WWE Video: Alberto Del Rio Denies Bar Fight Before Summerslam

A lot of chatter has circulated since we seen the black eyes on Alberto Del Rio at WWE Summerslam that he was involved in a bar fight with Drew McIntyre. Del Rio states that wasn’t the case.

Del Rio did an interview with Bootleg Kev on Power 98.3 in earlier this week to promote WWE Monday Night Raw. The interviewer brought up the black eyes that Del Rio was sporting at Summerslam. The world heavyweight champion had this to say regarding the topic:

“You know, we do shows, we do over 200 shows per year. We had a live event in Portland and you know it was just… things happen when you’re in wrestling. It was just an accident. But you know how it is, they always like to talk and they always like to make stories of their own. You know, it was just part of the business, it’s part of the game.”

It’s not shocking that Del Rio is taking that route considering that could be bad public relations for him and the WWE.

Do you believe what Del Rio is saying?

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WWE News: Total Divas Viewership Up From Last Week

The good news keeps on coming for the WWE and their hit reality show, “Total Divas”. Viewership from Sunday’s episode was at 1.460 million viewers, up from last week’s episode only had 1.349 million viewers.

That’s good news considering this week’s show had more competition as MTV was airing their video music awards show, which was seen by over ten million people compared to last week when WWE Summerslam aired on pay-per-view.

Total Divas raked in 1.3 million viewers in week one, 1.526 for week two, 1.671 for week three and last week’s 1.349 million viewers.

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WWE Summerslam Press Conference Video

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WWE Summerslam takes place this Sunday from the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Today the WWE held a press conference at the Beverly Hills Hotel to promote Sunday’s show.

We have the entire press conference for you to watch in the video above.

Among the people who spoke at the press conference to hype up WWE Summerslam were: WWE champion John Cena, Daniel Bryan who Cena will face Sunday for the WWE title, CM Punk to hype his battle with Brock Lesnar, Stephanie McMahon and Triple H.

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