The Rock Confirms WrestleMania Return
Promoting the start of WrestleMania 29 ticket sales today, The Rockconfirmed he will be taking part in WrestleMania on April 7, 2013. He posted the following message to fans on his Twitter account: “Gave @WWE Universe my word I would “Electrify” Met Life Stadium @Wrestlemania like never before. Tickets on sale today..#TeamBringItStrong.”
Hardy Wins World Title
Matt Hardy defeated Kevin Matthews to win the Pro Wrestling Syndicate (PWS) Heavyweight Championship at PWS’ event in Rahway, NJ Friday night
The Final Card For Tonight’s TNA Turning Point Pay-Per-View
TNA Wrestling announced three more matches for tonight’s Turning Point pay-per-view event during Thursday’s iMPACT! Wrestling broadcast. This includes Rob Van Dam defending the X Division Championship against Joey Ryan.
Also announced for tonight is Joseph Park facing Aces & Eights member Doc (formerly known as Luke Gallows) and ODB and Eric Young taking on Tara and Jesse.
The announced card for tonight’s event is as follows:
WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP – Austin Aries vs. (c) Jeff Hardy
#1 CONTENDER’S MATCH:
Bobby Roode vs. James Storm vs. AJ Styles
TAG TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP:
Christopher Daniels & Kazarian vs. (c) Chavo Guerrero and Hernandez
NO DQ TELEVISION CHAMPIONSHIP:
Magnus vs. (c) Samoa Joe
Devon vs. Kurt Angle
X DIVISION CHAMPIONSHIP:
Joey Ryan vs. Rob Van Dam
Tara & Jesse vs. ODB & Eric Young
DOC from Aces & 8s vs. Joseph Park
Bautista’s next MMA opponent?
MMA Hvt. fighter John Shaddock has gotten his name out there as the possible next opponent for former WWE star Dave Bautista. Bautista, who made his MMA debut in a victory last month, has not confirmed yet whether he will have a second pro fight. Shaddock discusses his desire to fight Bautista in an interview here at ProMMANow.com .
Randy Orton Set For Major Push
Randy Orton is said to be getting a big push.
According to sources, the plan is to have Orton be built back up as one of the top names in the company over the next six months, leading into and past WrestleMania 29.
Brad Maddox Mocks Ryback On Twitter
Brad Maddox posted the following to Twitter yesterday to promote his match with Ryback tomorrow on RAW, wherein if he wins he will get $1 million:
@Ryback22 needs to find a diet thats suitable for him. I think he’s carb depleted. I know that always makes me grumpy
If you want to see what the daily routine that leads to beating @Ryback22 on Raw looks like then stay tuned on http://wwe.com