Author - Colin Vassallo

Matt Hardy defeats EC3 to become the new TNA World champion

Matt Hardy

There is a new champion in town over at TNA as Matt Hardy regained the title he had to vacate, beating Ethan Carter III during yesterday’s Impact and also turning heel in the process. The two went head to head in a last man standing match with Hardy’s career on the line. The ending came when Tyrus interrupted the count when Hardy was down and...

Fatal 4-Way tag team match announced for the Rumble Kickoff

Dudley Boyz

The Royal Rumble Kickoff match will be a Fatal 4-Way tag team match with the winners advancing to the over-the-top rope Royal Rumble match later in the evening. The four teams involved in this match will be the Dudley Boyz, The Ascension, Mark Henry and Jack Swagger, and Darren Young and Damien Sandow. Mark Henry was originally announced as a...

WWE looks like it’s resuming the Stadust/Amell storyline

Stephen Amell

The story between Stardust and Arrow star Stephen Amell seems to be resuming this weekend as WWE is teasing a confrontation between the two at The Heroes & Villains Fan Fest convention at the Meadownlands Exposition Center in Secaucus, New Jersey, this weekend. The two share a history together and Amell even wrestled at SummerSlam, teaming...

Tough Enough winner Josh causes a stir with disrespectful tweet

Bronson

Tough Enough winner Josh pissed off the wrong people on Twitter after putting a comment on Twitter saying, “Yup.. I like it.. #SocialJobbers.” The tweet, which has since been deleted, was met with criticism from Kevin Owens and Stardust. “Look at the veteran here with the big fancy insider terms,” tweeted Owens. “I blocked him. Felt...

Three more matches added to the Royal Rumble card

Royal Rumble

Three matches were announced for the Royal Rumble this Sunday, bringing up the total number of five on the card. Alberto Del Rio will be defending his United States title against Kalisto, their third match in a series which saw two title changes already. Becky Lynch will be getting her first shot at the Divas title as she takes on Charlotte. And...

Total Divas season 5 returns tonight on E!

Total Divas

WWE’s reality TV show Total Divas returns tonight on E! starting at 9PM EST with eight WWE Divas making up this season’s cast. Returning to the show are Nikki and Brie Bella, Paige, Natalya, Eva Marie, and Alicia Fox while Rosa Mendes returns full time to the cast and newcomer Mandy joins as the newest member of the cast. Tonight’s episode...

Former WWE jobber “Iron” Mike Sharpe passes away

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Former WWE enhancement talent ‘Iron’ Mike Sharpe passed away at his home in Hamilton, Ontario, this past weekend according to PWInsider.com. He was 64 years old. Sharpe spent over a decade in the then World Wrestling Federation serving mainly as a jobber on practically every television show the company produced at the time. During the early...

Brock Lesnar on Jericho’s Highlight Reel on Raw tonight

Brock Lesnar

Brock Lesnar and his advocate Paul Heyman will be the guests of Chris Jericho’s Highlight Reel tonight on Monday Night Raw with six days away from the Royal Rumble. Lesnar is one of the 30 men taking part in the over-the-top rope Rumble match with the winner this year not receiving a number one contender spot for the WWE World Heavyweight title...

Kurt Angle’s final opponent in TNA will be Lashley

Kurt Angle

Kurt Angle’s final match in TNA will happen on the January 31 Impact Wrestling television tapings from Birmingham, England, with his opponent being former TNA champion Bobby Lashley. The other two matches Angle will be a part of are in Manchester against Drew Galloway and in London against Bobby Roode. Angle will be having his farewell tour in...

Smackdown rating for 01/14/2016

Smackdown

Smackdown this week drew a total of 2,332,000 viewers, which is down approximately 400,000 viewers from the 2,757,000 number the show did in its first regular week on USA Network. This week’s number is more or less identical to the last show on SyFy prior to the New Year’s Eve edition. (Ratings credit: ShowBuzzDaily.com)

AJ Styles teases a Royal Rumble appearance

AJ Styles

AJ Styles teased an appearance at the Royal Rumble during last night’s packed Revolution Pro Wrestling show in the United Kingdom after his match against Zack Sabre, a match with Styles lost and dropped the company’s title. “If I’m not recovering from some weird armbar submission and there’s a spot in the Royal Rumble…” Styles said...

Sunny’s Hall of Fame ring auction passes the $4,000 mark

Sunny

With six days left in the bidding for Sunny’s WWE Hall of Fame ring, the auction stands at $4,150 after the bidding started at $999.99 on January 13. The former WWE Diva is selling the 2011 HOF ring to “let go of the past” and joins others such as Superstar Billy Graham, Abdullah The Butcher, and the family of Paul Bearer in selling the...

Heating problem delays first NXT show in Chicago

NXT

Today’s first NXT show in Chicago had a bit of an issue as fans were made to wait longer outside as there was a problem with the Portage Theater. The heating inside the venue was not functioning and officials did not open the doors for fans to get in, leaving the line to stretch for three blocks. To make up for the delay, WWE sent out NXT...

WWE 24 returns with a backstage look at WrestleMania 31

WWE Network

The WWE 24 series on the WWE Network returns on Sunday, January 24 with a new episode immediately following the Royal Rumble pay-per-view at 11PM EST. The newest episode will be a behind-the-scenes look at WrestleMania 31 in Santa Clara, California. The synopsis for the show reads, “Go behind the curtain from WrestleMania as Sting makes his...

Orlando confirms bid for WrestleMania 33 in 2017

WrestleMania

The office of the Mayor of Orlando has confirmed that the city has submitted a bid to host WrestleMania 33 in 2017 however they have no word yet on the outcome. “We have not received any notification and are waiting to hear just like other cities,” said Heather Fagan, deputy chief of staff for Mayor Buddy Dyer to the Orlando Sentinel...