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There is no ballpark per week salary for professional wrestlers since it varies widely. The amount of money professional wrestlers make in a week depends on their popularity, the number of appearances they make and other sources of income from royalties and promotional work.

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  • What is the best way to win an arm wrestling match?

    Q: What is the best way to win an arm wrestling match?

    A: The best way to win an arm wrestling match is to work out the muscles in the arm and hand, learn the most effective arm wrestling moves, and practice arm wrestling. You should see improvement immediately.
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  • How old is gold dust?

    Q: How old is gold dust?

    A: Professional wrestler Goldust was born on April 11, 1969, making him 45 years old as of November 2014. He was born in Austin, Texas, as Dustin Patrick Runnels. Runnels is the son of WWE Hall of Famer Dusty Rhodes and brother of WWE wrestler Cody Rhodes.
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  • How much money does a professional wrestler make?

    Q: How much money does a professional wrestler make?

    A: The median salary for a typical professional wrestler is $47,000 per year. Wrestler wages vary widely according to the wrestler's experience, locations worked and other factors.
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  • What does TKO stand for in UFC?

    Q: What does TKO stand for in UFC?

    A: "TKO" stands for technical knockout in UFC, according to HowStuffWorks. A technical knockout is one of the ways to win a UFC fight. The official UFC website notes that fights end in decisions, submissions or knockouts.
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  • How much money does a professional wrestler make in a week?

    Q: How much money does a professional wrestler make in a week?

    A: There is no ballpark per week salary for professional wrestlers since it varies widely. The amount of money professional wrestlers make in a week depends on their popularity, the number of appearances they make and other sources of income from royalties and promotional work.
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  • Who is the WWE champion right now?

    Q: Who is the WWE champion right now?

    A: As of March 2014, the current WWE World Heavyweight champion is Randy Orton. At the very young age of 33, Randy is already a veteran in the wrestling business and has earned the reputation of being a heel.
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  • Is the WWE fake or real?

    Q: Is the WWE fake or real?

    A: WWE wrestling is a combination of real wrestling moves and choreographed stunts performed by professionally trained athletes. The stunts performed during WWE matches are often considered fake due to the fact that the stunts are expertly choreographed. This does not mean that wrestlers do not experience injuries in the ring. It simply means that WWE wrestling is designed for entertainment purposes, and the stunts and choreography moves are practiced repeatedly in order to increase safety and minimize injury.
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  • What are some of the coolest wrestling names?

    Q: What are some of the coolest wrestling names?

    A: A few of the coolest wrestling names include Ace of Hearts (Shane Valentine), The Heartbreak Kid (Shawn Michaels) and The Rock (Dwayne Johnson). Hulk Hogan (Terry Gene Bollea) is perhaps the most well-known wrestling name.
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  • What are the rules of Mexican wrestling?

    Q: What are the rules of Mexican wrestling?

    A: In Mexican professional wrestling, singles matches can be won by pin, submission, ring out or disqualification. A pin occurs when one wrestler pins his opponent for a count of three. A submission occurs when one wrestler waves his hands or tells the referee he submits. A ring out occurs when one wrestler is knocked out of the ring for a predetermined amount of time, typically 20 seconds.
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  • What is the WWE Undisputed Championship?

    Q: What is the WWE Undisputed Championship?

    A: According to World Wrestling Entertainment Inc., the "World Heavyweight Championship" was briefly known as the "Undisputed Championship" from May until September 2002. The move came after the World Wresting Federation (WWF) doubled in size and divided its roster among the Raw and Smackdown brands, renaming itself the "WWE."
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  • Q: Who were some of the top wrestlers in the NCAA during the 2014 season?

    A: Some of the top wrestlers in the NCAA during the 2014 season were David Taylor of Penn State, Taylor Walsh of Indiana, and Logan Stieber of Ohio State. Taylor won the 165-pound national championship, Walsh had the most pins, and Stieber won his third consecutive national championship.
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  • Q: What does "CM Punk" stand for?

    A: The initials "CM" in wrestler CM Punk's name originally stood for "Chick Magnet." He began using these initials when he was paired with CM Venom in the Chick Magnets tag team in the 1990s.
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  • Q: Why does the WWE come up with different names for their participants?

    A: World Wrestling Entertainment trademarks the names of its wrestlers, called ring names, for marketing purposes. As wrestlers develop a gimmick, their ring name becomes a recognizable brand that the WWE can use to generate interest.
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  • Q: What are some WWE professional wrestling training schools?

    A: The WWE Performance Center is the official wrestling training school for the company. While WWE previously worked with other training schools and spread its own clinics across multiple locations, the organization opened the Performance Center in 2013 to serve as its lone training facility.
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  • Q: What are some tips for winning a leg wrestling battle?

    A: Successful leg wrestlers use principles of leverage when engaging a leg wrestling opponent, which help maximize muscle usage and effectiveness. As with any sport, regular practice always increases the likelihood of a victory.
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  • Q: What are the steps to Jeff Hardy's face paint?

    A: The steps to Jeff Hardy's face paint are to gather supplies, paint a base of white on your entire face, cover your eyes and lips in black paint, add black accent lines and retrace the lines with turquoise. This process takes approximately 25 minutes and requires white, black and turquoise face paints, cosmetic sponges, a small paint brush and a mirror.
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  • Q: Why don't pro wrestlers use their real names?

    A: Professional wrestlers often take ring names to hide their identities or to play a character more effectively. Professional wrestling, such as the WWE, is about putting on a show as much as it is about having an actual wrestling match. Wrestlers with memorable ring names stay in the audience's mind.
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  • Q: Where can you find scheduled fights for Edinboro wrestling?

    A: Fans can find the Edinboro wrestling match schedule online at GoFightingScots.com by clicking the Wrestling link under the Men's Sports heading on the homepage, and then scrolling to the bottom of the page. Information on the wrestling schedule includes the date and location of the match.
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  • Q: How do you create a wrestling name?

    A: One way to create a wrestling name is to use a name generator, such as the one found on WrestlingName.com. You input your real name into the generator, and it gives you a wrestling name. There is a version of the generator for women as well as a Spanish version.
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  • Q: What is WWE superstar Sheamus' entrance music?

    A: WWE superstar Sheamus's entrance music is a song called, "Written in My Face." The song was composed and written by Jim Johnston and features vocals by Sean Jenness.
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  • Q: What did Brock Lesnar do to The Undertaker's wife Sara?

    A: According to Online World of Wrestling, Brock Lesnar had his manager Paul Heyman harass The Undertaker's pregnant wife Sara in their dressing room, luring The Undertaker into an attack from behind. Following the attack, Brock Lesnar put his hand on Sara's belly and cursed.
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