Archive - 03/07/2017

Raw rating for 03/07/2017

The post-Fastlane Raw last night drew a total of 3,216,000 viewers, up 124,000 viewers from last week’s show. Hour one started with 3,318,000 viewers, then went up to 3,380,000 viewers for the second hour, before crashing down to 2,950,000    in the third and final hour. Between hour two and hour three, Raw lost a total of 430,000...

The Undertaker returns on Raw, chokeslams Roman Reigns

At this year’s Royal Rumble, Roman Reigns dumped The Undertaker out of the 30-man over-the-top rope match and Taker returned last night on Raw for some payback. When Braun Strowman called out Roman Reigns in the final segment of the show, The Undertaker’s theme song hit the speakers much to the surprise of fans in Chicago. Strowman eventually...

Matt Hardy files trademark application for Broken gimmick

ProWrestlingSheet.com is reporting that Matt Hardy has applied to trademark his Broken Matt Hardy gimmick with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The application is for “Entertainment services, namely, wrestling exhibits and performances by a professional wrestler and entertainer.” It also lists the date of April 20, 2016 as the...

DirecTV not airing WrestleMania 33 on pay-per-view

For the third year in a row, one of the largest pay-per-view providers in the United States, DirecTV, is not offering WrestleMania 33 on traditional pay-per-view. DirecTV severed all ties with WWE in April 2014 following the introduction of the WWE Network. WrestleMania XXX from New Orleans was the last pay-per-view that DirecTV aired. The...

Raw Women’s and U.S. title matches set for WrestleMania 33

Two matches were made official for WrestleMania last night on Monday Night Raw, with the United States and Raw Women’s titles on the line. Former best friends Chris Jericho and Kevin Owens will fight each other for Jericho’s United States title. Jericho’s distraction at Fastlane caused Owens the Universal title against Goldberg so now KO...