The Rack 09-19-13 Santino Marella Interview
You never know who is going to stop by on “The Award Winning Best New Show” The Rack and this week’s edition is no different! Join host Lindsey Ward and her producer Sir Rockin as they are joined by former WWE Intercontinental Champion, United States Champion, Tag Team Champion as well as ‘Master of the Cobra’ and proud owner of the newly opened Battle Arts Academy, WWE Superstar Santino Marella! In a nearly 15 minute interview, he discussed his newly opened Battle Arts Academy and some of the goals he have for the complex as a whole, how he came to use the Cobra and its background, where he favorite place to work is, his goals within wrestling, what the weirdest thing a fan has done for him, if he ever discovered who was following him of Friday the 13th (on Twitter) and much more.
You can follow Santino through his Twitter (@milanmiracle) or his website (http://www.battleartsacademy.com) for all the latest on his news and notes. You can also learn more about his brand new multisport academy and train facility Battle Arts Academy in Mississauga, Ontario Canada and all the facility has to offer, go to www.battleartsacademy.com for details, directions, pricing and listing of services offered. And as always, you can see Santino and all the other WWE Superstars weekly on the vast array of WWE programming; go to www.wwe.com for a listing of shows and times and check your local cable offerings for local times and channel availability.
They also discussed all the news that was the week in pro wrestling, including the parting of the ways between Mickie James and TNA Wrestling and the rejection of their current contract offer, the contract statuses of certain other high level talent including Mr. Anderson, Hulk Hogan and Sting and what that could mean for the company, a few NXT talents being released including Vader’s son, Cox Cable issuing refunds due to the ‘Night of Champions’ result and overturning the next night which brought about a Lindsey Rant, former WWE talent Duke ‘The Dumpster’ Droese, some late breaking news for the main event of Canadian All Pro’s next event ‘WAR’ this Saturday and so much more.
As with every week, The Rack is your weekly home for immediate Impact Wrestling recaps and commentary. They discussed the growing dissention between Bully Ray and the rest of Aces & 8’s, the continued slide of Magnus and if there’s some issues also within the Main Event Mafia, Gunner preventing new #1 Contenders being named for his and James Storm’s Titles, Former Rack guests Joseph Park and Eric Young picking up wins against Robbie E bro, a NEW Knockouts (or KnockedUp) Champion being crowned, a possible heel turn within the x-Division, and the great promo between AJ Styles and Dixie Carter that left the fans in shock and wanting more, but why?! Tune in to find out plus so much more that happened on IMPACT!
We also gave a complete recap of this past weekend’s WWE ‘Night of Champions’ as well as gave results of the host/listener Pick’em where SOMEONE went 6-1. We also give live NFL updates because a certain producer’s team was playing, plus Rack Staple: Tweet of the Week and the Question of the Night “If you could hear Bray Wyatt tell a Children’s Story, what would you like to hear him tell?'” !
Check it all out on this week’s edition of The Rack, brought to you by PWMania.com, MemLanePromo.com, TNAsylum.com and RackRadioShow.com!