Author - Colin Vassallo

Ryback out of Battleground PPV due to staph infection

Ryback

Intercontinental champion Ryback has been taken off this Sunday’s Battleground pay-per-view due to an injury. The WWE.COM website said that the champ is off all events this weekend and did not specify what happened. However on his Twitter account, Ryback wrote that on Tuesday morning after Raw he woke up with a severe staph infection in his...

The Undertaker heavily rumored for Raw next week

The Undertaker

There are big rumors floating around that The Undertaker will be back on WWE television next week to start an angle to lead to a match at SummerSlam. A reliable source on the popular Reddit Squared Circle forum and who correctly spoiled a lot of big things lately before others reported it wrote, “I told you all that you needed to be talking...

Bully Ray returns to TNA full time as the new man in charge

Bully Ray

Bully Ray’s one-time appearance with TNA a few months ago has now turned into another full time gig as the former TNA champion was revealed during last night’s Impact to be the new authority figure in TNA. Ray was introduced by TNA President Dixie Carter in front of the whole roster and he said that he is extremely happy to be back in front of...

NXT Takeover: Brooklyn pre-sale on now

NXT Brooklyn

The NXT Takeover: Brooklyn pre-sale kicked off today on Ticketmaster.com with fans able to purchase tickets for the show on the eve of SummerSlam before they go on sale to the general public. If you are interested in going to the show, you can head over to Ticketmaster.com and use either TAKEOVER or PIXWWE as the pre-sale code to unlock...

Tough Enough rating for episode 4

Tough Enough

Episode four of Tough Enough did 977,000 viewers and a 0.4 rating in the 18-49 demographic, down 244,000 viewers from last week’s show. This has been so far the lowest rated show of the series and the first one that didn’t break the 1 million viewership mark. (Ratings credit: TV By The Numbers)

WWE Network launches in Malaysia as a traditional TV channel

WWE Network

Astro, the leading Malaysian pay-television service, and WWE today announced the launch of WWE Network in the country. The WWE Network will be available on Astro as a premium, a la carte channel (SD Channel 820; HD Channel 840), beginning today for RM10.60 ($2.80) per month for Astro Sports Pack Subscribers and RM15.90 ($4.20) per month for Astro...

WWE to announce Q2 2015 financial results on July 30

WWE HQ

WWE today announced that it will report its second quarter 2015 results on Thursday, July 30, 2015, before the opening of the market. WWE Chairman & CEO Vince McMahon and the Chief Strategy & Financial Officer George Barrios will host a conference call beginning at 11:00AM ET to discuss the results. Of course the most important part of...

Raw rating for 07/13/2015

RAW

Monday Night Raw’s string of bad viewership numbers continues this week with the show getting 3,531,000 viewers, down 116,000 from the previous week. The first hour did 3,432,000 viewers, followed by 3,514,000 in the second hour, and then up to 3,647,000 viewers in the third and final hour. The only good news was that the show increased viewers...

Total Divas episode preview for tonight: She Said, She Said

Total Divas

Total Divas returns tonight with episode two of season four on E! at 9PM EST with an episode titled “She Said, She Said.” The synopsis for tonight’s show reads, “WrestleMania week is off to a rocky start as the Diva drama escalates. Brie fears she and Bryan are facing fertility issues; Nattie worries her dad may relapse; and Paige...

Stephanie McMahon tells NXT trio that she’s proud of them

Becky Lynch

Stephanie McMahon told Charlotte, Sasha Banks, and Becky Lynch that she was proud of them for what they have done in a cool backstage moment that was captured by WWE cameras. “I mean it when I say you have created this opportunity for yourselves,” McMahon told the trio. “The reason they popped so big and so huge, the reason they’re so...

NXT Divas heat up Raw with awesome segment

Charlotte

NXT Divas Charlotte, Becky Lynch, and champion Sasha Banks all made their debut on Monday Night Raw last night, or in the case of Charlotte, her second appearance. Charlotte and Lynch joined Team Paige while Sasha Banks joined Naomi and Tamina in the current Divas storyline against the Bella empire. The segment started with Nikki Bella cutting a...

Survivor Series 2015 in Atlanta, pre-sale on now

survivorseries

Atlanta’s Philips Arena will be hosting this year’s Survivor Series with the pre-sale going on right now on Ticketmaster.com. Tickets for the general public will go on sale on Saturday, August 29, at 10AM. Ticket prices range from $29 all the way to $404 for ringside which also includes a commemorative chair. Some ringside seats are available...

NXT Divas Charlotte, Banks, and Lynch arrive at Raw in Atlanta

Sasha Banks

NXT Divas Charlotte, Becky Lynch, and champion Sasha Banks have all arrived at the Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia, according to photos which are making the rounds on Twitter. The three are rumored to be a part of a major angle with Paige, Alicia Fox, and the Bella Twins that will most likely culminate at this year’s SummerSlam pay-per-view...

Roddy Piper addresses Austin altercation with PodcastOne

Roddy Piper

In his latest podcast, WWE Hall of Famer Rowdy Roddy Piper told his version of the story about his “altercation” with Steve Austin that eventually led to his departure from the PodcastOne family. The back story involves actor Will Sasso, who was on Piper’s show, doing impersonation of Stone Cold Steve Austin. Austin apparently didn’t like...

Bella Twins nominated for 2015 Teen Choice Award

Bella Twins

The Bella Twins have been nominated for a 2015 Teen Choice Award in the Best Female Athlete category. This is their first nomination at the popular awards show. Nikki and Brie face some very harsh competition though as they are up against Ronda Rousey, Serena Williams, Danica Patrick, Simone Biles, and the whole U.S. Women’s National Soccer...

Wrestling-Online comes to Apple News on iOS 9

W-O logo

Wrestling-Online.com’s news updates are now being published on Apple’s newest app, News, which is available in iOS 9 public beta. News is Apple’s newest pre-installed app that comes with iOS 9, scheduled to be released in the fall. The app collects all the stories you want to read from the top news sources based on topics you’re most...