Category - WWE

Monday Night Raw TV report for 05/09/2017

Hey, everybody! It’s @TheMagnumDA here with your Raw report, LIVE from London. Okay, well not exactly live for us here in the United States, but it’s all good! 🙂 We open tonight’s Raw with Dean Ambrose, who comes out and declares that Kurt Angle made him the GM for tonight. This brings Miz out, who says that Stephanie McMahon...

Ember Moon officially pulled from NXT Takeover: Chicago

WWE today officially announced that Ember Moon will not be part of the NXT Women’s fatal 4-way match at NXT Takeover: Chicago due to a shoulder injury. More details will be given at this week’s NXT television show on the WWE Network. Moon suffered a grade one shoulder sprain after Asuka attacked her during the number one contender’s match...

Raw and Smackdown from The O2 Arena in London this week

Monday Night Raw and Smackdown Live will be airing on tape delay tonight and tomorrow as both shows are being held at The O2 Arena in London, England, as part of the current tour of Europe. Due to the time zone difference, both shows will be “live to tape,” similar to what Impact does when they hold a “live” taping on a Thursday. There...

WWE UK title match set for NXT Takeover: Chicago

The WWE United Kingdom championship will be on the line at NXT Takeover: Chicago as current champion Tyler Bate will defend the gold against Pete Dunne. Dunne, who is the PROGRESS Wrestling champion, defeated Trent Seven during Sunday’s WWE UK Championship Live tapings in Norwich to advance to Takeover while Tyler Bate successfully defended the...

Total Divas S6 E15 episode recap: Swimming with Pigs

On this episode of Total Divas there were fights about cats instead of the usual catfights. In fact, this episode contained a whole zoo of animals including; dogs, sharks, pigs, and iguanas. However, the most interesting wild things to observe were the Divas and Superstars themselves. After 3 1/2 years of marriage WWE superstar, The Miz, finally...

WWE UK Championship Live shows will air on WWE Network this month

Triple H announced on Twitter today that the two WWE United Kingdom Championship Live tapings held in Norwich yesterday and today will be airing on the WWE Network later this month. Considering that today’s tapings had the number one contender’s match as well as a title match with each winner meeting at the upcoming NXT Takeover: Chicago...

Emma injured at non-televised WWE live event in Liverpool

WWE Superstar Emma suffered a shoulder injury at today’s non-televised live WWE event in Liverpool, England. Emma was in a tag team match with Mickie James versus Bayley and Sasha Banks and the injury seems to have happened when Emma landed badly after taking two knees from Banks from the turnbuckle. The referee held up the “X” hand sign to...

WWE UK championship to be defended at NXT Takeover: Chicago

The WWE United Kingdom championship will be defended at the upcoming NXT Takeover: Chicago which will be held on May 20. The announcement came yesterday during the first set of the WWE UK Championship Live television tapings in Norwich, England. The contenders will be decided tonight in the second set of tapings, as current champion Tyler Bate...

Japanese female star Kairi Hojo signs WWE deal, heading to NXT

The Wrestling Observer is reporting that Kairi Hojo, the 28-year-old Japanese female star, has signed a three year deal with WWE and will be moving to Orlando to start her journey at the WWE Performance Center. Hojo announced her departure from World Wonder Ring Stardom promotion today, a promotion she has worked for since her debut in 2011. She...

40% off offer at WWE Shop on tons of merchandise

WWE Shop is running a 40% off promotion on several items, including popular t-shirts of several WWE Superstars as well as WrestleMania 33 merchandise. The majority of t-shirts range from $11.99 to $14.99 and jerseys have been marked down to $24.99 and $39.99. T-shirts featured include those from John Cena, Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins, The New Day...

WWE holding tapings for UK Championship Live this weekend

WWE will be taping two shows of United Kingdom Championship Live this weekend, one today, and one tomorrow, for a future airing on the WWE Network. Both shows are being held at Epic Studios in Norwich, England, and will feature the stars of 205 Live and the United Kingdom Championship tournament from this past January. Scheduled to appear are WWE...

Ember Moon out of the NXT Women’s title fatal 4-way match

The NXT Women’s title fatal 4-way match at NXT Takeover: Chicago has been changed to a triple threat now as Ember Moon has been taken out of the match due to an injury. Moon, who challenged Asuka at the last Takeover in Orlando, suffered a shoulder injury when Asuka threw her out of the ring when she interfered in the number one contender’s...

UK-only weekly WWE show still on development schedule

During the conference call held yesterday to discuss the Q1 2017 financial results, WWE’s Chief Marketing and Revenue Officer Michelle Wilson said that the weekly United Kingdom-only show is “absolutely” still part of their development schedule but there’s nothing to announce yet. WWE will be testing the waters this weekend with two live...

Wall Street not impressed by WWE’s Q1 2017 numbers

Wall Street was not impressed by WWE’s first quarter of 2017 financial results and investors drove down the stocks by 4.81%. WWE stocks closed the trading day at $19.79 after they opened at $20.45. Stocks have not closed below $20 since February of this year. For the quarter, the Company reported Net income of $0.9 million compared to $13.9...

WWE revenues by business segment for Q1 2017

Out of the nine main WWE business segments, six of them registered an increase compared to the prior year quarter while three of them registered a decrease, with Home Entertainment (DVD/Blu-Ray sales) taking the biggest hit this quarter. Network revenues, which include revenue generated by WWE Network and pay-per-view, increased 15% to $46.5...