Category - WWE

Current betting odds for the Punjabi prison match

Tomorrow night at Battleground, the Punjabi prison match will make its return for the first time after a decade with champion Jinder Mahal defending the gold against number one contender Randy Orton. Mahal is currently the favorite to win the match and retain the title, with odds in his favor standing at 4/7. Randy Orton is 5/4 in the odds and...

Brie Bella preparing for 2018 ring return

Brie Bella may have retired at WrestleMania 32, but the former Divas champion is planning her return to the ring already. Having retired to start a family, Brie now gave birth to a baby girl named Birdie Joe, and she’s itching to step back in the squared circle. During the Comic Con panel, Brie revealed that her husband Daniel Bryan will be...

Is WWE taking its television package to Facebook?

Decider.com, a website dedicated to television and streaming services, is carrying an article quoting a recently-released analyst report that WWE might be taking some of its shows, including Raw and Smackdown to Facebook. Currently, both Raw and Smackdown air on USA Network as part of a deal that expires in September 2019. WWE had high hopes of...

SummerSlam 2017 meet and greet tickets on sale

Tickets for the meet & greet sessions at Barclays Center during SummerSlam weekend went on sale on Ticketmaster.com. Sessions will be held on Friday, August 18 and Saturday, August 19. Six WWE Superstars will be on hand on August 18. These are AJ Styles at 1PM, Dean Ambrose at 1PM, Alexa Bliss, Naomi and Asuka at 3:30PM, and Shinsuke Nakamura...

John Cena talks wedding and his “numbered days” in WWE

In an interview to promote the Tapout Body spray with Complex.com, 16-time World champion John Cena admitted that his days in the WWE are numbered and that’s why he made the request to appear on both Raw and Smackdown as he doesn’t know if he’ll be available on the days for specific shows only. “I just turned 40 in April and we have so...

SuperSport in Africa lands major WWE TV rights deal

WWE and SuperSport, Africa’s premier sports broadcaster, today announced a new, multi-year agreement to broadcast WWE programming live for the first time in more than 50 countries throughout sub-Saharan Africa. Starting Monday, August 28, SuperSport will air Raw and SmackDown as well as WWE specials, including WrestleMania and...

Smackdown rating for 07/18/2017

Smackdown last night pulled in 2,548,000 viewers, up 83,000 viewers from last week’s broadcast. The show was #1 in the top 50 cable chart among the 18-49 demographic and was also the most-watched show on cable. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Brock Lesnar back in the USADA testing pool

The rumors of Brock Lesnar being back in the USADA testing pool are indeed true, although the stories of meetings with the UFC are still being shot down as incorrect. Any retired fighter who wants to fight again in the UFC must be part of the USADA testing pool for a minimum of four months. The last time Brock returned to the UFC last year, an...

State Attorney could file domestic violence charges against Paige

The whole Paige and El Patron story is taking another twist…a twist which is not good news for the former WWE Divas champion! Although she lied in some of the Twitter statements she put out following the incident at the airport, she was saying the truth when she said that it was her who attacked El Patron and not the other way round. Pro...

Shane interviewed by press following helicopter incident

Following the helicopter crash from earlier today, Shane McMahon and the pilot spoke briefly to the press who went on site to report the news. When one of the reporters asked McMahon if he was nervous during the whole incident, Shane responded, “Well, it’s very unsettling when all of a sudden you have something happen, you hear a bang and...

Shane McMahon involved in helicopter crash

Smackdown Commissioner Shane McMahon was involved in a helicopter crash today off of Gilgo Beach in New York. The Robinson R 44 helicopter, registered to Awesome Flight LLC of White Plains, landed on its pontoon skids just before 10:30 Wednesday morning according to the FAA and the pilot crash landed the copter in the water. Shane McMahon was the...

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...

Smackdown Live TV report for 07/18/2017

This Sunday is Battleground, and on this week’s Smackdown! Live, we are getting a preview of Battleground’s main event as WWE champion Jinder Mahal has promised to show us the Punjabi Prison! He and Randy Orton will engage in that match on the Pay-Per-View for Jinder’s championship. That and much more, as is the “go-home”...

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...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 07/17/2017

Welcome to a HIGHLY anticipated episode of Raw! I’m @TheMagnumDA, and I will be your reporter for tonight’s festivities. We have a #1 contender to decide (Samoa Joe vs. Roman Reigns), plus Kurt Angle comes clean regarding his personal situation. Looking forward to this weekend’s Tragos/Thesz Hall of Fame ceremonies! Check out...