LayCool and Dolph Ziggler will be wrestling Trish Stratus, John Morrison and Snooki at WrestleMania.
Drew Carey is the newest member of the 2011 WWE Hall of Fame.
The fifth season of NXT Season Five is called NXT Redemption and features six runner-up contestants from previous seasons. The cast is as follows:
* Byron Saxton with Pro Yoshi Tatsu
* Conor O’Brian with Pro Vladimir Kozlov
* Darren Young with Pro Chavo Guerrero
* Jacob Novak with Pro JTG
* Lucky Cannon with Pro Tyson Kidd
* Titus O’Neil with Pro Hornswoggle
The broadcast team is Todd Grisham and William Regal. Matt Striker and Maryse act as the show’s hosts. There will be no immunity in Season Five
Women’s wrestling news site Diva-Dirt.com is reporting that World Wrestling Entertainment has signed 22-year-old Australian women’s wrestler Tenille Tayla to a developmental deal. Tayla began training in Canada back in 2008 with former WWE star Lance Storm.
WWE Tough Enough will air the night after WrestleMania, April 4th. As it stand there will be 12 contestants. Right now 9 are known:
Rima Fakih: Current Miss USA and a longtime WWE fan who hosted RAW last year.
Matt Cross: Known on the independents as M-Dogg 20 and has worked for years on the independents for Ring of Honor and others. Debuted in 2001 and worked a tag team match against Vance Archer and Curt Hawkins on a 2010 episode of WWE Superstars.
Christina Crawford: Former FCW Diva and sister of RAW Diva Alicia Fox.
Bobby Robinson: Known on the Maine independent scene as Golden Boy. Word is that he can be seen in the Tough Enough commercial saying he will do whatever it takes to get the contract.
Erik Watts: A California independent wrestler with the nickname Big Nasty.
Juliet The Huntress: 22-year-old independent wrestler based out of Chicago. She’s Puerto Rican and made her pro wrestling debut back in 2005.
Ryan Howe: Known as “The Rock ‘n Rebel” Diamond Steel – He is the guy with long blonde in the Tough Enough promo commercial who Steve Austin says he doesn’t like his hair.
Andy Levine: 23-year-old former lineman for Florida International University and priority agent with the Miami Dolphins. Has wrestled on the independent scene.
Mickael Zaki: 26-year-old from New Jersey (now living in Tampa) with a black belt in Tae Kwon Do and a degree in criminal justice. He has spent the past two years competing on the independent wrestling circuit.
Former WWE, WCW and TNA star, Sean Waltman is headed to Atlanta during WrestleMania weekend. Waltman has officially been added as a guest to Kevin Nash’s party that will be held on Friday, April 1st at the Sutra Lounge in downtown Atlanta. Ticket holders will get the chance to meet and party with both former Kliq members that night.
Next week I’ll post who is your top 5 announcers. Save it til next week.