Category - WWE

Raw rating for 11/09/2015

Raw

Raw’s ratings just keep sinking every week with last night’s taped episode from Manchester drawing 3,173,000 viewers, down 75,000 from last week and breaking a new 18-year low record. Hour one started with 3,480,000 viewers, then dropped down to 3,177,000 in the second hour before hitting 2,863,000 in the third and final hour. Between hour one...

Undertaker week on the WWE Network next week

The Undertaker

To celebrate 25 years of the Undertaker, the WWE Network will have an Undertaker Week next week that will climax with the Survivor Series pay-per-view which happens to be exactly 25 years to the date that the Undertaker made his WWE debut. On Monday after Raw goes off the air, JBL will host a Legends with JBL show featuring a discussion with...

5 advance in the WWE World Heavyweight title tournament

WWE Title

The WWE World Heavyweight title tournament kicked off on Raw last night in Manchester, England, with five matches held. In the first match of the tournament, Roman Reigns defeated the Big Show to advance. The Intercontinental champion Kevin Owens also advanced by defeating Titus O’Neil. Former World Heavyweight champion Dolph Ziggler moved to...

Alberto Del Rio forbidden from dropping AAA title

Alberto Del Rio

Fredo Esparza of LuchaWorld.com reported on his Twitter that Alberto Del Rio, the current AAA Mega Champion, will not be wrestling for AAA anymore and will be stripped off his title as the promotion is looking to “move forward.” The statement came from Dorian Roldan, the Executive Vice President of Business Development for Lucha Libra AAA...

BOGO free offer on WWE t-shirts at WWEShop.com

WWE logo

The WWEShop.com website has a buy 1 get 1 free offer currently live with 376 authentic t-shirts available in the offer. Brand new t-shirts from Kevin Owens, Sting, Dudley Boys, John Cena, Romain Reigns, NXT, Dolph Ziggler, Finn Balor, and tons of others are even part of the deal. Most shirts are selling for $24.99 but if you buy a combination of...

Royal Rumble 2016 tickets on sale this Friday

Royal Rumble

Tickets for the 2016 Royal Rumble will go on sale to the general public on Friday, November 13, starting at 10AM EST on Ticketmaster.com. The show will be held at the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida, on January 24. Tickets start from $25 and go all the way up to $500 for a ringside seat with the commemorative chair. The Royal Rumble is one of the...

Raw to air from Manchester, England tonight

Raw

Monday Night Raw tonight will not be live on USA Network but will air on a few hours tape delay as the WWE crew will be taping the show from Manchester, England. The direction of the show had to be completely re-written as the focus is now on the WWE World Heavyweight title which was vacated last week after Seth Rollins tore his ACL, MCL, and...

Stephanie McMahon films interview for UFC’s Rousey/Holm special

Ronda Rousey

WWE’s Chief Brand Officer Stephanie McMahon filmed an interview for the UFC which was included in the UFC Embedded special on Ronda Rousey vs Holly Holm which aired yesterday on Fox. In the extended preview that UFC has released on November 5, footage from WrestleMania 31 where Rousey grabbed McMahon by the arm towards the end of the surprise...

Seth Rollins to undergo knee surgery on Tuesday

Seth Rollins

Seth Rollins will be undergoing knee surgery on Tuesday in Birmingham, Alabama, and will be performed by Dr. Jeffrey Dugas at the Andrews Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center. The former champ will be heading to Birmingham today as he has his consultation on Monday before going under the knife the following day, a surgery which will...

The Boogeyman signs WWE Legends contract

The Boogeyman

The Boogeyman announced on his Twitter that he too has signed a WWE Legends contract, joining Tatanka and “Superstar” Billy Graham who also signed a deal this week. “Guess who, just signed a WWE SUPERSTAR  Legends Contract…Never Give Up..Thank U Vince..Cmin2getcha,” he wrote. The man behind the gimmick, Marty Wright, was originally...

Video of Seth Rollins finishing match against Kane with blown knee

Seth Rollins

Video of Seth Rollins finishing the match against Kane in Dublin, Ireland, has surfaced online and even with a torn ACL, MCL, and medial meniscus, the now former WWE champion managed to hit the Pedigree. As Kane went for the chokeslam, Rollins hit him in the stomach with a chair and then another chair shot to the back. Rollins then grabbed Kane...

Smackdown TV report for 11/05/2015

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for November 5th, 2015 – “Faked-Out” Introduction Segment: Welcoming The regular Smackdown! video plays then Rich Brennan salutes us from; on the card is another Survivor Series Match pitting The Lucha Dragons and The Prime Time Players against the entire Wyatt Family, and Dean Ambrose will take on...

Over 7,000 fans attend the free WrestleMania 32 launch party

WrestleMania 32

Over 7,000 fans attended the WrestleMania 32 launch party yesterday at the AT&T Stadium, a party featuring the likes of Steve Austin, Mark Henry, Lita, Lana, and Booker T as well as NXT matches. The ring was set up on the 50 yard line for the five matches which were headlined by Samoa Joe vs Baron Corbin. The NXT champion Finn Balor is in...

Kevin Owens and Dean Ambrose replace Rollins on European tour

Kevin Owens

With the Seth Rollins injured and off the European tour, WWE had to do some reshuffling to balance out the rosters as the main eventer for one group was gone, leaving no top match to headline the shows. The company shifted Dean Ambrose and Intercontinental champion Kevin Owens from the Roman Reigns tour and will now be headlining the Rollins tour...

WrestleMania 32 tickets go on sale to general public

WrestleMania 32

WrestleMania 32 tickets went on sale to the general public this morning on Ticketmaster.com and the website was hit pretty hard with lots of users on the popular Reddit SquaredCircle community complaining. The pre-sale for next year’s WrestleMania was said to be more popular than any recent WrestleMania with the idea behind breaking the...

Seth Rollins faces up to 9 months out with knee injury

Seth Rollins

The injury to Seth Rollins and the expected recovery time of 6 to 9 months puts WWE in even more trouble as he is the second main eventer to be out for an extended period of time along with Randy Orton, both of whom are expected to miss out on WrestleMania. ESPN got to announce the breaking news first on Twitter via Jonathan Coachman and then WWE...