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RAW Recap, 3-5-12: Feuds Simmer As Wrestlemania Looms

Posted by on Mar 6, 2012 | 0 comments

WWE RAW rolled into Boston’s TD Garden last night with a churning truckload of drama and hype for Wrestlemania 28 on April 1st. The live show on USA Network was driven by the mega-feud between Dwayne ‘the Rock’ Johnson and John Cena trading a verbal bombs at each other during various pre-taped segments with a big face-off to close out the show.  WWE also featured WWE Champion and Chicago’s own...

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Chicagoans Roll At UFC @ UC

Posted by on Jan 29, 2012 | 0 comments

Chicagoans Roll At UFC @ UC

The Ultimate Fighting Championship blew into Chicago for UFC on Fox and it was Rashad Evans facing Phil Davis in a light-heavyweight bout at the United Center. The last time the UFC had held an event in Illinois was UFC 90 in 2008. In the main event, Evans (22-1-1, 12-1-1 UFC) won a unanimous decision over Davis (9-1, 5-1 UFC). The five-round bout was scored 50-45. The loss was the first for...

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UFC In Chicago Takes Hit But Picks Up Brit

Posted by on Jan 19, 2012 | 0 comments

Q101 knows who we will be rooting for (and we have a pretty good idea who will be the crowd favorite when UFC on Fox 2 comes to the UC in Chicago Jan. 28!   Read on: An elbow injury has forced Mark Munoz out of next week’s UFC on Fox 2 co-main event bout against Chael Sonnen in Chicago. Munoz will be replaced by Michael Bisping, who will now fight Sonnen to determine the next challenger...

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UFC 141: Lesnar Takes 2nd Straight Beatdown, Exits Stage Left

Posted by on Dec 30, 2011 | 0 comments

As the gravity of what just happened sank in, Ultimate Fighting Championship President Dana White’s sickness became severe. “I’m really not feeling good, let someone else talk,” White announced to reporters late Friday night following the first-round technical knockout loss and subsequent retirement by heavyweight Brock Lesnar, the organization’s most popular...

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Q101 Alum: Shaq Fu To Enter Wrestlemania Squared Circle?

Posted by on Dec 23, 2011 | 0 comments

Way to go, Abe Kanan (Former Q101’er) for breaking this story on a recent “Abe Kanan Show” on Howard Stern’s “Howard 101″ on SiriusXM!   Abe and his crew are weekly fixtures and getting more play than ever!  Very nice guys!  READ THE STORY FROM YAHOO: One of the most famous NBA players of all time, Shaquille O’Neal, made a shocking revelation during a...

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Chicago Gets RAW For The Holidays

Posted by on Dec 22, 2011 | 0 comments

WWE Champion CM Punk’s Second City homecoming was marred by the underhanded actions of Interim Raw General Manager John Laurinaitis and Dolph Ziggler, while the diabolical Kane finally shed some fire on his recent attacks on John Cena. Kane explained why he attacked John Cena After two brutal assaults on John Cena, The Big Red Monster finally revealed why he targeted the Cenation leader. The...

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