Posts tagged with "Randy Orton"

Update On Finish To Lesnar vs. Orton: What WWE Wanted

Posted by Matt Boone August 25, 2016 2 Comments

Find out what WWE wanted and what they got in the finish to Lesnar vs. Orton this past Sunday.

Maryse Calls Daniel Bryan A “Coward” After SD! Post-Show; Orton’s Cut Sarcasm

Posted by Matt Boone August 24, 2016 3 Comments

– Following an excellent promo segment between The Miz and Daniel Bryan on this week’s edition of the SmackDown Live post show “Talking Smack” (see above), which saw the SmackDown General Manager walk off the set during the middle of the show when Miz tore into him for not wrestling anymore, Maryse took to social […]

Graphic Video: Randy Orton Receives 10 Staples In His Head

Posted by Eric Lynch August 22, 2016 0 Comment

WWE released the above video on Monday of Randy Orton receiving medical attention backstage at the Barclays Center in New York after last night’s SummerSlam 2016. During Orton’s main event match against Brock Lesnar, he got busted open the hard way by an elbow from Brock Lesnar. He required 10 staples to close the wound. […]

Report: Lesnar Busting Open Orton At SummerSlam Was Planned

Posted by Eric Lynch August 22, 2016 0 Comment

Despite WWE’s usual policy against using blood in matches, Brock Lesnar slicing open Randy Orton with an elbow strike last night was reportedly planned head of time. On Wrestling Observer Radio, Dave Meltzer addressed speculation online that Lesnar went off-script to injure Orton. “Obviously the idea was to get hardway blood,” Meltzer reported. “The elbow […]

WWE Hall Of Famer Addresses Speculation That Randy Orton Bladed At SummerSlam

Posted by Matt Boone August 22, 2016 0 Comment

Following the conclusion of this year’s WWE SummerSlam pay-per-view, one of the hot topics making the rounds was the finish to the main event between Randy Orton and Brock Lesnar. The “15 Years in the Making” match ended via TKO when an elbow from Lesnar opened up a huge gash on forehead of “The Viper,” […]

Update On Randy Orton’s Condition After SummerSlam

Posted by Eric Lynch August 22, 2016 2 Comments

Shortly after midnight, WWE issued an update on Randy Orton’s condition after SummerSlam. According to WWE’s report, Orton needed ten stitches as a result of Brock Lesnar’s elbow to the head that busted him open. There’s no word on if Orton will be at SmackDown this week or not. Here’s the official report from […]

What Happened After SummerSlam

Posted by Eric Lynch August 22, 2016 6 Comments

As seen at Sunday’s SummerSlam, Brock Lesnar busted open Randy Orton the hard way with an elbow to the head that ultimately ended the match. Medics checked on Orton after he started bleeding, Lesnar was declared the winner by TKO. After the bell, Lesnar continued beating down Orton then hit an F-5 on Shane McMahon. […]

Orton Says He Expects To Take Lots Of Suplexes On Sunday, Speaks On His Idols, More

Posted by Eric Lynch August 20, 2016 0 Comment

WWE’s Scott Standford interviewed Randy Orton on the PIX 11 Morning News in New York City today, where they promoted Sunday’s SummerSlam event and the idea that he’s never crossed paths with Brock Lesnar before. Orton says he’s never gotten in the ring with Lesnar (he has) because Lesnar “took off.” Orton talked about Lesnar […]

Dean Ambrose On Stone Cold Podcast Tonight, Lesnar/Orton Interviews On RAW

Posted by Matt Boone August 8, 2016 0 Comment

– The “Stone Cold Podcast” with WWE Hall Of Famer Steve Austin returns tonight on the WWE Network immediately following RAW. The guest on tonight’s podcast, which is the first episode of the show to air since the WWE Draft / Brand Extension, will be WWE Champion and SmackDown Live Superstar Dean Ambrose. – Speaking […]

Jimmy Uso Injured, Big Show In Shanghai (Photo), Daniel Bryan On Lesnar/Orton

Posted by Matt Boone August 3, 2016 0 Comment

– Jimmy Uso is currently dealing with an undisclosed injury, which is why Jey Uso has been working singles matches and teaming with Zack Ryder in recent weeks. The last match Jimmy Uso worked was with Jey Uso against Tyler Breeze and Fandango at the “Kickoff Show” for the WWE Battleground pay-per-view. – As noted, […]

Video: Brock Lesnar Returns The Favor, Attacks Randy Orton On SmackDown Live

Posted by Matt Boone August 3, 2016 0 Comment

After enduring a sneak-attack at the hands of Randy Orton during his return at Monday night’s RAW in Atlanta, Georgia, Brock Lesnar returned the favor at Tuesday night’s SmackDown Live show in Nashville, Tennessee. “The Beast Incarnate” appeared in the crowd during Tuesday’s edition of SmackDown Live just as “The Viper” was putting away Fandango […]

Backstage News On Randy Orton’s Joke About Brock Lesnar’s Failed Drug Test

Posted by Eric Lynch July 26, 2016 4 Comments

During Randy Orton’s return at Sunday’s Battleground pay-per-view, Orton popped the crowd with a joke about Brock Lesnar’s recent failed drug test. “It only takes one RKO to get to Viperville, no enhancement needed,” Orton said during The Highlight Reel with Chris Jericho on Sunday. The remark was in reference to Brock Lesnar testing positive […]

Video: Orton Returns At Battleground, Brings Up Lesnar’s Drug Tests; SSlam Promo

Posted by Matt Boone July 25, 2016 0 Comment

As advertised, Randy Orton made his long-awaited WWE return at the Battleground pay-per-view event on Sunday night. “The Viper” returned as part of a “Highlight Reel” segment with Chris Jericho to begin the build-up to both he and Brock Lesnar’s in-ring returns, as the two will face-off against each other in one of the featured […]

Randy Orton Preparing For WWE Return (Photo), Nia Jax To Main Roster?, CWC Note

Posted by Matt Boone July 14, 2016 2 Comments

– There have been rumors going around that claim NXT star Nia Jax will be called to the main roster in the near future. Jax did not work last night’s NXT TV tapings. – WWE is looking for feedback from the WWE Universe regarding the first episode of the inaugural Cruiserweight Classic. They added a […]

Randy Orton Added To WWE Battleground 2016

Posted by Eric Lynch July 12, 2016 0 Comment

On Monday’s RAW it was announced that Randy Orton has officially been added to Battleground on July 24th. Orton will be a guest on The Highlight Reel with Chris Jericho to discuss his upcoming match against Brock Lesnar at SummerSlam. .@RandyOrton will be the guest of @IAmJericho on a special #WWEBattleground edition of The #HighlightReel! […]