Author - Colin Vassallo

#1 contenders match for Raw Women’s title set for next week

With Bayley out of the SummerSlam pay-per-view due to a shoulder injury, Alexa Bliss is looking for a new number one contender for the Raw Women’s title. That number one contender will be decided next week on Raw, just six days before the actual pay-per-view when Sasha Banks takes on Nia Jax. Banks lost the number one contenders match against...

Scott Dawson of The Revival ruptures bicep and requires surgery

The Revival is having a tough time on the main roster as Scott Dawson suffered a ruptured bicep during a non-televised live event this weekend, putting him out of action for an undetermined amount of time. Dawson still wrestled last night at the house show in London, Ontario, but had his right arm heavily taped up. The injury occurred during a tag...

Another way to watch Impact Wrestling for cord cutters

GFW fans who are cord cutters will soon be able to enjoy watching Impact Wrestling on another over-the-top streaming service. DirecTV Now announced a deal to carry the CBS stations and with them comes POP, the current home of GFW’s Impact Wrestling. POP will be part of the ‘Just Right’ tier and above. The channel is also available for...

Bayley out of SummerSlam due to shoulder injury

In an WWE.COM exclusive it was reported that Bayley will not be at SummerSlam due to the injury she suffered against Nia Jax last week. Standing outside the Air Canada Centre, WWE’s Mike Rome said that after evaluations conducted this morning, Bayley’s separated shoulder problem will prevent her from wrestling Alexa Bliss for the Raw Women’s...

Last man standing match on Raw tonight

A last man standing match will be headlining Monday Night Raw tonight as Braun Strowman and Roman Reigns will go one on one once again. This is the second gimmick match in a row for these two following the ambulance match which Strowman won at Great Balls of Fire in June. That match saw Reigns then drive the ambulance, which had Strowman in it...

Bella Twins’ clothing brand Birdiebee launches at Curve Expo

Birdiebee, the Bella Twins’ clothing brand, is being unveiled at the Curve Expo today in New York. The Birdiebee project was launched last year and it was also featured on a few episodes of Total Divas as Nikki and Brie shopped around ideas to launch the brand. The twins wrote in a post on Twitter that they were heading to the Curve Expo as...

Another bad night in Staten Island for GFW

The second GFW non-televised live event in Staten Island was just as bad as the one in Long Island in terms of attendance as the Staten Island Richmond County Bank Ballpark at St. George looked awfully empty with few fans scattered around the park. The ringside seats, which had around 250 seats, were not even full and in the stands you could see...

The Usos get SD Tag Team title shot at SummerSlam

The Smackdown Tag Team titles will be on the line at SummerSlam as WWE announced this morning that The New Day will be defending the titles against The Usos again. With the Smackdown Tag Team title match added to the card, it means that seven out of the eight matches announced so far are all title matches. The WWE Championship, Universal title...

GFW draws poor attendance at live event in Long Island

Judging from pictures posted online from last night’s GFW non-televised live event at The Sports Arena in St. James in Long Island, attendance was pretty poor and did not even top 300 fans. The 45,000 square foot multipurpose arena did not look at its best with just floor seats and large red barricades to close off parts of the floor. You can...

Alberto El Patron to miss live events due to suspension

GFW champion Alberto El Patron will not be at any of the two non-televised live events this weekend as he remains suspended by the company. El Patron was suspended by GFW after the airport incident with Paige hit the press and at the time it looked like he was the culprit. It ended up being that El Patron was the “victim” in this case and...

Impact rating for 08/03/2017

Impact on POP did 276,000 viewers last night, down 10,000 viewers from last week’s show. This was the third week in a row that the show suffered a decline in viewership. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

WWE and Eva Marie officially part ways

WWE announced that the company and Eva Marie have mutually agreed to part ways as of today, August 4. “Today I’m saying a bittersweet goodbye to @WWE,” Eva tweeted. “Thanks to the entire team, and YOU, my fans, for these 4 years! #AllRedEverythingForever.” Eva Marie’s road to the WWE main roster was anything but easy and more often...

GFW with two non-televised live events this weekend

Global Force Wrestling will have two non-televised live events in the state of New York this weekend, the first such shows in years. The company booked The Sports Arena in St. James in Long Island and the Staten Island Richmond County Bank Ballpark at St. George. Another event, in Bridgeport, Connecticut, was canceled due to “unforeseen...

Io Shirai returns to Stardom after WWE pulls offer due to injuries

There are rumors floating around that Japanese female sensation Io Shirai is not coming to WWE after her results from the physical tests showed several problems regarding her neck. Shirai was given the all-clear by doctors to resume wrestling but WWE decided to pull their offer from the table according to Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer...

WWE and Foxtel extend television partnership in Australia

WWE and Foxtel extended their partnership into its 18th year with a new agreement to broadcast WWE programming live in Australia, including Raw and SmackDown as well as WWE pay-per-views, including WrestleMania and SummerSlam. “Foxtel is a long-time, valued partner who shares our vision and passion for engaging and entertaining our fans,” said...

Sting admits he can still wrestle…but he won’t!

In a short Facebook Live video a few days ago, WWE Hall of Famer Sting revealed that if he wants, he can still wrestle, but he’s not going to do it. When someone was showing Sting what all the blue icons popping up on his video meant, he also read one of the comments that said he wished he could still wrestle. “Yeah, I can still wrestle. I can...

Smackdown rating for 08/01/2017

Smackdown this week, with the first ever Shinsuke Nakamura vs John Cena match, did a total of 2,569,000 viewers, just 34,000 up from last week’s show. Smackdown was #1 in the top 50 cable chart among the 18-49 demographic and #3 in overall viewership. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)