Archive - 08/01/2017

Raw rating for 07/31/2017

Monday Night Raw this week drew 3,163,000 viewers, up 96,000 viewers from last week’s broadcast. Hour one started with 3,194,000 viewers, then went up to 3,275,000 for the second hour, before dropping to 3,021,000 viewers for the third and final hour. This was the most-watched Raw since the April 17 edition. Raw’s numbers were good enough for...

Lilian Garcia joins PodcastOne with Chasing Glory podcast

Former Raw ring announcer Lilian Garcia is the latest wrestling personality to join the PodcastOne family with her new podcast titled Chasing Glory. The podcast debuts with revelations by actor and former professional wrestler Dave Bautista, who talks battles with social anxiety, his estranged relationship from his father, movies, and wrestling...

Pete Dunne to defend the WWE UK title again this month

After successfully defending the WWE United Kingdom title in a fatal 4-way match at the ICW Shug’s Hoose Party 4 event in Glasgow, Scotland, Pete Dunne will be making another title defense in two weeks in New York City. It will be 205 Live’s Jack Gallagher who will be challenging the Bruiserweight at the upcoming PROGRESS Wrestling event which...

Cost-cutting measures hit the WWE Network

During his latest episode of Wrestling Observer Radio, Dave Meltzer stated that due to the disappointing WWE Network numbers, original shows will be cut as the company tries to save money to compensate for the decrease in memberships. Original programming such as the Edge & Christian hilarious show and the proposed game show with R-Truth have...

Brock Lesnar threatens to quit WWE if he loses at SummerSlam

WWE Universal champion Brock Lesnar has threatened to quit WWE if he loses the title at SummerSlam in three weeks. During the opening segment of Raw last night, Brock Lesnar and Paul Heyman interrupted Kurt Angle to inform him of the decision and Heyman said that he would leave with him as well. At SummerSlam, Lesnar doesn’t have to be pinned to...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 07/31/2017

Welcome to the Raw Report! I am @TheMagnumDA. We are LIVE from Pittsburgh, PA. The Raw General Manager Kurt Angle joins us first! The hometown boy gets a hell of a reaction. Angle recaps last week’s Raw, and then announces the matches and events for this evening. Before he leaves, BRRRROCK Lesnar and Paul Heyman interrupt! Heyman tells Angle...