The Early Lead: Wrestling


Posted at 08:15 AM ET, 07/31/2013

Randy Orton attacked by fan at WWE event in South Africa (video)

Nothing may be real in wrestling, but officials say this was.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:15 AM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pro wrestling, Randy Orton

Posted at 10:41 AM ET, 04/04/2013

Widow, WWE settle lawsuit over use of Owen Hart's name, likeness

Wrestler was killed in an accident at a 1999 event in Kansas City.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:41 AM ET, 04/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Owen Hart, Wrestling

Posted at 10:21 AM ET, 02/12/2013

Wrestling in the Olympics: Is there a better sport to drop?

The IOC makes a controversial recommendation to eliminate one of the oldest sports in the modern Games.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:21 AM ET, 02/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Olympics, Wrestling

Posted at 02:09 PM ET, 11/13/2012

Jerry The King Lawler makes emotional return to WWE

Two months after suffering a heart attack during a WWE telecast, Jerry "The King" Lawler makes a touching and triumphant return.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:09 PM ET, 11/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pro wrestling, Wrestling, WWE