WWE News: Booker Goes Up 2-1 On Cena


— Booker T pinned John Cena to go up 2-1 in the best of five series, with highlights scheduled to be shown on Thursday’s Smackdown.

–Cleveland Ch. 19 is reporting that Diva Search contestant Carmella DeCesare was part of a fight at Tramp’s Night Club on Friday. DeCesare and Christin Hine of Cleveland got into an argument over Carmella’s boyfriend Jeff Garcia with Hine claiming to police that she was slapped, verbally abused and DeCesare was seen screaming “I’m going to kill you” and kicking her in the head by Ch. 19 producer Jennifer Dobson. Hine has not pressed charges.

–SD drew a 3.5 overnight rating in the top 56 metered markets, with UPN finishing fourth among the six networks over the two hours.

–JBL was back from storyline injury, wrestling today at the Sydney show, and Matt Hardy is reportedly doing well after his knee operation yesterday, which was reportedly a success.

[Credit: WrestlingObserver.com]

Matthew Michaels is editor emeritus of Pulse Wrestling, and has been since the site launched.