Archive - 05/16/2017

Raw rating for 05/15/2017

Monday Night Raw continued with its bad ratings streak, getting only 2,804,000 viewers this week, up 55,000 viewers from last week’s two-decade low. Hour one started with 2,884,000 viewers, then it went down to 2,724,000 in the second hour, before sinking even more down to 2,645,000 in the third and final hour. Raw was #5, #6, and #7 in the top...

Three more matches announced for Extreme Rules 2017

Three matches were confirmed for the next Raw pay-per-view Extreme Rules during last night’s Monday Night Raw. The number one contender for Brock Lesnar’s Universal title will be decided when Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins, Samoa Joe, Finn Balor, and Bray Wyatt wrestle in an extreme rules fatal 5-way match. The winner meets Lesnar at the Great...

Japan’s Io Shirai joining WWE

The Wrestling Observer is reporting that Io Shirai, the 27-year-old Japanese female wrestler who took the sport by storm over at that side of the world, has accepted to join WWE. Shirai, considered the MVP of World Wonder Ring Stardom, attended a tryout at the WWE Performance Center this past March, although her tryout was different from the rest...