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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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 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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  • Is the wrestler Undertaker dead?

    Q: Is the wrestler Undertaker dead?

    A: As of November 2014, Mark Calaway, who wrestles under the ring name The Undertaker, is alive and well. He has been recovering from an injury sustained at WrestleMania XXX.
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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 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 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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  • 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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  • Q: What is "TNA Impact" wrestling?

    A: "TNA Impact" is a weekly professional wrestling show performed by the Total Nonstop Action sports entertainment company and formerly shown on Fox Sports Net and Spike TV. In 2015, the show was renamed "Impact Wrestling" and moved to the Destination America cable channel.
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  • Are there popular wrestling events in Michigan?

    Q: Are there popular wrestling events in Michigan?

    A: The National Collegiate Athletic Association and Big Ten are two of the popular wrestling events in Michigan. Players who win in the Big Ten are qualified to compete in the NCAA championships.
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  • Q: What is flowrestling live?

    A: Flowrestling.org is an online resource for wrestling enthusiasts that provides its members with live and previously recorded wrestling matches from around the world. The website also posts interviews with athletes and coaches and offers members a place to post and share personal wrestling videos.
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  • Q: What is "ECW: One Night Stand"?

    A: "ECW: One Night Stand" was an annual pay-per-view wrestling event held from 2005 to 2008. The WWE rebranded this event in 2008 as "Extreme Rules" under their own acronym.
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  • Q: Who are some famous WWE champions?

    A: John Cena, Roddy Piper and Ric Flair are some famous World Wrestling Entertainment champions. Some are modern stars, whereas others date back to the earlier history of the WWE.
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  • Q: What are some popular entrance themes for WWE Superstars?

    A: Some popular entrance music used by famous World Wrestling Entertainment wrestlers includes "Metallingus," "Voices," "Sexy Boy," "Hell Frozen Over" and "Graveyard Symphony." Other notable songs that have been used by wrestlers as introduction songs are "Some Bodies Gonna Get It," "Electrifying," "Real American," "Also Sprach Zarathustra" and "The Game."
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  • Q: How do you learn to wrestle?

    A: If you wish to learn how to wrestle, you have to seek the help of a professional trainer by attending a wrestling training school. At these schools, you receive basic training and learn wrestling techniques in a safe manner as you nurture your talent.
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  • Q: Where is the WWE shop in New York?

    A: The World (originally called "WWF New York") was a retail, dining and nightclub location formerly owned and operated by World Wrestling Entertainment. It was in the Paramount Theatre building at the corner of Broadway and 43rd streets in New York City.
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  • Q: What are some professional women's wrestling organizations?

    A: There are several women's professional wrestling companies in the United States, including Shimmer Women Athletes and Slammin Ladies. World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) and Total Non-Stop Action (TNA) also have women's divisions.
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  • Q: What are some services offered by Flo Wrestling?

    A: Members of FloWrestling receive services such as access to all FloPRO content. This content includes live event streams, exclusive rankings, made-for-TV video series, insider articles and instructional technique videos from World champions, Olympians, NCAA champions and coaches. Devices that support the services that FloWrestling offers include laptop computers, desktop computers, iPads, iPhones and some Android devices.
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