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The WWE Universe was in complete shock on Sunday night when Brock Lesnar ended The Undertaker's legendary streak of 21-0 at WrestleMania. There was almost complete silence in the New Orlean's Superdome after Lesnar reversed a Tombstone Piledriver and hit a third F5 to get the pinfall.

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WWE Wrestlemania XXX: Chris Jericho? Rob van Dam? The Miz? Who will win the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal?

When the immortal Hulk Hogan strutted down the Monday Night Raw ramp, in Memphis, two weeks ago to announce the Andre the Giant Memorial over the top-rope 30 man Battle Royal, this presented the WWE superstars with a fantastic opportunity. What it also did was create a huge stir among internet bloggers as to who could be competing in the match, Chris Jericho has recently hinted a return to the company and speaking to Y2J for his podcast, Talk is Jericho, Rob van Dam openly said that he would like to be involved in the events 30th anniversary.

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Since Batista’s inglorious return at the Royal Rumble pay-per-view in January he has come under fire from the WWE Universe. Night after night the once popular Animal is greeted with a chorus of boos and hisses, with the former World Heavyweight champion even picking up the delightfully comical nickname ‘Boo-tista’. It’s safe to say that Batista hasn’t had the same celebrated return as the likes of Brock Lesnar, Rob van Dam and the New Age Outlaws.

Hulk Hogan will host Wrestlemania 30

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Hulkamania will be running wild in New Orleans at the flagship event

Daniel Bryan makes his signature 'YES!' chant at the SummerSlam press conference last year

WWE comment: Does Daniel Bryan belong at the top of the WWE? NO! And here's six reasons why

In recent months the WWE's main storyline has focused on Daniel Bryan's constant battle with “The Authority” and their reluctancy to give him the opportunity he and the WWE Universe believe is deserved, a shot at the WWE World Heavyweight Title. If popularity determines Vince McMahon's decisions when it comes to picking who to put in the top spot then Bryan is the inevitable next-in-line for gold.

The Undertaker makes his return to Raw to confront Brock Lesnar

WWE Raw results: Hulkamania still running wild, but not even Hulk Hogan can overshadow the return of The Undertaker

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Vince McMahon to buy Newcastle United? WWE owner 'sniffing around' with view to incredible takeover bid

The billionaire owner has been linked with becoming the latest American owner to invest in the Premier League, with a partnership between the Magpies and WWE getting fans excited across the globe

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Lita used to wrestle alongside The Hardy Boyz

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Wrestling rage exacted on daughter's TV set

CM Punk 'quits the WWE' only weeks before Wrestlemania 30

Wrestler reportedly said he is 'going home'

Mick Foley 'disgusted' with the WWE after Royal Rumble 2014: 'Do they hate their own audience?'

Former WWE ambassador not happy with state of the promotion

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One Reddit user has managed to predict 38 wrestling winners in a row

WWE wrestles with mystery of anonymous Reddit user 'Dolphins1925' who predicted 38 winners in a row

If you ever saw Hulk Hogan beat “Rowdy” Roddy Piper, you’ll know that pro wrestling is nothing if not predictable. But even fans who keep a ringside eye on their muscle-bound heroes would struggle to forecast the outcomes of 38 straight WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment) bouts in a row.

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