Category - WWE

WWE tops YouTube worldwide chart for the month of August

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The WWE YouTube channel topped the charts for August in terms of views according to TubeFilter.com and analytics company OpenSlate. WWE videos ranked number one worldwide with a whopping 456.4 million views for last month, with the LittleBabyBum channel following closely at 448.4 million. WWE’s rise to the top of YouTube’s ranks last month was...

Hornswoggle suspended for 30 days

Hornswoggle

WWE today announced that in accordance with its Talent Wellness Program, WWE has suspended Dylan Postl, better known to fans as Hornswoggle for 30 days, effective immediately, for his first violation of the company’s policy. It’s been quite a while since WWE published a name of someone who for some reason failed the Wellness Program test. The...

Brooklyn locks down SummerSlam for 2016 and 2017

SummerSlam

Brooklyn has locked down SummerSlam for the next two years as WWE today announced that the 2016 and 2017 pay-per-view shows will be taking place at the Barclays Center, the site of this year’s event. Following this year’s massive success in the area, WWE opted to leave the West Coast again where SummerSlam has been a recurring event in Los...

Fastlane 2016 to take place in Cleveland, pre-sale now on

Fastlane

The 2016 Fastlane pay-per-view will be taking place in Cleveland, Ohio, at the Quicken Loans Arena on February 21. The announcement was made yesterday during the non-televised live event in Cleveland which was then tweeted by the official account of the Quicken Loans Arena. TheQArena.com is running a pre-sale already with the code WWEPRE to unlock...

Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic tournament semi finals now set

NXT

The last semi finalists in the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic tournament were revealed yesterday after the non-televised NXT live event in Fort Pierce, Florida. Jason Jordan and Chad Gable defeated The Hype Bros. to advance to the semis and will now be facing Baron Corbin and Rhyno. The winners of that match will meet the winners of the other semi...

Steve Austin slams down rumored WrestleMania 32 match

Steve Austin

Stone Cold Steve Austin has come out to slam the reports that he is one of the people being considered to wrestle Brock Lesnar at WrestleMania 32 next year. “You can take my name off the rumor mill as a Brock Lesnar opponent at WM32,” Austin wrote on his Twitter before calling those who wrote the rumors as, “Bullshit reporting.” The WWE...

Smackdown! TV report for 09/24/2015

Smackdown

Smackdown TV Report for September 24th, 2015 – “Side A or Side B?” Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Arena Promo Night Of Champions and Raw is recapped with a video montage, then we go live to the arena in Corpus Christi, Texas. Eden Stiles asks us to welcome the Director Of Operations, Kane. The (former) “Big Red Machine” is...

Sting talks about his injury and Seth Rollins with WWE.COM

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Wrestling legend Sting talked to WWE.COM regarding the injury he suffered at Night of Champions, giving his first public comments since the incident. Sting said that apart from having a stiff neck and banged up a little bit, he feels good, or better yet, “pretty standard” for a wrestling match like that. He felt tingling and numbness down both...

Total Divas season 4 episode 12 rating

Total Divas

Episode 12 of season 4 of Total Divas titled Some Like It Hot dropped to a low of 795,000 viewers and a 0.4 rating in the 18-49 demo. It’s the least watched episode of season 4 so far with one episode remaining. That is down 5,000 viewers from episode 11 and it’s the second lowest rated episode of the whole series, only behind episode 8 of...

Austin, Michaels, and Flair to appear on Raw in Dallas

Steve Austin

WWE has just announced that three of its biggest Hall of Famers will be in Dallas, Texas, for the October 19 Raw just one week before Hell in a Cell. Stone Cold Steve Austin, the Heartbreak Kid Shawn Michaels, and Nature Boy Ric Flair will all be in the house to give the pay-per-view one final push. Austin will also be doing the live Stone Cold...

Raw rating for 09/21/2015

Raw

The post-Night of Champions Monday Night Raw drew the lowest non-holiday rating since the early days of 1997 with an average of 3,349,000 viewers and a 1.16 rating in the 18-49 demo. That is down from last week’s 3.39 million viewers. Hour one drew 3,420,000 viewers, followed by 3,368,000 in the second hour, and then even worse at 3,260,000...

Sting discharged from hospital after CAT and MRI scans

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Former WCW champion Sting was taken to a hospital right after his Night of Champions match against Seth Rollins and underwent a CAT scan and an MRI to assess damage to his neck after he took the turnbuckle powerbomb. TMZ reports that no fractures were discovered but he was held overnight and was released from the hospital yesterday afternoon...

Fan who jumped in the ring at Night of Champions gets jail time

Night of Champions

The individual who jumped in the ring during the Night of Champions pay-per-view just before Chris Jericho was introduced was identified as 37 year old Oscar Ramirez from Houston. He was quickly tackled by security once he hit the ring and stood behind Roman Reigns and Dean Ambrose. Ramirez was charged with trespassing on Sunday and held in county...

Dudley Boyz vs The New Day added to MSG WWE Network event

Dudley Boyz

Another match has been added to the October 3 WWE Network live event from Madison Square Garden in New York, New York. Bubba Ray and Devon, making their first appearance at The Garden in over a decade, will be getting another crack at the WWE Tag Team titles when they face The New Day. The match joins Brock Lesnar vs Big Show, Kevin Owens vs Chris...

Total Divas episode preview for tonight: Some Like It Hot

Total Divas

Total Divas returns on E! tonight with episode 12 of season 4 titled Some Like It Hot. Last week the show did the worst number of the season with just over 800,000 viewers. The synopsis for tonight’s show reads, “The Divas vacation to Tulum, Mexico, where Paige tells the Divas she’s engaged, the Bellas find out they will have a new...

WWE ripping off TNA angle with Kane doing two personalities

Kane

Last night on Raw, Kane debuted a gimmick similar to TNA’s Abyss and Joseph Park, where he’s a monster when he’s in a mask but the Director of Operations when he’s not wearing one. Kane returned at the Night of Champions pay-per-view with the mask and saved Seth Rollins from losing his WWE World Heavyweight title after Sheamus was about to...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 09/21/2015

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Night Of Champions featured new champions and two big returns. I won’t spoil for those who haven’t watched, but the returns were surprising as was one of the title changes. All the happenings from the Pay-Per-View/Network show will continue tonight, so read on! Monday Night Raw TV Report for September 21st, 2015 –...