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WWE Network available in Thailand and Philippines starting today

WWE Network

WWE today announced that starting today the WWE Network is available for fans in Thailand and Philippines and the first month of service will be free. WWE Network in Thailand and Philippines will cost $9.99 per month, with no commitment and the ability to cancel any time. Subscribers will have access to the U.S. English language version of WWE...

William Regal returning to EVOLVE this month for two shows

William Regal

Gabe Sapolsky of EVOLVE announced that NXT General Manager William Regal will be returning to the promotion for the live events on March 19 and 20 from Queens and Brooklyn, New York, respectively. Regal will be available for pictures and autographs at both events although prices for the meet and greet have not been announced. While the two shows...

March WWE Network event given new name and main event

Dean Ambrose

The March to WrestleMania WWE Network event which will take place on March 12 from Toronto, Canada, has been renamed to Roadblock, and will now feature the main event of Triple H versus Dean Ambrose for the WWE World Heavyweight title. The show – from the Ricoh Coliseum – will kick off at 8PM EST and will also feature Brock Lesnar...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 02/29/2016

Raw

It the rare leap year, with today being February 29th, so does that mean we’ll get an excellent Raw overall? Last week’s shows were pretty-good, but still had some flaws. The biggest surprise of course was the return of Shane McMahon and the announcement that he will wrestle The Undertaker at WrestleMania for control of WWE! “The Deadman”...

Rusev issues a challenge for tonight’s Monday Night Raw

Rusev

The announcement from Rusev for tonight’s Monday Night Raw came in the form of a video posted on Twitter where he issued a bodyslam challenge. Yes, a bodyslam challenge. In the video, Rusev rolls in the arena in a brand new Maserati GranTurismo and decked in a suit and tie, he said that if anyone is successful in body slamming him tonight on...

The Fabulous Freebirds join the 2016 WWE Hall of Fame

Fabulous Freebirds

The Fabulous Freebirds – the legendary wrestling group featuring Michael “P.S.” Hayes, Terry “Bam Bam” Gordy, Buddy “Jack” Roberts, and Jimmy “Jam” Garvin – will finally find their place in the Hall of Fame class of 2016. The group originally consisted of Hayes, Gordy, and Roberts when the trio teamed up in 1979 and had...

Raw from Nashville tonight to feature the Undertaker

Undertaker

Monday Night Raw is live from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee, and will feature the first appearance from The Undertaker since the Survivor Series last year. Taker will presumably answer the challenge from last week’s major announcement where Vince McMahon put him in a Hell In A Cell match against his son Shane at WrestleMania 32...

Another clear sign that the Bullet Club is almost here

Bullet Club

In another clear sign that the Bullet Club is arriving in WWE, Finn Balor posted a photo sporting his new t-shirt which reads “Bulletproof Balor Club Worldwide.” This is the same Balor Club t-shirt that was previously released however has the addition of Bulletproof at the very top. In his photo on Twitter, Balor tagged Gallows and Anderson as...

BOGO free offer on WWE Shop today on hundreds of shirts

WWEShop

For February 29 only, WWE Shop is running a buy one get one free special on t-shirts. Not all shirts are part of the mix and match offer however several recently released t-shirts including those of Brock Lesnar, Finn Balor, Becky Lynch, John Cena, Dean Ambrose, Roman Reigns, Paige, Seth Rollins, AJ Styles, Triple H, and many others are on...

Shane McMahon being trained by Muay Thai expert Phil Nurse

Shane McMahon

In preparing for perhaps his biggest wrestling match of his life, Shane McMahon enlisted the help of Phil Nurse, a legend in the Muay Thai world. Nurse, who is 52, is a  a European Light Welterweight Champion, Double British Champion, and British All Styles Super Light Welterweight Champion in Muay Thai and holds a record of 36-3 in the...

Paige, Brie, and Natalya at Oscars pre-show

Brie Bella

WWE Divas Paige, Brie Bella, and Natalya appeared on E! Countdown to the Red Carpet: The 2016 Academy Awards show earlier today. The three sexy Total Divas stars were decked in long black dresses for the occasion and joined E!’s broadcast to promote their Total Divas show which hasn’t been fairing so well in the ratings lately. Paige, Brie...

Nikki Bella says she’s healing “like Superwoman”

Nikki Bella

In a post on Twitter, Nikki Bella said that she is healing “like Superwoman” after the latest check-up with Dr. Uribe at Tampa General Hospital. Nikki underwent surgery on January 27 to repair a broken neck and a herniated disk, the results of continuing use of her finishing move the Rack Attack. It will take around six months before doctors...

Shane McMahon strictly an on-screen character…for now

Shane McMahon

Shane McMahon’s return to the WWE sparked several rumors about him returning full time to the company in an executive role however at this point, Shane is not spilling out any additional information. McMahon said that his only concentration for now is WrestleMania and his Hell in a Cell match against the Undertaker while a WWE spokesman told the...

Daniel Bryan added to WrestleMania Axxess Sunday session

Daniel Bryan

Daniel Bryan might be retired but he is sticking around…at least until his contract with WWE runs out. The former WWE World Heavyweight champion has been added to the WrestleMania Axxess fan-interaction event and will be meeting Premium VIP ticket holders on Sunday, April 3, at 10AM. Premium VIP tickets for Bryan’s session went on sale today...

Shane McMahon talks about his return to WWE

Shane McMahon

Shane McMahon appeared via telephone on The Michael Kay Show on the YES Network yesterday to talk about his return. The host said that he’s been to several sporting events where the crowd was loud however the reaction McMahon got when his music kicked in and he showed up was something extraordinary. McMahon said he’s still humbled by the...

Smackdown TV report for 02/26/2016

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for February 25th, 2016 – “For The Greater ‘Good?’” Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming Recap of Fastlane’s main-event to determine who faces WWE World Heavyweight Champion Triple H at WrestleMania is shown; the winner was Roman Reigns. We go live to Indianapolis, Indiana, where WWE World...

Finn Balor and Bayley…dance to Dirty Dancing song

Finn Balor

“Finn 3:16 says…may I have this dance?” And that’s how the saga continued between NXT champ Finn Balor and NXT Women’s champ Bayley at a non-televised NXT live event in Orlando. Bayley dropped her title and turned around to see what the fans wanted and was met with “Yes!” chants. Balor dropped his title too, the lights were dimmed...

Smackdown rating for 02/25/2016

Smackdown

This week’s Smackdown drew 2,395,000 viewers, down 63,000 viewers from last week’s 2,458,000 number. CNN took the night with the GOP debate, drawing 13 million viewers. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Triple H wrestling on the March to WrestleMania Network special

WWE Network

A WWE.COM article regarding the upcoming WWE Network special March to WrestleMania revealed that Triple H will be wrestling and defending his WWE World Heavyweight title on the show however the article has since been deleted from the website. The preview stated, “Just three weeks shy of WrestleMania, WWE World Heavyweight Champion Triple H will...