Various News: Snuka, Ex-WCW Star Talks WWE/MMA, More


Partial Source: Pwinsider

— Jimmy Snuka discusses his famous leap from the top of the cage onto Don Muraco and more in an interview at

— WWE returns to the Knoxville Coliseum in Knoxville, Tennessee on Sunday, October 14th, 2012 at 5 PM.

James B. sent this one in: On WWE Classics on Demand this month is Legends: Moments which discusses the greatest moments in wrestling. At one point Flair compares JR and Vince Russo saying JR is in the HOF and Russo is in TNA who cares about TNA. Just funny given the timing and details of the lawsuit at the moment.

— In an interview with Rodolfo Roman, former WCW TV champion Alex Wright explained that MMA is taking away viewers from wrestling. He added that this is why the WWE went PG, to attract new fans.

He said: “I understand the business. Wrestling is a tough sport. The reason I think they went PG was to get a new group of fan base. The UFC is taking away fans. They might lose the hardcore fans.”

He said he still watches wrestling from his home in Germany. He added: “It brings back memories when I watch wrestling from the states.”

Finally, he mentioned his Berlyn character, and said it could have been a hit. He said: “I really enjoyed Berlyn,” he said. “It was used at the wrong time and at the wrong place.”

He also said he could return to the US one day for an appearance.

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