Author - Colin Vassallo

Raw rating for 01/09/2017

Monday Night Raw drew an average of 2,907,000 viewers for this week’s show, down 139,000 viewers from last week’s show. Hour one started with 3,014,000 viewers, followed by a slight increase to 3,019,000 in the second hour, and then down to 2,689,000 viewers in the third and final hour. Raw faced some stiff competition from college football on...

Kenny Omega with high praise for John Cena

In comments given to Sports Illustrated, Kenny Omega described John Cena as one of the great WWE talents that he respects the most. Cena put more fuel to the fire after posting two photos about Omega on his wicked Instagram account, first a photo of Omega, and another one of Kenny from Southpark. Then he followed him on Twitter. “If I were to...

The Undertaker enters the 2017 Royal Rumble match

It has been a while, but The Undertaker will be one of the 30 participants in this year’s Royal Rumble. Taker came out on Raw and told Stephanie McMahon and Mick Foley that he is throwing his name in the list and his journey will continue at the Rumble because he has 29 holes for 29 souls and after he wins the Rumble, he will once again main...

WrestleMania 34 to be held on April 8, 2018

WrestleMania 34 next year will take place on April 8, 2018 at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana. The April 8 date makes WrestleMania 34 the “latest” WrestleMania in history, although a couple of them came close. Usually WWE holds the event either on the last Sunday of March or the first Sunday of April but this time...

WWE officially announces WrestleMania 34 in New Orleans

WWE today officially announced that WrestleMania will return to New Orleans next year for WrestleMania 34. The “breaking news” was given to The Times-Picuyane newspaper, who announced the deal today. A press conference will be held tomorrow morning in New Orleans with WWE Superstars in attendance. New Orleans became the third city in...

Is Kenny Omega on the way to WWE?

The most sought-after wrestler in the business today is not employed by WWE or TNA, and this weekend, he declared himself a free agent after a terrific main event at NJPW’s Wrestle Kingdom 11. Kenny Omega, the leader of The Elite, announced on Twitter that he will be leaving Japan. “I will be stepping away from Japan to reassess my future. The...

Gabi ‘Raquel’ Castrovinci no longer with TNA

Gabi Castrovinci, who wrestled in TNA as Raquel, revealed on Twitter yesterday that she is no longer with the company. Gabi is a former Tough Enough contestant and appeared in the sixth season of the show finishing in tenth place. After her removal from the show, she wrestled a bit on the indie circuit before she was signed to a deal with...

Kassius Ohno back on the road for NXT events

One day after appearing at the NXT television tapings at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida, Kassius Ohno wrestled his first non-televised match for NXT in over three years at yesterday’s show in Largo. Wrestling the second match from the top, the man previously known as Chris Hero wrestled Andrade “Cien” Almas and he won the match...

Anthem unveils new logo for Impact Wrestling

TNA debuted its newest logo yesterday, which includes the bird from the Anthem Sports & Entertainment logo as well as Anthem’s name. The blue bird spreads its wings from the A of Impact which has a blue and white gradient color. The word Wrestling is written in smaller font underneath and Anthem’s name appears at the bottom in white. This...

Impact rating for 01/05/2017

The first Impact of 2017 under the new regime pulled in a disappointing 290,000 viewers. While it’s up from the past two weeks which were not first-run episodes, it’s down from 329,000 that the show did in its final episode on December 15. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)