Author - Colin Vassallo

Raw taped from London, England tonight

Raw

Monday Night Raw will not be live tonight however it will be on a few hours tape delay as WWE is on the other side of the pond for their usual post-WrestleMania Revenge Tour. Raw will take place from London’s O2 Arena in England in front of a usual rabid crowd which knows how to have fun. The Brits are normally the ones who start all chaos at...

Ryback not happy with spot at WrestleMania 32

Ryback

During the WWE tour in Dubai a few days ago, Ryback was interviewed by 104.4 Virgin Radio Dubai host and long-time wrestling fan Myles, an interview which might raise some eyebrows back at home. Asked if he was happy with his spot at WrestleMania 32, Ryback didn’t beat around the bush much and said no and not just this WrestleMania, but the...

The Undertaker now completely off the European tour

Undertaker

The Wrestling Observer is reporting that The Undertaker has now been taken out completely from the WrestleMania Revenge Tour in Europe. Originally Taker was supposed to wrestle at five different live events including the Smackdown tapings this Tuesday from London’s O2 Arena. Then his schedule was taken down to just two events, Smackdown in...

Two WWE Superstars suspended for violation of Wellness Program

Adam Rose

WWE today announced that two of its Superstars have been suspended for 60 days following a second violation of the company’s Talent Wellness Program policy. The Social Outcasts will have one less member running around as Adam Rose is one of the two suspended. It’s not known when he got the first hit. The other suspended Superstar is Konnor...

EVOLVE announces two matches for WWE Global Cruiserweight Series

Evolve

Two more qualifying matches for the WWE Global Cruiserweight series were announced for an EVOLVE show that will take place on May 7 in Queens, New York. The two matches are Drew Gulak vs Tracy Williams and Fred Yehi vs TJ Perkins. It’s interesting to note that the first match involves the EVOLVE Tag Team champions so one of them will go ahead in...

WWE sells out Japan tour tickets quickly

Asuka

Reddit user VendoThefastlane wrote on the r/SquaredCircle forum that the upcoming WWE live event tour in Japan sold out within five minutes. “By 10:05 Japanese social media was full of people sad that they could not get a ticket,” he wrote, adding that the website was super slow processing orders as well due to the heavy demand. The prices...

Smackdown rating for 04/14/2016

Smackdown

This week’s Smackdown drew a total of 2,355,000 viewers, down 89,000 viewers from the previous week. In terms of viewership, Smackdown was fourth on the night with the CNN New York Dem Debate winning the prime time battle followed by The Kelly File on FOX News and The O’Reilly Factor on FOX News as well. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Nakamura, Asuka, and AJ Styles joining WWE tour in Japan

Shinsuke Nakamura

The next time WWE visits Japan, three of its most popular Superstars will be making the trip back to the Land of the Rising Sun. The WWE Japan website confirmed that Shinsuke Nakamura, NXT Women’s champion Asuka, and the number one contender for the WWE World Heavyweight title AJ Styles will all be going to the tour. Other Superstars announced...

$15 Friday promotion on WWE Shop including WrestleMania apparel

WWEShop

WWE Shop is running a “$15 Friday” promotion only for today with tons of merchandise including t-shirts and WrestleMania 32 apparel on sale for just $15. Shirts making part of the sale include NXT Takeover: Dallas, League of Nations, Hall of Fame 2016 inductees, Kevin Owens, Paige, John Cena, Roman Reigns, and the majority of the WrestleMania...

NXT live special on June 8 to start busy week for NXT stars

NXT

NXT will have another live special, presumably a Takeover event, on June 8 according to the NXT Twitter account. Tickets for this show, to be held on June 8, along with other television tapings set for May 19 and June 9 will go on sale this Monday at 10AM ET. It’s going to be quite a busy week for NXT stars as after the live special on June 8...

Lawsuit against WWE over unpaid WWE Network royalties dropped

WWE Network

The class action lawsuit brought forward by the man formerly known as Rene Dupree against WWE over the unpaid WWE Network royalties has been dropped already. The lawsuit was filed in the state of Connecticut, home of the WWE. Earlier this week, WWE attorney Jerry McDevitt notified the legal team of the plaintiff that a 2011 contract he signed...

Ruthless Aggression Era Raw added to WWE Network

WWE Network

WWE has uploaded 104 episodes of Monday Night Raw on the WWE Network spanning from 2002 and 2003, covering the nWo’s arrival in February 2002, to Goldberg’s debut the night after WrestleMania 19 and everything else in between. The post-Attitude Era was labeled by the WWE as the Ruthless Aggression Era, a phrase coined by John Cena when he made...

John Cena starts American Grit hosting gig tonight on FOX

American Grit

John Cena returns to television tonight with his new reality show American Grit on FOX starting at 9PM ET. 16 men and women will be split into four teams with Rorke Denver, Noah Galloway, Tawanda Hanible, and Nicholas Irving serving as their military leads. Denver is a former U.S. Navy Seal, Galloway is a former U.S. Army soldier, Hanible is a...

Bray Wyatt injured during live WWE event in Milan, Italy

Bray Wyatt

Bray Wyatt injured his right leg during the main event of last night’s WWE live non-televised show in Milan, Italy, while wrestling Roman Reigns. The incident happened during a simple collar and elbow tie-up and as Wyatt pushed Reigns to the corner, he immediately grabbed his leg and backed off. He moved to the middle of the ring and went down...

Impact rating for 04/12/2016

Impact Wrestling

Impact on POP did 286,000 viewers this week, up from last week’s 272,000 number. Impact lost its Tuesday night replay this week, a replay which led to an additional good number of extra viewers. It will be replayed every week on Saturday morning.

Total Divas season 5 episode 13 rating

Total Divas

Last night’s Total Divas – which was episode 13 of season 5 titled C’est La Diva – did a total of 632,000 viewers, 17,000 viewers less than last week’s episode. This was part one of the two-part season finale. This has been the lowest rated season of the whole series so far. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)