Category - WWE

Monday Night Raw TV report for 10/21/2013

RAW

Tonight, Raw is from the home of Jerry “The King” Lawler. Will something special happen for the wrestling legend, or is it going to be business as usual with only six nights until Hell In A Cell? Since it is the “go-home show,” who will get the advantage leading into the Pay-Per-View. Last week, we saw Daniel Bryan and The...

Live WWE event results from 10/22 in Carbondale, Illinois

Dolph Ziggler

W-O reader Sherri Hine attended the live WWE event at the SIU Arena in Carbondale, Illinois, on Sunday and sent in the following results: Real Americans defeated Tons of Funk; Naomi defeated Brie Bella; Justin Gabriel defeated Tyler Breeze; Big Show, The Miz and Dolph Ziggler defeated The Shield via DQ when Seth Rollins brought a chair into the...

Three new matches added to Hell In A Cell pay-per-view

Curtis Axel

Three more matches were added to the Hell In A Cell pay-per-view last night on RAW with the show now having six matches on the card. The new matches are AJ Lee vs Brie Bella for the Divas title, Cody Rhodes and Goldust vs Roman Reigns and Seth Rollins vs The Usos for the Tag Team titles, and Curtis Axel vs Big E. Langston for the Intercontinental...

WWE stocks reach 52 week high on Friday

WWE HQ

As WWE heads closer to reporting its third quarter results, the company’s stock hit a 52 week high on Friday, trading at some point during the day at 11.63 and then closing the day just 10 cents short of that to 11.53 a piece. Since the government shutdown ended, WWE stocks kept ticking up slightly, giving the company a market cap of $865.8...

Three returns at WWE show in Queretaro, Mexico

Rey Mysterio

WWE kicked off their Mexico tour yesterday with a show in Queretaro which saw three surprise returns to the company. Wade Barrett – who has been absent for over a month – returned to defeat Zack Ryder for the first surprise. Following two months out after dislocating his finger on RAW, Sin Cara also returned but was defeated by Alberto...

Colt Cabana trying out for an announcer at WWE’s NXT

NXT

Colt Cabana, a popular indy wrestler who worked for WWE briefly as Scotty Goldman and a big friend of CM Punk, will be trying out at WWE NXT to take the role of a commentator. Cabana announced his tryout on Steve Austin’s podcast where he was a guest. Cabana did commentary for WWE in the past, doing voice for Florida Championship Wrestling...

RAW rating for 10/14/2013

RAW

Monday Night RAW did a 2.9 rating this week with an average of 3,992,000 viewers, up 286,000 viewers from last week’s show. Hour one did 4,114,000 viewers, hour two did 4,146,000 and hour three went down to 3,706,000. (Ratings compiled by Nielsen Media Research and put online by PWInsider.com)

Monday Night Raw TV report for 10/14/2013

RAW

Tonight, Raw is from the home of “The Viper” Randy Orton. So, does he receive a face reaction, or will the villain still be loathed by the fans? Also, what could he have in store for Daniel Bryan as they move towards Hell In The Cell in thirteen days? Is Shawn Michaels going to be involved, or will the new guest-referee hold off his...

Second Hell In A Cell match announced for the pay-per-view

CM Punk

Another match was added to the Hell In A Cell pay-per-view card yesterday with CM Punk taking on Ryback and Paul Heyman in a handicap match inside the Hell in a Cell structure. This will be the second Hell in a Cell match on the show with Daniel Bryan taking on Randy Orton with Shawn Michaels as the special guest referee in the other one. Punk...

11 years later, Goldust is a champion again

Goldust

December 15, 2002. That was the last time Goldust held any kind of WWE title, the World Tag Team title with his then tag team partner Booker T. Almost 11 years later, the former Intercontinental champion is once again a champion with his brother Cody Rhodes after last night on RAW they defeated The Shield in a no disqualification match thanks to...

Kane free to return after filming for See No Evil 2 wraps up

Kane

The WWE Studios movie See No Evil 2 featuring Kane has wrapped up filming which means that the Big Red Machine can return on television at any time. He was last seen on WWE television at SummerSlam, losing his Ring of Fire match against Bray Wyatt and was then carried out of the arena by the rest of the Wyatt Family. Kane will reprise his role of...

WWE to announce Q3 2013 financial results on 10/31

WWE HQ

WWE will announce its Q3 2013 financial results on Thursday, October 31, before the market opens. A conference call will be held at 11AM with Vince McMahon and other senior executives to go over the results and answer questions from investors. WWE stock has recovered from a decline last month after the company lowered their 2013 outlook and...

Christian not cleared to return yet

Christian

WWE Superstar Christian was at the NXT tapings this past Thursday at Full Sail University in Orlando, Florida, and announced that he is still not cleared to return to the ring. The former champion has been out since the September 9 edition of Monday Night RAW where he was attacked by The Shield in front of his home town crowd in Toronto, an...

Stephanie McMahon selling WWE shares to build new house

Stephanie Mcmahon

The New York Post has a story on Stephanie McMahon’s recent stock-selling rampage which has netted the WWE executive vice president a total of $8.3 million in cash. Completing 43 transactions and selling a total of 833,000 shares, the Post says that McMahon had to convert almost 1.3 million shares – a third of her stake – of the...

Live WWE event results from 10/10 in Abu Dhabi

Daniel Bryan

Our good friend and W-O reader Paul Latif attended the WWE live event in Abu Dhabi yesterday and sent in the following results. Usos beat the Real Americans; Dean Ambrose defeated Bo Dallas and Sammy Zain; Santino Marella defeated Fandango in a dance off; The Miz and Dolph Ziggler defeated Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns via DQ; Justin Gabriel...

Michael Hayes suspended over lapse of judgment

WWE

WWE creative team writer Michael Hayes will be out for a few weeks “for personal reasons” according to PWInsider.com who broke the story yesterday. Court Bauer, a former WWE creative team member himself, said on his podcast that Hayes was spotted sharing a drink with Rosa Mendes, a big no no since Mendes was recently sent home for...

WWE in Abu Dhabi for three day tour

WWE

The WWE Superstars and crew are currently in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates for a three day tour which will include three live event shows. All three shows are being held at the Zayed Sports City International Tennis Complex, which has been the home of WWE ever since they started going over there. The RAW brand – if such a thing...

RAW rating for 10/07/2013

RAW

Monday Night RAW with the fallout from the Battleground pay-per-view drew a 2.7 rating with an average of 3,706,000 viewers, up 119,000 viewers from the previous week. Hour one did 3,694,000 viewers, hour two followed with 3,379,000, and hour three did 3,685,000. (Ratings compiled by Nielsen Media Research and put online by PWInsider.com)