Archive - 2012

Monday Night Raw TV report for 11/26/2012

RAW

The streak continues tonight, as C.M. Punk has now reigned as WWE Champion for 372 days. As the build towards T.L.C. starts, who will be the man to challenge him for the title at that Pay-Per-View? How will Ryback react to his beatdown from Seth Rollins, Roman Reigns, and Dean Ambrose? Speaking of title shots, when will Wade Barrett exercise his...

CM Punk surpasses Randy Savage’s uninterrupted title reign

CM Punk

CM Punk is a big fan of Macho Man Randy Savage as often noted by either his ring attire or else the flying elbow. The current WWE champion today marked 372 days as the king of the jungle, surpassing the late Randy Savage who held the title for 371 days between WrestleMania IV and V. “Randy Savage. #respect,” tweeted Punk, marking this...

UFC 156: Aldo vs Edgar announced for Las Vegas

UFC

Las Vegas, Nevada – The biggest weekend in sports just got a little bigger. The Ultimate Fighting Championship announced today that it will be returning to the Mandalay Bay Events Center on Saturday, Feb. 2 with a featherweight title superfight between reigning champion Jose Aldo and former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar. Plus, former...

Ticket information and who can attend Tribute to the Troops

Tribute To The Troops

Tickets for the Tribute to the Troops will be distributed to troops and their families around December 1 according to a spokeswoman for Navy Region Mid-Atlantic. Active-duty personnel and their families who are stationed at Naval Station Norfolk, Naval Air Station Oceana, Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek/Fort Story, Naval Support Activity...

New W-O Android app available now

W-O Android

The Wrestling-Online.com News app for Android devices has been updated with a new faster version which is available for download now at the Amazon Appstore. The new app includes a new Main category which will list the latest articles from all the other categories – WWE, TNA, MMA, and General news. The update is free for previous users and...

Which brings more money and fans? WrestleMania or Super Bowl?

WrestleMania

Politifact.com has a story online regarding a recent statement by Triple H where he said that WWE’s WrestleMania has outdrawn the Super Bowl in terms of tickets for the past few years when the two hold their events at the same arena. In terms of attendance, WWE did in fact outdraw NFL’s biggest game of the year in five out of six...

Early buyrate for the Hell In A Cell 2012 pay-per-view

Ryback

Early figures for the Hell In A Cell pay-per-view show that the event did around 200,000 buys worldwide, a bit more than the show did last year, but less than it did in 2010. The figures – released by WWE – has the PPV doing 152,000 buys so far in the United States and an additional 48,000 buys internationally. The figures are not all...

Trailer for Dwayne Johnson’s next movie titled Snitch

The Rock (Movies)

The trailer for Dwayne Johnson’s next movie Snitch has been released by Yahoo! Movies. Set for release on February 22 of next year, Snitch is a movie about a father – played by Johnson – whose son is arrested for selling illegal narcotics. To save him from a long prison term, he agrees to go undercover as a drug dealer with the...

Top 100 moments from RAW DVD and Blu-Ray out next month

Steve Austin

On December 11, WWE will be releasing the RAW 100: The Top 100 Moments in RAW History on both Blu-Ray and DVD. The DVD version will contain 3 discs while the high-definition Blu-Ray will have 2 discs with loads of extras. This new release will feature a long countdown from 100 to the number 1 moment – which on this DVD is the Steve Austin...

RAW rating for 11/12/2012

RAW

RAW took a nice hit in viewers on Monday as the show did just 3,835,000 viewers with a 2.7 rating, a pretty bad number considering they were coming off a pay-per-view. Hour one scored 3,873,000 viewers, hour two did 3,923,000 viewers, and hour three dropped to 3,710,000 viewers. The viewership in hour three was the second most lowest since RAW...

WWE Diva Kaitlyn arrested at Smackdown tapings

Kaitlyn

WWE Diva Kaitlyn was arrested at the Van Andel Arena yesterday, the site of the Smackdown tapings according to TMZ.COM. The 26 year old was picked up by Kent County Sheriff officials due to an old speeding ticket that she didn’t pay last time she was in the area. The Sheriff department hit the scene immediately after Kaitlyn showed up for...

Monday Night Raw TV Report for 11/19/2012

RAW

Tonight, we are over 24 hours removed from Survivor Series and the biggest questions: did C.M. Punk retain his WWE Championship and can make it past a year? How about the World Heavyweight Championship – was Big Show able to walk out with the title, or did Sheamus gain some revenge and the belt back. Or even better, did Dolph Ziggler pull a...

Chris Jericho to host robots TV show for SyFy next year

Chris Jericho

Chris Jericho will be returning to television next year, hosting a new television show named Robot Combat League on SyFy. The show is set to premiere on February 26, 2013, and will consist of 12 teams. Each team will have a fighter and a robotics engineer and both will be coming from various backgrounds. Entertainment Weekly is reporting that the...