Author - Colin Vassallo

John Cena survives fatal 4 way at Battleground

John Cena

Here are the results from last night’s Battleground pay-per-view which took place from the Tampa Bay Times Forum in Tampa, Florida. Adam Rose defeated Fandango; Cameron defeated Naomi; The Usos defeated Luke Harper and Erick Rowan to retain the Tag Team titles in a 2 out of 3 falls match; AJ Lee defeated Paige to retain the Divas title;...

Ricky Steamboat reportedly released from WWE

Ricky Steamboat

It is being reported by several websites that WWE Hall of Famer Ricky “The Dragon” Steamboat has been released by WWE due to latest budget cuts. The former NWA champion has been working for WWE since 2005, first starting as a road agent before moving to NXT as a trainer and also helping in the talent relations department. Steamboat was...

Battleground 2014 live on pay-per-view and WWE Network tonight

John Cena

Live tonight on pay-per-view and WWE Network, WWE presents Battleground from the Tampa Bay Times Forum in Tampa, Florida. The full card is as follows: John Cena vs Kane vs Randy Orton vs Roman Reigns in a fatal 4 way for the WWE World Heavyweight title; 20-man battle royal for the vacant Intercontinental title; AJ Lee vs Paige for the WWE Divas...

The Rock says Sting will be back in WWE

Sting

CBS-19 reporter Chris Van Vliet from CBS-19 from Cleveland sat down with Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson to talk about Hercules and just like in every other interview, the topic of wrestling keeps popping up. The Rock basically repeated what he said before about returning, saying he’d be open about it as long as the opponent makes sense and also...

Betting odds for tonight’s Battleground pay-per-view

Seth Rollins

Betfair Sportsbook, a subsidiary of Betfair Casino, released the odds for all the matches for tonight’s Battleground pay-per-view. Usually when there’s going to be a switch, a lot of money is exchanged very late so these numbers can and probably will change as the event gets closer to air tonight. Here are the bets for each match: WWE title...

Hardcore Justice-themed Impact on August 5 in New York

TNA

TNA has announced that their Hardcore Justice-themed Impact television show will be taking place on August 5 at the Manhattan Center in New York when the company returns there for another series of tapings. Hardcore Justice was one of yearly TNA pay-per-views that the company scratched off their calendar but still held for free as an episode of...

New merger rumors lead to spike in WWE stocks

WWE HQ

WWE stocks went up 6% today, hitting a day high of $13 before closing at $12.61 amid new speculations of a company merger. The report was initially drawn up by SeekingAlpha.com after 21st Century Fox’ failed attempt to buy Time-Warner. The attempt led to speculation that Rupert Murdoch’s company is targeting other companies, with WWE one of...

Hulk Hogan to run wild at Montreal Comiccon on September 12

Hulk Hogan

Montreal Comiccon announced that Hulk Hogan will be making a one day appearance on Friday, September 12, at Palais des congrès. Hogan will be signing fans collectibles and participating in photo ops during the daytime hours of Friday and will then host “Hulk Hogan: Uncensored” at 8:45PM. To attend the “Hulk Hogan: Uncensored” event...

WWE begins Network testing with International users

WWE Network

WWE has sent a mass e-mail to many of its International fans telling them that they have been selected for a test program of the WWE Network. WWE is giving free access till August 4 to up to 2,000 International fans to its Network which will include this Sunday’s Battleground pay-per-view as well to unrestricted access across the whole...

Six-sided ring returns to Impact tonight

Impact

TNA somewhat hits the reset button with tonight’s Impact television broadcast as the six-sided ring returns instead of the traditional wrestling ring. Tonight’s show is the first in a series of broadcasts which were taped from the Manhattan Center in New York City and it’s headlined by Lashley taking on Jeff Hardy for the TNA World...

TNA champion Bobby Lashley signs with Bellator MMA

Bobby Lashley

The current TNA World champion Bobby Lashley has signed a deal with Bellator MMA and will feature in their September 5 television event. This will be the first time that Lashley fights for the Bellator promotion and this deal has been made possible due to Viacom – which owns Spike – owning a majority steak in the company. Other similar...

WrestleMania XXX world television premiere on NBC on August 3

WrestleMania XXX

NBC today announced that its bridging WrestleMania 30 to network television on Sunday, August 3, with their yearly one hour special starting at 7PM EST. This is the sixth time in a row that NBC will be airing the “WrestleMania: The World Television Premiere” special and it will feature segments from one of the greatest in-ring moments in...

RAW rating for 07/14/2014

RAW

Monday Night RAW this week drew a total of 4,153,000 viewers, down from last week’s 4,381,000 number. Hour one had 4,000,000 viewers, followed by 4,231,000 in the second hour, and 4,229,000 in the third and final hour. (Ratings credit: PWInsider.com)

CM Punk’s profile on WWE.COM moved to Alumni section

CM Punk

CM Punk is officially gone from WWE.COM’s active roster list just one day before his contract expires completely. His profile has been moved under the WWE Alumni section. Punk signed a new WWE deal in July of 2011 prior to winning the WWE title from John Cena at Money In The Bank in front of his home town fans of Chicago. He last appeared for...

WWE selling Sting t-shirts on online store

Sting

After announcing that Sting would be part of the WWE 2K15 as the pre-order exclusive, WWE started selling official Sting merchandise on the WWEShop.com. Selling someone’s merchandise requires a special licensing agreement or contract so the TNA Hall of Famer has done some sort of agreement directly with WWE for sure apart from one with 2K for...

Brock Lesnar expected back on television after Battleground

Brock Lesnar (WWE)

The beast is coming back! Former UFC and WWE Heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar is scheduled to return to WWE television imminently to start his SummerSlam program with the current champion. On RAW last night, Paul Heyman offered Triple H and Stephanie McMahon a “plan C” just in case everything else fails at the Battleground pay-per-view on...