Category - WWE

Monday Night Raw TV Report for 04/21/2014

RAW

As always, 13 is my favourite number, and that is how many days we are away from the May Pay-Per-View, Extreme Rules. Already booked for the show is Evolution (Triple H, Randy Orton, and Batista) going against The Shield (United States Champion Dean Ambrose, Seth Rollins, and Roman Reigns), as well as John Cena facing Bray Wyatt in a Steel Cage...

WWE Network to debut Hall of Fame series tomorrow

WWE Network

WWE Network will debut a new series tomorrow titled Best of Hall of Fame, featuring several Hall of Fame induction speeches that are currently not available on the Network. The show starts at 10PM EST tomorrow and repeated throughout the whole week and also available on demand. The first episode will have the inductions of Hulk Hogan by Sylvester...

WWE ends successful tour in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Roman Reigns

The very successful tour of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, came to a close yesterday with one final show at the Green Halls Stadium, the same location which held all three back-to-back shows. This was the first time that WWE ran shows in Saudi Arabia and the shows were exclusively for men only, with females banned from attending due to the very...

WWE warning for Nancy Grace show appearances

WWE

TMZ.COM is reporting that WWE is warning all its current and former Superstars to stay away from the Nancy Grace show on CNN’S HLN after her show on the death of the Ultimate Warrior. Diamond Dallas Page was invited to that particular show which was pretty much a disaster as the discussion was turned to steroids and the deaths of other...

WWE starts three day tour in Saudi Arabia today

WWE

Several WWE Superstars are currently in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, for the first post-WrestleMania International tour. The tour starts tonight and will go on till April 19 with three live events all held at The Green Halls Stadium. Everyone will then fly back to Baltimore during the weekend for RAW tapings. The next International tour following this...

Legends House kicks off tonight on WWE Network

WWE Network

WWE Network will debut a new original series tonight called Legends House which will start airing weekly at 8PM EST. Legends House will have a cast of eight – Gene Okerlund, Hacksaw Jim Duggan, Hillbilly Jim, Howard Finkel, Jimmy Hart, Roddy Piper, Patt Patterson, and Tony Atlas, living under one roof in a house in Palm Springs...

AJ Lee to take time off from WWE duties

AJ

Former WWE Divas champion AJ Lee will be taking some time off from her WWE duties which is why she was not part of the Divas battle royal for the #1 contender spot for the Divas title at Extreme Rules and which is why there was no automatic rematch between her and Paige. AJ has been pretty much going full speed ahead ever since winning the Divas...

Darren Young out for up to 6 months with torn ACL

Darren Young

Darren Young will be out of action for up to six months after he tore his ACL in his left knee. “I tried 2 tough it out but Doc informed me I tore my ACL & surgery was needed,” Young wrote on his Twitter, also noting that he already underwent surgery which was a success. Now the hard part kicks off for the former Prime Time Player as he...

Sting appears on WWE Network during Warrior special

Sting

Sting appeared in one of the interviews on the WWE Network special about the Ultimate Warrior yesterday, making it the first footage that the former WCW and TNA champion filmed for WWE. The footage was not shot directly by WWE but by Sting himself who wanted to add his comments about the Ultimate Warrior since the two started wrestling together...

Wife of late Warrior writes beautiful letter to fans

Ultimate Warrior

The wife of the late Ultimate Warrior, Dana, wrote an amazing thank you letter to wrestling fans around the world and to WWE for their support during the past week. Dana said that she did not allow any television or press into her home ever since Warrior died on Tuesday but when Monday came around she and her two kids had to tune in to RAW to see...

RAW rating for 04/14/2014

RAW

Monday Night RAW this week which featured a small tribute to the Ultimate Warrior did a total of 4,770,000 viewers, down from last week’s 5,146,000 post-WrestleMania show. Taking out last week, it was the highest rated show since the return of Batista on January 20. Hour one did 4,811,000 viewers which then increased slightly to 4,831,000 in...

Tamina becomes #1 contender for Divas title

Tamina

Tamina, the daughter of WWE Hall of Famer Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka, became the number one contender for the Divas title after she won a 10 Diva battle royal. The ten participants were Nikki Bella, Cameron, Naomi, Emma, Tamina, Alicia Fox, Aksana, Eva Marie, Layla, and Natalya. The last Divas champion, AJ, was not in the battle royal and not even...

Warrior Week on WWE Network

Ultimate Warrior

It is Warrior Week on the WWE Network this week as WWE continues to honor the Ultimate Warrior who passed away a week ago in Scottsdale, Arizona. Every day at 10PM EST, WWE will present Warrior: The Ultimate Legend, a 4-part series focusing on the life, times, and matches of the Ultimate Warrior. WWE Network cameras were following Warrior and his...

Total Divas season two episode four rating

Total Divas

A pre-emption for WrestleMania didn’t help the return of Total Divas this past weekend as episode four of season two got 1.16 million viewers, a drop of 386,000 viewers from two weeks ago. Titled ‘Inhale, Exhale,’ episode four now ranks amongst the lowest when it comes to viewership of the whole series so far.

DirecTV drops WWE pay-per-views from schedule

WWE

DirecTV has followed DISH Network in dropping WWE pay-per-views going forward, reserving the right to broadcast any show on an event-by-event basis. DISH Network was the first company to drop WWE, refusing to broadcast Elimination Chamber but then putting WrestleMania XXX on their schedule since it’s one of the big money-making events for PPV...