Author - Colin Vassallo

Live NXT event results from 12/13 in Sydney, Australia

W-O reader Geoffrey attended the NXT live event last night in Sydney, Australia and sent in the following results. Akira Tozawa defeated Andrade “Cien” Almas; Billie Kay and Peyton Royce defeated Liv Morgan and Aliyah; Oney Lorcan defeated Wesley Blake; DIY defeated The Revival; TM-61 defeated Tino Sabatelli and Riddick Moss; Asuka...

WWE presents Tribute to the Troops 2016 on USA Network

WWE will be airing Tribute to the Troops tonight on USA Network, a show that was taped yesterday in conjunction with Smackdown Live from the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. This was a dual-brand show with Michael Cole, JBL, and Byron Saxton on commentary and both Stephanie and Shane McMahon doing the introductions. Former Raw ring announcer...

Total Divas episode preview for tonight: Mother of the Groom

Total Divas returns tonight for episode five of season six on E! at 8PM EST with an episode titled Mother of the Groom. The synopsis for the episode reads, “Maryse and Mike panic when their home is invaded, cultural differences cause a family feud as Lana, Rusev and his mother argue over whether their wedding should be in Malibu or Bulgaria, and...

John Cena returning to Smackdown on December 27

John Cena has been pretty busy lately and his out-of-the-ring activities have kept him away from WWE. But the wait will be soon over as the 15-time World champion will be making his WWE return on the December 27 Smackdown, live from Chicago. Cena was last seen in a WWE ring at the No Mercy pay-per-view this past October, participating in a triple...

Raw rating for 12/12/2016

Monday Night Raw slipped in the ratings compared to last week, with the show from last night getting an average of 2,758,000 viewers, down 218,000 viewers from the December 5 episode. Hour one started with 2,929,000 viewers, then went down to 2,713,000 viewers, before closing the night with 2,632,000 viewers. Raw saw a drop of 297,000 viewers from...

Kevin Owens goes full heel on 7-year-old, mother complains online

During a non-televised live event in Lowell, Massachusetts last weekend, Kevin Owens had an exchange with a little kid who was wearing a Roman Reigns shirt and the kid’s mother is now crying foul over Owens’ behavior. In full heel mode, Owens saw the kid when doing his entrance and told the kid to go buy a Kevin Owens shirt instead. Then he...

Chris Hero going back to WWE

Dave Meltzer of the Observer is reporting that veteran indie star Chris Hero will be heading back to WWE after a failed first stint between 2011 and 2013. The 37-year-old Hero wrestled in Florida Championship Wrestling as Kassius Ohno and then on NXT as well where he was part of the class which included Bray Wyatt, Luke Harper, Erick Rowan, Corey...

Jerry Lawler to host the WWE Hall of Fame, to sign new deal

Jerry “The King” Lawler, who recently found himself out of a television job from WWE, said this weekend that he will still be hosting the WWE Hall of Fame ceremony and he intends to sign some kind of new deal with WWE when his current one expires in the beginning of 2017. Lawler, who was talking on Sports 56 WHBQ in Memphis, added that it was...

Booker T running for mayor of Houston in 2020

WWE Hall of Famer Booker T announced during his radio show on Sportsradio610 that he will be running for mayor of Houston in 2020. “You heard it, 2020 I’m preparing. I’m preparing myself to run for mayor of the city,” Booker said. There have been many wrestling stars in the past who tipped their hat in the political scene, perhaps no...

John Cena hosts Saturday Night Live tonight on NBC

“Live from New York, it’s Saturday Night!” And with those words, John Cena will kick off his SNL hosting gig tonight. This will be the first time that Cena will be hosting the popular show on NBC and the gig is not the easiest one for anyone since all the skits are done live. However, Cena has the upper edge in this department as he’s used...

Cody joins The Bullet Club faction in NJPW

Former WWE Superstar Cody Rhodes is the newest member of the Bullet Club. The announcement came at the NJPW World Tag Team Finals which took place yesterday and Kenny Omega, the leader of the group, was tasked with the reveal. A very good promotional video was shot to reveal Cody’s addition to the group. “You know me as the son of a plumber...

Elimination Chamber next year is a Smackdown-only PPV

The Elimination Chamber pay-per-view set for February 12 will be a Smackdown-only event. The show will take place at the Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix, Arizona with tickets going on sale on December 16. The general assumption now is that someone from the Raw brand will be winning the Royal Rumble. During the first brand split, the winner...