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SOURCE SPORTS: Japanese Wrestler Hana Kimura Dies At 22

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Professional Japanese wrestler, Hana Kimura has died at the age of 22. She recently appeared in the latest series of Netflix’s reality show Terrace House. Stardom Wrestling, the organization Kimura wrestled under, confirmed the news and asked fans to be respectful. Her mother was also a well-known wrestler, Kyoko Kimura. The cause of death was […]

SOURCE SPORTS: WWE Star Shad Gaspard Body Found On Venice Beach

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A body has washed up on Venice Beach, where former WWE star Shad Gaspard was swept out to sea by a riptide over the weekend. The body matches the description of Gaspard. Video taken at the scene early Wednesday morning shows authorities surrounding a lifeless body. The coroner and a woman resembling Gaspard’s wife, Siliana […]

WWE Announces WrestleMania Relocated to Performance Center

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While every major and minor sports organization has shut down due to the Coronavirus, WWE believes the show must go on. WWE announced on Monday that all WrestleMania 36 events scheduled for the Tampa Bay area would not take place due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic but “WrestleMania” would still go on in front of […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Jim Cornette Resigns From Upstart NWA Wrestling After Recent Racial Comments

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Billy Corgan’s revitalized NWA promotion launched their NWA Powerrr YouTube series to some early positive reviews. Unfortunately, the biggest crossover into wider consciousness came Tuesday when their latest episode was pulled after viewers pointed out an impossibly stupid line from commentator Jim Cornette. During the episode, Cornette called Trevor Murdoch “the only man I’ve ever known that can strap a bucket […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Upstart AEW Wrestling Secures a Huge Weekly TV Deal With TNT

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If your a wrestling fan, today is a good day for you. All Elite Wrestling and WarnerMedia announced a blockbuster deal Wednesday morning ahead of their Double Or Nothing PPV on Saturday, May 25th. Breaking News – @AEWrestling to air on @TNTDrama #AEW pic.twitter.com/movdS7UKgk — All Elite Wrestling (@AEWrestling) May 15, 2019 Advertisement We’re back […]

Becky Lynch and Ronda Rousey Match Announced and Could Main Event WrestleMania

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WWE’s WrestleMania is two months away and for the first time ever, the main event could be a women’s match. Becky Lynch will challenge Ronda Rousey for the RAW Women’s Championship at WrestleMania 35. Lynch chose Rousey as her WrestleMania opponent on Monday’s episode of RAW after winning the Women’s Royal Rumble match at Sunday’s Royal Rumble […]

FOX Sports 1 Lands ‘WWE SmackDown Live’ In 2019

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With ESPN set to add UFC to its lineup, it only made sense that FOX Sports follow suit by adding WWE SmackDown Live  to its schedule. Vince McMahon and FOX Sports 1 struck a five-year deal north of $1 billion, which will give the network the rights to broadcast SmackDown Live beginning in October 2019. Last week, NBCUniversal declined […]

Hulk Hogan Possibly On His Way Back To The WWE

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Agreeably, the greatest performer in the WWE  history could be heading back to the company really soon. According to TMZ Sports, when the WWE was planning their “Greatest Royal Rumble” event in Saudi Arabia, one of the members of the royal family specifically asked for Hulk Hogan to participate. WWE didn’t oblige, but the request reportedly opened […]

Former WWF Wrestler Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka Has Died At Age 73

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Former pro wrestler Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka has died at age 73. The Fiji native who previously lived in Camden County, New Jersey, was a WWF legend known for diving from the ropes. On Twitter, former WWE star and actor Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson wrote, Our family @TaminaSnuka asked me to share the sad news that […]

What To Look Out For At This Year’s WWE SummerSlam Event

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For the 2nd consecutive year in a row, The Barclay Center will be the hottest attraction for WWE’s sizzling hottest event of the season. Ever since the boss Vince McMahon stepped in to make major power moves behind his desk by creating two flagship shows (RAW & Smackdown), WWE has risen the standards for sports […]