Author - Colin Vassallo

Lesnar says bumpy road ahead before any eventual UFC return

Brock Lesnar

Speaking to TMZ at the WWE 2K17 launch party in New York on Friday night, former WWE and UFC Heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar admitted that his UFC career faces a bumpy road and he has a few challenges he has to overcome before he decides whether to go back to the Octagon for another fight. “I’ve got a few challenges to overcome before I can...

SummerSlam 2016 live on WWE Network and PPV tonight

SummerSlam

It’s the biggest event of the Summer and the biggest card in SummerSlam history as tonight WWE presents SummerSlam 2016 live on the WWE Network and PPV from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. The full card is as follows: Brock Lesnar vs Randy Orton; Finn Balor vs Seth Rollins for the new WWE Universal title; Dean Ambrose vs Dolph Ziggler...

Dates for NXT tour in New Zealand and Australia announced

NXT

It’s going to be a very busy December for NXT stars as an 11-day tour in New Zealand and Australia was announced last night during NXT Takeover. There will be two shows in New Zealand and six in Australia starting December 5 all the way through December 15. Tour kicks off on Monday, December 5 in Auckland at The Trusts Arena and then the final...

Japan’s Superstars rule NXT

Shinsuke Nakamura

For the first time in United States professional wrestling history, two Japanese Superstars hold the top two titles of a brand, with Shinsuke Nakamura winning the NXT title and Asuka retaining the NXT Women’s title by the end of NXT Takeover: Brooklyn II. Nakamura, still undefeated in NXT, joined WWE in late February of this year after wrapping...

NXT Takeover: Brooklyn II report

NXT Takeover Brooklyn

Welcome to Wrestling-Online.com’s coverage of NXT Takeover: Brooklyn II. Last year, this very event pretty much rocked the house with a fantastic card and match of the year contender featuring Sasha Banks vs Bayley. Will this year be the same? Renee Young anchored the NXT Takeover pre-show panel along with Lita and Mauro Ranallo. Both Lita...

NXT Takeover: Brooklyn II live on WWE Network tonight

NXT Takeover Brooklyn

Live tonight from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, WWE presents NXT Takeover: Brooklyn II exclusively on the WWE Network. The full card is as follows: Samoa Joe vs Shinsuke Nakamura for the NXT title; Asuka vs Bayley for the NXT Women’s title; The Revival vs Johnny Gargano and Tommasi Ciampa for the NXT Tag Team titles; Bobby Roode vs...

Ember Moon debuts on NXT television tonight

Ember Moon

Another NXT Takeover and yet another debut. Adrienne Reese, who has wrestled on the indie circuit as Athena, will make her NXT television debut tonight in Brooklyn under the name Ember Moon. The 27-year-old Texas native will be wrestling Billie Kay in her first televised match. She has been signed to a WWE deal since September 2015 and has been...

WWE’s female Superstars showcase Tapout at fitness event

Tapout

Renee Young, Natalya, Summer Rae, Naomi, Alexa Bliss, Lana and Alicia Fox, participated at an event held at the Tapout Fitness in New York yesterday as part of the SummerSlam weekend community events. The event was hosted by Maria Menounos. The WWE Superstars held a fitness class for several women who attended the event. Meanwhile, on Thursday...

Which match is main eventing SummerSlam 2016?

Brock Lesnar

With two main title matches on the card, which one do you put on last as the main event of the show? Well, in this case, it seems neither of them will be. The plans are that Brock Lesnar vs Randy Orton will go on last on the massive card tomorrow, a card that features 13 matches in total including three on the Kickoff show. Putting Lesnar vs Orton...

Eva Marie releases statement, admits fault for getting suspended

Eva Marie

Eva Marie, who was suspended for 30 days for her first violation of the WWE Wellness Program, submitted a statement to TMZ.COM to explain what happened. Unlike her husband, who tweeted – and then deleted – that she was unjustly suspended and fans would be outraged when the truth will come out, Eva accepted the suspension and admitted...

12-man tag match joins the SummerSlam Kickoff card

The Usos

The final match on the SummerSlam card was just announced by WWE.COM, another Kickoff match that will be part of the two hour pre-show broadcast. The Smackdown tag team division will be showcased in this match with The Hype Bros, The Usos, and American Alpha taking on Breezango, The Ascension, and The Vaudevillains. The other two matches on the...

Impact rating for 08/18/2016

Impact Wrestling

TNA Impact on POP did 355,000 viewers for last night’s show, an increase of 40,000 viewers over last week’s show. The Olympics on NBC did 21.7 million head to head with Impact. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Bella Twins play a prank on new episode of truTV’s Fameless

Bella Twins

Nikki and Brie Bella will be on Monday’s episode of truTV’s Fameless starting at 10PM EST as they help prank a would-be reality star who thinks she’s helping a famous wrestler induct an old manager into a hall of fame with a big surprise, but is actually being pranked by everyone involved. The prank involves Nikki Bella being placed inside...

Second Kickoff match announced for SummerSlam 2016

Sami Zayn

The second Kickoff match for SummerSlam has been announced and this will be the 12th match on the show, making the 2016 SummerSlam one of the biggest PPV cards ever. Sami Zayn, who some expressed surprise that he was not on the show, will be teaming up with Neville as the two former NXT champions will take on the veteran team of the Dudley...

Sunny avoids jail time after rehab stint counted as credit

Sunny

WWE Hall of Famer Tammy “Sunny” Sytch got lucky in court yesterday after she was sentenced to 90 days in jail for a triple DUI but the judge ruled that her 97 days in rehab can be used as her jail credit, and walked out a free woman. Despite walking out of court with no jail time to serve, the judge gave her a 5 year parole with bi-weekly...