Author - Colin Vassallo

Raw rating for 07/17/2017

This week’s Raw, headlined by the number one contenders match for the Universal title and the Kurt Angle reveal, did a total of 3,153,000 viewers, up 144,000 viewers from last week’s show. Hour one drew 3,140,000 viewers, followed by 3,237,000 in the second hour, and 3,083,000 in the third and final hour. It was the most-watched Raw since the...

Mike Kanellis to make in-ring WWE debut tonight on Smackdown

Two matches have been announced for tonight’s Smackdown Live broadcast which is taking place from the Legacy Arena in Birmingham, Alabama. It will be a good night for Mike Kanellis who will be making his WWE in-ring debut tonight at the show, taking on Sami Zayn. Mike will be accompanied by his wife Maria, her first time as a valet in a WWE ring...

Sasha vs Bayley next week for a title match spot at SummerSlam

The number one contender for the Raw Women’s title match will be decided next week…unless WWE pulls another swerve similar to what they did with the number one contenders match for the WWE Universal title. Best friends Bayley and Sasha Banks will be going one on one with the winner taking on Alexa Bliss at SummerSlam. Bayley has gotten the...

Braun Strowman interrupts Raw main event

Braun Strowman had other ideas for the Raw main event, interrupting the Samoa Joe vs Roman Reigns number one contender match for the WWE Universal title. The big man came out to a big ovation from the crowd and destroyed both Reigns and Joe as the two tried to double-team him. They did not have much luck though as Strowman wrecked havoc and the...

Kurt Angle’s big reveal is Jason Jordan…as his son!

The big Kurt Angle reveal turned out to be not an affair…but another son whose name is Jason Jordan! After several weeks of hype, Kurt Angle revealed on Raw that when he was in college, he had a relationship with a woman who gave birth to a baby boy after they broke up. Angle said that he did not know of the pregnancy and eventual birth until...

Taiji Ishimori returning to GFW for Destination-X themed Impact

Global Force Wrestling announced today that it is expanding its talent exchange with Tokyo-based Pro Wrestling NOAH. Taiji Ishimori, the three-time and reigning Global Honored Crown (GHC) Junior Heavyweight Champion from Pro Wrestling NOAH, returns to Impact Wrestling on Thursday, August 17, to participate in Destination-X, live on Pop TV...

Kurt Angle with the big reveal tonight on Raw

Monday Night Raw will have two important segments tonight, one involving Kurt Angle and another that will reveal who will go to one of SummerSlam’s main events. The big story that will climax at tonight’s broadcast will be the recent Kurt Angle mystery issues that have been playing across the past several weeks on the show. Angle has said that...

Becky Lynch and UFC’s Cris Cyborg for SummerSlam 2017?

WWE.COM is pushing a story involving former Strikeforce Women’s Featherweight champion and former Invicta FC World Featherweight champion Cris Cyborg who posted a fan-made poster of herself against Becky Lynch for SummerSlam. “If @WWE can’t get Rowdy in the ring I’m not afraid of @BeckyLynchWWE,” Cyborg, who now fights for the...

Austin Aries issues statement on his WWE departure

Former WWE cruiserweight Austin Aries issued a statement on his surprise departure from WWE. “I’d like to thank WWE for the opportunity to perform for the amazing fans of the WWE Universe. I’d also like to thank the extremely talented and hard working people of WE, whom I had the pleasure to work, both in front of and behind the camera. I...

Spoilers: Mae Young Classic results from night two of tapings

WWE wrapped up its second and final night of Mae Young Classic tapings last night at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. In total, 14 tournament matches and two non-tournament matches were taped. All the action was called by WWE Hall of Famers Jim Ross and Lita. Triple H, Stephanie McMahon, and Sara Amato were in attendance to present...

Impact rating for 07/13/2017

Impact on POP last night drew 374,000 viewers, up 29,000 viewers from last week’s show and the best number of 2017 so far. It’s also the most-watched Impact broadcast since the September 22, 2016 episode. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Gail Kim to retire from wrestling in December 2017

Former Knockouts champion Gail Kim announced during last night’s Impact that she will be retiring from in-ring competition at the end of this year, hanging up her boots after a 17-year career. “I’ve had 17 AMAZING years in pro wrestling and unfortunately it’s something that can’t last forever. I’m grateful for all the ups...

Weekly Talking Smack show on the WWE Network canceled

PWInsider.com is reporting that WWE has canceled the popular Talking Smack show on the WWE Network, which aired weekly immediately following the conclusion of 205 Live and hosted by Renee Young and Daniel Bryan. No reason was given why the show got the can and it’s especially surprising because it has been a big hit with fans due to the...

Spoilers: Mae Young Classic results from night one of tapings

Last night at Full Sail University, WWE taped the first round matches of the Mae Young Classic 32-women tournament. A total of 16 matches were filmed with Jim Ross and Lita calling the action. The full results of night one can be read below. A second night of tapings starts tonight. Warning: spoilers ahead. Princesa Sugehit defeated Kay Lee Ray;...

Ronda Rousey attends the Mae Young Classic tournament

Former UFC Women’s Bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey attended the Mae Young Classic tournament first day of tapings last night at Full Sail University to support her friend Shayna Baszler. Rousey, who had one of the best WrestleMania surprise moments with The Rock at WrestleMania 31, was at the show along with Marina Shafir and Jessamyn...

Kurt Angle live interview on the Network following Raw

WWE announced today that next Monday following Raw, General Manager Kurt Angle will be the subject of a live interview on the WWE Network. The interview will focus on the storyline that has been part of Raw over the past several weeks involving Angle and Corey Graves and the unknown person who was on the other end of the phone call at the...