Vladimir Kozlov News Archive

Vladimir Kozlov

The Russians are coming: Soviets in sports-entertainment

From the inciting Nikolai Volkoff to the fearsome Nikita Koloff, powerful Russians have been some of the most intimidating villains in all of professional wrestling. Learn more about the Soviets of sports-entertainment in this history, written by WWE Hall of Famer Howard Finkel.

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Santino's title history is no laughing matter

New United States Champion and Team Teddy captain Santino Marella is a funny guy, but his title history isn't anything to laugh at. Take a look at The Italian Stallion's four championship reigns in WWE.

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WWE NXT results: Rookie demonstrations

During week 20 of competition, the three final Rookies; Titus O'Neil, Darren Young and Derrick Bateman, competed in the Dummy Demonstration challenge. Also, the mystery surrounding Hornswoggle's secret admirer deepened.

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WWE NXT results: The first to go

In week 11 of WWE NXT Redemption, Jacob Novak was the first NXT Rookie to be eliminated from the competition. Also, Titus O'Neil discovered that Darren Young hid Hornswoggle in a crate backstage, resulting in a brutal in-ring attack on Hornswoggle which sent him to a local medical facility.

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WWE NXT results: Know your Pro

The NXT Rookies competed in the "How Well Do You Know Your WWE Pro?" Challenge for four Redemption Points. Also during week eight, Byron Saxton faced off against Lucky Cannon, as Maryse tried to determine who ruined the designer gifts she was given by Yoshi Tatsu. Tensions increased between Jacob Novak and NXT announcer William Regal, and Titus O'Neil put his flawless record on the line.

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The Corre attacks Kozlov at WrestleMania Axxess

The third day of WrestleMania Axxess had just gotten underway with excellent in-ring competition featuring Vladimir Kozlov. However, moments after The Moscow Mauler claimed victory in his match-up, The Corre rushed in to make an emphatic, horrifying statement.

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WrestleMania Art kicks off Atlanta’s WrestleMania Week in style

WrestleMania Week kicked off with WrestleMania Art, to benefit Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.

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WWE Superstars results: Ladies' Night

The sexy squad of Divas Champion Eve, Natalya, Gail Kim and Tamina overcame The Bellas, Melina and Alicia Fox on "WWE Superstars."

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SmackDown results: Bound by contract

The WrestleMania World Heavyweight Championship Contract Signing between World Heavyweight Champion Edge and Alberto Del Rio quickly derailed into absolute chaos.

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WWE Tag Team Champions Santino Marella & Vladimir Kozlov def. Heath Slater & Justin Gabriel (Disqualification)

HOUSTON — Mere hours before he would step in the ring to face John Cena in a Chairs Match, Wade Barrett made his cruel intentions clear at the expense of Santino Marella & Vladimir Kozlov. Brutalizing the WWE Tag Team Champions with a steel chair following their Disqualification victory over Nexus members Heath Slater & Justin Gabriel, the vicious Englishman sent a direct message to John Cena — their battle later in the night would be a war.

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