Author - Colin Vassallo

WWE UK Championship Live shows will air on WWE Network this month

Triple H announced on Twitter today that the two WWE United Kingdom Championship Live tapings held in Norwich yesterday and today will be airing on the WWE Network later this month. Considering that today’s tapings had the number one contender’s match as well as a title match with each winner meeting at the upcoming NXT Takeover: Chicago...

Emma injured at non-televised WWE live event in Liverpool

WWE Superstar Emma suffered a shoulder injury at today’s non-televised live WWE event in Liverpool, England. Emma was in a tag team match with Mickie James versus Bayley and Sasha Banks and the injury seems to have happened when Emma landed badly after taking two knees from Banks from the turnbuckle. The referee held up the “X” hand sign to...

Impact parent company Anthem files for “Broken” trademarks

Anthem Sports and Entertainment have filed for trademarks with the United States Patent and Trademark Office for Broken Matt, Broken Brilliance, and Brother Nero, as the legal fight with the Hardys intensifies. Anthem, through TNA Entertainment LLC, filed for these trademarks on April 28 and they are listed as “live” on the USPTO website. Matt...

WWE UK championship to be defended at NXT Takeover: Chicago

The WWE United Kingdom championship will be defended at the upcoming NXT Takeover: Chicago which will be held on May 20. The announcement came yesterday during the first set of the WWE UK Championship Live television tapings in Norwich, England. The contenders will be decided tonight in the second set of tapings, as current champion Tyler Bate...

Japanese female star Kairi Hojo signs WWE deal, heading to NXT

The Wrestling Observer is reporting that Kairi Hojo, the 28-year-old Japanese female star, has signed a three year deal with WWE and will be moving to Orlando to start her journey at the WWE Performance Center. Hojo announced her departure from World Wonder Ring Stardom promotion today, a promotion she has worked for since her debut in 2011. She...

40% off offer at WWE Shop on tons of merchandise

WWE Shop is running a 40% off promotion on several items, including popular t-shirts of several WWE Superstars as well as WrestleMania 33 merchandise. The majority of t-shirts range from $11.99 to $14.99 and jerseys have been marked down to $24.99 and $39.99. T-shirts featured include those from John Cena, Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins, The New Day...

WWE holding tapings for UK Championship Live this weekend

WWE will be taping two shows of United Kingdom Championship Live this weekend, one today, and one tomorrow, for a future airing on the WWE Network. Both shows are being held at Epic Studios in Norwich, England, and will feature the stars of 205 Live and the United Kingdom Championship tournament from this past January. Scheduled to appear are WWE...

Ember Moon out of the NXT Women’s title fatal 4-way match

The NXT Women’s title fatal 4-way match at NXT Takeover: Chicago has been changed to a triple threat now as Ember Moon has been taken out of the match due to an injury. Moon, who challenged Asuka at the last Takeover in Orlando, suffered a shoulder injury when Asuka threw her out of the ring when she interfered in the number one contender’s...

Impact rating for 05/04/2017

Impact Wrestling on POP last night drew 260,000 viewers, up 5,000 viewers from last week’s show. The NBA Playoffs once again dominated the night, taking a small chunk of the usual Impact audience. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

UK-only weekly WWE show still on development schedule

During the conference call held yesterday to discuss the Q1 2017 financial results, WWE’s Chief Marketing and Revenue Officer Michelle Wilson said that the weekly United Kingdom-only show is “absolutely” still part of their development schedule but there’s nothing to announce yet. WWE will be testing the waters this weekend with two live...

91 private photos of Lisa Marie Varon leaked

The artist formerly known as Victoria in WWE and Tara in TNA is the latest victim when it comes to personal photos being released on the Internet, and this one is the biggest of them all. The 46-year-old, real name Lisa Marie Varon, had 91 photos posted on different websites showing her in different states of undress, with her breasts exposed in...

Wall Street not impressed by WWE’s Q1 2017 numbers

Wall Street was not impressed by WWE’s first quarter of 2017 financial results and investors drove down the stocks by 4.81%. WWE stocks closed the trading day at $19.79 after they opened at $20.45. Stocks have not closed below $20 since February of this year. For the quarter, the Company reported Net income of $0.9 million compared to $13.9...

WWE revenues by business segment for Q1 2017

Out of the nine main WWE business segments, six of them registered an increase compared to the prior year quarter while three of them registered a decrease, with Home Entertainment (DVD/Blu-Ray sales) taking the biggest hit this quarter. Network revenues, which include revenue generated by WWE Network and pay-per-view, increased 15% to $46.5...