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Seth Rollins Turns, Daniel Bryan Health Update and More

Seth Rollins Turns, Daniel Bryan Health Update and More

It’s the Between The Ropes Flagship show as Brian, Steve and Michael talk about the week in wrestling including WWE Raw from Monday night which saw the big heel turn from Seth Rollins leaving The Shield and joining Evolution, Batista quitting as he goes off to promote his movie, Daniel Bryan healing from surgery, if

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Daniel Bryan’s Rehab From Neck Surgery Going Slower Than Expected

WWE world heavyweight champion Daniel Bryan had neck surgery three weeks ago. The common belief has been that WWE had been targeting Bryan’s return for the Money in the Bank pay-per-view later this month and no later than Battleground on July 20. According to this week’s Wrestling Observer Newsletter (subscription only), Bryan’s rehab from surgery

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WWE World Heavyweight Championship Update

On tonight’s WWE Monday Night Raw, Stephanie McMahon made the announcement that Daniel Bryan will defend the WWE world heavyweight championship against Kane in a stretcher match at the Money in the Bank pay-per-view. McMahon then stated that if Bryan is unable to defend the title due to his neck injury, he will have to

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2013 Biggest Surprise of the Year

One of the main reasons wrestling fans tune in each week is because they love to be surprised.  And because of its scripted nature, professional wrestling can offer those big, shocking moments in a much more strategic way that most other sports programs.   Cliffhangers you can’t miss? Good guy/bad guy turns? Dramatic run-ins and

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2013 Feud of the Year

Every professional wrestler is only as good as the opponent they face.  There’d be no Shawn Michaels without Bret Hart, no Stone Cold Steve Austin without Vince McMahon, no Mankind without The Rock, and no John Cena without JBL.  And while modern ‘sports entertainment’ seems content to fill much of its programming time with backstage

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WWE Releases Buyrates For Money In The Bank, Summerslam And Night Of Champions

The WWE announced pay-per-view revenue and buyrate totals this morning. The company announced pay-per-view revenue was $14.6 million for the three events held in the third quarter of 2013, which is down from the $16.3 million earned for the three pay-per-view events held in the third quarter last year and the $15.8 million the company

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WWE Raw Rundown – 8/5/2013

Show opened with the long intro, and traditional fireworks. Finally! Opening Segment w/Stephanie McMahon: Stephanie was in the ring, and she reminded everybody of her ambitious idea to transform Daniel Bryan to somebody Vince McMahon might like. The camera cut to a spa scene and showed D-Bry getting papmered. Next, there was a montage of

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Cody Rhodes vs. Damien Sandow is Simply About Good Friendship

If you had a chance to catch last night’s solid WWE Smackdown, you saw Damien Sandow and Cody Rhodes highlighted in a way they haven’t been before in their respective WWE tenures. Both men, especially Sandow, have the “gift of gab”. Both men know what they’re doing in the ring. But up until recently, creative

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