Author - Colin Vassallo

Bound For Glory 2014 on pay-per-view tonight

Bound For Glory

TNA will present Bound For Glory on pay-per-view tonight, on tape delay since the show was held in Tokyo, Japan, at the Korakuen Hall. The full card is as follows: Samoa Joe vs Low Ki vs Kaz Hayashi in a three-way match for the TNA X Division title; Havok vs Velvet Sky for the Knockouts title; The Great Muta and Tajiri vs James Storm and The Great...

Date of WWE Network launch in UK to be announced on November 1

WWE Network

During the UK broadcast of Smackdown last night on Sky Sports 3, an announcement was made that a date for the launch of the WWE Network in the United Kingdom would be made on November 1. The WWE Network in the UK was supposed to launch on October 1 but just a few days before WWE announced that it would be delayed as the company is in negotiations...

Tribute to the Troops 2014 comes to Columbus, Georgia

Tribute To The Troops

WWE announced that the 12th annual Tribute to the Troops special event will be held on Tuesday, December 9, at the Columbus Civic Center, in Columbus, Georgia. “The commitment and bravery displayed by our service men and women are unparalleled and worthy of praise,” said Gov. Deal. “This annual Tribute to the Troops event provides us the...

Smackdown moving days in January 2015

Smackdown

SyFy announced the premiere date of their new 12 Monkeys series for January 16, 2015, starting at 9PM EST, a time slot which is occupied by the second hour of Smackdown. Last month SyFy published their Fall schedule and started listing Smackdown on Thursdays, rather than Fridays, but then changed it back to Fridays. The show was originally set to...

15th anniversary episode of Smackdown tonight on SyFy

Smackdown

WWE will be celebrating 15 years of Smackdown tonight with a special episode airing on SyFy at 8PM EST. Tonight’s Smackdown is the company’s 790th episode and the show is the second longest-running weekly episodic program in U.S. television, only behind Monday Night Raw. The 15 year anniversary show will feature a backstage skit with The Rock...

No TNA World title match at Bound For Glory in Japan

Bound For Glory

There are eight matches scheduled for this weekend’s Bound For Glory pay-per-view however the TNA World title will not be defended and there are only two title matches on the card. Bound For Glory is TNA’s biggest pay-per-view of the year and the company usually gives it importance just as much as WWE gives to WrestleMania, although obviously...

Backstage at Lucha Underground

Lucha Underground

Our correspondent Joseph Palreiro was present at the LUCHA UNDERGROUND press day on Saturday, October 4, in downtown Los Angeles. He had a tour of the facilities where tapings are held and got to meet the players behind the show. The following is his story. On the outskirts of downtown Los Angeles, tucked away in a bleak industrial area, sits a...

Chris Jericho returning to WWE in November

Chris Jericho

Chris Jericho announced on his Twitter that he is returning to WWE in November. Y2J last wrestled at the Night of Champions pay-per-view, losing to Randy Orton. He then disappeared from the picture to continue his work for his band Fozzy. WWE is advertising the former Undisputed WWE champion for the European tour next month which will also have...

The Rock to appear on Smackdown this Friday

The Rock

You will be seeing The Rock one more time this week on WWE television as the former champion will be appearing on the 15 year anniversary of Smackdown which will air this Friday. The show was taped yesterday in Philadelphia and while Rock was not there live in person, he taped a backstage segment on Monday along with Triple H and Stephanie McMahon...

Raw rating for 10/06/2014

RAW

A surprise return from The Rock did not spark any jump in viewership for Raw, as the show did just 3,797,000 viewers over the three hour period, a decrease of nearly quarter of a million viewers from last week’s show. Hour one pulled 3,577,000 viewers, followed by 3,891,000 in the second hour, and then 3,924,000 in the third and final hour...

Philly gets the 2015 Royal Rumble

Royal Rumble

At the conclusion of last night’s Smackdown 15 year anniversary episode, it was announced to the crowd that the 2015 Royal Rumble would be taking place at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, which was also the location for the Smackdown tapings. The show will fall on Sunday, January 25, and according to unconfirmed reports this...

WWE off to Malaysia for two day tour

WWE logo

WWE Superstars and Divas hopped on a flight to Malaysia today for a quick, two day trip halfway across the world. There will be two back-to-back live non-televised events at the same location in Kuala Lumpur, on October 10 and 11, with the Putra Indoor Stadium playing host. This is the second time that the 10,000 seater stadium will host a WWE...

Two reality TV stars on Raw next week

WWE logo

WWE will have two celebrities appear on Raw next week, reality TV stars NeNe Leakes and Todd Chrisley. Leakes is best known for her role on Real Housewives of Atlanta as well as a contestant on Dancing With The Stars while Chrisley is the star of Chrisley Knows Best, a show which airs on USA Network and based in Suwanee, north of Atlanta. Raw on...

Mainstream media covers The Rock’s return on Raw

The Rock (WWE)

The surprise appearance of The Rock on Raw yesterday night brought along some mainstream media attention today, giving WWE some additional free advertising thanks to the star power of Dwayne Johnson. CBS Sports, E! Online, Hollywood Life, USA Today, MTV, Zap2It, Sky Sports, and other news websites all covered the return of The Great One with other...

Main event for Hell In A Cell 2014 pay-per-view announced

Seth Rollins

The main event match for Hell In A Cell was finally announced on Raw last night, well, sort of. During the final segment of the show, Triple H announced that John Cena and Dean Ambrose will wrestle in the opening match of the pay-per-view with the winner then proceeding to go against Seth Rollins in a Hell In A Cell match. These were the first two...

The Rock shows up on Raw and drives Brooklyn bananas!

The Rock (WWE)

When The Rock posted a message on Twitter saying he was in New York, alarm bells started to ring as WWE was also in town for Raw and when WWE and The Rock are in the same town, well, usually magic happens. And this time it was no different as the former WWE champion showed up as a surprise during Raw in Brooklyn, his first appearance on WWE...

Total Divas season 3 episode 5 rating

Total Divas 3

Episode 5 of season 3 of Total Divas did better than last week’s episode, getting 1,057,000 viewers, up around 58,000 viewers from episode 4. The season 3 premiere is still the highest rated this season with 1.2 million viewers. (Ratings credit: PWInsider.com)