Backstage News On The Finish To The Rock vs. CM Punk, Rock’s Media Appearances

The Rock and CM Punk were rehearsing their Royal Rumble match on Sunday afternoon in the hours leading up to the Royal Rumble. The finish was kept top secret from the rest of the WWE locker room – with WWE even hanging a curtain around the ring so nobody else would know what the finish would be.

Some CM Punk fans were upset that Punk was pinned after getting hit by the People’s Elbow, opposed to a Rock Bottom, which is a more devastating move. The reasoning behind this is that CM Punk was ranting about how the “people don’t matter,” so The Rock beat him with the People’s Elbow.

The Rock will give the WWE Championship a ton of exposure as he makes the media rounds to promote his upcoming movie releases in the months leading up to WrestleMania 29.

(Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter)

Latest Wrestling News

Sheamus Taking Time Off Soon For New WWE Studios Movie

RAW tag team champion Sheamus will be taking a hiatus from WWE television soon to work on a new WWE Studios project, Buddy Games. As...
Eva Marie

Eva Marie Says She Could Return to SmackDown & “Snatch That Title Real Quick”

Former WWE Superstar Eva Marie recently did an interview with Too Fab to promote the premiere of her new movie, Inconceivable, which opens this Friday (June 30,...

Former WWE Divas Reunited Backstage at RAW (Photos)

Last night's (Mon. June 26, 2017) episode of Monday Night RAW provided the WWE Universe with a lot to take in, from Samoa Joe's...
WWE No Mercy

WWE No Mercy PPV Officially Announced For Later This Year

It was announced on Monday that WWE's No Mercy pay-per-view will return later this year as a RAW-exclusive event on Sunday, September 24th from the Staples Center in...

Eric Bischoff Compares Lesnar-Joe Feud to Lesnar vs. Goldberg

Brock Lesnar and Samoa Joe are in the midst of what is arguably been the rivalry of the year thus far. Joe won a...

WWE Superstars Blast LaVar Ball Segment on Monday Night RAW

On last night's (Mon. June 26, 2017) episode of WWE Monday Night RAW, LaVar Ball, Los Angeles Lakers' first round draft pick Lonzo Ball,...
Jim Ross

Jim Ross “Seriously Doubts” Daniel Bryan Will Wrestle Again

SmackDown General Manager Daniel Bryan continues to tease that he's interested in getting back in the ring when his WWE contract expires next year,...

Rumor: WWE Total Divas Gets Another Cast Member

As we previously reported, WWE RAW Women's Champion Alexa Bliss and Nia Jax were added to the WWE Total Divas reality show on E!...

4 Matches Announced for Smackdown Live Tonight

Smackdown tonight comes from the Valley View Casino in San Diego, CA. It's a somewhat historical night in the history of the brand, as the...
WWE Great Balls of Fire

WWE Great Balls Of Fire: Updated Card, Rumored Matches

Following Monday's episode of RAW, here's the updated card for WWE Great Balls of Fire: Universal Champion Brock Lesnar vs. Samoa Joe Ambulance Match: Roman Reigns vs....