Jeff Jarrett Wants A Judge To Give Him Back The Rights To His Name

As part of an ongoing legal battle, Jeff Jarrett is trying to win back the rights to his own name and likeness from Anthem Sports & Entertainment — the parent company of IMPACT. According to PWInsider, Jarrett and Global Force Entertainment filed an amended lawsuit on February 22 against Anthem. Jarrett and GFE had initially filed… Read More Jeff Jarrett Wants A Judge To Give Him Back The Rights To His Name

AEW Announces Partnership With Lucha Libre AAA Worldwide

All Elite Wrestling has confirmed it will be joining forces with one of Mexico’s biggest promotions — Lucha Libre AAA Worldwide! AEW took to Twitter to announce the partnership: “We are an hour away from the #DoubleOrNothingTicket Announcement Party but the news is breaking now!,” the tweet read. “[AEW]and [AAA] are teaming up to #ChangeTheWorld” The tweet included a… Read More AEW Announces Partnership With Lucha Libre AAA Worldwide

Lucha Underground Star Files Dispute Against El Rey Network

Pro Wrestling Sheet has obtained documents showing a Lucha Underground star recently filed a dispute against El Rey Network over his contract and posted the following: Lawyers for King Cuerno aka El Hijo del Fantasma (real name Jorge Luis Alcantar Bolly) filed the documents in Los Angeles against El Rey Network and Lucha Underground’s production… Read More Lucha Underground Star Files Dispute Against El Rey Network

AEW In Talks With “A Number Of Interested Parties” Over TV Deal

All Elite Wrestling’s inception will continue to dominate wrestling media headlines throughout the year, particularly with so many questions still be to be answered about the upstart promotion. Television remains the biggest of these. AEW may live or die on their ability to score a deal, and with Impact Wrestling’s recent struggles in the TV… Read More AEW In Talks With “A Number Of Interested Parties” Over TV Deal

Pro Wrestling Illustrated Reveals “Wrestler Of The Year” And “Woman Of The Year” For 2018

In a close vote, Becky Lynch topped Ronda Rousey for 2018’s “Woman of the Year”, as voted by the readers of Pro Wrestling Illustrated. Lynch received 40 percent of the vote, four percent better than Rousey. Asuka and Tessa Blanchard were distant runners-up. Rousey being selected number one in PWI’s “Woman’s 100” led to Lynch posting some disparaging tweets about PWI – and Publisher… Read More Pro Wrestling Illustrated Reveals “Wrestler Of The Year” And “Woman Of The Year” For 2018

All Elite Wrestling Announce Team News

It looks like Alex Marvez will be one of the All Elite Wrestling announcers. The SiriusXM NFL Radio host now lists AEW in his Twitter bio, along with the “#ChangeTheUniverse” hashtag. Dave Meltzer noted on Wrestling Observer Radio that Marvez had been in line for an AEW announcing position and Marvez hosting Tuesday’s Double Or Nothing rally with Conrad… Read More All Elite Wrestling Announce Team News

Backstage News On Chris Jericho’s AEW Contract, AJ Styles Speculation

Chris Jericho’s new contract with All Elite Wrestling is reportedly for 3 years, according to Dave Meltzer on Wrestling Observer Radio. Meltzer said Jericho revealed that this is the best contract of his career. As noted before, Jericho talked with WWE and AEW up until the last minute, signing his AEW contract just recently. It came down to AEW… Read More Backstage News On Chris Jericho’s AEW Contract, AJ Styles Speculation

Tony Khan Confirms AEW TV Deal Talks With “A Number Of Interested Parties”

All Elite Wrestling President Tony Khan isn’t allowed to say much about a potential TV deal for the company, but he can confirm there’s been talks with interested parties. Khan was a guest on the latest episode of X-Pac12360. When the topic of potential TV deals came up, Tony told host Sean Waltman he signed… Read More Tony Khan Confirms AEW TV Deal Talks With “A Number Of Interested Parties”

Cody And The Young Bucks Discuss Possibility Of AEW Providing Health Insurance To Talent

One of the hot topics in wrestling since, essentially, the beginning of wrestling has been health insurance for those in the ring. Promotions view their wrestlers as independent contractors rather than employees, and thus, they don’t offer health insurance for one of the most dangerous jobs in sports entertainment. All Elite Wrestling is trying to do something… Read More Cody And The Young Bucks Discuss Possibility Of AEW Providing Health Insurance To Talent