Category - WWE

Scott Dawson of The Revival undergoes surgery

ProWrestlingSheet.com is reporting that one half of The Revival – Scott Dawson – underwent successful surgery to repair a torn bicep. Dawson suffered the injury during a non-televised match against Sheamus and Cesaro last weekend. He wrestled the next day with his arm heavily taped up but was then told the bad news on Monday at...

Shayna Baszler makes NXT debut

Shayna Baszler, one of the self-proclaimed Four Horsewomen, made her NXT debut last night in a non-televised live event in St. Petersburg, Florida. Baszler, who is best friends with former UFC Women’s Bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey, took part in a six-woman tag team match teaming with Peyton Royce and Billie Kay to take on Dakota Kai...

Flashback Fridays debuts on WWE Network tomorrow

WWE will debut a new series on the WWE Network tomorrow titled Flashback Friday at 3PM EST. Flashback Friday will have weekly themed marathon episodes and the first theme is D-Generation X, in time to celebrate the 20-year anniversary of the group. The DX Flashback Friday theme will feature some of the best moments of the group from its inception...

Jon Jones at SummerSlam? He thought about it…

When Jon Jones was asked on Twitter if he will be showing up at ringside at SummerSlam next week, the new UFC Light Heavyweight champion said he thought about the idea already. “It’s crossed my mind,” Jones replied, as he continues to go after the current WWE Universal champion Brock Lesnar for a fight in the UFC. The two have been...

WWE and PPTV launching WWE Network in China

WWE is clearing its last major hurdle for the WWE Network and will be launching in China for the first time ever on Friday, August 18. The launch of the service comes in association with PPTV, the WWE broadcast partner in the country. PPTV customers can download the PPTV App and watch WWE Network content via smart TVs, set-top boxes, mobile...

Smackdown rating for 08/08/2017

Smackdown did a total of 2,584,000 viewers, up 15,000 viewers from last week’s show. The show was #1 in the top 50 cable chart among the 18-49 demographic and #2 in overall viewership. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Kairi Sane to make NXT live debut tomorrow

Kairi Sane, the Japanese female superstar previously known as Kairi Hojo, will be making her NXT non-televised debut tomorrow. The highly-regarded wrestler was part of the Mae Young Classic tournament and suffered a concussion in one of her matches during the two-night tapings in mid-July. She was cleared by doctors to return to the ring and will...

Cena vs Corbin latest match added to SummerSlam

With a week and a half to go for the big SummerSlam pay-per-view, John Cena finally got his opponent: Money in the Bank winner Baron Corbin. The angle between the two started last week after Smackdown went off the air from USA Network and continued on the WWE Network. As the Cena vs Nakamura match ended, Corbin attacked Cena but the former 16-time...

WWE and Canal 1 announce new television deal in Colombia

WWE and Canal 1 today announced a new agreement to broadcast WWE’s flagship programs Raw and SmackDown in Colombia beginning Saturday, August 19. “We’re pleased to have Canal 1 join us as our first national over-the-air broadcast partner in Colombia,” said Michelle Wilson, WWE Chief Revenue & Marketing Officer. “This partnership...

Smackdown! Live TV Report for 08/08/2017

Introduction Segment: Video Promo A recap of Shinsuke Nakamura wrestling John Cena from last week’s Smackdown! Live plays, as well as footage of “Mr. Money In The Bank” Baron Corbin attacking Cena and Nakamura after Smackdown! went off of the air. Arena Promo We go right to the Air Canada Center in Toronto, Ontario. John Cena is out and...

Raw rating for 08/07/2017

Monday Night Raw drew 3,240,000 viewers this week, up 77,000 viewers from last week’s broadcast. This has been the most-watched show since the April 17 broadcast. Hour one did 3,263,000 viewers, followed by 3,314,000 in the second hour, and then 3,144,000 in the third and final hour. The numbers were good enough for Raw to place #2, #3, and #5...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 08/07/2017

Welcome to the Raw report! I am @TheMagnumDA and we are LIVE from Toronto. I’ve got fans in Toronto! 🙂 Special hello to the Gill family. Big fans of The Maharaja! The Miztourage is out for MizTV! Miz recaps last week’s exchange with Jason Jordan, which leads to Raw GM Kurt Angle coming out! Angle tells Miz that Jordan will not be...

SummerSlam card expands by two more matches

The SummerSlam card expanded by two more matches, with now a total of 10 matches, seven of which are for a title. Added last night on Raw were Finn Balor vs Bray Wyatt and Big Cass vs Big Show with Enzo Amore suspended above the ring in a shark cage. With a few more matches to be announced, it’s highly likely that one or more of the announced...

#1 contenders match for Raw Women’s title set for next week

With Bayley out of the SummerSlam pay-per-view due to a shoulder injury, Alexa Bliss is looking for a new number one contender for the Raw Women’s title. That number one contender will be decided next week on Raw, just six days before the actual pay-per-view when Sasha Banks takes on Nia Jax. Banks lost the number one contenders match against...

Scott Dawson of The Revival ruptures bicep and requires surgery

The Revival is having a tough time on the main roster as Scott Dawson suffered a ruptured bicep during a non-televised live event this weekend, putting him out of action for an undetermined amount of time. Dawson still wrestled last night at the house show in London, Ontario, but had his right arm heavily taped up. The injury occurred during a tag...

Bayley out of SummerSlam due to shoulder injury

In an WWE.COM exclusive it was reported that Bayley will not be at SummerSlam due to the injury she suffered against Nia Jax last week. Standing outside the Air Canada Centre, WWE’s Mike Rome said that after evaluations conducted this morning, Bayley’s separated shoulder problem will prevent her from wrestling Alexa Bliss for the Raw Women’s...

Last man standing match on Raw tonight

A last man standing match will be headlining Monday Night Raw tonight as Braun Strowman and Roman Reigns will go one on one once again. This is the second gimmick match in a row for these two following the ambulance match which Strowman won at Great Balls of Fire in June. That match saw Reigns then drive the ambulance, which had Strowman in it...

Bella Twins’ clothing brand Birdiebee launches at Curve Expo

Birdiebee, the Bella Twins’ clothing brand, is being unveiled at the Curve Expo today in New York. The Birdiebee project was launched last year and it was also featured on a few episodes of Total Divas as Nikki and Brie shopped around ideas to launch the brand. The twins wrote in a post on Twitter that they were heading to the Curve Expo as...