Author - Colin Vassallo

Big sale on all WWE/WCW replica titles on WWE Shop

WWE Title

WWE Shop is running a big sale on replica title belts this weekend in a promotion they’re calling Black Friday in June since it started yesterday. The new WWE World Heavyweight title replica is marked down to $349.99 from $429.99 and the NXT title is at $269.99 down from $329.99. The popular WWE Winged Eagle replica is at $309.99, down from...

Bobby Roode debuts at NXT event at Download Festival in the UK

Bobby Roode

NXT just delivered its first surprised in the United Kingdom as Bobby Roode made his NXT in-ring debut today during the live event at Download Festival, defeating Angelo Dawkins. Several weeks ago the WWE UK Twitter account spilled the beans that Roode had been added to the NXT tour but the tweet was then quickly deleted as there was no official...

Maria Kanellis to miss Slammiversary due to broken hand

Bennett Kanellis

Maria Kanellis will not be wrestling at Slammiversary tomorrow due to a broken hand. The self-proclaimed first lady of professional wrestling was scheduled to wrestle Gail Kim on the pay-per-view and it was the second Knockouts match on the card along with Jade vs Sienna for the Knockouts title. Kanellis showed her broken hand in a video on...

Smackdown rating 06/09/2016

Smackdown

Smackdown has dropped below two million viewers for the first time in a long, long time with this week’s show pulling 1,996,000 viewers, losing 173,000 viewers from last week’s show. American Grit, the reality show with John Cena as host on FOX did 2,113,000 viewers for its season finale, beating Smackdown for the first time. (Ratings credit:...

Big Show to meet fans at Wizard World Comic Con Sacramento

Big Show

WWE Superstar the Big Show has been announced for Wizard World Comic Con Sacramento which will take place starting June 17 at the Sacramento Convention Center. Big Show will pose for photo ops on Saturday, June 18 at 11AM, sign free autographs at 11:30AM, and then conduct an interactive Q&A session starting at 1:30PM. Photo ops with Big Show...

NXT starts week-long tour in the United Kingdom

NXT

After recording a month worth of tapings yesterday, the NXT crew flew to the United Kingdom where their tour started today and will go on till June 17. From today through Sunday, June 12, the NXT Superstars will be at the Download Festival at Derby’s Donington Park. On June 13 NXT moves to Dublin’s 3Arena in Ireland and then heads up north to...

Mark Hunt thinks Brock Lesnar is all juiced up

Brock Lesnar (UFC)

Brock Lesnar’s opponent at UFC 200, Mark Hunt, told FOX Sports Australian that he thinks Lesnar is “juiced to the gills” and doesn’t think it’s fair that he was granted an exemption from some of the drug testing performed by the United States Anti-Doping Agency. The UFC applied an exception to their anti-doping rules, saying that Lesnar...

MITB pay-per-view possibly running longer than 3 hours

MITB

Our good friend and WWE Italy commentator Luca Franchini sent in word that WWE has alerted its broadcast partners that the Money In The Bank pay-per-view might run longer than the usual three hours. The encore presentations of Money In The Bank on Sky Italia’s PPV service Primafila have been scheduled to run for four hours, from Noon to 4PM and...

Impact rating for 06/07/2016

Impact Wrestling

The Slammiversary go-home edition of Impact on POP did a total of 326,000 viewers, down 20,000 viewers from last week’s show. Late last month Impact did a new record on POP with 359,000 viewers but this is the second week in a row in decline since pulling that number on May 23. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Paul Ellering returns to manage new NXT tag team

Authors of Pain

WWE Hall of Famer Paul Ellering made a shocking return yesterday on WWE television, accompanying the new NXT tag team The Authors of Pain during the NXT Takeover: The End show. Ellering, the former manager of the Road Warriors, showed up after Sunny Dhinsa and Gzim Selmani demolished American Alpha following their loss to The Revival. The NXT fans...

Rusev and Lana attend the 2016 CMT Music Awards

Rusev Lana

United States champion Rusev and his girlfriend Lana attended the 2016 CMT Music Awards last night, an event held at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. The Bulgarian Brute wore a shiny silver vest and trousers with a black shirt underneath and carried the United States title on his shoulder, while the Ravishing Russian wore a dress...

NXT Takeover: The End results

NXT

Here are the results from yesterday’s NXT Takeover: The End which took place from Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. Andrade “Cien” Almas defeated  Tye Dillinger; The Revival defeated American Alpha to become the new NXT Tag Team champions; Shinsuke Nakamura defeated Austin Aries; Asuka defeated Nia Jax to retain the...

NXT Takeover: The End live tonight on the WWE Network

Samoa Joe

Live tonight from Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida, WWE present NXT Takeover: The End on the WWE Network. The full card is as follows: Samoa Joe vs Finn Balor in a steel cage match for the NXT title; Asuka vs Nia Jax for the NXT Women’s title; American Alpha vs The Revival for the NXT Tag Team titles; Shinsuke Nakamura vs Austin...

New episode of WWE Breaking Ground to air tonight on WWE Network

Breaking Ground

A new episode of WWE Breaking Ground will air on the WWE Network tonight after NXT Takeover: The End goes off the air. The synopsis for the episode reads, “Catch up with the Breaking Ground cast and witness the highs and lows of their quest to WWE during a historic WrestleMania weekend.” The show is set for an hour. Breaking Ground was a very...

New TNA host McKenzie Mitchell debuts on Impact

McKenzie Mitchell

TNA has hired a new host for their television shows, McKenzie Mitchell, a Nashville native who made her debut on last night’s Impact. Before working for TNA, Mitchell worked for NBC’s America’s Got Talent as a personal assistant, talent escort for the 2015 CMT Awards, on-camera reporter for omspirit.com, and is a model signed to Colors...

Pre-sale code for NXT Takeover: Brooklyn

NXT Brooklyn

The pre-sale for the NXT Takeover: Brooklyn show kicked off this morning on Ticketmaster.com and those wishing to buy a ticket before the general public sale can use the code WWENXT. Ticket prices are $25.50, $35.50, $45.50, $80.50, $105.50, and $130.50 for ringside seats. Tickets for NXT Brooklyn are expected to be more in demand than SummerSlam...