” July 31, 2014 Manhattan Center New York, New York If you missed last week’s edition of TNA Impact Wrestling click here For all of our coverage on TNA Impact Wrestling click here Impact starts with Austin Aries in the ring earlier in the day talking about how big tonight is. Aries says tonight he’s taking ...

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WWE NXT Results 07/31/14: Party Time?

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07/31/14 Full Sail University in Orlando, Florida Check out the latest from Between the Ropes on WWE NXT. Welcome for another night of WWE NXT action with Adam Rose taking on Tyson Kidd in tonight’s main event. So buckle in for a glimpse into the future of the WWE for the next hour. We start off with Tyler Breeze, the ...

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Next WWE NXT Special On The WWE Network Announced

At tonight’s WWE NXT tapings, WWE executive Triple H announced that the next WWE NXT television special on the WWE Network will take place on Thursday September 11th from Full Sail Univeristy in Winter Park, Florida. A few matches were also announced for the show. New NXT commissioner William Regal announced that NXT heavyweight champion Adrian Neville will make a ...

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ROH Heavyweight Champ Michael Elgin On Winning The Title, Being The Best In The World, Contacted By TNA

The Ring of Honor world heavyweight champion Michael Elgin joins us on today’s podcast, as the company presents “Death To Dishonor 12” on August 23rd from the Frontier Fieldhouse in Chicago Ridge, IL. Elgin talks with us about winning the ROH heavyweight title, winning the title on the company’ first live traditional PPV, Kevin Steen leaving the company, TNA being ...

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Alex Greenfield On WWE Network, Brock Lesnar vs. John Cena, Fighting with Vince McMahon

Former WWE lead writer Alex Greenfield joins the podcast today to talk about the numbers released today regarding the WWE Network, what the next step could be for the Network including pricing tiers, working for WWE when there are cuts happening, what he thinks is happening with TNA Wrestling, social media on wrestling especially when it comes to storylines and ...

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Rory MacDonald vs Tarec Saffiedine Set To Headline UFC Fight Night Show In Nova Scotia

The UFC announced early Thursday on Twitter that top ranked welterweights Rory MacDonald and Tarec Saffiedine will headline UFC Fight Night 54 on October 4 at the Halifax Metro Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Are you ready Atlantic Canada? @rory_macdonald & @tarecfighter to headline in Halifax! http://t.co/0gQTfhbvfu pic.twitter.com/tALhvAcZiH — UFC Canada (@UFC_CA) July 31, 2014 That will be the ...

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WWE Conference Call Audio

On Thursday morning, the WWE held a conference call to provide the results what the company did in the second quarter. On the call was WWE Chairman Vince McMahon, WWE Chief Strategy and Financial Officer George Barrios, and WWE Investor Relations Michael Weitz. BetweenTheRopes.com was on the call, so check out the audio below. A special thank you to all ...

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Highlights Of Thursday’s WWE Conference Call

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On Thursday morning, the WWE held their second quarter conference call to discuss what happened in the quarter. Apart of the call was WWE chairman Vince McMahon, WWE Chief Strategy and Financial Officer George Barrios and WWE Investor Relations Michael Weitz. Here are the highlights of the call. -McMahon says the key drivers for the company are domestic attendance, television ...

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WWE Network Subscriber Number Released, Plans to Go Worldwide

This morning, the WWE released its second quarter results for 2014 on its corporate website.  In the report, the updated WWE Network subscriber number was released which saw a slight increase for the period. The company announced that the WWE Network now has 700,000 subscribers, up from 667,000 on April 7 which is the day after WrestleMania 30.  During that period, the ...

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Two UFC Stars Fail Drug Tests

The Deputy Attorney General in the state of Nevada Christopher Eccles told MMAJunkie.com that UFC fighters Kevin Casey and Robert Drysdale flunked their post-fight drug tests. The UFC released a statement confirming the announcement. The UFC has been notified by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that UFC middleweight Kevin Casey and light heavyweight Robert Drysdale failed drug tests following their ...

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Ricardo Rodriguez Let Go By WWE

In what could be a set of things to come, Ricardo Rodriguez has been released by WWE. The company confirmed the release on WWE.com earlier Wednesday. Rodriguez then went on Twitter discussing the news. I have come to terms with WWE on my release. I want to thank them for a great 4 years. But I miss wrestling — Ricardo ...

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Jeff Hardy on Destination X, Teaming with Matt and Spike TV Rumors

It’s a big reunion in a TNA Wrestling ring this Thursday night when Jeff Hardy teams with his brother Matt as part of Destination X when they square off against The Wolves for the TNA tag team championships. I spoke with Jeff about the show, teaming with his brother again and if he thought it would ever happen, the atmosphere in ...

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Vince Russo “Done” with TNA Wrestling

After recently exposing that he has been secretly working for TNA Wrestling and with the reported fallout between the wrestling company and Spike TV, Vince Russo announced on Twitter today that he is no longer working for TNA. Officially DONE w/TNA. Today they “suggested” a break, I declined. Finality was better for me.Details coming http://t.co/UsfACCuj3p — Vince Russo (@pyroballyhoo) July ...

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No, Sheamus is your Father: WWE Superstar Rumored to Play Darth Vader in Star Wars

It looks like another WWE superstar could land in a mega-hit that has nerd alert written all over it.  Yes, Sheamus may be playing the role of Darth Vader in the upcoming Star Wars Episode 7 which is currently slated to hit theaters on December 18, 2015. Wow. Today’s edition of the Irish Daily Mirror has an article theorizing that ...

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WWE Women Being Given A Chance To Shine?

Women have always had roles in wrestling to some degree over its long history. Lately in the WWE we have seen a revival of women’s use in their programming. Raw ended the show on Monday with the official making of the match between Brie Bella and Stephanie McMahon for Summerslam in a match that has been teased going back to have roots ...

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WWE Main Event Results: Dean Ambrose vs. Alberto Del Rio

WWE Main Event July 29, 2014 American Bank Arena Corpus Chirsti, Texas If you missed last week’s edition of WWE Main Event click here Make sure to check out our weekly Raw Recap Podcast with Brian and Steve First In-Ring Segment: We open Main Event with Dean Ambrose making his way to the ring. Ambrose says he’s back and that ...

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Anderson Silva Returns To Face Nick Diaz On January 31

“The Spider” is back. UFC president Dana White announced moments ago on ESPN’s “Sportscenter” that former UFC middleweight champion and pound for pound king Anderson Silva will return to face Nick Diaz on January 31 in Las Vegas. It will be the main event of the show, which is expected to be billed as UFC 183. The fight will be ...

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UFC On Fox 12 Medical Suspensions Highlighted By Matt Brown Out For Possibly Six Months

BetweenTheRopes.com requested and received the medical suspensions from the California State Athletic Commission regarding this past Saturday’s UFC on Fox 12. The show took place from the SAP Center in San Jose. Medical suspensions were highlighted by Matt Brown, who lost in the main event against Robbie Lawler. Brown was suspended for 45 days with no contact, but could be ...

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WWE Raw Recap: John Cena Returns, Stephanie Coming Back to Ring

On the latest podcast, Brian and Steve give their WWE Raw recap from last night including John Cena making his return after a week off to give an passionate promo about his upcoming match against Brock Lesnar at Summerslam, his match against Cesaro, Stephanie McMahon announcing her return to the ring against Brie Bella, the streak coming to an end ...

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Updated Lineup For WWE Summerslam

The biggest WWE event of the summer, “WWE Summerslam” takes place on Sunday August 17th from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. Here is the updated card for Summerslam: -Brock Lesnar vs. John Cena for the WWE world heavyweight championship -Bray Wyatt vs. Chris Jericho -Stephanie McMahon vs. Brie Bella Jericho and Wyatt was announced during the second hour ...

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