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Preview and return date for Total Divas season 5

Total Divas

E! issued a press release announcing that Total Divas season five will return on Tuesday, January 19 at 9PM EST, keeping the same timeslot that the show had in season four following its move from Sunday nights. The new season will feature Nikki and Brie Bella, Eva Marie, Paige, Natalya, Rosa Mendes, Alicia Fox, and newcomer Mandy, the runner-up...

Sami Zayn closes out NXT Takeover: London

Sami Zayn

After the NXT Takeover: London main event was over and the broadcast was done from the WWE Network, there was one more match that the London crowd got to experience…and the return of Sami Zayn. Zayn wrestled Tye Dillinger and after the match was over, Zayn spent around 5 minutes talking to the 10,000 fans who packed the SSE Arena in Wembley...

NXT Takeover: London live report

NXT London

Here’s the report for NXT Takeover: London WWE Network special event, which took place from the SSE Arena Wembley in London, England. Triple H opened up the show similar to NXT Takeover: Brooklyn however with dimmed lights rather than pitch black. He said that last Sunday he got his ass kicked, it wasn’t the first time, and it won’t be...

Roman Reigns appears on ESPN’s SportsCenter WWE segment

Roman Reigns

The new WWE World Heavyweight champion Roman Reigns appeared on ESPN’s SportsCenter last night with Jonathan Coachman, as ESPN resumed its WWE segment after a two week hiatus. Reigns said that he had a crazy year that started at the Royal Rumble in Philly where things didn’t go according to plan but had to deal with the fans’ reaction. He...

NXT Takeover: London live this afternoon on the WWE Network

NXT London

Live this afternoon from the SSE Arena in Wembley, WWE presents NXT Takeover: London on the WWE Network. The broadcast starts at 3PM EST and 8PM GMT. The full card is as follows: Finn Balor vs Samoa Joe in a last man standing match for the NXT title; Bayley vs Nia Jax for the NXT Women’s title; Dash Wilder and Scott Dawson vs Enzo Amore and Big...

Raw rating for 12/14/2015

Raw

Monday Night Raw rebounded big time in the ratings this week coming off the pay-per-view and the hyped appearance of WWE Chairman Vince McMahon. The show did a total of 3,884,666 average viewers, up significantly from last week’s 3,054,000. An additional 800,000 viewers tuned in to see the fallout from TLC. Hour one did 4,043,000 viewers...

2015 Slammy Award categories and nominees announced

Slammy Awards

With one week to go for the 2015 Slammy Awards, WWE has opened up the voting and announced nominees for several categories. Categories which were announced include Match of the Year, WWE Diva of the Year, Breakout Star of the Year, LOL Moment of the Year, Extreme Moment of the Year, “This is Awesome” Moment of the Year, The OMG Shocking Moment...

Wade Barrett out with neck injury

Wade Barrett

Ryan Satin of Pro Wrestling Sheet and formerly of TMZ Sports is reporting that Wade Barrett is out due to a nerve injury in his neck however the injury isn’t deemed to be that serious and will be back soon. Barrett was absent from the TLC pay-per-view and from Monday Night Raw but his absence was not explained on television. Satin says that...

Reigns thanks Philly crowd after Raw goes off the air

Roman Reigns

After Monday Night Raw went off the air, the new champion continued celebrating along with his cousins The Usos and one of his best friends, Dean Ambrose, and then addressed the usually unforgiving Philly crowd. “It wasn’t that long ago, at Royal Rumble, we all know what happened, it was rough,” Reigns told the crowd, reminding them about...

Roman Reigns wins WWE World Heavyweight title on Raw

Roman Reigns

After several close calls, Roman Reigns is finally the WWE World Heavyweight champion, a title he won last night on Monday Night Raw after defeating Sheamus and even dropping Vince McMahon with the Superman punch. The 30 year old won the Royal Rumble earlier this year and went on to main event WrestleMania 31, a match which he was expected to win...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 12/14/2015

Raw

Monday Night Raw TV Report for December 14th, 2015 – “Actions Breed Consequences” Introduction Segment: Video, Welcoming, and Arena Promo Footage of the suspenseful (and I truly mean that, as there were times I thought it could actually go either way) TLC WWE World Heavyweight Championship match is shown, as well as the post-match...

NXT visiting 5 different cities in January during tour

NXT

NXT is once again packing the bags and going on the road as Triple H today announced that NXT will be visiting five different cities next month. The tour kicks off on January 14 for three days visiting Green Bay, Milwaukee, and Chicago, and then picks up again on January 29 and 30 with NXT going to Detroit and Pittsburgh. This is the first time...

WWE introduces new logo for the 2016 Royal Rumble

Royal Rumble

The last time the Royal Rumble had a change in its logo was back in 2005 and now after 11 yeas WWE has decided to give the Rumble logo a face lift and go with a completely different design. The previous logo used more of a block type of font whereas the new logo is more, well, royal-looking. This is the sixth Royal Rumble logo change. The first...

NXT stars enjoying rowdy crowds at UK tour

NXT

The NXT Superstars and Divas are enjoying their time in the United Kingdom with fans coming up with several creative chants that take over the whole arena. The most popular of the group seems to be the tag team of Jason Jordan and Chad Gable with fans chanting their names to the tune of the popular Yaya/Kolo Toure chant from football (or soccer...

WWE and NBCUniversal tout Coca-Cola collaboration

WWE HQ

WWE and NBCUniversal today announced that Coca-Cola will be the presenting partner of this year’s Tribute to the Troops event, a new collaboration which will include brand integration throughout the broadcast on USA Network. Coca-Cola commercial spots will air during the broadcast and on WWE Network, and WWE will develop behind-the-scenes...

Mauro Ranallo joins Smackdown broadcast team

Smackdown

When Smackdown debuts on the USA Network on January 7, a new voice will be leading the announcing booth, popular MMA and boxing announcer Mauro Ranallo. The news was reported yesterday by Yahoo! Sports’ Kevin Iole. Ranallo has been doing commentary for Showtime Championship Boxing, Glory Kickboxing and Invicta Fighting Championships as well...

TLC: Tables, Ladders & Chairs 2015 PPV results

TLC

Here are the results from last night’s TLC: Tables, Ladders & Chairs pay-per-view which took place at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. Sasha Banks defeated Becky Lynch in the Kickoff match; The New Day defeated The Usos and The Lucha Dragons to retain the Tag Team titles in a triple threat tag team ladder match; Rusev defeated...