Author - Colin Vassallo

JR’s WWE commitments officially end today

Jim Ross

Today is the last day that WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross can legally say he works for WWE, and while JR has been doing his own thing since announcing his retirement back in September of last year, his deal with WWE officially comes to an end today. “It’s a day filled w/ mixed emotions. WWE tenure ends officially @ midnight. Great run. Best 21...

SummerSlam 2014 main event official

SummerSlam

Just like the poster which was accidentally released early online suggested, the main event for this year’s SummerSlam was made official last night on RAW with John Cena defending the WWE World Heavyweight title against the returning Brock Lesnar. Lesnar made his first WWE television appearance in over three months on the show and didn’t even...

Free W-O News app for Android released on Google Play Store

W-O Android free

Today, Wrestling-Online.com has released its free version of the W-O News app for Android phone devices and is available to download immediately from the Google Play Store. The ad-supported free version of the app contains all the news that is found in the paid app with the only difference being the small ads served at the bottom. The app is...

WWE line up for this week’s San Diego Comic Con

Daniel Bryan

WWE will have a presence at this year’s world’s largest comic con – the San Diego Comic Con – which starts on Thursday, July 24. On Thursday, WWE’s involvement will start at 10AM at the Mattel booth (#3029) with WWE Slam City Takeover where there will be photo ops, displays and interactive moments featuring the Slam City...

Nikki Bella suffers wardrobe malfunction on RAW

Nikki Bella

It was bound to happen sooner or later. Brie Bella had a nip slip on RAW last year but not to be outdone by her twin sister, Nikki had a nip slip on RAW last night for all the opposite reasons her sister had one last year! When you combine a very tight outfit and pack a large rack inside, well, accidents do happen. And that’s what happened to...

WWE issues statement over the Lana and Rusev promo

WWE

Following the negative publicity that the company has received from International media outlets regarding the Lana and Rusev segment and the wording used in the promo at the Battleground pay-per-view, WWE issued a statement today defending its angle. “Last night’s segment during WWE’s Battleground event was in no way referring to the...

Brock Lesnar scheduled for RAW tonight in Miami

Brock Lesnar (WWE)

During the Battleground pay-per-view, Paul Heyman tweeted a photo of himself sitting in an airplane with the words, “In case you’re wondering … Heading to pick up #PlanC … Just in case.” Plan C is something that Heyman proposed to the Authority in case John Cena walked out of the Battleground pay-per-view still as the WWE...

John Cena to miss TV dates due to movie commitments

John Cena

WWE World Heavyweight champion John Cena will be missing several television dates as he is pulling double duty filming the upcoming movie Trainwreck, directed and produced by Judd Apatow. Cena was announced as joining the cast of the movie back in March of this year and will not have the biggest role in this comedy film. Amy Schumer is the star of...

WWE announces SummerSlam Panels to replace Axxess

SummerSlam

WWE will not be doing Axxess this year at SummerSlam in Los Angeles however WWE has now announced somewhat of a replacement – SummerSlam Panels. Held between August 15 and 17 at the Club Nokia at LA LIVE, SummerSlam Panels will feature four panels, each consisting of uncensored and unfiltered conversation between a WWE moderator and the...

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...