Archive - 2013

Bo Dallas from NXT books his spot in the Royal Rumble

NXT

NXT competitor Bo Dallas won an eight-man tournament earlier today at the Royal Rumble Fan Fest and a spot in tomorrow’s Royal Rumble pay-per-view. Dallas won his matches against fellow NXT competitors Luke Harper, Conor O’Brian, and then Leo Kruger in the final to book his place in the 30-men over the top rope match. Corey Graves...

Former WWE TV personality Todd Pettengill to host upcoming WWE DVD

WWE

Todd Pettengill, the former WWE backstage interviewer and broadcast commentator, is giving WWE a helping hand once again, hosting the upcoming In Your House DVD and Blu-Ray which will be released on April 30. The radio DJ confirmed his contribution in a post on Facebook yesterday when a fan asked him that he heard a rumor that he might be hosting...

UFC on FOX 6 recap: Mighty Mouse retains in exciting flyweight fight

UFC on Fox

Tonight beginning at 4:35 ET 1:35 pm PT the UFC begins their 6th adventure onto FOX by starting it off with one prelim fight on Facebook before the prelims move over to FX at 5pm and 2pm ET/PT. Main card from Chicago will be live at 8pm/5pm et/pt. The card is stacked as the main event features newly crowned UFC Flyweight champion, Demetrious...

WNL wins two awards at the Wrestling Radio Awards

Wrestling News Live WNL

A big congratulations goes out to the folks behind Wrestling News Live – JJ, Trey, and Bronx, – for winning two awards at yesterday’s Wrestling Radio Awards. Wrestling News Live won the Media Interview of the Year with Smackdown GM Booker T and also the Male Interview of the Year with WWE Hall of Famer Stone Cold Steve...

IMPACT TV report 01/24/2013

Impact

Impact begins with a recap of Taz revealing himself as a member of Aces and Eights and ruining the wedding of Bully Ray and Brooke Hogan last week. Tenay tells us that he was shocked by Taz’ betrayal and notes that Taz is not there at the announce table this week.  Aces and Eights make their way to the ring, led by Devon, DOC, Mike Knox...

RAW rating for 01/21/2012

RAW

Monday Night RAW this week scored a 3.04 rating with an average of 4,320,000 viewers, down from the 3.2 rating it did the previous week and around 230,000 viewers less. Hour one of the show did 4,370,000 viewers, hour two did 4,420,000 viewers, and hour three dropped to 4,160,000 viewers. (Ratings compiled by Nielsen Media Research and put online...

THQ dissolved, faith of WWE video game license unknown

WWE 13

THQ – the video game publisher for WWE – has been dissolved and the company is no more according to a letter to its employees by the CEO and President. “If you are an employee of an entity that is not included in the sale, we regret that your position will end,” said the letter. Different companies have acquired different...

Miz vs Cesaro to air as the Rumble 2013 pre-show match

The Miz

From WWE champion to wrestling on a pay-per-view pre-show match – and that is the story of the self proclaimed “must-see WWE champion” ever, The Miz. WWE announced that The Miz will be taking on Antonio Cesaro for the United States title in the pre-show of the Royal Rumble, a free match that will air on WWE.COM, YouTube, and...

TNA: British Boot Camp winner revealed

TNA British Boot Camp

29 year old James Curtin, who is known to TNA fans in the UK as Rockstar Spud, has won the TNA British Boot Camp television series, earning himself a TNA contract. Spud was fighting for a contract on the reality-based television show with Marty Scurll and the Blossom twins, Holly and Hannah. Spud was chosen as the winner on the season finale which...

2014 TNA Maximum Impact UK tour dates announced

TNA

TNA has already announced the dates for their yearly Maximum Impact tour in the United Kingdom for 2014. The company will be visiting Glasgow, Scotland, on January 30 at the Glasgow Hydro; Manchester, England, on Friday, January 31 at the Manchester Arena; London, England, on Saturday, February 1 at the Wembley Arena; and Birmingham, England, on...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 01/21/2013

RAW

With just six nights before the Royal Rumble, what will go down in the “City of the Sharks?” (Yes, that is a sub-par hockey reference, but I also think just a cool name for San Jose!) Hopefully, A LOT more than last week’s MAJOR disappointment of a show. In all honesty, why wait? Since we already know the main matches for the...