Author - Colin Vassallo

Jimmy Uso and referee do the Nae Nae during live event

During non-televised live events, wrestlers are often given the liberty to do stuff that on television are usually a no no. And that’s what happened at last night’s event in Huntsville, Alabama, as Heath Slater and Jimmy Uso brought the house down with an impromptu dance off. During the match, Slater challenged Uso to a dance off and Slater...

Chris Benoit’s son David backstage at WWE event in Edmonton

David Benoit, the son of Chris Benoit, was backstage at the non-televised live WWE event in Edmonton yesterday. Benoit, who is an aspiring wrestler and looks very very similar to his late father, is always welcomed backstage when WWE comes to town and is big friends with Chris Jericho. Both Jericho and Natalya posted photos with Benoit on their...

Lana undergoes successful surgery on her wrist

WWE Diva Lana underwent successful surgery on Thursday to repair a broken wrist she suffered last weekend while training in the ring. “Lana underwent open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) of a left distal radius fracture with a volar plate,” Dr. Chris Amann told WWE.COM. “The fracture was stabilized and returned to its normal anatomic...

The New Day on WWE Network’s Table For 3 on Monday night

A new episode of WWE Network’s original series Table For 3 will air on Monday night immediately following Raw. The subjects of the new episode are Xavier Woods, Big E, and Kofi Kingston, who together are the popular and hilarious tag team The New Day. The preview on the WWE Network schedule reads, “The New Day discusses life on the road, their...

Kurt Angle returning to the ring during the BFG weekend

TNA announced on its website that Hall of Famer and former TNA champion Kurt Angle will be returning to the ring during the Bound for Glory weekend. Angle, who has been out for two months after neck surgery to remove a benign tumor, will wrestle at the BFG Tour non-televised event in Salem, Virginia, on October 3, and then the following night at...

Kana gets her new WWE name

Japanese female Superstar Kana was at the NXT television tapings yesterday at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida, and was given her new WWE name. The 33 year old from Osaka will now be wrestling under the name of Asuka, a tribute to multi-time champion and retired Japanese pro wrestler Lioness Asuka. Lioness Asuka had a 25 year pro...

Divas match to headline upcoming NXT Takeover show

The main event for the next NXT Takeover show scheduled for October 7 has been announced and WWE seems like it’s going ahead with the Divas revolution push. For the first time ever in WWE history, a women’s match will headline a special event, with the NXT Women’s champion Bayley defending her title against Sasha Banks in a 30...

Lana undergoing wrist surgery today

Lana is undergoing wrist surgery today and is expected to be out of action for around 4 months. “Hello. I’m getting my surgery on my wrist…yay,” Lana said in a video she posted on her Twitter and Facebook in a small girl voice from the hospital bed. “Wish me luck,” she then said, as she tried to wave with her broken wrist and acting...

WWE Diva replaced from the cast of the new season of Total Divas

WWE Diva Trinity Fatu, better known to wrestling fans as Naomi, wrote on Twitter that she has been once again replaced from the Total Divas show for season 5. When a fan asked if Naomi and her husband can get their spin off show so they get more screen time, she replied, “Unfortunately we have been replaced for the 2nd time but I support my...

Dave Bautista signs for two new movies

Former WWE champion Dave Bautista has landed two movies in the span of a week according to Deadline Hollywood. The first movie is yet-to-be-named action thriller with Bruce Willis and Christopher Meloni and will be released through Lionsgate Premiere. Steven C. Miller will be directing on a script written by Michael Cody and Chris Sivertson...

Total Divas season 4 episode 10 rating

Episode 10 of season 4 of Total Divas, titled Gone with the Wine, climbed to a season high of 1,143,000 viewers and a 0.5 rating in the 18-49 demographic. The show was up from last week’s 1.02 million viewers and is the highest rated episode of season 4 so far although still below the average of what season 3 did earlier this year. (Ratings...

Raw rating for 09/07/2015

Monday Night Raw this week drew an average of 3,385,000 viewers, down over a whopping half a million viewers from last week’s show. Raw went head to head with college football on ESPN which did 10,585,000 viewers. With NFL season returning, WWE will face some tough competition every week and such numbers will probably become a weekly thing. Hour...

Tough Enough finalist Amanda reportedly signs WWE deal

Tough Enough finalist Amanda Saccomanno has been present at the last couple of television tapings and has reportedly signed a WWE developmental deal. Amanda, who wrestled as Mandy Rose during the Tough Enough finale, came second to Sara Lee however that did not put an end to her WWE career and she made enough of an impression to have been given...