Author - Colin Vassallo

WWE Raw’s run on German free TV coming to an end

The German-based website Pro-Wrestling.De is reporting that private broadcaster Tele 5 will not be renewing WWE’s deal to continue airing Raw when the deal expires in the first quarter of 2017. Tele 5 is a free TV channel in Germany and a decrease in audience saw the broadcaster ditch the show from its future schedule. The announcement was made...

Rusev vs Rollins announced for Raw tonight

One match has been announced for tonight’s Monday Night Raw featuring the United States champion Rusev taking on Seth Rollins. This will be Rollins’ “punishment” from Mick Foley for interfering in the main event last week after he was told to stay away from the Owens/Reigns match. Match six of the best-of-seven series between Cesaro and...

TNA announces the signing of Brandi Rhodes

TNA officially announced the signing of Brandi Rhodes, the artist formerly known as Eden Stiles in the WWE, and the wife of Cody Rhodes. Last week TMZ broke the news that Rhodes had actually signed a deal with the company but TNA opted to keep it under wraps until today. In a short interview with Josh Mathews to talk about her signing, Rhodes said...

Randy Orton wrestles first match since SummerSlam

Randy Orton has been cleared to resume wrestling and is back on the road for non-televised live events. Orton, who had his last match against Brock Lesnar at SummerSlam, wrestled Bray Wyatt last night in Springfield, Missouri, and won the match via an RKO. The two were supposed to wrestle at the Backlash Smackdown-only WWE Network event however...

Bubba Ray Dudley shows up at HOH and threatens Matt Hardy

At last night’s House of Hardcore event, Bubba Ray Dudley came to the aid of his friend Tommy Dreamer after his match against Matt Hardy. “You might not like it here, but this is our home and we built this place,” Bubba Ray said, referring to the 2300 Arena, formerly known as the ECW Arena, where the event was being held. “How would you...

Emma returns to the ring….as special guest referee

WWE Superstar Emma, who has been out injured since May of this year, returned as a special guest referee at a non-televised live event in Louisville, Kentucky on Friday evening. Emma refereed the six-woman tag team match between Sasha Banks, Bayley and Alicia Fox vs Charlotte, Dana Brooke, and Nia Jax. In mid-May, Emma suffered a ruptured disc at...

NXT star Johnny Gargano gets married to Candice LaRae

NXT Superstar Johnny Gargano got married yesterday to fellow wrestler Candice LaRae. Gargano had his tag team partner Tommaso Ciampa, Chuck Taylor, Son of Havoc, and Gregory Iron as his groomsmen. LaRae is a 30-year-old Canadian who wrestles for Pro Wrestling Guerrilla and is often seen in YouTube clips dishing out and on the receiving end of some...

NY Post values TNA “at around $40 million!”

A story by the New York Post yesterday valued TNA “at around $40 million,” a figure which couldn’t be more farther than the truth. The story revolves around Smashing Pumpkins front man and current TNA President making his bid to buy 100% of the company, although Corgan did not want to reveal the price tag put on TNA. Corgan told the NY Post...

First look at Cody Rhodes in The CW’s Arrow season 5

The CW released a quick 15-second teaser on the upcoming season 5 of Arrow which features a fast glimpse of Cody Rhodes who will be guest starring in an episode. The former WWE Superstar will be featured in the third episode of the new season and in the teaser he’s seen holding The Green Arrow by his neck against a wall. Rhodes has a history...

Six cruiserweights, plus new champ, confirmed for the Raw roster

WWE announced the first six cruiserweights who have been confirmed to be making part of the Raw roster come this Monday along with the new WWE Cruiserweight champion TJ Perkins. These six are Rich Swann, Cedric Alexander, Lince Dorado, Gran Metalik, Noam Dar, and the returning Brian Kendrick. All of them are appearing on Raw for the first time...

Cody Rhodes’ wife Brandi signs deal with TNA says TMZ

TMZ.COM is reporting that Brandi Rhodes, the wife of Cody Rhodes, has signed a deal with TNA Wrestling, and it’s not for announcing, but wrestling. TNA’s Jeremy Borash reacted like he wasn’t aware of the news and wrote, “Interesting…” on Twitter when retweeting the story from TMZ. Brandi, who worked for WWE under the name Eden Stiles...

Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic returning on NXT TV

The Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic is returning to NXT television and started at last night’s tapings at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. The tournament was created last year to honor the late, great WWE Hall of Famer Dusty Rhodes, who passed away a few months earlier. NXT kicked off a 16-tag tournament and the matches were taped...

Massive 3rd edition of WWE Encyclopedia to be published in October

On October 24, DK Publishing will release the WWE Encyclopedia of Sports Entertainment, 3rd Edition, the most expansive, all-encompassing chronicle ever unleashed on the WWE. The full-color 416-page book includes over 1,200 Superstar and event profiles. The collection of images and information in this book represents the most ambition published...

WWE Cruiserweight title is revived after 9 year absence

WWE revived the Cruiserweight title last night during the finale of the WWE Cruiserweight Classic, with the division now represented with a title for the first time since 2007. The company started using the title when WCW was bought in 2001, abandoning the WWE Light Heavyweight title in favor of the Cruiserweight title. The lineage of that...