Posts tagged with "Awesome Kong"

Alisha Edwards Talks About Rumors of her Signing with WWE, GFW Starting Women’s Revolution, More

Posted by Andy Ravens July 13, 2017 0 Comment 326 views

Alisha Edwards spoke to Wrestling Epicenter about various topics. Here are the highlights. On rumors of her signing with WWE last year: “I don’t know where the rumors came from. I had worked a Chaotic Wrestling event here in New England. William Regal was there doing a seminar and he and watched the show the […]

WWE Tag Team Star Getting Singles Push?, New GLOW – Netflix Trailer, Ladder Match Collection

Posted by Marc Middleton June 20, 2017 0 Comment 1518 views

– Below is a new preview for Netflix’s GLOW (Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling) series, which premieres this Friday. The series features former WWE/TNA star Awesome Kong (Kharma) and actress Alison Brie, among others. – As noted, Rhyno wrestled Kalisto before last night’s WWE RAW in a match for this week’s Main Event episode. It appears […]

Today in Pro Wrestling History – 05/11

Posted by Bob Krites May 11, 2016 0 Comment 341 views

1944 Columbus, Ohio: – Frankie Talaber defeated The Great Mephisto for the Midwest Wrestling Association World Junior Heavyweight Title 1945 Houston, Texas: – Jules Strongbow defeated Hans Schnable to win the Texas Heavyweight Title 1949 Columbus, Ohio: – Martino Angelo defeated Billy Fox in Columbus, Ohio for the MWA World Junior Heavyweight Title 1950 Kansas […]

Today in Pro Wrestling History – 04/19

Posted by Bob Krites April 19, 2016 0 Comment 416 views

1954 Hollywood, California: – The Great Bolo and Tom Rice defeated Wilbur Snyder and Sandor Szabo for the NWA International Television Tag Team Titles 1956 Springfield, Ohio: – Bobo Brazil defeated Gene Stanlee for the Ohio Heavyweight Title 1957 Houston, Texas: – Don Leo Jonathan defeated Pepper Gomez for the NWA Texas Heavyweight Title 1960 […]

Reigns and Ambrose Stand Tall, Awesome Kong Update, Former Star at RAW, ECW Invasion

Posted by Eric Arrington February 18, 2016 0 Comment 1202 views

– As seen below, the latest “This Week In WWE History” video with Kyle Edwards and Corey Graves looks at when Paul Heyman brought the ECW stars to RAW for an invasion in 1997: – We noted this past weekend that Awesome Kong was apparently teasing a WWE return on Instagram as she posted teasers […]

Kharma Returning to WWE?, Orlando Ready for WrestleMania 33, WWE NXT Sold Out

Posted by Eric Arrington February 13, 2016 3 Comments 2582 views

– We’ve noted how Orlando, Florida is in the running for WWE’s WrestleMania 33 in 2017. Jim Varsallone of The Miami Herald recently spoke with Orlando Venues Executive Director Allen Johnson, who oversees administration and operations at the Amway Center, the Citrus Bowl and several other venues in the city. You can read the full […]

Today in Pro Wrestling History – 02/10

Posted by Bob Krites February 10, 2016 0 Comment 364 views

1926 St. Louis, Missouri: – World Heavyweight Champion Joe Stecher beat Jim Londos in 2 out of 3 falls – Stanislaus Zbyszko beat Jack Brissler 1955 Columbus, Ohio: – Buddy Rogers and Great Scott defeated Stan Holek and Bill Miller for the Midwest Wrestling Association American Tag Team Titles 1965 Lubbock, Texas: – Johnny Valentine […]

Awesome Kong Is Gone from TNA, Statement and Comments, Reby Sky’s Status

Posted by Eric Arrington February 5, 2016 0 Comment 1225 views

– TNA announced today that they have released Awesome Kong. This comes after the backstage incident with Matt Hardy’s wife Reby Sky on the recent Impact Wrestling tour in the UK. We also now know that Reby is indeed signed to a TNA deal. Here is the statement from TNA and comments from Kong: Following […]

New TNA Champ Has a Message for the IWC, Maria’s Plans for the Knockouts, Next Week’s Impact

Posted by Eric Arrington February 3, 2016 0 Comment 1040 views

– Below is a preview for next week’s TNA Impact Wrestling from Manchester, England with Bobby Lashley vs. Bram, Madison Rayne vs. Awesome Kong, Kurt Angle, World Heavyweight Champion Matt Hardy and more: – After her segment with Knockouts Champion Gail Kim on last night’s Impact Wrestling, Maria Kanellis tweeted that she will be “the […]

TNA Statement on Backstage Incident with Awesome Kong and Reby Sky

Posted by Eric Arrington January 30, 2016 0 Comment 942 views

– TNA’s John Gaburick issued the following statement on Twitter in regards to the reported incident between Awesome Kong and Reby Sky on Friday: “Prior to the IMPACT WRESTLING TV taping at the Manchester Arena, Kia Stevens (Awesome Kong) was involved in an incident involving Rebecca Hardy (Reby Sky). Subsequently, Kia was removed from the […]