Author - Colin Vassallo

WrestleMania 33 Axxess tickets on sale on February 4

Tickets for Axxess will go on sale on Saturday, February 4 at 10AM EST on Ticketmaster.com with general admission tickets selling for $55 including fees. There will be a total of six sessions of Axxess starting on March 30 and ending on April 2, which is WrestleMania Sunday. One session will be held on Thursday between 6PM and 10PM and Friday...

Total Divas season 6 episode 10 rating

The mid-season finale of season six of Total Divas featuring the wedding of Lana and Rusev drew 696,000 viewers, up 196,000 viewers from last week’s episode. Total Divas returns later in the fall for the second part of season six. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

WWE to report Q4 and full year 2016 financial results on 02/09

WWE will be reporting its fourth quarter and full year 2016 results on Thursday, February 9 before the opening of the market. WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon and Chief Strategy & Financial Officer George Barrios will host a conference call beginning at 11:00AM EST to discuss the results. The earnings presentation referenced during the call...

Philadelphia to host the 30th anniversary Royal Rumble in 2018

WWE has selected the city of Philadelphia to host the 30th anniversary of the Royal Rumble in 2018. The four big pay-per-views will now bring big business with them, with NXT, Raw, and Smackdown also taking place in the same arena and city over the course of the weekend. The Wells Fargo Center, a 20,000-seater arena, will be the host of NXT...

Smackdown rating for 01/24/2017

Yesterday’s episode of Smackdown, the last stop before the Rumble, did a total of 2,556,000 viewers, down 96,000 viewers from last week’s show. Smackdown was #3 in the 18-49 demographic chart for the night. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Netflix acquires worldwide rights for Hogan/Gawker documentary

The Hollywood Reporter has a story about streaming giant Netflix purchasing the worldwide rights for the documentary Nobody Speak: Hulk Hogan, Gawker, and Trials of a Free Press. The documentary chronicles the court case and fallout of the legal battle between Hogan and Gawker that took place last year. Brian Knappenberger directed the film and...

Funeral service for Jimmy Snuka to be held tomorrow

“Superfly” Jimmy Snuka’s wife Carole is holding his funeral in accordance with his wishes tomorrow, Thursday January 26 in Margate, Florida at the Serenity Memorial Chapel. A public viewing will be held from 9:30AM to 11:30AM. Serenity Memorial Chapel is located at  5229 Coconut Creek Parkway. We are told that a service will also be...

Six-woman tag team match added to the Royal Rumble

The eighth and final match to the Royal Rumble card was announced last night on Smackdown Live. The Smackdown women will be showcasing their talent in a six-woman tag team match featuring Becky Lynch, Nikki Bella, and Naomi taking on the Smackdown Women’s champion Alexa Bliss, the returning Mickie James, and Natalya. The Rumble will have three...

Total Divas episode preview for tonight: The Big Day

The mid-season finale of Total Divas season 6 airs tonight with episode 10 titled The Big Day, featuring the wedding of Lana and Rusev. The synopsis for the episode reads, “Renee Young brings boyfriend, Dean Ambrose, home to meet her family and chaos ensues, the big wedding day for Lana and Rusev has finally arrived and some last minute...

The 22 confirmed names in the 2017 Royal Rumble match

22 WWE Superstars are now confirmed for the Royal Rumble after last night, Mojo Rawley from Smackdown entered his name in the match. There are 13 Raw Superstars in the Rumble – Goldberg, Brock Lesnar, Big E, Kofi Kingston, Xavier Woods, Chris Jericho, Braun Strowman, Cesaro, Sheamus, Big Show, Sami Zayn, Big Cass, and Rusev. Smackdown is so...

Raw rating for 01/23/2017

The last Raw before the Royal Rumble drew 3,292,000 viewers last night, up just 21,000 viewers from last week’s show. Hour one did 3,309,000 viewers, followed by 3,457,000 viewers in the second hour, and then down to 3,111,000 in the third and final hour. From hour two to three, Raw lost 346,000 viewers, with many missing the final Goldberg...

List of WrestleMania 33 Axxess VIP and Premium VIP sessions

WWE sent out notices to those who purchased a WrestleMania 33 travel package with the list of names who will be signing at Axxess. There are two VIP signings – regular VIP and Premium VIP – which will span from Friday to Sunday. The VIP sessions include Shinsuke Nakamura on Friday at 5PM, the only VIP session of the night. On Saturday...

Ric Flair statue to be unveiled during WrestleMania 33 weekend

ProWrestlingSheet.com is reporting that a life-size statue of Ric Flair will be unveiled at WrestleMania 33 weekend during Axxess this year. Ryan Satin from the website confirmed the news after a model by the name of Sean Perry posted a photo on his Facebook standing in for a full body mold for the Flair statue. “Sooooo, the other day a studio...

NXT tapings at University of Central Florida set for next month

On February 22, NXT will hold a special taping at the University of Central Florida in Orlando rather than at Full Sail University in Winter Park. The CFE Arena holds up to 10,000 fans and it’s the second time that NXT will be visiting the University of Central Florida as they taped a show there in January 2016. The tapings will start at 6:30PM...

Two matches added to the Rumble Kickoff show

The Royal Rumble Kickoff show will feature two matches, one of them with the Raw Tag Team titles on the line. Cesaro and Sheamus will be defending their titles against number one contenders Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson with two referees assigned to the match. The other match on the card is Sasha Banks vs Nia Jax. Meanwhile, four more Superstars...