Partial Source: Pwinsider.com
– As noted yesterday here on the website, Dolph Ziggler is not injured and the WWE.com article is pure storyline. He’s been cleared to return and this is part of the angle with Alberto Del Rio. There are plans to do a rematch between Del Rio and Ziggler, likely at SummerSlam. One idea discussed backstage at this week’s WWE TV tapings was for Ziggler...
Credit – PWInsider
Dolph Ziggler is 100% cleared to wrestle and WWE’s reports on their website yesterday were for storyline purposes. WWE officials feel that based on the reaction he gets from fans, Ziggler is better off as a babyface right now.
There was talk of having him win a briefcase at Money in the Bank and cash it in to face Alberto Del Rio for the World Heavyweight Title...
Jim Ross has posted his latest blog on JRSBARBQ.com. Here are some highlights:
On Curtis Axel’s IC Title win: Good for Cutis Axel, the new IC Champion. I wish some cynical fans would stop second guessing every more this kid makes until he can get a little farther down the road in his career journey. I’m confident he will evolve into a significant asset for...
Dolph Ziggler is definitely a face now for WWE, as the match with Del Rio on Sunday was designed as a double turn. WWE officials have become aware that Ziggler is popular with the fans, and that has only grown in recent months.
While Ziggler will have a return title match with Del Rio, there are talks that Ziggler will be involved in the Money in the Bank ladder match in July.
WWE published a ‘storyline’ update on Dolph Ziggler’s condition on their website Monday evening, noting that Ziggler is not medically cleared to wrestle. Here is an excerpt from their article:
“After suffering a brutal assault at the hands of Alberto Del Rio during their World Heavyweight Championship Match at WWE Payback, it has been determined that Dolph Ziggler is not...
WWE published an 'storyline' update on Dolph Ziggler's condiction on their website, noting that Ziggler is not medically cleared to wrestle. Here is an excerpt from their article:
"After suffering a brutal assault at the hands of Alberto Del Rio during their World Heavyweight Championship Match at WWE Payback, it has been determined that Dolph Ziggler is not medically...
WWE.com posted several backstage interviews following the WWE Payback pay-per-view. Here are some highlights:
* WWE doctor Michael Sampson says Dolph Ziggler was checked out after his match and will continue to be monitored for post-concussion symptoms. WWE.com says Ziggler’s in-ring status is “up in the air” until they get more results from Ziggler’s latest round of testing...
- WWE spoke with Kane after losing to United States Champion Dean Ambrose at last night’s Payback pay-per-view. Kane promised Ambrose won’t escape him again.
- WWE also posted a handheld video from Ambrose and WWE Tag Team Champions Roman Reigns and Seth Rollins. They mocked their Payback opponents and talked about dominating another pay-per-view. Ambrose called Reigns and Rollins...
Alberto Del Rio has recaptured the World Heavyweight Championship after pinning Dolph Ziggler at Payback. WWE is teasing a double turn, as Ziggler fought heroically against the effects of a concussion, while Del Rio attacked the vulnerability of his opponent in order to win the belt back.
World Heavyweight Champion Dolph Ziggler took a shot at WWE’s booking on Twitter after a fan asked about becoming a showoff. Here is the exchange:
Sanchez The Great @STG212
@HEELZiggler Can you explain how does one become a showoff?
“@STG212: how does one become a showoff?
by saying ‘show off’ over & over
instead of anything of substance