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Tough Enough episode 2 report

Tough Enough

Hello, Good Morning, or Good Evening – Wherever you are or wherever you may be – and thanks for checking out Wrestling Online’s Tough Enough recap report. After a five year absence, WWE’s Tough Enough returned last week on the USA Network with an entirely new format and a cast of 13 hopefuls vying for a WWE contract.  Over the course of...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 06/29/2015

RAW

With The Authority back in full-force, it appears as Brock Lesnar has to watch his back. WWE World Heavyweight Champion Seth Rollins, Joey Mercury, and Director Of Operations Kane all laid a beat-down on the #1 Contender to the WWE World Heavyweight Champion last week on Raw; how will “The Beast Incarnate” and his advocate, Paul Heyman...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 06/22/2015

RAW

In just under four weeks, it will be Battleground, where we already know two of the matches. One of them is a grudge match, which is now turning sadistic between Roman Reigns and Bray Wyatt; and the other is for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship, with Seth Rollins putting on the line against the recently-returned Brock Lesnar! The latter bout...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 06/15/2015

RAW

As I have done before, in paying my own respects to the late-great Dusty Rhodes, I will give my reflections on him, and not my usual title for Raw or “rumblings” on tonight’s show. Monday Night Raw TV Report for June 15th, 2015 Introduction Segment: In Memoriam Dusty Rhodes’ ten-bell salute and video tribute from Money In The Bank starts...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 06/08/2015

RAW

We are just six nights away from Money in The Bank, where not only a new wrestler will hold a contract for a shot at the WWE World Heavyweight Championship up to one year, but also Seth Rollins puts said WWE World Heavyweight Championship on the line in another Ladder Match against Dean Ambrose. Ambrose still has the title in his possession, so...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 06/01/2015

RAW

The land of WWE has changed again after last night’s Elimination Chamber; we have a new champion and an almost-new champion! I will not spoil for those who are waiting to read this report and did not watch the show, however, let’s just say the build up to Money In The Bank is already intriguing, and one match has already been made for that...

Monday Night Raw TV Report for 05/25/2015

RAW

Monday Night Raw TV Report for May 25th, 2015 Introduction Segment: Commemoration A video with a speech from late United States President Ronald Reagan (speech from 1982; Presidency 1980 – 1988), images of soldiers and families, and superstars reciting the speech is aired; then in the arena, a ten-bell salute is given for the fallen soldiers in...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 05/18/2015

RAW

“Payback” is over with for now, and we are moving onto “Elimination,” particularly the Elimination Chamber WWE Network Exclusive show on May 31st. Already announced are two Championship Chamber Matches; one for the Intercontinental Title and the other for the Tag-Team Championships. Of course, New Day should be the ones defending their...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 05/11/2015

RAW

Monday Night Raw TV Report for May 11th, 2015 – “Pondering Payback?” Introduction Segment: Backstage and Welcoming A limousine pulls up to the garage area and the mystery person is the returning COO, Triple H! The regular Raw video plays and “The Game” starts off the show. Michael Cole, John “Bradshaw” Layfield, and Booker T. greet...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 05/04/2015

RAW

Monday Night Raw TV Report for May 4th, 2015 – “Even More Payback” Introduction Segment: Arena Promo Randy Orton’s music plays right away to kick off Raw from Canada! In short, “The Viper” talks about the Triple-Threat WWE World Heavyweight Championship Match at Payback, vowing to become the new Champion. Roman Reigns joins in...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 04/27/2015

RAW

Monday Night Raw TV Report for April 27th, 2015 – “Double The Payback” Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming A montage of previous King Of The Ring winners is aired, which is relevant because the tournament is returning, starting tonight! The regular Raw video plays, the pyro explodes in the arena, and Michael Cole welcomes us to...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 04/20/2015

RAW

Monday Night Raw TV Report for April 20th, 2015 – “Extreme Notifications” Introduction Segment: Video Promo, Welcoming, and Arena Promo Recap from last week’s events featuring Randy Orton and WWE World Heavyweight Champion Seth Rollins, and Kane are shown. We go straight to the arena this time, with the steel cage being lowered to the...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 04/13/2015

RAW

Monday Night Raw TV Report for April 13th, 2015 – “Extreme Rules Laid Down” Introduction Segment: Welcoming The regular Raw video plays and the pyro blasts in the O2 Arena. Michael Cole is the first voice we hear from London, England. The next the theme song of John Cena. The United States Champion walks out to loud “John Cena sucks”...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 04/06/2015

RAW

One year go tonight, both Daniel Bryan and AJ Lee were on top of the company in their respective divisions and the most-over wrestlers, one being the WWE World Heavyweight Champion and the other the Divas Champion. How the year has changed! 365 days later, one is still the most-popular wrestler on the roster and now the Intercontinental Champion...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 03/30/2015

RAW

It is a new year in WWE tonight after a pretty good WrestleMania. We have a new WWE World Heavyweight Champion, and he wasn’t even in the match to begin with! Seth Rollins cashed in his Money In The Bank contract, successfully, and pinned Roman Reigns to become the “top dog” of WWE. Also, Triple H took back full-control after beating Sting...

WWE WrestleMania 31 in-depth report

WrestleMania 31

Welcome to the Levi’s Stadium in sunny Santa Clara, California, for WrestleMania 31! TYSON KIDD AND CESARO VS LOS MATADORES VS THE NEW DAY VS THE USOS (Fatal 4 Way for the WWE Tag Team titles) The first match on the pre-show was the WWE Tag Team title fatal 4 way between The Usos, Los Matadores, The New Day, and Tyson Kidd and Cesaro...

2015 WWE Hall of Fame induction ceremony report

WWE Hall of Fame

The first inductee of the evening is Rikishi, inducted by his two sons, former WWE Tag Team champions The Usos. The Usos say that they and all their family are from the Bay Area which gets a cheap pop from the crowd. They said they remember all their dad’s gimmicks but one of them they certainly cannot forget. A picture of Rikishi’s ass is...

WrestleMania Today report for 03/27/2015

WrestleMania 31

The second and last WrestleMania Today broadcast of this year’s WrestleMania weekend was anchored by Renee Young who was joined by Bryon Saxton and Corey Graves on the panel. The show started with a video recapping the Undertaker and Bray Wyatt feud which was followed by a discussion of if the Undertaker still has it and Wyatt’s plan. Then...

WrestleMania Today report for 03/26/2015

WrestleMania 31

The WWE Network had its first WrestleMania week broadcast with WrestleMania Today live from Axxess in San Jose, California. The show was anchored by Michael Cole and featured Booker T and Corey Graves on the panel as well. The first item to cover was the Brock Lesnar news that he re-signed wit the WWE. They show the ESPN SportsCenter clip where...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 03/23/2015

RAW

This Sunday is WrestleMania! Can you feel it? I’m pretty sure we all will after tonight’s Raw, the last one before the “Granddaddy Of Them All!” Tonight, WWE World Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar and his challenger Roman Reigns will face-off before they “dance” at ‘Mania. Let’s hope this sets up their showdown perfectly! Also, we...