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Matt Bloom and Sara Amato promoted at NXT

NXT

WWE today announced that it has promoted Matt Bloom as permanent Head Coach at NXT following the resignation of Bill DeMott. In addition, Sara Amato has also been promoted to Assistant Head Coach, the first female in such a position. Bloom is known to WWE fans as A-Train, Price Albert, and lately as Jason Albert. Amato is better known as Sara Del...

Dwayne Johnson confirms return for Furious 8 movie

Dwayne Johnson

During an event with the press to promote San Andreas, former WWE champion Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson said that he is onboard for the eighth installment of the Fast & Furious franchise. When he was asked if he would be reprising his role as Luke Hobbs, Johnson replied with, “Of course. It can’t go on without Hobbs!” Johnson also...

Ziggler receives 10 stitches to the head following Payback match

Dolph Ziggler

Dolph Ziggler was on the receiving end of 10 stitches to the head following last night’s match against Sheamus at Payback. Ziggler bled the hard way after he delivered a headbutt and then followed with a super kick but Sheamus kicked out. The two went straight to the finish afterward with Sheamus hitting the Brogue Kick and the pin. WWE medical...

Payback 2015 pay-per-view results

Seth Rollins

Here are the results from last night’s Payback pay-per-view which took place at the Royal Farms Arena in Baltimore, Maryland. R-Truth defeated Stardust and The Ascension defeated Macho Mandow and Curtis Axel in the Kickoff matches; Sheamus defeated Dolph Ziggler; The New Day defeated Tyson Kidd and Cesaro in a two out of three falls match to...

Austin’s podcast back on the WWE Network

Steve Austin

The Steve Austin podcast is returning to the WWE Network after a few months on hiatus as it seems all the disagreements between the two parties have been ironed out. Austin’s last podcast on the Network was with Triple H. The announcement was made last night during the Payback pay-per-view and Austin’s show returns live after the June 1...

Betting odds for Payback see Rollins as clear favorite

Seth Rollins

Odds for tonight’s Payback pay-per-view have Seth Rollins the clear favorite to retain the WWE World Heavyweight title at 1/7, with Reigns, Orton, and then Ambrose in that order having odds of 8/1, 10/1, and 12/1. John Cena is also the favorite to retain the United States title at 1/8 and a win for Rusev is at 9/2. Other favorites to win their...

Rusev’s Russian Federation star stolen at WWE event

Rusev

WWE Superstar Rusev had his Russian Federation star stolen during the non-televised live event in State College, Pennsylvania. “Big thanks to the Americans at #WWEStateCollege for stealing my star of the Russian federation. Hope eBay is gud to you,” Rusev wrote. A fan by the username Harveybeardman on Instagram posted a selfie wearing the star...

Payback 2015 live on pay-per-view and WWE Network tonight

John Cena

Live tonight from the Royal Farms Arena in Baltimore, Maryland, WWE presents Payback on pay-per-view and on the WWE Network. The full card is as follows: Seth Rollins vs Roman Reigns vs Dean Ambrose vs Randy Orton in a fatal 4 way for the WWE World Heavyweight title; John Cena vs Rusev in an I Quit match for the United States title; The New Day vs...

Samoa Joe rumored to debut this Wednesday at NXT Takeover

Samoa Joe

Reddit user FalconArrow, who over the past few days correctly reported the return of the Elimination Chamber, and the involvement of Rhyno and Tommy Dreamer at NXT in Philly, is now reporting that Samoa Joe has signed a deal with WWE and will be making his debut this Wednesday on NXT. The anonymous user has been verified by the r/SquaredCircle...

Titus O’Neil wins Celebrity Dad of the Year award

Titus O'Neil

WWE Superstar Titus O’Neil has been named Celebrity Dad of the Year by Everythingfordads.com thanks to the WWE social media machine. The second annual MEGA Dad Awards 2015 are being presented by Every Thing For Dads to honor the amazing work we see dads carry out that often goes unacknowledged. These awards are given to dads who are determined...

Paige returns to save Nikki Bella at non-televised live event

Paige

Former WWE Divas champion Paige returned to the ring last night during a non-televised live event in State College, Pennsylvania. Paige came out to defend the current champ Nikki Bella after Brie got “injured” during the tag team match against Naomi and Tamina. The newest heel Divas double teamed on Nikki after she won the match and then Paige...

Vince McMahon not excluding future WrestleMania in Chicago

Vince Mcmahon

In an interview with the Chicago Tribune, WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon said that Chicago might see a WrestleMania in the future. When asked why Chicago hasn’t gotten a WrestleMania lately, McMahon didn’t give a specific answer, but he didn’t shut down the door for a return. “I wouldn’t say Chicago is out of the running,” said...

Tommy Dreamer turns up to face Corbin at NXT in Philly

Tommy Dreamer

The ECW Original mystery opponent for Baron Corbin at last night’s NXT event in Philadelphia ended up being Mr ECW himself, Tommy Dreamer. Dreamer was “recruited” by Joey Styles after Corbin issued an open challenge to any ECW Original to fight him yesterday after the first NXT event in Philly on Thursday. He beat Rhyno on the first show...

TNA Impact moving to Wednesdays starting June 3

Impact Wrestling

TNA is moving away from the Friday night television slot as Destination America announced that Impact will be moving permanently to Wednesday nights at 9PM EST starting June 3. Impact moved to Destination America in January of this year and was given the Friday night slot which many in the television industry consider as the death slot since...