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Monday Night Raw TV report for 01/04/2016

Raw

Happy New Year everyone! I wish you Best-Wishes and Blessings for 2016! Monday Night Raw TV Report for January 4th, 2016 – “A New Year, A New Confrontation” Introduction Segment: Video Promo Recap of the last couple of weeks featuring WWE World Heavyweight Champion Roman Reigns and The McMahons is shown first. Segment #2: Arena Promo We go...

WrestleMania 32 Axxess dates and times announced

WrestleMania 32

WWE today announced the times for the six WrestleMania Axxess sessions that will be held throughout the WrestleMania week in Dallas, Texas. Axxess will kick off on Thursday, March 31 with one session from 6PM to 10PM. On Friday, April 1 there will be another session starting – and ending – one hour earlier from 5PM to 9PM to make room...

Chris Jericho backstage at tonight’s Raw in San Antonio

Chris Jericho

Several industry insiders are reporting that Chris Jericho is backstage at Raw in San Antonio, Texas, and will resume his WWE duties tonight. The former first ever Undisputed champion was recently asked on Twitter if he would be part of WrestleMania however Jericho shot down the question saying no and that an announcement would be soon made...

NXT to tour six more cities in February

NXT

A February NXT tour has been announced by Triple H this afternoon with the brand visiting Memphis, Nashville, Indianapolis, Philadelphia, Asbury Park, and Albany. The first leg in Memphis at the Minglewood Hall, Nashville at The Auditorium, and Indianapolis at the Old National Centre Egyptian Room, will take place between February 4 and February 6...

Vince, Steph and HHH attend Dallas Cowboys game at AT&T Stadium

Vince McMahon

With WrestleMania 32 just 90 days away, WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon was accompanied by his daughter Stephanie and her husband Triple H at the AT&T Stadium to see the Cowboys play against the Washington Redskins, a match which the Cowboys lost. The McMahons were invited by Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and his daughter Charlotte who is the...

Breaking Ground season one finale to air tomorrow on WWE Network

Breaking Ground

Tomorrow night WWE Network will air the season finale of Breaking Ground, the often-praised series following NXT Superstars in a bid to reach the main roster. The season finale will take a look at the build up and the execution of NXT Takeover: Respect, which was headlined by the first ever 30-minute ironman match for the NXT Women’s title...

Two spots for the 2016 Royal Rumble taken

Royal Rumble

Entrants to the 2016 Royal Rumble will be slowly revealed over the course of the next few weeks during Raw and Smackdown as the road to WrestleMania kicks off. So far, two WWE Superstars have officially put their names in for the match, these being the Big Show and Curtis Axel, leaving 28 other open spots. Axel was supposed to be a part of last...

NXT’s Aiden English marrying Shaul Guerrero today

Vaudevillains

NXT Superstar Aiden English, one half of NXT’s tag team The Vaudevillains, is getting married today to another former NXT Diva and the daughter of Eddie and Vickie Guerrero, Shaul. “Last night as a single man…time to let go and relax before tomorrow unfolds,” English posted on his Instagram. Yesterday the two held their rehearsal...

2016 Hall of Fame ceremony tickets on sale on January 15

WWE Hall of Fame

Tickets for this year’s Hall of Fame ceremony will go on sale on January 15 at 10AM CST at Ticketmaster.com. Ticket prices will range from $29 to $154. The event, part of the WrestleMania weekend, will take place on April 2 at 8PM EST at the American Airlines Center and will be broadcast live on the WWE Network. The first inductee into the class...

Smackdown TV report for 12/31/2015

Smackdown

It is the final Smackdown! both of 2015 and on SyFy, so what does it have to offer? Read on to find out! Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for December 31st, 2015 Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming A montage of Raw’s events between WWE World Heavyweight Champion Roman Reigns and The McMahons starts off, then the regular opening...

NXT Year-End Awards to be presented on January 13

NXT

The January 13 edition of NXT on the WWE Network will feature the first ever NXT Year-End Awards, a smaller version of the Slammy Awards for those in NXT. The six categories available are Overall Competitor of the Year, Male Competitor of the Year, Female Competitor of the Year, Tag Team of the Year, Match of the Year, and TakeOver of the...

WWE Network special event from Toronto to be held before Mania

WWE Network

WWE announced yesterday that a WWE Network special live event will be held at the Ricoh Coliseum in Toronto, Canada on Saturday, March 12. The show will be titled March to WrestleMania, held approximately three weeks before the biggest pay-per-view of the year. WWE currently holds the attendance record with 10,279 at the arena. No other...

Last Smackdown on SyFy airs tonight as show moves to USA Network

Smackdown

The final Smackdown of 2015 tonight also happens to be the final Smackdown on SyFy as from next Thursday, the blue show moves to USA Network permanently. Smackdown premiered on SyFy on October 1, 2010, after WWE ended its agreement with MyNetworkTV. The LA Times reported at the time that SyFy paid $30 million to have the show moved to its network...

Raw rating for 12/28/2015

Raw

The last Raw of 2015 did 3,536,000 viewers on average, up 202,000 viewers from last week’s show which itself did 500,000 viewers less from the post-TLC show. Hour one started strong with 3,695,000 viewers, followed by 3,488,000 in the second hour, and then slightly less to 3,425,000 in the third and final hour. The opening angle was a big hit...

Second NXT show in Chicago sold out

NXT

The second NXT event added to Chicago on January 16 was gone in a blink of an eye, solidifying the enormous success that the NXT brand has become for WWE. The original 7:30PM show at the Portage Theater sold out pretty fast when it went on sale earlier this month and giving in to fans’ feedback, WWE added a second show, starting at 1PM in the...

Brock Lesnar gets Sheamus next

Brock Lesnar

After getting “fed” Alberto Del Rio at his previous house show appearance, Brock Lesnar’s next opponent has been revealed to be Sheamus, another member of the League of Nations. Lesnar will take on the former WWE champion on the January 8 non-televised live event in Houston, Texas, at the Toyota Center. A few days later he will appear on Raw...

Sin Cara suffers dislocated shoulder on Raw

Sin Cara

Sin Cara suffered a dislocated shoulder during Raw last night in his match against Big E. The match was stopped for a bit while trainers attended to the man behind the mask and The New Day played the crowd to try and deviate the attention. The injury occurred when Big E scooped Sin Cara’s legs from the apron and the mask Superstar flew to the...

WWE pays tribute to Motorhead’s Lemmy on Raw

WWE logo

WWE paid tribute to the legendary Motörhead singer Lemmy Kilmister on Raw after he passed away at the age of 70 following a short bout with cancer. Michael Cole called Lemmy a longtime member of the WWE family and was an important person to everything they did from an entertainment standpoint over a number of years. Motörhead played an...