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Raw rating for 04/04/2016

Raw

The post-WrestleMania Monday Night Raw got owned in the ratings by the NCAA basketball game, getting only an average of 4,090,000 viewers. Last year’s post-Mania show did over 5 million viewers. Hour one started with 4,278,000 viewers, followed by a small dip to 4,178,000 in the second hour, before dropping off to 3,816,000 in the third hour...

Maryse makes surprise appearance on Raw

Maryse

Former WWE Diva – or should we say Superstar? – Maryse Ouellet made her return on Raw last night, helping her husband The Miz capture the Intercontinental title from Zack Ryder. Maryse came out after Ryder’s father pushed The Miz during the match and then she slapped him, causing the distraction and allowing The Miz to hit the Skull...

Corbin, Crews, Enzo & Cass debut on Raw

Enzo & Cass

The Raw after WrestleMania did not bring in any outside Superstars however it did bring a couple of popular acts from NXT. First to make his Raw debut was Baron Corbin, the winner of the Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal. Corbin’s involvement on Raw was expected considering he won the battle royal just 24 hours before. The former NFL player...

Cesaro returns on Raw after 5 months

Antonio Cesaro

When Sami Zayn got taken out from the Raw main event last night, the majority of the crowd expected two people to take his place – John Cena or Randy Orton. But the powers that be left the main event with four smart marks favorites and chose Cesaro as the fourth person. The Swiss Superman received a rock star welcome from the audience...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 04/04/2016

Raw

Monday Night Raw TV Report for April 4th, 2016 – “A Fresh Start” Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming Highlights of WrestleMania 32 air, then the regular Raw video plays and the pyro goes off in the American Airlines Arena. Michael Cole, John “Bradshaw” Layfield, and Byron Saxton welcomes us to the city of WrestleMania...

Reddit WWE insider “Falconarrow” hosts AMA session

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Reddit user Falconarrow, a confirmed insider who works with WWE, revealed in a Reddit AMA session today on r/squaredcircle that there are a bunch of surprises and two returns scheduled for the Raw after Mania tonight. A title change is also in the plans with him saying, “However I think this sub will be disappointed in one return that causes a...

Roman Reigns and Charlotte appear on NBC’s TODAY show

Roman Reigns

WWE champions Roman Reigns and Charlotte appeared on NBC’s TODAY show this morning in New York, flying all the way from Dallas overnight on a private jet. “How did you recover so quickly?” the host asked Charlotte as she made her way in. “Make-up,” Charlotte responded getting a few laughs with her honest answer. She said she hasn’t had...

WWE Network reaches 1.8 million subscribers

WWE Network

WWE today announced that there are a total of 1,820,000 subscribers receiving the WWE Network as of yesterday, thanks to the massive #FreeWrestleMania promotion the company did over the past month. It was the first time that WrestleMania was part of a free month since the Network’s inception. Out of the 1,820,000 subscribers, 370,000 opted to...

Is Brie Bella pregnant?

Brie Bella

Brie Bella wrestled her last match for WWE yesterday during the WrestleMania Kickoff show and rumors are that Brie is pregnant with her first child. “These women made my last night feel sooo special. To the #BellaArmy to every women I got in the ring with, to @wwe for living the dream…to my husband @bryanldanielson who taught me...

WWE drops the term Diva completely, unveils new Women’s title

WWE Women's Title

WWE has opted to completely drop the term Diva to distinguish their women athletes and will now instead call them Superstars just like they refer to their male athletes. In an editorial on ThePlayersTribune.com, WWE Chief Brand Officer Stephanie McMahon said that their female performers are “world-class athletes, actors, public speakers and...

John Cena helps The Rock fend off The Wyatt Family at WrestleMania

John Cena

John Cena proved once again while he is super human, returning from a torn-rotator cuff surgery just 3 months after going under the knife, recovering in one third of the time he was expected to be out. Cena returned last night at the Hall of Fame to induct Snoop Dogg but had not appeared in a WWE ring since early January. Cena had tweeted several...

WrestleMania 32 shatters attendance and gate money record

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A total of 101,763 fans jam packed the AT&T Stadium to set a new attendance record for a WWE event, surpassing the WrestleMania III record at the Pontiac Silverdome which drew 93,173. In addition to shattering the record, WrestleMania 32 also became the highest grossing live event in WWE history with $17.3 million, surpassing last year’s...

WrestleMania 32 report

WrestleMania 32

It’s WrestleMania Sunday! And you know what that means… The Biggest WrestleMania in History. Although by the time it ended, I don’t think they had originally planned for the longest WrestleMania in History! Initial reports from outside the AT&T Stadium – fifteen minutes before the WWE Network go-live time –...

WrestleMania 32 live on WWE Network tonight

WrestleMania 32

Live from the AT&T Stadium in Dallas, Texas, WWE presents the biggest show on the wrestling calendar, WrestleMania 32, airing on the WWE Network and select PPV providers. The full card is as follows: Triple H vs Roman Reigns for the WWE World Heavyweight title; Shane McMahon vs The Undertaker in a Hell In A Cell match with two stipulations: If...

Betting odds for today’s WrestleMania 32

Roman Reigns

As one can easily expect, Roman Reigns is the overwhelming favorite to leave the biggest WrestleMania ever with the World Heavyweight Championship this Sunday. Such sentiment is echoed among all bookies and has been constant since match announcement. At time of press Reigns is currently quoted at 1/9 to become a 3 time Heavyweight champion against...

2 hour WrestleMania Kickoff show starts at 5PM EST

Lana

A two hour WrestleMania Kickoff will serve as the lead-in for WrestleMania 32 and it starts at 5PM EST. The first hour will air only on the WWE Network and WWE’s social media channels including YouTube, and Facebook. Ryback vs Kalisto for the United States title will be taking place during this hour. The second hour of the Kickoff show will also...

List of prohibited items at AT&T Stadium for WrestleMania

WrestleMania 32

Getting nearly 90,000 people inside the AT&T Stadium will be a lengthy affair especially with today’s security. The stadium has a list of items that are prohibited from making their way in. Understanding and obeying these rules will speed up your entry inside the stadium and helps moving the flow of the traffic. Items which cannot be taken...