Category - WWE

The Royal Rumble returning to San Antonio again

Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer is reporting that the 2017 WWE Royal Rumble will be held in San Antonio, Texas and an announcement will be made next week. 20 years ago WWE held the Royal Rumble in San Antonio as well inside the Alamodome, an event headlined by Shawn Michaels vs Sycho Sid in front of 60,477 fans. The Rumble match was won by...

Paige to undergo neck surgery

Former WWE Divas champion Paige wrote on Twitter that she will be undergoing surgery to repair her neck. Paige will be under the care of Dr. Juan Uribe, the same doctor who operated on Nikki Bella at the beginning of this year. “One of the best doctors I’ve seen,” Paige wrote about Dr. Uribe. “Gave me two great surgery options. Makes you...

6 participants in the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic revealed

The first six teams which will be taking part in the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic tournament were revealed on WWE.COM. In total 16 teams will be participating in the second annual of this tournament and matches will take place during NXT television and non-televised live events. The six tag teams announced so far are Hideo Itami and Kota Ibushi...

Smackdown rating for 09/27/2016

Smackdown did 2,340,000 viewers this week, up 48,000 viewers from last week’s show. Despite Raw getting an all-time record low, Smackdown still was not able to beat Raw’s 2,478,000 number. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Dolph Ziggler puts career on the line at No Mercy

Dolph Ziggler will get one last chance at the Intercontinental title at No Mercy and if he is unsuccessful, he will be gone from the WWE. Ziggler laid down the challenge last night on Smackdown during a passionate segment which involved a Miz homecoming crashed by the former World champion. Ziggler came out after Miz insulted Ziggler’s parents...

Former MMA fighter Shayna Baszler getting WWE tryout

The Squared Circle Sirens website is reporting that Shayna Baszler, the former MMA fighter and big friend of Ronda Rousey, is getting a WWE tryout at the WWE Performance Center. Baszler is a huge wrestling fan and is often seen ringside when WWE is in the Los Angeles area along with fellow 4 Horsewomen members. Baszler, who goes by the nickname...

Raw rating for 09/26/2016

Facing the first Presidential debate between WWE Hall of Famer Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, Raw drew a total of 2,478,000 viewers, an all-time record low for the show. Hour one, which did not face the debate, drew 2,850,000 viewers, followed by a drop to 2,381,000 in the second hour, and then even lower to 2,203,000 in the third hour. Raw...

Ashton Kutcher and Danny Masterson to guest star on Raw next week

The Raw guest star gimmick is back next Monday as the show takes place from Los Angeles, California with Ashton Kutcher and Danny Masterson appearing. The two have been running an angle with Jericho and Owens after Jericho said that him and the WWE Universal champion are more friends than Kutcher and Masterson. In a video which also aired on Raw...

D-Von Dudley starts new job with WWE

The Dudley Boyz may be done in the WWE but at least one half of the team, D-Von, found a new job within the company. The former multiple-time tag team title holder is now an agent/producer backstage, dropping the tables in favor of papers! D-Von had his first official day on the job yesterday at Clash of Champions. “GOOD LUCK to my brother...

Cesaro after botched suicide dive: “I’ll be OK”

Cesaro’s suicide dive on Sheamus last night at Clash of Champions almost had a disastrous ending as Cesaro nearly broke his neck when landing. Cesaro dipped his head as soon as he went flying through the ropes, giving Sheamus no time to adjust to try and break his fall. Cesaro landed awkwardly on his neck and Sheamus immediately grabbed him upon...

WWE announces new television deal in Germany

WWE and 7Sports, the parent company of ProSiebenSat1, today announced a new multi-year agreement to televise Raw and SmackDown in German on ProSieben MAXX, beginning in April 2017. This marks the first time both shows have aired on the same free-to-air channel in Germany. “We are proud that we were able to secure this deal for ProSieben...

Clash of Champions 2016 pay-per-view results

Here are the results from last night’s Clash of Champions pay-per-view which took place from the Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana. Nia Jax defeated Alicia Fox in the Kickoff match; The New Day defeated Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson to retain the Raw Tag Team titles; TJ Perkins defeated Brian Kendrick to retain the WWE...

Clash of Champions 2016 live on PPV and WWE Network tonight

Live tonight from the Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana, WWE presents Clash of Champions on pay-per-view and WWE Network. The full card is as follows: Kevin Owens vs Seth Rollins for the WWE Universal title; Rusev vs Roman Reigns for the WWE United States title; Charlotte vs Bayley vs Sasha Banks in a triple threat for the Raw...

Brock Lesnar goes 2-0 on Orton at live WWE event in Chicago

Brock Lesnar got the second win over Randy Orton in as many months yesterday during a non-televised live event in Chicago. The match was a no disqualification one and Orton attacked Lesnar during his entrance when he ran through the crowd and hit Lesnar with a chair. Lesnar went for an F5 quickly but Orton countered into an RKO on the chair...

Brock Lesnar takes on Randy Orton tonight in Chicago

WWE fans attending the non-televised live event in Chicago, Illinois tonight will see a SummerSlam rematch between Randy Orton and former WWE and UFC champion Brock Lesnar. Lesnar very rarely does appearances at house shows however he’s been brought in for larger markets such as New York and Los Angeles before. The match will probably headline...

Bella Twins’ Muscle & Fitness magazine cover revealed

For the first time in 76 years, there are twin women gracing the cover of Muscle & Fitness magazine and that honor goes to Nikki and Brie, the Bella Twins. They’re also the first female athletes on the cover in 20 years. The duo are on the October 2016 edition to promote the start of Total Bellas and Total Divas, hitting E! next month. The...

Up to 60% savings with WWE Shop Fall savings promotion

WWE is running a Fall savings special on WWE Shop with discounts of up to 60%. Merchandise which is discounted include jackets, t-shirts, sweatshirts, masks, flags, DVDs, caps, lunch boxes, mugs, and many more featuring the likes of AJ Styles, John Cena, Nikki Bella, The New Day, Steve Austin, Dolph Ziggler, Kevin Owens, and others. The promotion...