Category - WWE

NXT tapings at University of Central Florida set for next month

On February 22, NXT will hold a special taping at the University of Central Florida in Orlando rather than at Full Sail University in Winter Park. The CFE Arena holds up to 10,000 fans and it’s the second time that NXT will be visiting the University of Central Florida as they taped a show there in January 2016. The tapings will start at 6:30PM...

Two matches added to the Rumble Kickoff show

The Royal Rumble Kickoff show will feature two matches, one of them with the Raw Tag Team titles on the line. Cesaro and Sheamus will be defending their titles against number one contenders Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson with two referees assigned to the match. The other match on the card is Sasha Banks vs Nia Jax. Meanwhile, four more Superstars...

Big sales at WWE Shop…plus save extra money with codes

For the next two days, WWE Shop is running a promotion where you can get 20% off select replica titles, 30% off t-shirts, and 40% off DVDs. This sale features merchandise from both top current and alumni superstars like Mick Foley, Cesaro, Undertaker, and many more. Besides this, you can deduct a few extra dollars on top before checking out by...

Triple H expects a surprise Royal Rumble ending

In an interview with IGN.COM, Triple H said that this year’s Royal Rumble match will “go in a way that nobody expects.” The former WWE champion talked how usually people kinda guess who will win the Royal Rumble but this year, it’s a tough call and no one seems to know where things are headed. “And I think that’s when the Rumble’s at...

Ticketmaster with around 3,500 tickets left for WrestleMania 33

With just over two months to go, there are around 3,500 tickets available for WrestleMania at the Camping World Stadium on Ticketmaster.com. A majority of the remaining tickets are in the south end of the stadium, facing the entrance stage. The cheapest prices are $160 and there are some ringside seats still available for $2,130, with the closest...

President Trump’s WWE HOF page updated to reflect new job

WWE has updated Donald Trump’s Hall of Fame page to reflect his new position…President of the United States of America. “After trading in his favorite television catchphrase “You’re fired!” for a national promise to “Make America Great Again,” Donald Trump won his first presidential campaign against key contender Hillary Clinton...

WWE continues to honor Jimmy Snuka with WWE Network Collection

Despite receiving criticism about honoring Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka on Monday Night Raw, WWE went ahead and added a Snuka WWE Network Collection which debuted last night. An e-mail sent to all WWE Network subscribers with the subject ‘Celebrate the Life of Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka,’ WWE described Snuka as the pioneer of high-flying offense...

UK Championship tournament wrestlers pulled from indie shows

Several wrestlers who participated in the WWE United Kingdom Championship tournament are being pulled from appearing at certain events which will be streamed live on the Internet due to contract issues. IPW: UK and Lucha Forever both announced that two men who were on the tournament – Pete Dunne and Joseph Conners – will wrestle...

Smackdown rating for 01/17/2017

Smackdown drew 2,652,000 viewers this week, up 119,000 from last week’s show. Apart from the December 27 broadcast which saw the return of John Cena, it was the most watched show since the 900th episode on November 15. Smackdown was #1 in the 18-49 demographic chart for the night with a 0.90 rating. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

AJ Styles robbed on Monday night at WWE live event in Arkansas

Region 8 News in Arkansas is reporting that WWE champion AJ Styles was robbed and Arkansas State University police are still investigating the case. The theft occurred on Monday night while Styles was performing at a WWE show at the ASU Convocation Center in Jonesboro. Styles reported the theft of a black bag containing $1,000 in American...

Angle discusses addiction, HOF, best matches and return on ESPN

Kurt Angle appeared on ESPN’s SportsCenter Off The Top Rope segment with Jonathan Coachman last night to promote his WWE Hall of Fame induction. Asked what his favorite match is, Angle said it’s difficult to pinpoint one but when it comes to WrestleMania, his matches against Brock Lesnar and Shawn Michaels are up there while his match against...

Raw rating for 01/16/2017

Monday Night Raw this week drew 3,271,000, way up from last week’s 2.9 million viewers. This was the first week with no football competition on ESPN since September. The first hour drew 3,519,000 viewers, followed by 3,221,000 viewers in the second hour, and then 3,074,000 viewers in the third and final hour. The bad thing is that Raw lost...

Total Divas episode preview for tonight: What Happens in Vegas…

Tonight’s episode of Total Divas promises to be a wild one as the crew head to Vegas for episode 9 of season 6 which is titled What Happens in Vegas… The synopsis for the show reads, “Lana runs into a whole lot of chaos during her bachelorette trip to Vegas, which brings up questions of her upcoming wedding to Rusev. Meanwhile, Nikki’s...

WWE title to be defended inside the Elimination Chamber next month

The WWE championship will be defended inside the Elimination Chamber on pay-per-view next month, the final hurdle before earning a spot in the main event of WrestleMania. The announcement was made by Smackdown Commissioner Shane McMahon yesterday at the beginning of the show. Six WWE Superstars, including the WWE champion, will be competing in the...