Category - WWE

NXT graduates dominate WrestleMania 33 card

17 WWE Superstars on the card tonight for WrestleMania have all graduated from NXT over the past several years, an impressive number that is even more impressive when adding participants from the Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal, a number that shoots up to nearly 30. Bray Wyatt, Dean Ambrose, Alexa Bliss, and Bayley are all champions walking...

Updated list of entrants for the Andre Memorial Battle Royal

WWE.COM now lists 25 Superstars so far as entering the Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal, down from the list of 31 which was published already. Notable misses are Titus O’Neil, Sin Cara, Kalisto, The Vaudevillains, and The Ascension.      The full updated list in alphabetical order of those participating so far is: Apollo...

List of prohibited items at CWS for WrestleMania

If you are attending WrestleMania, you might want to familiarize yourself with the prohibited items and items that you cannot take into the Camping World Stadium. The following items are prohibited from inside the stadium and if you’re caught with any of them, you will be turned away: Air horns, noise makers, megaphones, alcohol, animals except...

Important bag policy for Camping World Stadium

Due to strict security reasons, several type of bags will not be allowed inside the Camping World Stadium for WrestleMania 33 today. A clear bag policy has been implemented which limits the size and type of bags that may be brought into the stadium.​ Prohibited bags include, but are not limited to: Purses larger than a clutch bag, coolers...

Mauro Ranallo not in Orlando for WrestleMania

Smackdown lead announcer Mauro Ranallo confirmed that he will not be doing any announcing at WrestleMania, as he continues to be absent from WWE television. It has been three weeks since Ranallo called Smackdown and rumors are that he is battling depression again, something which he publicly acknowledged in the past. After being away from social...

A look at the Camping World Stadium, the home of WrestleMania 33

For the second time, the Camping World Stadium will be hosting WrestleMania, 9 years after WWE took WrestleMania 24 to the same location, then known as the Citrus Bowl. Located in downtown Orlando, the stadium is the home of the Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl and the Russell Athletic Bowl as well as a host of several college football games...

Betting odds for tonight’s WrestleMania 33

What a difference a few years make… Whereas, until a few years ago betting on WWE was at best, frowned upon by betting companies, it seems that such outlook is very rapidly changing. In the last few years, we have been noticing a rapid increase in the number of betting websites offering betting on outcomes of WWE matches. What is really...

Drew McIntyre signs new NXT deal

Former TNA champion Drew Galloway appeared at NXT Takeover: Orlando before the start of the main event. He was acknowledged on camera using his old WWE name of Drew McIntyre. The Scottish wrestler confirmed with ESPN afterward that he has signed a new WWE deal to be part of the NXT brand. ”I’ve won championships all across the world...

NXT Takeover: Orlando report

NXT may be have cooled off in recent months, but their WrestleMania curtain-raiser was anything but cold. At least until the main event… During the pre-show they aired footage from Axxess of No Way Jose being beaten up by SAnitY – that leaves Jose off the card, so it’s either going to be a handicap match, or Jose’ll be replaced...

WWE Network schedule for WrestleMania Sunday

Tomorrow for WrestleMania, the WWE Network has a packed schedule which is dominated by replays of a couple of particular shows! At 1AM, there’s Kurt the Angle: Oh It’s True, It’s True interview with Corey Graves. At 1:30AM a replay of tonight’s NXT Takeover: Orlando, followed by another replay of the Kurt Angle sit-down interview. At...

List of traditional PPV providers airing WrestleMania 33

While WrestleMania will be available on the WWE Network for just $9.99 or free for new subscribers, several traditional pay-per-view providers will be airing the show for five times the price of the Network. Among the pay-per-view providers showing WrestleMania tonight are Bright House, Cable One, Optimum, Charter, Xfinity, Cox, Knology, MediaCom...

New NXT titles to be handed out to winners tonight

NXT General Manager William Regal revealed during this morning’s Axxess session that new NXT titles will be presented to the respective winners tonight at NXT Takeover: Orlando. This is the first time that NXT will be undergoing a revamp of their titles. The NXT championship was established on July 1, 2012 with Seth Rollins winning the inaugural...

WWE announces 32-women tournament for the WWE Network

It was announced this morning during the WWE business partner summit that the company will hold a 32-women tournament over the Summer that will air exclusively on the WWE Network. The announcement was made by Triple H and Stephanie McMahon along with Raw Women’s champion Bayley, Smackdown Women’s champion Alexa Bliss, and NXT...

NXT Takeover: Orlando live tonight exclusively on the WWE Network

Live from the Amway Center and exclusively on the WWE Network, WWE presents NXT Takeover: Orlando tonight. The full card is as follows: Bobby Roode vs Shinsuke Nakamura for the NXT title; Asuka vs Ember Moon for the NXT Women’s title; The Authors of Pain vs #DIY vs The Revival in a triple threat tag team elimination match for the NXT Tag Team...

Which match will close the show at WrestleMania tomorrow?

The big question at the moment is who will be in the actual main event of WrestleMania tomorrow, with three matches potentially getting the honor of closing the show. These three matches are Goldberg vs Brock Lesnar for the WWE Universal title, Randy Orton vs Bray Wyatt for the WWE title, and The Undertaker vs Roman Reigns. Typically, the WWE...

Security awareness and transport info for Amway Center and CWS

Fans attending any of the events in downtown Orlando should be aware of their surroundings since both the Amway Center and the Camping World Stadium, especially the stadium, are not in the nicest parts of the city. While taxis will be available at the Amway Center following the end of each show held there, getting transportation out of the Camping...

The New Day unveil the impressive WrestleMania 33 stage

WrestleMania hosts The New Day unveiled the impressive WrestleMania stage last night. Woods, Kofi, and Big E stood in the dark with their suits on and explained the fans what was about to happen. “For the first time, we give you a ride with no height requirements, we give you a ride that anyone and everyone can enjoy,” said Kofi Kingston...

Jim Ross to return at WrestleMania to call one match

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross is expected to be part of the WrestleMania broadcast on Sunday, calling one of the matches on the card. It is still not clear which match he will be calling, with conflicting reports suggesting either the Brock Lesnar vs Goldberg match or the Undertaker vs Roman Reigns match. PWInsider.com also adds that Ross has signed...