Category - WWE

DirecTV not airing WrestleMania 31 on traditional pay-per-view

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There are no plans for DirecTV to carry WrestleMania on pay-per-view next week as the company is sticking to its decision not to carry WWE pay-per-views following the introduction of the WWE Network. DirecTV’s last WWE pay-per-view broadcast was WrestleMania XXX one year ago and just like DISH Network they have eliminated WWE from their...

Live WWE event results from 03/20 in Tucson, Arizona

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W-O reader Paul Latif attended last night’s WWE non-televised live event in Tucson, Arizona, and sent in the following results. Jack Swagger defeated Adam Rose; Erick Rowan defeated Bo Dallas; Zack Ryder defeated Bo Dallas after responding to an open challenge; R-Truth and Goldust defeated Stardust and Fandango; Roman Reigns defeated Rusev via...

The Rock drops big hints for WrestleMania 31…and 32

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3-time Emmy winner Chris Van Vliet caught up with Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson on his Furious 7 press tour and being a wrestling fan, Van Vliet asked the former WWE champion a couple of interesting questions. Talking about Furious 7 and the Rock Bottom through the glass table, Rock said that it was not in the script and it was something that they...

Superstars For Hope fundraising campaign surpasses $200,000 goal

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WWE has reached their $200,000 goal in the Superstars For Hope fundraising campaign, hitting nearly $214,000 at time of this writing, with $50,000 of them being matched donations from WWE and the San Francisco 49ers. The company has added three new perks for those who donate four figure sums. For $2,000, you will get to have lunch with the NXT...

Elimination Chamber structure to be used at WrestleMania Axxess

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WWE is bringing the Elimination Chamber structure to WrestleMania Axxess for the first time ever next week in San Jose. The structure will be used to hold WWE Superstar photos with fans who will be brave and patient enough to wait in the sure-to-be long line. The Elimination Chamber uses two miles of chain and 10 tons of steel and it will be...

Two NXT live events for this week rescheduled


The NXT events today at Orlando Armory in Orlando, Florida, and the one on Saturday, March 21, at UACDC Gymnasium, in Tampa, Florida, have been rescheduled. The event at Orlando Armory will now take place on Saturday, April 4, at 7:30PM, while the event at Tampa’s UACDC Gymnasium will take place on Thursday, April 2, at 7:30PM. All tickets...

UK police arrest prolific WWE torrent uploader ‘Sir Paul’

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The website is reporting that one of the most famous Torrent uploaders who specialized in WWE and UFC content has been arrested in the United Kingdom. The UK’s Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit (PIPCU) says that it has managed to arrest a 55 year old man at his home in Leicestershire this morning who was involved in piracy...

Raw rating for 03/16/2015


With two weeks away from WrestleMania, Monday Night Raw this week pulled in 3,919,000 viewers, up just around 60,000 viewers from last week’s show. Hour one had 3,881,000 viewers, followed by 3,961,000 in the second hour, and then 3,915,000 in the third and final hour. (Ratings credit:

Sting talks after Raw goes off the air


The vigilante Sting showed up on Monday Night Raw last night to mess up the plans of The Authority as the group was about to attack Randy Orton in the middle of the ring. When the lights went out and came back up, Sting, armed with a baseball bat, appeared side by side with Randy Orton and the two cleared the ring thanks to a chair and the bat...

LL Cool J to appear in the opening of WrestleMania 31

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Rapper and NCIS: Los Angeles actor LL Cool J will be kicking off the festivities at WrestleMania 31 in Santa Clara, California. LL Cool J will be somewhat involved in the opening sequence for WrestleMania as a WWE.COM story mentioned how last year’s show paid tribute to the sights and sounds of New Orleans and this year, LL Cool J will be...

Lana missing shows due to WWE Studios movie filming


Rusev’s sidekick Lana will be missing a few weeks of television as she is currently involved in filming the WWE Studios movie Interrogation. Lana’s absence was notably felt on Monday Night Raw yesterday as fans chanted “We want Lana” when Rusev showed up without her. She also missed the weekend non-televised live events but is expected to...

Snoop Dogg and ESPN’s Bill Simmons on Raw next week


Next week’s Monday Night Raw will feature appearances from American rapper Snoop Dogg and ESPN personality Bill Simmons. This is not the first time that Snoop Dogg has appeared on WWE television. He is a big WWE fan and has also appeared at WrestleMania, serving as the Master of Ceremonies for the Playboy BunnyMania Lumberjack match, in which...