Category - WWE

Elimination Chamber returning in 2017

The Elimination Chamber will be returning to the WWE pay-per-view calendar in 2017 and will take place at the Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix, Arizona. The TSR Arena revealed the news on their Twitter account, attaching a photo of the logo of the Elimination Chamber with the words, “In 2017… the Chamber returns! Details coming...

Total Divas episode preview for tonight: A Big Flippin’ Deal

Season six of Total Divas returns on E! tonight with episode three titled A Big Flippin’ Deal. The synopsis of tonight’s episode reads, “Maryse clashes with Mike when she makes big decisions without him, Brie panics after a pregnancy scare and Trinity is offered a role in Marine 5 but must face her fears of riding a motorcycle first.”

205 Live TV report for 11/29/2016

A quick background on this show: Most of the competitors in this division participated in the Cruiserweight Classic (CWC) that ran all summer on the WWE Network. The finals were held on a live broadcast, where Triple H declared that the winner of the tournament would become the first WWE Cruiserweight Champion. In an incredible bout, TJ Perkins...

Rich Swann becomes the new WWE Cruiserweight champion

There’s a new cruiserweight show in town and also a new Cruiserweight champion in town as well as last night Rich Swann defeated The Brian Kendrick on the premiere episode of 205 Live to capture the title. The one-hour WWE Network weekly series had the title match as its main event which lasted nearly 20 minutes and ended when Swann delivered...

Raw rating for 11/28/2016

Monday Night Raw this week drew 3,110,000 viewers, an increase of 108,000 viewers from last week’s broadcast. Hour one drew 3,163,000 viewers, followed by 3,130,000 in the second hour, and then 3,039,000 in the third and final hour with the strong women’s main event. This was the first time since October 17 that Raw delivered over 3 million...

Smackdown! Live TV report for 11/29/2016

Tuesday Night Smackdown! Live TV Report for November 29th, 2016 – “No ‘Tender, Loving, Care!’” Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming The regular Smackdown! Live video plays, the pyro blows in the arena, and we are live in Columbia, South Carolina! Mauro Ranallo greets us and we go to the ring. Segment #2: Arena Promo Renee...

Sasha Banks becomes a 3-time WWE Raw Women’s champion

Sasha Banks regained the WWE Raw Women’s title last night on Raw as the women once again main evented WWE’s flagship show. The title match ended up being two matches as first the match ended in a double countout but Raw General Manager Mick Foley said that this feud will not end on a ten-count and ordered a no disqualification, no countout...

Brock Lesnar to participate in the 2017 Royal Rumble match

The second entrant in the Royal Rumble was announced last night on Monday Night Raw and joining Goldberg will be his Survivor Series opponent, Brock Lesnar. Lesnar’s entry was revealed by Paul Heyman who did an interview with Michael Cole on the broadcast, saying that if Goldberg will be in the Rumble, then his client will be in it too. Brock...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 11/28/2016

Written by Charlie Wilkerson The opening of the show from Charlotte was a recap of last week where Kevin Owens wrestled Seth Rollins, with highlights such as the balcony dive, the power bomb on the side of the ring, and the Jericho attack from the audience. HIGHLIGHT REEL The Highlight Reel started out the show with Kevin Owens and Chris Jericho...

205 Live debuts tonight on the WWE Network

The newest in-ring show exclusively on the WWE Network debuts tonight at 10PM EST immediately following Smackdown. Titled 205 Live, this one-hour weekly broadcast with commentary from Smackdown’s Mauro Ranallo and Raw’s Corey Graves, will spotlight the WWE’s cruiserweight division. The show was created following the success of the...

Total Divas season 6 episode 2 rating

Episode two of season six of Total Divas drew 461,000 viewers last week on Thanksgiving eve, the lowest rated episode in the series’ history. It saw a drop of 263,000 viewers from the season premiere episode. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

NXT Takeover announced for San Antonio during Rumble weekend

Triple H announced on his Twitter that the next NXT Takeover will be in San Antonio, Texas on the eve of the Royal Rumble. The Takeover shows will be joining the big four pay-per-view schedule and they will all take place in the same arena as the PPV (non-stadium shows), Raw and Smackdown during that weekend. There’s usually a Takeover show in...

Two title matches on Raw tonight from Charlotte, North Carolina

There will be two title matches on Raw tonight as both the Women’s and Tag Team titles will be on the line as Raw rolls into Charlotte, North Carolina. Charlotte Flair returns home to defend her title against Sasha Banks. Charlotte defeated Sasha in Sasha’s hometown of Boston and now vowed to defeat her as well in her own hometown. Meanwhile...

John Cena cast in new movie titled The Pact

WWE Superstar John Cena will be spending more time away from WWE as he has been cast in a movie called The Pact along with Leslie Mann and Ike Barinholtz according to Variety. It’s not known when this movie will start filming or how long Cena will be away due to his commitments to the movie. He’s currently out filming the television series...

WWE and SNICKERS renew WrestleMania deal

WWE and SNICKERS will once again team up for WrestleMania, with the popular brand serving as the exclusive presenting partner of WrestleMania 33. SNICKERS’ presenting partnership of WrestleMania 33 is highlighted by custom TV creative produced by WWE for SNICKERS, which will feature WWE Superstars and the brand’s popular ‘You’re Not You...

Post-WM 33 Raw and Smackdown combo tickets pre-sale today

The pre-sale for the post-WrestleMania Raw and Smackdown package starts this morning at 10AM EST on Ticketmaster.com. Purchasing a ticket will provide each customer with a ticket to both Raw on Monday, April 3 as well as Smackdown on Tuesday, April 4. Separate tickets for both shows will go on sale on Friday, December 2 at 10AM EST and there is no...

Spirit Squad member Kenny loses day job due to WWE appearances

ProWrestlingSheet.com is reporting that Spirit Squad member Kenny Dykstra was fired from his day job after missing several days to work for WWE. PWS says that Dykstra was a director at a non-profit charity and was pulling double duty working for WWE again, however working for WWE meant getting away from his job, ultimately causing his pink...

Jericho reveals he’s on a 3-month rolling contract with WWE

Speaking to ESPN.COM, Chris Jericho revealed that he is on a rolling three-month contract with WWE at the moment and he is on his fourth short-term deal this year so far since his return in January. Jericho said that the original idea was that upon his January return, he would stay on until WrestleMania and then head out again to do some work with...

WWE marketing leaves Cesaro out of poster promoting Swiss event

WWE is going to Switzerland next year as part of the European tour in May but the only Swiss WWE Superstar on the roster is not even featured on the poster! The company will be touring Zurich on May 11 and the localized poster features Kevin Owens, Seth Rollins, Luke Gallows, Karl Anderson, The New Day, Charlotte, Sheamus, Sasha Banks, and Roman...

Tickets for Raw and Smackdown TV tapings in UK on sale now

Tickets for the Raw and Smackdown television tapings in London, England at The O2 Arena went on sale this morning on Ticketmaster.co.uk. The tapings, set for May 8 (Raw) and May 9 (Smackdown), will be part of the first European tour of 2017 which has been moved by a month since it usually take place in April right after WrestleMania. Ticket prices...