Tag - WrestleMania 33

WrestleMania 33 grosses $14.5 million in gate money

WWE today announced that WrestleMania 33 grossed $14.5 million in gate money, the highest-grossing event in the stadium’s history. WrestleMania 32 last year did over $17 million in gate money, but that had way more fans than this year. WrestleMania 33 was also the most social event in WWE history, according to Nielsen Social, with 5.19 million...

WrestleMania ends up being The Undertaker’s last ride

In a symbolic show of retirement, The Undertaker left the Camping World Stadium like Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Terminator character did in the second movie: fist up and lowered into the bottom of the ramp. The Undertaker suffered his second WrestleMania loss last night against Roman Reigns following four spears, and as old school tradition goes...

Matt and Jeff Hardy return at WrestleMania 33

WWE fans were given a wonderful and delightful surprise yesterday as the Raw Tag Team titles ladder match was turned into a fatal four-way instead of a triple threat, and the hosts, The New Day, introduced The Hardy Boys as the fourth team in the match. The New Day teased that it was going to be them but then the Team Extreme song kicked in and...

WrestleMania 33 pay-per-view report

It’s that time of year again – our live coverage of WrestleMania as wrestling seems to be giving way to the Ultimate Thrill Ride! Our live coverage will start once the pre-show matches commence – the pre-show starts at 5pm ET on the WWE Network (and many other places, including YouTube), whilst WrestleMania proper will kick-off at...

WrestleMania 33 live on PPV and WWE Network tonight

Live from the Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Florida, WWE presents its biggest pay-per-view of the year, WrestleMania! The full card is as follows: Bray Wyatt vs Randy Orton for the WWE title; Goldberg vs Brock Lesnar for the WWE Universal title; The Undertaker vs Roman Reigns; John Cena and Nikki Bella vs The Miz and Maryse; Seth Rollins vs...

Two-hour Mania Kickoff show starts at 5PM ET

The WrestleMania Kickoff show will be a two-hour affair live from the Camping World Stadium and airing on the WWE Network, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, WWE.COM, and every social media account that WWE uses. The second hour of the Kickoff show will also air on USA Network. The Kickoff starts at 5PM ET. The show will be anchored by Renee Young and...

W-O’s WrestleMania 33 pick’em challenge

Hello Wrestling Fans! Today is one of the most special days of the year! IT’S WRESTLEMANIA DAY, BABY! I can’t think of a better way to talk about WrestleMania XXXIII than to have the first-ever “WrestleMania Pick’em Challenge” featuring myself, Tricky Don (The Common Man’s Not-So-Common Fan), and our fearless...

Will The Rock show up at WrestleMania 33?

One person who has been really quiet about WrestleMania this year is former WWE champion The Rock. Whereas in previous years it was rumored that he would be appearing or even he announces his participation beforehand, there was no mention of him whatsoever in the lead up to WrestleMania 33. You would have to go back to WrestleMania 26 for a...

NXT graduates dominate WrestleMania 33 card

17 WWE Superstars on the card tonight for WrestleMania have all graduated from NXT over the past several years, an impressive number that is even more impressive when adding participants from the Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal, a number that shoots up to nearly 30. Bray Wyatt, Dean Ambrose, Alexa Bliss, and Bayley are all champions walking...

Updated list of entrants for the Andre Memorial Battle Royal

WWE.COM now lists 25 Superstars so far as entering the Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal, down from the list of 31 which was published already. Notable misses are Titus O’Neil, Sin Cara, Kalisto, The Vaudevillains, and The Ascension.      The full updated list in alphabetical order of those participating so far is: Apollo...

List of prohibited items at CWS for WrestleMania

If you are attending WrestleMania, you might want to familiarize yourself with the prohibited items and items that you cannot take into the Camping World Stadium. The following items are prohibited from inside the stadium and if you’re caught with any of them, you will be turned away: Air horns, noise makers, megaphones, alcohol, animals except...

Important bag policy for Camping World Stadium

Due to strict security reasons, several type of bags will not be allowed inside the Camping World Stadium for WrestleMania 33 today. A clear bag policy has been implemented which limits the size and type of bags that may be brought into the stadium.​ Prohibited bags include, but are not limited to: Purses larger than a clutch bag, coolers...

Mauro Ranallo not in Orlando for WrestleMania

Smackdown lead announcer Mauro Ranallo confirmed that he will not be doing any announcing at WrestleMania, as he continues to be absent from WWE television. It has been three weeks since Ranallo called Smackdown and rumors are that he is battling depression again, something which he publicly acknowledged in the past. After being away from social...

A look at the Camping World Stadium, the home of WrestleMania 33

For the second time, the Camping World Stadium will be hosting WrestleMania, 9 years after WWE took WrestleMania 24 to the same location, then known as the Citrus Bowl. Located in downtown Orlando, the stadium is the home of the Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl and the Russell Athletic Bowl as well as a host of several college football games...

Betting odds for tonight’s WrestleMania 33

What a difference a few years make… Whereas, until a few years ago betting on WWE was at best, frowned upon by betting companies, it seems that such outlook is very rapidly changing. In the last few years, we have been noticing a rapid increase in the number of betting websites offering betting on outcomes of WWE matches. What is really...

NXT Takeover: Orlando report

NXT may be have cooled off in recent months, but their WrestleMania curtain-raiser was anything but cold. At least until the main event… During the pre-show they aired footage from Axxess of No Way Jose being beaten up by SAnitY – that leaves Jose off the card, so it’s either going to be a handicap match, or Jose’ll be replaced...

WWE Network schedule for WrestleMania Sunday

Tomorrow for WrestleMania, the WWE Network has a packed schedule which is dominated by replays of a couple of particular shows! At 1AM, there’s Kurt the Angle: Oh It’s True, It’s True interview with Corey Graves. At 1:30AM a replay of tonight’s NXT Takeover: Orlando, followed by another replay of the Kurt Angle sit-down interview. At...