Category - WWE

Orton/Ambrose tag match moved to HIAC Kickoff show

Randy Orton

The tag team match between Randy Orton and Dean Ambrose vs Braun Strowman and Luke Harper at Hell In A Cell has been moved to the Kickoff show. Yep, that’s right, both Orton and Ambrose, two WWE Superstars who have been main eventing shows for quite a long time, have now found themselves off the actual pay-per-view and doing the “curtain...

WWE puts out casting call for NXT kids show

NXT

WWE has a casting call on backstage.com for a pilot involving NXT and kids. The description of the show simply reads, “WWE NXT is casting a pilot for a new wrestling show aimed at kids.“ Rehearsal and production will be taking place monthly on Thursday nights at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida, when WWE tapes NXT. WWE is seeking...

Nearly all WrestleMania 32 travel packages sold out

WrestleMania 32

WWE made hundreds of thousands of dollars in a matter of minutes as most of the WrestleMania 32 travel packages sold out in under 45 minutes. From the cheapest one to the most expensive package, fans around the world hammered the WWE servers with some fans even complaining on forums about declined credit card transactions after they hit the submit...

Rusev and Lana’s real-life engagement plays on WWE television

Rusev

The real-life engagement of Rusev and Lana which TMZ reported yesterday is now being played on television, with WWE reporting it during Raw and Summer Rae “dumping” Rusev on the show. Rusev wrestled Ryback and lost clean to the number one contender for the Intercontinental title but afterward Summer Rae ripped on Rusev and showed the TMZ story...

Pre-sale code for Smackdown tapings at Prudential Center on 12/15

Smackdown

The Prudential Center is running a pre-sale for the Smackdown tapings on December 15 starting tomorrow at 10AM and ending Thursday, October 15 at 11:59PM. Fans who wish to attend the show and purchase tickets beforehand can use the code WWEPC on Ticketmaster.com to unlock the seats. Prices range from $24.75 to $104.75. Tickets go on sale to the...

WrestleMania 32 travel packages on sale now

WrestleMania 32

The WrestleMania 32 travel packages officially went on sale today with six different packages – Texas Star, VIP, Platinum, Gold, Silver, and Bronze – all available for purchase. All packages included a WrestleMania 32 ticket, Axxess tickets, NXT tickets, hotel accommodation, and round-trip coach transport to the AT&T Stadium. The...

Seth Rollins on ESPN’s SportsCenter tonight at 9PM EST

Seth Rollins

WWE World Heavyweight champion Seth Rollins will be appearing on ESPN SportsCenter today at 9PM EST with former WWE broadcaster Jonathan Coachman anchoring the segment. SportsCenter at that hour will air on ESPNews. Yesterday Coachman hinted at an announcement over the next 48 hours that concerns WWE and ESPN and this interview falls under that...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 10/12/2015

Raw

Monday Night Raw TV Report for October 12th, 2015 – “’World’s Greatest Demon Of Operations’” Introduction Segment: Office Promo Raw opens with Director of Operations Kane taking a phone-call from Stephanie McMahon and Triple H, who are on a plane and bickering at their staff. They say they will not be on time, so Kane is in charge...

Bayley filmed at indy show for upcoming Breaking Ground series

Bayley

NXT Women’s champion Bayley attended an indy event in Florida and WWE cameras followed her for footage to be used in the upcoming Breaking Ground WWE Network series. Bayley went to the American Combat Wrestling show held at New Port Richey, Florida, and sat among fans to watch her boyfriend, wrestler Aaron Solow perform. Before the show started...

Jonathan Coachman hints at another WWE announcement

Jonathan Coachman

Jonathan Coachman, the former WWE broadcaster who now anchors ESPN’s SportsCenter has hinted that there will be an announcement over the next 48 hours regarding his work with WWE. “You have been asking for years and we are about to take another step. So excited. 48 hours. #wwe #joinus #letshavefun,” The Coach wrote on his Twitter account...

Rusev and Lana get engaged

Rusev

TMZ.COM is reporting that Rusev has proposed to his real-life girlfriend Lana and she said yes, posting a photo of the two together with Lana showing off her new ring. The website claims that Rusev proposed in the swimming pool at their huge Nashville home and filmed the whole thing. Lana is currently out of action due to a wrist injury which...

Is WWE turning back for Alberto Del Rio?

Alberto Del Rio

PWInsider.com is reporting that Alberto Del Rio’s name is being brought up for a possible return to the company a year after he was fired. Del Rio was let go from WWE on August 7, 2014, for unprofessional conduct following a backstage argument with a WWE social media manager. The employee – who has since left the company – made an...

Athena debuts in NXT as Adrienne Reese

Adrienne Reese

Former SHIMMER wrestler Athena, who recently signed a deal with WWE, made her debut as Adrienne Reese yesterday during a non-televised NXT live event in Winter Haven, Florida. Reese teamed up with Gionna Daddio to take on Peyton Royce and Alexa Bliss in a tag team match however her debut did not end in a good way as her team lost the match. During...

No new wrestling contracts for Mark Henry after this one runs out

Mark Henry

In an interview with Philly.com, former World Heavyweight champion Mark Henry said that he will not be signing a new wrestling deal when his contract is up but hopes to keep working for WWE in another capacity. Henry’s deal expires next year and told Philly.com that he doesn’t know how he let Vince McMahon convince him into signing a new...

Smackdown TV report for 10/08/2015

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for October 8th, 2015 – “Fighting On…” Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming The regular Smackdown! video and pyro starts off, as Rich Brennan greet us from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania! He announces tonight’s main event of Randy Orton and Roman Reigns taking on The Wyatt Family – Bray Wyatt...

Total Divas cast in Paris and Rosa Mendes gets engaged

rosamendes

The whole cast of Total Divas including the newest WWE Diva, Mandy, traveled to Paris, France, for the surprise engagement of Rosa Mendes. “Flew all the way to Paris to surprise @wwerosamendes and asked her to marry me!! She said yes,” wrote her husband-to-be Bobby Schubenski. The two are expecting a baby together and this will be a...

WWE Superstars in Jeddah for three day tour

WWE logo

The WWE crew is currently in Saudi Arabia for a three-day tour in Jeddah that kicked off yesterday. All three shows are being held at the King Abdullah Sports City Sports Hall with another show set for tonight and one for tomorrow. This is the first time that WWE is in Jeddah and the company is set to make some decent amount of cash as ringside...

James Storm makes his NXT debut

James Storm

Former TNA champion James Storm officially jumped ship and made his NXT debut during last night’s NXT television tapings at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. Storm wrestled Martin Stone in a squash match with the match set to air on the October 21 edition of NXT on the WWE Network. “Oh yea this happened. #SorryAboutYourDamnLuck,”...