Posts tagged with "Alberto Del Rio"

Alberto Del Rio & Kalisto Have Issues During WWE Title Tournament Match On RAW

Posted by Matt Boone December 3, 2015 1 Comment

Apparently there were some issues during the Alberto Del Rio vs. Kalisto WWE World Heavyweight Title Tournament match on RAW. According to the latest issue of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, on the Spanish feed that was mic’d differently, Del Rio was audibly very unhappy in Spanish, which luckily nobody in WWE is aware of. While […]

John Cena’s Return To WWE Delayed

Posted by Matt Boone December 2, 2015 5 Comments

John Cena pulled from the 12/19 WWE live event from Inglewood, CA

La Sombra Talks To Alberto Del Rio & Others About How To Succeed In WWE

Posted by Matt Boone November 30, 2015 0 Comment

Kris Zellner of The Lucha Report notes that new WWE talent Manuel Alfonso Andrade Oropeza (La Sombra) spoke with Miedo Tiempo this past week about signing with WWE. According to Zellner, La Sombra spoke with the likes of Alberto Del Rio, Kalisto, Oscar Vasquez (Magno) and the original Sin Cara about what they went through […]

WWE Tour Of India Matches Announced: John Cena Headlining, More

Posted by Matt Boone November 30, 2015 0 Comment

Just a couple of days after TNA announced the cancellation of their tour of India, WWE has announced matches for their tour of the country, which kicks off in January of 2016. It’s worth pointing out that WWE World Heavyweight Champion Sheamus, WWE Intercontinental Champion Kevin Owens and WWE United States Champion Alberto Del Rio […]

Update On Del Rio’s WWE Pay, Stephanie McMahon’s Absence, Breaking Ground

Posted by Matt Boone November 26, 2015 2 Comments

– There are those who are adamant, despite claims to the contrary, that Alberto Del Rio is in fact earning a seven figure downside guarantee in WWE right now. Mexican wrestling legend Konnan is among them, as he and others close to Del Rio say he’s very clear he got in excess of double-to-triple what […]

Non-Title Match Announced For SmackDown, WWE Superstars Taping Results (Spoilers)

Posted by Matt Boone November 24, 2015 2 Comments

– On Monday’s post-Survivor Series edition of WWE RAW in Nashville, Tennessee, a match between the current and former Zeb Colter guys was announced as WWE United States Champion Alberto Del Rio will go one-on-one with Jack Swagger in a non-title match. Featuring a Thanksgiving theme this week, WWE SmackDown will be taped on Tuesday […]

Rey Mysterio vs. Johnny Mundo To Decide Next AAA Mega Heavyweight Champion On 12/4

Posted by Matt Boone November 23, 2015 0 Comment

AAA will crown a new Mega Heavyweight Champion at the Guerra de Titanes event on December 4th at Feria de Tampico in Tampico, Tamaulipas, Mexico. The AAA Mega Heavyweight Title was vacated in October when the champion at the time, Alberto El Patron (Alberto Del Rio), left the promotion and made a surprise return to […]

Sheamus Cashes In To Become New WWE World Heavyweight Champion

Posted by Matt Boone November 23, 2015 1 Comment

We’ve got a new champion – fella

John Cena Added To First WWE SmackDown Taping For The USA Network

Posted by Matt Boone November 20, 2015 1 Comment

WWE has officially added John Cena to the January 5th SmackDown television taping at the Laredo Energy Arena in Laredo, Texas. That will be the first taping for SmackDown on the USA Network. With tickets scheduled to go on sale for the taping on November 23rd, there had been some concern that there were not […]

*Spoilers* WWE SmackDown Taping Results For This Week

Posted by Matt Boone November 18, 2015 0 Comment

Complete WWE SmackDown spoilers for this Thursday night.

WWE Title Tournament Semi-Finalists On Miz TV, Charlotte Scheduled For SportsCenter

Posted by Matt Boone November 17, 2015 0 Comment

– On Monday’s edition of WWE RAW, it was announced that the four semi-finalists in the ongoing WWE World Heavyweight Title Tournament will be guests on a special edition of Miz TV on this week’s edition of SmackDown. The four semi-finalists, as seen on RAW, are Roman Reigns and Alberto Del Rio on one side […]

Updated WWE Survivor Series PPV Lineup: WWE Title Tournament Semi-Finals Set

Posted by Matt Boone November 17, 2015 3 Comments

Join us here this Sunday for WWE Survivor Series Results

Mysterio Says He Didn’t Expect Del Rio To Return To WWE, But He’s Happy He Did

Posted by Matt Boone November 16, 2015 0 Comment

Rey Mysterio recently sat down with the folks at WrestleTalk TV and spoke about the recent surprise WWE return of Alberto Del Rio. Mysterio admitted that he didn’t expect Del Rio to ever return to WWE, but explained why he is happy he did. “I actually didn’t expect (it), but I’m glad he did,” Rey […]

AAA Promoter Dorian Roldan Talks About Situation With Alberto Del Rio/WWE/AAA

Posted by Matt Boone November 9, 2015 0 Comment

The Executive Vice President Of AAA, Dorian Roldan, appeared as a guest on Busted Open Radio on Monday and spoke about the current situation with Alberto Del Rio and the AAA Championship. The situation involving Del Rio, AAA and WWE is a tricky one according to Roldan, however he insisted that he and AAA wish […]

Details On How Much WWE Is Really Paying Alberto Del Rio, Konnan Comments

Posted by Eric Lynch November 7, 2015 4 Comments

WWE United States champion Alberto Del Rio had reportedly signed a $1.45M contract for his return with the company, but a WWE spokesperson recently commented to Wrestling Observer Live that the number is not accurate. Instead, they claim that the real number was “about one-third of that.” Contracts worth $1M per year or more are […]