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WrestleMania XXIX preview and predictions

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After a strong final week of hype, especially here in the NY Metro area, WrestleMania 29 is set to take the stage Sunday night at New Jersey's MetLife Stadium. With three huge matches anchoring the card, and some intriguing mid-card bouts, expectations are high for the event.

Here's my preview and predictions for the big show:

Main Event: WWE Champion The Rock vs. John Cena


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Details on Brock Lesnar's contract with WWE

UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar at the UFC

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Brock Lesanr has officially signed a one-year deal with the WWE and is obligated to make at least two appearances a month, according to

He will make more appearances as Wrestlemania 29 nears on April 7, 2013. Wrestlemania 29 will take place at MetLife Stadium.

The WWE is allowed to negotiate for more appearances, but Lesnar has to approve, the site reported. That means...

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Brock Lesnar to appear at WWE Wrestlemania 28?

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Rumors are swirling online that Brock Lesnar could make an appearance at Wrestlemania 28 in Miami this Sunday.

The rumors began after Dave Meltzer of The Wrestling Observer reported this week that Lesnar is in negotiations with the WWE for a potential return. It’s unknown in what capacity or role Lesnar would return in, but the former UFC Champion is not a fan of the rigorous schedule of the...

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Wrestlemania 28 predictions: The Rock vs. John Cena

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The Rock vs. John Cena

Alfonso: John Cena

There are knowledgeable wrestling fans who will tell you why it’s an absolute certainty that Cena will win this match. And there are equally knowledgeable fans who can make as convincing a case as The Rock. In the end, it will be up to Vince McMahon to decide what he believes is best for business, and he’s not always right. I am of the opinion...

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WWE Raw: John Cena gets the better of The Rock again

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11:11: Rock pulled a Cena and exited the ring after he said his peace. It was effective when Cena did it last week, but the Rock left Cena in the ring alone and he thrived. He mimicked Rock with bogus notes on his wrist and then hit hard with strong words driving home the point that he has to win at Wrestlemania. Even though Cena didn't dust off one of his raps as I had hoped, he came very close...

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It's official: WWE Wrestlemania 29 coming to MetLife Stadium

New York Jets chairman and CEO Woody Johnson,

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Start spreading the news, New York, New Jersey and MetLife Stadium will host Wrestlemania 29 on April 7, 2013.

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, along with WWE Chairman Vince McMahon made the announcement at MetLife Stadium today.

“We are excited to be hosting WrestleMania XXIX in the great state of New Jersey,” said Christie. “Having WWE’s preeminent international event here will strengthen...

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WWE Wrestlemania coming to MetLife Stadium in 2013

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Wrestlemania 29 is coming to MetLife Stadium in 2013, according to

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is expected to make the announcement Thursday at MetLife Stadium, the home of the Giants and Jets, at 11 a.m. Executives from both teams are expected to attend the announcement. WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon, John Cena, The Rock, Triple H and Sheamus will be on hand to represent...

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