Category - WWE

Sasha Banks becomes a 3-time WWE Raw Women’s champion

Sasha Banks regained the WWE Raw Women’s title last night on Raw as the women once again main evented WWE’s flagship show. The title match ended up being two matches as first the match ended in a double countout but Raw General Manager Mick Foley said that this feud will not end on a ten-count and ordered a no disqualification, no countout...

Brock Lesnar to participate in the 2017 Royal Rumble match

The second entrant in the Royal Rumble was announced last night on Monday Night Raw and joining Goldberg will be his Survivor Series opponent, Brock Lesnar. Lesnar’s entry was revealed by Paul Heyman who did an interview with Michael Cole on the broadcast, saying that if Goldberg will be in the Rumble, then his client will be in it too. Brock...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 11/28/2016

Written by Charlie Wilkerson The opening of the show from Charlotte was a recap of last week where Kevin Owens wrestled Seth Rollins, with highlights such as the balcony dive, the power bomb on the side of the ring, and the Jericho attack from the audience. HIGHLIGHT REEL The Highlight Reel started out the show with Kevin Owens and Chris Jericho...

205 Live debuts tonight on the WWE Network

The newest in-ring show exclusively on the WWE Network debuts tonight at 10PM EST immediately following Smackdown. Titled 205 Live, this one-hour weekly broadcast with commentary from Smackdown’s Mauro Ranallo and Raw’s Corey Graves, will spotlight the WWE’s cruiserweight division. The show was created following the success of the...

Total Divas season 6 episode 2 rating

Episode two of season six of Total Divas drew 461,000 viewers last week on Thanksgiving eve, the lowest rated episode in the series’ history. It saw a drop of 263,000 viewers from the season premiere episode. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

NXT Takeover announced for San Antonio during Rumble weekend

Triple H announced on his Twitter that the next NXT Takeover will be in San Antonio, Texas on the eve of the Royal Rumble. The Takeover shows will be joining the big four pay-per-view schedule and they will all take place in the same arena as the PPV (non-stadium shows), Raw and Smackdown during that weekend. There’s usually a Takeover show in...

Two title matches on Raw tonight from Charlotte, North Carolina

There will be two title matches on Raw tonight as both the Women’s and Tag Team titles will be on the line as Raw rolls into Charlotte, North Carolina. Charlotte Flair returns home to defend her title against Sasha Banks. Charlotte defeated Sasha in Sasha’s hometown of Boston and now vowed to defeat her as well in her own hometown. Meanwhile...

John Cena cast in new movie titled The Pact

WWE Superstar John Cena will be spending more time away from WWE as he has been cast in a movie called The Pact along with Leslie Mann and Ike Barinholtz according to Variety. It’s not known when this movie will start filming or how long Cena will be away due to his commitments to the movie. He’s currently out filming the television series...

WWE and SNICKERS renew WrestleMania deal

WWE and SNICKERS will once again team up for WrestleMania, with the popular brand serving as the exclusive presenting partner of WrestleMania 33. SNICKERS’ presenting partnership of WrestleMania 33 is highlighted by custom TV creative produced by WWE for SNICKERS, which will feature WWE Superstars and the brand’s popular ‘You’re Not You...

Post-WM 33 Raw and Smackdown combo tickets pre-sale today

The pre-sale for the post-WrestleMania Raw and Smackdown package starts this morning at 10AM EST on Ticketmaster.com. Purchasing a ticket will provide each customer with a ticket to both Raw on Monday, April 3 as well as Smackdown on Tuesday, April 4. Separate tickets for both shows will go on sale on Friday, December 2 at 10AM EST and there is no...

Spirit Squad member Kenny loses day job due to WWE appearances

ProWrestlingSheet.com is reporting that Spirit Squad member Kenny Dykstra was fired from his day job after missing several days to work for WWE. PWS says that Dykstra was a director at a non-profit charity and was pulling double duty working for WWE again, however working for WWE meant getting away from his job, ultimately causing his pink...

Jericho reveals he’s on a 3-month rolling contract with WWE

Speaking to ESPN.COM, Chris Jericho revealed that he is on a rolling three-month contract with WWE at the moment and he is on his fourth short-term deal this year so far since his return in January. Jericho said that the original idea was that upon his January return, he would stay on until WrestleMania and then head out again to do some work with...

WWE marketing leaves Cesaro out of poster promoting Swiss event

WWE is going to Switzerland next year as part of the European tour in May but the only Swiss WWE Superstar on the roster is not even featured on the poster! The company will be touring Zurich on May 11 and the localized poster features Kevin Owens, Seth Rollins, Luke Gallows, Karl Anderson, The New Day, Charlotte, Sheamus, Sasha Banks, and Roman...

Tickets for Raw and Smackdown TV tapings in UK on sale now

Tickets for the Raw and Smackdown television tapings in London, England at The O2 Arena went on sale this morning on Ticketmaster.co.uk. The tapings, set for May 8 (Raw) and May 9 (Smackdown), will be part of the first European tour of 2017 which has been moved by a month since it usually take place in April right after WrestleMania. Ticket prices...

Total Divas S6 E2 episode recap: Orlando Strong

The second episode of this season of Total Divas displayed the impeccable moral character of all of the WWE Divas. This episode proved that being a WWE Diva isn’t only about performing well as a wrestler inside the ring, but a great role model for young girls when a Superstar is outside the ring. The first person to display an outstanding...

No Tyson Kidd or Alberto Del Rio on Total Divas this season

With Natalya and Paige on Total Divas, fans expected that both Tyson Kidd and Alberto Del Rio, the significant others of both cast members, would be featured in season six however this will not be the case. Del Rio, who left the company in late September following a Wellness Program violation, told KENS5 Eyewitness News in San Antonio that he will...

Black Friday comes a day early at WWE Shop

Black Friday came a day early for WWE Shop with up to 75% off from hundreds of products plus an additional 25% off the entire order. Action figures, hats, belt buckles, blankets, DVDs, flags, t-shirts, and every other merchandise you can imagine are part of the deal. There’s also free U.S. Standard Shipping on orders over $15 (post-discount)...

Goldberg says Survivor Series win was a “dream come true”

Goldberg told ESPN.COM that at the Survivor Series, the best way to take Lesnar down was to go the shock and awe route, something that nobody would expect against “a monster like that.” He noted that he doesn’t believe any of the smart marks all over the world thought the match was going to end like that. The former WCW champion was...

Steve Corino to join the WWE Performance Center coaching team

Jason Powell of ProWrestling.Net is reporting that Steve Corino will be leaving Ring of Honor next month to prepare to become a full-time coach at the WWE Performance Center starting in January 2017. Corino recently was at the Performance Center as a guest trainer, spending a week there and called the state-of-the-art facility as “wrestling...

Smackdown rating for 11/22/2016

The post-Survivor Series Smackdown did 2,505,000 viewers, down 220,000 viewers from last week’s 900th special episode which featured appearances from The Undertaker and Edge. Taking last week’s episode out, it was the most watched show since September 13. It ranked #1 in the top cable chart in the 18-49 demographic. (Ratings credit:...