Sting Reportedly Retiring From Wrestling

http://wrestlingrumors.net/sting-officially-retiring-due-to-neck-issues/ Possibly during his Hall of Fame speech.  This really shouldn’t come as a surprise as he’s 57 years old on Sunday and has a bad neck.  Is it really worth coming back to the ring and going through all that effort and work for maybe one more big match?  Sting had his career resume […]

Daniel Bryan To Announce Retirement On Raw

http://www.wrestlingrumors.net/daniel-bryan-expected/49430/ You really had to expect this at some point and I’m actually glad he’s done.  There’s no need to have him get back in the ring and risk getting hurt even worse.  THis lets him move on and ends the speculation.

Layla Retires From WWE

http://www.wwe.com/inside/layla-retires-from-wwe-27726062   Does it count as news when you haven’t done anything in months if not years?  She’s from that model era of wrestling where the Divas were mostly worthless in the ring and Layla was really just the bubbly one who looked good in small outfits.  There were FAR worse Divas out there and […]

Santino Marella Announces The End Of His In Ring Career

Due to another neck injury.  I’m sure he’ll still be around to do, ahem, comedy.

Mark Henry Retires

He officially announced it on Raw. Given all the injuries, I can’t say I blame him.  The fans gave him a very nice reaction and chanted his name.   Edit: scratch that as Henry beat up Cena to set up a future match.

Terry Funk’s Wrestlefest – Now Here’s Something You Don’t See Every Day

Terry Funk’s Wrestlefest Date: September 11, 1997 Location: Amarillo Fair Grounds, Amarillo, Texas Attendance: 4,000 Commentator: Joey Styles Now most of you likely have no clue what this is. I had heard of it but that’s it until I found it online. This is a show Funk put together for no apparent reason other than […]

Smackdown – April 15, 2011 – Big Battle Royal and Post Show Edge Speech Not Seen On TV

Smackdown Date: April 15, 2011 Location: Times Union Center, Albany, New York Commentators: Michael Cole, Josh Matthews, Booker T Well all of a sudden this is a far different looking show.  As of Monday, Edge, the current World Heavyweight Champion, has to retire immediately due to neck problems.  Obviously this changes everything for both Extreme […]