Former WWE champion Jeff Hardy was arrested on Saturday evening for DWI in Concord, North Carolina, PWInsider.com is reporting.
Hardy, 40-years old, was arrested at 10:20 PM at 4545 Concord Pkwy South, according to the Cabarrus County Sheriff’s Office. He was released a little over an hour later at 11:24 PM. No details have been released yet on the circumstances leading to the arrest.
Hardy has also been hit with a 30 day pretrial revocation of his driver’s licence, which means that currently, he cannot legally drive. That is a normal procedure in the State following an arrest of that nature. He is slated to appear in Cabarrus County Court on 4/16 in regard to his arrest. Continue reading
WWE wrestler, Richard Swann, was arrested in Gainesville, Florida, late Saturday after he allegedly battered and falsely imprisoned a woman, police said.
Swann, 26, reportedly visited a Gainesville nightspot and departed with the club’s featured dancer. At some point during the ride, the female became agitated when Swann began critiquing her performance, according to the arrest report.
A witness told police Swann didn’t put the vehicle in park and it continued moving until it slammed into a telephone pole, according to the report. Swann allegedly grabbed the woman by her arm, put his arm around her neck and put her in a headlock before dragging her back to the vehicle, police said. Another witness told police the woman was banging on the window and screaming for help as Swann drove away, the report said. Continue reading
Loser, Conor McGregor, said all WWE stars are “expletive,” (a word to whom cats are also referred,) during his UFC 202 conference call – and now, winner, Ric Flair, has responded.
McGregor’s comments as they appeared on twitter:
“For the most part, those WWE guys are p***ies, to be honest. They’re messed up p***ies, if you ask me.” – McGregor
For those of you trying to watch Impact Wrestling on Pop TV, you may have noticed 3 commercials are airing over and over again instead of the broadcast..
TNA issued the following statement:
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We apologize for the issue with @PopTV. The issue is with master control and they are working to correct it. Please stay with us
Extreme Championship Wrestling, Jonathan Rechner, aka, Balls Mahoney, has died. He was 44.
The WWE confirmed the sad news of Rechner’s passing on Twitter. At this time the cause of death remains undetermined.
Mahoney, who was born in New Jersey, was one of the Originals, and is well known for his appearances in the late 1990s and early 2000s. Continue reading
WWE legend “Iron” Mike Sharpe has passed away. He was 64.
The superstar wrestler was found dead in his apartment on Sunday in his hometown of Hamilton, Ontario in Canada. Sharpe had recently been dealing with several health issues including a back injury in 2007.
An official cause of death has not yet been released. Continue reading
Was WWE boss Vince McMahon really arrested during last night’s Monday Night Raw telecast? If you’re asking the same question, you’re not alone as the NYPD fielded hundreds of call from curious wrestling fans.
McMahon appeared to be taken into custody Monday night after a heated exchange at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. He was lead from the building by a team of law enforcement officers, or at least they looked like cops.
Cops began fielding calls after some really bad acting, where Vince stepped in to protect his daughter from some rent-a-cops. Continue reading
The hacker group Anonymous urgently contacted the FBI telling informing them that they had uncovered information about an ISIS‘ plan to attack a WWE event in Atlanta on Sunday.
FBI officials say they are taking the threat very seriously. An Anonymous report claims they uncovered the ISIS threat and passed on the information to federal authorities.
Despite a blog reporting that pro wrestling legend Hulk Hogan had committed suicide in September 2015, the WWE star is very much alive.
The article read that Hogan had committed suicide, leaving many wrestling fans worldwide dismayed. Hogan had been recently accused of being a racist after tapes leaked of him using the “n-word.”
On 4 September 2015, the website Gummy Post published an article reporting that pro wrestler Hulk Hogan had died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound: Continue reading
While performing in the WWE world heavyweight title Night of Champions match against champion Seth Rollins, wrestling legend, Sting reportedly suffered a “significant” neck injury Sunday night.
The injury appeared to occurred after Sting, 56, was slammed hard into the turnbuckle. He then collapsed on the mat reeling in pain. It was obvious the match went “off script,” as trainers and the doctor entered the ring.
Ever the consummate professional , Sting finished the match in his abbreviated loss to Rollins. Continue reading