Diva Dirt http://www.diva-dirt.com Sat, 20 Sep 2014 03:34:55 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.2 Impact Wrestling Spoilers: November 12th, 2014 http://www.diva-dirt.com/95924/impact-wrestling-spoilers-november-12th-2014/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95924/impact-wrestling-spoilers-november-12th-2014/#comments Sat, 20 Sep 2014 03:22:50 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95924 TNA taped the November 12th episode of Impact Wrestling tonight. Spoilers below:

Spoiler
* Gunner defeated Samuel Shaw in a No DQ match. Brittany interfered to help Shaw and accidentally dropped him on the way out.

* Taryn Terrell defeated Havok and Gail Kim in a triple threat to win the Knockouts Title. This was said to be a good Knockouts match. We’re not sure if this airs on the November 12th episode or the November 19th episode.

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SmackDown Reaction: September 19th, 2014 http://www.diva-dirt.com/95907/smackdown-reaction-september-19th-2014/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95907/smackdown-reaction-september-19th-2014/#comments Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:45:24 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95907

Tune in to SmackDown tonight at 8pm ET on SyFy.

Discuss the show in the comments!

RELATED: SmackDown Spoilers: September 19th, 2014

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Video: WWE Teases AJ Lee vs. Stephanie McMahon in “Fantasy Match-Up” Package http://www.diva-dirt.com/95916/video-wwe-teases-aj-lee-vs-stephanie-mcmahon-in-fantasy-match-up-package/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95916/video-wwe-teases-aj-lee-vs-stephanie-mcmahon-in-fantasy-match-up-package/#comments Fri, 19 Sep 2014 20:00:20 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95916

In a new video package, the WWE has teased the dream match of many Diva fans: AJ Lee vs. Stephanie McMahon.

This isn’t the first time they’ve hinted at a confrontation between the former Divas Champion and the WWE’s Principal Owner, but it’s a unique way of doing so.

The video is structured like a pre-match hype video, highlighting the fantasy feud and using clips from Stephanie’s feud with Brie Bella.

Watch the video below:

When do you think AJ and Stephanie will eventually face off?

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‘Independent Women’, Episode 23: “Tranquility” http://www.diva-dirt.com/95911/independent-women-episode-23-tranquility/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95911/independent-women-episode-23-tranquility/#comments Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:01:47 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95911

In the latest episode of Independent Women – titled “Tranquility” – Cheerleader Melissa heads to the Japanese countryside

She prepares to take part in a practice Japanese tea ceremony, walking through an idyllic garden on her way there.

Watch the episode below:

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Independent Women is Diva Dirt’s original web series that gives fans a peek behind the scenes at the lives of women’s wrestlers on the independent scene, from life on the road to the action backstage.

If you are a well-known indy wrestler interested in getting involved, please contact us!

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Kendall Skye Leaves the WWE http://www.diva-dirt.com/95902/kendall-skye-leaves-the-wwe/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95902/kendall-skye-leaves-the-wwe/#comments Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:12:52 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95902 Photo: WWE.com

Kendall Skye has left the WWE.

The NXT Diva announced her departure on Twitter, tweeting a note that explains why she left and indicates that she likely asked her release:

Skye, real name Kendra Smith, joined the NXT in February 2013, but had yet to make an official television debut.

Best of luck, Kendall!

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Today in History: Melina vs. Michelle McCool in a Title Unification Match at Night of Champions 2010 http://www.diva-dirt.com/95696/today-in-history-melina-vs-michelle-mccool-in-a-title-unification-match-at-night-of-champions-2010/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95696/today-in-history-melina-vs-michelle-mccool-in-a-title-unification-match-at-night-of-champions-2010/#comments Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:00:29 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95696

On this day in history:

September 19th, 2010 | For just over two years, the WWE’s women’s division had two championships. The Women’s Title and the Divas Title coexisted well enough until the decision was made to unify them (or, rather, ditch the Women’s Title). At 2010′s Night of Champions, Women’s Champion Michelle McCool, who co-held the title with Layla, faced Divas Champion Melina. Lumberjills surrounded the ring and made it perilous to leave it. Eventually, a fight involving the lumberjills broke out, allowing Layla enter the ring and distract Melina, who turned around right into a big boot from Michelle. She was down for the count, Michelle pinning her and becoming the sole champion of the Divas division.

What are your memories of this moment?

Note: This was originally posted on 9/19/12.

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Impact Wrestling Spoilers: October 29th & November 5th, 2014 http://www.diva-dirt.com/95897/impact-wrestling-spoilers-from-september-18th-2014/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95897/impact-wrestling-spoilers-from-september-18th-2014/#comments Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:49:22 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95897 TNA taped more episodes of Impact Wrestling tonight. Spoilers below:

Spoiler
Airing October 29th:
* The Beautiful People vs. Madison Rayne and Taryn Terrell. Madison isn’t helping out at all. She always ends up away from corner when Taryn tries to tag. Eventually. Rayne goes after TBP briefly, so she is not aligned with them, but takes out Terrell and walks out. TBP win.

* Sam Shaw and Brittany segment. They talks about turning on Gunner, and start passionately making out. Gunner out, calls them “creepy bastards.” Start brawling. Brittany helps out and they stand tall after low blow. Shaw then uses a hold while wearing gloves to put him out. Then, more making out.

Airing November 5th:
* Havok vs Gail Kim. Brawling around ringside and on stage before bell. Gail thrown off it. Medics out. Borash was gong to call it off, but Gail refused. Match starts. All Havok. Havok would have won by count out, but wanted to cause more damage. Gail now getting some offense, but havok in control still. Gail jumps off top rope, but is caught in Chokeslam. Havok retains.

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NXT Exchange: September 18th, 2014 http://www.diva-dirt.com/95884/nxt-exchange-september-18th-2014/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95884/nxt-exchange-september-18th-2014/#comments Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:45:42 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95884

Tune in to NXT on the WWE Network at 9pm ET.

Discuss the show in the comments!

RELATED: NXT Spoilers: September 18th – October 9th, 2014

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Impact Write-Up (September 17th, 2014): A Battle Royal Ends in Havok http://www.diva-dirt.com/95893/impact-write-up-september-17th-2014-a-battle-royal-ends-in-havok/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95893/impact-write-up-september-17th-2014-a-battle-royal-ends-in-havok/#comments Thu, 18 Sep 2014 20:28:49 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95893

Greetings Knockouts fans!

Welcome to a special Impact Write-Up! No, not special in a sense that we’re getting another paradox “Free PPV” episode from TNA this week but rather this being the first Impact Write-Up by the newest Diva Dirt team member, yours truly, Josue. As an avid TNA (and more importantly Knockouts) fan, I look forward to bringing you guys the weekly review for the women of TNA and hope that you guys will enjoy reading them as well. Now that we’ve gotten past the introductions, let’s jump right into the action!

This week, we have a Knockouts Battle Royal to determine who will be the new number one contender to face Gail Kim for the Knockouts Championship. Madison Rayne, Taryn Terell, Angelina Love, Velvet Sky, Rebel, Brittany and TNA’s newest Knockout Havok all want this same opportunity for the gold and waste little time fighting one another for it once the bell rings.

The Knockouts start off by each taking a different corner in the six sided ring with The Beautiful People double teaming Rebel, Brittany squaring off with Taryn and Havok starting things off with Madison. After choking out Madison to the ground, Havok decides to make her way around her fellow competitors and quickly delivers back shots to Angelina Love and Velvet Sky as they attempted to eliminate Rebel who too would receive a shot from Havok’s forearm.

Still not satisfied by the number of bodies she took down, Havok then sets her eyes on golden girl Taryn and takes her down with a blow to the face. Havok’s interruption allows Brittany to bide a few seconds to stay in the match but it isn’t enough to save her from Havok’s hit list as Havok would pick her up and slam her down to the mat in quick fashion.

Proudly having taking all her opponents down, Havok takes this opportunity to embrace her dominance by taunting them in the center the ring. Shortly after getting back on her feet, 2015 calendar cover girl, Velvet Sky signals to the rest of the Knockouts to unite and attack the common enemy! In an instant moment, Havok is surrounded by united force and brought to the ground!

The strategy is short lived, as it wouldn’t take long for Havok to break this circle of Knockouts by brushing them off her and shoving them out of her way. Jaded into a corner, Madison attempts a kick to Havok but gets her left leg caught at the hands of Havok who swings her over the top rope and attacks midsection for the first elimination of the match. Following Madison’s elimination, Taryn takes the opportunity for a sneak attack from behind by jumping on Havok’s back. Unable to get a hold of Taryn, Havok would use the ring ropes to sway her off and delivers the finishing strike for the second elimination. Brittany takes a different approach when confronting Havok and attacks her head on but Havok manages to stay on her feet. With no luck to bring Havok down, Brittany runs the ropes only to be hit by a clothesline and from Havok for her troubles. Havok then drags Brittany by the hair to a corner to inflict more damage by choking Brittany while she is down with her boot. Ambushed to a corner, Brittany leaps from Havok as she runs towards her and attempts to eliminate Havok using her legs but Havok is one step ahead and reverses one of Brittany’s punches with her own for Havok’s third elimination of the match.

Down to the final four, The Beautiful People continue their attacks towards Rebel; who has been fighting the duo solo thus far. After a running clothesline from Velvet to Rebel, Angelina takes her try at it but is eliminated when Rebel dodges it and lowers the top ropes sending Angelina outside the ring.

Suddenly without her partner, Velvet takes her turn against Havok but is quickly brought down. The underdog, Rebel, would then try her own sneak attack, similar to that of Taryn’s, jumping on Havok’s back. Havok manages to shake Rebel off and go straight for an attack but Rebel quickly evades Havok’s clutches by pulling out a split matrix dodge. Following an elbow connection, Rebel goes high risk but is punished when Havok stops her and vigorously tosses Rebel outside thing and onto the steel steps!

Narrowing down to the final two, Velvet strikes as many hits as she can; kicks, punches and all but to no avail. Instead, Havok chokes Velvet onto the corner and goes for the Air Raid Crash. Velvet is able to counter and goes for a sleeper hold but Havok’s size difference is enough to wear off Velvet’s hold. After managing to rid of Velvet’s hold, Havok goes for a leg drop but Velvet moves out of harms way just in time to run the ropes for a cross body. Havok catches Velvet in mid air and scoops her out the ring for the final elimination leaving HAVOKKKKKKKKK (in my Christy Hemme’s voice) your new number one contender for the Knockouts Title!

Later in the show, we catch up with the champion herself, Gail Kim, for thoughts on Havok’s victory:

Gail assures us she has no problem facing Havok as she’s never backed down from anyone that’s ever challenged her for the title. She says her real issue is Havok’s approach in harming people such as herself and Taryn Terrell. Gail concludes by reminding us that’s she’s never been afraid to get in the ring with anyone and Havok is no different.

Thoughts: Given how Havok has been booked since her debut a few weeks ago, it was pretty much a given that Havok was going to win this Battle Royal. I thought the match served it’s purpose in TNA continuing to build Havok’s dominance as she nearly eliminated everyone in this match except for Angelina, who was surprisingly eliminated by Rebel.

Speaking of Rebel, while I find her to be a fast learner, I’m still not sure if she’s ready to be wrestling full time just yet. Yes she was injured in this match because of her landing on to the steel steps but I’ve also noticed parts during the match where she wasn’t selling properly. Maybe I’m just being picky but I see tons of potential in Rebel so I really want her to craft as much of her work as she can. She spent most of the match against The Beautiful People so perhaps we’ll see them continue to feud with one another.

Gail’s promo just reminds my why I’ve always loved her as a fighting face champion and I cannot wait for her match against Havok!

That’ll do it for this week Knockouts fans! Hasta Luego!

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Your Two Cents: Predictions for Night of Champions http://www.diva-dirt.com/95886/your-two-cents-predictions-for-night-of-champions/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95886/your-two-cents-predictions-for-night-of-champions/#comments Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:38:46 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95886

Your Two Cents is our interactive feature where we ask for the opinions of our Twitter and Facebook followers.

This week, we’re asking this: What is your prediction for the Triple Threat Divas Title match at Night of Champions this Sunday? We’ve read your responses on our social media pages and picked some of the best submissions to highlight here on the website. As always, you can join the debate by leaving your comments!

  • Adrian Flores Kanellis: Nikki Bella wins the title, so the Bella Twins feud for the Divas Championship and AJ Lee/Paige‘s story keeps going deeply out of the title screen.
  • Ashley Matthew: Paige will pick up a surprise victory and retain after Brie Bella interferes to distract Nikki. That way, AJ and Paige can continue their feud in a singles match while Brie and Nikki will have a singles match regarding their feud. By doing this, I think both feuds will progress better.
  • @ashleymcgrath_: I think Nikki will win for sure! This past few months she’s really been showing she skills in the ring, and she deserves it!
  • @Erin_Lita_Berry: AJ takes the title after a Brie interference, taking out both Paige and Nikki and gaining AJ as an ally.
  • @hunty_lush23: Brie will help her sister win the match to prove her loyalty to her. So she can become the next contender for the title.
  • @IAmMikeKnight: Paige will retain by stealing the pin fall from one of the other 2 or with a roll up. Either way Paige will retain!
  • @ItsOnlyJustAlly: I see Stephanie McMahon costing AJ the title and Brie costing Nikki, leaving Paige to retain and more feuds!
  • @JuanMRodz: Paige will win! It’s too early to put the title on Nikki. Maybe the next PPV Nikki will be win.
  • @Justin481: Brie to interfere, costing Nikki the match. Match is now between AJ/Paige: I see a record-tying 3rd title reign for AJ.
  • Matthew Brown: Stephanie comes out to get a closer look at the match and to support Nikki. Brie comes out and starts brawling with Steph which distracts Nikki long enough for AJ to dispose of her then Paige sneaks behind AJ and locks in the Black Widow to add insult to injury and retains her title. This allows for both Brie/Nikki and Paige/AJ to keep feuding.
  • Steve Herr: Paige keeps the title. AJ goes ballistic.
  • Steven Fillmore: Paige will retain at Night of Champions. I predict that Brie will cost Nikki the title, and Stephanie may cost AJ the title as well. It would be a great way to further the Bella feud, Stephanie/AJ feud, as well as start a new feud for Paige.
  • @themib: Paige retains after Brie Bella gets involved to cost Nikki the title.
  • @Whitney5798: I see either AJ or Nikki winning, no way see Paige retaining.
  • Yasmin Walid: Well, after I read the SmackDown spoiler, I think the winner for this match is unpredictable… and this is good. As I can see that AJ/Paige feud is going to another level after this, and Nikki/Brie feud is still at its infancy, I guess it will ended up in DQ, where Brie costs Nikki the match when Nikki is about to pin either AJ or Paige.

And now we turn it over to you…

Give us your two cents! What is your prediction for Night of Champions?

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NXT Diva Reveals New Ring Name http://www.diva-dirt.com/95866/nxt-diva-reveals-new-ring-name/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95866/nxt-diva-reveals-new-ring-name/#comments Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:50:37 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95866

NXT Diva Lina Fanene has revealed her official WWE ring name on Twitter.

Fanene, who is a cousin of The Rock, will now be known as Zada.

Zada did not tweet about the new name initially, opting to make a subtle change to her Twitter handle, which is now @ZadaWWE.

A few hours ago, though, she made the official announcement, tweeting:

Zada reported to NXT back in May and recently appeared as one of Adam Rose‘s Rosebuds on an episode of NXT.

What do you think of her new name?

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Impact Wrestling Spoilers: October 8th & 15th, 2014 http://www.diva-dirt.com/95868/impact-wrestling-spoilers-october-8th-october-15th-2014/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95868/impact-wrestling-spoilers-october-8th-october-15th-2014/#comments Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:28:52 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95868 TNA taped its October 8th and 15th editions of Impact Wrestling last night. Partial spoilers below:

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* TNA Knockouts Champion Havok defeated Madison Rayne.
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Today in History: Beth Phoenix vs. Kelly Kelly at Night of Champions 2011 http://www.diva-dirt.com/95693/today-in-history-beth-phoenix-vs-kelly-kelly-at-night-of-champions-2011/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95693/today-in-history-beth-phoenix-vs-kelly-kelly-at-night-of-champions-2011/#comments Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:00:32 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95693

On this day in history:

September 18th, 2011 | At Night of Champions 2011, Beth Phoenix (with Natalya by her side) was determined to end the first Divas Title reign of Kelly Kelly (who had Eve Torres in her corner) and get her first taste of the title. However, the Glamazon had a track record of underestimating less experienced Divas, and this time was no different. In fact, much like in her Unforgiven 2007 match against Candice Michelle, Beth succumbed to a surprise roll-up, and Kelly managed to escape with the title.

What are your memories of this moment?

Also occurring today in history:
* 9/18/56 – The Fabulous Moolah defeats Judy Grable in the final of a tournament to become the first NWA Women’s Champion.
* 9/18/05 – Trish Stratus & Ashley Massaro defeat Victoria & Torrie Wilson at Unforgiven 2005.

Note: This was originally posted on 9/18/13.

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Impact Wrestling Feedback: September 17th, 2014 http://www.diva-dirt.com/95828/impact-wrestling-feedback-september-17th-2014/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95828/impact-wrestling-feedback-september-17th-2014/#comments Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:45:31 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95828

Tune in to Impact Wrestling on Spike TV at 9pm ET.

Discuss the show in the comments!

RELATED: Impact Wrestling Spoilers: September 10th & 17th, 2014

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WWE Main Event Redux (September 16th, 2014): Brie Makes the Girl Go Bye http://www.diva-dirt.com/95849/wwe-main-event-redux-september-16th-2014-brie-makes-the-girl-go-bye/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95849/wwe-main-event-redux-september-16th-2014-brie-makes-the-girl-go-bye/#comments Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:05:05 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95849

Hey Diva fans, what’s up? We’re ringing in a new age with the Main Event and Superstars Reduxes. Yours truly has moved on from Impact, and while it was a great year and I will miss writing about the Knockouts (some more than most) I’m super excited to be moving on to the Divas. So, without further ado, let’s kick this Redux off!

Out first is Brie Bella. It’s been a crazy, emotional few months for her thus far, between going toe to toe with the boss and her sister’s betrayal, but our favourite mother Earth still has a smile on her face and she looks gorge. As she hits the ring, we cut to an earlier interview of Nikki.

Renee Young quizzes Nikki about how she attacked Brie on Monday Night Raw unprovoked, and Nikki admits she doesn’t know where to begin. She talks about how Brie has walked all over her all their lives, stolen her boyfriends and turned their family against her. Nikki says it all changes Sunday when she will win the Divas title, and the rest of them will be kissing her “voluptuous derrière”.

I LOVE HER. Since watching Total Divas and her going heel in this feud, I can’t enough of Nikki Bella. Plus she looks fantastic.

But back to the match, before I start scrapbooking a #fitspiration book.

Brie’s opponent is none other than Cameron, which I keep spelling as Camerona. Cameron has her own drama going on as we saw on Total Divas this past Sunday. They’re covering the Funkadactyls split right now, and while it’s been a few months since for us, it’s nice that they tied Total Divas into Raw, with Cameron taking on Naomi. Can I just say as well that I’m a big fan of the fact that Cameron’s dyed her hair darker? All that blonde was just a big no.

The referee rings the bell but Cameron is still busy admiring her own beauty in the mirror she brought with her. Brie is already 100% done with that. Quickly enough, Cameron has tossed the mirror to the outside (hope it didn’t break, girl!) and she and Brie lock up forcefully on the ropes. Brie throws Cameron around like a rag doll and the former Funk is having none of it. She steps between the rope to get a breather as the ref holds Brie back.

Cameron gets back in the ring and Brie immediately gets the upper hand, working over Cameron’s arm. Cameron fights back with a big right hand to Brie’s jaw, and it stuns the Bella twin for a moment. But Brie comes back, dropping Cameron right on her face and then following up with a half crab leg hold. Someone’s been taking some tips from their husband. Speaking of, is he ever coming back?

Cameron manages to crawl to the ropes and the ref forces Brie to break the hold. We skip suddenly and Brie is flat on her back, with Cameron going for the pin. She gets a two count before Brie kicks out. Cameron has Brie on the middle rope and chokes her, then tries again for the win. Brie fights out of it after a count just shy of two.

Cameron has Brie in a chin lock now as the crowd starts with “Let’s Go Brie” chants. It spurs the former Divas champion on and she tries to break the hold, but Cameron knocks her back down and tries yet again to pin her. This time she gets a count of one. ‘YES’ chants break out now but Brie struggles to gain momentum. Cameron nails a suplex to keep her opponent down.

Brie’s had enough though, and she drives Cameron into the turnbuckle thrice before laying her out with a clothesline and some drop kicks. Brie then scales the top rope and declares that it’s Brie Mode time (which, really, means it’s time to get assbackwards drunk). Brie hits a huge missile drop kick a la Daniel Bryan, but it only gets her a two count.

Cameron tries to fight back and hit her finisher, but Brie is one step ahead and drops Cameron with a Bella Buster for the one, two, three count. Brie Bella is your winner! She celebrates as Cameron later retreats up the ramp, looking less than impressed.

Thoughts: I like Cameron’s gimmick, but I feel like it needs more development. She’s the mean girl, and she’s really catty but I think she’d benefit from some mic time and from being generally more aggressive. I know she’s still quite green (though she’s come on leaps and bounds!) and she couldn’t lead a match just yet, but I believe that given the time she could be miles better in future. She’s so much better as a heel, and I never want her to go face again.

I don’t know if I’ll ever be on board with Brie’s new music. I know it’s grown on other Diva Dirt writers (looking at you, Jack) but I feel like this is one hurdle I won’t even attempt to cross. Who’d have thought I’d actually end up liking ‘You can look but you can’t touch’? I mean, it is my Queen Nikki Bella’s theme now, so that’s probably why.

Back to Brie: I absolutely loved everything she was doing during her run with Stephanie; I was on the edge of my seat watching every week (even when she wasn’t there) and I expected her to come out of that feud really hot. Unfortunately I feel like the writing for the Bella twins hasn’t been as strong. Jerry Springer? Nah, and don’t even get me started on JJ. The DD family knows how I feel about that… It sucks because the Bellas are both seasoned now and they could pull off some serious business, and I really hope the feud picks up more steam. I’m very much looking forward to the day that they clash one on one, and I wouldn’t be surprised if Brie cost Nikki her match on Sunday.

Cameron is still improving and she’d probably do better against someone like Natalya, who can make everyone look good, but she and Brie pulled off a decent enough match.

Hope you enjoyed my new gig, guys! Until next time, ciao! x

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Exclusive: Tessa Blanchard on the Super 8 ChickFight Tournament, Following in Her Father’s Footsteps http://www.diva-dirt.com/95835/exclusive-tessa-blanchard-on-the-super-8-chickfight-tournament-following-in-her-fathers-footsteps/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95835/exclusive-tessa-blanchard-on-the-super-8-chickfight-tournament-following-in-her-fathers-footsteps/#comments Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:00:12 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95835 Photo: Joe Capristo

Her wrestling career spans mere months, but Tessa Blanchard already has enough stories to fill a book.

That has a lot to do with her being the daughter of Tully Blanchard, WWE Hall of Famer and legendary Four Horseman member.

In an exclusive interview with Diva Dirt’s Chris, Tessa shares how she decided to pursue wrestling after attending her father’s WWE Hall of Fame induction and how he reacted to her interest in the business.

As a competitor in the first ever Super 8 ChickFight tournament, Tessa solidifies her spot as one of women’s wrestling’s rising stars. She shares with us her thoughts on her competitors, one of which is Chasity Taylor, who she recently wrestled in a dark match prior to a SmackDown taping. Tessa discusses how this match came about, as well as what it was like performing as one of Adam Rose‘s Rosebuds.

All of this, along with talk on the nearly hour-long match that earned her the EWA Heavyweight Championship and the women she would choose to form an all-female version of the Four Horsemen, can be found in the interview below.
 
Listen below or download by right clicking here.


 
The first ever Super 8 ChickFight tournament takes place October 11th in Carney’s Point, New Jersey. For more information, click here.

Follow Tessa on Twitter: @teamTblanchard.

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Report: WWE to Develop More Risqué Divas Storylines http://www.diva-dirt.com/95837/report-wwe-to-develop-more-risque-divas-storylines/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95837/report-wwe-to-develop-more-risque-divas-storylines/#comments Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:29:08 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95837 Photo: WWE.com

According to a report from PWInsider (via PWMania), the WWE may be planning some more risqué angles involving the Divas.

As we’ve seen the past few weeks, sexual tension has been teased between Paige and AJ Lee in their feud over the Divas Championship. Apparently, a creative decision was made last week to push this angle even further. No reports have detailed what exactly is being planned.

In addition to the Paige and AJ storyline, we recently saw more risky behavior when Rosa Mendes suffered a “wardrobe malfunction” on Main Event.

According to the report, the WWE will apparently be having more “slip ups”, as well as using more minor adult language during their programming. However, as WWE does maintain partnerships with family friendly companies like Mattel, fans shouldn’t expect anything too risky.

Do you think this is the right direction for the Divas?

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Videos: Brooke and Robbie E Highlighted in ‘Amazing Race’ Promos http://www.diva-dirt.com/95822/videos-brooke-and-robbie-e-highlighted-in-amazing-race-promos/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95822/videos-brooke-and-robbie-e-highlighted-in-amazing-race-promos/#comments Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:00:07 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95822

A week from Friday, The Amazing Race returns for its 25th season, boasting a cast that includes TNA stars Brooke and Robbie E.

CBS has been airing promos ahead of the premiere, one of which introduces Brooke and Robbie:

CBS previously released videos highlighting the teams. In the videos, Brooke and Robbie show off their in-ring skills and tell us what gives them an edge on their opponents:

The Amazing Race season 25 premieres on Friday, September 26th at 8pm ET on CBS.

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Today in History: Trish Stratus’s Retirement Match Against Lita at Unforgiven 2006 http://www.diva-dirt.com/95689/today-in-history-trish-stratuss-retirement-match-against-lita-at-unforgiven-2006/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95689/today-in-history-trish-stratuss-retirement-match-against-lita-at-unforgiven-2006/#comments Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:00:34 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95689

On this day in history:

September 17th, 2006 | For Trish Stratus‘s retirement match, there could be no better opponent than Lita. Their Women’s Title match at 2006′s Unforgiven served as the culmination of the Divas’ storied history and, fittingly, it was a highly competitive match. Finishers were reversed and kicked out of, and Trish had to break out the Sharpshooter to finally get the win. Lita tapped out, allowing Trish to end her official career with one more Women’s Title victory to her name. The champ celebrated one last time, receiving a standing ovation from those around the ring.

What are your memories of this moment?

Note: This was originally posted on 9/17/12.

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Impact Wrestling Spoilers: September 24th & October 1st, 2014 http://www.diva-dirt.com/95811/impact-wrestling-spoilers-september-24th-october-1st-2014/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95811/impact-wrestling-spoilers-september-24th-october-1st-2014/#comments Wed, 17 Sep 2014 02:47:30 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95811 TNA taped its September 24th and October 1st editions of Impact Wrestling tonight. Spoilers below, courtesy of Diva Dirt reader Gerard.

Spoiler
Airing September 24th:
* Havok and Gail Kim had an intense brawl. Havok delivered a spinebuster on the concrete.

Airing October 1st:
* Havok beat Gail Kim to win the Knockouts Title. Havok hit a chokeslam for the finish. Gail looked strong but Havok was just better.

* Triple Threat Number One Contender’s match: Madison Rayne vs. Taryn Terrell vs. Angelina Love. Good match that saw Madison steal the win from Taryn.

* Brittany came out to console Samuel Shaw after he lost a Hardcore match to Bram. Her hair is black again.

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SmackDown Spoilers: September 19th, 2014 http://www.diva-dirt.com/95809/smackdown-spoilers-september-19th-2014/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95809/smackdown-spoilers-september-19th-2014/#comments Wed, 17 Sep 2014 02:21:24 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95809 Below are spoilers for this Friday’s edition of SmackDown:

Spoiler
* AJ Lee is out next for commentary. Paige defeated Nikki Bella in a non-title match. Fans chanted for CM Punk as AJ entered the ring with the Divas Title after the match. Paige demanded the title and they struggled for it. Nikki laid them both out and posed with the title.

(Source)

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WWE Main Event Viewing: September 16th, 2014 http://www.diva-dirt.com/95789/wwe-main-event-viewing-september-16th-2014/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95789/wwe-main-event-viewing-september-16th-2014/#comments Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:45:06 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95789

WWE Main Event airs tonight at 8pm ET on the WWE Network.

Discuss the show in the comments!

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Raw Redux (September 15th, 2014): Paige Puts the Threat in Triple Threat http://www.diva-dirt.com/95768/raw-redux-september-15th-2014-paige-puts-the-threat-in-triple-threat/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95768/raw-redux-september-15th-2014-paige-puts-the-threat-in-triple-threat/#comments Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:52:31 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95768

Afternoon one and all and welcome to this week’s Monday Night Raw Redux. We were lucky enough to have to Divas matches again this week, one spotlighting the title picture and another focusing on the fallout from Total Divas. Three Diva rivalries are thrust into the limelight tonight and Lana even got to main event the entire show! I’m as shocked as you lot! Let’s jump right into the action and hope that there is no acting from Bella dad Jonathan Garcia in sight!

TO THE VIDEO!

Already in the ring is the Divas Champion Paige, and I begin crying tears of bitterness and anger at the fact I didn’t get to see her complete entrance and scream with her in-sync. WWE, those Mo Fos. Out next is Nikki Bella, and she’s looking absolutely unreal. She’s also now billed from San Diego, California although maybe that should be from John Cena’s back pocket?

BRIIIEEE MODDDDEEE!

I hear a new CFO$ track (that has really grown on me by the way) and it belongs to Mother Nature’s finest kiss-up, Brie Bella! Brie is rocking the red (again) and I’m sure all of you fashion fans out there are annoyed at her lack of attire change recently. She had blue on in the match preview graphic, give us some of that! Finally, AJ Lee is lighting things up during her entrance and Paige is beside herself with glee that her frenemy has arrived.

Brie and Nikki start the match and it looks like Nikki is going to back up her words… and then she legs it and tags in Paige. The Anti-Diva and the Cookie Cutter lock-up, with Brie getting the better of this test of strength. Paige rallies back though in a major way, decking Brie with a massive kick to the chest, a strike that show follows up with a club to the back. After some skipping (obviously), Paige knees Brie’s chest through the ropes and Brie’s chest has perhaps just gotten a bit flatter! Good job she wasn’t the one with the boob job otherwise those things will have been busted!

Paige then locks in a basic chinlock submission and I’m not going to show favouritism here – the move is totally boring. Brie breaks free and tries to pump herself up with some forearms, only to be cut off by a punch to the gut and a blasting forehead. An unsuccessful pin ensues before Paige hilariously taunts AJ, making fun of Brie by suggesting AJ tag her in. Paige uses Brie’s hand to blow AJ a kiss before Brie comes to life, rolling up Paige for two.

Paige reasserts her dominance with another hard headbutt before going for a boring submission yet again. Before the submission though, she did pretend to go to tag Nikki in and that was nice, if not a little rushed looking. Ater being locked in for a short while, Brie hits a jawbreaker and tries to make a tag, only for Nikki to pull AJ Lee right off the apron. AJ sold it like a champ too. Shame she isn’t one though! [/Paige Fangirling] With Brie distracted, Paige grabs the nature-lover and destroys her with the RamPaige. This one is over!

After the match, Nikki attacks Brie, adding insult to injury with a Rack Attack. Brie sold it to perfection. Say what you will about Brie’s acting, yet the girl can sell in the ring. Nikki struts off looking all dignified, moody and sexy, which leaves Paige to celebrate alone. AJ then mimics Paige skip for skip around the ring. I haven’t seen this much skipping since Rosa and her skipping rope antics:

Aah, those good old days….

Our next segment starts with a look at messiah Steph McMahon‘s upcoming fitness magazine spread. Stephanie has muscles in places I didn’t know muscles existed. What a milf!

Moving swiftly on before I need a lay down, we return to the arena to see Cameron and Naomi ready to scrap in the ring. We see a Total Divas recap and then these two let loose!

I was living for the opening, which saw these two throwdown big time. Major hair-pulling and punches to the face between the glowstick lookalikes! This is what the Jerry Springer segment should have been like! Naomi gets the better of the aggressive tussle, pummeling Cameron with forearms and possibly knocking some teeth out by the looks of things! Cameron reverses an Irish whip only for Naomi to gain the momentum back in her favor by shoving her arse in Cameron’s face. The naughty schoolgirl did not like that however, and she proves it with a stiff forearm that sends Naomi to the outside.

The referee is told to count Naomi out by Cameron, yet then Green Machine makes it back in before the count of 10. Cameron keeps the aggression going, choking Naomi on the ropes before hitting a weak kick and a nice suplex. Cameron then mocks her former Funkadactyl partner with their old dance move. Cameron then hits a funky split-leg drop and tries to pin Naomi, who has her stomach to the mat.

That’s right. She’s laying on her front. LMAO. Forget Girl, Bye!. More like Girl, go and learn the basics! Let’s hope that was intentional as part of her character…

Undeterred after showcasing her lack of the basics, Cam applies a nice submission on Naomi, crippling Mrs Fatu’s back. Naomi makes it back to her feet, only for Cameron to yank her right back down. Having that much hair can be a disadvantage at times – Cameron ripped at that weave! After a one count, Cameron locks in a chinlock before transitioning it back to the submission from beforehand, driving her feet into Naomi’s spine.

Naomi gets the crowd behind her again and manages to make it to the corner, only for Cameron to shut her sunset flip attempt down, which seemed kind of off. Either way, Cameron carries on professionally, hitting a snapmare and sloppy running dropkick, a combination that nets her a near fall. Cameron then locks her submission of choice in yet again. Will it be third time lucky….

No.

Naomi powers out and finally manages to get that sunset flip she was after earlier! Instead of going for a pin though, Naomi tangles Cameron amongst several flailing limbs, crushing every organ in her upper body. Cameron taps before Naomi can even apply the complete submission. I don’t think it has a name yet but whatever it is, that thing looks sick!

Finally, we move on to the main event, which sees Mark Henry face-off with Rusev and his glimmering Ice Queen, Lana. How bloody incredible does she look? I think I may need that lay down again. As much as I am thrilled that Lana has been given a chance to end Raw, really showing how much faith WWE has in her, the promo was literally the same type of thing we’ve seen from her before. She also didn’t get physical or provide any form of interesting distraction sadly. Still, she was as solid and reliable as ever despite the repetitive dialogue.

Thoughts: Let’s start off with Lana main eventing Raw – who expected that curveball? I am over the moon her, Rusev and Mark Henry got the chance to end the show and it was refreshing that WWE decided to do that. What wasn’t refreshing though was the story. The promo, whilst impeccably delivered, was as dull as dishwater considering we’ve heard it 604663974 bazillion times. We’ve even seen the whole USA vs. Russia thing before and we honestly move on to a rivalry for the Russians that isn’t about nationality. Mark Henry should be concentrating on the tag team division and not this. People are speculating that Kurt Angle could return next week, leading to the ultimate example of American glory taking Rusev on, and whilst that would give Rusev and Lana a major rub, there’s no way Kurt would return just to lose, and I don’t want Lana or Rusev losing for the sake of someone’s return.

Now let’s talk the tag match. What we saw was kind of disappointing if I’m honest as the way the storyline is progressing is completely lacking for me at this stage. We did see nice character traits get showcased like Paige’s humor and Nikki’s cowardliness yet other than that, the segment left me pulling my hair out.

I understand that the PPV has a Championship theme and throwing Nikki in the mix is good for her own character and relationship with Stephanie and I don’t mind her inclusion, yet, it seems none of the others mind either. AJ got pulled hard off the apron and she just lets Nikki get away? She attacked Nikki on SmackDown a few weeks ago for practically no reason and now she has a motive and she just ignores her? Paige is having to defend her title against Nikki come Sunday and she hardly even gives a second glance? I didn’t believe any of it. There was no tension regarding the PPV bout or hype for the match itself from the competitors at all.

As for Brie and Nikki’s feud, the writing is so hit-and-miss. I forgot to mention this last week so I’ll mention it now. Two SmackDowns ago, Brie pulled AJ off of Nikki when the unhinged one as attacking her. Where has the follow-up to this been? Absolutely nowhere. We saw no tension between AJ and Brie this week and the Raw writers seemingly ignored SmackDown like most other people and filed to reference that in the Jerry Springer segment. Brie has gone from apologizing to her sister and saving her from an attack to calling her classless and wanting to beat her up. I get that Brie would snap eventually yet the way it has been delivered is sloppy.

As for AJ and Paige, should Paige defend at the pay-per-view, I want them to have one last submission match on an episode of Main Event or Raw and then that be the end of it. Sadly, I’m now bored of waiting for WWE to up the anti a little more.

Onto the better match of the night, Naomi vs. Cameron. The start was so catty and aggressive, I absolutely loved it. Cameron proved the haters wrong and held her own, should you see her horrendous split-pin attempt as intentional. If it wasn’t, then I’ll allow the world’s largest ball of tumbleweed to roll right on through this Redux! I feel like the period of the match with Cameron’s third submission in it was a mistake, as the girls repeated the corner sunset flip spot that they tried earlier. This potential miscommunication didn’t take away from the match in any way though as it just made Cameron look like she could scout Naomi’s moves and then shut her down. Overall, a decent match, even if Cameron’s timing was off when she tapped out!

All-in-all, a mixed bag this week. The shows after pay-per-views are often the best ones of the month, and I’m hoping that the fallout from Sunday re-energizes the division. Even though Paige’s second title reign is still in it’s infancy, the writing has meant that I honestly wouldn’t be opposed to seeing Paige drop the title to Nikki Bella. I have the rest of the week to concrete decide on my pay-per-view prediction, so until that post on Sunday, I’m not going to spill all my beans just yet. Until then, don’t pull as much hair out as I have over the poor booking. Speaking of hair, I think I’ll have to get a weave now to cover the bald spots. Perhaps I should try Cameron’s hair stylist? *Crickets*

cricket

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‘Independent Women’, Episode 22: “Say Cheese” http://www.diva-dirt.com/95798/independent-women-episode-22-say-cheese/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95798/independent-women-episode-22-say-cheese/#comments Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:44:48 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95798

In the latest episode of Independent Women – titled “Say Cheese” – Cheerleader Melissa checks out a photo booth in Tokyo, Japan.

She poses for photos with fellow wrestlers Kris Wolf and Starfire after they navigate the unique options the booth offers.

Watch the episode below:

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Independent Women is Diva Dirt’s original web series that gives fans a peek behind the scenes at the lives of women’s wrestlers on the independent scene, from life on the road to the action backstage.

If you are a well-known indy wrestler interested in getting involved, please contact us!

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Video: Nikki Bella Promises to Leave Night of Champions With the Divas Title http://www.diva-dirt.com/95791/video-nikki-bella-promises-to-leave-night-of-champions-with-the-divas-title/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95791/video-nikki-bella-promises-to-leave-night-of-champions-with-the-divas-title/#comments Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:28:17 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95791

After last night’s Raw, Nikki spoke to Eden on Raw Fallout about her chances at this Sunday’s Night of Champions.

Confident, Nikki told Eden that she will walk out of the Triple Threat match as the Divas Champion and make Stephanie McMahon proud.

As for her post-match attack on Brie on Raw, Nikki says that that’s what happens when you live in someone else’s shadow.

Watch the interview below:

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Video: Preview for Sunday’s ‘Total Divas’ Teases Fight Between Natalya and Summer Rae http://www.diva-dirt.com/95783/video-preview-for-sundays-total-divas-teases-fight-between-natalya-and-summer-rae/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95783/video-preview-for-sundays-total-divas-teases-fight-between-natalya-and-summer-rae/#comments Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:47:40 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95783

The official preview for this Sunday’s episode of Total Divas teases a big blow up fight between Natalya and Summer Rae.

The Divas, who have been at odds since Summer joined the show last season, are seen fighting on the side of the road as Rosa Mendes attempts to play peacemaker.

Watch the preview below:

Total Divas airs Sundays at 9pm ET on E!.

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‘Total Divas’ Ratings: 0.974 Viewers for ‘Mo’ Marriage, Mo’ Problems’ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95777/total-divas-ratings-0-974-viewers-for-mo-marriage-mo-problems/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95777/total-divas-ratings-0-974-viewers-for-mo-marriage-mo-problems/#comments Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:20:50 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95777 Photo: WWE.com

This week’s episode of Total Divas dipped in the ratings, drawing 974,000 viewers according to TV By the Numbers.

This is down from last week’s season premiere, which drew 1.2 million viewers.

The episode earned a 0.5 in 18-49 demo, down a bit from last week’s 0.6.

This is by no means a series low for Total Divas: that would go to last season’s “Red and Gold”, which drew 0.75 million viewers.

This Sunday’s episode will compete with WWE’s Night of Champions Pay-Per-View.

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Diva Dirt Weekly for the Week Ending September 15th, 2014 http://www.diva-dirt.com/95763/diva-dirt-weekly-for-the-week-ending-september-15th-2014/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95763/diva-dirt-weekly-for-the-week-ending-september-15th-2014/#comments Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:00:34 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95763

Each week following Raw, Diva Dirt Weekly will take a look back at the week preceding it, hitting every noteworthy event along the way, from Impact Wrestling to SmackDown to Raw.

Joining the audio will be Chris, Erin and our host Jake.

We cover the following events:

  • Impact Wrestling (9/10/14): Velvet Sky is revealed as the 2015 Knockouts calendar cover girl and gets the win for her team in a Mixed Tag Team match against Rebel‘s team. Havok steals Gail Kim‘s Knockouts Title and fights her throughout the arena.
  • NXT Takeover 2 (9/11/14): Charlotte retains the NXT Women’s Title by defeating Bayley. Sasha Banks attacks Bayley post-match and Charlotte makes the save.
  • Total Divas Season 3, Episode 2: “Mo’ Marriage, Mo’ Problems” (9/14/14)
  • Raw (9/15/14): Nikki Bella and Paige defeat AJ Lee and Brie Bella. Naomi defeats Cameron.
  • We give our predictions for the Triple Threat Divas Title match at Night of Champions.

Listen below or download by right clicking here.


 

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Today in History: Beth Phoenix vs. Candice Michelle at Unforgiven 2007 http://www.diva-dirt.com/95685/today-in-history-beth-phoenix-vs-candice-michelle-at-unforgiven-2007/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95685/today-in-history-beth-phoenix-vs-candice-michelle-at-unforgiven-2007/#comments Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:00:17 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95685

On this day in history:

September 16th, 2007 | Since winning the Women’s Title from Melina at Vengeance, Candice Michelle was on a roll. When she came up against the Glamazon Beth Phoenix at Unforgiven 2007, though, her days as Women’s Champion seemed to be numbered. But, true to her underdog status, Candice beat the odds, overcoming a match-long beating to roll up Beth for a surprise pin and retain her title.

What are your memories of this moment?

Also occurring today in history:
* 9/16/12 – Eve Torres (subbing for the injured Kaitlyn) defeats Layla to win the Divas Title at Night of Champions 2012.

Note: This was originally posted on 9/16/13.

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Coming Next Monday: LVD TV http://www.diva-dirt.com/95758/coming-next-monday-lvd-tv/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95758/coming-next-monday-lvd-tv/#comments Tue, 16 Sep 2014 01:25:45 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95758

Coming next Monday to Diva Dirt: LVD TV, a monthly web series produced by and starring indy wrestler Leah Von Dutch.

The series will be shot and edited by Leah herself, giving us a unique look at the life of an up and coming indy star.

Watch the official teaser below:

Leah, who has wrestled for SHIMMER, SHINE and Ring of Honor, currently holds both the CCW Ladies Championship and the XBW Championship. Check out her matches on ClickWrestle.

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Raw Response: September 15th, 2014 http://www.diva-dirt.com/95730/raw-response-september-15th-2014/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95730/raw-response-september-15th-2014/#comments Mon, 15 Sep 2014 23:30:11 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95730

Tune in to Raw on the USA Network at 8pm ET, as well as the pre-show and post-show on the WWE Network.

Discuss the show in the comments!

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Video: Nikki Bella Has Some Car Confusion in a ‘Total Divas’ Bonus Clip http://www.diva-dirt.com/95752/video-nikki-bella-has-some-car-confusion-in-a-total-divas-bonus-clip/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95752/video-nikki-bella-has-some-car-confusion-in-a-total-divas-bonus-clip/#comments Mon, 15 Sep 2014 21:42:05 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95752

In a bonus clip from last night’s episode of Total Divas, Nikki Bella has a bit of a car mix up.

When discussing the egg freezing process with her, John Cena uses a car analogy, saying that saving her current eggs for later on would be like “turning back the odometer.”

Nikki likens in to getting in the DeLorean, but butchers the pronunciation of the famous Back to the Future time traveling car.

It takes a while for her to pronounce it correctly, and in the meantime John has some fun at her expense.

Watch the bonus clip below:

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Total Divas Redux: ‘Mo’ Marriage, Mo’ Problems’ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95743/total-divas-redux-mo-marriage-mo-problems/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95743/total-divas-redux-mo-marriage-mo-problems/#comments Mon, 15 Sep 2014 21:24:24 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95743

This week, things are going to go a little differently. I’m subbing for Cryssi, but as I don’t have the same zeal for reality TV that she does, I’m going to tackle this Redux in a more linear way. This might be a huge flop, but here we go!

This week’s episode kicked off right where we left off, with John Cena approaching Nikki Bella about her hormone stash. He’s upset, and she confesses.

Surprisingly (where’s a sarcasm emoticon when you need it?), John isn’t angry with her. In fact, he’s relieved! He saw the needles and thought she might be taking illegal drugs. He asks her why she couldn’t have been up front with him about it, but she doesn’t know what to say.

Nikki notes that the fact that John isn’t pelting her with questions isn’t a good sign. Uh oh.

Elsewhere, Brie Bella and Daniel Bryan are moving in to their new home – the first that Brie has owned. While packing, they get into a discussion about Daniel’s illicit kickpad habit. He’s a kickpad whore, you see. He’s now roped Brie into his addiction. It’s only a matter of time before their home is overrun with kickpads and Josie gets lost amongst them. They better get a bell for her collar.

Later on, Nikki goes out to eat with Eva Marie and Natalya, sharing her don’t do drugs hormone conversation with John. Natalya compares her to a kid that got caught and yelled at. Thanks Nattie. Now I’m picturing this:

Eva discusses her attempts to get her husband Jonathan to convert to Catholicism, which aren’t going well. Since she and Nikki are both in the doghouse, she suggests that they have sleepovers. They can braid each other’s hair and pray on the rosary.

At Raw, Rosa Mendes and Natalya arrive, Rosa throwing some compliments Santino Marella‘s way. I wonder if she liked him with the unibrow. They go to see Sandra (!!!), who is making new gear for Rosa.

Sandra gets a face full of Rosa’s boobs and likes her new painted-on jeans. She thinks she could rock those. Hell yeah.

Brie and Daniel arrive, Daniel complaining of shoulder pain. Brie suggests that he get it checked out. We know where this is going…

During Raw, Naomi and Cameron get called in to talk with Mark Carrano. Naomi says that when Mark has news, he might as well get “Bad News” Barrett to deliver it. That’s probably the most accurate statement ever uttered on this show.

Mark, of course, has bad(ish) news. He says Cameron and Naomi aren’t going to be wrestling as a tag team anymore. Cameron will be managing Naomi, who is getting a singles push. Cameron, obviously, is not happy about this. She sees it as a demotion, and complains about it to Natalya and Eva Marie. Natalya admits that Cameron isn’t as strong of a wrestler as Naomi is, but chalks it up to her getting called up from developmental too soon. Ominously, she tells Cameron, “this isn’t for everyone.”

Brie and Daniel get the keys to their new home, and it’s not long before they’re at odds. Brie’s focused on giving the house some cosmetic upgrades, while Daniel wants to invest in solar panels and a gym. Daniel thinks Brie should be more budget-conscious (though solar panels and a home gym aren’t something you can pick up at Wal-Mart, Daniel), but she think she’s being reasonable with her requests. She complains that they’re only doing what he wants. He informs her that they always do what she wants. In fact, the whole wedding was what she wanted! Brie doesn’t know what to say to that, so she leaves.

Cut to Brie and Nikki doing some home decor shopping. Brie’s looking for a dining table within her budget. She recounts her fight with Daniel, saying that he dared to compare her to Nikki. Ouch – Nikki just got double dissed.

Later, Nikki is out with John. They discuss the egg freezing dilemma, and John goes back to their core problem: they want different things out of life. He fears that he may lose Nikki one day. She says this isn’t true, but if they continue down this path as if John isn’t obviously going to change his tune eventually, someone’s going to get hurt.

She tells him she’ll stop the egg freezing process if he wants her to, but he won’t ask her to do that. And the merry-go-round keeps moving..

Cameron, angsty about her career troubles, heads to the studio. She vents about her frustrations and gets emotional. She says that being next to Naomi, who is a “super athlete”, makes her look like an asshole.

While there, she helped produce a song dedicated to the WWE. She tweeted the finished product last night:

It’s sweet, but I’m not sure what the objective is here. I guess she’s going to retweet/repost fans send in? I’m gonna wait to pass judgment on this project until we see it in action.

Nikki and Brie go to a coffee shop, where she gets some cute “Yes!” chants from passersby. Nikki tells Brie that she’s decided not to freeze her eggs. Brie’s not happy. She says this is part of a selfish pattern with John: he sees his life might be altered, and gets Nikki to change her mind. She says, appropriately:

Nikki tries to link it to how Brie is having problems compromising with Daniel, but Brie reminds Nikki that she’s the one sacrificing everything, not John. She gets frustrated with the back and forth and suggests that Nikki leave her out of it, saying that she doesn’t want Nikki to wake up one day and realize what a big mistake she’s made. The sisters make up shortly after, Brie admitting that she just wants to be the “good pixie” on Nikki’s shoulder. Nikki then says what’s my favorite like from the episode: “Well, since neither of us is pregnant, why don’t we get a drink?”

Meanwhile, Naomi and Jimmy Uso are having drinks, discussing her problems with Cameron. She asks him if he’s enjoying being half of the Tag Team Champions, and he asks her how she likes being Divas Champion. Ouch. That one was below the belt. He reminds her that she is going to have to be a singles competitor to be Divas Champion, but she doesn’t want to leave her friend behind. He think they’ve done all they can do as a team, demonstrating the dance they’ve been doing for two years:

A+ imitation! Someone give him some pom poms. Naomi returns the favor by imitating his own entrance ritual. The Funkadactyls get my vote here, personally.

Later, Brie is informed by Daniel that he needs surgery on his neck.

He’s going to have it in the next week. This is really bad timing, since Daniel now holds the WWE and World Heavyweight Titles.

Later still, Brie and Nikki visit their nieces and nephews. Nikki catches baby fever again, and starts to reconsider her decision to cancel the egg freezing.

At Raw, Daniel takes to the ring to announce that he is undergoing surgery on his neck. He’ll be having the surgery in Pittsburgh, while Brie is in New York doing press. She talks to him on the phone pre-surgery and has an epiphany about their earlier fight. Daniel’s injury has put things back into perspective for her, which she tells him after his surgery.

Nikki works out with John and jokes about bursting her ovaries by lifting too much weight. John then mock-prays for that to happen. Did I just find Cena endearing? On Total Divas? What planet am I on? She tells him that she’s decided to go through with freezing her eggs. He doesn’t give her much support, but he doesn’t freak out either, so…

On Main Event, Naomi wrestles Paige with Cameron at ringside. Cameron realizes that she’s not enjoying this.

RELATED: WWE Main Event Redux (June 17th, 2014): Naomi Causes Two Upsets

Brie and Daniel meet with the WWE’s physician, who tells him that he’s going to need more recovery time. Brie’s wearing her Payback dress here. Hm…

Later, Cameron meets with Mark, telling him that she’s considering moving back down to NXT and train. Mark tells her if she does that, she might not be brought back up. She tells Nikki, Naomi and Jimmy about this, and none of them are crazy about the idea.

Naomi pulls Cameron aside and accuses her of trying to walk out on her. She tells her that she’s not thinking about the group. Accurate! I’m on Naomi’s side with this one – what Cameron does affects her, and it wasn’t right for Cameron to make such a big decision without her.

Lastly, we see Nikki break down her hormone schedule for John, and he volunteers to take care of her after surgery. Aw… a happy ending.

Next week, Summer Rae returns! Start thinking calm thoughts, Nattie.

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Lucha Underground Spoilers: Episode 4 http://www.diva-dirt.com/95735/lucha-underground-spoilers-episode-4/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95735/lucha-underground-spoilers-episode-4/#comments Mon, 15 Sep 2014 18:00:35 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95735 Lucha Underground taped its third and fourth episodes over the weekend in Los Angeles. There were no women involved in episode 3. Spoilers for episode 4 below:

Spoiler
* Sexy Star vs. Ivelisse Velez. Both cut a promo on each other before the match. Sexy Star wins via a rollup.

* Note: Maxine will be going by the name Karlita.

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Diva Dirt Countdown Vote: Best Women’s Champion http://www.diva-dirt.com/95722/diva-dirt-countdown-vote-best-womens-champion/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95722/diva-dirt-countdown-vote-best-womens-champion/#comments Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:21:34 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95722

Diva Dirt wants to hear your voice! With Night of Champions coming up, along with the fourth anniversary of the retirement of the Women’s Championship, the next poll for our video feature Diva Dirt Countdown is for best Women’s Champion.

It’s up to you to determine the top five.

Vote this week and tune in on Sunday to see who makes the top five! The poll will close Thursday morning.

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Match of the Week: Jessicka Havok vs. Shanna http://www.diva-dirt.com/95726/match-of-the-week-jessicka-havok-vs-shanna/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95726/match-of-the-week-jessicka-havok-vs-shanna/#comments Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:57:28 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95726

This week’s ClickWrestle Match of the Week is Jessicka Havok vs. Shanna from WSU Secret Show 3.

All week, this match’s price will be cut in half: from $2.49 to just $1.25.

Click here to view a preview of the match and purchase.

Download more full-length women’s wrestling matches from top promotions including SHIMMER, NCW Femmes Fatales, Pro Wrestling EVE, WSU, ChickFight and more only on ClickWrestle.

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Today in History: Lita Returns, Saves Trish Stratus http://www.diva-dirt.com/95674/today-in-history-lita-returns-saves-trish-stratus-2/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95674/today-in-history-lita-returns-saves-trish-stratus-2/#comments Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:00:42 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95674

On this day in history:

September 15th, 2003 | With foes like Gail Kim and Molly Holly constantly on her case, Trish Stratus was figuratively outnumbered. When she was booked in a handicap match against Gail and Molly, she was literally outnumbered. Gail and Molly won the match easily and wanted to do some extra damage post-match, but before they could completely dismantle Trish, Lita made a surprise return, saving her former (and future) adversary with some impressive new moves. The odds were officially evened.

What are your memories of this moment?

Also occurring today in history:
* 9/15/98 – Jacqueline defeats Sable to win the reinstated Women’s Title.
* 9/15/13 – AJ Lee defeats Brie Bella, Naomi and Natalya in a Fatal Four-Way match to retain the Divas Title at Night of Champions 2013.

Note: This was originally posted on 9/15/12.

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Video: ‘After Total Divas’ for Season 3, Episode 2 Feat. Naomi http://www.diva-dirt.com/95717/video-after-total-divas-for-season-3-episode-2-feat-naomi/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95717/video-after-total-divas-for-season-3-episode-2-feat-naomi/#comments Mon, 15 Sep 2014 02:27:17 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95717

With the conclusion of Total Divas comes After Total Divas, the official after show in which Renee Young and Alicia Fox break down the events of each episode.

This week, they talk episode two, which featured Nikki Bella‘s egg freezing dilemma, Brie Bella dealing with Daniel Bryan‘s neck surgery and a career crisis for Cameron.

They’re joined Naomi, who talks about Cameron’s frustration at being demoted.

Watch the latest After Total Divas below:

What did you think of this week’s episode?

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Total Divas Talk: ‘Mo’ Marriage, Mo’ Problems’ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95671/total-divas-talk-mo-marriage-mo-problems/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95671/total-divas-talk-mo-marriage-mo-problems/#comments Mon, 15 Sep 2014 00:45:19 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95671

Total Divas airs tonight at 9pm ET on E!.

Tonight’s episode is titled “Mo’ Marriage, Mo’ Problems”.

Discuss the show in the comments!

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Diva Dirt Countdown: Top 5 Future Hall of Famers http://www.diva-dirt.com/95665/diva-dirt-countdown-top-5-future-hall-of-famers/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95665/diva-dirt-countdown-top-5-future-hall-of-famers/#comments Sun, 14 Sep 2014 16:00:10 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95665

Diva Dirt Countdown takes on various aspects of women’s wrestling, ranking them and presenting them to you.

Hosted by Diva Dirt’s Jake, its aim is to prompt debates about everything from matches and clothing to entrances, music and more.

This week’s Diva Dirt Countdown takes on future WWE Hall of Famers, featuring what you chose as the top five.

Watch the latest Diva Dirt Countdown below:

Do you agree with the list?

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Today in History: Angelina vs. Taylor, Kong vs. ODB in a Falls Count Anywhere Match at No Surrender 2008 http://www.diva-dirt.com/95429/today-in-history-angelina-vs-taylor-kong-vs-odb-in-a-falls-count-anywhere-match-at-no-surrender-2008/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95429/today-in-history-angelina-vs-taylor-kong-vs-odb-in-a-falls-count-anywhere-match-at-no-surrender-2008/#comments Sun, 14 Sep 2014 13:00:24 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95429

On this day in history:

September 14th, 2008 | At No Surrender 2008, the stakes were high in two Knockouts matches: Taylor Wilde defended her Knockouts Title against Angelina Love, while Awesome Kong and ODB went head-to-head in a Falls Count Anywhere match. Taylor was able to hang on to the title with some help from Rhyno, who thwarted Kip James‘s attempt to interfere. Kong, meanwhile, was aided to victory by Raisha Saeed, who supplied the table that Kong slammed ODB through to score the pin.

What are your memories of these moments?

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Vote for the Star of the Week Ending September 13th, 2014 http://www.diva-dirt.com/95623/vote-for-the-star-of-the-week-ending-september-13th-2014/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95623/vote-for-the-star-of-the-week-ending-september-13th-2014/#comments Sat, 13 Sep 2014 21:00:37 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95623

Whose star shone brightest this week? You tell us!

With our Star of the Week poll, we’ll pick the week’s top five women in wrestling and let you choose who is number one.

The poll will open each Saturday and close on Sunday afternoon.

Let’s take a look at this week’s top five:

AJ Lee

AJ Lee got the upper hand in her feud with Paige this week, nabbing the win for their team on Raw and borrowing the Paige Turner to send her a message on SmackDown.

Charlotte

Charlotte retained the NXT Women’s Title by defeating Bayley at NXT Takeover 2 and stopped a post-match attack on Bayley by former teammate Sasha Banks.

Havok

Havok stole Gail Kim‘s Knockouts Title on Impact and fought with her around the arena, taking out a few security guards in impressive fashion.
 

Naomi

Naomi overcame a numbers disadvantage on Superstars, defeating Summer Rae despite repeated distractions by Layla.
   

Velvet Sky

Velvet Sky scored a sneaky win over Rebel and her team in a Mixed Tag Team match on on Impact and was announced as the cover girl for the 2015 Knockouts calendar.

 

Winner: Charlotte (38%)

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Full Results: WSU Resurgence http://www.diva-dirt.com/95615/live-coverage-wsu-resurgence/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95615/live-coverage-wsu-resurgence/#comments Sat, 13 Sep 2014 19:45:28 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95615

Diva Dirt presents live coverage of WSU Resurgence, taking place this afternoon at the Flyers Skate Zone in Voorhees, New Jersey, and live on iPPV.

The main event sees LuFisto put her WSU World Championship on the line against Allysin Kay, while C.U.N.T. (Kimber Lee and Annie Social) look to regain their WSU Tag Team Championships from the Juicy Product (David Starr and JT Dunn). Jessicka Havok is also set to make an appearance on the show.

WSU Resurgence airs live on iPPV from 4pm ET (9pm GMT). You can order the show at Highspots.tv.

Live results will appear below.

Jenny Rose defeated Marti Belle. A fun, fast-paced match to start proceedings, Rose and Belle both being quick but cautious, trying to outsmart each other with sneaky roll-ups and submissions. In the end it was Rose that picked up the win with a schoolgirl.

Cherry Bomb defeated Miss Diss Lexia. A solid performance from Lexia, making her WSU debut and getting plenty of nice offense in, but ultimately falling short to Cherry Bomb, who got the win with the Best Superkick Ever.

Nevaeh and Brittany Blake defeated Niya Barela and Jessie Kaye. This was all about the rookie upstart Brittany Blake, who took a TON of damage in the ring from both Niya and Kaye over an immense period of time, before finally making a hot tag to Nevaeh, who cleaned house, taking out both opponents. Eventually a miscommunication between Niya and Blake allowed Nevaeh to hit a German on Blake for the three-count. After the match, Niya attacked Blake, and the pair brawled to the outside.

Sassy Stephie comes to the ring with Madamoiselle Rachelle. Stephie delivers some snark in Jessicka Havok’s direction, and says she doesn’t have an opponent tonight. Enter Solo Darling.

Sassy Stephie defeated Solo Darling. Solo immediately went for a hug, but Stephie threw her off. Stephie dominated the early stages of the match, but Solo came back into it with a back-to-back senton, before a quick ingestion of sugar galvanised her. Solo had the match won when she hit the Hug Factor, but Rachelle interjected before a three-count could be made, allowing Stephie to hit Kiss My Sass for the win. Good match, and a great performance from Solo Darling on her WSU debut.

Athena defeated Hania. Match of the night so far by a country mile, as two of the most exciting women on the roster threw everything they had at each other in wave upon wave of high-octane action. Athena got the win with an O-Face but Hania can be extremely proud of her contribution to that match.

Juicy Product (David Starr and JT Dunn) defeated C.U.N.T. (Annie Social and Kimber Lee) to retain the WSU Tag Team Championships. Rick Cataldo was accompanying Juicy Product, having “diva-fied” them (read: put them in tutus). David Starr and JT Dunn got the win with their double-team tombstone piledriver combo. This was a great match, with plenty of comedy and action in equal measure, and C.U.N.T. looked superb against their opponents. The finish though…I just don’t see how a clean win for the men benefits WSU in any way whatsoever. I dunno. We’ll see.

LuFisto defeated Allysin Kay to retain the WSU World Championship. Another aggressive, back-and-forth contest, going both and in and outside of the ring and hitting each other hard with power moves and strikes. LuFisto got the win with the Burning Hammer.

Out comes DJ Hyde with Sassy Stephie, and tells LuFisto that he wants her to be by his side and do as he says in WSU. LuFisto refuses, saying she’d rather die on her feet than live on her knees. Her and Stephie brawl, before Hyde throws a chair in her face and dismantles Pegaboo in front of her, as LuFisto bleeds in the ring.

That’s all for tonight. Three great, great matches to finish off along with a solid undercard. WSU’s next show will be Breaking Barriers on November 8th.

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SmackDown Redux (September 12th, 2014): Can I Borrow Your Finisher? http://www.diva-dirt.com/95626/smackdown-redux-september-12th-2014-can-i-borrow-your-finisher/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95626/smackdown-redux-september-12th-2014-can-i-borrow-your-finisher/#comments Sat, 13 Sep 2014 18:21:48 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95626

Hello everyone, and welcome to this week’s edition of the SmackDown Redux! This week, Divas Champion Paige squares off against one half of the ‘The Slayers’, Summer Rae with her BFF Layla at ringside. As a added bonus, former Divas Champion and #1 contender AJ Lee, is weighing in on commentary. Will Summer dance all over her longtime rival, or will Paige add another notch to her belt? We’ll find out in a bit, but first all three competitors in the Night of Champions Divas Title match we’re featured in a backstage segment. Check it out below:

Next up is Summer Rae vs. Paige:

Out first is AJ, who makes her way to the commentary booth, while Summer and Layla are already in the ring. The champion is out next, and we are treated to a video of AJ and Paige’s win over Layla and Summer, this past Monday. The official signals for the bell and our Divas match is underway.

The Divas lock up, and Paige get the upperhand immediately, shoving her opponent into the corner. Layla starts shouting, distracting Paige enough for Summer to get the jump on her, unleashing a flurry of offense, followed by Lotus Lock in the center of the ring. Paige rolls back for a nearfall, but Summer kicks out, switches to a bodyscissors and pummels the champion with strikes from behind.

Paige manages to work her way out of the submission, and drills Summer with a headbutt to the face, before unleashes some offense of her own, including her signature knee strikes over the rope. Layla tries to get in involved, but Paige scares her off, before locking in AJ’s Black Widow (much to AJ’s chagrin) to pick up the win.

Thoughts: I’ve been seeing a lot of comments about how boring this rivalry between AJ and Paige has become, but I am loving it personally. Not a lot of feuds are built up over a long time anymore, especially with the Divas, which is a shame. However, we’re seeing this with the AJ/Paige storyline, as well as the Bella drama and I couldn’t be happier. I’m a little disappointed that they seem to be merging these storylines, the closer we get to Night of Champions, but I’m sure they will be two separate feuds again, once the title match takes place.

As for the match, it was nothing mind blowing, but it served it purpose as a vehicle for the Paige/AJ interaction at the end. I’m still convinces that Brie Bella will somehow get put into the title match come Night of Champions, and with Brie and AJ teaming to take on Paige and Nikki next week on Raw, I see that announcement happening sooner, rather than later.

Well guys, we’ve come to the end of the road. Until next time… “Bye Brie… Nikki! Bye Nikki.”

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Video: ‘WWE Top 10′ Features Two Shocking Divas Title Wins http://www.diva-dirt.com/95629/video-wwe-top-10-features-two-shocking-divas-title-wins/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95629/video-wwe-top-10-features-two-shocking-divas-title-wins/#comments Sat, 13 Sep 2014 17:18:14 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95629 Photo: WWE.com

The latest WWE Top 10 takes a look at shocking title wins, and two Diva moments made the cut.

Jillian Hall‘s only Divas Title win landed on the list at number nine, showing the Diva score a huge win over Mickie James.

Next on the list at number eight was Paige‘s WWE debut, which saw her shock AJ Lee by defeating her in an impromptu Divas Title match.

Watch the latest WWE Top 10 below:

What has been the most shocking title win in women’s wrestling history?

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Divas Tag Team Match Announced for Raw http://www.diva-dirt.com/95617/divas-tag-team-match-announced-for-raw/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95617/divas-tag-team-match-announced-for-raw/#comments Sat, 13 Sep 2014 16:01:21 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95617 Photo: WWE.com

Just days before the Triple Threat Divas Title match at Night of Champions, AJ Lee will team with Brie Bella to take on Paige and Nikki Bella.

The match was announced for this Monday’s Raw on WWE.com.

Seeing a Divas match announced days before Raw is rare, so there must be something big in store for these Divas.

Who do you think will win this match?

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Video: Brie and Nikki Bella Bicker While Promoting ‘Total Divas’ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95609/video-brie-and-nikki-bella-bicker-while-promoting-total-divas/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95609/video-brie-and-nikki-bella-bicker-while-promoting-total-divas/#comments Sat, 13 Sep 2014 14:00:18 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95609

The feud between Brie and Nikki Bella has extended beyond Raw, taking over their Total Divas promotional duties.

In a video published by the WWE, the Bellas are seen bickering throughout various media appearances in New York City. Caught in the middle is Natalya, who tries to play peacemaker with the sisters, but fails.

Through a number of interviews, Nikki reiterates her relief at being out of Brie’s “shadow”, saying that it’s her time to shine.

Brie, meanwhile, says that this isn’t their first fight and she’s learning to cope with it.

Watch the video below:

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Today in History: Lita Loses Her Baby http://www.diva-dirt.com/95419/today-in-history-lita-loses-her-baby-3/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95419/today-in-history-lita-loses-her-baby-3/#comments Sat, 13 Sep 2014 13:00:06 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95419

On this day in history:

September 13th, 2004 | Lita, having been impregnated by and married against her will to Kane, was not thrilled to be dragged to ringside for his match against Gene Snitsky. She even interfered in the match, stopping Kane from hitting Snitsky with a gruesome chair attack. Kane backed Lita into a corner, and Snitsky took the moment to attack Kane, causing him to fall on top of his pregnant wife. Immediately, Lita felt something was wrong, and she was carted into an ambulance and sent to the hospital. Kane, genuinely concerned, followed. News would soon surface that Lita had suffered a miscarriage as a result.

What are your memories of this moment?

Note: This was originally posted on 9/13/12.

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NXT Spoilers: September 18th – October 9th, 2014 http://www.diva-dirt.com/95601/nxt-spoilers-september-18th-october-9th-2014/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95601/nxt-spoilers-september-18th-october-9th-2014/#comments Sat, 13 Sep 2014 00:20:25 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95601 WWE is taping four weeks worth of NXT tonight at Full Sail University. Spoilers below:

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Episode 1 (Airing September 18th):
* Charlotte defeated Emma.

Episode 2 (Airing September 25th):
* Bayley defeated Alexa Bliss. Bayley called Charlotte out after the match and asked for a Takeover rematch. Charlotte said she would be honored and says, “See ya next week kid.”

Episode 3 (Airing October 2nd):
* Charlotte defeated Bayley to retain her title.

Episode 4 (Airing October 9th):
* Sasha Banks defeated Becky Lynch by submission.

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SmackDown Reaction: September 12th, 2014 http://www.diva-dirt.com/95594/smackdown-reaction-september-12th-2014/ http://www.diva-dirt.com/95594/smackdown-reaction-september-12th-2014/#comments Fri, 12 Sep 2014 23:45:46 +0000 http://www.diva-dirt.com/?p=95594

Tune in to SmackDown tonight at 8pm ET on SyFy.

Discuss the show in the comments!

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