Jackson speaks about the difference between wrestling in TNA and competing in MMA: I’ve been telling everyone how hard training for wrestling is. Some of the best athletes in the world wrestle. Even going back and forth on the ropes hurts. It’s tough as hell, but I really have a lot of fun with it. […] interview

Tessmacher talks about how her TNA wrestling career helped her prepare for CBS’s The Amazing Race: I truly thought being a professional wrestler and athlete was going to help a lot more than it did. In the end, being strategic and also having luck on your side is really what keeps you in the race. […] interview

Bodhi discusses his WWE career: Working with WWE was awesome and awful all at once… Being there was realizing my childhood dream and for that I will always be grateful to Vince McMahon and John Laurinaitis… Getting to perform in front of sooo many excited fans at Smackdown and on the live events is an […] interview

Jericho talks about how his WWE career influences his acting career: I would love to do more acting. Obviously when you work in the WWE as a wrestler you act and I’ve played a character for years. I enjoy that and love playing a part or character, so that is the one thing I would […] interview

Gowen discusses the highlights of his WWE career: It was certainly a dream come true. I had signed a three-year contract with the WWE, but stayed for just over a year, and every day of the year I was with the company was like waking up into a fantasy. Two weeks before making my debut […] interview

Steiner speaks about competing in the tag team division of WCW in the late 1980’s to early 1990’s: After a while it all started to sink in going to WCW and the WWF at the time, looking back it was an honour to be in the ring with The Freebirds, The Road Warriors, Doom, The […] interview

Masters speaks about being released by WWE: I don’t mean to mention names but people like JTG and a hand full of other guys and you think, your going to keep this guy but your going to get rid of me, I don’t want to sound bitter, every situation is different. Like I said, I […] interview

Batista discusses his top accomplishments in WWE: My biggest highlights were winning tag team gold with Ric Flair on two occasions, then of course winning my first World Championship in 2005 at WrestleMania 21 against Triple H is up there. Another WrestleMania match, even though I lost, was against The Undertaker in 2007 and that […] interview

Guerrero Jr. talks about being a part of the cruiserweight division in WCW: People had never really seen that style of wrestling, that wasn’t just flying but was wrestling and brawling and just different stuff that I really attribute to bringing in Chris Benoit, Dean Malenko and Eddie Guerrero. They all came from Japan, they […] interview

Backlund speaks about his induction into the WWE Hall of Fame: I think it is going to be one of the most exciting nights of my life; I’m really looking forward to getting back into Madison Square Garden. I have made 72 appearances at Madison Square Garden, every one of them was an experience that […] interview

Sammartino gives his thoughts about his two WWE World Title reigns: In those eleven plus years that I was champion I wrestled all over but some of the most memorable matches that I had were against the likes of, Killer Kowalski, Ivan Koloff, Don Leo Jonathan, Dr. Bill Miller, Gorilla Monsoon, and Hans Mortier who […] interview

Santana talks about winning the WWE World Tag Team Titles in 1979: My wrestling career got moving very quickly, I never would have expected to have gotten to New York as quick as I did especially when I didn’t have a wrestling family and I didn’t know anybody in wrestling when I got into the […] interview

Devon speaks about working with the young talent in TNA: It was so easy because these guys wanted it just as bad as anyone else did. To be able to have talent like that, and they were willing to get in that ring and give it one hundred and ten per cent and do what […] interview

Kharma discusses being the third woman to ever compete in the WWE Royal Rumble: It was extremely surreal to be only the third woman ever to participate in the actual Royal Rumble match after Chyna and Beth Phoenix so that is an historical thing. And with me being a woman of colour I could always […] interview

Roberts speaks about working with Andre the Giant in WWE: To have that opportunity, to have him go out there and do the job that he did with me I am grateful. By the time I wrestled him his health was failing, he couldn’t get around easily, he had trouble moving and it was damn […] interview

Rosey speaks about his most memorable moments while competing in WWE: The table’s match against the Hardy Boyz and Spike and Bubba Dudley was great, I really enjoyed working our first PPV match against Booker T and Goldust. I thought it was pretty fun chasing that midget around Las Vegas on Monday Night Raw, there’s […] interview

Hardy discusses making his debut in WWE: There were three or four years when we were no bodies, just being used for guys to beat us, and my thinking was I’m going to do something so somebody up there remembers me and that first television show with Matt and I as a main tag team […] interview

Flair talks about his WWE retirement match against Michaels at Wrestlemania: That night Shawn led the way not me, he wrestled for the both of us (laughs). I didn’t have a say with anything thing in that match which is a first, he actually had the balls to tell the Nature Boy to shut up […] interview

Porter talks about his most important moments in WWE: I have so many but I would definitely have to say my very first WrestleMania wrestling the late Chris Benoit who was one of my in-ring idols, talk about surreal – a guy I used to watch on tape for years and then being on the […] interview

Snuka gives his thoughts on his rivalry with Backlund: I’m not a glory guy or anything like that but it was such a great pleasure for me to wrestle Bob Backlund the champion at the time. He was such an awesome guy and such a great champion and it was such a privilege to be […] interview

Palumbo speaks about leaving WWE in 2004: Well that’s a very tricky question because I never really got a good answer. There is a lot that goes on behind the scenes at the WWE, many things that we don’t know about. I was told the writers did not know how to use me, but when […] interview

Poffo talks about his time in WWE: For me it was the greatest six years of my career, I then got fired but came back as the manager of the Beverly Brothers and got another run on the back of that. It was a tremendous opportunity, I really enjoyed the ‘Leaping’ Lanny role and then […] interview

Booker T talks about the last episode of WCW Monday Nitro: It was a bitter-sweet night, I knew something that I had been apart of for so long was coming to an end and there was no way we could recreate that all over again, I knew that part of my life was going to […] interview

Reks talks about retiring from WWE: It wasn’t a difficult decision at all, having a child will change the way you look at everything and my focus was on my family. It was becoming increasingly more difficult to leave and go on the road and not being able to see the changes in my daughter […] interview

Darsow speaks about winning the WWE World Tag Team Titles at Wrestlemania: To win the tag team titles at WrestleMania, that was the biggest thing that could have happened in my career. We hold the record for a single reign and also our combined reign of all three title runs we had. I don’t know […] interview

Blanchard gives his thoughts on being inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame: The word that comes to mind is unbelievable. WrestleMania now is so different compared to the WrestleMania that I wrestled on, WrestleMania V when Arn and I wrestled Rick Martel and Tito Santana. The size of the event from the fan axxess […] interview

Bischoff talks about working for WWE: It wasn’t until 2003 when Vince called me and asked if I would be interested in coming into WWE and I thought it was a great opportunity and thought it would be a lot of fun and it was. It was a very fulfilling opportunity I had to work […] interview

Dillon discusses being selected for the WWE Hall of Fame: It was a great honour, the arena in Miami was sold out and to be up on the stage and looking down in front of you are the McMahon family, John Cena, CM Punk, Rey Mysterio, and Pat Patterson behind them are other legends, the Roddy […] interview

Van Dam gives his thoughts about what influenced him to become a professional wrestler: I started watching wrestling through WrestleMania and for WrestleMania II I actually watched in an arena and paid to watch it on a screen. Hulk Hogan was the man, but I was a big Ultimate Warrior fan. Some of the guys […] interview

Finlay talks about his time wrestling for WCW: I had some great times in WCW, but there were also some very frustrating times, but that’s life in general. I did win a couple of titles during my time there, and enjoyed some great matches and rivalries. To be with WCW was a great experience, and […] interview

Animal speaks about being inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame: Being inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame is a culmination of what you have achieved throughout your career and I didn’t realise what Hawk and I had achieved until I looked back on it there the night of the Hall of Fame. We […] interview

Ouellet discusses her 2006 WWE debut: Hard because I couldn’t understand anybody, but I learned so much. I learned how to listen carefully to everything, every detail, and I think that I needed a character that people could relate to, without speaking, which is very hard. I developed a heel persona and everything about Maryse […] interview

Lashley talks about his most memorable moments in WWE: But then like I said to wrestle in a main event of Wrestlemania, the Super Bowl of wrestling and a great moment that I’ll never forget, but there are so many other ones like wrestling the likes of JBL, Booker T, Fit Finlay there were times […] interview

Holly speaks about his first gimmick in WWE: Honestly it was a gimmick in wrestling but I really do race cars in real life. Back in the eighties and early nineties everything in wrestling had a cartoon character theme to it. When I had a meeting with Vince (McMahon) and JJ Dillon they hired me […] interview

Korderas talks about working for McMahon in WWE: Vince is actually a great boss, because Vince is the kind of guy that wouldn’t ask guys to do something that he wouldn’t do. Vince has pretty much done everything in the business leading to him becoming chairman and he installed that into his son Shane. When […] interview

Foley talks about being selected for the WWE Hall of Fame: It’s going to be huge for me, I attended a New York Knicks game as a guest of the WWE and they but my name up on the scoreboard at Madison Square Garden and then played my Hall of Fame induction video and that […] interview

Layfield discusses his WWE singles career: Eddie Guerrero, he was the biggest influence on my singles career. I’m not sure the JBL character would be alive if not for Eddie, he really made the career that I had. The Undertaker feud that I had was huge for me, but I got to wrestle every top […] interview

Daniels gives his thoughts on being a professional wrestler for 20 years: I mean, we all hope that we have those long careers, he explains. But I had no idea what I’d be doing 20 years after I started, to be honest with you. I mean I hoped I’d be successful. But it starts to […] interview

Ray talks about his singles career in TNA: In the tag team world I was used to being in extremely high profile matches all over the world. So to become a high profile singles star I’m already used to the pressure and I’m able to channel that pressure into my performances. The only difference is […] interview

Cole talks about his early commentating in WWE: My career was made at the beginning thanks to Shawn Michaels, Triple H, Chyna and Rick Rude, if it wasn’t for D-Generation X who knows if I would’ve ever been discovered to become the personality that I am today, with those guys we had so much fun […] interview

Hart speaks about getting his break in professional wrestling: I went to Treadwell High School with Jerry ‘The King’ Lawler, he went into wrestling and I went into music, we were friends. He called me up one day and told me he needed some help, he asked me if I would manage him and do […] interview

Ross talks about working as an announcer for WCW: My time in Atlanta was great, I went to Atlanta first for Jim Crockett and I was only doing television so my schedule was very light. Crockett then got into financial problems and that’s when Ted Turner brought the brand and they wanted me to move […] interview

Hall speaks about being a part of the nWo in WCW: I had no idea the NWO thing was going to work, I knew I was going to be getting good money, and I knew I would be getting days off. I thought creatively it might not be that satisfying, I had no idea all […] interview

Sheik talks about winning the WWE World Heavyweight Title from Backlund: Beating Bob Backlund after nobody beat him for six years was the greatest moment of my career. Bob told me, I only want to lose to you Sheikie baby, because you are the real deal and you are the hottest thing in wrestling. I […] interview

Smith speaks about becoming WWE World Tag Team Champions with Kidd: That was great, we beat Big Show and Miz to win the tag titles and that was such a great moment for us and for me personally as it was a title my dad held as well. We also had some great matches with […] interview

DiBiase discusses his 1979 run in WWE: I wasn’t even there for a year, but I went there and I was brought in the North American Heavyweight Champion. They had their World Champion, their World Tag Team Champions and their Womens World Champion, that was it, there weren’t any other belts. I let Vince McMahon […] interview

Marella talks about winning the WWE Intercontinental Title: Out of the blue one day I got the call up and they said I was going to debut as this Italian guy and my name would be Santino. This was an idea from top brass management, Vince (McMahon) himself actually so of course it was an […] interview

Luger gives his thoughts about becoming interested in pro wrestling as a career: I was actually playing American Football and that’s all I had ever done, I never watched wrestling and didn’t know anything about it. I had read and heard about the success of WrestleMania’s but had never seen one, I had heard about […]

The Phoenix New Times interivew

Sting addresses the possibility of being inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame: Well, I know every year there seems to be talk of it. There’s rumors that always fly. It was all over the Internet pretty big last year or the year before. So, I don’t know, especially now that I will be inducted […]