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Hulk Hogan in Australia for WWE press conference and announcement

Hulk Hogan

W-O reader Phil Storer sent in word that WWE Hall of Famer Hulk Hogan will be in Melbourne, Australia, tomorrow for a WWE press conference and an announcement. Fellow Hall of Famer Jimmy Hart will be joining the Hulkster (of course) at the press conference which will be held at Fed Square starting at 11AM local time at the Deakin Edge indoor...

Raw rating for 04/27/2015

RAW

It seems not many cared about the fallout from the Extreme Rules pay-per-view as the show did over a quarter of a million less viewers from last week, getting a total average of 3,756,000 viewers for the three hour show. Hour one pulled 3,823,000 viewers, followed by 3,855,000 in the second hour, and then down to 3,590,000 in the third and final...

Bad News Barrett crowned the new King of the Ring

Wade Barrett

WWE crowned a new king last night, the first one since King Sheamus back in 2010 as Bad News Barrett captured the King of the Ring tournament yesterday live on the WWE Network. In the two semi finals, Neville first defeated Sheamus and then Barrett defeated R-Truth, setting up an all-England King of the Ring final. A missed Red Arrow and a...

Daniel Bryan removed from all shows until mid July

Daniel Bryan

Daniel Bryan has been removed from all upcoming televised and non-televised live event advertising for the month of May and June. The current Intercontinental champion has not wrestled since the Smackdown in London, England, as issues with his previous injuries that cut short his WWE World Heavyweight title reign last year have returned. Bryan...

Triple threat main event for Payback 2015 set

Seth Rollins

The main event for the Payback pay-per-view was set last night on Raw with the fans deciding on the match. Earlier in the broadcast, Kane gave the WWE fans the option to vote on three possible main events – Seth Rollins vs Randy Orton, Seth Rollins vs Roman Reigns, and Seth Rollins vs Randy Orton vs Roman Reigns in a triple threat match for...

King of The Ring finals tonight live on the WWE Network

King of the Ring

The 2015 King of the Ring tournament finals will be held tonight on the WWE Network live starting at 8PM EST at the site of the Smackdown tapings in Moline, Illinois. In the quarter finals, Wade Barrett, R-Truth, Sheamus, and Neville, advanced by defeating Dolph Ziggler, Stardust, Dean Ambrose, and Luke Harper respectively. The semi finals tonight...

Booker T apologizes for Owen Hart remark on Raw

Booker T

An Owen Hart reference on Monday Night Raw by Booker T sparked controversy leading to the former 5 time WCW champion to apologize on Twitter. The whole thing started when JBL said that Neville could very well become the first high flying King of the Ring. Realizing that Owen was a King of the Ring winner and a high flyer himself, JBL then...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 04/27/2015

RAW

Monday Night Raw TV Report for April 27th, 2015 – “Double The Payback” Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming A montage of previous King Of The Ring winners is aired, which is relevant because the tournament is returning, starting tonight! The regular Raw video plays, the pyro explodes in the arena, and Michael Cole welcomes us to...

First match announced for Payback 2015

John Cena

The first match for the Payback pay-per-view was made official at last night’s Extreme Rules with Cena defending the United States title once again against Rusev. This time around it will be an I Quit match, the second gimmick match in their feud following last night’s Russian chain match. This will be their fourth pay-per-view match in a row...

Daniel Bryan removed from advertising for tonight’s Raw

Daniel Bryan

Just before Extreme Rules started, WWE announced that Daniel Bryan would not be appearing at the pay-per-view, saying that he was medically unable to compete. WWE.COM has removed Bryan from tonight’s Raw advertising however the Resch Center, the home of tonight’s Raw, is still promoting Daniel Bryan on the event page. He is still advertised...

Jerry Springer debuts new show on WWE Network tonight

WWE Network

Jerry Springer will make his WWE Network debut tonight with his brand new show titled ‘Jerry Springer Presents WWE Too Hot For TV.’ The show will be available on demand right after Monday Night Raw is over although it is not part of the live schedule. Springer has appeared as a Raw guest host twice before, in 2010 and 2014. In the 2014...

King of the Ring tournament returning on WWE TV

King of the Ring

The King of the Ring tournament is returning to WWE, starting tonight on Monday Night Raw and then tomorrow during a live broadcast on the WWE Network starting at 8PM EST. The live presentation on the WWE Network will run for an hour and will be held at the I Wireless Center in Moline, Illinois, where Smackdown will be taped. The participants of...

Extreme Rules 2015 pay-per-view results

Extreme Rules

Here are the results from last night’s Extreme Rules 2015 pay-per-view which took place at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois. Neville defeated Bad News Barrett in the kickoff match; Dean Ambrose defeated Luke Harper in a Chicago street fight; Dolph Ziggler defeated Sheamus in a kiss me arse match; The New Day defeated Tyson Kidd and...

Betting odds for tonight’s Extreme Rules pay-per-view

Seth Rollins

In odds just hours before the pay-per-view is scheduled to kick off, Seth Rollins is the clear favorite to retain the WWE World Heavyweight title against Randy Orton tonight at Extreme Rules, with Rollins at 1/9 and Orton at 5/1. In other bets, Cena is also favorite to retain at 1/10, Nikki Bella is at 4/7 to win, Reigns is 1/7 favorite against...

Extreme Rules 2015 live on pay-per-view and WWE Network tonight

Extreme Rules

Live tonight from the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois, WWE presents Extreme Rules on pay-per-view and the WWE Network. The full card is as follows: Seth Rollins vs Randy Orton for the WWE World Heavyweight title in a steel cage match with Kane as the cage gatekeeper; John Cena vs Rusev for the United States title in a Russian chain match;...

Suplex City t-shirt available on WWEShop.com

Brock Lesnar

It was coming sooner or later and WWE is now ready to make some money off Suplex City! WWEShop.com has released the first Suplex City t-shirt which has the standard highway sign, the Lesnar logo, and an F5 exit on the front and on the back has a Danger Ahead sign with someone getting suplexed. The price is $24.99 for the regular shirt and $21.99...

Samoa Joe backstage at NXT television tapings

Samoa Joe

PWInsider.com is reporting that former TNA champion Samoa Joe was backstage at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida, yesterday at the NXT television tapings. Joe, who left TNA a couple of months ago, is rumored to start working for WWE soon with NXT being his initial home. WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross, who was also at the show, wrote on...