Author - Colin Vassallo

WWE television expands to 17 Pacific Islands with new deal

WWE and Digicel Ltd. today announced a new agreement to broadcast Raw and Smackdown in the Pacific Islands. Beginning this Thursday, Digicel Play subscribers in Papua New Guinea, Fiji, Tonga, Samoa and the other Pacific Islands will be able to watch WWE’s flagship programs on TVWAN Action for the first time. Raw will air weekly at 5 pm every...

Crazy Hardy vs Hardy match headlines Impact tonight

Tonight’s Impact on POP is one of the most anticipated in the company’s history due to mind-blowing Jeff Hardy vs Matt Hardy match being billed as The Final Deletion. The match was taped in the backyard of their house in Cameron, North Carolina in the dark and features lots of weapons, fireworks, jumping from trees, fire, and even a trip to...

Brock Lesnar’s SummerSlam opponent announced this week

Brock Lesnar’s opponent for SummerSlam will be revealed this Thursday on Smackdown, just a couple of days before Lesnar returns to the UFC. Brock has not on been on WWE television since his WrestleMania 32 match against Dean Ambrose and is expected to return to TV after UFC 200 to begin his SummerSlam program. On Saturday, July 9, Lesnar steps...

WWE Clash of Champions logo revealed

As reported earlier, WWE will be dropping the Night of Champions pay-per-view name in favor of Clash of Champions, a name which was made famous by NWA/WCW although under a slightly different variation of Clash of the Champions. WWE this week released the logo that will be used and while the name is similar, the logo is completely different from...

USA vs the World 16-tag match set for 4th of July Raw

With probably a record-low audience expected tomorrow night on Raw due to the 4th of July holiday in the United States, WWE is trying to get viewers to tune in with a massive 16-man elimination USA vs The World tag team match. The match was announced on WWE.COM however none of the participants were made public yet. Also announced on Raw is a...

Verified Bobby Heenan Twitter account ends up being a fake

When it’s too good to be true, then probably it is too good to be true. Details are emerging now that the Bobby Heenan Twitter account @RealBobbyHeenan isn’t real after all. Twitter quickly “verified” the account after it went through the verification process but little did they know that they had been duped and the account of his wife...

Cody Rhodes to guest star on CW’s Arrow in season 5

Former WWE Superstar Cody Rhodes will be making a guest appearance on the CW series Arrow when the show starts season 5 later this year. Rhodes has a history with the show’s leading man, Stephen Amell, and the two shared a feud while Rhodes was in the WWE which led to a tag team match at SummerSlam with Amell teaming up with Neville and Rhodes...

All WCW Monday Nitro episodes now on the WWE Network

On September 4, 1995 WCW decided to go big and debuted WCW Monday Nitro on TNT to go head to head against WWE’s Monday Night Raw. The live broadcast – which started as a one hour show, then two, and then eventually expanded to three – gave WWE a run for its money, beating Raw in the ratings for 84 consecutive weeks. WCW Nitro was the...

Shinsuke Nakamura sends fans into frenzy at WWE Tokyo show

It’s no secret that Shinsuke Nakamura is a legend in Japan and this week he returned to his homeland for the first time since signing with the WWE and as you can expect, the Japanese fans treated him like a true Superstar. Nakamura wrestled Chris Jericho in the first leg of the tour yesterday and as soon as Nakamura’s theme hit the speakers...

Smackdown rating for 06/30/2016

This week’s Smackdown drew 2,080,000 viewers, down 65,000 viewers from last week’s show. It was the third worst number the show has done on USA Network since moving in January. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Hideo Itami returns to action at non-televised NXT live event

Hideo Itami, the NXT Superstar formerly known as KENTA, made his long-awaited return at a non-televised NXT live event in Winter Haven, Florida yesterday. Itami teamed up with the TM61 tag team to take on Wesley Blake, Tino Sabbatelli, and Samoa Joe, and the babyface trio got the win with Itami getting the pinfall. Itami has been out of action...

Watching live WWE for cord-cutters just became easier

Are you one of those cord-cutters? If you are and you are a wrestling fan living in the United States, now you can watch live Raw and Smackdown on USA Network via Sling TV. Sling announced that NBCUniversal channels NBC, NBC Sports Network, USA Network, Syfy, and Bravo have been added to the Sling Blue package which sells for $25 for 43 channels...

Chris Jericho launches The Jericho Network with PodcastOne

Chris Jericho’s popularity on his PodcastOne show Talk Is Jericho has landed the former WWE champ a larger role with the company and PodcastOne announced in a press release that Jericho signed a multi-faceted agreement for production, distribution and product marketing for the newly created The Jericho Network. “I’m stoked to bring some...