Archive - August 2012

RAW rating for 08/06/2012

RAW

Monday Night RAW pulled in a 3.1 composite rating with an average of 4,367,000 viewers for this week’s show off hours 2.8, 3.3, and 3.2. Hour one did 4,007,000 viewers, hour two did 4,648,000 and hour three did 4,446,000 viewers. The number is slightly up from last week’s 3.08 rating however total viewership was down by around 130,000...

Shawn Michaels to be in Triple H’s corner at SummerSlam

Shawn Michaels

Just when you thought he was going to stay away for a little while, WWE pulls him right back in. And being the team player that he is, Shawn Michaels rarely says no. The WWE Hall of Famer and Mr WrestleMania will be appearing at this year’s SummerSlam to be involved in the Triple H vs Brock Lesnar match. This is the second time that HBK will...

DJ Pauly D to be RAW social media ambassador next week

RAW

It looks like one Jersey Shore star association with WWE wasn’t enough as the company has announced a second cast member to be involved with RAW next week and SummerSlam. DJ Pauly D has been announced as RAW’s Social Media Ambassador for next week’s three hour broadcast with his role being tweeting live to his almost 4 million...

Bigfoot vs Browne headlines UFC on FX in Minneapolis

UFC on FX

Las Vegas, Nevada – A five-round heavyweight showdown between contenders Travis “Hapa” Browne and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva will headline an exciting UFC card scheduled for Friday, Oct. 5 at the Target Center in Minneapolis, Minn. The event will mark UFC’s first in Minneapolis since 2008, when UFC 87 broke the...

Kharma explains why she was released from WWE

Kharma

Kia Stevens, the artist formerly known Kharma in WWE and Awesome Kong in TNA, told TMZ that the reason she was let go from WWE was because she got out of shape after putting so much weight following her miscarriage. She also fell into a depression that didn’t help her physically. Stevens said that during her pregnancy she put on a lot of...

VIdeo of the UFC on FOX 4 post-fight press conference

UFC on Fox

Dana White and the fighters from the UFC on FOX 4: Shogun vs Vera card appeared at the post-fight press conference following the show to take questions from the media. Dana White said that there was nothing that Shogun showed him that he wanted to fight Jon Jones again whereas Machida was totally different and that’s why he’s getting...

The Dragon is back and gets next Light Heavyweight title shot

Lyoto Machida

After the main event ended and the lights dimmed it is “The Dragon” Lyoto Machida who is told that he will be next in line for the light heavyweight championship. Machida avoided most of the strikes that Bader threw at him. Whether stepping to the side or landing the counter before Bader can connect. As the fight started and Bader...

UFC on FOX 4 full report, Machida and Rua victorious

Lyoto Machida

The UFC makes their fourth showing on FOX tonight from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, CA. The four light heavyweights taking part in the main event and co-main event are hoping to be the next one in line for a shot at the 205 pound championship. Brandon Vera will be facing former champion Shogun Rua in the main event and Ryan Bader will be...

UFC on FOX 4: Shogun vs Vera weigh-in results

UFC on Fox

Tomorrow night from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, CA the UFC returns to network television with UFC on FOX Shogun vs Vera. Every one taking part on the card made their contracted weights this afternoon. See the full card line up, the weight the fighters came in at and the times for the prelims and main card below. UFC on FOX Prelims on FUELTV...

Cerrone vs Guillard preview for UFC 150

Donald Cerrone

The co-main event of UFC 150 pits to former training partners against one another as Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone takes on Melvin “The Young Assassin” Guillard in a lightweight affair. The 18-4 Cerrone has 5 wins in his last 6 fights since making his debut in the UFC following the WEC merger of talent. Cerrone’s only loss...

Henderson vs Edgar preview for UFC 150

Frankie Edgar

The UFC will return to its birthplace and the home of its first two events in Denver, Colorado. On August 11th, UFC 150 will go down and feature the UFC Lightweight champion Benson “Smooth” Henderson as he defends his championship for the first time in a rematch with the man he took it from, Frankie “The Answer”...

Dwayne Johnson starts filming for Fast & Furious 6

The Rock (Movies)

Dwayne Johnson is currently in England as production for his next movie, Fast & Furious 6, has started at Shepperton Studios. The Rock joins Paul Walker, Vin Diesel, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, Michelle Rodriguez, Luke Evans, and MMA star Gina Carano in this movie which will film across Europe under the direction of Justin Lin. The former...