‘Mania 24 News & Notes, SD!, Kofi Kingston, & More News

Ryan Clark

  • There is an article in todayâ<80><99>s Orlando Sentinel that talks about how the city landed this yearâ<80><99>s WrestleMania. The process started with Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer making a visit to WWE headquarters in Connecticut. According to the article, WWE officials wanted to hold the event at first at the Amway Center, but later decided that they wanted to hold it in a large football stadium.
  • This past Friday nightâ<80><99>s edition of SmackDown did a 2.8 broadcast rating. That number is right in line with what the show has been doing in recent weeks. The final number will be out next week.
  • ECW Superstar Kofi Kingston defeated “Thee Superstar” Christopher Gray on Saturday nightâ<80><99>s Florida Championship Wrestling event in the Jewish Community Center, 9841 Scenic Drive of Port Richey. Billy Kidman also wrestled on the show, losing to Afa Jr.
  • Rob Van Dam recently posted his latest blog on his official website at RobVanDam.com. He speaks on MMA, Paul Heymanâ<80><99>s online video show, RVD TV and more.
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