Author - Colin Vassallo

Hell In A Cell 2016 live on PPV and WWE Network tonight

hellinacell

Live from the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts, WWE presents Hell In A Cell live on pay-per-view and WWE Network. The full card is as follows: Kevin Owens vs Seth Rollins for the WWE Universal title in a HIAC match; Roman Reigns vs Rusev for the United States title in a HIAC match; Sasha Banks vs Charlotte for the WWE Raw Women’s title in a...

Total Nonstop Deletion filming at the Hardy compound postponed

Matt Hardy

Filming for the Total Nonstop Deletion segment that will be part of an Impact episode in December has been postponed and is likely to be taped sometime next month. The filming will take place in Cameron, North Carolina on the Matt Hardy compound, the same location where The Final Deletion and Delete or Decay were filmed. TND will feature the Tag...

Stephanie McMahon extends WWE talent contract till 2019

Stephanie McMahon

In the latest 10-Q documents filed by WWE with the Securities and Exchange Commission, there was a section where Stephanie McMahon’s booking contract was extended for three years effective October 7. Apart from being a Chief Brand Officer, McMahon also has a talent contract with WWE which enables her to appear every week on WWE television. Her...

Survivor Series expanding to four hours

survivorseries

W-O reader Steve Alleyne forwarded an e-mail that Ticketmaster is sending to all Survivor Series ticket holders, alerting them of a new time. The show was originally set for 8PM EST with an advertised time of 7:30PM EST. Now the new time lists 6:30PM EST for a start time of 7PM EST. That means that the Survivor Series will be expanding to four...

Total Bellas season 1 episode 4 rating

Total Bellas

Episode four of Total Bellas, titled Bryan’s Breaking Point, pulled in 630,000 viewers, up just 5,000 viewers from last week’s show. The show has averaged around 660,000 viewers so far with two episodes left to go. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Austin Aries suffers nasty eye injury at NXT live event in Fresno

Austin Aries

Austin Aries suffered one hell of a nasty eye injury at last night’s NXT live event in Fresno, California. Aries was on the receiving end of a kick to the face from NXT champion Shinsuke Nakamura and immediately went down on the ground holding his face. After Nakamura delivered a back suplex, the referee went to check on a motionless Aries and...

WWE Hall of Fame induction ceremony moves to Friday night

WWE Hall of Fame

WWE has decided to flip the days of the NXT event and Hall of Fame during WrestleMania weekend. The Hall of Fame induction ceremony is now set to take place on Friday, March 31, a day earlier than before. All previous Hall of Fame ceremonies have taken place on Saturday, the eve of WrestleMania. The NXT event, most likely another NXT Takeover...

Post-WrestleMania Smackdown to be held in Orlando as well

Smackdown

For the first time ever, Smackdown following WrestleMania will be taking place in the same host city, with Orlando next year hosting all the WWE shows. The Amway Center in downtown Orlando will be the home of four back-to-back events with the Hall of Fame, NXT, RAW, and Smackdown all taking place in the same venue. While Raw has been taking place...

WrestleMania 33 travel packages on sale on October 31

WrestleMania 33

Travel packages for WrestleMania 33 will go on sale this coming Monday on WrestleManiaTravel.com starting at 10AM EST. There will be five different packages offered: Sunshine, VIP, Platinum, Gold, and Silver. Each travel package will contain tickets for Axxess, NXT, Hall of Fame, WrestleMania, Raw, and Smackdown as well as round-trip...

WWE revenues by business segment for Q3 2016

WWE HQ

Six of the nine WWE business segments had an increase in revenue when compared to the prior year quarter. Those who performed better this year are: WWE Network subscription revenue increased 18% to $42.8 million from $36.4 million in the prior year quarter. Traditional pay-per-view purchases added another $2.3 million to that figure; Live Event...

WWE Network subscribers down to 1.44 million

WWE Network

As expected, the WWE Network subscribers count dipped a little bit for the third quarter following the free WrestleMania promotion in the second quarter. WWE reported a total of 1.44 million paid subscribers till September 30, down from the 1.56 million it had by June 30. Out of these 1.44 million subscribers, a total of 1.07 million are...

WWE reports Q3 2016 financial results

WWE HQ

WWE today announced financial results for its third quarter 2016. The Company reported Net income of $11.1 million, or $0.14 per diluted share, as compared to Net income of $10.4 million, or $0.14 per diluted share, in the prior year quarter. “During the quarter, we continued to effectively execute our content strategy, which has resulted in...

Court ruling in TNA lawsuit to be announced on October 31

TNA

Nashville Chancellor Ellen Hobbs Lyle announced at the end of today’s TNA temporary injunction hearing that she would make a ruling on Monday, October 31. The hearing today, which started at 1PM EST, lasted around 3 hours 30 minutes with attorneys for Billy Corgan and then TNA pleading their case. Corgan’s attorney Scott Sims started first...