Mauro ranallo allegedly went home from survivor series before the show due to comments made by corey graves on twitter the night before, and now graves is publicly apologizing. Getty images after calling takeover, ranallo was expected to be a part of wwes survivor series broadcast sunday night but. Corey graves didnt bully mauro ranallo, but his tweets. Their commentary partner, michael cole, approached corey graves about the situation. Graves called in to clear the air about bookers comments made on the previous show regarding calling him out for. Wwe commentator corey graves gets called out by wife for. First, renee reminisces about fun times on the road, adjusting to the commentary gig and says a few dirty words.
Since getting married to till date, the lovely couple is happy in their conjugal life. Feb 05, 2018 booker t got triggered by michael cole corey graves tries not to laugh wwe raw 05012017 duration. Triple h has offered a new 2 year contract for corey graves to be part of a commentary team. Use my affiliate link of cryptotab to support the channel. One of the forgotten stories from the end of last year saw mauro ranallo walk out on wwe for a few shows over comments made by corey graves during takeover. When being paired up with people like michael cole and byron saxton, you have to have a certain edge, because the two of them are quite by the book. For those who missed it, graves subtweeted the playbyplay commentator by writing, just for the record guys, i know you wouldnt know it, but. Corey graves on his adjustment to commentary wrestlingedge. Corey graves says vince mcmahon messes with michael cole on. Corey graves apologizes to mauro ranallo for tweets made. The commentary for a professional wrestling broadcast provides a lively narration for the action packed spectacle. Personally, i find ranallos pop culture references to be a bit much at times, but i dont think he prohibits his commentary partners from contributing.
Corey graves reveals that hes considered an inring. Corey graves gets distracted during commentary youtube. I told michael cole the other day after we talked on monday, and he goes, so this thing with you and book, its cool. Corey graves joins the smackdown commentary team wrestling. Corey graves claims hes retiring from commentary updated.
Apart from being able to talk about the matches, they both had great personalities and showed lots of emotion. Significance to corey graves personal life and biography, he is a married man. Problem is, book s commentary was all over the place, and id often wonder what the hell he was talking about. Booker t and corey graves supposed troubles had the whole industry talking. Corey graves apologizes for mauro ranallo comments by marc middleton november 27, 2019 corey graves opened this weeks wwe after the bell podcast with an apology for the comments he made about. Feb 05, 2018 corey graves, i wouldnt necessarily say hes on my bad side right now, but hes the reason that im not on monday night raw right now. Wwe announces new commentary teams for wwe raw and. Wwe said booker t will resume his duties as a panelist on payperview kickoff broadcasts and continue to make occasional appearances. Jul 31, 2018 corey graves, i wouldnt necessarily say hes on my bad side right now, but hes the reason that im not on monday night raw right now. Sam adonis on his brother corey graves, advice hes received. Booker t was recently replaced on the raw commentary team by jonathan coachman. Corey graves never made it to the main roster and was forced to give us competing while still in nxt but he took that negative and made it a positive when he turned his hand to commentary instead.
Corey graves leaving nxt announce team, replacement named at nxt takeover. Graves has remained on twitter and instagram ever since and today sept. Corey graves is expected to be one of the commentators featured in that upcoming game wwe 2k19 news. Corey graves is the best commentator on the main roster by a huge margin. During an episode of his heated conversations podcast, wwe hall of famer booker t took aim at wwe commentator corey graves and said graves is the reason he is no longer party of the monday night raw commentary team. Corey graves has apologised for his comments about mauro ranallo source. Heated conversations, he had some words for his former cohost of raw corey graves. A fan tweeted out that samoa joe is doing a better job in commentary and graves cheekily replied that he agreed with the. In march 2017, following ranallos absence f rom comment ary and aries return to inring ac tion, g raves would be joined by tom phil lips on com mentary for 205 live. Wargames from fellow wwe announcer corey graves on twitter this past weekend. Monday night raw saw a major shakeup one night after the royal rumble as jonathan coachman replaced booker t to join corey graves and michael cole as the third commentator at the announce table. Corey graves responds to booker ts recent heated comments. Asked recently how he feels about seeing daniel bryan back in action, graves revealed his shock at learning of bryans return and explained that it.
Wwe left in a commentary mess after stars sad apology attempt. On november 29, graves joined th e commentar y team for the cruiserweight divisions wwe network exclusive show, 205 live, alongside mauro ranallo and austin aries. Booker t blames corey graves for losing raw job, wants to. Mandy rose addresses corey graves fascination with her on. Corey graves appeared on the chasing glory with lilian garcia podcast this week, and gave a glimpse into life as a wwe commentator working with the likes of michael cole and renee young. He was given a twoyear contract by triple h, which gives him a shot at becoming a guest commentator for either raw, smackdown or payperviews. Together they have three children a boy and two girls. Corey graves simple english wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Booker t blames corey graves for losing raw commentary job. Show wwe after the bell with corey graves, ep stories from the commentator table jan 2, 2020. Okay, this edition of book or cook came by a readers request. He is a former educator and currently serves as the. Corey graves is one of the most important pieces of the monday night raw puzzle for wwe. Apr 29, 2019 corey graves appeared on the chasing glory with lilian garcia podcast this week, and gave a glimpse into life as a wwe commentator working with the likes of michael cole and renee young.
Corey graves on how being a wwe fan helps him on commentary. Graves would then announce that he would join the nxt commentary team and that he would start at the beginning at the event. On wrestling observer radio, dave meltzer says that mauros absence actually had to with a tweet that corey graves sent out, criticizing mauros commentary at wargames. Corey graves is getting a bump in his resume, and hopefully in his pay check too, as he was just announced as replacing john bradshaw layfield as the third man on the smackdown commentary table. Polinsky, as corey graves, made his video game debut as a playable character in wwe 2k15, where on the xbox 360 and playstation 3 versions of the game, he has his own path in the who got nxt mode, documenting his matches in nxt and on the xbox one and playstation 4 versions as an unlockable character through the mycareer mode. Booker t blames corey graves for losing raw commentator spot. Coreys not wrong maybe not, its a matter of opinion. Does corey graves, the voice of wwe, prefer the commentary.
Booker t says corey graves is the reason he isnt part of the. Nov 25, 2019 corey is bullying mauro no, hes just criticizing him. Corey graves tries not to laugh wwe raw 05012017 duration. Does booker t blame corey graves for losing his spot on raw. Feb 04, 2018 as recently noted on wwe raw, jonathan coachman replaced wwe legend booker t on commentary.
Corey graves on how being a wwe fan helps him on commentary by h jenkins february 1, 2019, 11. Wwe corey graves and mauro ranallo twitter comments. Corey graves apologizes to mauro ranallo for tweets he. Booker t has fighting words for former raw colleague corey graves. Feb 04, 2018 prior to the arrival of jonathon coachman as his replacement last monday jan. In october 2019, wwe smackdown live will officially join its new broadcast home, fox. Ranallo recently deleted his twitter account after receiving criticism for his performance at nxt takeover. Mauro ranallo leaves twitter after negative corey graves. Graves responds by steve carrier march 16, 2018, 4.
Corey graves was later added to the preshow panel for raw. Corey graves roasts byron saxton and they cant stop. Why corey graves is the best commentator right now in my opinion we all remember why jim ross and jerry lawler were such a good commentary team during the attitude era. Jonathan coachman not expected to be a member of upcoming games commentary team by john paul sunico, christian post contributor wednesday, march 28, 2018. Corey graves was the latest guest on booker ts heated conversations podcast. Does booker t blame corey graves for losing his spot on. Author of acclaimed book chosen to be challenged cory a. Wargames iii, smackdown announcer corey graves offered some criticism towards nxt announcer mauro ranallo. His commentating is leagues better than his wrestling was, and if he hadnt had to retire due to concussion he would have been future endeavored by now. Corey graves on his adjustment to commentary by greg bush april 3, 2018 corey graves wrestling career came to a disappointing end back in 2014 due to concussionrelated issues. Mauro ranallo leaves twitter after negative corey graves tweets by h jenkins november 24, 2019, 4. A prophecy says that in the comic book industrys darkest days, a hero. Ever since being signed to an announcers contract by triple h a few years ago, graves has been on fire with his pinpoint analysis and phenomenal work both on commentary and the preshow panels.
Corey graves have been drafted to raw to be on the announce team. Corey graves says vince mcmahon messes with michael cole. The best part about corey graves commentary is when he corrects when someone calls a move by the wrong name without actually acknowledging it. Booker t says corey graves is the reason he lost wwe raw. Nov 01, 2019 corey graves may not be the voice of raw anymore, but the lead friday night smackdown commentator is still the voice of wwe. Corey graves agrees that raw commentator is better than him. Wwe star corey graves roasts twitter troll who used gay as a slur.
The best part about corey graves commentary is when he. Matthew polinsky born february 24, 1984 is an american wrestling color commentator. Booker t opened up about this on his most recent episode of heated conversations, a weekly radio show he hosts with brad gilmore. Corey graves says vince mcmahon messes with michael cole on commentary during wwe raw. Today we decide if we book or cook nxt announcer mauro ranallo. Backstage news on why corey graves made the tweets about. The best twoperson commentary team in wwe right now is michael cole, who has the experience, and corey graves, who is a modernday jesse ventura on the microphone. Booker t blames corey graves for losing his raw commentary. Booker t says corey graves is the reason he lost wwe raw commentary job, wants to beat him up. Undertaker saves rey mysterio from kane and big show plus randy orton destroys the phenom duration. Dec 02, 2019 in it, graves takes a swing at ranallos commentary style, accusing him of talking over his cohosts.
Taking to social media, graves pointed out that ranallo wasnt letting beth phoenix and nigel mcguinness get too many words in during the action. Following in the footsteps of jesse ventura, bobby heenan, and jerry. Why corey graves is the best commentator right now in my. Apr 12, 2018 corey graves never made it to the main roster and was forced to give us competing while still in nxt but he took that negative and made it a positive when he turned his hand to commentary instead. Corey graves may not be the voice of raw anymore, but the lead friday night smackdown commentator is still the voice of wwe. And as soon as i heard it, knowing you like i know you, i was like, oh thats just book working. After the bell podcast host tells thewrap how he handles his. Corey graves was the latest guest on booker ts heated. Booker t blames corey graves for losing wwe raw commentary job and challenges him to a fight booker t challenges graves to a fight. Booker regarding leaving his spot on the raw commentary booth. Everyone from high profile publications such as forbes and sports illustrated to wellknown guys within the business such as taz, who spoke of the incident on his taz show podcast, everyone was talking about it. Corey graves bio age, net worth, affair, girlfriend.
Graves was born and raised in brown summit, north carolina and currently resides in colfax, north carolina. As you can imagine this went down about as well as a dose of clap in a nunnery and soon people all over the planet were calling him out over it. Wwegames submitted 1 year ago by theonetruechuck so, after finally getting around to making a caw for universe mode, i decided to put the million dollar championship on him. Corey graves apologizes for mauro ranallo comments.
Ranallo did not appreciate graves criticism of ranallos commentary and missed a few shows as a result. Graves should be grateful wwe gave him the opportunity. Corey graves replaces jbl on smackdown live commentary. Corey graves basically admits he got booker t fired from raw. Does wwes corey graves prefer the raw or smackdown set.
Lot of people in the company thought i was going to jump on him. An individual with the handle mcdealwithit claimed that. In a shocking twist following yesterdays accusations by former monday night raw commentator booker t that he lost his job because wwe was afraid he would beat up fellow announcer corey graves. If i catch corey graves on the street, im gonna do something to him. Corey graves made his first appearance on wwe commentary since his wife publicly accused him of cheating on her at the elimination.
With wwe smackdown moving to fox next year, it may be time to make some changes to the booth. Im pretty good at commentary, graves replied in a tweet that has so far been liked by more than 3,600 people and. But never fear because theres a new man in town, and that mans name is corey graves. Corey graves issues apology for mauro ranallo comments aipt. Corey graves took a moment during this weeks episode of after the bell to apologize for comments he made towards mauro ranallo during nxt takeover. Wwe star corey graves roasts twitter troll who used gay.
Corey graves debuted a new tv show called culture shock on the wwe network. Matthew polinsky born february 24, 1984 in pittsburgh, pennsylvania, is a color commentator and retired professional wrestler. Wwe commentator corey graves has seemingly tweeted an indirect response to booker t who recently challenged graves to a fight on his radio show heated conversations episode 143 after the wwe hall of famer claimed that graves was the reason why he was removed from the commentary team on monday night raw. Normally, i would laugh at the thought of perhaps the greatest wrestling play by play announcer today going on. Graves will be pulling double duty every week, also remaining on the raw commentary team with michael cole and booker t. Booker t blames corey graves for losing wwe raw commentary. Aug 25, 2017 for this and every other episode of the two man power trip of wrestling please subscribe to us on itunes, podomatic, player fm, tune in radio and the irw net. Corey graves made his first appearance on wwe commentary since his wife publicly accused him of cheating on her at the elimination chamber payperview on sunday. Todays edition of the wrestling observer newsletter has an update on the current situation in wwe involving nxt announcer mauro ranallo and wwe announcer corey graves stemming from comments. Booker t blames corey graves for losing his raw commentary job. Corey graves criticizes mauro ranallos commentary, frank. Does corey graves, the voice of wwe, prefer the commentary setup for raw or smackdown. Thats where booker says hed like to get his hands on his former raw announce team colleague, but if not there, any street corner will do. Matthew polinsky born february 24, 1984 in pittsburgh, pennsylvania, is a color commentator and retired.
Booker t praised corey graves for being good at what he does, but noted they have both. Booker t gets pissed off by corey graves iwrestling. The latest rumor about the mauro ranallo situation at. He is a graduate of east carolina university, where he majored in special education and psychology. There arent any personal attacks, or incendiary language. Mandy rose has thanked corey graves for referring to her as gods greatest creation on wwe commentary and hopes that. Booker t physically threatens corey graves, blames him for. Between friday night smackdown moving from usa to fox and wwe backstage launching soon on fs1, wwe officially announced on thursday that the commentary teams for both monday night raw and. As noted, corey graves opened this weeks after the bell podcast by issuing an apology for the tweets he made about mauro ranallos wwe nxt takeover. Corey graves apologizes for mauro ranallo tweets 25yl. He began competing on the indies under the name sterling james keenan before signing a contract with the wwe and changing his ring name to the better known corey graves. Booker t and corey graves discuss their alleged feud and. Booker t and corey graves commentary feuddrama youtube. Corey graves reveals that hes considered an inring return.1579 941 824 1128 62 532 1360 1293 2 151 897 223 1500 1376 877 1024 1080 642 987 1224 283 350 1308 983 1380 562 1003 263 1490 641 180 325 188