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    by Published on 08-31-2014 03:35 PM  Number of Views: 1 



    WBO cruiserweight champion Marco Huck (38-2-1, 27 KOs) defeated #12 WBO Mirko Larghetti (21-1, 13 KOs) by a 12 round unanimous decision on Saturday night at the Gerry Weber Stadium, Halle, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.

    Huck just narrowly missed knocking the 31-year-old Larghetti out in the 12th round after hurting him and knocking him out after the bell. Huck hurt Larghetti before the bell, but he was knocked out after the bell. Either way, Larghetti lost the fight. The final judges’ scores were 116-112, 116-112 and 118-110.

    It was a pretty dirty fight by Huck, who landed a number of very hard elbows to the head and rabbit punches during the fight. The elbows seemed to do a lot of the damage in the later rounds when Huck was landing at least one hard elbow to the head per round. Larghetti kept his cool didn’t retaliate, but he did complain to the referee Jack Reiss about the elbows. He in turn warned Huck but never took any points away for them.


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    by Published on 08-31-2014 03:29 PM  Number of Views: 1 



    In a surprise upset, Rogelio Medina (33-6m 27 KOs) halted the title aspirations of #8 WBA,#10 WBO #14 IBF J’Leon Love (18-1, 10 KOs) by stopping him in the 3rd round tonight at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada.

    This was supposed to have been a safe fight for the 26-year-old Love, but Medina nailed Love with a huge left hook in the 3rd round that sent Love down face first on the canvas. He was unable to get up in time for the fight to continue, and the fight was stopped at 0:39 of the round.


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    by Published on 08-30-2014 02:54 PM  Number of Views: 4 



    Welcome to this week’s Smackdown!

    Roman Reigns makes his way to the ring. Bray Wyatt makes his way to the ring.

    Roman Reigns vs. Bray Wyatt

    They lock up, as Wyatt throws punches to Roman. Reigns throws Wyatt in the corner, and throws fists. Wyatt gets away and trips Roman off the ropes. Roman comes from the corner with a Clothesline, following with some punches. Roman is thrown to the floor, but gets back on the apron. Wyatt kicks Reigns while he is in the ropes. Wyatt runs the ropes, smashing into Roman and sending him to the floor. Wyatt follows, connecting with a Clothesline. Wyatt rolls Roman back into the ring and pins, but a kick out. Wyatt takes control, locking in a Front Facelock. Roman gets out with some punches, but is stopped by Wyatt. Bray talks some trash, as Reigns throws Bray into the mat. Roman connects with some Flying Forearms and goes for a Samoan Drop. Wyatt gets out, connecting with a ragdoll slam. Wyatt follows with a Senton. Pin, but a kick out. Wyatt goes to the second rope, but Roman transitions it into a Samoan Drop. Pin, but a kick out. Roman connects with a Flying Dropkick to Wyatt on the apron, but is then attacked by Harper and Rowan on the floor.

    Winner: Roman Reigns – Disqualification (Interference)

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    by Published on 08-28-2014 03:30 AM  Number of Views: 2 



    Impact Wrestling starts off with a video package showing The Hardys, The Wolves, and Team 3D. Those three teams will battle it tonight. It then switches to the Six Sides of Steel where Bobby Roode and Eric Young both dropped to the floor at the same time. Who goes after the TNA World Heavyweight Championship?

    The camera shows the Manhattan Center as the crowd is on their feet! They are ready! Music hits and here comes Kurt Angle! Kurt comes through the crowd in the balcony. He has a mic. He welcomes New York City to Impact Wrestling. He says it is his job to put on the best show he possibly can for all of us. Tonight he did not disappoint. Tonight there will be a grudge match between Ethan Carter III and Rhino. And for the main event it will be Team 3D vs. The Hardys vs. The Wolves. He then says he was suppose to congratulate the winner of the Six Sides of Steel match last week but Roode and Young both won. He will sit down with them though. He will let us know about later. Just then, music plays and here comes MVP and then Lashley and Kenny King are behind him. They walk down the ramp. They get in the ring and MVP grabs a mic. MVP asks Kurt if he said “fair”. He says he lost respect for Kurt for pandering for the New York City fans. He then asks Kurt how the man in charge is as everyone thinks that they can book a match… especially when they have a phone and a 140 characters. MVP then starts to mock the New York City crowd.

    MVP continues and says this crowd has little dignity. And if gave out chokeholds, everyone will be down on their @ss. He says the King of New York is The Destroyer Lashley! Lashley steps forward and raises the TNA World Championship. Just then, Tommy Dreamer walks down the ramp with a microphone. He gets in the ring. He says MVP knows how he feels about him. He says MVP is one of the most underrated talents in wrestling. He then says Kenny King is a sell-out because he is from Queens. He is better than this. He turns to Lashley and says he has finally lived up to the potential he has. He has become the most dominate World Heavyweight Champion this or any company has ever seen through his handwork and sacrifices for this audience. He doesn’t need to get cheap heat. Just then, King hits Dreamer from the side. Dreamer falls. King grabs him and tosses him to the outside. MVP gets back on the mic and tells Kurt he has this. Just then, Dreamer grabs a kendo stick, trips King, pulls him to the outside and tosses him away. Dreamer gets in and MVP continues to talk but Kurt tells him to shut up and says it should be Tommy Dreamer vs. Lashley in a New York City Street Fight. How about that Lashley? MVP talks up the game to Dreamer and, out of nowhere, Lashley attacks Dreamer. Dreamer falls. Lashley stomps on him and the bell sounds.

    -Commercial

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    by Published on 08-27-2014 03:46 PM  Number of Views: 4 



    Former IBF/WBA/WBC/WBO middleweight champion Jermain Taylor was arrested on Tuesday and charged with allegedly shooting his cousin in Pulaski County in Arkansas. Taylor’s cousin is said to be in serious condition.

    The shooting occurred at Taylor’s home in Pulaski County. He’s being charged with first-degree battery, as well as aggravated assault. The shooting took place at approximately 6:00 p.m.

    According to Arkansas online, Taylor got into an altercation with his cousin. The name of Taylor’s cousin is unknown at this point.

    Taylor was taken to the Pulaski County Jail. He’s currently being held without bail. He’ll be attending court tomorrow morning on Wednesday.


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    by Published on 08-27-2014 03:39 PM  Number of Views: 4 



    Welcome to WNW’s live coverage of Main Event!

    Rob Van Dam makes his way to the ring to kick off the show. Michael Cole and Byron Saxton welcome us to the show. Seth Rollins makes his way to the ring. We see a replay of Dean Ambrose’s Eulogy on Raw

    Rob Van Dam vs. Seth Rollins

    Lock up, Rollins with a headlock. RVD is taken down by a shoulderblock. RVD counters with his own shoulderblock and they both try for kicks. RVD stands chest-to-chest and Rollins takes him to the corner before doing his ‘RVD’ thing. RVD gets in a clotheslines. RVD kicks Rollins in the head but gets taken down again before doing ‘RVD’. Rollins kicks and knees Van Dam. RVD gets in a roll-up, kickout. RVD lands a big kick to the head and clotheslines Seth out of the ring before jumping out onto him. Rollins clotheslines RVD outside the ring.

    -Commercials

    Back from the break, Rollins has an arm hold in on RVD. RVD starts to get out when Seth shoves him into the ring post shoulder-first. Rollins works the arm with kicks and more submission holds. Rollins goes face-first into the turnbuckle. RVD gets in two clotheslines and kick. RVD whips the left arm and works it a little bit more before throwing him into the turnbuckle. Thrust kick and Rolling Thunder connects, two. RVD goes up top but gets shoved out of the ring.

    RVD gets in the ring right before the ten count. Rollins goes back to beating on Rob and he tosses him out of the ring again. Seth goes out and sends him into the barricade. Rollins goes to do it again when RVD reverses it and throws Rollins into the time-keeper’s area. RVD wins by count-out.

    Winner: Rob Van Dam – by count-out (10:29)

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    by Published on 08-26-2014 02:14 PM  Number of Views: 4 



    Pre-Raw Commercial

    Cena is back tonight as he readies for his rematch. Hogan, Flair and HBK will start Raw this week!

    Pre-Raw Commercial

    Cena is back tonight as he readies for his rematch. Hogan, Flair and HBK will start Raw this week!

    Raw Starts

    WWE Hall of Fame Forum

    Cole introduces Hogan to the ring. He comes out in red and yellow, minus the feather boa. Flair follows suit, and heads to the ring in a dapper suit. HBK out in a cowboy hat, a Remington t-shirt, jeans and a black blazer, as always looking like he got dressed at the last moment. They all sit at an announce table in the ring. Cole says they will discuss Cena vs Lesnar. Cole says that for those unaware, Brock defeated Cena for the WWE WHC. Last week Cena invoked his re-match clause at NoC.

    Cole – HBK, what do you think are Cena’s chances winning back the WWE WHC at NoC?

    HBK – As much as I’d love to be long winded, but I’m not. With all due respect, his chances are not good. It’s ain’t happenin’.

    Flair – He got the holy hell beat out of Michael.

    HBK – Now look, I think, especially this panel here, the three of us know a man comes to a crossroads where he needs to make a decision. We all made it, wasn’t easy, but we made it anyway, and I think Cena is at that crossroads, and maybe it’s time to say when.

    Hogan – Let me tell you something brother. When it’s your time, you know it’s your time. John Cena’s time’s not up, he can still go. (mixed)

    Cole – Ric, by your earlier statement, it sounds like you agree with Shawn Michaels’ assessment?

    Flair – First of all, I do agree with Shawn, but I have to say that all three of us think the world of John Cena. He’s the franchise, a 15 time WHC! That’s right, 15 times, and he is the franchise, like it or not. But do I want him against Brock Lesnar at NoC? I don’t think so. I don’t feel it.

    Cole – Hulk, your prediction? Cena or Brock Lesnar at NoC.

    Hogan – I’ve gotten to know Cena on a close, personal level. This hustle, loyalty, respect, this isn’t a marketing logo, it’s not a marketing logo. This is really John Cena. He’s got heart, he won’t stop. So I’m rooting for Cena all the way on this one.

    Flair – Whoa, I’m rooting for Cena too.

    HBK – This isn’t a personality contest. Everybody likes John Cena. It doesn’t change the fact that he hasn’t got a chance.

    Hogan – Wait a minute guys, I saw the first match in Chicago. Brock dominated Cena, beat the hell out of Cena, but Cena found a way to win!

    HBK – I don’t mean to interrupt you, but obviously, I’m going to. John Cena, you just said it, nobody takes a beating like that and comes out the same man! He’s not the same. It’s that simple.

    Hogan – Before you interrupted me, I said he took a beating, but he got his hand raised. This is the rubber match. They’ve each got a victory. Some way, somehow, Cena will find a way to get his hand raised brother, that’s all I’m saying.

    Flair – You don’t believe that.

    HBK – You don’t believe it, he don’t believe it, and I certainly don’t believe it, and these people don’t believe it, and the reason is it’s unbelievable.

    Hogan – I’ll tell you something you can believe, John Cena’s a different animal, (Cena’ music hits) and he’s got something to different…

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