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Roman Reigns suspended for 30 days for Wellness Program violation

Roman Reigns

Former WWE World Heavyweight champion Roman Reigns has been suspended by WWE for 30 days for failing his first violation of WWE’s Wellness Program. The announcement was made on WWE.COM, in line with previous Wellness suspensions. Reigns was quick to apologize and admitting his fault. “I apologize to my family, friends and fans for my mistake...

Triple threat match for WWE title to headline Battleground 2016

The Shield

The former members of The Shield will be taking on each other in five weeks time at the Battleground pay-per-view with the WWE World Heavyweight title on the line in a triple threat match. Rollins and Reigns had a match to determine the number one contender for Ambrose’s title however their match ended in a double count-out. After the match...

USADA drug-tests Brock Lesnar 5 times so far

Brock Lesnar

Former WWE and UFC Heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar has been tested five times already by USADA, the UFC’s official anti-doping agency. Lesnar was supposed to give USADA a four month notice of his intention to return to the UFC but UFC waved off the policy for him and is treating him as a new fighter considering it’s been a long time since he...

Jerry Lawler and girlfriend Lauryn ordered to stay apart

Jerry Lawler

Memphis-based The Commercial Appeal reported that Jerry “The King” Lawler and his girlfriend Lauryn McBride were ordered to stay away from each other yesterday during a court sitting, with the next court date set for July 1. Staying away from each other means that the couple should not call, text, or talk to each other or else they will breach...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 06/20/2016

Raw

Monday Night Raw TV Report for June 20th, 2016 – “Battleground Affirmed!” Introduction Segment: Video Promos, Welcoming, and Arena Promo A taxi pulls up and NEW WWE World Heavyweight Champion Dean Ambrose exits. He chucks some money to the driver, and stops the cab right after it started to drive away; he forgot his title! Ambrose collects...

AJ Styles on the Stone Cold Podcast live tonight on WWE Network

AJ Styles

Fresh off his win against John Cena at last night’s Money In The Bank pay-per-view, AJ Styles will be appearing live on the Stone Cold Podcast tonight immediately following Monday Night Raw. “Congrats to @AJStylesOrg for a helluva match last night. Looking forward to talking w you tonight,” Austin wrote on Twitter. This is Austin’s first...

Reigns, Rollins, and Ambrose make history at Money In The Bank

The Shield

The former members of The Shield made history last night, becoming the only members of a current or past faction in wrestling history to all hold the WWE World Heavyweight title…in one night. Roman Reigns, on his third title reign, entered Money In The Bank as the champion. He previously won the title at the Survivor Series last year beating...

WWE draft to be held on live Smackdown on July 19

WWE Draft

WWE today announced that a draft will be held on the first live Smackdown on USA Network on July 19, taking place from Worcester, Massachusetts. This will be the first time that the draft will be held on Smackdown as previous drafts were always held on Monday Night Raw. The move will try to solidify the blue brand as equally important as its red...

Money In The Bank 2016 pay-per-view results

MITB

Here are the results from last night’s Money In The Bank pay-per-view which took place from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Goldust and R-Truth defeated Tyler Breeze and Fandango in the first Kickoff match; The Lucha Dragons defeated The Dudley Boyz in the second Kickoff match. The New Day retained the WWE Tag Team titles defeating The...

Odds flip for the Money In The Bank main event

Roman Reigns

The odds for the main event for tonight’s Money In The Bank pay-per-view have flipped and something must have happened over the past few hours that saw a large amount of money being placed on Seth Rollins defeating Roman Reigns. Rollins, who was the underdog this morning, is now the favorite at 1/4 to win the WWE World Heavyweight title while...

Money In The Bank 2016 live on WWE Network and PPV tonight

Seth Rollins

Live tonight from the brand new T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, WWE presents Money In The Bank 2016 on WWE Network and pay-per-view. The full card is as follows: Roman Reigns vs Seth Rollins for the WWE World Heavyweight title; Kevin Owens vs Cesaro vs Alberto Del Rio vs Sami Zayn vs Dean Ambrose vs Chris Jericho in a MITB ladder match; The...

New UFC 200 commercial featuring Brock Lesnar

Brock Lesnar (UFC)

A new commercial for UFC 200 featuring Brock Lesnar was released by the UFC, referring to the former champion as WWE Superstar. The commercial has close ups of Lesnar’s tattoos with the words “The Beast is on the Hunt” flashing on the screen. Several clips of his opponent Mark Hunt knocking people out then plays followed by Lesnar clocking...

Betting odds for Money In The Bank 2016

Dean Ambrose

If the bookies are right, Dean Ambrose is the favorite to win the Money In The Bank briefcase tonight at odds 1/7, presenting the possibility of all three members of The Shield being a champion on the same night if he cashes in on a new champion later in the night. Kevin Owens is the second favorite for the briefcase at 9/2 while Chris Jericho is...

Smackdown rating for 06/16/2016

Smackdown

This week’s Smackdown drew 2,073,000 viewers, up just around 77,000 from last week’s 1.9 million. The NBA Finals which went head to head in the second hour of Smackdown drew 20.7 million viewers. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Smackdown! TV report for 06/16/2016

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for June 16th, 2016 Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming The regular Smackdown! opener starts, and we then go to the arena. Mauro Ranallo hails us and talks about Money In The Bank this Sunday. Segment #2: Arena Promo Lillian Garcia asks us to welcome Chris Jericho; he is in the ring and his Highlight...

Sasha Banks on the cover of Muscle & Fitness Hers magazine

Sasha Banks

WWE Superstar Sasha Banks is gracing the cover of the July-August 2016 Muscle & Fitness Hers magazine. The super-fit Banks poses with a black and pink Tapout gear with the Legit Boss hand rings and the text “WWE Superstar Sasha Banks – The plan that got her into super shape” as the headline. Apart from a pictorial with a workout...