Category - WWE

First-ever Arabic WWE weekly show announced

WWE Superstar Sami Zayn and Chief Brand Officer Stephanie McMahon attended the official announcement of the brand new WWE Arabic program on OSN, titled WWE Wal3ooha, earlier today in Dubai. This will be WWE’s first Arabic-speaking show geared specifically for Arab fans and it will air every Thursday night at 8PM local time. Moein Al Bastaki and...

Random former WWE Network subscribers receiving 3-month free offer

With the WWE quarterly earnings report around the corner, WWE is doing their utmost to boost the WWE Network subscribers. Over the past two days, random former WWE Network subscribers who have not renewed their subscription, received an offer to sign up again to the service and receive three months free in return. Earlier this month, WWE announced...

Total Divas S6 E14 episode recap: Runaway Bride

On this episode of Total Divas, Lana and her husband Rusev had their second wedding. In the first part of this season on Total Divas, Lana decided that she would have two weddings, one that took place in the United States, and one in her husband’s native land of Bulgaria. Viewers of the show were enchanted earlier this season by Lana and...

Total Divas season 6 episode 14 rating

Total Divas ratings continued its downward spiral with episode 14 of season 6 titled Runaway Bride getting only 566,000 viewers, down 23,000 viewers from last week. It’s the fourth worst showing of the season so far. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Raw gets Great Balls of Fire pay-per-view in July

The American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas will be hosting Brock Lesnar’s first title defense in a new pay-per-view titled Great Balls of Fire. The name began trending immediately on Twitter after the ACC posted the promotional material, although unfortunately for WWE, it was all for the wrong reasons due to the silly name. “Tragic name,”...

Is Matt Hardy’s Broken gimmick ready for WWE television?

Matt Hardy has been hinting heavily on Twitter that he will be resuming the shenanigans of his Broken gimmick as rumors are flying around that WWE and Matt Hardy have reached an agreement with Impact to take over full rights of the gimmick which Matt himself created while working for Impact Wrestling. “The OBSOLETE Owl cannot evade my...

Smackdown finds a TV home in Philippines

WWE and TV5 today announced a new agreement to broadcast Smackdown in the Philippines on TV5 beginning Sunday, April 30. Every week, TV5 will televise a one-hour edition of SmackDown on Sundays at 3PM. In addition to the broadcast on TV5, SmackDown will be simulcast online at TV5.com.ph and Sports.tv5.com.ph. “TV5 shares our vision and desire...

Smackdown rating for 04/25/2017

This week’s Smackdown drew a total of 2,493,000 viewers, down 51,000 viewers from last week’s show and the worst number so far for 2017. The numbers were greatly affected by the NBA Playoffs and Smackdown was #3 on the top 50 chart in the 18-49 demographic. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Total Divas episode preview for tonight: Runaway Bride

Total Divas episode 14 of season 6 airs tonight on E! with an episode titled Runaway Bride. The synopsis for tonight’s show reads, “During their traditional Bulgarian wedding, Rusev pushes Lana outside of her comfort zone forcing her to storm out of the church! Nikki gets an offer to do Dancing with the Stars and wonders if she should quit...

Smackdown! Live TV report for 04/25/2017

Tuesday Night Smackdown! Live Television Report for April 25, 2017 – “Grievances” Introduction: Video Promo The regular Smackdown! Live opener plays. Arena Promo Rene Young is in the ring and brings out Shinsuke Nakamura. Before he can say a word, Dolph Ziggler interrupts. He mocks an interview with Shinsuke, insinuating he is really the...

Raw rating for 04/24/2017

Judging from the Raw viewership, fans really thought Raw was trash as the show did 3,007,000 viewers for last night, the second lowest number of 2017 so far. That is down 339,000 viewers from last week. Hour one did 2,999,000 viewers, followed by 3,141,000 in the second hour, and 2,881,000 in the third and final hour. The 2.99 million viewers of...

Vince McMahon biopic lands at TriStar Pictures

The Hollywood Report is carrying an exclusive story saying that TriStar Pictures is getting their hands on the biopic about WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon. The movie is titled Pandemonium with Glenn Ficarra and John Requa in talks to direct. The duo are directors and executive producers of the hit television drama This Is Us. Craig A. Williams...

WWE to hold four-day tryout in Dubai starting tomorrow

WWE today announced that it will visit the United Arab Emirates this week in search of the next generation of WWE Superstars by holding a four-day talent tryout in Dubai from April 26 to 29. The event, which will be hosted at the newly constructed Dubai Opera House, will give 40 men and women from the Middle East and India the opportunity to...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 04/24/17

Hey everybody! It’s @TheMagnumDA with the last Raw report for the month of April 2017! We’re one week away from #WWEPayback, with many scores to settle before we get to San Jose. With that said, here we go! We are LIVE from Kansas City, Missouri. We start with a recap of Braun Strowman’s path of destruction. Is this going to lead...

Battleground 2017 tickets on sale now

Tickets for the Smackdown-only pay-per-view Battleground are currently on sale, a show which will take place on July 23 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Ticket prices are $25, $55, $75, $125, $175, $350, and $500 for ringside which will also include the commemorative chair. Platinum seats are also available for $400, $700...

Dumpster match on Monday Night Raw tonight

Raw tonight will feature a gimmick match which has not been seen on television in quite a while as Kalisto will take on the monster Braun Strowman in a dumpster match. The match comes after last week, Strowman threw Kalisto in a dumpster while he was destroying everyone backstage and the former NXT and WWE Tag Team title holder then challenged...

Tajiri announces he is leaving WWE

WWE cruiserweight Tajiri announced on his Twitter that he is leaving WWE and returning to Japan, just months after signing a new deal with the company. Tajiri said that even though his knee injury has healed and WWE doctors gave him the okay to return, being 46 years of age is “risky” to step back in a WWE ring. Tajiri signed a full-time deal...

Mauro Ranallo departs WWE, company and JBL issue statements

Mauro Ranallo has officially left WWE according to an exclusive story by Newsweek. Ranallo confirmed the news via statement issued to the publication but refused to blame JBL for his departure. “WWE and I have mutually agreed to part ways. It has nothing to do with JBL,” Ranallo told Newsweek by e-mail. A WWE spokesperson confirmed Ranallo’s...

Ric Flair gives his own version of events from the bar incident

Speaking on The Dan Le Batard Show on ESPN, “Nature Boy” Ric Flair gave his own version of events of the bar incident which happened a few weeks ago in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Flair said that while he was at The Deck at the Gas House located at 305 E Superior St bar, he politely asked if they could put the Masters golf tournament on TV. The...