Category - WWE

Royal Rumble and Fastlane 2016 locations revealed

Royal Rumble

The locations for the first two WWE pay-per-views of 2016 were revealed in documents that WWE has provided for a lawsuit they have filed to prevent the unauthorized selling of merchandise around the areas where shows will be held. The Royal Rumble, which kicks off the PPV calendar year, will take place at the Amway Arena in Orlando, Florida, and...

Lilian Garcia to undergo knee surgery for torn meniscus

Lilian Garcia

WWE ring announcer Lilian Garcia announced on her Twitter that she has a torn meniscus in her right knee and is undergoing surgery to repair the problem. “I wish I could be overseas with everybody, I miss you guys terribly,” Garcia said in a video posted on her Twitter account. With Garcia out, her ring announcing duties for Monday’s Raw in...

WWE sued by three former wrestlers

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TMZ.COM is reporting that three more former WWE wrestlers have sued the company filing a lawsuit almost similar to those filed by Nelson Frazier Jr.’s widow and Billy Jack Haynes. The wrestlers who have sued the WWE “on behalf of all current and former wrestlers” who have in some way shape or form suffered brain damage are Big Russ...

Bella Twins open up about AJ Lee and Raw chants

Bella Twins

As part of the European tour, several WWE Superstars and Divas are doing media rounds and British-based DigitalSpy caught up with Nikki and Brie Bella to talk about life in the WWE. When the subject of AJ Lee retiring was brought up, Brie said she was shocked by the news because she was having a great career in the WWE. She mentioned that the...

The Marine 4: Moving Target out on Digital HD today

Summer Rae

The Marine 4: Moving Target, the WWE Studios movie featuring The Miz and Summer Rae, was released on Digital HD today. This is the second time that The Miz has fronted The Marine franchise following John Cena and Ted DiBiase. Summer Rae became the first WWE Diva to appear in a WWE Studios film. It was filmed last year in British Columbia for a...

Paul Bearer’s WWE Hall of Fame ring sold for $22,000

Paul Bearer

Paul Bearer’s WWE Hall of Fame ring was sold on eBay today for a whopping $22,000. “This is a 100% authentic WWE Hall of Fame Ring. It was acquired though a family member after Bearer’s death in 2013,” said the description of the listing. It was sold by someone who has the eBay username ‘dansdiscountsfwb.’ Paul Bearer was inducted into...

WWE nominated for 19th Annual Webby Awards

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WWE Network and the WWE App have been nominated for the 19th Annual Webby Awards with WWE one of five finalists in the Mobile Sites & Apps: Entertainment category. WWE was also named as an honoree in six additional categories: Overall Social Presence, Social Content & Marketing, Entertainment, Social Content & Marketing, Events (for...

USA Network President talks WWE in Variety interview

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Speaking to Variety, USA Network President Chris McCumber said that WWE is such an iconic American brand that it feels “thematically right” to have the company’s two biggest shows on their network. “Having more live programing is a good thing for this network. Having Smackdown and doubling down on WWE is important to us,” he...

Battleground 2015 PPV tickets pre-sale kicks off

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Tickets for the Battleground pay-per-view which takes place on Sunday, July 19, will go on sale to the general public this Saturday, April 11. A pre-sale started this morning and will end on Friday at 10PM CDT. You can use the code KPNTPPV to unlock tickets at Ticketmaster.com. Ticket prices are $25, $50, $75, $100, $125, $300, and $450 plus...

Junk Food Clothing releases new line of WWE apparel

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Junk Food Clothing, a vintage company t-shirt, has started producing WWE t-shirts and their line of clothing is already on the WWEShop.com website. Current t-shirts include those of the Ultimate Warrior, Dolph Ziggler, Seth Rollins, Sting, John Cena, Roman Reigns, and others as well as shirts, hoodies, and women tank tops featuring WWE Divas. Junk...

Raw rating for 04/06/2015

RAW

Monday Night Raw took one massive crash in the ratings this week following a big surge last week for the post-WrestleMania show. Last night’s show did a total of 3,964,000 viewers, down a whopping 1.4 million viewers from last week. Hour one did 4,300,000 viewers, followed by 4,039,000 in the second hour and then 500,000 viewers turned the...

Tough Enough season 6 to premiere on June 23

Tough Enough

Tough Enough, WWE’s reality TV show, will debut its sixth season on Tuesday, June 23, at 8PM EST on USA Network. The date was revealed in the press release issued this morning which also announced the move of Smackdown to USA Network starting in the first quarter of 2016. Tough Enough will feature an all-new format with live elements and more...

Smackdown moving to USA Network in 2016

Smackdown

USA Network today announced that it will be bringing Smackdown to its network in the first quarter of 2016, moving the show permanently from SyFy. “WWE consistently delivers one of the largest and most socially engaged live audiences in entertainment and we’re excited to expand our long-standing relationship and be the true cable home for the...

First WWE European tour of 2015 kicks off tomorrow

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WWE Superstars, Divas, and crew will start the yearly WrestleMania Revenge tour in Europe tomorrow, a very full and tiring tour that will take them to 11 different countries in a total of 11 days for 21 different shows. The tour starts tomorrow, April 8, at The SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland, for one of the only two days without multiple shows on...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 04/06/2015

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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...

Divas battle royal set for next week on Raw from London

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Next week on Monday Night Raw there will be a Divas battle royal and the winner of the match will be the new number one contender for the Divas title and most likely gets a shot at the Extreme Rules pay-per-view. The match was announced on Raw by Kane after Summer Rae, Cameron, Alicia Fox, and Natalya talked him into agreeing to the match during a...

Connor Michalek’s father talks about Justin Roberts’ blog

Connor Michalek

Steve Michalek, the father of Connor Michalek who received the Warrior Award at the Hall of Fame, commented on the recent war of words between Justin Roberts and WWE. Roberts accused WWE for skewing the true purpose of the Warrior Award and as well the Connor story which Roberts said that the company advertised so they can look good with the...

WWE 2015 Business Partner Summit video online

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WWE has uploaded the full video of the 2015 Business Partner Summit presentation which was hosted by Paul “Triple H” Levesque and Stephanie McMahon. The one hour and fifteen minute event was held on Saturday, March 28, in the morning as part of the WrestleMania weekend. It’s a yearly event which WWE hosts to honor their business partners and...

Jericho debuts podcast on WWE Network tonight with Cena

John Cena

Tonight right after Monday Night Raw, the current United States champion John Cena will be participating in the third live podcast on the WWE Network, but this time it will not be Steve Austin asking the questions. After some issues with the WWE Hall of Famer, the company turned to former champ Chris Jericho to bring his podcast to the Network...