Category - WWE

Brock Lesnar exempt from WWE Wellness Program drug testing

TMZ.COM is reporting that Brock Lesnar will not get any kind of punishment from WWE for failing two drug tests by USADA simply because he’s not subject to the Wellness Program testing. A WWE spokesman told TMZ that only full-time WWE Superstars are subject to the policy. “WWE’s talent wellness program does not apply to part-time...

Familiar faces returning on Smackdown

A couple of familiar faces are returning to Smackdown and in fact, one of them already did last night on the show. Former ECW champion Rhyno gored the free agent Heath Slater for his first main roster appearance since December 2015. The 40-year-old was one of the main guys in ECW until it folded in 2001 and then moved to the WWE where he stayed...

Raw rating for 07/25/2016

Monday Night Raw did a total of 3,338,000 viewers this week, up 205,000 viewers from last week’s show. This was the best number since the June 20 episode. Hour one did 3,412,000 viewers, followed by 3,350,000 viewers in the second hour, and then 3,254,000 viewers in the third and final hour. Last week the first live Smackdown beat Raw in the...

Brock Lesnar returning on WWE TV next week on Raw

Former WWE and UFC Heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar will be returning on WWE television next week on Raw, his first WWE televised appearance since WrestleMania 32. After the UFC announced Lesnar tested positive in an out-of-competition USADA drug test, WWE issued a statement somewhat covering themselves saying that Brock did not wrestle for WWE...

New theme song, set, and graphics for first Raw post-WWE Draft

There was a new theme song, somewhat of a different set, new graphics, and a new location for the three announcers, who are no longer sitting at ringside. The new theme song is by the band Shinedown and WWE is using the song Enemies from the band’s fourth studio album titled Amaryllis. Enemies replaces The Night by Kromestatik which has been...

Scooby-Doo! and WWE: Curse of the Speed Demon trailer released

The trailer for the Scooby-Doo! and WWE: Curse of the Speed Demon animated movie has been released by Warner Bros. Home Entertainment and WWE Studios. The movie features the likes of Vince McMahon, The Undertaker, Triple H, Paige, Sheamus, Stephanie McMahon, Lana, Rusev, The Miz, Kofi Kingston, and Goldust all doing their own voice overs. The...

Dean Ambrose coming to the Stone Cold Podcast next month

The Lunatic Fringe will meet the Rattlesnake on August 8 as WWE announced that the current WWE champion Dean Ambrose will be the next special guest on the Stone Cold Podcast on the WWE Network. The interview will happen live immediately following Monday Night Raw which means Ambrose has to go “behind enemy lines” on that particular day...

Sasha Banks wins WWE Women’s title on Raw

The NXT alumni are seemingly taking over Monday Night Raw as before Finn Balor’s win for a chance to be crowned the new WWE Universal champion, there was another former NXT star who won the WWE Women’s title. The Boss Sasha Banks has finally climbed to the mountain top and defeated Charlotte after the champ tapped out to the Banks...

Raw gets a new title belt: The WWE Universal Championship

Raw has always positioned itself as superior to Smackdown since it is the flagship show of the company and with the WWE title now on the Smackdown brand with Dean Ambrose, it was time to create another main title for Raw. And what’s bigger than a world title? A Universal title, of course! Raw Commissioner Stephanie McMahon and General...

BOGO free offer on all WWE t-shirts at WWE Shop

WWE Shop is running yet another buy 1 get 1 free t-shirt promotion, this time it’s on all t-shirts available. The deal includes all newly released t-shirts like The Club’s ‘No One is Safe’, Finn Balor’s ‘Demon Arrival,’ and many many more. This offer is only available for a limited time and it ends tonight at 11:59pm PST. You can...

SummerSlam concert announced for 8/18 at the Barclays Center

WWE, Barclays Center and iHeartMedia today announced that the first-ever WWE SummerSlam Concert will take place Thursday, August 18 at 7PM EST at Barclays Center, with proceeds benefiting Connor’s Cure. Tickets for the concert, headlined by hip hop recording artist Flo Rida and international pop superstar Jason Derulo, will go on sale this...

It’s Bayley! NXT star debuts at Battleground

27-year-old Bayley finally made her main roster debut last night at the Battleground pay-per-view as Sasha Banks’ mystery partner. Bayley was the last one to be introduced and received a massive pop from the Washington crowd as Banks stood in the ring with a big smile on her face as one of her best friends made her way out. Bayley has been...

Battleground 2016 pay-per-view results

Here are the results from last night’s Battleground pay-per-view which took place from the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C. Breezango defeated The Usos in the Kickoff match; Sasha Banks and mystery partner Bayley defeated Charlotte and Dana Brooke; The Wyatt Family defeated The New Day; Rusev defeated Zack Ryder to retain the United States...

WWE App updated with results notification feature

While the WWE App for iOS and Android is often given good reviews, one feature that most fans did not appreciate was notifications of winners of each match during pay-per-views. These notifications popped up on your mobile device and there was no way to get rid of them, until now. The latest update of the WWE App features a new “show results”...

Betting odds for Battleground 2016

Dean Ambrose is the bookies’ favorite for tonight’s Battleground main event and is at 1/4 to retain the title while his two opponents, Rollins and Reigns, are both at 5/1 to win the big one and take the title to the Raw brand. The Miz is also favorite to retain the Intercontinental title at 1/3 while Darren Young is at 9/4 to win his first...

Randy Orton returns to WWE TV tonight after 9 months out

WWE Superstar Randy Orton will make his first WWE televised appearance since the end of September 2015 tonight at the Battleground pay-per-view as a special guest on The Highlight Reel hosted by Chris Jericho. The Viper had to undergo shoulder surgery which kept him out of action for 9 long months. The only time Orton appeared on a WWE broadcast...

Battleground 2016 live on WWE Network and pay-per-view tonight

Live from the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C., WWE presents Battleground on the WWE Network and pay-per-view tonight. Here’s the full card: Dean Ambrose vs Roman Reigns vs Seth Rollins in a triple threat for the WWE title; The Miz vs Darren Young for the WWE Intercontinental title; Rusev vs Zack Ryder for the WWE United States title; Sami...

The New Day become the longest reigning WWE Tag Team champions

The New Day made history this week, going over 334 days as WWE Tag Team champions, beating the record of 333 days held by Brian Kendrick and Paul London back in 2006/7. The three-member New Day won the titles from the Prime Time Players at SummerSlam last year, beating the champs, The Lucha Dragons, and Los Matadores in a fatal four-way match. Big...

Becky Lynch not happy with how the women’s division is going

At the WWE San Diego Comic Con panel, Becky Lynch voiced her displeasure at how the whole Women’s division is going and sort of made fun of how WWE pushed the “Divas Revolution” but still failed in a lot of aspects of it. Lynch said that all the women need is an equal opportunity like the men get and said that all the females in the WWE can...