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Well, this is a complicated and upsetting story.
Billy Jack Haynes, who wrestled with the WWE from 1986-1988, is suing the organization for a whopping 5 million dollars because he claims to have contracted Hepatitis C during a particularly bloody match.
Billy is alleging that Vince McMahon's company put wrestlers in danger by hiding important medical information and encouraging steroid and cocaine use.
What's even crazier is that
What's this we hear about a sex scene?
The Amy Schumer and Judd Apatow ensemble comedy is going to feature the WWE wrestler not only having (simulated) sex, but he's also going to be nude!
It looks like the world of wrestling has lost yet another star today.
Former WCW and WWE star Sean O'Haire was found dead in his Spartanburg, South Carolina, home Tuesday morning after he reportedly committed suicide.
The wrestler's body was discovered in his bedroom by his father who immediately
Woah! We didn’t even see this coming!
Pitch Perfect fans, did you know that one of the Bellas was a professional wrestler?!
Well, C.J. Perry, or as you may know her ‘The Ravishing Russian’ Lana, was all in on WWE SummerSlam, so Anna Kendrick was front and center to support her!
We could see her little head poking out from the crowd!
Anything Is Possible! Purple Heart Recipient Who Lost Leg Competes In His First Wrestling Match! How'd It Turn Out?!
This is an incredible story!
Sgt. Chris Melendez was one month away from his two-year stint in Iraq being over, when he was hit with an IED explosion, back in 2006.
The blast left him without his left leg, which he saw lying on the battlefield in front of him.
But Chris didn’t let it slow him down, and within 40 days he was walking again, with the help of his prosthesis.
By 2012, Sgt. Melendez was on the way to achieving his new dream of becoming a professional wrestler, and last week that dream came true!
TNA Impact Wrestling signed the 27-year-old to a multi-year deal!
Sarge, as they call him in the locker room made his debut last Tuesday, where he won twice!
And believe it or not, he prefers to fight without the use of his leg! Sgt. Melendez explained:
“I prefer to work with it off because my agility's better, I move a little faster, I'm able to do certain things that I can't do with it on. It's actually a hindrance to have it on.”
This man is the definition of bravery and determination! We’re sure he’ll go far in the world of wrestling!
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Former WWE Champion Daniel Bryan Stopped A House Robbery And Put One Burglar Down With A Submission Hold!!
Who says wrestling is fake?!
Former WWE champion Daniel Bryan was coming back to his house in Phoenix, Arizona this past Thursday with his wife Brie Bella when they spotted two burglars leaving their house with a lot of their stuff!
When the house robbers saw the hulking force of a man they dropped all of the stuff and booked it, but Daniel Bryan wasn't having any of that and chased down one of the robbers! An impressive feat since the robber had a BIG head start on him!
Once he caught up to him, he grabbed him and placed him in a submission hold called the rear naked choke until the robber was unconscious! And the police came and arrested the guy.
At a press conference Daniel Bryan explained
Well that didn't take long at all!!
WWE Diva Emma found herself out of a job earlier this week after she was arrested for stealing a $21.14 iPad case at a Walmart in Connecticut!
But her job search didn't last too long, as the WWE had a VERY quick change of heart and ended up hiring her back just 2 hours after they originally fired her!
The organization released a statement on their decision, saying: