RAW, WWE Network, Garcia, Khali, TNA, Strongbow Dec 05 - 11:59 pm EST

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Quick RAW Results: Miz over Randy Orton, Alberto Del Rio over Daniel Bryan, Kelly Kelly/Eve over Beth Phoenix/Natalya, John Cena over Zack Ryder, Zack Ryder over Mark Henry, Kevin Nash over Santino Marella, and Sheamus over Dolph Ziggler.

There are Superstars spoilers from tonight's RAW in Tampa, FL. Smackdown and NXT will be taped in Jacksonville, FL tomorrow. Friday's Smackdown replay scored a 1.4 rating. Tickets for the February 2012 Elimination Chamber PPV in Milwaukee, WI will go on sale on December 17. Jim Ross was in Tampa, FL today to visit FCW.

Sports Business Daily profiled WWE's WWE Network carriage and staffing and giving a launch date of Sunday, April 1, coinciding with Wrestlemania. WWE announced Lillian Garcia is returning to the company as the new Smackdown ring announcer. Development wrestlers Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins may soon go on the road with WWE for evaluation by WWE producers. Maria Menounos commented on her training for WWE's Tribute to the Troops in a match with some of the Divas.

Big Show appeared on the American Country Awards show tonight on FOX in a skit and presenting an award. FOX Tampa interviewed Alberto Del Rio about tonight's RAW. Miz will appear on Conan O'Brien show on Thursday night on TBS to promote Tribute to the Troops. Zack Ryder posted his latest YouTube episode.

Connecticut Senate Republican primary candidate Chris Shays criticized opponent Linda McMahon for spending $50 million on her 2010 Senate bid. Great Khali took part in a WWE '12 launch in India. India's DNA interviewed Great Khali about his past Indian TV and film work, Hollywood vs. Bollywood, WWE and more.

TNA will hold five TV tapings in January in Orlando, FL. TNA posted an interview with Dixie Carter about Bobby Roode and his recent actions. Sherdog Radio interviewed SpikeTV president Kevin Kay about their working relationship with TNA and possible cross-promotion with Bellator.

NWA Championship Wrestling held a TV taping last night in Glendale, CA. Billy Corgan's Resistance Pro wrestling will hold its second show Rise on January 13 in Chicago, IL. Dustin Rayz underwent successful surgery for his broken leg on Sunday suffered doing a twisting dive at Saturday's CZW Cage of Death show. A gathering will be held for Bison Smith on December 7 in Fresno, CA.

Chief Jay Strongbow was hospitalized following a bad fall at home that may have been the result of a heart attack. Bill Dundee released his official autobiography If You Don't Want The Answer, Don't Ask The Question. XPressRadio interviewed Chris Jericho about Fozzy, a return to WWE, future projects and more. AfterShock Radio interviewed Jim Mitchell about the role of male managers in today's wrestling industry. Tommy Dreamer posted the latest episode of his YouTube series with a guest appearance by Colt Cabana.

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