Category - WWE

Monday Night Raw TV report for 06/05/2017

Welcome to the Raw Report! @TheMagnumDA with you for another installment. Before I get started, I want to send thoughts and prayers to our UK fans in light of another senseless terrorist incident in the UK. To those UK fans and their families, I am sure that pro wrestling is the furthest thing from your mind right now. I just want to send you (and...

NXT Takeover: Brooklyn III logo and ticket sales information

Triple H today unveiled the NXT Takeover: Brooklyn III logo and tickets on-sale date. The logo keeps the traditional Takeover look with Brooklyn and New York text in gold and a big III, also in gold, in the background. Tickets for the show, which is considered the most important Takeover event of the year, go on pre-sale this Wednesday and then go...

NXT begins week-long tour in the United Kingdom

The NXT Superstars are currently in the United Kingdom for a week-long tour that will run through June 11. Tonight, there is a show at the GE Oil & Gas Arena in Aberdeen, Scotland. Tomorrow, the planned show in Manchester was canceled due to the terrorist attacks from two weeks ago but NXT stars will be visiting hospitals to spread some cheer...

Extreme Rules 2017 pay-per-view results

Here are the results from last night’s Extreme Rules pay-per-view which took place from the Royal Farms Arena in Baltimore, Maryland. Kalisto defeated Apollo Crews in the Kick Off match; The Mix defeated Dean Ambrose to become the new Intercontinental champion; Rich Swann and Sasha Banks defeated Noam Dar and Alicia Fox; Alexa Bliss defeated...

Betting odds for Extreme Rules 2017

Odds seem to have flipped in the main event of tonight’s Extreme Rules pay-per-view and Seth Rollins has taken over Samoa Joe as the favorite to win the number one contender spot for the WWE Universal title. Samoa Joe, who was the clear favorite yesterday, is now at 11/8 to win, with Seth Rollins the favorite at 10/11. Finn Balor is at 7/1 while...

Extreme Rules 2017 live on pay-per-view and WWE Network tonight

Live from the Royal Farms Arena in Baltimore, Maryland, WWE presents Extreme Rules on pay-per-view and the WWE Network. The full card is as follows: Roman Reigns vs Seth Rollins vs Finn Balor vs Bray Wyatt vs Samoa Joe in a fatal 5-way extreme rules match to determine the #1 contender for the Universal title; Dean AMbrose vs The Miz for the...

Samoa Joe the current favorite to win Extreme Rules main event

Five WWE Superstars will battle tomorrow in a fatal 5-way match to determine the number one contender to the Universal Title, currently held by Brock Lesnar. According to the latest odds, with over 24 hours to go for the actual event, Samoa Joe is currently the clear favorite to win this match with betting odds on him set at 3/10. Interesting...

NXT female referee Jessika starts at non-televised events

Indie wrestler Kennadi Brink, who recently signed a developmental deal with WWE as a referee, made her start at last night’s non-televised NXT event in Orlando, Florida. Brink was introduced by her real name of Jessika as she took charge of the first match of the night. Jessika regularly wrestled for Maryland Championship Wrestling but has also...

Smackdown rating for 05/30/2017

This week’s Smackdown did 2,350,000 viewers, up only 22,000 viewers from last week’s broadcast. Despite being the best number since the April 25 episode, the number is still down from the pre-NBA Playoffs average. Smackdown was #1 on the top 50 cable chart among the 18-49 demographic. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

John Cena returning on July 4 Smackdown Live

John Cena is currently filming a movie, titled The Pact, in Atlanta and with Smackdown being in Atlanta this week, many thought that he’d pop in for an appearance. It wasn’t meant to be, and Cena said that Tuesday was “bittersweet” because he’s enjoying his time in Atlanta doing the movie but Smackdown was “so close.” Cena, who has...

Lana wants spot in the Money In The Bank all-women ladder match

Despite not having debuted on Smackdown Live yet using her new dancing gimmick, Lana is now trying to get herself in the Smackdown women’s Money In The Bank ladder match. Using Twitter, Lana wrote, “Dear @ShaneMcMahon, can I please negotiate being put in the first ever MITB women’s match? I’d like to be apart of history. Thank you.” The...

Raw rating for 05/29/2017

Monday Night Raw drew only 2,612,000 viewers for the Memorial Day episode, and that is without any NBA competition. There was the NHL Stanley Cup Final which did nearly 5 million viewers head-to-head but all major television shows were on repeat. Raw did 3,000 less viewers than last week. Hour one did 2,689,000 viewers, followed by 2,681,000...

The New Day returns on Smackdown Live

The longest reigning WWE Tag Team champions, The New Day, returned on television last night on Smackdown Live. This was the first televised appearance by the trio since the night after WrestleMania 33 when they were attacked by The Revival on Raw. The week after, The New Day moved to Smackdown as part of the Superstar Shake-up but they never...

Summer Rae in Maxim Magazine’s Hot 100 issue

WWE Superstar Summer Rae may have been off WWE television for several months, but the blond stunner got the nod from Maxim Magazine as she was included in the Maxim Hot 100, an issue which comes out today. Rae, who is listed as Danielle “Summer Rae” Moinet, is photographed on the sand in a red bikini showing off her stunning body with the...

WWE’s fitness brand Tapout launches body spray collection

Tapout, the fitness brand now owned by WWE and Authentic Brands Group, today launched the Tapout Body Sprays Collection which are now available at Walmart stores for $7.98 each. Tapout brand ambassador John Cena will appear in an ad campaign through exclusive digital content on WWE and Tapout channels, event sponsorships, as well as TV and...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 05/29/2017

Welcome to the Raw report for this evening! @TheMagnumDA here with you. It’s Memorial Day here in the USA: A day to celebrate and thank those who gave their lives to protect our country. A very touching video narrated by John Cena starts us off. We open with The Miz, who is out for MizTV! Miz runs down Dean Ambrose as a rule-breaker, which...

The Bella Twins on Whose Line Is It Anyway? next week

Nikki and Brie Bella will be on Whose Line Is It Anyway? on Monday, June 5 starting at 9PM ET on The CW Network. Hosted by comedian Aisha Tyler, the show features Ryan Stiles, Wayne Brady and Colin Mochrie, along with guest comedian Jeff Davis as they put their comedic skills to the test through a series of spontaneous improv games that are...

Cornette, Bischoff, and Hayes in new Table for 3 episode tomorrow

Tomorrow night following Monday Night Raw, WWE Network will air a brand new episode of Table for 3, featuring Eric Bischoff, Jim Cornette, and Michael PS Hayes. The much-anticipated episode, filmed over WrestleMania weekend in Orlando, will see Bischoff and Cornette sit down and talk for the first time in over 20 years. The two were big enemies in...