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# wwe - Monday 18 September, 2017

Wrestling legend Bobby 'The Brain' Heenan has died RIP

Wrestling legend Bobby 'The Brain' Heenan has died

The Hall of Famer’s cause of death has yet to be confirmed.

# wwe - Monday 14 August, 2017

WWE icon Ric Flair hospitalised, in intensive care unit

After initially dismissing his hospitalisation as ‘routine’, a rep for Flair has asked for public support.

# wwe - Saturday 15 July, 2017

'Vince McMahon is a genius... He used to ring me at 4am all the time' Interview This post contains videos

'Vince McMahon is a genius... He used to ring me at 4am all the time'

Former WWE writer and star Bruce Prichard chats to The42 about his career in wrestling.

# wwe - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

From The Daily Edge Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson's presidential campaign has been filed, so there's hope for us all The Rock

# wwe - Sunday 2 July, 2017

From The Daily Edge Donald Trump just posted a video of himself 'bodyslamming' CNN, and nobody can cope Body Slam

# wwe - Friday 17 February, 2017

'He likes his dad to collect him from the airport' - WWE's heartwarming tribute to Ireland's Finn Balor Background This post contains videos

'He likes his dad to collect him from the airport' - WWE's heartwarming tribute to Ireland's Finn Balor

The 35-year-old Wicklow native, whose real name is Fergal Devitt, has forged a successful career in wrestling.

# wwe - Monday 16 January, 2017

Tributes paid after legendary wrestler Jimmy Snuka dies RIP

Tributes paid after legendary wrestler Jimmy Snuka dies

The WWE legend’s daughter Sarona, who wrestles as Tamina, confirmed the news on Instagram last night.

# wwe - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

'I'm not done': John Cena intent on chasing 16th WWE crown

And his name is John Cena.

# wwe - Friday 4 November, 2016

Ex-Germany goalkeeper wins on WWE debut as Per Mertesacker watches on Pastures New This post contains videos

Ex-Germany goalkeeper wins on WWE debut as Per Mertesacker watches on

Tim Wiese had an evening to remember in Munich last night.

# wwe - Friday 7 October, 2016

Ex-German international keeper to make WWE debut alongside Irish star Sheamus next month

Tim Wiese will realise his dream on 3 November.

# wwe - Monday 12 September, 2016

From The Daily Edge WWE fans can't get over this Dublin wrestling champ's accent Tanks

# wwe - Friday 9 September, 2016

Biopic on late WWE star Chris Benoit set to go ahead

Lexi Alexander, director of Punisher: War Zone, is set to helm the project.

# wwe - Monday 22 August, 2016

A fan was spotted in a Mayo GAA jersey losing it at WWE Summerslam last night

Meanwhile, Wicklow wrestler Finn Bálor as he became the first ever WWE Universal champion.

# wwe - Monday 1 August, 2016

'Nothing has ever matched it' - 20 years on from WWE legend Kurt Angle's Olympic miracle Triumph This post contains videos

'Nothing has ever matched it' - 20 years on from WWE legend Kurt Angle's Olympic miracle

The Pennsylvania native is an icon in the world of amateur wrestling.

# wwe - Sunday 24 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie A career designed to damage their brains and lives: WWE stars file lawsuit Battleground

A career designed to damage their brains and lives: WWE stars file lawsuit

The 214-page complaint which outlines the basis of the case alleges a host of failings on WWE’s part.

# wwe - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Dozens of former wrestlers sue WWE over brain damage CTE

Dozens of former wrestlers sue WWE over brain damage

A lawsuit in the name of Joe “Road Warrior Animal” Laurinaitis and others alleges that WWE is liable for neurological damages .

# wwe - Saturday 16 July, 2016

UFC and WWE star Brock Lesnar flagged by USADA for potential doping violation

The 39-year-old is currently under contract with the wrestling organisation.

# wwe - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

Former German international goalkeeper joins WWE

Triple H has extended a personal invitation to former Werder Bremen stopper Tim Wiese.

# wwe - Thursday 2 June, 2016

WWE superstar Sheamus on the first time he met Vince McMahon and Conor McGregor rumours Interview This post contains videos

WWE superstar Sheamus on the first time he met Vince McMahon and Conor McGregor rumours

The 38-year-old Dubliner also chatted to The42 about his new movie.

# wwe - Friday 29 April, 2016

Chyna's manager says the wrestler died due to an accidental drug overdose

The late star was the only woman to hold the organisation’s intercontinental championship.

# wwe - Thursday 21 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Wrestling star Chyna has died RIP

Wrestling star Chyna has died

The wrestler, real name Joan Laurer, was 45.

# wwe - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Wrestling legend Bret Hart set to return to WWE after successful cancer surgery

It will be the Canadian star’s first appearance for the organisation in roughly a year.

# wwe - Friday 1 April, 2016

9 of our favourite sporting April Fools' stories for the day that's in it

Featuring Briege Corkery, Rio Ferdinand and Leinster Rugby’s Leo the Lion.

It's Wrestlemania week — this is what everyone gets wrong about the WWE being fake Fyi This post contains videos

It's Wrestlemania week — this is what everyone gets wrong about the WWE being fake

In the past few years, Vince McMahon has loosened his grip on the perception that what you see on TV is “real.”

# wwe - Monday 1 February, 2016

Wrestling legend Bret Hart reveals he has prostate cancer

The 58-year-old Canadian star confirmed the news in a post on his official Instagram page.

# wwe - Friday 22 January, 2016

How long would you last in the Royal Rumble?

The Royal Rumble is on this weekend so here’s your chance to finally find out how you’d get on.

# wwe - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

The white man in that photo -- 50 of the best sports articles of 2015 (part 2)

Also, requiem for an Irish mother, James McClean’s flag snub and how WWE went mainstream

# wwe - Monday 28 December, 2015

How well do you remember these WWE Attitude Era wrestlers?

What WAS The Rock actually cooking?

# wwe - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

Triple H reckons Andy Carroll could make it in the WWE

The wrestler was speaking on ITV ahead of the NXT show in London.

# wwe - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

Wayne Rooney slapped a 6’7″ wrestler on WWE Raw last night On Target This post contains videos

Wayne Rooney slapped a 6’7″ wrestler on WWE Raw last night

Just another Monday night in Manchester.

# wwe - Sunday 13 September, 2015

How WWE went mainstream, Wilkinson's dilemma and all the week’s best sportswriting

Also featuring ‘Can boxing trust USADA’ and the lessons Graham Henry from winning the Rugby World Cup.

# wwe - Monday 24 August, 2015

Jon Stewart is having the best craic beating up WWE stars in his retirement

The former Daily Show host was the star of SummerSlam last night.

# wwe - Sunday 23 August, 2015

A wrestling cult hero is coming to Dublin next week

The Over the Top Wrestling event takes place in the Tivoli Theatre next Sunday.

# wwe - Friday 7 August, 2015

# wwe - Saturday 1 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Wrestling legend 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper has died aged 61 RIP

Wrestling legend 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper has died aged 61

“He was one of the most generous, sincere and authentic people I have ever known.”

# wwe - Friday 31 July, 2015

The Rock has responded to Hulk Hogan’s racist comments

He says Hogan is “paying the price” for his racist remarks.

# wwe - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

# wwe - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

Irish wrestler Becky Lynch made her WWE Raw debut last night The Big Time This post contains videos

Irish wrestler Becky Lynch made her WWE Raw debut last night

WWE fans can look forward to hearing that Dublin accent of hers on a regular basis.

# wwe - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Shawn Michaels’ upcoming appearance in Wexford has been cancelled

A spokesperson for Riverside Park Hotel, Enniscorthy, originally told The42 that the event was going ahead.

# wwe - Monday 15 June, 2015

Watch the WWE’s emotional tribute to Dusty Rhodes from last night’s Money in the Bank RIP

Watch the WWE’s emotional tribute to Dusty Rhodes from last night’s Money in the Bank

The WWE gave the legend a fitting send off during last night’s PPV.

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