ARTICLES RELATING TO WRESTLING

PMB’s ‘assassin’ says wrestling is an art

2016-05-21 10:33

19-year-old Matthew Hammar — also known as Matthew the Assassin — from Pietermaritzburg is set to show off his mettle in the ring against other wrestlers at next weekend’s local wrestling tournament.

Former WWE Diva Chyna dies

2016-04-22 07:46

Joanie Laurer, the groundbreaking female wrestler known as Chyna, has died.

Gawker challenges $140m decision in Hogan sex tape case

2016-04-07 14:14

Entertainment website Gawker has challenged a jury's decision to award $140 million to former wrestler Hulk Hogan.

Hulk Hogan 'humiliated' by sex tape

2016-03-08 10:58

Wrestling superstar Hulk Hogan was "humiliated" by a secretly recorded sex video posted online, he has testified.

SASCOC lobbies for 2022 bid

2014-07-31 14:28

SASCOC have said it was making strides in petitioning for support in the country's bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

WWE star's death 'natural'

2014-04-15 16:33

An Arizona coroner's officer has said that James Hellwig, known to many as WWE's Ultimate Warrior, died of natural causes.

Wrestling back in Olympics

2013-09-08 18:06

Wrestling has been reinstated into the Olympic programme for the 2020 and 2024 Games, beating baseball/softball and squash.

I don't like Orton - attacker

2013-08-01 10:37

The fan who attacked WWE star Randy Orton at an event in Cape Town says he just doesn't like the wrestler.

Wrestling voted onto shortlist

2013-05-29 21:02

The Executive Board of the IOC has included wrestling in a shortlist of three to be voted on by the wider membership.

Triple H suffers dry ice burns

2013-04-11 10:00

WWE superstar Triple H has suffered some pretty ugly dry-ice burns during his introduction at WrestleMania XXIX.

 

Chyna may have died of an overdose

2016-04-22 20:00

Chyna may have died from an accidental overdose and could have been lying dead for days.

Wrestling star Chyna dies

2016-04-21 10:18

WWE legend Chyna - whose real name was Joan Marie Laurer - has tragically died at the age of 45.

Hulk Hogan gets $140m in sex tape case

2016-03-22 11:52

Jurors have awarded wrestling star Hulk Hogan a total of $140 million over a sex tape posted by entertainment website Gawker.

Wiese swaps gloves for ring

2014-11-16 16:00

Ex-Germany goalkeeper Tim Wiese is set for a career in professional wrestling after making an appearance in the ring at a WWE event.

Top five finish for Team SA?

2014-06-11 18:00

SASCOC has set Team SA a target of finishing among the top-five nations at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Wrestling champ dies in crash

2013-12-29 17:01

Russian freestyle wrestler Besik Kudukhov has died at the age of 27 following a car accident, the domestic federation has said.

The Rock returning to the ring?

2013-08-02 20:30

If Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson never steps back into the ring for a professional wrestling match, he won't have a problem staying retired, even though his last bout was a loss to nemesis John Cena.

CT fan attacks WWE star

2013-07-31 11:06

WWE wrestling star Randy Orton was attacked by a fan who entered the ring during an event at Grand West in Cape Town.

Dwayne Johnson: Swollen penis was fun

2013-05-21 21:34

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson experienced swelling around his penis after recently having surgery and has described the sensation as "sexy times".

WWE wrestles for Sandy Relief

2013-03-25 16:50

World Wrestling Entertainment is joining with various celebrities, politicians and athletes to launch Superstars for Sandy Relief.

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